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Placentia,

city (1990 pop. 41,259), Orange co., S Calif.; inc. 1926. Once a rural farming community, it has become a residential city with manufactures that include industrial products, foods, furniture, construction materials, electronic equipment, machinery, and plastics. Placentia has grown along with the continued development of the Orange co. area. Abundant orange trees exist throughout the city. Many residents work in the nearby aerospace and high-technology industries.

Placentia

(pləsĕn`shə), town (1991 pop. 1,954), SE Newfoundland, N.L., Canada, on Placentia Bay. The town was founded by the French in 1662 as Plaisance and was the French headquarters on Newfoundland until 1713.
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I'm beyond excited to be moving to California to lead the Placentia hotel's talented team," said Russell.
Minister of Transportation and Works Paul Davis said 'Construction has already started on the new lift bridge in Placentia with a total investment this year of $20.
Over the past year, Vesta consolidated the thermoplastic extrusion facilities in Placentia and Temecula, Calif.
Drawn to the play in part because it lacked a performance history, Woolland made two discoveries of note: Polish, the conniving maid who has engineered the switch of Placentia and Pleasance at birth, is the "comic motor" of the play, nor Compass, and "the theatrical energy of the play lies to a remarkable extent with the women and with the 'below-stairs' class" (Woolland, 133).
Two facilities, ExtruMed Temecula (formerly Extrusioneering) and ExtruMed Placentia will house all operations.
in Placentia, CA, is near Angel Stadium of Anaheim, Knott's Berry Farm and California State University.
IV semifinals, but ended up running into Valencia of Placentia (23-1) and lost to the second-seeded hosts.
The hotel in Placentia, CA, provides ideal accommodations for families that want to visit Disneyland or Knott's Berry Farm in Anaheim.
The Residence Inn Anaheim Placentia/Fullerton is located in beautiful Orange County at 700 W Kimberly Avenue, Placentia, CA.
The jury award was announced by Kilpatrick's attorney, Los Angeles attorney Jerome Ringler, who is also lead counsel representing passengers injured in Metrolink crashes in Glendale and Placentia.
Hipwell has many years of experience in commercial business banking in Orange County and is a former vice president of the Placentia Chamber of Commerce, and former president of the Placentia Little League.