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Costa Mesa

(kŏs`tə mā`sə), city (1990 pop. 96,357), Orange co., S Calif., on the Pacific south of Santa Ana; inc. 1953. It is a transportation, residential, and light industrial center. In addition to research laboratories, huge corporate complexes and shopping malls like the South Coast Plaza have been built since the 1980s, and the city has two concert halls, one (2006) designed by César Pelli. Vanguard Univ. of Southern California is in Costa Mesa.
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in Costa Mesa, CA, is just blocks from South Coast Plaza and Segerstrom Center for the Arts and minutes to John Wayne Airport (SNA).
Valerie Torelli has been in business with Torelli Realty since 1984 and focuses almost exclusively on Costa Mesa real estate.
Saturday when a gunman fired several shots through a garage door in the 2000 block of Wallace Avenue, said Costa Mesa police Officer Jeff McCollam.
The HANDS Protocols will be offered at the College Hospital Costa Mesa site, a 122-bed hospital providing medical, surgical, and psychiatric services to Orange County.
Watching the parade from the beach is free, but guests of the Costa Mesa hotel who want to participate in some of the action can join a Newport Landing cruise each night of the parade and throughout December.
Highest dollar amount of sales for Costa Mesa buyers & sellers
Maher, Gannon and her son drove from Lancaster to Costa Mesa to visit Maher's sister Wednesday, authorities said.
It is almost beyond comprehension that the Costa Mesa police officers union would demand indemnification from Costa Mesa taxpayers for the consequences of their illegal campaign of harassment and intimidation of two elected City Councilmen," said John Manly, a partner in the Irvine, California based law firm Manly, Stewart & Finaldi.
Costa Mesa real estate broker Valerie Torelli with Torelli Realty, a company that has a high success rate with Costa Mesa short sales and Orange County short sales, notes that homes that are priced well and under a million dollars are selling quickly if the financing is secure.
a healthier foods grocery store and leading resource for produce and natural foods, today announced it will donate funding to Costa Mesa Community Foundation for playground equipment intended for a new park in Costa Mesa.
IHHI) (OTCBB:IHCH) of Costa Mesa announced today that it has agreed to acquire four hospitals located in Orange County, Calif.
The Deloitte Orange County Technology Fast 50 Rising Star companies have shown the strength, vision and temerity to succeed despite a very challenging technology environment," said Mark Miskinis, Deloitte partner, Technology, Media & Telecommunications practice, Costa Mesa.