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13 More Awesome Ways Residents Help Build Communities

13 More Awesome Ways Residents Help Build Communities

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
11 Years After 'Heaven,' What Life is Like for the Burpo Family

11 Years After 'Heaven,' What Life is Like for the Burpo Family

The movie, in stores July 22, is about a real-life boy who says he went to Heaven and met Jesus during surgery. We spoke with the family behind the film about how it can help start a discuss
24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
PHOTOS: 55 Explorers Put a Week in at O.C. Fire Academy

PHOTOS: 55 Explorers Put a Week in at O.C. Fire Academy

Our future firefighters get a taste for the job.
What You Need to Know if You Want to Run For Lake Forest City Council

What You Need to Know if You Want to Run For Lake Forest City Council

The time to take out nominating papers begins Monday.
'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes': Trailer + Review

'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes': Trailer + Review

Cinema Siren says: Spectacular Simians should make Dawn the brightest of summer blockbusters.
Everyday Inspirations: Incredible Ways People Give Back Locally

Everyday Inspirations: Incredible Ways People Give Back Locally

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
Orange County Gets Its First Case of West Nile This Year

Orange County Gets Its First Case of West Nile This Year

The man is now recovering. There have been 10 reports of West Nile virus in the state so far this year.
DUI Total for the Long 4th of July Weekend in Orange County: 214 Arrests

DUI Total for the Long 4th of July Weekend in Orange County: 214 Arrests

There were no DUI-related deaths reported during the four-day campaign.
Foothill Ranch Boy Is Really Good at Pokémon, Really, Really Good

Foothill Ranch Boy Is Really Good at Pokémon, Really, Really Good

Tyler Corliss is representing at the Pokémon Nationals this weekend after winning the Nevada State Pokémon Junior Championship.
Man Suspected of DUI Leads Officers on 95-Minute Chase, Starting from Lake Forest

Man Suspected of DUI Leads Officers on 95-Minute Chase, Starting from Lake Forest

After a brief pursuit by sheriff's deputies, the suspect drove onto the northbound lanes of Interstate 5, where he was pursued by CHP officers.
Fire Damages Kitchen in Laguna Woods

Fire Damages Kitchen in Laguna Woods

Fortunately, it did not spread to any of the other units in the building.
'Market Duo' Bandits Get Lengthy Prison Terms

'Market Duo' Bandits Get Lengthy Prison Terms

Andres Soto Jr. and Richard Valdez robbed five banks located in supermarkets throughout Orange County, including Lake Forest and Seal Beach.
Former Lake Forest Planning Commissioner Accused of Possessing, Distributing Child Porn

Former Lake Forest Planning Commissioner Accused of Possessing, Distributing Child Porn

Jerry J. Zechmeister, 61, of Lake Forest, was taken into custody by investigators from the Orange County Child Exploitation Task Force Thursday.
'How to Train Your Dragon 2': Review and Director Interview

'How to Train Your Dragon 2': Review and Director Interview

Cinema Siren gives it 5 stars, saying it's fierier than the first, with twice the dragons.
OC Students Vying for $25K Prize in Science Competition

OC Students Vying for $25K Prize in Science Competition

The Lake Forest eighth-graders designed a system using corn meal instead of commercial pesticides to ward off an ant invasion.
Westminster Man Found Guilty of Scalding Baby Girl

Westminster Man Found Guilty of Scalding Baby Girl

Alfred Alexander Hollimon, 24, was sentenced to 25 years in prison.
Public Hearing Set on Proposed Cost-Sharing Agreement for Closing San Onofre

Public Hearing Set on Proposed Cost-Sharing Agreement for Closing San Onofre

The meeting is set for 4 p.m., June 16 at the Costa Mesa Neighborhood Community Center, 1845 Park Ave. in Costa Mesa.
UC Irvine Law School Granted Full Accreditation

UC Irvine Law School Granted Full Accreditation

The law school was opened in 2009, the first new public school in state in nearly 50 years.
Injured Local Boy Inspires Lake Forest Firefighters to Smash up Cars for Burn Institute

Injured Local Boy Inspires Lake Forest Firefighters to Smash up Cars for Burn Institute

For the first time, they're participating in the 24th Annual Fire and Safety Expo/Firefighter Demolition Derby.