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when it declared bankruptcy dies

From The Los Angeles Times April 15, 2013

Ernie Schneider, the chief administrative officer of Orange County when it declared bankruptcy in 1994 because of its disastrous investment practices, died Saturday at his home in San Juan Capistrano. He was 66. His death, related to liver and kidney problems, was confirmed by former wife and current Laguna Beach City Councilwoman Elizabeth Pearson. A longtime public servant, Schneider was the top appointed officer when Treasurer Robert L. The two seniors, key players in the Laguna Beach boys’ basketball program, are among 15 players who make up the South roster for the 2013 Orange Coast Optimist Orange County North/South High School Basketball Games. The All Star games, for senior players, will be played for the 48th time. It’s time for a makeover. Tuesday evening, the City Council voted unanimously in favor of just that, in the form of an Arts Commission led temporary sculpture exhibition project. By approving the item on the meeting’s consent calendar, the council backed the competition guideli nes for the installation of rotating artwork on Forest Avenue. Laguna Beach is the first city in Orange County to enact a plastic bag ban and joins a host of others such as Pasadena and Long Beach in prohibiting single use plastic bags in store checkout lines. Los Angeles is in the process of phasing out plastic bags. As of Jan. The Gorjana and Griffin Foundation’s Team Hunger gathered 10,857 pounds of food and nearly $2,000 in cash donations Saturday and Sunday for the food bank. “The team at Gorjana and Griffin believes in giving back to the community that has supported their growth over the years,” a company statement said. The Healthy Places, Healthy People 2012 report pegs Laguna with one of the highest crime rates 358 violent crimes reported in 2009 out of 100,000 residents. Those figures aren’t necessarily a true picture, Lt. Jason Kravetz said. The girls’ 14 and Under team led the way by capturing first place in its division. The girls’ 12U team was second in its division.