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Best Fourth Of July Parties In OC

Fireworks and hot dogs are going to occur on the Fourth of July whether you’re partying or not, but Orange County has plenty of places to enjoy Independence Day.

CBS Los Angeles–06/20/2013

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Best Fourth Of July Parties Around LA

Throughout LA’s chirpy landscape, festivals, parades, concerts and barbecues will be in full swing to celebrate in grand fashion the rich history and traditions of the United States.

CBS Los Angeles–06/20/2013

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Make Your Own Patriotic Gear For July 4th

Have some fun with a DIY Fourth of July!

06/17/2013

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Best Places To Watch Fourth Of July Fireworks In Orange County

While fireworks options in Orange County abound, five viewing areas stand above the rest. These not-to-be-missed Fourth of July events are perfect for the whole family, with festivals and fireworks displays like none other.

06/16/2013

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Best Places To See Fireworks In OC

The 2012 fireworks were spectacular, and this year, Orange County is again serving up a number of choices for your pyrotechnic viewing pleasure.

CBS Los Angeles–06/16/2013

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Local Seabees Return Home And Greet Their Newborns For 1st Time

Seabees from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 40 arrived home on Wednesday after an 8-month deployment and nearly a dozen of them met their newborns for the first time.

07/04/2012

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Thousands Attend Huntington Beach’s 108th Fourth Of July Parade

Thousands of people gathered in the city of Huntington Beach for Fourth of July festivities, including a parade that dates back 108 years.

07/04/2012

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Opinion: Celebrate The 4th Of July

Americans should want to celebrate the 4th of July and at least give some sign of wanting the celebrations that have been cut from municipalities’ budgets.

07/04/2012

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Officials Warn Against Fireworks Fires, Drunken Driving

Officials are urging Southland residents to reduce the risk of fires by shunning use of personal fireworks this Fourth of July, and they’re vowing to crack down on drunken drivers.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/04/2012

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Dry Hills Around Rose Bowl A Concern For Fourth Of July Fireworks

Fireworks will be booming over the Rose Bowl Wednesday night for the annual Americafest show, but authorities are concerned about what might be happening outside the stadium.

07/02/2012

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AAA: 3 Million Southland Residents Expected To Travel For 4th Of July

More than three million Southland residents — a near-record — will take Fourth of July trips in the coming days, a 5.2 percent increase from last year, the Automobile Club of Southern California said Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/26/2012

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83 DUI Arrests Made In OC Over Holiday Weekend

Orange County law enforcement agencies have arrested 83 people for drunken driving in the first 48 hours of the holiday weekend crackdown, a deputy said Sunday.

07/03/2011

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Fourth Of July Fireworks Displays

Going to a professional fireworks show is truly the safest way to celebrate the 4th of July. Here is a list of some show-stopping locations. If we’re missing your favorite show, please let us know in the comments below!

CBS Los Angeles–06/21/2011

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Part 2: Ultimate 4th of July Playlist, Modern

Whether you’re planning a barbeque, fireworks-viewing party or road trip, we’ve got your patriotic soundtrack covered! America’s countryside, cities, freedom and flag have been the inspiration for countless songwriters. Many of the U.S.’s most distinctive […]

06/13/2011

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Listen Live! CBS Radio Special July 4th Programming

Listen live to special Fourth of July programming at these CBS radio stations wherever you are across the country. Whether you’re looking for summer favorites or country classics, there’s a weekend-long playlist for you and […]

06/13/2011

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