Petitioners behind a proposed new charter school in South Orange County are looking for approval from the Orange County Board of Education, following a lack of decisive action from the Capistrano Unified School District Board of Trustees.
Caden Taylor, a Dana Hills High junior and goaltender for the Capistrano Coyotes hockey club, recently donated thousands of dollars’ worth of street and ice hockey equipment to the Boys & Girls Club of the South Coast Area.
The San Clemente City Council approved an ordinance on second reading that will allow MemorialCare to build a mixed-use development on its former hospital site. The council’s formal approval comes as members of the community have lobbed unfounded claims that Mayor Pro Tem Chris Duncan violated ethics rules by holding improper discussions with MemorialCare—allegations that both Duncan and the medical group dispute.
Fire Capt. Corey Larson of the Orange County Fire Authority was named Firefighter of the Year on Thursday, Nov 17, while Deputy Zachary Heitmann of the Orange County Sheriff’s Department was awarded the Deputy of the Year.
As South Orange County residents continue to await the full, official results from last week’s Midterm Elections, tallies from the Orange County Registrar of Voters indicate much more counting remains.
The San Clemente City Council chose not to send a letter urging the Orange County Board of Supervisors not to sign off on “unreasonable pay raises” during the board’s labor negotiations with the Association of Orange County Deputy Sheriff’s.