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Gun stores remain open in California despite the closure of most businesses amid COVID-19 and reports indicate that first time buyers are cleaning out the shelves.

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The novel coronavirus has upended the lives of people across Orange County, with some equating the pandemic to the likes of wartime rationing during World War II.

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Some Orange Coast College students have reported unauthorized charges to their bank accounts for Bartleby services after using a credit or debit card at the Associated Students Bookstore.

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A new class at Orange Coast College allows students to dive into the world of science fiction films and discover new meanings behind them.

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Orange Coast College may be looking into funding an esports program after its Overwatch team has had several high-profile performances in competitions.

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Coast Community College District officials announced Sunday night that its three campuses will suspend classes for the next two weeks and urged students to stay home because of COVID-19.

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As the world held its collective breath on Thursday amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Food Services department at Orange Coast College was left feeling unprepared for students’ needs in the coming weeks and months.

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Instructors at Orange Coast College are being instructed to switch site-based, in-person classes to online teaching next week if possible, and to be prepared to switch to online classes after spring break.

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A new owner and a new menu at the Snack Shack has brought some changes to on-campus dining.

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Costa Mesa found itself in the middle of coronavirus chaos last week when the federal government attempted to house patients with the disease at Fairview Development Center, just two miles down Harbor Boulevard from Orange Coast College.

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A stucco wall adjacent to the Student Success Center became a symbol of hate late last month when a swastika was scrawled across it.

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Orange Coast College President Angelica Suarez was named one of Orange County’s Hispanic Women of the Year on Saturday.

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After winning a decisive victory in the Nevada Caucuses on Saturday, Sen. Bernie Sanders heads into Super Tuesday in an enviable position. 

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Sen. Bernie Sanders came out to rally about 1,000 southern Californians to go to the polls in an event held Friday on the eve of the Nevada caucuses.

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Elections for nine open seats on next year’s Student Government of Orange Coast College board will run online April 13 through 17.

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A state bill that allows all students to take transferable courses at a community college without going through placement exams was implemented last semester.

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Paying for college can be expensive, especially when transferring to a four-year university after paying around $46 a unit at a community college and transitioning to paying close to $3,000 a semester for six or more units.

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As the sun hung low in the late afternoon, about 4,000 people were packed near home plate at Angel Stadium for the memorial service honoring the late John, Keri and Alyssa Altobelli.

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An Orange Coast College food service management instructor has big plans for food waste management and sustainability classes on campus.

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A divided student senate voted on Feb. 7 to endorse the implementation of increased prices for student parking, expected to start in fall.

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The Pirate Involvement Fest set sail with high turnout on Tuesday.

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Even as the World Health Organization named the novel-coronavirus an international public health emergency on Thursday, officials inside the U.S. urged calm.

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In an effort to alleviate impacted parking at Orange Coast College, a new parking lot opened just before classes started near the corner of Fairview Road and Monitor Way and expands the existing Fitness Lot.

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It was sometime last fall that Orange Coast College’s new president Angelica Suarez was touring Wendell Pickens Field hoping to meet the head baseball coach John Altobelli.

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A districtwide hiring freeze and an incentive for retirement package was approved by the Coast Community College District Board of Trustees last month in an effort to resolve an apparent budget deficit.

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It was just four months ago that Kobe Bryant was at Orange Coast College.

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In his 27 years at Orange Coast College, baseball coach John Altobelli impacted more lives than the average person could even imagine.

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Coach John Altobelli, or Alto as players called him in the dugout, was highly respected in the baseball world around the United States — and I am one of those admirers.

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The clicking of camera shutters from assembled media was the most distinguishable sound coming from Orange Coast College’s Wendell Pickens Field Tuesday.

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There was an obvious pall over Orange Coast College Monday morning as students, faculty and staff made their way to campus amid the tragic loss of John Altobelli, OCC’s head baseball coach for more than 25 years.

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Orange Coast College’s longtime baseball coach John Altobelli was among the victims of the helicopter crash Sunday that also took the life of basketball great Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter Gianna.

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Representatives from Orange Coast College and the Coast Community College District’s Board of Trustees came together Thursday to break ground on OCC’s new Language Arts and Social Behavioral Sciences building.

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Legendary civil rights activist Dolores Huerta spoke about the importance of community organizing to an audience of about 650 people in Orange Coast College’s Robert B. Moore Theatre Monday.

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The Pirate’s Plank, a business pitch competition for student entrepreneurs, is coming to Orange Coast College in early April for the fourth year in a row.

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As the weather turns cold and homes are lined with lights, people start thinking about the holidays and the joy the season can bring.

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Officials in the Library hope to make research easier for students after a makeover of its online search engine is completed over winter break.

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Several classes were cancelled in the Social Science building, Student Health Center and the Associated Students Bookstore after a power outage this morning turned off the lights, but some professors chose to continue teaching regardless of lights out.

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Community members, including families with children, gathered Thursday in the Science Hall at Orange Coast College to screen the controversial anti-abortion film “Unplanned.”

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Annual free flu clinics are returning to Orange Coast College for students, staff, faculty and the general public.

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For many students attending Orange Coast College, cars parked in campus lots are just one of the many places to take a catnap between classes.

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Since the start of this semester, five college safety assistants have been added back to the staff after approximately 30 CSAs were indefinitely furloughed over the summer.