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Teaching Vietnamese in OC classrooms means 'striking a balance'

Jill Replogle
| Orange County hosts two of the nation's six dual language Vietnamese immersion programs. Producing culturally and politically appropriate teaching materials is a challenge.

OC sheriff begins patrolling homeless encampments

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The Orange County Sheriff’s Department began patrolling homeless encampments along the Santa Ana River. Homeless residents said deputies were mostly taking names.

Anaheim declares homelessness emergency

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Anaheim City Council voted Tuesday to declare a public health and safety emergency because of the hundreds of homeless people living along the Santa Ana River.

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Orange County to police homeless encampments

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Orange County is increasing law enforcement in and around the homeless encampments that line the Santa Ana River in an effort to cut down on crime.

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Incumbents could face new restrictions on mass mailers

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A bill aimed at cracking down on taxpayer-funded mailers to promote incumbents breezed through the legislature and awaits action from Gov. Brown.

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OC honors farmworkers that have toiled in its soil

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Orange County officials recently unveiled a memorial to agricultural workers at the the county fairgrounds entitled “Table of Dignity.”

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Can eelgrass save our oysters?

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Once considered a nuisance, the underwater plant is on the frontlines of the fight to prevent ocean acidification and save shellfish.

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No portable toilets for OC homeless camp

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Anaheim's city council decided not to grant advocates for the homeless a license to put three portable toilets on city-owned land near Angel Stadium.

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