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Fullerton Fire Pink-tober Kick-Off Event
September 30, 2014Fullerton Firefighters will once again take the lead in raising cancer awareness during the month of October by celebrating "Pink-tober" with a kick-off event on Wednesday, October 1 at Troy High School.
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Interstate 5 Closures through Oct 3
September 30, 2014
The California Department of Transportation announced the following closures through 5 a.m. Friday including:
1) Southbound I-5 closed from Norwalk Blvd to Carmenita Rd, 12:01 a.m. to 5 a.m.
2) Northbound I-5 reduced to one lane from Alondra Blvd. to Rosecrans Ave: 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.
3) Southbound I-605 connector to southbound I-5 closed: 11 p.m. to 5 p.m.

For more information, please contact CalTrans at http://www.dot.ca.gov/

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Fullerton Spray Pools to Open this Weekend
September 29, 2014Anticipating another heat wave to hit the southland, the City of Fullerton will open the ever-popular Spray Pools at Lemon, Adlena, and Valencia Parks from Friday, October 3 through Sunday, October 5 from 12 noon to 5:00 p.m.


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Last Chance to See Exhibit
September 24, 2014"Ferry Cross the Mersey: The British Invasion and Six Strings as Canvas: Art Guitars from the Fender Custom Shop" exhibits which opened on August 16 will be coming to a close on Sunday, November 9. Admissions to the exhibits are free for members of the Fullerton Museum Center, and $4 for the general public, $3 students and senior 65 +, $1 children 6-12 free for children 5 and under.


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“Stroller Brigade” at Fullerton Museum
September 24, 2014Parents looking for new adventures to share with their young children are invited to join "The Stroller Brigade" running now through November 5, 2014 at the Fullerton Museum Center.

The Museum Center welcomes parents – and grandparents who baby-sit – to visit the museum Wednesdays morning to view the newest exhibits, Ferry Cross the Mersey: The British Invasion and Six Strings as Canvas: Art Guitars from the Fender Custom Shop.

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Fullerton Fire “CERT” Academy to Start in October
September 24, 2014A new Academy of the Fullerton Fire Department's "Community Emergency Response Team" (CERT) program is set to get under way in October of this year.

The Academy, which consists of three eight-hour classes, will be held from 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. on Saturday, October 11, 18 and 25 at the City of Fullerton Maintenance Facility, 1580 E. Commonwealth Ave. Participants may bring a sack lunch each session, however many restaurants are located close to the classroom.


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New Law Gives Bicyclist 3 Feet of Safety
September 22, 2014Beginning September 16, 2014, drivers must give people riding bikes at least 3 feet of clearance when passing in the same direction.

The new law, AB-1371, is designed to reduce car-bicycle crashes by reminding drivers to give bicyclists more safe space when passing.


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“Haunted Tours” Offer Spirited Look into Fullerton
September 9, 2014A hauntingly good time is in the offing when the Fullerton Museum Center's popular "Haunted Fullerton Walking Tours" return for their 14th season in September.

Tours will be given Wednesday and Thursday evenings Sept. 17 through Nov. 6, with a special Halloween tour planned Oct. 31. Due to popularity, the tours book up fast, and persons interested in participating are strongly advised to get their registrations in early.
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Learn more about the West Nile Virus
August 6, 2014Learn more about what the West Nile Virus and what you can do by going to the Orange County Vector Control District website at: http://www.ocvcd.org/wnv3.php
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Update from Fullerton Police on Car to Car Shooting on 91/5 Fwy
August 5, 2014Update on August 4th car-to-car shooting at approximately 4:30 pm
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Symposium on the Impact of Oil Extraction in North Orange County
August 5, 2014The Symposium will feature experts in the fields of seismology, hydrogeology, air quality, and environmental geology who will speak to the potential impact of oil pumping – including fracking – on our groundwater, earthquake hazard, and water quality. For more information: http://bit.ly/1obQx62

Live Video Streaming:

This symposium will be live streamed via http://titancom.fullerton.edu/broadcast/LiveWebTV_comm_flash.html
You can also view with a mobile device using the iFullerton app for Android and Apple devices.
This program will be also cablecast live on the Titan channel:
Time Warner Cable channel 15-202 (in Fullerton) and some of the participating cities in Orange County (Check with T.W.C.)
AT&T-Uverse (Southern California) Channel 99/City of Santa Ana/TitanTV Channel CSUF


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“Dog Days of Summer” Talent Show
August 4, 2014If your pooch kisses like there's no tomorrow, eats like he has just gotten off a diet, or bears a striking resemblance to you, the Fullerton Museum Center would like to have a talk with you.

Dogs of all shapes, sizes and talents are being sought for the museum’s annual "Dog Days of Summer" talent show and competition set for Thursday, August 7 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.


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Orangethorpe Avenue Re-Construction Project
August 4, 2014Another major road construction project will soon be underway to upgrade and improve the city's roads and streets.

The Orangethorpe Avene Project will begin approximately on September 22, 2014 on much-needed improvements to Orangethorpe Avenue, from Auto Center Drive to Magnolia Avenue.


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Two New Exhibits at the Fullerton Museum Center
July 29, 2014The Fullerton Museum Center will be opening two new exhibits entitled, Ferry Cross the Mersey: The British Invasion and Six Strings as Canvas: Art Guitars from the Fender Custom Shop, on Saturday, August 16, 2014 from 6:00-9:00 p.m. This exhibit will be open to the public through November 9, 2014. The opening reception will be include refreshments from The Olde Ship British Pub and Restaurant, live entertainment including a performance by guitarist, Rusty Anderson, a curator's talk and more.


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Fullerton Senior Club to host ‘Aloha Summer Social’ Happy Hour
July 28, 2014The Fullerton Senior Club will raise a glass to summer when it hosts a "Aloha Summer Social" happy hour on Thursday, July 31. The festivities will take place from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. at the Fullerton Community Center located at 340 W. Commonwealth Ave., two blocks west of Harbor Boulevard, in Amerige Park.
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Fullerton Community Center Offers Money Management Class
July 28, 2014Managing your money to make sure it lasts can be a daunting and often confusing task. Thanks to the Fullerton Community Center, help is on the horizon thanks to "It's Your Money," a free eight-week money management course starting Thursday, September 11.


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Summer Spray Pool Updates
July 28, 2014The pop jet fountain at the Downtown Plaza has been closed down, indefinitely, due to mechanical problems. For an alternate water experience please visit Adlena Park at 300 N. Adlena and Valencia Park at 2425 W. Valencia Ave. More...


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Capital Improvement Projects now Online
July 25, 2014
The City of Fullerton has published a website that will provide updates on the capital improvements projects in the city as part of the additional $10 million approved in the 2014-15 fiscal budget.

Find out which streets are under construction in Fullerton and how the city continues to make road and water repairs and upgrades a priority throughout the year. Visit: Tax Dollars at Work for more information.
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Fullerton’s “Concert in the Park” Series with the cool sounds of “Kulayd”
July 24, 2014Lovers of vocal harmony will be in for a treat as "Kulayd" performs at the Fullerton Parks and Recreation Department's popular outdoor summer concert series Wednesday, July 30.


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Fullerton’s “Concert in the Park” Series with the smooth sounds of “James Intveld”
July 23, 2014The smooth sounds of John Intveld as he performs at the Fullerton Parks and Recreation Department's popular outdoor summer concert series Wednesday, August 6.


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“Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption,” Chosen as the October 2014 Fullerton Reads Selection
July 21, 2014The Fullerton Library Director, Maureen Gebelein, announced that the book Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption by Laura Hillenbrand – a #1 New York Times Bestseller and named by Time Magazine as the best nonfiction book of the year - is the Fullerton Reads selection for October of 2014.


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Fullerton Museum Seeking Board of Trustees
July 11, 2014Applications are being sought from citizens interested in being part of the Board of Trustees of the Fullerton Museum Center. Because the Board of Trustees is responsible for raising funds to help finance exhibitions at the award-winning Fullerton Museum Center, applicants with strong financial backgrounds are desired.
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City of Fullerton Encourages Water Conservation
July 10, 2014City officials encourage citizens and businesses to conserve water during one of the driest years in the history of the State. At the June 17, 2014 City Council meeting, the Council approved Resolution 2014-48 establishing a water supply shortage conservation plan – Phase One.
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Orange County Guitar Orchestra featured at Fullerton Library
July 7, 2014The Fullerton Library will host the Orange County Guitar Orchestra on Monday August 18th, 7 p.m. in Osborne Auditorium. This unique performance will include wide range of traditional and modern music featuring 20 master classical guitarists.

The orchestra is conducted by famous renowned guitar teacher and performer David Grimes. All members hold a Bachelor's degree and/or Master’s degree in classical guitar performance. The ensemble specializes in performing exciting and colorful works composed or arranged for multiple guitars and is suitable for all audiences, especially those who embrace the fine arts.


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City of Fullerton and City Manager Received Innovation Awards
July 7, 2014The city of Fullerton, along with their City Manager, Joe Felz, were honored at the third annual Golden Hub of Innovation Awards hosted by the Association of California Cities, Orange County (ACC-OC) on June 26. The event recognized innovation in local government. Councilwoman Jennifer Fitzgerald along with City of Fullerton staff attended the ceremony at the Discovery Science Center in Santa Ana.
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Berkeley Avenue Street Project
July 6, 2014A major road construction project will soon be underway to upgrade the city's water main system and streets as part of a concerted effort to improve the city’s infrastructure.
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Yorba Linda Blvd Construction Project
July 6, 2014Another major road construction project will soon be underway to upgrade and improve the city's roads and streets.

The Yorba Linda Blvd Project will begin approximately July 28, 2014 on much-needed improvements to Yorba Linda Blvd, from Placentia Ave to Bradford Ave.


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City of Fullerton Provide Firework Safety Tips
July 3, 2014As the nation welcomes the celebration of Independence Day tomorrow, the city of Fullerton encourages its residents and visitors to exercise firework safety for themselves and those around them during the holiday.
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Union Pacific Park Renovation Community Meeting
June 17, 2014The City of Fullerton Parks and Recreation Department will be holding a community meeting for the Union Pacific Park Renovation project. The public will have the opportunity to ask questions and provide input on the park's renovation at a neighborhood community meeting on Tuesday, June 24, from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at the Maple Community Center located at Lemon Park. Lemon Park is located at 701 S. Lemon St., Fullerton, CA between W. Ash Ave. and Orangethorpe Ave. on the west side of the street.


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Fullerton City Hall Closed On July 4
June 17, 2014Fullerton City Hall will be closed Friday, July 4, in recognition of the Independence Day holiday. It will reopen at 7:00 a.m. Monday, July 8.


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