Help Needed To Find Jogger Who Attacked 69-Year-Old Man At Irvine School TrackIrvine police did not identify the man who was attacked, and did not indicate the attack may have been a hate crime, but say they have not ruled out the possibility.
Vigil Held In Garden Grove For Atlanta Spa Mass Shooting VictimsA prayer vigil was held in Orange County Wednesday night in response to a mass shooting that left eight people dead at an Atlanta spa.
Evacuation Orders Remain Thursday After Mudslide Hits Silverado Canyon During StormA fire-scarred neighborhood in hilly Silverado Canyon east of Irvine remained under evacuation orders Thursday after it was hit with a large mudslide during Wednesday's storm.
Irvine Man Used Romantic Relationships To Scam Over $1MHe scammed at least 10 people, federal prosecutors said.
Irvine Ranked 12 On List Of The ‘Happiest Cities In America’According to a new ranking, Irvine is the 12th happiest city in America.
Drone Used To Capture Arson Suspect In Spree Of Irvine Brush FiresUsing a drone, Irvine police located a man starting a third fire along the 261 Freeway.
UC Researchers Awarded $1.2 Million Grant To Develop Low-Cost, Easy-To-Operate Robots To Use In Post-COVID-19 WorldThe grant was awarded to researchers at UC Irvine, UC San Diego, and UCLA. The project’s goal is to develop easy-to-operate, low-cost robots, particularly with Latino communities in mind because they have been hit hardest by COVID-19 in California.
Firefighter Injured Battling Silverado Fire Released From Hospital After 17 SurgeriesDylan Van Iwaarden spent 114 days at the Orange County Burn Center in Santa Ana and underwent 17 surgeries.
Irvine Approves $4 Hero Pay Hike For Grocery Store WorkersThe cities of Long Beach and Montebello have approved similar ordinances. The city of L.A. is also moving forward with a $5 pay hike.
Walmart To Close Down Underperforming Irvine Supercenter Next MonthThere are six other Walmart stores within 15 miles of the supercenter.
Storm Triggers Mudslides In Silverado Canyon Burn AreasThe mudslides occurred in the burn scars for the Bond and Silverado fires, which both tore through the region late last year.
5 Arrested For Illegal Street Racing In Irvine, Reaching Speeds Up To 160 MPHFive men accused of planning and taking part in multiple illegal street races in 2020 were arrested after a six-month investigation by the Irvine Police Department, authorities announced Thursday. 
UCLA, UCI Receive Record Number Of Freshman Applications For Fall 2021 AdmissionThe elimination of standardized testing appears to have opened a floodgate of eager college students, if the record applications to UCLA and UC Irvine are any indication.
OC EDD Fraud: Garden Grove Storefront Created In 1 Case, Convicted Murderers Recruited To File Bogus Claims In 2 OthersThe prisoners were charged along with two business owners who were accused of opening a Garden Grove storefront for the purpose of filing false unemployment claims for people who did not qualify.
Healthcare Workers Wait Hours To Get COVID-19 Vaccine In IrvineCars snaked through Irvine for nearly two miles Friday as healthcare workers and those at highest risk of COVID-19 exposure lined up for their chance to be vaccinated.