Top Ten Stories for all of 2020 include unemployment benefits (by far), civil unrest, Christmas lights, and Black Lives Matter.
The Top Ten Stories for all of 2020 were the most read stories at Orange County Breeze over the entire year of 202 (excluding weather forecasts and events):
- California launches second phase of extension to unemployment benefits during COVID-19 [from July 2020 — by far the most read article]
- Unemployment benefits paid to California workers impacted by pandemic top $81 billion [from September 2020]
- Garden Grove declares 2-night curfew starting tonight [from June 2020, during local civil unrest]
- Anaheim closes major streets through the weekend [from June 2020, during local civil unrest]
- Huntington Beach to institute modified City operations effective July 20 due to COVID-19 [from July 2020]
- Community invited to free drive-through Christmas lights experience at Saddleback Church [from November 2020]
- National Guard deployed to Long Beach [from June 2020, during local civil unrest]
- Protest planned for Cypress on Friday [from June 2020, during local civil unrest]
- Room with a View: What does the organization Black Lives Matter believe in, and do I agree? [from June 2020, during local civil unrest]
- SNAP benefits to increase in Fiscal Year 2021 [from July 2020]
Cover graphic of the November 2020 Orange County Breeze Dining, Arts & Entertainment (DARTS) guide. The guide lists events local to northwest Orange County and southeast Los Angeles County. The December 2020 issue was delayed by technical difficulties. The January 2021 issue is in production.
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