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Archive for March 1st, 2013
 

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Government

Free tax help provided by California State Controller and Assemblywoman Quirk-Silva

Posted March 1, 2013 by courtesy

The following information was released by the office of Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva (D-CAD65). The office of California Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva (D-CAD65) will join with the State Controller John Chiang’s VITA program to offer help in filling out tax forms, free for any resident who has an income under $51,000 annually. VITA stands for Volunteer Income […]

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Los Alamitos City Councilman Dean Grose, left; and Theresa Murphy from Precious Life Shelter in Los Alamitos; at the Americana Awards gala on Feb. 23, 2013.
Community

Error in identification on page 4 of March print issue

Posted March 1, 2013 by shelley

Two (and counting…) sharp-eyed readers have called Orange County Breeze World Headquarters about an error in the caption for the photographs on page 4 of the March print issue. The article concerns the Cypress College Foundation Americana Awards gala on Saturday, Feb. 23. The error occurs in identifying Councilman Dean Grose as coming from “Cypress.” […]

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Tom Lasser announces winners while 2012 Miss Seal Beach and Junior Miss Seal Beach wait with medals.
Community

2012 Miss Seal Beach and her court hand out medals at 2013 Race on the Base

Posted March 1, 2013 by shelley

First, second and third place winners of each competitive race at the 2013 Race on the Base were announced from the event stage by Lieutenant Colonel (ret.) Tom Lasser as results became available. Rosie Ritchie, chair of the 2013 Miss Seal Beach Pageant, supervised 2012 Miss Seal Beach and her court as they awarded medals […]

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The Pub at Fiddler's Green was open during the 2013 Race on the Base.
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Everyone is invited for St. Patrick’s Day at Fiddler’s Green

Posted March 1, 2013 by courtesy

The following information was released through the Morale, Welfare and Recreation program at Los Alamitos Joint Forces Training Base. Morale, Welfare and Recreation extends this invitation to all to join us for St. Patrick’s lunch or dinner on Friday, March 15. Irish — or not! — there is always a welcome at Fiddler’s Green for […]

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Assemblyman Allen seeking nominations for District Woman of the Year

Posted March 1, 2013 by courtesy

The following information was released by the office of Assemblyman Travis Allen (R-CAD-72). Every year, to celebrate March as Women’s Month, each member of the Assembly honors a woman as the district’s Woman of the Year. Assemblyman Allen is currently accepting nominees for this year’s 72nd Assembly District Woman of the Year. If you know […]

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Community

Los Alamitos Council approves continued membership in ACC-OC

Posted March 1, 2013 by shelley

Los Alamitos Mayor Warren Kusumoto was the lone dissenting vote as the Los Alamitos Council voted 3-1-1 to approve continued membership in the Association of California Cities – Orange County (ACC-OC). Councilmen Troy Edgar, Dean Grose, and Richard Murphy voted in favor. Mayor Pro tem Gerri Graham-Mejia was absent. Los Alamitos is also a member […]

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Non-profit

Food Finders ask for help in meeting Foundation challenge in March, April

Posted March 1, 2013 by courtesy

The following information was released by Food Finders. Food Finders is excited to be a part of the Feinstein Challenge to fight hunger, now in its sixteenth year. The Challenge, backed by the Feinstein Foundation, runs during March and April, after which $1 million will be divided among hunger relief agencies nationwide. This is the […]

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RLA RWF to hear speaker on Obamacare takeover of medical decision-making

Posted March 1, 2013 by courtesy

The following information was released by RLA RWF. Imagine your kitchen sink isn’t draining properly. Rather than fix the problem when it would require minor repair, you ignore it until the sink is almost unusable. Finally you have no choice but to repair it. However, rather than replace the broken sink, you demolish your entire […]

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Today’s weather forecast for Friday, March 1

Posted March 1, 2013 by courtesy

The following information is courtesy of the National Weather Service. Weather forecast for Friday, March 1: Sunny, with a high near 85. East wind around 5 mph. More about Orange County Breeze Did you know that we have a monthly print edition? We do! We also have digital version of our print edition online. To […]

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