Monthly Archives: May 2015

PHOTO: Getting Fired for Memorial Day

Dennis Bronson, right, joins other members of the Huntington Beach American Legion Post 133 Honor Guard as they practice their firing squad routine on Friday. The men are getting ready to perform at the city's Memorial Day ceremony at the Pier on Monday. The group fires a 21-gun salute and plays Taps.

Dennis Bronson, right, joins other members of the Huntington Beach American Legion Post 133 Honor Guard as they practice their firing squad routine on Friday. The men are getting ready to perform at the city’s Memorial Day ceremony at the Pier on Monday. The group fires a 21-gun salute and plays Taps.

PHOTOS: Disney Fans Wait in Line to Spend 24 hours in Disneyland

PHOTOS: Disney Premiers new Fireworks Show ‘Disneyland Forever’ to Celebrates 60th Anniversary

Disneyland showed off it’s new fireworks show to celebrate the theme park’s 60th anniversary. The show includes projections on Main Street and Sleeping Beauty Castle.

PHOTOS: Disney’s Premiers new World of Color Show at California Adventure

In celebration of Disneyland’s 60th anniversary, the “World of Color” water show at Disney California Adventure got a reboot – including a new story about the history of Walt Disney and his first theme park.

PHOTOS: Knott’s Berry Farm Premiers Voyage to the Iron Reef Ride


Riders on Knott’s Berry Farms’ new Voyage to the Iron Reef ride use their freezer blasters to destroy a villain on Wednesday in Buena Park.

Voyage to the Iron Reef is a 4-D ride where 4-person cars travel from screen to screen shooting villains.

PHOTOS: Softball Friends

Mission Viejo softball players Taylor McQuillin, left, and Alyssa Palomino on the softball field at Mission Viejo High School on Friday.

The two seniors have been friends since they were little and compliment each other – McQuillin is a pitcher and Palomino is a hitter. They are both going to end their high school careers holding several O.C. and CIF-SS records. They will begin playing together next year at the University of Arizona.

PHOTOS: Fire Guts Cypress Apartment

Firefighters battle a fire at the Cypress Garden Apartments on Graham Street in Cypress on Tuesday. The fire started in a carport below apartments. Eight cars and four apartments were damaged.

PHOTO: CSUF Grads

Cal State Fullerton graduates Karla Lopez, left, Christian Bana, center, and Angelica Ruiz on campus on Monday. Karla Lopez is a 26-year-old biology undergraduate student who is on her way to becoming a health specialist. She hopes to be a physician's assistant in the future. Christian Bana is a music student. When filling out his CSUF application, he accidentally checked the "music" box instead of the "kinesiology" box. He decided to stick with music and will be teaching next year. Angelica Ruiz is an undergraduate health science and women and gender studies graduate who conducted a research project on the affordability, access and the quality of fruit and vegetables in the Santa Ana community.

Cal State Fullerton graduates Karla Lopez, left, Christian Bana, center, and Angelica Ruiz on campus on Monday. Karla Lopez is a 26-year-old biology undergraduate student who is on her way to becoming a health specialist. She hopes to be a physician’s assistant in the future. Christian Bana is a music student. When filling out his CSUF application, he accidentally checked the “music” box instead of the “kinesiology” box. He decided to stick with music and will be teaching next year. Angelica Ruiz is an undergraduate health science and women and gender studies graduate who conducted a research project on the affordability, access and the quality of fruit and vegetables in the Santa Ana community.

PHOTO: Walking in Circles

Visitors to Cal State Fullerton walk down the circular steps of a parking garage on Monday. ///ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Slug: scan.xxxx, Day: Monday, May 4, 2015 (5/4/15), Time: 1:01:46 PM, Location: Fullerton, California - Scan Photo - JEFF GRITCHEN, STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER

Visitors to Cal State Fullerton walk down the circular steps of a parking garage on Monday. ///ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Slug: scan.xxxx, Day: Monday, May 4, 2015 (5/4/15), Time: 1:01:46 PM, Location: Fullerton, California – Scan Photo – JEFF GRITCHEN, STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER