Inspired by the primitive, make-your-own-fun parks then trending around Europe, Adventure Playground opened in Huntington Beach in 1974 as an antidote to urban life. A child’s wonderland like no other, it was, basically, a big mud pit at the bottom of an ...
With Huntington Beach grounding its two other police helicopters after Saturday’s crash of the third one into Newport Harbor, killing one pilot and injuring another, the Sheriff’s Department will step in and provide air patrols for four cities.
Huntington Beach ~ Orange County Register ~ Sheriff
A Huntington Beach police officer injured in a helicopter crash in Newport Beach that killed a colleague on Saturday evening was released from the hospital, the department announced Sunday morning. “He’s doing well, but there’s still a lot of ...
Orange County Register ~ Police officer ~ Huntington Beach
A Huntington Beach police helicopter “crash-landed” in the water in Newport Beach on Saturday evening and a rescue operation was launched, officials said. One pilot died and another was injured. We can confirm that our police helicopter, HB1 ...
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Some of the best kneeboarders in the country showed up in Huntington Beach on Friday, Feb. 18, to battle it out on the south side of the pier. The 2022 Kneeboard Surfing USA Titles and Kneeboard Festival, which haven’t happened since 2019 because of the ...
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Over its first full year, the spacious Huntington Beach homeless shelter that opened in late 2020 provided harbor for hundreds of Huntington Beach residents. “It has been a very successful program,” said Jason Austin, the city’s director of ...
Huntington Beach ~ Orange County Register ~ Homeless shelter
Deciding who has the best chili recipe in Huntington Beach also benefits the local youth. Chili at the Beach hosted on Saturday, Feb. 12, in the Pier Plaza featured a chili cook-off among nearby Main Street restaurants,
Opponents of a proposed desalination plant in Huntington Beach have released a 3-D simulation of how water inching inland as sea levels rise in the future could flood the area to help make their argument against the project. Poseidon Water’s proposal for ...
Huntington Beach ~ Orange County Register ~ Desalination
In a way, Rockin’ Fig will forever look out at his favorite surf spot on the north side of the Huntington Beach Pier, where the iconic surfer caught countless waves through the decades. A bronze memorial with Rick “Rockin’ Fig” Fignetti’s image ...
Burt Call used to win championships at Santa Ana Mater Dei. Now he has Villa Park’s baseball program surging with a 12-1 record after a 7-5, eight-inning win over Foothill on Friday night. A three-run eighth was key for the Spartans after Foothill scored the tying run in the bottom of the seventh on an RBI single from Austin Overn.
The Canyon softball team defeated Yorba Linda 11-0 in a nonleague game. Take a look at the action and click here to see the scores and stats from Thursday’s games. Mater Dei softball tops No. 6 Orange Lutheran with wild finish Huntington Beach softball edges Los Alamitos,
Scrolling through my Facebook feed on Monday, I saw a message from Bremerton High School football coach Paul Theriault, who was trying to gauge interest in a possible alumni game between Bremerton and Olympic this June.
Graveside services for Al Walin are Monday, March 21 at 10 a.m. at Good Shepard Cemetery in Huntington Beach. Walin was He was a teacher and boys basketball coach there. He played basketball at the University of Nebraska where he played against Wilt Chamberlain and Oscar Robertson.