July 26, 2007
8th Street: Vandalism was reported in the 110 block at 8:01 p.m. Saturday. Adams Avenue/Lake Street: An injured animal was reported at 8:01 a.m. Friday. Adams Avenue: A grand theft was reported in the 10000 block at 10:30 a.m. Saturday. Adams Avenue: A vehicle theft was reported in the 9600 block at 7:55 a.m. Friday. Algonquin Street: A grand theft was reported in the 16000 block at 7:29 a.m. Friday. Beach Boulevard/Garfield Avenue: A misdemeanor assault was reported at 2:11 a.m. Saturday.
March 18, 2004
Accident on PCH kills Westminster man A Saturday traffic accident in Huntington Beach claimed the life of a Westminster resident who was driving a minibike across a busy intersection. Daniel Barry, 20, died after the 10:49 p.m. crash at Pacific Coast Highway and Brookhurst Street, police said. A white van driven east on Pacific Coast Highway by 19-year-old Ontario resident Derek Vanderploeg struck Barry on his minibike as he was driving north through the intersection, Lt. Craig Juninger said.
August 24, 2000
It would seem to me that periodically the merchants in your Downtown area would arrange to wash sidewalks in front of their businesses. Coming from a small Michigan community, we made arrangements with the local fire department to hose the sidewalks down. It's almost disgusting to see the caked-on filth. ELLEN CARLSON Huntington Beach Stepping stones to fiscal sanity? One has to wonder if the city of Huntington Beach will ever attain fiscal sanity.
February 26, 2004
Surf City man shot in back after argument A 21-year-old Huntington Beach resident was shot in the back last week after an altercation outside a convenience store near the intersection of Heil Avenue and Goldenwest Street. Police would not release the name of the man, who was treated for the gunshot wound at Huntington Beach Hospital on Feb. 19. Police are looking for witnesses, but have no description of the shooter. "We're asking [for] the public's help," Sgt. Dave Bunetta said.
February 16, 2006
The City Council is scheduled to discuss the following items at its Monday meeting: STORM DRAIN City Council members are considering designating $400,000 from the Community Development Block Grant -- an annual allotment from the federal government -- to be spent on a storm drain for Michael Drive near the intersection of Slater Avenue and Beach Boulevard. WHAT TO EXPECT Allocation of the federal dollars is always a contentious issue, so there could be some debate about the large apportionment.
November 14, 2002
Adam Avenue and Delaware Street: A physical fight involving two men was reported at 1:12 a.m. Saturday. Algonquin Street: A vehicle burglary was reported in the 16900 block at 11:19 a.m. Saturday. Amazon Drive: One gunshot and broken glass was reported in the 7600 block at 7:20 p.m. Sunday. Beach Boulevard and Ellis Avenue: A hit-and-run misdemeanor was reported at 3:01 a.m. Saturday. Beach Boulevard: A physical fight involving two men and one woman was reported in the 16000 block at 7:33 p.m. Saturday.
August 24, 2006
FIFTH STREET REDESIGN The Council approved 7-0 the proposed redesign modifications to Fifth Street, including street parking. The approval amended a site plan for the Strand project that the Council approved in October 2002. WHAT IT MEANS Council members decided to allow CIM or Huntington LLC Partners, who own the Strand development in downtown Huntington Beach, to make modifications to Fifth Street to add seven additional parking spaces that would reduce sidewalk width and potential outdoor dining or outdoor sales space along the street.