Murphy is proud to have called Orange his lifetime home. Joseph's Hospital and graduated from Orange. Media related to Orange County, California on Wikimedia Commons. Although Barbara Boxer won statewide, and did better in Orange County than in 1998, Republican Bill Jones defeated her in the county, 51% to 43%.
The completion of Interstate 5 in 1954 helped make Orange County a bedroom community for many who moved to Southern California to work in aerospace and manufacturing. Cultural and entertainment facilities include the Disneyland Resort, Angel Stadium, Christ Cathedral ( formerly called Crystal Cathedral), City National Grove of Anaheim, a live concert hall, Discovery Cube Orange County, the Honda Center, home of the NHL (National Hockey League) Anaheim Ducks and Anaheim Convention Center. Although single-family homes constitute the dominant landscape for most of the county, northern and central Orange County are relatively more urbanized and dense compared to areas beyond Irvine, which are less dense, though still contiguous and mostly suburban rather than exurban. With home games played at the Championship Soccer Stadium in the Great Park of Orange County, the team seeks to grow in the Orange County community and achieve continued success.
In the 1980s, Orange County became the second most populous county in California, as the population exceeded two million for the first time. Orange County SC is a United Soccer League team and is the only professional football club in Orange County. Sarmiento is running for the Orange County Board of Supervisors to represent District 2 in California. Other ranches in Orange County were granted by the Mexican government during the Mexican period in Alta California.
Retail complexes include Anaheim GardenWalk, Anaheim Marketplace (which claims to be the largest indoor exchange meeting in Orange County with more than 200 vendors), MainPlace Mall, Orange Town & Country and The Outlets at Orange, originally a mall called The City that was the centerpiece of a planned 1970s mixed-use development with the same name. It also actively supports numerous community organizations, including Orange Elks, YMCA, Friendly Center, Orange Public Library Foundation and Community Foundation of Orange, as well as various youth education and sports groups. Sidhu currently represents Anaheim on the boards of directors of the Orange County Transit Authority and the Orange County Water District. Mayor Khan is focused on ensuring that the City of Irvine is a leader across Orange County and California when it comes to innovation and technology, maintaining a healthy environment, combating climate change, and protecting the health and well-being of Irvine's diverse communities.
Another region of Orange County is the Orange Coast, which includes the six cities bordering the Pacific Ocean. Orange County is bordered on the southwest by the Pacific Ocean, on the north by Los Angeles County, on the northeast by San Bernardino County, on the east by Riverside County, and on the southeast by San Diego County. Mark has served on the governing bodies of local agencies, including the Foothill East Transportation Corridor Agency, Orange Elderly Services and Orange Housing Development Corporation.