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A Santa Ana man pleaded guilty to a fatal DUI pedestrian collision

Alberto Solano Diaz of Santa Ana, a 38-year-old convicted drunken driver, pleaded guilty Wednesday, May 15, to an alcohol-fueled hit-and-run collision that killed a homeless woman in April, according to the O.C. Register. Diaz accepted charges of a felony count of hit-and-run with permanent and serious injury and one misdemeanor count each of vehicular manslaughter…

The suspect who stole a lemur from the Santa Ana Zoo has been identified

Quinn Kasbar, 19, has been identified as the suspect who allegedly stole 32-year-old Isaac — the oldest lemur in North America, from the Santa Ana Zoo, by the Newport Beach Police, according to CBS. Kasbar is the serial burglar who targeted a number of unoccupied homes in Newport Beach and Corona del Mar last year,…

Councilman Solorio announces his candidacy for Santa Ana Mayor

First to Launch Campaign for Open Seat, He Submits His Resume To Voters Santa Ana City Council Member Jose Solorio announced he’s running for Mayor in 2020. To launch his campaign, he started sharing his resume to voters, emphasizing the importance of earning their vote one person at a time. “For the first time in…

Free Santa Ana Grant Writing Workshop & Portfolio Review on May 18

Need help filling out the City of Santa Ana’s 2019 Investing in the Arts Grant application? Or would you like to pick up some pointers on how to write a great proposal? Join us on SATURDAY, MAY 18 for this FREE workshop & portfolio review hosted by the City of Santa Ana’s Arts & Culture…