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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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In the 1870s, it moved again, across the Singapore River, and settled on the site of the former Fort Fullerton (demolished in 1865).
I've been working tirelessly with our vast Fullerton Cares community to support local autism initiatives," says Houser.
His forgiving former girlfriend, who never wanted him jailed, but wishes to remain anonymous to protect her daughter, said she was "happy enough" with the sentence Fullerton was given.
Charles Gordon Fullerton (October 11, 1936 -- August 21, 2013) was a United States Air Force officer, a USAF and NASA astronaut and research pilot at NASA's Dryden Flight Research Facility, Edwards, California.
Says Summer Dabbs, Director at Fullerton Cares, “Comedy Show for Autism benefits a cause that is very special to me and I am proud that we have the ability to make a difference and spread autism awareness in our community.
The CEO of Fullerton India said that it plans to raise INR28bn this year.
Fullerton is offering a new accelerated flexography training program that will provide industry certification in 15 weeks.
The collaboration will allow Fullerton India to set up its counter in each Hero Honda dealership.
Detective Chief Inspector Paul Young, of Newcastle CID, said he was keen to speak to anyone who knew Mr Fullerton.
Later this month, Fullerton will leave the only department he's ever served.
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.
The underlying dispute arose after Fullerton testified for a plaintiff in a medical malpractice case in Tampa.