Injured Marines rehab spirits in competition Teams including U.S. and international athletes gather at Camp Pendleton to challenge themselves and each other in a fourth annual event. BY ERIKA I. RITCHIE / STAFF WRITER Published: March 6, 2014 Updated: March 7, 2014 9:08 a.m. MARINE CORPS TRIALS 2014 Members of the Marine Veterans team parade down […]
Engineer Greg Hennessey, 49, was found unconscious and in cardiac arrest by his crew while on duty Jan. 20. Firefighters on Tuesday saluted as a small procession of firetrucks drove between two engines hoisting an American flag from their ladders.
When the mother’s water broke before they could leave for the hospital, she turned to her husband and said, ‘We’re not going anywhere.
The 5:45 a.m. call to Station 70 woke Capt. Fernando Salas and raised the hair on the back of his neck. A house fire at that time, when residents could be asleep, is the kind of call that firefighters spend their careers training for.
A North Tustin resident is an authority on the therapeutic value of the activity taken very seriously by some.
Ted Nugent Concert to Follow! SafetyHeroes.org is pleased to present the 5th annual fundraiser benefitting the Injured Marine Semper Fi Fund on Tuesday, July 16, 2013 from 6 to 8 p.m. at City National Grove of Anaheim. The event will be hosted by Safetyheroes.org Founder, Mark J. Peacock of the Law Offices of Mark Peacock, […]
Preteen raises thousands for leukemia research By COURTNEY PERKES / ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER At 2, Alexis Buss learned to swallow pills – washed down by diluted apple juice in a sippy cup – that delivered chemotherapy to destroy leukemia cells. Ten years later, she’s cured and serving as an ambassador for a disease she barely remembers.
Eye on O.C.: Ted Nugent rocks out for injured Marines By CONNIE K. HO / FOR THE REGISTER Cheers and flashes of light surrounded Ted Nugent as fans jostled to get photos of the rock star striding into the City National Grove of Anaheim for the fifth annual SafetyHeroes.org benefit. Those huddled around him weren’t just autograph seekers […]
Officer who rescued toddler wins praise, high-five Buena Park patrolman was hurt while saving boy who darted into a roadway. By DENISSE SALAZAR / ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER [flagallery gid=5] BUENA PARK – A Buena Park policeman who saved a toddler who was running alone in a busy roadway was praised by the boy’s mother for his […]
Whiting: Vets pass baton to the next corps Amazing people, hot topics, wild outdoors - get more from David Whiting\ BY DAVID WHITING COLUMNIST ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER firstname.lastname@example.org Retired Army Col. Charles “Chuck” Soltes pours a plastic jug of crackers and pretzels into Styrofoam containers for the Army Reserves based in Costa Mesa, but what he’s […]