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Barricaded suspect leads to the closure of W. First St. from S. Harbor to S. Jackson

The SAPD is currently working a barricaded suspect incident in the area of W. 1st St & S. Harbor Blvd., according to their Twitter account. W. 1st St. has been closed in all directions from S. Harbor Blvd to S. Jackson. More details to follow #SAPDPIO #onscene #SAPDTraffic. The SAPD is urging residents to stay…

Regional Job Fair to help O.C. job seekers set for Oct. 10

Santa Ana, Calif. (September 17, 2019) – Over 400 job seekers are expected to meet with potential Orange County employers at the First Annual Orange County Regional Job Fair. Hosted by the Orange County Board of Supervisors and in partnership with the Orange County Workforce Development Board (OCDB), Anaheim Workforce Development Board, Santa Ana Workforce…

Santa Ana College Alumna to receive the 2019 California Community College Distinguished Alumni Award

​(Santa Ana, Calif.) – Santa Ana College (SAC) alumna Nora Mendez has been selected to receive the prestigious 2019 California Community College Distinguished Alumni Award. Mendez was selected from a pool of nominees from 115 eligible community colleges throughout the state. Mendez was nominated for the award by the SAC Foundation through its Alumni Relations…

A woman got 10 years in prison after a violent carjacking in Santa Ana

Janet Morales , a 20-year-old woman, pleaded guilty and was immediately sentenced to 10 years in prison Thursday for her role in a Santa Ana carjacking and robbery in which the motorist was shot despite turning over the vehicle’s keys, according to the O.C. Register. Morales was able to plead out of a more serious…