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Two New Exhibits at the Fullerton Museum Center
July 29, 2014The Fullerton Museum Center will be opening two new exhibits entitled, Ferry Cross the Mersey: The British Invasion and Six Strings as Canvas: Art Guitars from the Fender Custom Shop, on Saturday, August 16, 2014 from 6:00-9:00 p.m. This exhibit will be open to the public through November 9, 2014. The opening reception will be include refreshments from The Olde Ship British Pub and Restaurant, live entertainment including a performance by guitarist, Rusty Anderson, a curator's talk and more.


Fullerton Senior Club to host ‘Aloha Summer Social’ Happy Hour
July 28, 2014The Fullerton Senior Club will raise a glass to summer when it hosts a "Aloha Summer Social" happy hour on Thursday, July 31. The festivities will take place from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. at the Fullerton Community Center located at 340 W. Commonwealth Ave., two blocks west of Harbor Boulevard, in Amerige Park.

Fullerton Community Center Offers Money Management Class
July 28, 2014Managing your money to make sure it lasts can be a daunting and often confusing task. Thanks to the Fullerton Community Center, help is on the horizon thanks to "It's Your Money," a free eight-week money management course starting Thursday, September 11.


Summer Spray Pool Updates
July 28, 2014The pop jet fountain at the Downtown Plaza has been closed down, indefinitely, due to mechanical problems. For an alternate water experience please visit Adlena Park at 300 N. Adlena and Valencia Park at 2425 W. Valencia Ave. More...


Capital Improvement Projects now Online
July 25, 2014
The City of Fullerton has published a website that will provide updates on the capital improvements projects in the city as part of the additional $10 million approved in the 2014-15 fiscal budget.

Find out which streets are under construction in Fullerton and how the city continues to make road and water repairs and upgrades a priority throughout the year. Visit: Tax Dollars at Work for more information.

Fullerton’s “Concert in the Park” Series with the cool sounds of “Kulayd”
July 24, 2014Lovers of vocal harmony will be in for a treat as "Kulayd" performs at the Fullerton Parks and Recreation Department's popular outdoor summer concert series Wednesday, July 30.


Fullerton’s “Concert in the Park” Series with the smooth sounds of “James Intveld”
July 23, 2014The smooth sounds of John Intveld as he performs at the Fullerton Parks and Recreation Department's popular outdoor summer concert series Wednesday, August 6.


Pending Compensation or Benefit Change Available for Public Review
July 22, 2014On July 15, 2014, City Council reviewed a tentative agreement between the City of Fullerton and the Fullerton Police Management Association. The proposed agreement is available for public review prior to the August 5, 2014 City Council meeting when it will be brought back for final consideration. (PDF Doc)

The annualized cost of the agreement is estimated at $38,600


“Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption,” Chosen as the October 2014 Fullerton Reads Selection
July 21, 2014The Fullerton Library Director, Maureen Gebelein, announced that the book Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption by Laura Hillenbrand – a #1 New York Times Bestseller and named by Time Magazine as the best nonfiction book of the year - is the Fullerton Reads selection for October of 2014.


Fullerton Museum Seeking Board of Trustees
July 11, 2014Applications are being sought from citizens interested in being part of the Board of Trustees of the Fullerton Museum Center. Because the Board of Trustees is responsible for raising funds to help finance exhibitions at the award-winning Fullerton Museum Center, applicants with strong financial backgrounds are desired.

City of Fullerton Encourages Water Conservation
July 10, 2014City officials encourage citizens and businesses to conserve water during one of the driest years in the history of the State. At the June 17, 2014 City Council meeting, the Council approved Resolution 2014-48 establishing a water supply shortage conservation plan – Phase One.

Orange County Guitar Orchestra featured at Fullerton Library
July 7, 2014The Fullerton Library will host the Orange County Guitar Orchestra on Monday August 18th, 7 p.m. in Osborne Auditorium. This unique performance will include wide range of traditional and modern music featuring 20 master classical guitarists.

The orchestra is conducted by famous renowned guitar teacher and performer David Grimes. All members hold a Bachelor's degree and/or Master’s degree in classical guitar performance. The ensemble specializes in performing exciting and colorful works composed or arranged for multiple guitars and is suitable for all audiences, especially those who embrace the fine arts.


City of Fullerton and City Manager Received Innovation Awards
July 7, 2014The city of Fullerton, along with their City Manager, Joe Felz, were honored at the third annual Golden Hub of Innovation Awards hosted by the Association of California Cities, Orange County (ACC-OC) on June 26. The event recognized innovation in local government. Councilwoman Jennifer Fitzgerald along with City of Fullerton staff attended the ceremony at the Discovery Science Center in Santa Ana.

Berkeley Avenue Street Project
July 6, 2014A major road construction project will soon be underway to upgrade the city's water main system and streets as part of a concerted effort to improve the city’s infrastructure.

Yorba Linda Blvd Construction Project
July 6, 2014Another major road construction project will soon be underway to upgrade and improve the city's roads and streets.

The Yorba Linda Blvd Project will begin approximately July 28, 2014 on much-needed improvements to Yorba Linda Blvd, from Placentia Ave to Bradford Ave.


City of Fullerton Provide Firework Safety Tips
July 3, 2014As the nation welcomes the celebration of Independence Day tomorrow, the city of Fullerton encourages its residents and visitors to exercise firework safety for themselves and those around them during the holiday.

Union Pacific Park Renovation Community Meeting
June 17, 2014The City of Fullerton Parks and Recreation Department will be holding a community meeting for the Union Pacific Park Renovation project. The public will have the opportunity to ask questions and provide input on the park's renovation at a neighborhood community meeting on Tuesday, June 24, from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at the Maple Community Center located at Lemon Park. Lemon Park is located at 701 S. Lemon St., Fullerton, CA between W. Ash Ave. and Orangethorpe Ave. on the west side of the street.


Fullerton City Hall Closed On July 4
June 17, 2014Fullerton City Hall will be closed Friday, July 4, in recognition of the Independence Day holiday. It will reopen at 7:00 a.m. Monday, July 8.


July 4th Tradition Continues in Fullerton
June 12, 2014The July 4th tradition continues in the City of Fullerton as they prepare for its annual Independence Day celebration with its 25th Annual Community Fireworks Show and Festival.

Melancholy Meganerie Poster For Sale
May 27, 2014Fullerton, CA – The Melancholy Menagerie Commemorative exhibit Poster is for sale at the Fullerton Museum Center. It is based off of the exhibit currently displayed at the museum.


“Stroller Brigade” at Fullerton Museum
May 27, 2014Fullerton, Ca –.The Fullerton Museum's "Stroller Brigade" will continue through July 23.

The Museum Center welcomes parents, caregivers, – and grandparents who baby-sit – to visit the museum Wednesdays morning to view the newest exhibit, Melancholy Menagerie: A Gaze into the World of Big Eyes, and take part in special activities specifically designed for the “stroller crowd.” Children will hear stories, learn rhymes and songs, and take part in educational play and arts and crafts.

“Muse Mondays” at the Fullerton Public Library in June
May 15, 2014The Fullerton Library is hosting a weekly poetry event each Monday evening in June called "Muse Mondays." The shows are free and feature a different poet every Monday during the month.

Free Dental Clinic at the Fullerton Community Center
May 15, 2014The Fullerton Community Center will offer a free dental clinic for uninsured and/or under-insured adults on Saturday, June 7. This clinic is for persons ages 18 and older. Services will be administered by USC School of Dentistry volunteers, under the direction of Anaheim dentist Dr. Harris Done and non-profit Ayuda International Dental Clinics.


101st Airborne Saluted in Fullerton Memorial Day Service
May 15, 2014The 70th anniversary of the D-Day and the role played by the U.S. Army's 101st Airborne will be the focus of a special salute Monday, May 26, at the 76th Annual Fullerton Memorial Day Observance. The program will begin at 10:00 a.m. and will be held at Loma Vista Memorial Park. The event is free to the public.


Fullerton Mayor Invites Citizens to ‘Dialogue with Doug’
May 13, 2014Too busy to keep track of what's going on in your city? Join Mayor Doug Chaffee as he host, "Dialogue with Doug," a monthly Town-Hall style meeting with the community.

“Dialogue with Doug” is the title of an informal gathering on Tuesday, May 27, hosted by Fullerton City Mayor, Doug Chaffee at Chapman Park at 2515 San Carlos Dr., in Fullerton.

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Fullerton Police Arrest Suspect in Arson at Muckenthaler
May 8, 2014The Fullerton Police Department announced that it has arrested Gabriela Gomez, a 29 year old Buena Park resident, for her involvement in the latest arson to take place at the Muckenthaler Cultural Center in Fullerton. On May 5, 2014, Officers responded to a report of a fire at the Muckenthaler Center. The fire was located in a storage building near the stage. A 1960s Grand Piano and other items valued at over $15,000 dollars, were destroyed in this latest fire.

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Local Authors’ Day
May 1, 2014Come celebrate "Local Authors' Day" on Sunday, May 4, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Fullerton Public Library Conference Center. The Fullerton Public Library is located at 353 W. Commonwealth Avenue.

With High Winds, SCE Reminds Customers to Stay Away from Downed Power Lines
April 30, 2014Due to the current high wind conditions forecast throughout the day and evening hours, Southern California Edison (SCE) reminds its customers that some may experience service interruptions into the late evening and morning hours. SCE reminds customers to never approach or touch downed power lines.

City of Fullerton Announces Resources for Earthquake Victims
April 29, 2014Financial institutions with low-interest loan programs for homeowners who experienced damage in the La Habra earthquake and aftershocks can be found at the Fullerton Chamber of Commerce website (www.fullertonchamber.com).


Melancholy Menagerie: A Gaze into the World of Big Eyes Comes to Fullerton Museum
April 29, 2014The Fullerton Museum Center will be opening a new exhibit entitled Melancholy Menagerie: A Gaze into the World of Big Eyes on May 3, 2014 from 6:00-9:00 p.m. This exhibit will be open to the public through July 27, 2014. The opening reception will include entertainment, a curator's talk, exhibit review, refreshments, and more.

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