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CIF-SS Council votes down dead period proposal

By Steve Fryer LONG BEACH – A proposal that would have set the summer dead period to the same days for all CIF-Southern Section member schools was voted down by the CIF-SS Council at its meeting Wednesday. Currently high school sports teams must have a three-week summer dead period to be taken any time between…

Part of Westminster strip mall going up in flames

By Brian Rokos A two-alarm fire was raging in a strip mall in Westminster on Wednesday afternoon, Jan. 23. The fire at 9241 Bishop Place was believed to have started in a bridal shop, Orange County Fire Authority Capt. Larry Kurtz said. There was no immediate word on injuries, Kurtz said. Related Articles Orange takes…

Dirty Heads celebrated its new beer with fans at Four Sons Brewing

By Kelli Skye Fadroski The Dirty Heads kicked off the official release of their Vacation pineapple session ale beer collaboration with Four Sons Brewing with celebratory cheers and an intimate, acoustic concert for about 500 fans at the Huntington Beach brewery on Friday. During the event, band members Matt Ochoa, Dustin “Duddy B” Bushnell, Jon Olazabal,…

Suspect in Rowland Heights fatal hit and run identified

By Mike Cruz A man investigators say fled in his car after fatally hitting a 75-year-old woman who was crossing the street with her husband in Rowland Heights was identified Wednesday. Scott Patrick Dooley, 46, of Rowland Heights, turned himself in Tuesday morning. He was arrested by California Highway Patrol officers from Santa Fe Springs…

Let’s stop giving mass shooters media coverage: Letters

By Letters to the Editor Regarding mass shootings, we need to stop giving shooters the notoriety they seek. A big part of the reasons these kids and adults do these things is to get attention and notoriety.We stopped advertising cigarettes because they are so bad, so stop advertising the acts of mentally unstable people who…