OCEA Media Brief
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November 18, 2019
Today: 2020 candidates for OC supervisor come into view; Santa Ana residents say landlords are evicting them ahead of new state law and, operator of defunct OC drug rehab centers indicted for fraud.
November 15, 2019
Today: Landslide shuts down section of popular beach trail in San Clemente; Child Abuse Prevention Center is now The Priority Center and, So Cal job engine churns out 112,000-plus positions in a year.
November 14, 2019
Today: Angels and Anaheim to hammer out new stadium deal before 2020; : San Clemente holds forum on the 241 extension and, two teens die in Saugus High shooting that leaves 5 others injured.
November 13, 2019
Today: Westminster recall group claims to have the signatures to trigger special election of council majority; Phil Bacerra appears to win Santa Ana council seat and, 400 beds now available to homeless people at OC armories.
November 12, 2019
Today: Community salutes veterans at OC Fairgrounds Heroes Hall; Irvine commuting costs ranked 4th-worst in nation and, Thousands of UC workers to strike Wednesday, protesting job outsourcing.
November 7, 2019
Today: Results tighten as vote-counting continues for Santa Ana council seat; Stanton voters back taxes in early returns and, Reporters’ Committee for Freedom of the Press support Fullerton blogger.
November 5, 2019
Today: Five candidates vie for open San Clemente City Council seat; it's Election Day in Santa Ana for council and school board seats and, who are the big political donors in Orange County?
November 4, 2019
Today: Fullerton resident challenges decision to block publishing of secret city hall documents; Board of Supervisors consider $1.4 million agreement for behavioral health training and, Newport Beach residents ready to sue over possible homeless shelter.
November 1, 2019
Today: Yorba Linda’s new heli-hydrant offers firefighting helicopters closer refill; Doheny desalination plant still on track despite higher cost estimates and UC Irvine classes teaches students the science of compassion.
October 31, 2019
Today: Happy Halloween: All dressed up and ready for candy; legislators push for stronger regulation of addiction-treatment industry and, Anaheim City Council shelves mobile home rent control ordinance.