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State Supreme Court declines to review case granting schools trustee access to Huntington Beach employee applications ... Ocean View School District trustee John Briscoe sued the city of Huntington Beach seeking public records, particularly job applications of employees working in trash disposal.
Yasha Nikitin, vice president of the Huntington Beach police officers Assn., said in a statement that the union is "not surprised by the political tactics being used by some to distract the community from the spiking crime rate and complete dysfunction and mistrust within the police Department created by Rob ...

As part of a new effort to support diversity in the movie industry, the 13th annual Huntington Beach Film Festival will feature films from 20 countries during its run from Feb. 22 to 24. ... His film,"Saving Green," investigates the deterioration of Huntington Beach parks as a byproduct of city budget cuts.
Increasing staff is among 16 recommendations for improvement made by Management Partners, a Costa Mesa-based independent consulting firm that was tasked last year with studying operations at the Huntington Beach police Department amid strained relations between Chief Robert Handy and the ...
Christina Zambrano watched Sunday, Feb. 11, as the bobbing man in the ocean, with his shirt, pants and shoes still on, laughed along with friends looking down at him from the Huntington Beach Pier. Then, the pier jumper tried to swim to shore. Despite the ocean appearing peaceful, the man quickly ...
Santa Margarita's Christina Doherty, left, battles for the ball with Huntington Beach's Sophia Cendro during a game in the wild-card round of the CIF-SS Division 2 girls water polo playoffs at Santa Margarita High in Rancho Santa Margarita on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. Santa Margarita won the match 8-7.

A new online study says Huntington Beach's senior population is financially stable and has a low poverty rate and high rate of homeownership. (File Photo). A new study has ranked Huntington Beach fifth in the country for senior citizens being financially prepared for retirement. The study by SmartAsset, ...
Huntington Beach woman in critical condition after being shot by officers in Laguna Beach. By Hannah Fry. Feb 12, 2018 | 12:55 PM. Huntington Beach woman in critical condition after being shot by officers in Laguna Beach. Laguna Beach police investigate the scene of an officer-involved shooting Sunday ...
Blasts of muskets and cannons enveloped Central Park in Huntington Beach on Saturday, Feb. 10, as the Huntington Beach Historical Society returned with its American Revolution reenactment. Along with the battles, the event was held to demonstrate the art, society, politics and war skills from the era.
A British soldier steps on a wounded militiamen during a reenactment of the Battle of Lexington and Parkers Revenge at the Huntington Beach Central Park on Saturday, February 10. (Scott Smeltzer / Daily Pilot). 1 / 12. It was a revolution in Huntington Beach's Central Park on Saturday. The city's historical ...
Huntington Beach (CBSLA) - A body that washed ashore in Huntington Beach has been identified as an 18-year-old woman who went missing off the Huntington Beach Pier Wednesday night. Jessy Cook was reported missing at around 11 p.m. Wednesday. According to Huntington Beach police, ...
'Deep division,' distrust pervade Huntington Beach police Department, study finds ... The report concludes that city leaders, police management and employees and the Huntington Beach police officers Assn., which represents the department's rank-and-file, will need to work together to move the agency ...
Huntington Beach Mayor Mike Posey, center, discusses local housing issues Saturday with, from right, Michael Ruane of National Community Renaissance, Cori Williams of Townsend Public Affairs and Heather Stratman of the Orange County chapter of the Assn. of California cities. (Photo by Bradley Zint).
Rocky McKinnon, right, leads his four-man crew over a wave south of the Huntington Beach Pier on Friday, when he debuted an outrigger surfing canoe ... of supporters and curious onlookers, Rocky McKinnon and his watermen buddies set off in Huntington Beach's first outrigger surf canoe program.
A body found on the beach in Huntington Beach on Thursday afternoon was identified Friday as that of an 18-year-old woman who disappeared after plunging off the pier late ... Huntington Beach police Department spokeswoman Angela Bennett said the body was found around 12:45 p.m. Thursday.
Huntington Beach will have lifeguard tryouts Feb. ... A Revolutionary war reenactment is scheduled for this weekend at Huntington Beach's Central Park. The Americans and British will again fight it out from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, courtesy of the Huntington Beach Historical ...
A body found on the beach in Huntington Beach on Thursday afternoon was identified Friday as the 18-year-old woman who disappeared after plunging off the pier late Tuesday. ... Huntington Beach police Department spokeswoman Angela Bennett said the body was found around 12:45 p.m. Thursday.

Historical preservation advocates from around Southern California attended a Huntington Beach advisory board meeting Wednesday to express support for protecting Historic Wintersburg, a property with ties to early 1900s Japanese American history that reportedly is for sale and could become a storage ...
A search is underway for the body of an 18-year-old woman who went missing in the water near the Huntington Beach Pier. (KABC). KABC ... The Coast Guard, the Huntington Beach police Department, Huntington Beach Lifeguards and the Orange County Sheriff's Department were involved in the search.
An 18-year-old swimmer was reported missing late Tuesday near the Huntington Beach Pier. (Daily Pilot). After 11 hours of scouring the ocean near the Huntington Beach Pier, authorities Wednesday suspended their search for an 18-year-old swimmer who was reported missing the night before. The Coast ...
Huntington Beach, CA -- It was just another day, just another stop at the Inces Beach market when this Huntington Beach resident decided to add a quick pick Powerball ticket to his order. That one little decision has won him nearly $1 million, according to Lottery officials. Efrain Flores was identified as ...
In the wake of the recent release of the FBI's semiannual Uniform Crime Report, which showed an uptick in violent crimes in Huntington Beach, and with renewed calls by the city's police officers Association for the dismissal of Chief of police Robert Handy, crime was the topic of discussion Monday, Feb.
Rocky McKinnon looks around Huntington Beach and feels a kinship with Hawaii: in the countless surfers riding waves, the bronze statue of surfing icon Duke Kahanamoku greeting passersby near the pier, and the nearby restaurant "Dukes" that bears the Hawaiian's name. McKinnon, a former pro surfer ...
Despite the increase in violent crimes, police Chief Robert Handy and Robert Lehner -- a retired police chief for Eugene, Ore., and Elk Grove, Calif., who analyzed Huntington Beach's data as an independent consultant -- said Huntington Beach is statistically very safe compared to other cities its size.
Up-and-coming filmmakers will again be showcased at the Huntington Beach Film Festival taking place at the Huntington Beach Library Feb. 22-25. The four-day lineup includes feature length and short films by American and international filmmakers, as well as documentaries and animation, such as this ...
Runners hit the streets of Huntington Beach Sunday morning for the 22nd annual Surf City Marathon. (KABC). KABC. By Chelsea Edwards. Sunday, February 04, 2018 09:13PM. Huntington Beach, Calif. (KABC) --. Runners hit the streets of Huntington Beach Sunday morning for the 22nd annual Surf City Marathon.
In a statement, she said her inspiration to run for public office is based on preserving open space, moving to a toxin-free city, advancing Huntington Beach's tourism industry, improving local infrastructure, opposing toll lane projects that don't include exits to Huntington Beach and improving commuter ...
Local artists Hector "HEK" Valdez, left, and Dan McNab stand in front of "The Landlord," a great white shark mural they painted along Main Street in downtown Huntington Beach. (Kevin Chang / Staff Photographer). There's a great white shark on Main Street in Huntington Beach. And it's getting a lot of ...
Wine lovers, foodies and humanitarians are invited to the sixth annual Love Grows by Giving wine-tasting fundraiser, 6-10 p.m. Friday, Feb. 9 at the Hyatt, 21500 Pacific Coast Highway. Event includes wine, beer and food pairings and supports Wayfinders' Huntington Beach youth Center for homeless, ...
Advocates of preserving the Historic Wintersburg property in Huntington Beach say its owner is looking to sell the land for it to be redeveloped. According ... Representatives of Republic Services, Huntington Beach's trash disposal provider, did not immediately respond to requests for comment Wednesday.
Huntington Beach >> A two-alarm fire broke out in a townhome complex early Saturday, Jan. 27, but no one was reported injured, a dispatcher said. The incident occurred in the 3300 block of Sparkler Drive and six engine companies were deployed, he said. According to the Huntington Beach Fire ...
Applications are being accepted for the popular and in-depth Spring 2018 citizens Academy, offered by the Huntington Beach police Department. The free 12-week course is from 6-9 p.m. Wednesdays, March 7-May 23. Deadline to apply: Friday, Feb. 16, at Information: ...
Huntington Beach, CA -- firefighters Saturday knocked down a second- alarm fire at a town home in Huntington Beach, where no injuries were reported. Firefighters dispatched at 5:28 a.m. to the area of Sparkler Drive and Fame Circle had the fire out at 6:02 a.m., according to a Huntington Beach Fire ...
After a three-week civil trial and nearly two days of deliberations, an Orange County Superior Court jury Thursday found that Huntington Beach police officer William Brownlee was not at fault in the crash, which occurred at the intersection of Newland Street and Atlanta Avenue at about 1 a.m. Oct. 2, 2011.
Chloe Fernandez, 11, was recently honored by WebMD for her children's book and advocacy regarding primary ciliary dyskinesia, a rare genetic disease that she was diagnosed with at age 6. (Scott Smeltzer / Staff Photographer). A Huntington Beach girl's advocacy and children's book focusing on her rare ...
A fire destroyed a bedroom in a house on Partridge Circle in Huntington Beach on Wednesday afternoon, authorities said. (Courtesy of ... Huntington Beach fire crews responded to a report of the blaze at 2:04 p.m. at a single-story house at 5041 Partridge Circle, according to fire officials. Advertisement.
A rendering depicts a 20-unit condominium complex with 5,000 square feet of ground-floor retail space that the Huntington Beach Planning Commission approved for 414-424 Main St. ... A plan for 20 new condominiums in downtown Huntington Beach has approval from the Planning Commission.
Huntington Beach officials are assessing the state of play equipment at various city parks, including Peter Green Park, pictured, which has ripped ... Huntington Beach city staff is evaluating the play equipment at more than 70 parks, including one whose playground condition prompted residents to start an ...
A joint proposal from the cities of Huntington Beach and Long Beach to be the home of Amazon's second headquarters isn't on the company's list of finalists. The cities' proposal was among 238 the Seattle-based retail giant received from throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico. Twenty finalists ...
At the behest of Huntington Beach residents concerned about an increase in airplane traffic and noise, the City Council decided unanimously Tuesday to create a panel to examine the issues and establish talks with aviation officials. The Air Traffic Noise Working Group will include 10 community members, ...
Two people were injured after a driver allegedly ran them over and took off following a dispute outside a bar in Huntington Beach, witnesses say. (KABC) ... Huntington Beach police responded to a call of a vehicle striking two pedestrians in the 16900 block of Algonquin Street shortly before 1 a.m. Tuesday.
Public Works and Beachside recycling are holding a free drive-through electronics recycling event 9 a.m.- 4 p.m. Jan. 26-27 at the Huntington Beach Library, 7711 Talbert Ave., in the parking lot adjacent the theater and Goldenwest Street. It's open to schools, businesses and residents from Huntington ...
Once the show was over, it was time to summon an old ghost from the history of music in Orange County: the Golden Bear club in Huntington Beach. Hansen was a freshman at Orange Coast College when she first started her decade-long career as bookkeeper at the legendary venue-by the sea. As with ...
A vehicle crashed into a Huntington Beach apartment Saturday, causing moderate damage to the building's exterior, fire officials said. firefighters were dispatched to the 7200 block of Heil Avenue around 2:30 p.m. after a driver lost control of the vehicle and hit the building, according to the Fire Department.
Orange County Assistant District Attorney Ebrahim Baytieh speaks during a press conference held at the District Attorney's office in Santa Ana on Wednesday morning, January 3, 2018, announcing their results of an investigation into the officer involved shooting of Dillan J. Tabares, who was shot and killed ...
Jami Marseilles, shown in Huntington Beach on Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018, which is the 30th anniversary of the day her and a friend were rescued after being stranded in a snowbank in Arizona for eleven days. Both suffered frostbite but Marseilles developed gangrene that resulted in having both her legs ...
Popular surfwear brands Quiksilver, Roxy and Billabong will soon be under the same roof. Huntington Beach active apparel firm Boardriders Inc. said Thursday it would acquire all shares of Australia-based Billabong International Ltd. in an all-cash deal that would create an action sports company with a ...
A Huntington Beach police officer who shot and killed a 27-year-old man during a scuffle outside a 7-Eleven store in September will not face criminal charges, the Orange County district attorney's office announced Wednesday. According to Assistant Dist. Atty. Ebrahim Baytieh, officials determined that ...
Whether you're analyzing it from a marketing, spiritual, political, or historical perspective, the truth is that the United States has four cities calling themselves "Surf City": Huntington Beach, Santa Cruz, Surf City (North Carolina) and Surf City (New Jersey). Huntington Beach, also affectionately known as "HB," ...
A Huntington Beach police officer who shot and killed a 27-year-old man during a scuffle outside a 7-Eleven store in September will not face criminal charges, the Orange County district attorney's office announced Wednesday. According to Assistant District Atty. Ebrahim Baytieh, the office determined that ...


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