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  • LAist
    So there’s that. Here’s what happened in the past 24 hours: The snow capped mountains form the backdrop for a walk in Huntington Beach this weekend. Californians have been told to stick close to home, even for their walks. The news cycle moves fast. Some stories don't pan out. Others get added. Consider this today's first draft.
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  • Business Wire
    HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Life Science Intelligence (LSI) has been tracking and publishing market data on the global personal protective equipment (PPE) market for the last decade. LSI has just published a special report, Covid-19 Impact on Global Market for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE): Gowns, Masks, Respirators to ...
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  • Orange County Register
    First Team: Lizzie Lovat, Huntington Beach; Elaina Davey, Huntington Beach; Morgan O’Connell, Huntington Beach; Sam Worley, Edison; Lily Worley, Edison; Emma Marsh, Marina; Victoria Wilcox, Fountain Valley. Second Team: Sierra Cavano, Huntington Beach; Jericho Callender, Huntington Beach; Ella Jensen, Edison; Madie Ambrose, Edison ...
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  • Orange County Register
    The teams that typically go out in groups of four to five have been cut to one or two. Recent beach crowds also posed a hazard to rescuers and lifeguards in Dana Point and Huntington Beach had to intervene when crowds got too close to struggling marine mammals. The center has asked many of its volunteers to stay home, and that means animal care ...
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  • Religion News Service
    HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. — Professor and Harvard graduate William Jeynes is organizing a National Day of Repentance for Easter, Sunday, April 12th. He is contacting governors to announce the proclamation for their states, and religious leaders to make the proclamation for their houses of worship and denominations. He is hopeful that President ...
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  • Orange County Register
    A week ago, Swartz got the idea to stack cardboard shelves of food and paper goods in the common area of her Huntington Beach apartment complex. A handwritten sign reads: “Take if you’re needy, but don’t be greedy.” “We have a lot of seniors here who can’t get to the store right now,” Swartz said. Like dozens of other kind souls ...
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  • KTLA
    As the businesses continue to operate, a number of stores have reported COVID-19 cases among employees, including a Vallarta Supermarkets location in Canoga Park and a Whole Foods store in Huntington Beach. Stores have been ramping up safety measures such as installing sneeze guards at cash registers and placing markers to encourage shoppers to ...
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  • Orange County Register
    Irvine, with 280,202 residents, counts 38 cases of cornavirus. Newport Beach, population 87,180, has 37 cases. Huntington Beach, 203,761, tallies 33 people affected by the virus. On the other end of the spectrum, the smaller cities of Stanton and Seal Beach each have one recorded case. Of the 431 total, 50 cases were from an unknown location ...
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  • Orange County Register
    Whole Foods confirmed Wednesday, March 25, that an unidentified employee at its market in the Bella Terra mall in Huntington Beach had tested positive and was quarantined. The company said it was identifying co-workers who’d come in contact with the infected employee, had made extra efforts to disinfect the store and was keeping its doors ...
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  • San Diego Union-Tribune
    Oceanside is rarity in allowing beach use, but officials there warn it depends on social distancing rules being followed
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  • CBS Boston / WBZ
    HUNTINGTON BEACH (CBSLA) — A Silver Alert has been issued for an elderly woman who went missing Saturday morning. 75-year-old Leslie Whitlinger was last seen around 8 a.m. in Bellflower. Whitlinger is 5’5″ 118 pounds. She’s believed to have been driving a white 2006 Miata, California license 5USG373. Courtesy: California Highway Patrol ...
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  • Orange County Register
    State officials approved Huntington Beach’s new housing plan, setting the stage to dismiss California’s first lawsuit against a city for failing to plan enough low-income housing. The Housing and Community Development Department’s decision comes seven weeks after the Huntington Beach City Council narrowly approved revisions to its housing ...
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  • Orange County Register
    In the wake of a Huntington Beach grocery worker testing positive for the coronavirus, local officials continue to defer to minimal state and federal guidelines for responding to such cases rather than pursue more exacting measures adopted by some counties. Meanwhile, it remains unknown how many grocery store workers in the state are infected ...
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  • Press-Telegram
    The cities with the most confirmed cases are Irvine with 33, Newport Beach with 32, Anaheim with 28 and Huntington Beach with 26. Another 27 cases are in unincorporated areas and cities with populations of under 25,000, and the county is still determining where 34 patients live. The cities with the most confirmed cases relative to their ...
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  • Press-Telegram
    Opponents pointed out that there is no legal guarantee of how the money would be spent; they also worried it could push tourists to Orange County cities, such as Huntington Beach and Newport Beach, that have lower hotel taxes. Mayor Robert Garcia was a champion of both measures. “Now that the results are final and certified, I want to thank ...
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