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Boys' Basketball: Edison stuns top-seeded Loyola to reach CIF Division 1A title game

Boys' Basketball: Edison stuns top-seeded Loyola to reach CIF Division 1A title game

The Edison High boys' basketball team is returning to a CIF Southern Section final for the first time in 21 years, and only the second time in program history, after the host Chargers polished off the top-seeded Los Angeles Loyola, 79-65, in a Division 1A semifinal Tuesday.

 

Huntington slaps 45-day moratorium on new massage parlors

The Huntington Beach City Council on Monday imposed a 45-day moratorium on new massage establishments in the city.

 

Council wants H.B. law to leave no doubt: Pot dispensaries are illegal

The Huntington Beach City Council wants to make something clear: Medical marijuana dispensaries are illegal in the city.

Woman dies in Huntington Beach motor-home fire

Huntington Beach police are investigating the death of a woman in a motor-home fire Wednesday.

 

No more red-light cameras, says Assemblyman Harper's new bill

State Assemblyman Matthew Harper (R-Huntington Beach) has introduced a bill to prohibit the installation of red-light cameras, a move that he says would improve safety and traffic flow on California streets.

 

In the Pipeline: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar stands tall as an author as well

He enters the room so silently that you don't notice until he's almost right next to you. He's dressed casually in jeans, a black warm-up jacket and a blue UCLA baseball cap. Quietly, he sits down at a small table.

Education

Golden West College, H.B. group brew education center for entrepreneurs

Golden West College, H.B. group brew education center for entrepreneurs

Budding entrepreneurs would get a boost for their business aspirations if Golden West College and the Oak View Renewal Partnership have...

Huntington High students donate 874 pairs of jeans to homeless

Huntington High students donate 874 pairs of jeans to homeless

Hundreds of used jeans that once were sprawled in teacher Gina Broesamle's classroom at Huntington Beach High School were placed in boxes...

3 closed campuses unlikely to fully reopen this school year, Ocean View told

The main buildings at three Huntington Beach schools closed because of asbestos concerns are unlikely to reopen this school year, the...

County told to investigate school district complaints about Rainbow waste facility

The Orange County Health Care Agency must reopen its review of a Huntington Beach waste management facility's five-year permit because of...

Some Hope View Elementary students return to school closed by asbestos fears

Some Hope View Elementary students return to school closed by asbestos fears

Four months after Hope View Elementary School was closed because of worries about asbestos, more than one-third of its students returned...

Crisis response dog knows her role: Roll over and play calm

Crisis response dog knows her role: Roll over and play calm

Draped over the top of a reporter's shoe inside a gazebo near the Huntington Beach Central Library, the golden retriever stretched out...

Politics

H.B. restaurant gets city OK to sell alcohol, despite protests to state over license

A restaurant that moved into downtown Huntington Beach last summer received permission from the city Tuesday night to sell beer and wine,...

Consultants pick 258 properties for H.B.'s historic sites list

A revised list of candidates for Huntington Beach's list of historic properties was reviewed by the Planning Commission on Tuesday.

Huntington pursuing freeze on Beach, Edinger residential projects

The Huntington Beach City Council is looking to freeze new residential developments along Beach Boulevard and Edinger Avenue in order to...

Pacific City apartment developer drops request for reduced parking

Pacific City apartment developer drops request for reduced parking

Much to the surprise of the Huntington Beach Planning Commission and residents, apartment developer UDR withdrew its request for fewer...

Huntington police pitch tighter rules on massage parlors

The Huntington Beach Police Department outlined proposals Tuesday for strengthening the city's regulations on massage establishments.

Huntington Beach repeals permit parking downtown

With little discussion, the Huntington Beach City Council voted Monday to repeal a recently imposed parking-permit district in the...

Public Safety

Driver arrested after car flips during crash

A Huntington Beach woman was arrested Saturday on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs and alcohol after her vehicle hit...

Fountain Valley man arrested in H.B. home burglary

A Fountain Valley man was arrested Saturday on allegations that he tried to steal tools from a Huntington Beach house that was being...

Huntington police officer cleared in lawsuit over child's custody

A federal jury has cleared a Huntington Beach police officer who was accused of illegally taking a boy from his mother.

H.B. woman who embezzled $3.5 million gets prison term

A Huntington Beach woman was sentenced Monday to 63 months in federal prison for embezzling about $3.5 million from her employer.

H.B. man sentenced to 55 years to life in woman's strangulation murder

A Huntington Beach man convicted of murdering a 21-year-old woman three years ago was sentenced Friday to 55 years to life in state prison.

Fountain Valley man killed in shooting

A man died after being shot multiple times Saturday in Fountain Valley, police said.

Business & Real Estate

Retail Therapy: Bold moves at Bella Terra

In good fashion: Young future divas are invited to the grand opening of the Bold Girlz party place at the Bella Terra...

Thieves cashing in on cardboard as waste company, city lose revenue

That cardboard box holding your newest household appliance may be more valuable than you think.

NFL great Tony Gonzalez lists his spot in Huntington Beach

NFL great Tony Gonzalez lists his spot in Huntington Beach

Tony Gonzalez, the former Huntington Beach High School standout and decorated NFL tight end, has put his home in Huntington Beach on...

Business owner victimized by scam urges others to be alert

A Fountain Valley business owner who lost hundreds of dollars in an elaborate phone scam is warning others to help them prevent a similar...

Times Community News names Russ Newton publisher

Times Community News names Russ Newton publisher

Russ Newton, a senior vice president with the Los Angeles Times, has been named publisher of Times Community News.

Retail Therapy: My Mickey for your Goofy

Pieces of flair: My-D Pins & Collectibles, 1215 S. Beach Blvd., Suite D, Anaheim, will host a free Disney pin and...

Obituaries

Velda Louise King
April 11, 1927 - November 21, 2014

Velda King died peacefully at age 87 at the Solheim Lutheran Home in Eagle Rock, CA. She was born in Riceville, Iowa along with her twin...

John Leo Greifendorff
November 25, 1946 - August 18, 2014

John was born in Seattle, WA & raised by Catholic Germans. He graduated from Seattle Prep, attended Gonzaga & Washington U., earning BAs...

Edna May Andre
June 3, 1922 - August 8, 2014

Edna May (Cummins) Andre, June 3rd 1922. She went to heaven on August 8th, 2014.

Janet Kittredge Shaw
July 11, 1920 - June 15, 2014

    Janet Shaw passed away peacefully on June 15 at home in Newport Beach surrounded by her family. Originally from Royal...

Nancy Estrin
December 3, 1930 - April 16, 2014

Born in New York City to Russian immigrants Sylvia and Paul Pollack (both deceased). Nancy had one brother Martin Pollack, who is also...

Dave Phillips May 30, 1935 - February 1, 2014

HB native, Dave Phillips, son of Eddie and Opal Phillips was a graduate of HBHS, Dave married Dorothy Hobbs and had two daughters, Pamela...

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