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Can't we just build homes, Orange County?

Jill Replogle
| A tour of several housing developments in Orange County reveals why it's so hard to keep up with demand for new housing in the face of local opposition.

In Orange County, ride-hailing could replace some bus routes

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Orange County is trying out ride-hailing as a replacement for bus lines with declining ridership. San Clemente has the county's first such pilot program.

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Tiny endangered fairy shrimp discovered at Costa Mesa park

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After the abundant winter rains, a biologist discovered an endangered crustacean known as the Riverside fairy shrimp in a vernal pool in Costa Mesa’s Fairview Park.

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Anaheim to start inspecting residential motels

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Motels in Anaheim that serve as long-term homes for low-income people will soon be subject to inspections to ensure safe, sanitary living conditions.

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Fearing deportation, Orange County immigrants sign POAs

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Many immigrants in Orange County are preparing for potential detention or deportation by designating others to care for their children and handle their assets.

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Orange County wildflowers burst into spring

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Take a prolonged drought, add some wildfires, then pour on abundant rain. That is the magic potion for a fabulous display of wildflowers in Southern California.

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Watchdog cites subpar conditions for immigrants in OC jail

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Department of Homeland Security's inspector general found immigration detainees held at the Theo Lacy jail in Orange were being fed spoiled meat and held in unsafe conditions.

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Santa Ana tightens rules on food trucks

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Santa Ana City Council voted Tuesday to tighten regulations on food trucks, potentially setting off a battle with the city’s popular mobile vendors.

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