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Gang member gets 50-to-life in killing

Saturday November 1st, 2014 01:17:00 AM BY SEAN EMERY
Eight years after a Cal State Fullerton student was killed in an unprovoked attack outside a Halloween party, family members watched Friday as the killer was sentenced to prison. Orange County Superior Court Judge Steven D. Bromberg sentenced David...

A haunted Egypt rises in Sunset Beach

Friday October 31st, 2014 07:00:00 AM BY DANIEL LANGHORNE
SUNSET BEACH – Tony Nobles will bring mummies, pharaohs and a live camel to re-create a haunted ancient Egypt at a community center tonight. Nobles, a philanthropist and inventor, is hosting a haunted house at the Nobles Family Community Building,...

Video: H.B. man's LED stick-figure Glowy Zoey suit shines again with Minnie Mouse costume

Thursday October 30th, 2014 07:00:00 AM BY DANIEL LANGHORNE
Royce Hutain, 34, of Huntington Beach answered emails as early as 4 a.m. to ensure that hundreds of customers who purchased his costumes, which use strips of LED lights to illuminate the shape of a stick figure, have a happy Halloween. A YouTube...

Off-duty LAPD officer accused of exposing himself in Huntington Beach

Wednesday October 29th, 2014 09:33:00 PM BY ALMA FAUSTO
A 33-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of exposing himself in public in Huntington Beach, police said Wednesday. Police allege Ryan Eric Galliher of Huntington Beach committed a lewd act along an open pathway on Oct. 23 around 7:30 a.m. Galliher...

17-year-old girl dies day after getting hit by car in Huntington Beach

Wednesday October 29th, 2014 05:31:00 AM BY ALMA FAUSTO
A 17-year-old girl died Tuesday afternoon after she was hit by a car Monday morning in Huntington Beach. On Monday, officers got a call at about 5:35 a.m. of a traffic collision involving a pedestrian – later identified by the coroner’s office...

Ask the Teacher: Parent displeased with new math curriculum

Tuesday October 28th, 2014 08:26:00 PM BY CAROL VERAVANICH
Q. My child is in the third grade and I am fed up with the new math program our district purchased and is forcing the kids to learn. We have some progressive, makes-no-sense program that requires kids to count on fingers, get problems wrong to be...

Local screamers and hearses win at Trick or Treat Festival

Tuesday October 28th, 2014 06:36:20 PM
Hearses and screams from Fountain Valley and Huntington Beach residents were among the best during contests held at the 17th annual Trick or Treat Festival, Sunday at the Orange County Market Place in Costa Mesa. Michael Petrich of Fountain Valley...

El Viento Foundation presented with $10,000 grant

Tuesday October 28th, 2014 06:23:56 PM
El Viento Foundation received a $10,000 grant from the National Association of Independent Life Brokerage Agencies on Oct. 16 during a check presentation at Ocean View High School. Peter Holden, founder and chief executive officer of CPS Insurance...

After battling cancer and facing paralysis, H.B. man uses Halloween to lift everyone's spirits

Tuesday October 28th, 2014 06:10:00 PM By STEFAN WEICHERT
HUNTINGTON BEACH – Outside the Tucker family home, more than a dozen spiders sit atop the roof, ready to strike at any time. Gravestones with zombies digging their way out dot the yard, and a welcome sign made from bat wings greets visitors. It...

School of Rock comes to Surf City

Tuesday October 28th, 2014 05:39:00 PM BY DANIEL LANGHORNE
Larry Boodman said he believes playing in a band is what keeps learning music fun. He doesn’t mean a school marching band; he means a school rock band. “There are kids that are going to play classical music because their parents want them to play...