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Today’s weather for Friday, January 30

Posted  January 30, 2015  by  courtesy

Today’s local weather: A 20 percent chance of showers after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm. The article above is based on […]

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February Dining, Arts and Entertainment now available!

Posted  January 29, 2015  by  shelley

Our popular monthly Dining, Arts & Entertainment (DARTS) listing is available as a downloadable pdf document. Now the February 2015 DARTS can be downloaded for free! We have detailed January event listings, articles, and display advertisements for local people, venues and events. We encourage you to download the February 2015 DARTS and let us know […]

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Spotlight for January 2015

Posted  January 3, 2015  by  shelley

Articles in the Spotlight will appear in the Spotlight section of the homepage and linked below as they are published. (The article list below does not include articles in hand but not yet scheduled for publication.) The Orange County Breeze spotlight for January: 2015 — a Better Year! Improving on what we already have Our […]

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Spotlight for December 2014

Posted  November 29, 2014  by  shelley

Articles in the Spotlight will appear in the Spotlight section of the homepage and linked below as they are published. (The article list below does not include articles in hand but not yet scheduled for publication.) The Orange County Breeze spotlight for December 2014: Christmas Wishes and Local Shopping Spots! Christmas Wishes You are invited […]

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Spotlight for November 2014

Posted  November 1, 2014  by  shelley

Articles in the Spotlight will appear in the Spotlight section of the homepage and linked below as they are published. (The article list below does not include articles in hand but not yet scheduled for publication.) The Orange County Breeze spotlight for November 2014: Veteran’s Day, Thanksgiving, and shopping locally! Veteran’s Day Sunday Serenades presents […]

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Spotlight for October 2014

Posted  October 2, 2014  by  shelley

Articles in the Spotlight will appear in the Spotlight section of the homepage and linked below as they are published. (The article list below does not include articles in hand but not yet scheduled for publication.) The Orange County Breeze spotlight for October 2014: Wings, Wheels, Rotors & Expo… and Halloween! Wings, Wheels, Rotors and […]

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Announcing our Jobs Board

Posted  September 19, 2014  by  shelley

Staff members here at Orange County Breeze have recently noticed two local business-related news items: Workers and employees mention that they are looking for a new job. Business owners and managers mention that they are looking to fill job openings. This is great news — the job market is finally thawing! We here at Orange […]

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Orange County Breeze spotlight for September 2014: Fall Makeover — personal, professional home!
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Spotlight for September 2014

Posted  August 31, 2014  by  shelley

Articles in the Spotlight will appear in the Spotlight section of the homepage and linked below as they are published. The Orange County Breeze spotlight for September 2014: Fall Makeover — personal, professional home! Personal makeover On your marks, get set, GO! by Sandra Rodriguez Add anti-oxidants to your diet with Dragon Fruit! by Karen […]

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Spotlight for August 2014

Posted  August 2, 2014  by  shelley

Articles in the Spotlight will appear in the Spotlight section of the homepage and linked below as they are published. Bye-bye, Summer! Museum showcases century of surfing in Huntington Beach by SurfWriter Girls Sunny Magdaug and Patti Kishel How to navigate life transitions by Sandra Rodriguez August Movie Marathon: Last blast of summer by Katie […]

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Spotlight for July 2014

Posted  July 1, 2014  by  shelley

Articles in the Spotlight will appear in the Spotlight section of the homepage and linked below as they are published. The first article will appear later today. Other activities Blue Moon Boutique chooses Sunburst Youth Foundation as its non-profit for the month of July Summer thoroughbred festival opening at Los Alamitos Race Course Take the […]

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February Dining, Arts and Entertainment now available!

Our popular monthly Dining, Arts & Entertainment (DARTS) listing is available as a downloadable pdf document. Now the February 2015 DARTS can be downloaded for free! We have detailed January event listings, articles, and di...
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Pacific Symphony partners with Bowers Museum to present “A Feast for the Senses”

Pacific Symphony, in partnership with Bowers Museum, presents “A Feast for the Senses,” an enchanting evening of Chinese music, dining and discovery surrounding the Bowers’ current special exhibition, “China’s Lost Ci...
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Time to prune and plant for February in SoCal

With February often the rainiest month of the year in Southern California, gardeners need to plan around rain days to prune and plant in their garden. Doing so will give gardens a head start on spring, says Agromin, an Oxnard-b...
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White male robs two Huntington Beach banks in single day

On Jan. 28, 2015 at 12:18 p.m., officers responded to the Bank of the West at 19006 Brookhurst St. regarding a bank robbery that just occurred. The suspect entered the bank and went up to a teller station. The suspect passed a ...
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Today’s weather for Friday, January 30

Today’s local weather: A 20 percent chance of showers after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, wit...
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King and Queen candidates already successful in fundraising for LAEF

With several weeks left in the campaign, the King and Queen of Hearts candidates have already raised over $52,000 for the Los Alamitos Education Foundation (LAEF). This is $12,000 more than the entirety of last year’s debut c...
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Long Beach Wilson High School Alumni Golf Tournament seeks donations

The 28th Annual Long Beach Wilson High School Alumni Golf Tournament will be held Friday, Feb. 6, 2015 at Recreation Park Golf Course! We look to our community to support our young student-athletes at Wilson High School. Founde...
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Newport Beach man wanted after jumping bail for 2012 felony murder of his wife

A Newport Beach man is wanted by law enforcement after failing to appear for a scheduled court hearing today on a charge for murdering his wife in their Newport Beach home. Peter Gregory Chadwick, 50, is charged with one felony...
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Disneyland to sparkle for its Diamond Anniversary

Three sensational new nighttime spectaculars will dazzle guests at the Disneyland Resort when the Diamond Celebration begins Friday, May 22, 2015. Nighttime will glitter as never before when the latest technology and immersive ...
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Cypress accepts $1000 donation for new lobby tables for Senior Center

During the regular meeting of the Cypress City Council on Jan. 26, Recreation and Community Services accepted the $1,000 donation of a private citizen to purchase two new round lobby tables for the Cypress Senior Center. The do...
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Time running out to apply for Edison scholarships

Edison International, the parent company of Southern California Edison (SCE), reminds high school seniors that there’s still time to apply for the 2014-15 Edison Scholars Program, which offers $1.2 million in scholarships to ...
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SoCalGas points to report suggesting use of low-carbon gas to reduce pollution

As California policymakers move toward environmentally focused energy goals, including increased reliance on renewable sources, a new study by Energy Environmental Economics (E3) consulting suggests that low-carbon gas fuels ar...
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CHP urges football fans to be a team player on Super Bowl Sunday so everyone gets home safely

The Super Bowl is one of the most celebrated sporting events in the world. As the most anticipated sporting event of the year, it is an opportunity for family, friends, and fans to gather together, celebrate, and root for their...
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Special election to fill OC Supervisor seat vacated by Janet Nguyen very close

As of 5:07 p.m. last night, the Orange County Registrar showed the frontrunners in the election to 239 votes apart: County Supervisor First District, Short Term Completed Precincts: 101 of 101 Name Vote Count Percentage ANDREW ...
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Today’s weather for Thursday, January 29

Today’s local weather: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph. Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm. The article above is based on ...
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Anaheim schedules State of the City luncheon for Tuesday, Feb. 3

The City of Anaheim will hold its 2015 State of the City address and luncheon on Tuesday, February 3, featuring Mayor Tom Tait. Members of the community are invited to join the Anaheim City Council, City staff and business lead...
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Special topics and screenings at the Cypress Senior Center for February 2015

The following programs will be offered at the Cypress Senior Center. Reservations are recommended, unless otherwise indicated. For more information or reservations, please call 714-229-2005. BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS Glenda Pap...
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Garden Grove Senior Center hosts annual Sweetheart Dance

Senior sweethearts are invited to attend a romantic night at the annual Sweetheart Dance hosted by the H. Louis Lake Senior Center, located at 11300 Stanford Ave. The event is scheduled from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., on Friday, ...
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Historic Southern Pacific Railroad Depot building will be moved to Willow Springs Park overnight on Jan. 28

Overnight tonight, Jan. 28, 2015, the City of Long Beach will move the historic 107-year-old Southern Pacific Railroad Depot from the Public Service Yard on San Francisco Ave. to a new site at Willow Springs Park, where it is e...
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