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Introducing the 2013/14 BRIDGES Team!

The BRIDGES Team is working in the following schools during the 2013-14 School Year: Anaheim Community Day Fountain Valley High Huntington Beach High School Loara High School Magnolia High School Mission Viejo High School Newport Harbor High School Ocean View High School Santa Ana Valley High School Savanna High School Servite High School Spring View Middle School Sycamore Jr. High

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Tracing Their Roots

Tracing Their Roots

About 1,300 miles southeast of San Clemente lies El Bajio de Bonillas, a Mexican town on the outskirts of Silao where a U.S. government Bracero Program office used to recruit Mexican laborers. Today, El Bajio has a reported population of 2,732 people. But the tiny town has spawned a large footprint, helping to weave the social fabric of modern-day San Clemente.

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O.C. report: Blacks, gays most often targets for hate crime

O.C. report: Blacks, gays most often targets for hate crime

Overall, 61 crimes were reported in 2012, a drop of about 21 percent when compared with the previous year. By SALVADOR HERNANDEZ / ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER Published: May 23, 2013 Updated: May 24, 2013 10:11 a.m. African Americans and gays were the most frequent targets of reported hate crimes in Orange County last year, according to a report released by the

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Report: Hate crimes against the LGBT community jump in Orange County

Report: Hate crimes against the LGBT community jump in Orange County

Ben Bergman | May 23rd, 2013, 6:37am Hate crimes targeting gays and lesbians have jumped in Orange County, according to a new report released Thursday. Read the full document here. For over two decades, the non-profit group, OC Human Relations, has released its annual study of hate crimes. According to the latest report, there were 13 hate crimes against gays

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O.C. hate crimes fall; attacks based on sexual orientation rise

O.C. hate crimes fall; attacks based on sexual orientation rise

The Orange County Human Relations Commission reported 61 hate crimes, a drop of 21% from the year before. But crimes involving sexual orientation nearly doubled. By Mike Anton, Los Angeles TimesMay 23, 2013, 12:05 a.m. The number of reported hate crimes in Orange County fell by 21% last year, even though such crimes based on sexual orientation almost doubled, according

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