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Club H Volleyball holding open tryouts

Tuesday September 30th, 2014 05:55:00 PM
The Club H Volleyball team is holding tryouts for girls ages 12-18 from Friday to Oct. 12. Each age group will try out at a different time, with the first being 17- and 18-year-olds Friday 5-7 p.m. All tryouts will take place at either Golden West...

Former PTO president pleads guilty to embezzlement

Tuesday September 30th, 2014 05:34:50 PM
WESTMINSTER – A former president of the Parent Teacher Organization at Sun View Elementary School in Huntington Beach admitted embezzling from the group and was expected to pay back $16,000 by Friday to avoid jail time. On Monday, court officials...

What's that in the water? These rare sea creatures reported near O.C.

Tuesday September 30th, 2014 01:41:00 PM BY NICOLE SHINE AND ANNA ILIFF
The ocean oddities arrived all summer. The glow-in-the-dark organisms called pyrosomes washed ashore at Corona del Mar State Beach this month. The blue, jellyfish-like creatures known as “By-the-wind sailors,” invaded the same shores a bit...

Edison falls to second Trinity league foe

Tuesday September 30th, 2014 04:54:00 AM BY KENNY CONNOLLY
Mater Dei’s defense had Dave White’s stamp of approval well before kickoff. “They’re phenomenal,” the longtime Edison coach said during pregame warmups. “As good as I’ve seen.” While White’s initial compliments stemmed from hours of...

Huntington Beach boys water polo coach resigns

Tuesday September 30th, 2014 04:45:20 AM BY DAN ALBANO
Huntington Beach boys water polo coach Brian Anderson, who helped build the Oilers into one of Orange County’s top programs, has resigned for personal reasons just weeks into one of the school’s most anticipated seasons, the coach and school...

Customer service golden at Rainbow Disposal

Monday September 29th, 2014 06:58:35 PM EVA KILGORE
RAINBOW DISPOSAL I was so impressed with the personalized service I got from Rainbow Disposal last week. Our blue trash container was old and cracked. One call to Rainbow Disposal, and the problem was solved. We put out the old container on Friday,...

Motorcyclist killed in Huntington Beach crash

Monday September 29th, 2014 04:39:00 PM BY SCOTT SCHWEBKE
HUNTINGTON BEACH – A 23-year-old man was killed when his motorcycle collided with a van Sunday night in Huntington Beach. The accidents happened about 8:40 p.m. near Pacific Coast Highway and 8th Street, according to Huntington Beach police. Devin...

He's a major league Disneyland fan - logging 1,000 days straight

Monday September 29th, 2014 01:45:00 PM BY JOSEPH PIMENTEL
ANAHEIM – Call him the Iron Man of Disneyland. Huntington Beach’s Jeff Reitz, 41, continues to set an unofficial record that makes him the Cal Ripken Jr. of Disneyland. On Friday, wearing his trademark tan boonie hat, Reitz pumped both fists up...

Canines carve the waves at Surf City Surf Dog competition

Monday September 29th, 2014 01:43:00 AM
The sport of dog surfing is riding high. The sixth annual Surf City Surf Dog competition in Huntington Beach on Sunday was the most popular in its young history – attracting approximately 2,500 people, raising an early estimate of more that $6,000...

School board member says there's asbestos danger at Huntington campus

Saturday September 27th, 2014 02:46:00 AM BY JORDAN GRAHAM
A Huntington Beach school board member alleged Thursday that the Ocean View School District endangered students and employees by exposing them to asbestos during a district-wide construction project this summer and fall. John Briscoe filed a...