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city (1990 pop. 114,144), Orange co., S Calif., SE of Los Angeles; founded 1887, inc. 1904. The city is named for George H. Fullerton, head of a land company, who arranged to route the San Diego–Los Angeles–Santa Fe RR through the settlement in 1888. Oil was discovered near Fullerton in 1892, but the city's main growth came with the construction of the Santa Ana Freeway in the 1950s. Among Fullerton's manufactures are aerospace equipment, canned foods, electrical and electronic components, navigation systems, and laboratory instruments. There are also oil wells. The city is the seat of California State Univ. Fullerton and Fullerton College. Muckenthaler Center houses two symphony orchestras, a theater group, and art galleries.
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The Intellicare Group was founded in 1995 and is strategically aligned with Fullerton Health's vision of being Asia Pacific's preeminent total healthcare solution provider.
David Sin, deputy chair, Fullerton Health said, 'This partnership is an important milestone for Fullerton Health in China.
Fullerton Cares makes donations raised through grassroots fundraising efforts and corporate community support.
Fullerton, from Leckagh Drive, Magherafelt, Co Derry, was cleared last month of the more serious charge of assaulting his former girlfriend in February 2010 with intent to procure a miscarriage after the prosecution offered no further evidence, when he admitted the lesser charge of common assault.
Fullerton flew the shuttle Enterprise during landing tests at NASA Dryden in 1977 and went on to fly into space twice, on Columbia on STS-3 in 1982 and as commander of Challenger on STS-51F in 1985.
The show is held in the historic Fox Theatre for the first time in 2013, a venue that has been a central feature in Fullerton for over 80 years.
There is a risk that they may become insolvent," suggested Fullerton.
3-seeded Fullerton (23-8) was the team that played the night before, the second-seeded Matadors (20-10) were the ones who looked tired and worn out.
Mr Fullerton, 55, was originally from Ireland but later moved to the North-East.
Top 100: Today most Fullerton students have 24-hour access to their own laptops, and McCune's commitment to science has implemented a handful of other progressive district-wide programs, leading to two Fullerton schools being listed among Newsweek's "Top 100," and some 50 percent of the district's schools scoring at or above 800 on the Academic Performance Index.
Hugh Fullerton V, who teaches journalism in a Texas college, got to know his grandfather, the sportswriter Hugh S.