Santa Ana man who pointed laser at sheriff’s helicopter gets 5 years — Orange County Register

A 48-year-old Santa Ana man was sentenced this week in Los Angeles federal court to the maximum of five years in prison for intentionally aiming a laser at an Orange County Sheriff’s Department helicopter.

Santa Ana man who pointed laser at sheriff’s helicopter gets 5 years — Orange County Register

How do you Halloween? Southern California theme park haunts range from spooky to terrifying — Orange County Register

Southern California theme parks have turned Halloween from a one-night event into a two-month marathon of blood, guts, gore and screams that stretches throughout September and October. Universal, Disney, Six Flags, Knott’s, SeaWorld and Legoland all offer differing takes on the Halloween season from spine-chilling scares designed to make you jump out of your skin…

How do you Halloween? Southern California theme park haunts range from spooky to terrifying — Orange County Register

San Clemente’s ‘Character Counts’ beach mural is back with new look, same key message — Orange County Register

The quaint San Clemente beach now has a bit more character – and a splash of color that puts a spotlight on its rich surf culture… read more:

San Clemente’s ‘Character Counts’ beach mural is back with new look, same key message — Orange County Register

Big Ten Inks Record $8B Distribution Deals Ahead Of UCLA & USC Joining Conference — Deadline

While it awaits the 2024 arrival of Pac-12 carpetbaggers UCLA and USC, the Big Ten Conference has inked new distribution deals with CBS, Fox, NBC and Peacock. The pacts, which include current partners FS1 and Big Ten Network but drops ESPN/ABC, are the most lucrative in college sports history — valued at nearly $8 billion.…

Big Ten Inks Record $8B Distribution Deals Ahead Of UCLA & USC Joining Conference — Deadline