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Map showing percent change in real GDP by state over 2013. Courtesy of BEA.

California ranks fifteenth in new BEA state-level economic stats

The busy beavers at the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) have developed new statistics to show economic growth across states. The new numbers are meant to provide a better understanding of state-level economies — what...
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BRACE and AGENT programs to give workshop on business cybersecurity

Mark your calendars and RSVP for the City of Cypress’ joint BRACE and AGENT Program Workshop which will be held on Wednesday, September 10, 2014 from 9:00 to 11:30 a.m. at the Cypress Community Center (5700 Orange Ave., Cypre...
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Stephany Bradford, recipient of $3000 scholarship from Eagle Community Credit Union. Courtesy photo.

Cypress student Stephany Bradford awarded $3,000 scholarship

Eagle Community Credit Union in Lake Forest recently awarded a total of $10,000 in scholarships to three Orange County students, including a $3,000 one to Stephany Bradford of Cypress Andrew Shensky, 22, of Yorba Linda was the ...
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Shown left to right in the featured photo are Executive Director Engineering & Local Resources John Kennedy, Senior Communications Specialist Diane Pinnick, Cypress Chamber Board Chairman David Macdonald and OCWD past president and current director Phil Anthony. Photo courtesy of Cypress Chamber of Commerce.

OC Water District talks to Cypress Chamber about on-going drought

Members of the Orange County Water District were guest speakers at the recent Cypress Chamber of Commerce Networking Breakfast at the Residence Inn by Marriott, discussing the on-going drought and what to expect in the future. ...
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SoCalGas declares quarterly dividend

The board of directors of Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) has declared regular quarterly dividends for the preferred series stock of the company as follows: SoCalGas: Preferred Stock $0.375 per share Preferred Stock Seri...
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Case Management Director Debbie Rivet. Photo courtesy of LAMC.

Debbie Rivet of LAMC recognized for professional innovation

Los Alamitos Medical Center (LAMC) is pleased to announce that Case Management Director Debbie Rivet has been recognized as a Readmission Innovator by the National Readmission Prevention Collaborative. “This prestigious award...
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Avoid expensive errors when paying for college

It’s just about Back-to-School time again. If you have young children, you might be hustling them to the store for backpacks and binders. But if you fast-forward a few years, you can envision driving your kids a little farthe...
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Precious Life Shelter partners with Macy’s for voucher shopping event

Shop for a cause: Macy’s is partnering with non-profits. How can you help support Precious Life Shelter and have fun shopping? Simply stop by Precious Life and pick up a $5.00 voucher from Tammy. Then on Saturday, August ...
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OC Water District staffer to talk about on-going drought at Cypress Chamber breakfast

John Kennedy, who had been a part of the Orange County Water District management staff since 1995, will be the guest speaker at the Chamber of Commerce Networking Breakfast August 12 at the Residence Inn by Marriott (4931 Katel...
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Are you a Baby Boomer? Don’t let retirement plans go bust.

If you’re a baby boomer, you’re at the point in life where, if you haven’t actually entered retirement, you’re at least approaching the outskirts. But if you’re like many of your fellow boomers, you may be experiencin...
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Pacific Gateway holding truck driver hiring event on Aug. 13

Pacific Gateway Workforce Investment Network is holding a hiring event to immediately fill current openings for Class A Driver positions with CRST. The event will take place on Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 10:00 am at the Harb...
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California bill to give information on value of individual degrees approved by Assembly Appropriations Committee

The Assembly Appropriations Committee took action today to approve legislation authored by Senate Republican Leader Bob Huff (R-Diamond Bar) that will give students and parents a glimpse at the value that individual degrees hav...
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NovaWurks appoints Paul Lithgow as Chief Advanced Concepts

NovaWurks™ Inc., a provider of high technology space products and services, announced today that industry veteran Paul Lithgow joined the company as Chief Advanced Concepts. Lithgow will oversee NovaWurks’ commercial arm in...
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ARTIC announces The Lost Bean as its first tenant

The Anaheim Regional Transportation Intermodal Center (ARTIC®), the premier transportation hub in Southern California, is proud to announce The Lost Bean as its first addition to the ARTIC community. The Lost Bean is an o...
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