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3,000 seabirds abandon their nests after drone crashes on beach

Approximately 3,000 elegant terns at the Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve in Huntington Beach, California fled on May 12, leaving behind approximately 2,000 non-viable eggs. According to the California Department of Fish and Wildlife, the birds were scared away after an illegal drone crashed into their nesting area. The abandonment is...
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Ant Anstead Says Ex Christina Haack Made 'the Right Decision' to Sell Their Family Home: It 'Has Memories'

Ant Anstead is sharing his thoughts on Christina Haack selling the home they once shared together. The British TV host, 41, who split from the HGTV star, 37, in September after less than two years of marriage, tells PEOPLE exclusively that he's glad Haack has placed their former Newport Beach, California, home on the market - a move which she made back in April, listing it for $6 million.
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Three seminarians were ordained to the Sacred Order of the Priesthood in the Roman Catholic Church by the Most Reverend Kevin W. Vann, Bishop of Orange, on Saturday, June 12 at the iconic Christ Cathedral. It was the first ordination of priests in the diocese since COVID-19 restrictions were loosened...
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ARTnews in Brief: Orange County Museum of Art Will Relaunch California Biennial—and More from June 14, 2021

Orange County Museum of Art Will Relaunch California Biennial in 2022. The Orange County Museum of Art in Costa Mesa, California, will bring back its acclaimed California Biennial, which staged its first edition in 1984. The 2022 California Biennial will be the inaugural exhibition at OCMA’s new 53,000-square-foot at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts when it opens in October of that year. The forthcoming biennial will be curated by independent curators Elizabeth Armstrong and Essence Harden, and Gilbert Vicario, curator of modern and contemporary art at the Phoenix Art Museum. In a statement, OCMA director Heidi Zuckerman said, “California has long been a wellspring of innovation and creativity and CB22 once again gives us an opportunity to explore the richness of the state’s expansive and diverse creative communities.”
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On-the-Water Cirque Performances, the Earth Harp and Nobu Dining—Get Your Tickets to This Immersive Experience in Newport Beach

Come Together and Celebrate Once Again With This Memorable Event at Lido Marina Village. An immersive dining experience is coming to Lido Marina Village, and you do not want to miss this extraordinary evening. Я|FENIX presents the event of the summer with a one-of-a-kind experience featuring performances you truly won’t see anywhere else. Bernard Kida, Co-Founder of Revel Republic, says, “Я|FENIX symbolizes us rising from the ashes of the past year as we come together and celebrate once again.” From the Earth Harp to over-the-water creative performances, here’s a sneak peek of what this evening celebration will offer on Saturday, June 26. Я FENIX.
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Ant Anstead Wants To Stay Close To His Ex Christina Haack

Ant Anstead wants to keep things close, but not that close, of course. The television personality recently revealed that he has purchased a home in Laguna Beach, which is not too far away from where his estranged wife Christina Haack lives in Newport Beach. Here’s what you need to know.

Slain 6-Year-Old To Be Remembered With Plaque At OC Zoo

Aiden Leos, the 6-year-old boy killed in a road-rage shooting on the Costa Mesa (55) Freeway in May, enjoyed frequent visits to the OC Zoo in Irvine Regional Park, his family said Monday at an announcement that a plaque will be erected in a new Large Mammal Exhibit set to open early next year.