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Horace Mann Elementary School Celebrates 90th Anniversary

Horace Mann Elementary School is celebrating its 90th anniversary with a host of events scheduled throughout this school year. An alumni celebration took place last weekend, and a week-long multicultural celebration which begins Oct. 14 is another highlight of the scheduled events.

Another OC School Linked to Nazi Salute Scandal

Garden Grove Unified School District officials Monday condemned a video that made the rounds on social media showing members of the Pacifica High School boys' water polo team making a Nazi salute and singing a propaganda song.

UC Irvine Tops National List of Best College Values

When it comes to best bang for the buck in higher education, UC Irvine is tops in the nation, according to rankings released Monday by Money magazine.

Judge Denies City of Los Angeles Request to Toss NRA Lawsuit

A federal judge Monday denied a request by the city of Los Angeles to dismiss a National Rifle Association lawsuit challenging a new law requiring city contractors to disclose any ties they have to the gun- rights group.

Recently Released From Swedish Prison, A$AP Rocky To Perform At Honda Center

Rapper A$AP Rocky, who was cleared to return to the U.S. while awaiting a verdict in an assault case against him and two other Americans in Sweden, will perform this Sunday at the "Real Street Festival" in Anaheim as previously planned, organizers said Monday.

Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar Set to Speak in Orange

Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar is scheduled to hold a "meet and greet" in Orange Sunday, one day before she is set to join three fellow candidates for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination in San Diego for the annual conference of the nation's largest Hispanic civil rights and advocacy organization.

“At-Risk” Trees in Trousdale Slated for Removal

Thirteen Aleppo pine trees in Trousdale are slated for removal after City arborists finished a week-long assessment of 188 trees along Carla Ridge and adjacent streets.

Suspect Arraigned in Beverly Hills Armed Robbery

Aaron Christopher Newsom was arraigned Jan. 14 on charges stemming from the armed robbery on North Canon Drive on Jan. 11.

Arrest Made in Synagogue Vandalism

Horace Mann Elementary School Celebrates 90th Anniversary

Horace Mann Elementary School is celebrating its 90th anniversary with a host of events scheduled throughout this school year. An alumni celebration took place last weekend, and a week-long multicultural celebration which begins Oct. 14 is another highlight of the scheduled events.

Another OC School Linked to Nazi Salute Scandal

Garden Grove Unified School District officials Monday condemned a video that made the rounds on social media showing members of the Pacifica High School boys' water polo team making a Nazi salute and singing a propaganda song.

Ethics Commission Fines Former L.A. Planning Director More Than $280,000

 A former Los Angeles planning director was fined more than $281,000 by the city's Ethics Commission Tuesday for doing prohibited consulting work for developers shortly after leaving his municipal job.

Case Dismissed Against Man Accused of Stealing Frances McDormand’s Oscar

The criminal case against a man accused of stealing actress Frances McDormand's Oscar from a table at the Governors Ball after the 2018 Academy Awards was dismissed Tuesday.

UC Irvine Tops National List of Best College Values

When it comes to best bang for the buck in higher education, UC Irvine is tops in the nation, according to rankings released Monday by Money magazine.

Judge Denies City of Los Angeles Request to Toss NRA Lawsuit

A federal judge Monday denied a request by the city of Los Angeles to dismiss a National Rifle Association lawsuit challenging a new law requiring city contractors to disclose any ties they have to the gun- rights group.

Los Angeles County Cancels Jail Contract

Criminal justice advocates celebrated Tuesday and Sheriff Alex Villanueva warned of potentially deadly consequences as the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted to cancel a $1.7 billion contract for a downtown mental health treatment center to replace Men's Central Jail.
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