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February 22, 2017  Intuitive Paintings Inspired by the Runes on Display at John Wayne AirportFrom February 16, 2017 – March 16, 2017, a series of intuitive paintings inspired by the Runes, the ancient Nordic alphabet of archetypal symbols, and Tibetan Buddhist concepts by visual artist and writer Irena Carlson, will be on display at John Wayne Airport (JWA) as part of JWA's Community Focus Space Program (CFS).
February 17, 2017  Head of County’s Community Resources Department Announces RetirementSteve Franks, Director of the County of Orange's OC Community Resources (OCCR) department, announced plans to retire at the beginning of March.
February 17, 2017  Voluntary Evacuations in Silverado Canyon and Activation of Emergency Operations CenterAt 9:00 a.m. today, a voluntary evacuation for the Silverado Canyon burn area was issued by County of Orange public safety officials due to potential flooding and debris flows. The voluntary evacuation is for homes east of 30311 Silverado Canyon Road. This voluntary evacuation has the potential to be upgraded to a mandatory evacuation as the storm progresses. ( View PDF )