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Pro teams in Northern California get creative in order to conserve water

...and replaced the exterior landscape with drought-tolerant plants and materials, such as decomposed granite.In Orange County, the Angels are evaluating ways to reduce water."It's a topic of discussion and a big agenda item for us...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-12/pro-teams-northern-calif
Aiken-Augusta Warrior Project leader touts Success Center at USC Aiken

...Initiatives developed in the area by AWP have been studied and implemented across the country, from Buffalo, N.Y., to Orange County, Calif.Elle now wants to see the same services for veterans duplicated in downtown Augusta."My vision is to have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-06-09/aiken-augusta-warrior-pro
Blackhawks, Ducks have been here before as Game 7 approaches

...was in Game 6, a 5-2 defeat that might have turned the series' momentum in the Blackhawks' favor heading back to Orange County."You try to will your way to the win," Toews said. "And given that passion we have in our team, we're feeling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2015-05-29/blackhawks-ducks-have-been
Patrons take different paths to Masters

...learned the ropes this week volunteering for the first time as a gallery guard at the Masters Tournament. Valdivia, of Orange County, Calif., received a congratulatory letter in November welcoming him to a temp job that many covet. During Monday...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/patrons-take-different-paths-masters
NHL Notes: Selanne's No. 8 jersey retired

...scoring leader during his 21-season NHL career.Eight months after Selanne retired after a career spent mostly in Orange County, the Ducks raised his No. 8 in a pregame ceremony for the franchise's most popular player and the 11th-leading...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2015-01-11/nhl-notes-selannes-no-8-je
Corporate food makers mask recognizable logos, try hipster guises

...logo ? a common symbol of communism ? immediately upset the local Vietnamese community.A food blogger for the Orange County Register called the goof by Yum "unbelievable," noting that most the Vietnamese living overseas are refugees from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-27/corporate-food-makers-mask
Texans release Andre Johnson, sign Ryan Mallett

...the weekend to a fatal shooting that left him and a friend with bullet wounds and the driver of their car dead.An Orange County Sheriff's Office report released Monday also suggested the men might have been at a nightclub before the shooting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-03-09/texans-release-andre-johnson-
Brokerage still blamed for bankruptcy

...as the corporate bad guy behind Orange County's bankruptcy, has been offering...investors about the risks of buying Orange County bonds. Company officials say...Southern California, and Orange County in particular, is one of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/04/bus_240824.shtml
Business
Supertones' message rocks

Emerging from the fertile Orange County, Calif., music scene, the OC Supertones have always tried...thought we'd be able to spend three months with." Like their Orange County neighbors No Doubt, the Supertones were brought together by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/02/09/app_305708.shtml
Applause
Across the southeast

...stop ORLANDO, Fla. - A man was fatally shot by an Orange County sheriff's deputy after he tried to run over an officer...Torres said. When deputies stopped the car in southwest Orange County, Mr. Gonzales pushed his wife out of the driver's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/01/met_451851.shtml
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