San Clemente

Principal Mike Halt, a former military man, was given his walking papers and students and parents want to know why. (credit: I Like Mike Halt/Facebook)

Only On 9: Parents Demand To Know Why Beloved Principal Was Fired From San Clemente High School

“Everyone I know likes him — students, staff, parents, the community. This is not a man you dismiss without an explanation,” said parent Barbara Bell.

05/21/2015

The "I Like Mike Halt" Facebook page. (credit: Facebook)

Only On 9: Students, Parents Up In Arms Over Sudden Dismissal Of San Clemente High School Principal

Said one parent, “He is a true American hero. And how he has been treated is despicable.”

05/13/2015

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San Clemente Beach Reopens After 2 Shark Sightings

An Orange County beach has reopened following two shark sightings.

04/11/2015

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Shark Sightings Prompt Closure Of San Clemente Beach

Two shark sightings, one reported last night and another Friday morning, have prompted authorities to close the San Clemente Beach until about noon Saturday.

04/10/2015

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5,000-Gallon Sewage Spill Shuts Down A Mile Of San Clemente Beaches

A mile-long stretch of water in San Clemente was closed to swimming, surfing and diving Monday because of a sewage spill, Orange County Health Care Agency officials said.

03/30/2015

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Former Teachers Plead Not Guilty To Felony Sex Charges For San Clemente Beach Party

Two former Covina-Valley Unified School District teachers pleaded not guilty Wednesday to felony sex charges in connection with a San Clemente camping trip involving underage students, alcohol and drugs.

03/04/2015

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Pile-Driving Project To Impact 5 Freeway In Southern Orange County

Commuters and area residents who use the 5 Freeway to travel south to San Diego might be facing some headaches — from a noisy Caltrans pile-driving operation and the resulting traffic — in southern Orange County over the next three weeks.

01/25/2015

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San Clemente Couple Fall Victim To Online Puppy Scam

An Orange County couple lost $500 after being conned online by someone posing as a Dalmatian breeder.

01/02/2015

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Hundreds Rally To Save Saddleback Hospital From Closing In San Clemente

Hundreds of residents gathered on Saturday to protest against turning a hospital into a medical office building in San Clemente.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/20/2014

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Caught On Video: 2 Men Rob San Clemente Verizon Store Of iPhones

Authorities sought the public’s help Wednesday in identifying two men who robbed a Verizon 4G Wireless store in San Clemente.

12/17/2014

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Man Robs Chase Bank In San Clemente

Police are searching for a man who robbed a Chase bank branch Monday in San Clemente.

12/08/2014

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Caltrans Workers Rescue 8-Week-Old Kitten From Rush-Hour Traffic

A two-pound kitten was rescued Wednesday morning after she somehow ended up on a busy San Clemente freeway during rush-hour traffic.

11/12/2014

San Clemente Man Charged With Sexual Battery Of 2 Women At Massage Parlor

Officials sought the public’s help Friday to identify additional victims of a 51-year-old massage therapist accused of inappropriately touching two women at a San Clemente massage parlor.

CBS Los Angeles–10/31/2014

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5 Freeway In San Clemente Reopened After Crane Accident

A 12-hour blockage on the northbound Santa Ana (5) Freeway lanes ended early Friday when authorities and workers managed to raise and remove a toppled 110-ton crane.

10/31/2014

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Crane Accident Closes Portion Of 5 Freeway In San Clemente

Authorities say a crane accident has prompted the partial closure of a major thoroughfare in San Clemente.

10/30/2014

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