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Police Fire on Suspected Car Thief

This story was updated Monday, July 3. A suspected car thief, cornered in the backyard of a home after fleeing from police who had fired on his vehicle, surrendered without incident Sunday evening, police said. Police arrested Richard Lyle Lewis, 55, of Redlands, who was behind...


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UCI Summer Programs Offer Scholarships UC Irvine’s Claire Trevor School of the Arts received a grant that will fund as need-based scholarships for Orange County students to attend the Summer Academies in the Arts, for middle and high school students ages 13-18.  They offer...


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As expected, a registered sex offender previously charged with sexually assaulting eight women in a Laguna Beach rug store has been charged with assaulting three more who came forward as a result of news accounts, prosecutors said.


Parent Proposes Alternative to School Suspension

Editor, Responding to recent comments regarding district lawsuits, I applaud questioning use of taxpayer dollars, school authority, embracing teachable moments and demanding change in school culture. This event accelerated district-wide training of staff, athletic leadership and...