January 9, 1988
The upscale North County community of Villa Park tops the list for median household income in Orange County, leading second-place Tustin Foothills by nearly $15,000. In the past seven years the county's total median income has jumped by 46.5%, from $906,389 in 1980 to an estimated $1.33 million in 1987. The South County coastal city of San Clemente had the biggest increase, from $19,762 in 1980 to $31,109 in 1987. The smallest was Buena Park's 38.2% increase from $22,328 to $30,856.
January 10, 1997 |
Dragging Orange County's most controversial issue back into the courtroom, eight southern Orange County cities Thursday filed a lawsuit to halt plans to turn El Toro Marine Corps Air Station into a major commercial cargo airport.
March 11, 1988 |
For the second quarter (April-June) of 1987 (Taxable transactions in thousands of dollars) Apparel General Drug Food Packaged City Stores Merchandise Stores Stores Liquor Anaheim $7,418 $21,746 $5,988 $28,904 $5,725 Brea 8,414 30,163 561 4,116 503 Buena Park 8,029 22,991 3,942 7,135 1,383 Costa Mesa 36,643 104,803 2,586 12,293 3,639 Cypress 3,213 5,537 1,558 3,943 626 Fountain Valley 1,416 555 3,195 7,692 849 Fullerton 6,471 38,078 4,200 10,734 1,799 Garden Grove 2,920 21,015 4,467 18,882 2,183
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 30, 1992
Orange County cities are in a state of suspense, with all eyes on Sacramento as Wednesday's budget deadline approaches. Sooner or later, the need for a state budget will force a compromise between Gov. Pete Wilson and the Legislature. And, inevitably, there will be deep cuts to local government. But how great a hit cities will take is anybody's guess, and that will be so right up to the last hour of negotiations.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 25, 1994 |
Hoping to speed the resolution of a dispute between cities and the state over beach curfews, state Sen. Marian Bergeson (R-Newport Beach) introduced a bill Thursday that would allow the nightly closures to continue. Bergeson said the legislation is, in part, a way to prod the state Coastal Commission to continue apace with efforts to negotiate a solution with city representatives from Orange County and other oceanfront areas.
September 14, 1990 |
But the lords of darkness (the censors) said, "Let no one approach this tree. Let no one dare pick this fruit." And a girl whose name was Blood Girl knew this history. The maiden bravely asked, 'Why can't I know this tree's miracle?' And she jumped over the oppressor's words of warning and approached the tree. She approached the tree so that the myth could bring us together in its image. Because the woman is the freedom that provokes action. And the hero is the unhindered will."