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Orange County Register aiming to make its iPad app more like TV

Poynter. – 2011-10-25

NetNewsCheck Doug Bennett, head of Freedom Interactive, tells Michael Depp that the most popular feature in The Orange County Register’s iPad app, which is published in the evening, is an...

Trollope new chair of Orange Prize

The Bookseller – 2011-08-01

Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Mon, 01/08/2011 - 08:45 The Orange Prize for Fiction has appointed author Joanna Trollope as its chair of judges for 2012, only the second time a...

"Five-figure" orders for Orange winner Obreht

The Bookseller – 2011-06-09

Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Thu, 09/06/2011 - 10:04 Weidenfeld & Nicolson has already received "five-figures"-worth of orders for Téa Obreht's The Tiger's Wife, following the...

Obreht takes Orange Prize

The Bookseller – 2011-06-08

Written By: Katie Allen and Philip Stone Publication Date: Wed, 08/06/2011 - 19:15 Debut author Téa Obreht has won the Orange Prize for Fiction for The Tiger’s Wife (Weidenfeld & Nicolson),...

Room leads Amazon Orange sales race

The Bookseller – 2011-06-07

Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Tue, 07/06/2011 - 11:40 Amazon.co.uk has announced that Orange Prize shortlisted author Emma Donoghue’s Room (Picador) is leading sales on the website...

Room is bookies' choice for Orange

The Bookseller – 2011-06-02

Written By: Graeme Neill Publication Date: Thu, 02/06/2011 - 12:50 Man Booker-nominated Room (Picador) is the hot favourite to win the Orange Prize for Fiction, according to odds just released by...

Three debuts make the Orange Prize shortlist

The Independent – 2011-04-13

Three first-time novelists tackling macabre subjects – the aftermath of conflict in the Balkans, a love affair in a mental institution, and the story of a hermaphrodite baby called Wayne – feature...

Donoghue's Room on Orange shortlist

The Bookseller – 2011-04-12

Publication Date: Tue, 12/04/2011 - 09:30 Emma Donoghue’s Man Booker-shortlisted Room (Picador) and three debuts have made it onto the shortlist for this year’s Orange Prize for Fiction. Announced...

Three debut novelists on Orange Prize shortlist

The Independent – 2011-04-12

Three debut novelists are on the shortlist for this year's Orange Prize for Fiction.

Vintage unveils Orange Inheritance Collection

The Bookseller – 2011-03-30

Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Wed, 30/03/2011 - 07:43 Vintage Classics has unveiled its Orange Inheritance Collection, with works by Virginia Woolf, Richard Yates and Honore de...

Orange offers 23k e-books for sale via Android app

The Bookseller – 2011-03-17

Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Thu, 17/03/2011 - 06:47 Orange has launched an e-book app for Android, with a "one-click buy" system which directly bills a user's Orange account....

Donoghue on Orange longlist

The Bookseller – 2011-03-16

Publication Date: Wed, 16/03/2011 - 09:05 Emma Donoghue's Man Booker-shortlisted novel Room may have another shot at the top, as the Picador novel has made it onto the longlist for the Orange Prize...

Emma Henderson picked as first Orange New Writers title

The Bookseller – 2011-03-01

Written By: Lisa Campbell Publication Date: Tue, 01/03/2011 - 15:50 The Orange New Writers Book of the Month promotion launches today [1st March] featuring Emma Henderson as the first writer to...

Vintage Classics teams up with Orange

The Bookseller – 2011-01-21

Vintage Classics is teaming up with the...

Bettany Hughes joins Calder on Orange Prize

The Bookseller – 2010-12-15

Historian and author Bettany Hughes is to...

Orange steals march on UK deal for iPad

Times Online – 2010-01-28

Apple confirmed today that its latest device, the iPad, will be available to buy in the UK from March, sparking a race between mobile network operators to be first to provide the machine's mobile...

Orange Prize longlist celebrates 'individuality of voice'

The Bookseller – 2012-03-08

Irish author Emma Donoghue has been longlisted for the Orange Prize for Fiction 2012 after making...

Three for Bloomsbury on Orange shortlist

The Bookseller – 2012-04-17

Bloomsbury has three titles on this year’s Orange Prize shortlist, while novels published...

Esi Edugyan shortlisted for Orange Prize

CBC – 2012-04-17

Canadian author Esi Edugyan is in the running for another major literary honour, with the Giller laureate shortlisted for the U.K.'s Orange Prize on Tuesday.

Orange to cease sponsorship of Fiction Prize

The Bookseller – 2012-05-22

Orange will not renew its title sponsorship of The Women's Prize for Fiction after this year...

Miller's Achilles novel wins Orange prize

Yahoo! News – 2012-05-30

LONDON (Reuters) - U.S. author Madeline Miller won the Orange Prize for fiction on Wednesday for her debut novel "The Song of Achilles", a Homeric tale of love and friendship. Miller's novel tells...

Miller wins Orange Prize

The Bookseller – 2012-05-31

A debut novel has won the Orange Prize for Fiction for the second year running, with US author...

Miller’s Achilles novel wins Orange prize

Hindustan Times – 2012-05-31

U.S. author Madeline Miller won the Orange Prize for fiction on Wednesday for her debut novel "The Song of Achilles", a Homeric tale of love and friendship.

Bloomsbury orders reprint of Orange-winner

The Bookseller – 2012-05-31

Bloomsbury has ordered a 35,000-copy reprint of The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller, which...

Manchester marks fifty years of Clockwork Orange

The Bookseller – 2012-08-21

An exhibition to mark the 50th anniversary of the Anthony Burgess novel A Clockwork Orange opens...

Orange prize saved by private donors after organisers fail to find sponsor

Guardian – 2012-10-08

Cherie Blair and Martha Lane Fox are among backers for women's fiction prize after Orange stops sponsorshipHigh-profile private donors have stepped in to save the UK's only prize for female writers...

Bloomsbury pulps stock after Orange Prize error

The Bookseller – 2012-11-28

Bloomsbury has been forced to pulp 6,000 copies of a novel after wrongly labelling it as the...

“Orange Is the New Black”: The real story of my year in a women’s prison

Salon.com – 2013-07-13

Can't wait for "Orange Is the New Black" on Netflix? The book's author remembers her first days behind bars

'Orange Is the New Black' book list: What is Piper reading?

Los Angeles Times – 2013-08-05

The Netflix series "Orange Is the New Black" has many pleasures, but it wasn't immediately apparent that literature would be one of them.The Netflix series "Orange Is the New Black" has many...

It’s just like “Breaking Bad” — not easy dealing pot legally in Orange County

Salon.com – 2013-08-24

Medical marijuana is legal here, but dealing it in this conservative stronghold turns everyone into Walter White

Roman Catholic Diocese of Orange and Churm Custom Publishing to Collaborate on Weekly Newspaper Serving Catholic Community

Editor & Publisher – 2013-10-08

Roman Catholic Diocese of Orange today named Churm Custom Publishing as publisher of its official newspaper, the Orange County Catholic, and Churm Custom Publishing will expand its current...

What We Learned From Piper Kerman's 'Orange Is The New Black'-Themed AMA

The Huffington Post – 2013-11-21

Piper Kerman, author of the memoir that Netflix's "Orange Is The New Black" is based on, conducted an informative AMA yesterday (Nov. 20). Here's what we learned: "Crazy Eyes" and "Pennsatucky" are...

After expansion, Orange County paper cuts staff

Boston.com – 2014-01-17

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Following an aggressive staff expansion that defied trends in the struggling newspaper industry, the publisher of the Orange County Register announced Thursday that he was...

Orange County Register Names New Newsroom Leadership

Editor & Publisher – 2014-01-17

Ken Brusic, longtime editor of the Orange County Register, and three senior deputy editors are stepping down as part of a reorganization of the newspaper's newsroom, Publisher Aaron Kushner...

Laura Prepon Will Be Back For 'Orange Is The New Black' Season 2

The Huffington Post – 2014-02-04

Laura Prepon better get used to that prison food. While speaking with Us Weekly, "Orange is the New Black" creator Jenji Kohan revealed that Prepon will be returning for Season 2 of the Netflix...

There will soon be an “Orange Is the New Black” cookbook

Salon.com – 2014-05-22

Recipes from Litchfield Penitentiary and beyond!

'Orange Is the New Black' Season 2: Episodes 5-8

The Atlantic Wire – 2014-06-09

Our second batch of Orange Is the New Black reviews see Piper becoming a prison publisher, Vee and Red establish a struggle for power, and flashbacks for Gloria, Poussey, Black Cindy, and...

Hanna Rosin on her book’s cameo in “Orange Is the new Black”: It’s really funny to see it distorted in this paranoid world

Salon.com – 2014-06-17

"The End of Men" makes a brief appearance in the Netflix series. Rosin, needless to say, got quite a kick out of it

Monica Lewinsky Didn't Like That 'Orange Is The New Black' Joke

The Huffington Post – 2014-08-01

Remember that time "Orange is the New Black" made a crass joke about Monica Lewinsky? It's okay if not -- the gag was featured during the 11th episode of the show's first season -- but Lewinsky just...

Cleary Wolters, the basis for an 'Orange Is the New Black' character, will write a memoir

The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-08-16

The character of Alex Vause, portrayed by actress Laura Prepon on the show, is based on Wolters.

Netflix’s Orange is the New Black got pirated more than 60 million times

GigaOM – 2014-08-20

Netflix's prison drama Orange is the New Black is resonating with file sharers worldwide, but the streaming company is still trailing traditional broadcasters when it comes to piracy...

Orange County Register Names New Publisher

Editor & Publisher – 2014-10-14

Richard Mirman, a former executive at Harrah’s Entertainment known in Las Vegas for his talents in casino marketing, has been named interim publisher and chief executive of the Orange...

Ken Doctor: How Interim is Everything About the Orange County Register?

Editor & Publisher – 2014-10-15

Lots of words come to mind to describe Aaron Kushner’s Orange County Register. The best one may be the title that’s been given to Kushner’s successor as CEO and...

'Orange Is the New Black' author talks about today's Big Change Baltimore event

Baltimore Sun – 2014-10-27

Piper Kerman, author of "Orange Is the New Black: My Year in a Women's Prison," will be one of the featured speakers at the Big Change Baltimore forum from 3:30 to 7 p.m. today at Center Stage, 700...

Investors claim US publisher of Orange County register is insolvent

The Guardian – 2014-11-07

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Orange County Register Parent Company Freedom Communications Announces Cutbacks

Editor & Publisher – 2014-12-03

The parent company of the Orange County Register said Wednesday it will cut about 100 positions, including some top-level executives.   The restructuring will affect all departments except the...

Orange Wednesdays are coming to an end

Engadget – 2014-12-11

Created as a way to boost flagging cinema attendances, Orange Wednesdays has become a mid-week tradition for many film fans. However, after a successful 10-year run, EE is finally pulling the plug....

Serpent's Tail signs Orange Prize-winner Martin

The Bookseller – 2015-05-02

Serpent's Tail has signed two books from Orange Prize-winner Valerie Martin, a novel and a collection of short stories. Commissioning editor Rebecca Gray signed UK and Commonwealth rights (excluding...

Our lonely binge-watching summers: Searching for signs of connection in “Orange Is the New Black”

Salon.com – 2015-06-17

The new season of "OITNB" explores loneliness in a crowded space — just in time for summer depression season

Clerk illegally fixed 1,000 DUI and other traffic cases in Orange County, officials say

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-19

An Orange County clerk appears to have illegally fixed as many as 1,000 DUI and misdemeanor traffic cases with fake plea deals and forged records, court officials said Friday.

Orange County family waits for federal ruling on same-sex marriage

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-22

Here in the suburbs, Matthew, John and their two children are just another nuclear family cozied up in front of the TV on a Saturday night.

Orange 'has role to play' in European telecoms industry consolidation: FT

Reuters – 2015-06-23

PARIS (Reuters) - Orange , France's largest telecoms company, will continue to play a leading role in creating pan-European networks through acquisitions, its chief executive told the Financial Times...

Panda Express test kitchen is in search of the next orange chicken

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-28

Inside one of Panda Express' test kitchens, the chef that gave the world orange chicken was preparing something decidedly different: a classic regional Chinese dish called "lion's head meatballs."

Brush fire causes evacuations in Orange County

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-14

Firefighters in Orange County planned to work into Tuesday as they battled a 180-acre brush fire that destroyed two abandoned homes and forced visitors at a nearby campground to evacuate, authorities...

For Disneyland’s 60th, The Orange County Register reprinted a 1955 souvenir edition

Poynter. – 2015-07-17

The Orange County Register debuted a Disneyland section on Friday to mark the park’s 60th anniversary, according to a press release. The Register also published a special section on the...

'Clockwork Orange' actor Aubrey Morris dies at 89

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-21

British character actor Aubrey Morris, who played the sniveling probation officer Mr. Deltoid in "A Clockwork Orange" and was a prolific television actor, has died at the age of 89.

Boy, 9, struck and killed by vehicles while walking with sister in Orange

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-08

A 9-year-old boy was struck and killed late Thursday by hit-and-run drivers while walking in a crosswalk in Orange with his sister, police said.

Orange County music students were crushed to death by falling tree limb in Yosemite, coroner says

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-19

Two Orange County music students killed by a falling tree limb at Yosemite National Park were crushed to death, coroner's officials said Tuesday.

Orange County hate crimes down in 2014

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-21

A man walked up to a couple who were out shopping and asked if they were lesbians. When they said yes, he beat them.

2 Orange County schools closed over asbestos concerns will reopen

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-23

Hope View and Oak View elementary schools, two of the three Ocean View School District campuses that were closed last school year because of asbestos concerns, will welcome all their students back at...

Orange Lutheran chooses best options to defeat Crespi, 43-28

Los Angeles Times – 2015-09-05

It was "Back to the Future" night at Encino Crespi. Think Darrell Royal, Barry Switzer, Texas, Oklahoma, wishbone offense and the 1970s. If only there was someone wearing bell-bottoms, a headband,...

Football: Orange Lutheran gets to face No. 1 Corona Centennial

Los Angeles Times – 2015-09-07

No. 1-ranked Corona Centennial had no problem knocking off No. 5 Gardena Serra, 52-13, on Saturday night in Oceanside. Now the Huskies get to travel to Orange County on Friday night to face No. 14...

Orange, Publicis invest in Israeli video distributor Hola

Reuters – 2015-09-16

TEL AVIV (Reuters) - Israel-based Hola, a video distribution network for publishers, said on Wednesday it raised $17 million in a funding round led by Iris Capital, a strategic partnership between...

With so many farmers markets in Orange County, some are struggling

Los Angeles Times – 2015-10-03

It was a hot Saturday morning at Old World Village in Huntington Beach. In the west parking lot, 11 booths were set up for the commercial center's weekly farmers market, but guests were few and far...

Orange County delays vote on John Wayne airport improvements

Los Angeles Times – 2015-10-08

The Orange County Board of Supervisors has delayed deciding on a $102-million contract for improvements at two John Wayne Airport terminals. Chairman Todd Spitzer suggested that because county...

Orange County Register owner files for bankruptcy protection

San Jose Mercury News – 2015-11-02

Freedom Communications Inc., owner of the Orange County Register, has filed for bankruptcy, and the newspaper's publisher said he plans to lead a bid to purchase the troubled company.

Why The Golden Gate Bridge Is Orange

Fast Company – 2015-11-16

Dave Eggers partners with illustrator Tucker Nichols on a new children's book detailing the Golden Gate Bridge's surprising color history.Imagine this: It's 1933 and construction has begun on the...

1 dead, 3 injured following high-speed chase in Orange County

Los Angeles Times – 2015-12-07

One person was killed and another was critically injured after a high-speed chase in Orange County that ended early Sunday in a fiery crash, according to the California Highway Patrol. The incident...

Orange County children unharmed after mother arrested in parental abduction case

Los Angeles Times – 2015-12-13

An Irvine woman was arrested Saturday on suspicion of abducting her 8-year-old twin children from their father's custody after an unsuccessful attempt to take them out of the country, police said....

4.2 magnitude earthquake near Barstow felt as far as Orange County

Los Angeles Times – 2015-12-28

A magnitude 4.2 earthquake was reported Sunday morning about 26 miles northwest of Barstow and could be felt as far away as Anaheim, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The quake struck at about...

'Failure of leadership' at the Orange County D.A.'s office led to informant issues, report says

Los Angeles Times – 2016-01-05

A “failure of leadership” at the Orange County district attorney's office led to repeated problems with the handling of jailhouse informants and helped erode confidence in criminal cases that...

Search underway for 3 inmates who escaped from Orange County jail

Los Angeles Times – 2016-01-23

Orange County Sheriff’s deputies are searching for three inmates charged with violent crimes who escaped from a Santa Ana jail, authorities said Saturday. Jonathan Tieu, 20, Bac Duong, 43, and...

Search continues for inmates who escaped from Orange County jail

Los Angeles Times – 2016-01-25

Sheriff’s investigators Sunday were continuing to search for three dangerous prisoners who escaped from the Orange County Men’s Central Jail by cutting through half-inch steel bars, making their...

Orange County manhunt: Violent jail escapees could be hiding nearby

Los Angeles Times – 2016-01-26

As the search for a trio of escaped Orange County inmates entered its third day, law enforcement officials called on the local Vietnamese community to aid in the hunt after an investigator said he...

Woman arrested on suspicion of helping trio escape from Orange County jail

Los Angeles Times – 2016-01-29

A 44-year-old woman who worked as an English teacher at a Santa Ana jail was arrested Thursday on suspicion of helping three inmates mount a daring escape last week, officials said. The arrest comes...

1 of 3 Orange County jail escapees surrenders to police

Los Angeles Times – 2016-01-30

One of three men who escaped from an Orange County jailhouse last week surrendered to police on Friday, law enforcement officials said. Bac Duong, 43, turned himself in to Santa Ana police at 11:21...

Her pink Taser, poisoned hamburger patties and an iPhone: the story of a wife who lured an Orange County fugitive out of Iran

Los Angeles Times – 2016-01-31

When three men escaped from the Orange County jail, officials quickly decided only one of the escapees possessed the cunning and resourcefulness to mastermind it: Hossein Nayeri, a 37-year-old...

SAG Awards updates: Diversity wins, along with 'Spotlight,' 'Downton Abbey' and 'Orange Is the New Black'

Los Angeles Times – 2016-01-31

"Downton Abbey," "Spotlight," and "Orange Is the New Black" won the ensemble awards at the 22nd Screen Actors Guild Awards in the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, but diversity was the night's big...

SAG Awards 2016: 'Orange Is the New Black' cast talks diversity after winning

Los Angeles Times – 2016-02-01

Everyone in Hollywood -- and many outside of it -- is talking about diversity. That was no different at Saturday night's Screen Actors Guild Awards. But one show that has been doing so since its...

Baseball: Orange County connection impressive for UCLA in alumni game

Los Angeles Times – 2016-02-01

Let's hear it for the pitchers who grew up in Orange County on UCLA's baseball roster. They were impressive in a 21-2 win over the alumni on Saturday. Griffin Canning, a Santa Margarita grad coming...

After days on the run, 2 escaped inmates booked in Orange County jail

Los Angeles Times – 2016-02-01

Two of the three inmates who escaped from an Orange County jail were booked early Sunday morning into the Santa Ana detention facility from which they had fled. Video released by the Orange County...

Mystery remains about how Orange County jail inmates managed to escape

Los Angeles Times – 2016-01-31

The three inmates who broke out of the Orange County jail have been recaptured. But questions remain about how they got out in the first place. Officials said Saturday they continue to investigate...

Tribune has possible rival in bid for Orange County Register

Baltimore Sun – 2016-02-02

Digital First Media, the owner of the Los Angeles Daily News, has indicated interest in bidding for the Orange County Register and other assets of bankrupt publishing company Freedom Communications....

Scientists survey an Orange County neighborhood's nonnative lizard populations

Los Angeles Times – 2016-02-24

Some of the highest densities of lizards in Southern California are found in portions of Orange County, where nonnative anoles and geckos have established thriving populations among the palm trees...

Medical marijuana dispensary becomes first in Orange County to unionize

Los Angeles Times – 2016-03-03

Orange County's first licensed medical marijuana dispensary now has an additional distinction: first medical cannabis shop in the county to unionize. South Coast Safe Access has signed a collective...

Hundreds of dolphins 'stampede' off coast of Orange County

Los Angeles Times – 2016-03-12

Hundreds of dolphins were seen frolicking in the water off Dana Point on Thursday in what is known as a "dolphin stampede." The jumpy behavior can happen at any time and without any known cause, said...

Tribune Publishing places top bid for Orange County Register

San Jose Mercury News – 2016-03-17

Tribune Publishing Co. says it was the successful bidder at an auction to buy the Southern California suburban newspapers owned by Freedom Communications.

Digital First Media to Buy Orange County Register Publisher

The Wall Street Journal – 2016-03-21

The publisher of the Orange County Register says it will sell its bankrupt newspaper group to Digital First Media after the U.S. government moved to block a sale to the owner of the Los Angeles Times.

In Orange County Register sale, we have a winner (and lots of questions)

Poynter. – 2016-03-22

Tribune Publishing folded its federal bankruptcy auction bid for Freedom Communications today. That cleared the way at a brief hearing for the sale of the company to the second highest bidder,...

Baseball: National Classic begins on Monday in Orange County

Los Angeles Times – 2016-03-28

The National Classic begins its tournament on Monday at El Dorado, Esperanza and Cal State Fullerton. The championship game is Thursday night at Cal State Fullerton. The tournament is running almost...

Judge shaves $2 million off sale price for Orange County Register owner

Los Angeles Times – 2016-03-31

Newspaper publisher Digital First Media is getting a discount on its purchase of the Orange County Register and Riverside Press-Enterprise. A federal bankruptcy court judge this morning approved a...

Editor and 70-plus others fired at the Orange County Register

Los Angeles Times – 2016-04-01

On the day that Digital First Media completed its purchase of Freedom Communications — parent company of the Orange County Register and the Riverside Press-Enterprise — a wave of layoffs hit the...

What's next for Orange County Register buyer Digital First?

Los Angeles Times – 2016-04-14

After Freedom Communications filed for bankruptcy last year, the question was who would buy its newspapers, the Orange County Register and Riverside Press-Enterprise. Now that they have been sold to...

'Orange Is The New Black' Star Tells Her Own Moving Story To Change Minds On Immigration

The Huffington Post – 2016-04-28

Actress Diane Guerrero didn't expect to publish a memoir at the age of 29. But she didn't expect to feel that it was necessary -- not until the push for immigration reform failed and the...

Football: Orange Lutheran to host Task Force Heroes Camp on May 21

Los Angeles Times – 2016-05-12

For the fourth consecutive year, Orange Lutheran football Coach Chuck Petersen is hosting a camp, Task Force Heroes, that includes some of his former players from the Air Force Academy and generates...

Orange County waters reopen after sighting of large sharks; smaller ones remain

Los Angeles Times – 2016-06-08

A day after a shark was spotted in the waters off Huntington Beach for a second day in a row, authorities have reopened two miles of beach to Orange County swimmers, officials said. Lifeguards...

Would-be jumper closes down Orange County freeway for two hours

Los Angeles Times – 2016-06-18

A man threatening to jump off an overpass Friday night prompted authorities to close down the 55 Freeway in Orange in both directions for about two hours. The man was reported at 8:20 p.m. standing...

Review: Blood Orange's 'Freetown Sound' resonates with its of-the-moment topicality

Los Angeles Times – 2016-07-02

In 2014, Devonte Hynes of Blood Orange wore a shirt to his set at Lollapalooza that listed the names of black people killed by police in recent years. Hours later, he claimed he and girlfriend...

Marian Bergeson, pioneering Orange County politician, dies at 90

Los Angeles Times – 2016-07-07

Marian Bergeson, a pioneering Orange County politician who was the first woman to serve both in the state Senate and Assembly, has died. She was 90. Bergeson championed educational issues for much...

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