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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 12, 1994
A business expo for South County merchants who want to showcase their products and services will be held on Wednesday. The free event, sponsored by the South Orange County Chamber of Commerce and open to the public, will allow local businesses to promote their companies at booths and tables. It will also feature entertainment and food provided by some of the caterers and restaurants who are chamber members. The event will be at Coast Hills Community Church, 5 Pursuit, Aliso Viejo.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 12, 1990
Applications are available for $16,000 in South Orange County Chamber of Commerce Foundation scholarships for South County high school seniors. For students with experience in business, J.C. Penney will award two scholarships to each area high school, one for $1,000 and another for $500. In addition, a $1,000 Don Sutton Scholarship will be awarded to one student from each of the area's 10 high schools who made an outstanding contribution to the overall welfare of the school or student body.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 25, 1986
Former Orange County Treasurer Ivan H. Swanger died Sunday. He was 79. Generally regarded as a fiscal conservative, Swanger was appointed to the treasurer's office in 1957. He was returned to office by the voters in four consecutive elections and retired as treasurer in 1973. He was a resident of Orange County for 66 years. Born Sept. 13, 1907, Swanger came to California from Iowa with his parents in 1919.
BUSINESS
December 15, 1994 | GREG JOHNSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Orange County's two dominant business groups announced plans Wednesday to merge, creating an organization with 2,100 member companies with 350,000 local employees. The new organization, to be called the Orange County Business Council, will meld the Orange County Chamber of Commerce & Industry with the Industrial League of Orange County.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 7, 1994 | LESLIE WRIGHT, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Robert Duncan Hoyt, who became the first mayor of Orange to be directly elected by voters in 1978, died of lung cancer Saturday at his home here. He was 71. During his term as mayor, from 1976 to 1980, Hoyt oversaw the preservation of the historic Old Town section of the city and instituted the city's paramedic squad. Born and raised in Orange, Hoyt graduated from Orange High School before joining the Navy in 1942 and fighting in the Pacific Theater.
BUSINESS
February 16, 1994 | Times Staff Writer Susan Christian
If you have questions for local officials about such topics as the county's economic climate, business regulations and public safety, you'll get a chance to voice your concerns Feb. 23 at the Orange County Chamber of Commerce & Industry's annual "Meet Your Supervisor" luncheon. The event will feature a panel of Orange County's supervisors who will field questions from the audience. It will take place at the Westin South Coast Plaza hotel in Costa Mesa. A reception begins at 11:30 a.m.
BUSINESS
March 10, 1992 | From a Times Staff Writer
Bowing to South County's growth and the formation of several new cities there in recent years, the 22-year-old South Orange County Chamber of Commerce has split itself into an affiliation of five local organizations. The South Orange County Chambers of Commerce will remain the regional administrative organization, President Robert Lay said. The local groups are the Aliso Viejo, Laguna Hills, Lake Forest, Mission Viejo and Rancho Santa Margarita chambers of commerce.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 16, 1993
The South Orange County Chamber of Commerce will present a breakfast debate on the school voucher initiative, Proposition 174, Wednesday at 7:30 a.m. Saddleback Unified School Board member Frank Ury and Charles Heatherly of the Claremont Institute will argue for the initiative, which would give parents about $2,600 of government money toward the tuition of any voucher-redeeming school. Capistrano Unified Supt. James A.
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