Priscella Vega is the Huntington Beach and Fountain Valley reporter for the Daily Pilot. Before joining the Pilot in February 2017, she worked for the Daily Breeze covering the Palos Verdes Peninsula and for the Long Beach Press-Telegram as a general assignment intern. She earned her journalism degree from Cal State Long Beach. (714) 966-4617.
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The Bolsa Chica Steering Committee will decide how to move forward with the study’s restoration proposals.
Although Orange County is making headway against COVID-19, public health officials “strongly recommend” members of the public assess their own risk and continue following safety precautions if warranted.
The state is rolling back mask requirements for school districts officially after March 11.
Approval from the coastal commission would allow Poseidon Water to purchase water from the Orange County Water District and begin construction on its proposed $1.4-billion desalination plant.
It’s the second time this month such fliers have been found.
Hundreds of volunteers visited different areas to count how many people were experiencing homelessness on a single day. A Fountain Valley team found just five homeless individuals for the Point in Time count.
The cause of the Emerald fire, which burned about 154 acres, is still under investigation, authorities said.
In a county press conference, Dr. Clayton Chau, director of Orange County Health Care Agency, and Doug Becht, director of operations at the county’s Office of Care Coordination, shared the latest news of COVID-19 and the Point in Time count.
The installation was funded by the Laguna Art Museum and the public art piece will sit on City Hall’s front lawn through Feb. 28.
Dr. Regina Chinsio-Kwong, Orange County deputy health officer, said residents should assess their own risk and be mindful of others as life inches toward normalcy.