Orange County Almanac
Yorba Linda’s plans to revitalize the historic Main Street business district might fall victim to the bond crisis.
City officials plan to release a report later this month that assesses whether the project will be affected by the collapse of the county investment pool.
The city plans to spend $500,000 to give a face lift to Main Street, which is lined with small businesses.
The city also hopes to improve lighting and install a fountain, clock tower, benches and signs in the area. It also wants to expand street parking.
Yorba Linda has about $13 million in the frozen investment pool.
The staff of La Palma Intercommunity Hospital is ready to help residents start the new year with some free health checkups.
Medical workers will perform the standard blood pressure check and body-fat analysis today at the Buena Park Mall.
The health screening is part of a mall-walking program co-sponsored by the Buena Park Mall and the ElderMed America Program.
The free checks will be offered from 8 to 10 a.m. in front of Long’s Drugs at the mall.