Former Irvine Attorney Convicted Of Murdering Ex-Wife, Throwing Her Body Off Mediterranean Cruise ShipLonnie Loren Kocontes, 62, was convicted of murder with a special circumstances allegation of murder for financial gain in the 2006 killing of 52-year-old Micki Kanesaki.
Ladera Ranch Marine Veteran Survives Month-Long Battle With CoronavirusNikki Patnoe said her family is planning a huge Friday homecoming for her husband, Brian, but she said his recovery would not have been possible without all of the medical professionals who were with him every step of the way.
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Deputies Search For Man Accused Of Trying To Kidnap Child Near Ladera Ranch Elementary SchoolOrange County sheriff’s deputies are searching for a man accused of trying to kidnap a child in Ladera Heights Wednesday morning.
O.C. Family Thanks Firefighters for Saving Them From House Fire Set By Arsonist, Officials SayThe fire broke out in a garage beneath a 7-year-old girl's bedroom. Luckily, she was sleeping in her parents' room that night.
O.C. Teen Injured When E-Cigarette Explodes In His PocketFire officials said the battery exploded after coming into contact with the victim's keys in his pocket.
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Southern California Firefighters Worry That They're Facing Similar Situations As They Are Up NorthThe command staff of the Orange County Fire Authority watches with a pit in their collective stomach.
Orange County Threatens Big Fines For Excessive Christmas DecorationsOrange County is threatening substantial fines to one neighborhood over their extreme Christmas decorations.
West LA Open House Burglar May Have Struck In Orange CountyA man caught on video burglarizing homes for sale in West Los Angeles may have also struck at a home in Ladera Ranch, according to a local realtor.
Man Injured In Ladera Ranch Deputy-Involved ShootingA deputy-involved shooting was under investigation Monday in an upscale Orange County town, authorities said.
Caught On Tape: 2 Teens Allegedly Beat Classmate On OC PlaygroundTwo teens have been arrested in the apparent beating of a 16-year-old boy in Orange County.
Ladera Ranch Girl Meets 911 Dispatcher Who Helped Her Through Home FireA 9-year-old Ladera Ranch girl Friday met the 911 dispatcher who helped her when a blaze broke out at her home a week ago.
Thanks To Calm 3rd Grader's 911 Call, Crews Quickly Puts Out Blaze At OC DuplexFirefighters responded Thursday to a fire at a multi-family dwelling in Ladera Ranch, officials said.
Police Hunt For Bank Robbery Suspect In Ladera RanchKCAL9'S Stacey Butler reports investigators are on the scene after a Ladera Ranch Union Bank was robbed just before closing for business at 6 p.m.