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RVINE, Calif. (Oct. 20, 2017): The City of Irvine has received the 2017 Sustainable Government of the Year Award for an initiative that promotes waste reduction and recycling at the Irvine Global Village Festival, the City’s signature event that draws about 20,000 people each year.
Irvine was honored for its Zero Waste Initiative on Thursday, Oct. 19 by Sustain OC, an organization that focuses on advancing sustainability and the cleantech industry in Orange County. The award was presented at its annual conference and expo. Continue reading
OCSD arrests suspect in Aliso Viejo double homicide
Aliso Viejo, Ca. (Oct. 13, 2017) – Luke William Ferguson, the 26-year-old man suspected of fatally shooting two people and wounding two others, was taken into custody Friday afternoon.
Deputies at approximately 2:50 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 12, responded to reports of shots fired at 6 Ashbury Court in The Hamptons community. Continue reading
All event proceeds will support Alzheimer’s disease research
Irvine, Calif., (October 5, 2017) — UCI MIND, Orange County’s only state and federally-funded Alzheimer’s disease research center, has announced that Maria Shriver, internationally renowned Alzheimer’s disease advocate, founder of The Women’s Alzheimer’s Movement, and former First Lady of California, will be honored at its 8th annual A December to Remember Gala on Saturday, December 2, 2017.
“Maria Shriver is a champion for Alzheimer’s disease research, and is a voice of strength for many families and individuals who are suffering as a result of this disease,” says Dr. Joshua Grill, Co-Director of UCI MIND. “We are proud to partner with Ms. Shriver and honor her important work that continues to shine a light on Alzheimer’s disease.”
Shriver is the founder of the Women’s Alzheimer’s Movement (WAM), a global alliance of individuals, organizations, researchers and industry leaders who are committed to studying Alzheimer’s disease and why it disproportionately affects women. Continue reading
IRVINE, Calif. (Oct. 11, 2017): Longtime Irvine City Manager Sean Joyce announced today his plan to retire in February 2018.
Joyce, 54, has served as Irvine City Manager since 2005. He has worked for four California cities, also serving as City Manager in Sierra Madre and South Pasadena. This month is his 30-year anniversary in public service. The City Council will determine the selection process for his replacement. Continue reading
Five suspects are in custody following a string of residential burglaries that led to an extensive search in an Irvine neighborhood on Wednesday.
Verasm Kevin Eam, 22, Ferdinand Morales Franco, 32, Tracy Nan, 32, and Kevin Paul Williams, 30, all of Long Beach, were arrested Wednesday after committing four residential burglaries in the Northwood Pointe neighborhood. Terry Nguyen Huynh, 21, of Newport Beach is charged with being an accessory to the crimes. Continue reading
How Ancient Christian Texts are Inspiring New Spiritual Practices
Irvine United Congregational Church is partnering with the Jesus Seminar on the Road program to better understand a collection of Christian texts found in Egypt that are becoming more accessible to the public, and inspiring new spiritual practices.
The event is led by guest scholars Celene Lillie of the Tanho Center in Colorado, and Natalie Perkins, a chaplain and lecturer based in New York City. Continue reading
Angels Pitchers to Visit Cox Solutions Store
Bridwell and Meyer will be at the store from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and will sign autographs for the first 200 people to arrive. Prizes will be awarded and food will be served while supplies last. Continue reading
ORANGE COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY NEWS RELEASE
Case # 16CF2706
Date: August 18, 2017
*Defendant previously charged with desensitizing and grooming minor trafficking victim by sexually assaulting her
SANTA ANA, Calif. – Additional charges were filed today against a man who operated a Craigslist “modeling” scheme to recruit teens and college students to then pimp and pander. The man was previously charged with desensitizing and grooming a minor human trafficking victim by sexually assaulting her.
Defendant: Gilbert Antonio Castillo, 39, Mission Viejo
Charged on Oct. 20, 2016, with the following felony charges: Continue reading