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October 19, 1990
These are the candidates running for two seats on the North Orange County Community College District Board of Trustees in the Nov. 6 election. Trustee Area 1Leonard L. Lahtinen Age: 56 Occupation: High school teacher Background: Teacher for 34 years; former president, Anaheim Secondary Teachers Assn.
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May 15, 2001 | From Times staff reports
The North Orange County Community College District on Monday bought the vacant Martin Luther Hospital Anaheim, where it plans to open a satellite campus. The district paid $10.5 million for the 270,000-square-foot building at 1830 W. Romneya Drive. The campus is scheduled to open in August 2002. The district has campuses in Fullerton and Cypress. Officials have long discussed opening a site more conveniently located for residents of Anaheim, the district's most populous city.
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April 24, 1990 | JERRY HICKS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The district attorney's office announced Monday that no criminal charges will be filed against a former chancellor of the North Orange County Community College District, who was fired last year after being accused by trustees of misappropriating funds. James S.
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December 11, 2000 | JEFF GOTTLIEB, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The more than 800 part-time instructors in the North Orange County Community College District have become the last of their brethren in the county to have union representation. While teachers in the county's other community college districts belong to unions that represent all faculty, the part-time instructors in North Orange County are the only ones to form their own bargaining unit, and one of the few in the state.
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May 3, 1999 | Christine Castro, (714) 966-7440
North Orange County Community College District Chancellor Tom Harris Jr. has announced his retirement, effective June 30. During his nine-year tenure, Harris led the district through both lean budget years and times of increased state funding for new construction and programs. Last fall, the district was the only entity in Orange County to fully recover its losses from the county bankruptcy.
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August 5, 1997
Jeffrey O. Horsley, North Orange County Community College District's director of personnel operations, has been promoted to vice chancellor of human resources. Horsley, 46, will oversee the district's human resources department, which handles labor negotiations and implementation of statewide policies affecting personnel. He worked as a health science instructor at Cypress College for 16 years before becoming a district administrator in 1994. --BY MIMI KO CRUZ AND JOHN CANALIS
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May 8, 1998 | LISA ADDISON and MIMI KO CRUZ
Donna Hatchett, North Orange County Community College District's director of public affairs, has been named the "1998 Communicator of the Year" by the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations. Hatchett manages marketing and public relations for the district, which governs Fullerton and Cypress colleges and an adult-education program based in Yorba Linda. She also teaches public relations at Fullerton College.
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May 15, 2001 | From Times staff reports
The North Orange County Community College District on Monday bought the vacant Martin Luther Hospital Anaheim, where it plans to open a satellite campus. The district paid $10.5 million for the 270,000-square-foot building at 1830 W. Romneya Drive. The campus is scheduled to open in August 2002. The district has campuses in Fullerton and Cypress. Officials have long discussed opening a site more conveniently located for residents of Anaheim, the district's most populous city.
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January 30, 1998 | JEFF KASS
The school board has declined to issue a resolution asking the North Orange County Community College District to drop a bankruptcy-related lawsuit. The Santa Ana Unified School District's proposed resolution died due to a lack of support. Board members this week said the college district may have good cause to pursue its lawsuit.
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January 22, 1997 | MIMI KO CRUZ and JOHN CANALIS and LORI HAYCOX
A retired high school teacher, a college director and a former mayor have been chosen by their colleagues on the North Orange County Community College District Board of Trustees to serve as officers for 1997. Trustees Leonard L. Lahtinen, Nancy M. Rice and Molly McClanahan were selected as president, vice president and secretary, respectively. Lahtinen, a retired teacher of government, was elected to the board in 1990 to complete an unfinished term and was reelected in 1992.
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November 28, 2000 | MATTHEW EBNET, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Officials with the North Orange County Community College District are considering plans to build an educational center in Anaheim, which could house more than a dozen classrooms and offer Anaheim its only venue for higher education. "We'd really love to do it, because Anaheim is underserved," said Donna Hatchett, a spokeswoman for the district. "But we still need to find a place for it. Ultimately, the nature of the center will be determined by the kind of building we find."
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March 27, 2000 | Deepa Bharath, (949) 574-4204
The North Orange County Community College District may close its Fairmont Boulevard campus because of low enrollment. The district is having the 17-acre parcel appraised and is considering putting the land up for sale, district spokeswoman Donna Hatchett said Friday. Since 1965, the Yorba Linda School of Continuing Education has served residents of Yorba Linda, Placentia, Anaheim and Orange. About 9,000 students enroll every year.
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February 2, 2000 | DAVID HALDANE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Securities and Exchange Commission has dismissed the last of its actions involving participants in the 1994 Orange County bankruptcy, an administrative proceeding against the North Orange County Community College District. But if an appeals court rules in its favor, an SEC spokesman said, the action could be reinstated in about two years. "What we agreed to do, basically, is put the case on hold," said Gregory Glynn, an SEC attorney.
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January 10, 2000
Jerome Hunter, president of San Diego City College, has been appointed chancellor of the North Orange County Community College District. Hunter will take office in February. As chancellor, he will head a district of 65,000 students that includes Fullerton and Cypress colleges and a school of continuing education. He takes over from Tom Harris Jr., who retired June 30 after nine years as chancellor.
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July 2, 1999 | PHIL WILLON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The cities of Anaheim and Irvine as well as two school agencies settled federal charges that they failed to disclose risky investments funneled through the county's treasury in the years before Orange County's historic 1994 bankruptcy. The Securities and Exchange Commission charged that the two cities, the Irvine Unified School District and the Orange County Board of Education were negligent and misled municipal bond investors in 1993 and 1994.
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May 3, 1999 | Christine Castro, (714) 966-7440
North Orange County Community College District Chancellor Tom Harris Jr. has announced his retirement, effective June 30. During his nine-year tenure, Harris led the district through both lean budget years and times of increased state funding for new construction and programs. Last fall, the district was the only entity in Orange County to fully recover its losses from the county bankruptcy.
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June 30, 1995 | MIMI KO
Trustees of the North Orange County Community College District have decided to fill board member Barbara G. Hammerman's seat by appointment, rather than hold a special election. Hammerman has resigned from her post, effective Aug. 23, to move to New York, where she will work on expanding a national project she created that raises funds and develops resources for endowment programs.
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February 26, 1999 | Debra Cano, (714) 564-1036
Manny Ontiveros, who has long been involved in civic and community activities, was appointed this week to fill a vacancy on the North Orange County Community College District Board of Trustees. Ontiveros, who turns 25 next week, will fill the unexpired term left by Cynthia Coad, elected to the 4th District Orange County Board of Supervisors seat in November. He was among five candidates. The board governs Fullerton College, Cypress College and the School of Continuing Education.
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