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20 Things You Have To Do In Orange County

Orange County is home to pristine beaches, beautiful hiking spots, delicious restaurants and much more. While you think you’ve conquered all there is in Orange County, we’ve compiled a list of the must do things […]

08/03/2015

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OC History Lover’s Guide To The Balboa Pavilion

The area where the first water-to-water flight took place from Balboa to Catalina Island in 1912 is now a historic landmark enjoyed by thousands of visitors every year. If you love history, you’ll love touring the Balboa Pavilion with it’s many points of interest.

07/20/2015

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Countless Red Tuna Crabs Cover Orange County Coastline

Countless red tuna crabs have washed ashore and are covering the Orange County coastline.

06/16/2015

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Rare Washing Up Of Crustaceans In OC Indicative Of El Nino Conditions

The rare Pelagic red crabs, which have an anatomy similar to small lobsters and have large, black eyes, have washed up in the thousands in Orange County, creating a rather oceanic odor.

02/23/2015

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Tiny Crab Species Invades Southern California Shoreline

Thousands of tiny crabs rarely seen north of Mexico washed ashore with the high tide in Southern California.

02/22/2015

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Best Places To Go With Your Family For The Weekend In OC

No matter your budget or favorite pastimes, these Orange County family getaways will fill your weekend with adventure, fun and laughter.

11/01/2014

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10 Best Engagement Photo Spots Around OC

Getting engaged is one of the most thrilling times of our lives, the fresh love and the unexpected future makes for a magical period of time that many couples choose to capture on film. Engagement […]

08/25/2014

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Newport Beach Police Ready For July 4 Weekend In Popular Party Spots

As July 4 falls on a Friday this year, police in Newport Beach are paying particular attention to the Balboa Peninsula in anticipation of large numbers of partygoers.

06/24/2014

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Best Places To Sunbathe In OC

With summer here and the weather warming up, it’s time to gather the sun tan lotion and the towels and head to the local beaches. Here are some of the best locations to sunbathe in Orange County.

06/21/2014

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Five Reasons To Visit OC For Spring Break

On your break from school, work or both, come pay this beautiful, exciting and sprawling community a visit.

03/15/2014

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ATM Stolen From Restaurant On Balboa Island

Authorities were investigating Friday after an ATM was stolen from a restaurant on Balboa Island in Newport Beach.

CBS Los Angeles–03/07/2014

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Holiday Home Tours In OC

Experience the joy of the holidays while touring some of Orange County’s most beautifully decorated homes this holiday season.

11/26/2013

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Fly High On Balboa Fun Zone’s Ferris Wheel

Balboa Fun Zone is one of the last remaining coastal amusement parks, and its charm is contagious.

09/27/2013

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Where To Spot Celebrities In OC

The place where celebrities can still be in contact with the lifestyle they’re accustomed to while maintaining a certain level of anonymity is, quite often, Orange County.

CBS Los Angeles–09/06/2013

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Could Newport Beach’s Balboa Island Become The World’s 8th Wonder?

The city of Newport Beach is hoping to gain enough support to make Balboa Island the eighth wonder of the world.

CBS Los Angeles–06/03/2013

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