ORANGE COUNTY, CA — It’s Wednesday, June 23 in Orange County, and with it comes June Gloom, a stubborn high-pressure system lingering above Southern California and a summer of fun in the works.

Wednesday’s Weather:

Expect a cool and cloudy morning, warming to a balmy 81 degrees inland, and 63 degrees for your low temperature.

High tide Wednesday is at 9:40 a.m. at 3.81 feet. Low tide will be at 2:19 p.m. at 1.87 feet.

Sunrise Wednesday is at 5:43 a.m. and sunset will be at 8:05 p.m.

Patch Pick: An HOA in Ladera Ranch halted the Love Pride Parade even though organizers had a proper permit. Now, the town is up in arms. (More on Patch).

Here are 5 of Orange County’s top news stories of the day:

  1. Billions of dollars will be distributed for police, combatting homelessness and lending mental health aid in Orange County next year. Three seats are up for the vote. Nick Gerda explains (Voice of OC).
  2. San Clemente surfers making waves on the international circuit. See how Filipe Toledo shredded at the Surf Ranch Pro. Laylan Connelly tells the story. (OC Register).
  3. This 15-year-old girl is aiming to be the next Doogie Hauser, graduating from UC Irvine and now looking toward medical school. (OC Register).
  4. Want to shop at Balboa Peninsula‘s Bohemia? Better have your COVID vaccination card handy. Vikki Vargas reports. (NBCLA).
  5. Want to take the kids for a hike in Orange County this summer? Here are 4 of the top “kid friendliest” trails in the county. (Orange Coast Magazine).

Featured Events To Get You Through To The Weekend:

Come see the July 4th Patriotic, Home-Decorating Contest 2021 – Mission Viejo

Friday, June 25 at 2 p.m. Fourth Of July Patriotic, Home-Decorating Contest

  • Submission deadline: Friday, June 25, 2021 – 2 p.m.
  • Judging: Sunday & Monday, June 27-28, 2021
  • Winners announced: Thursday, July 1, 2021

Residences, Mission Viejo, CA
Click here for more.


The Laramie Project, Saturday, June 26 TWO DAYS ONLY! JUNE 26-27, 2021 STREAMING ON DEMAND The Laramie Project by Moises Kaufman and Members of Tectonic Theater Project

Click here for more.

Featured Event: 3 Community Garage Sale on 6/26/2021 Saturday, June 26 at 7 a.m.

3 Community Garage Sale put on by Kathy Kennedy Realty One Group West on 6/26/21

Come find new Treasures at our Annual 3 Community Garage Sale, with Over 20 Signups there will Be Plenty to Choose From!

3 communities are joining in Start at 6 Talega in Rancho Santa Margarita.

Cross Streets, Banderas and Arroyo Vista Click here for more

FEATURED EVENT: Independence Day ‘Run for Fun Race’ 2021: La Palma Saturday, June 26 at 9 a.m.

Independence Day La Palma Virtual Run for Fun Race
Through Sunday, July 4, 2021 – Run/walk anytime/anywhere

  • Registration deadline: Thursday, July 1, 2021

Virtual via City of La Palma, CA
Click here for more.

FEATURED EVENT: Rattlesnake Avoidance Training for Dogs Saturday, June 26 at 9 a.m.

  • The people who designed THIS system are Biologists!
  • Your dog will get it in 20 minutes or less (depending on the breed)!
  • Your dog has a magnificent vomeronasal system; take advantage of this great gift!
  • Our team is made up of herpetologists, biologists and dog trainers; there is simply Click here for more.

Featured Event: Fuchsia Show & Sale 2021: The Sherman, Corona Del Mar Saturday, June 26 at 10:30 a.m.

Fuchsia Show & Sale Saturday & Sunday, June 26 & 27, 2021-10:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Sherman Library & Gardens, 2647 E. Coast Hwy., Corona del Mar, CA

Click here for more.

FEATURED EVENT: Stars & Stripes Summer Family Photos 2021: Laguna Niguel Saturday, June 26 at noon

Stars and Stripes Summer Family Photos

Saturday & Sunday, June 26- 27, 2021 – 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
City Hall, 30111 Crown Valley Parkway, Laguna Niguel, CA
Click here for more.

See more, or share YOUR event, on the Orange County calendar!

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