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Students raise awareness on Syria

August 21, 2013

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After a mortar attack killed at least 10 students at Damascus University, concerned UC Irvine and Cal State Fullerton students banded together April 4 to hold a vigil in remembrance of those killed and other victims of the fighting in Syria.

Council rejects county plan for homeless shelter

June 19, 2013

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The Fullerton City Council voted 3-2 against a Multi-Jurisdictional Agreement, in which the city would partner with the County of Orange to house a county-operated homeless shelter.

Orange knows its business history

April 2, 2013

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The city of Orange is known for its deep-rooted history – 125 years, a shift from agriculture and more than 100,000 residents later, Orange is still trying to be Orange.

Stucco company still in family after 50 years

February 27, 2013

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Susan VerBurg, CEO and owner of Merlex Stucco, works in a man’s world – and is taking the company into its 50th year. VerBurg’s father owned the stucco manufacturing business before her, but she didn’t inherit Merlex. VerBurg bought it. “My father did not believe in women in our industry,” VerBurg said. “He was an […]

Car shop has been family affair

December 13, 2012

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Running a car repair shop has been a Snow family tradition since 1962. This year the family celebrates the 50th anniversary of Snow Auto Repair in Orange.