“With students out of school, parents should encourage their children to participate in healthy activities,” said Senator Correa. “This community event will provide important community resources and entertainment for all ages,” declared Senator Correa. Continue reading
The Third Annual Great Gatsby Weekend Gala is an extraordinary weekend of food, festivities and entertainment, that is set for Saturday, August 24 & Sunday, August 25, 2013. This is a benefit for the Anaheim Performing Arts Foundation.
Saturday: Enjoy an elegant evening with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres at the Lost World Estate home of Patrick & Jolynn Mahoney, followed by a delicious dinner under the stars at Dr. Howard & Linda Knohl’s Fox Pointe Manor. Partake in a live and silent auction and enjoy a stage performance of great Broadway talent. Continue reading
San Francisco Ballet’s Maria Kochetkova, Taras Domitro and other renowned classical and contemporary dancers take to the stage Saturday, August 10th at the 4th annual Anaheim International Dance Festival (AIDF) gala performance @ The City National Grove of Anaheim.
Stage and film dance legend Jacques d’Amboise will be honored live and guest speakers for the evening include Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez, Anaheim Mayor Tom Tait and California Arts Council Chair, Wylie Aitken. Continue reading
For the third year, the Downtown Anaheim Arts District will host the Art Crawl Experience, or simply “ACE,” on Saturday, August 10, 2013, from 6 pm to 10 pm. This free art walk and arts festival will feature downtown galleries, an indie crafts/live artists fair, live entertainment, gourmet food trucks, fresh eateries and new boutiques.
Also – Swingin’ on the Promenade is returning tonight for an amazing evening of art, swing dancing, big band, craft beers and food trucks! Plus a 1940’s Pin-up Photography exhibit by Britt Dietz.
ACTIVITIES LISTED WEST TO EAST: Continue reading
Tickets are on sale now for BODIES…The Exhibition and Titanic The Experience. The highly anticipated Exhibitions are being hosted at former Movieland Wax Museum in Buena Park. With the opening of these two educational and entertaining attractions, Buena Park’s attraction total is brought to six, the most attractions in one city in Orange County.
Tickets for the popular Exhibitions can be obtained by logging onto www.BuenaParkExhibitions.com. But don’t pay full price! Click here for a five dollar coupon to these exhibits. The coupon is good for up to six people and expires at the end of August, 2013. Continue reading
Orange County District Attorney Press Release
For Immediate Release, Case # 13WM06458: August 8, 2013
WESTMINSTER – A man was convicted and sentenced today for agreeing to pay for sex acts after approaching a woman in Anaheim. Jon Michael Hill, 59, Newport Beach, pleaded guilty to one misdemeanor count of agreeing to engage in prostitution. He was sentenced to three years of informal probation, 45 days in jail, and must submit DNA and attend AIDS testing and education. Continue reading
BURBANK, Calif. – All the magic and excitement of the past, present and future of Disney entertainment will come together once again when D23: The Official Disney Fan Club presents an all-new D23 EXPO at the Anaheim Convention Center on Aug. 9-11, 2013. Continue reading
Orange County District Attorney Press Release
For Immediate Release, Case # 13NF2644: August 6, 2013
SANTA ANA – Two former parks and recreation (PAR) managers for the City of Buena Park have been arrested and charged in a public corruption case for embezzling over $822,000 from the City. Former PAR maintenance manager Rudolph Peter Juarez, 56, Anaheim, is charged with 182 felony counts of misappropriation of public funds and four felony counts of filing a false tax return with sentencing enhancements and allegations for causing over $100,000 loss, aggravated white collar crime over $500,000, and property loss over $200,000. If convicted, he faces a maximum sentence of 195 years and eight months in state prison. Continue reading
You are cordially invited to attend a meeting of the Program for Progressives on Friday, August 9, 2013, from 7:15 p.m.- 9:30 p.m.
In the aftermath of controversial incidents involving cops in both Fullerton and Anaheim, local residents have banded together to demand that police oversight committees be formed to monitor law enforcement agencies in both cities. But the goal of establishing them remains as elusive as ever as politicians, police unions, and city bureaucrats do what they can to thwart their creation.
JANE RANDS, member of the Fullerton Police Oversight Proposal Committee, will talk about how a genuine police oversight committee is supposed to be organized and will speak about the work her organization has undertaken to establish one in the City of Fullerton. Continue reading
The National Night Out is set for this Tuesday, August 6, 2013, from 5 pm to 8 pm, at Eucalyptus Park, which is located on E. Santa Ana Canyon Road, between South Anaheim Hills Road and S0uth Fairmont Blvd. Click here to RSVP on Facebook.
The National Night Out is 25 years of fun sponsored by the Anaheim Police Department. This is an evening for the family with K-9 and S.W.A.T demos. The pilots and “Angel,” the APD helicopter, along with the Neighborhood watch program plus much more…. FOOD, MUSIC, FUN the kids will love it! Continue reading