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Orange County Approves $261 Million Contract For Musick Jail Expansion

The Orange County Board of Supervisors awarded an over $261 million contract to expand James A. Musick Jail Facility. The construction...

Irvine City Council Votes In Favor Of Extending Emergency Measures Related To COVID-19

The Irvine City Council voted in favor of extending the length of the existing executive orders and emergency resolutions as well...

What Has California Been Doing to Address COVID-19?

California has implemented a number of measures aimed at protecting residents of the state and responding to the economic impact of...

Nonprofits in Orange County Look to find Donations and Volunteers

Southern California nonprofit organizations are struggling to find donations and volunteers to support the increasing need for aid during the quarantine. 

California Transitions Into Stage 2 Of Reopening The State

California transitioned into the early phases of Stage 2 in reopening the state on May 8. The implementation of this phase...

Trump Issues Suspension on Immigration in Response to COVID-19

President Trump issued a surprise Executive Order in April, suspending certain kinds of legal immigration to the United States for a...

All Irvine Residents to Receive Testing for COVID-19

Irvine officials plan to offer COVID-19 drive-thru testing to all Irvine residents starting May 26. Appointments will be made online to...

OC District Attorney Creates Video Tribute for National Crime Victims’ Rights Week

Orange County District Attorney Todd Spitzer created a video tribute for the 22nd National Crime Victims’ Rights Week, containing statements from...

Orange County Opens Golf Courses Amidst COVID-19 Outbreak

Orange County officials allowed for the opening of public and private golf courses, but with added safety regulations, on April 23...

Vote-By-Mail Procedures To Be Used In Upcoming California Elections

California Gov. Gavin Newson issued an executive order which provides vote-by-mail procedures in upcoming special elections and extends the deadline for...

Orange County Beaches Reopen After Recent Closures

California Gov. Gavin Newsom closed the entire 42 miles of Orange County’s coast last week on April 30 after crowds swarmed...

California Gov. Issues Tax Exemption On Certain Medical Supplies To Combat State Shortage

California Gov. Gavin Newsom issued an Executive Order on April 7 placing a suspension on taxes for certain protective medical supplies...

OPINION

How Dangerous Would Amy Coney Barrett’s Supreme Court Nomination Be For America?

while Barrett may not appear to be an ideal candidate, her nomination may not be as destructive to American democracy as it may seem.

George Floyd Would Still Be Alive Today

We watched another Black man get murdered at the hands of the police. George Floyd told the officer who had his knee...

Orange County: The Shame of California

At a time as critical as this one, the popular saying, “Orange County is the Florida of California” has never felt more...

ENTERTAINMENT

Netflix’s “Social Distance” Explores Interpersonal Connection Amidst the Pandemic

Netflix, now the most recognized streaming giant, has been endlessly releasing content of all themes and genres, making a quarantine-themed anthology seemingly...

Body Shaming In Ballet: Yes, It’s Still Happening

Dear Dance Community, we are not replaceable. Ballet is not all wine and roses, nor is it always pink...

‘American Murder: The Family Next Door’ Challenges Chris Watts’s Defenders

Editor’s Note: This review contains spoilers for Netflix Original “American Murder: The Family Next Door.” Jenny Popplewell’s recently released...

SPORTS

Jeron Artest: Player On And Off The Court

Jeron Artest, son of former Laker star Metta Sandiford-Artest, is making a name for himself on the UC Irvine Men’s basketball team...

The Big West And Its Undivided Push For Change

The Big West Conference announced their efforts to solve the issues of the pandemic, racial injustice and voter suppression with their formation...

Big West Postpones Fall Sports

The Big West Board of Directors announced on July 20 that the Big West Conference (BWC) fall sports competition would not be...