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Two suspects arrested for copper wire theft


Daniel Villanueva

Irvine Police Department Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, PRESS RELEASE #04-25-15

Subject: Two Suspects Arrested for Copper Wire Theft

Contact : Farrah Emami, Public Information Officer, 949-724-7112, femami@cityofirvine.org

IRVINE, CA – Two suspects have been arrested for stealing copper wire in Irvine. Daniel Villanueva, 35, and Jose Rene Romeroocampo, 35, were arrested for grand theft, vandalism and possession of burglary tools.
At approximately 2:50 a.m. today, April 25, 2015, an Irvine Police Department officer was patrolling the area of Sand Canyon Avenue and the I-405. The officer observed Villanueva and Romeroocampo run across Sand Canyon Avenue from a parking lot toward a bike trail on the west side of the street.

The officer contacted the two suspects and determined that they were carrying wire cutters, gloves, flashlights, a screwdriver, knifes, and other burglary tools. In a subsequent search of the suspects’ vehicle, the officer located a 2-foot long piece of heavy-gauge copper wire and other burglary tools. Read more…

 
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Suspect arrested for copper wire theft

Armando Arroyo

Irvine Police Department Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, PRESS RELEASE #04-28-15

Subject: Suspect Arrested for Copper Wire Theft

Contact : Farrah Emami, Public Information, Officer 949-724-7112, femami@cityofirvine.org

IRVINE, CA – A suspect has been arrested for stealing copper wire from light posts in Irvine. Armando Arroyo, 38, was arrested on charges of grand theft and conspiracy to commit grand theft.

At approximately 12:30 p.m. yesterday, April 27, 2015, a City of Irvine landscape contractor observed two subjects on bicycles stealing copper wire from light posts along the bike path between Jeffrey Road and Sand Canyon Avenue on the south side of I-405. Read more…

 
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Artists Gather in The Living Room at the Great Park Gallery

Published on April 28, 2015 by in News

By jbalta

IRVINE – Join us in The Living Room, a new exhibition at the Great Park Gallery that provides a community gathering place for engaging and intimate conversations with local artists set among a collection of nostalgic mural art and décor. Expect collaboration and inspiration as The Living Room hosts a variety of guest speakers on […]

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More Flights and More Rides as New Great Park Balloon and Carousel Pricing Launches Thursday, January 16

Published on April 28, 2015 by in News

By jbalta

IRVINE – The Orange County Great Park launches a new standard pricing structure for the Great Park Balloon and Carousel tomorrow, January 16, designed to provide more opportunities for families, children and large groups to enjoy the iconic Great Park attractions. The new standard pricing includes “Family & Friends” packages for both the Great Park […]

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Circus Vargas arrives at Great Park

Published on April 28, 2015 by in News

By jbalta

Circus Vargas has pitched its tent at the Orange County Great Park’s Festival Site and will be hosting ticketed shows through May 4. The world-famous circus does not use animals in its programs. Click here for information and tickets.

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The Living Room

Published on April 28, 2015 by in News

By jbalta

The Living Room is an installation space that provides a community gathering place for engaging, intimate conversations with local artists set among a collection of nostalgic mural art and décor. Exhibition décor, curated by Yevgeniya Mikhailik, features artwork by Orange County artists Jennie Cotterill and Chantal deFelice.

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Haggen grocery stores are coming in May to Orange County

Haggen Food and Pharmacy

HELLO HAGGEN, GOODBYE HASSLE

Haggen Brings Exciting New One-Stop Grocery Shopping Experience to California, Arizona & Nevada

Conversion of 100 New Stores Taking Place March-June

Irvine, Calif. (April 2015) – West Coast regional grocery chain Haggen (pronounced “hay-gunn”) took ownership of its very first store in California, the Albertsons located at 7660 El Camino Real in Carlsbad, California, at 12:01 am Monday, March 9. The new store, refreshed to reflect Haggen’s focus on fresh, locally sourced products alongside everyday big brands, opened its doors to La Costa shoppers on Wednesday, March 11. The store was the first of 100 stores in California, Arizona and Nevada it plans to acquire and convert to the Haggen brand in the first half of 2015.

Once the acquisition is completed, Haggen will expand from 18 stores with 16 pharmacies to 164 stores with 106 pharmacies; from 2,000 employees to more than 10,000 employees; and from a Pacific Northwest company with locations in Oregon and Washington to a major regional grocery chain with locations in Washington, Oregon, California, Nevada and Arizona. Read more…

 
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Your Mom Rock’s Mother’s Day Party

Published on April 27, 2015 by in News

05/10/2015 to 05/10/2015 –

It’s no secret, your mom rocks, and we’re throwing the leading lady in your life a party to celebrate how awesome she really is. Sunday brunch gets a little touch of style with an outdoor affair centered around simply having a blast. Dig in to brunch favorites straight from mom’s recipe book like brioche French toast, eggs in a basket, quiche Lorraine, chicken pot pie, make-your-own mac n’ cheese, a scone bar with homemade jams and much more.

Celebrate with endless mimosas, capture a few in-the-moment memories with our selfie sticks and take home a gift created just for the rock star in your life.

Reservations and tickets can be purchased online. Advance payment required.

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The Fifth of May

Published on April 26, 2015 by in News

05/05/2015 to 05/05/2015 – Taco Tuesday meets Cinco de Mayo at Red Bar and Lounge with Chef Jason’s taco bar, $2.50 Mexican beers and all-day specialty cocktails like the Mexican lollipop, Tequila and Dawn and Mexican Mule. …read more

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Family of missing woman offers $5K reward

Erica Alonso pic

NEWS, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contacts: Lt. Jeff Hallock, 714.904.7042, JHallock@ocsd.org; Emily Osterberg, 714.647.1840, EOsterberg@ocsd.org

Family of Missing Woman Offers $5K Reward

SANTA ANA, Calif. – (April 22, 2015) – The family of Erica Alonso, missing since February 15, 2015, has offered a $5K reward for information leading to her whereabouts. Alonso went missing early on the morning of Sunday, February 15, 2015, after leaving her boyfriend’s house in the city of Irvine. She is believed to have driven away in her 2014 Honda Civic, which has since been located in the city of Aliso Viejo, approximately one mile from her residence.

Alonso’s family has remained hopeful and active in support of investigators’ efforts to distribute information about the missing person case. Over the course of the last several weeks the family has raised funds to be able to offer a reward. After raising approximately $3K, an Orange County Sheriff’s Department reserve deputy donated the final $2K in order to reach the $5K goal. Read more…

 
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