State reviewing Orange County toll road finances

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) – Orange County’s toll roads, paved with good intentions, are now the target of a state investigation after borrowing billions of dollars and struggling to attract riders.


Activists want roadside memorial to honor fish

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) – Animal activists want a California roadside memorial sign to honor fish killed during a container truck crash. People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals volunteer Dina Kourda told Irvine’s street maintenance […]


Irvine may sell park land after depleting funds

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) – The city of Irvine is considering selling off more than 1,000 acres of land that had been destined for a signature park to rival the likes of New York City’s Central […]


Autistic teen sues Irvine school district

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) – An autistic teenager who was dragged from class and handcuffed has sued the Irvine Unified School District. The Orange County Register says the federal suit claims excessive force was used on […]


Irvine man charged with murder in father's death

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) – A Southern California man arrested in Colorado has been indicted by an Orange County Grand Jury for last month’s fatal shooting of his 60-year-old father at the Irvine home the men […]


200 scholarship semifinalists are from the OC

SANTA ANA (CNS) – Two hundred Orange County students have been selected National Merit Scholarship Program semifinalists, officials announced today. The local students are among the about 16,000 semifinalists nationally in the 58th annual National […]


Professor pleads not guilty to arson charges

(CNS) – A UC Irvine professor accused of setting a series of fires and making plans to kill students and administrators at an Irvine high school that his son attended before taking his own life […]


Man commits suicide after Irvine police standoff

(AP) – Orange County authorities say a man has killed himself during a standoff with police at an Irvine home. Irvine police Lt. Julia Engen tells the Orange County Register that officers went to the […]




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