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The SAPD is investigating a homicide on E. Pine St.

The SAPD has announced on Twitter that they are currently investigating a homicide in the 500 block of E. Pine Street. The area of the homicide is just south of the Edward B. Cole Sr. Academy. The SAPD asks that we please stay away from the area while they conduct their investigation.

The SAUSD will begin providing meals for the weekends starting on 3/5

Beginning on Friday, march 5, the SAUSD will be expanding their distribution of free meals to local children to include extra breakfasts, lunches, snacks and “a super snack,” which covers dinners, for Saturday and Sunday. The SAUSD has already been distributing free meals at their schools from Monday through Friday. All local children are eligible…

Santa Ana caretaker arrested after an alleged sexually assault of an elderly woman with dementia

On 02/25/2021 at 12:37 p.m., Santa Ana Police responded to the Sunflower Gardens Senior Living Facility after receiving a call that a caretaker at the facility sexually assaulted one of the residents earlier that morning. The victim is an 87-year-old woman with dementia. The suspect is Juan Sandoval, a 33-year-old caretaker at the facility. Sandoval…

Outdoor O.C. youth sports may resume on Feb. 26, with modifications

Santa Ana, Calif. (February 25, 2021) — Based on updated guidance for youth and recreational adult sports issued February 19, 2021 by the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), outdoor sports competitions may resume in Orange County (OC) with modifications starting Feb. 26, 2021. “Orange County has lowered its COVID-19 case rate of less than…