Newport Beach Police Department
The Newport Beach Police Department is advising everyone to please avoid MacArthur Blvd in both directions, between Bonita Canyon Road and San Miguel Dr.
Traffic is severely congested in the area due to the MacArthur Blvd Pavement Rehabilitation project. Continue reading
The City of Irvine will co-host the groundbreaking of a Community Ice Facility at the Orange County Great Park on Thursday, February 16th at 10 am. When open in 2018, the facility will be the largest in California and one of the largest in the country. Co-host H&S Ventures, an affiliate of the Anaheim Ducks, will have visual presentations and more information about the facility at the groundbreaking.
The 270,000-square-foot ice facility, to be built, operated and maintained by the affiliate, will have three National Hockey League-standard ice rinks and one Olympic size, to include a 2,500-seat arena. Continue reading
Irvine Seeking Community Advisory Members for Children, Youth and Families Committee
The City of Irvine is accepting applications to fill two community member-at-large vacancies on the Irvine Children, Youth and Families Advisory Committee (ICYFAC). Comprised of 15 members, the ICYFAC is an advisory body to the Community Services Commission, and provides ongoing review and evaluation of the Irvine Strategic Plan for Children, Youth and Families.
The Strategic Plan for Children, Youth and Families focus areas include: Continue reading
Kristina Marie Hosea, 44, a woman from Corona, was sentenced on Monday to more than two years in federal prison for embezzling nearly $516,000 from Advanced Real Estate Services, the Irvine-based real estate company that employed her, according to the O.C. Register.
Hosea was sentenced to a 27-month prioson term and she was also ordered to pay back more than $515,000 in restitution. She will begin serving her sentence on Feb. 21. Continue reading
SATURDAY, APRIL 29TH, 2017- 9:00 AM
Join us for a fun time at the Second Annual FINDcures Run/Walk Event to help raise awareness and support individuals and families during life changing challenges and adjustments.
Nearly 17% of the world’s population (1 in every 6 people) suffer from a neurological disorder of some sort.
William R. Mason Regional Park at 18712 University Drive Irvine, CA 92612 (Corner of Culver & University) Continue reading
Daniel Cervantes, a 27-year-old man who lived in Santa Ana with his parents was arrested by the Irvine Police tonight on suspicion of stealing high-end jewelry, including an engagement ring from 1892, from at least four people who asked them to do work on the pieces, according to the O.C. Register.
Cervantes, a former employee at Nathan Alan Jewelers, told the victims that he could polish or resize their engagement or wedding rings. However he would never return the jewelry to his customers – even after they paid him for his services. Continue reading
ORANGE COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY NEWS RELEASE
Case # 17CF0268, # 17CF0269
February 2, 2017
*Over $469,000 in cash was seized from the defendant at his arrest; Female co-defendant also charged after 8-month investigation by the Orange County Human Trafficking Task Force
SANTA ANA, Calif. – The Orange County Human Trafficking Task Force (OCHTTF) is seeking potential additional victims of a brothel ringleader charged today with pandering 29 women to commit prostitution at high-end apartments in Irvine. Fadi Boulos Chaiban, 53, Ladera Ranch, is charged with 29 felony counts of pandering, three felony counts of pimping, and two felony counts of conspiracy to commit pandering. If convicted, he faces a maximum sentence of 45 years and four months in state prison. The defendant is being held on $3 million bail and must prove the money is from a legal and legitimate source before posting bond. Continue reading
When the police arrived at the scene they found two dead people and arrested a 37-year old man, Nolan Pascal Pillay, in connection with the shooting. Continue reading