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  • Orange County Register
    A bicyclist injured in a crash with an SUV in Huntington Beach has been pronounced brain dead, police said. The 57-year-old Anaheim man was injured about 6:30 a.m. Friday at Gothard Street and Heil Avenue, according to the Huntington Beach Police Department. The driver of the 2003 Ford Expedition involved in the crash, a 34-year-old Huntington ...
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  • Orange County Register
    Santa takes photos with guests during the annual “Light a Light of Love” holiday celebration and fundraiser in Huntington Beach on Sunday, December 8, 2019 to benefit nonprofit Waymakers’ Huntington Beach Youth Shelter. (Photo by Leonard Ortiz ...
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  • Orange County Register
    With Poseidon Water’s plans for a Huntington Beach desalination plant approaching the homestretch, critics were as adamant as ever at a Friday workshop, where dozens complained the proposal is environmentally flawed, unneeded and would jack up water rates.
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  • Orange County Register
    Natalie Kotsch had a vision: to make the Huntington Beach International Surfing Museum a world-class destination for people looking to soak in the area’s rich surf culture. But how to create such a place has long been debated. And now the city is looking ...
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  • Orange County Register
    A man who slipped in ankle-deep water in Huntington Beach held on to a drain pipe for hours until he was found by bystanders and later pulled to safety by rescue crews Wednesday, Dec. 4. The man, who was from out of town and is in his late 50s, declined a ...
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  • KTLA
    Firefighters rescued a man who got stuck in flooded waters near a drainage pipe in Huntington Beach Wednesday morning, officials said. Chip Yost reports for the KTLA 5 News at 1 on Dec. 4, 2019.
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  • Orange County Register
    The city of Huntington Beach will reconsider its earlier decision to reject a 48-unit condo project near retail and apartments, putting on hold a lawsuit accusing Surf City of restricting homebuilding at the behest of “NIMBYs,” officials said.
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  • Orange County Register
    The eight-event season kicks off with the Huntington Beach event May 1-3, while Hermosa Beach (July 24-26) and Manhattan Beach (Aug. 14-16) received their traditional summer slots. The tour again has stops in Austin, Texas, New York City, Seattle and Chicago and will again conclude in Hawaii.
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  • Orange County Register
    A 69-year-old man died Tuesday night, Nov. 26, after getting struck by a car in Huntington Beach, police said. Officer were called about the collision shortly before 7:30 a.m. at Goldenwest Street and Tucana Drive, Huntington Beach police Sgt. Eric Warken ...
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  • Orange County Register
    The crash that claimed the lives of 58-year-old Eileen Sayegh of Anaheim and 56-year-old Denise Leverenz of Huntington Beach happened about 4:20 p.m. Thursday, at Beach Boulevard and Roosevelt Avenue, according to Westminster police Cmdr. Alan Iwashita and the coroner’s office. Sayegh died at the scene and was the driver of one of the ...
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  • OC Weekly
    As late as the 1800s, the area now known as the Huntington Beach wetlands comprised about 3,000 acres. But industrialization and land development over the last century has reduced those wetlands to less than 200 acres, according to the Huntington Beach Wetlands Conservancy. Somehow, the endangered least tern still has a nesting site at the ...
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  • Orange County Register
    Protesters at Huntington Beach City Hall Monday, Nov. 18, made it clear that they would not accept development of the “Magnolia Tank Farm” without a fight. During the busy 5 p.m. rush hour, about 30 people stood along Main Street waving signs with such ...
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  • Orange County Register
    “Everything in the ocean makes sense. I can look at a wave and determine what will happen,” Fisher said in a 2009 interview on the north side of the Huntington Beach Pier. At the time, the 17-year-old was facing an uncertain future after his first brain tumor diagnosis. Fisher, who had the Huntington Beach surf community rally around him to ...
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  • Orange County Register
    That started the ball rolling. He then recruited three fellow Surfrider Foundation activists: Huntington Beach’s Laurie Hammond, Tony Soriano and a third man who asked not to be named to avoid conflicts with the boss at his day job. The four, who all ...
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  • Orange County Register
    Beach Boulevard connects so much of Orange County, from La Habra to Huntington Beach, and now city leaders want to connect with residents over their desire to further rejuvenate the historic stretch. Meet on Beach on Sunday, Nov. 17, involves the seven ...
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