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first_imgSANTA ANA – Orange County deputies have arrested a pastor from an Anaheim church on suspicion of molesting at least four boys and girls, 8 to 13 years old.Raul Rosas Hernandez, a pastor at Faith in Action, 630 N. Anaheim Blvd., for the past seven years, was booked on suspicion of committing lewd acts on children, said Jim Amormino of the Sheriff’s Department.Two of the victims were reportedly molested while Hernandez was with the Anaheim church, and two others were molested in a car in Stanton while Hernandez was a member of a church in La Habra.Learn Japanese art of paper foldingMONTEBELLO – The Asian Pacific Resource Center will present a workshop on origami – a Japanese paper-folding craft.The workshop is from 2 to 4 p.m. Feb. 25 in the Montebello Regional Library, 1550 W. Beverly Blvd.For more information, call (323) 722-6551.Scrapbook lesson to benefit ScoutsWHITTIER – Boy Scout Troop 688 will hold an instructional day on scrapbook-making from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Feb. 26 at St. Gregory Church’s hall, 13935 Telegraph Road.A donation of $25 per table is requested and includes free coffee, tea, donuts, punch and snacks. Dinner is available for an additional $6.For more information, call (562) 201-5559.VFW post to host country dinnerLA MIRADA – Enjoy a country-fried steak dinner and help local veterans at the same time, all for just a $7 donation.Dinner will be served at 6 p.m. at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9148, 13932 Valley View Ave.For more information, call (562) 941-4097.Teens welcomed to club’s danceWHITTIER – The Boys and Girls Club of Whittier will hold a teen dance from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Friday at 7905 Greenleaf Ave.Ages 13 to 17 years old are invited. Admission is free for club members. Tickets are $2 for guests.The club also needs volunteer chaperones.For more information, call Oscar Hernandez at (562) 945-3787.Bicultural meal honors war heroesSANTA FE SPRINGS – Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3752 will serve a charity breakfast from 9 a.m. to noon Sunday at the post, 11912 Rivera Road.Meat, eggs and potatoes or Mexican breakfast with coffee and juice will be served.For more information, call (562) 698-9059.Health screenings available at mallMONTEBELLO – Beverly Hospital’s 50+ Connection Program is offering free blood pressure screenings from 8:15 to 9:30 a.m. Friday at Montebello Town Center, 2123 Montebello Town Center, and from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at Montebello Senior Center, 115. S. Taylor Ave.For more information, call (323) 725-4333. – From staff reports AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MORECasino Insider: Here’s a look at San Manuel’s new high limit rooms, Asian restaurant160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!last_img

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