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It’s Time for the Mayor and City Council to Do the Right Thing for Veterans and Their Families: Just Say YES!

For years, Orange County veterans and their families have been waiting for the Irvine City Council to do the right thing and move forward with construction of the long-promised Veterans Memorial Park & Cemetery on the 125-acre "ARDA" site at the Great Park.

Seven long years after the City agreed to donate the ARDA site for a beautiful State-built and State-operated Veterans Memorial Park & Cemetery, construction still has not begun.

Community Spotlight

Irvine High School Students Write COVID-19 Book

Two Irvine high school students (and siblings), Neil and Monica Pal, have written a children's book focused on helping kids deal with fears surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.  

Neil and Monica's family owns a Montessori preschool, which allowed them to see firsthand how young children were confused and frightened by the uncertainty in their lives when the pandemic struck.

Wanting to help, Neil and Monica teamed up to write The COVID-19 ABC Alphabet Book.

  • Health & Safety

COVID-19 Pandemic: One Year Later

It's been more than a year since the first COVID-19 case was reported in Orange County.  We have now had 247,372 reported cases and 4,075 Orange County residents have lost their lives to the virus. Here in Irvine, there have been 10,184 reported cases and 73 of our Irvine neighbors have died from COVID-19.  

Each of those 73 deaths in Irvine represents someone's mother, father, daughter, son, friend, neighbor, or co-worker. Thousands of lives have been devastated by the loss of our 73 Irvine neighbors.

Previews, Reviews & Venues

UCI’s New Slate Online: A Completely New Dimension in Dance Concerts

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the production crew for UCI’s New Slate Online dance concert mixed live and pre-recorded material, added music, and then uploaded it on Vimeo for the performance that those of us in the audience watched.  Which scenes were pre-recorded, and which were live?  There was no way to tell.

Taking the unusual “seat in the audience,” in front of my PC at home, I was surprisingly delighted by this very unique spectacle!

Science & Technology

Sign Up Now: Saturday Science Series for High School Students in April

High school students across the country are invited to participate in a series of free online workshops in April.   

The Saturday Science Series will explore the science behind the current South Pole Telescope (SPT), and the new CMB-S4 Experiment, which is a cosmological research project that uses 21 telescopes to survey the microwave sky over a seven-year period with the goal of unlocking secrets in cosmology, fundamental physics, astrophysics and astronomy.

Publisher's Perspective

It’s Time for the Mayor and City Council to Do the Right Thing for Veterans and Their Families: Just Say YES!

For years, Orange County veterans and their families have been waiting for the Irvine City Council to do the right thing and move forward with construction of the long-promised Veterans Memorial Park & Cemetery on the 125-acre "ARDA" site at the Great Park.

Seven long years after the City agreed to donate the ARDA site for a beautiful State-built and State-operated Veterans Memorial Park & Cemetery, construction still has not begun.

UCI News

UCI: A Shining Example of Excellence in Irvine

U.S. News & World Report has named UCI one of the top 10 public universities in America for the sixth consecutive year, and UCI Medical Center one of America's best hospitals for the 20th consecutive year. 

UCI Medical Center is the only Orange County hospital to consistently rank among the nation's best medical facilities.

Latest COVID-19 Stats

247,372

Cases in OC

 

339

Now Hospitalized

 

4,075

Deaths in OC

 

10,184

Cases in Irvine

 

73

Deaths in Irvine

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