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Cypress College

State Senator Huff to host Education Summit at Cypress College

Senate Republican Leader Bob Huff (R-Diamond Bar) will host an Education Summit on Thursday, May 1st at the Cypress College Campus. The Summit, which will feature a number of dynamic speakers, will focus on a new and exciting a...
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Oxford Academy

Corporate-sponsored National Merit scholarships announced

Today, National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) released the names of the first group of winners in the 59th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Approximately 1,000 distinguished high school seniors have won corpora...
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Tournament of Roses presents official invitation to Cypress HS Marching Band

Richard Chinen, President and Chairman of the Board of the Tournament of Roses, presented the Rose Parade flag to the Cypress High School Marching Band as an official invitation to march in the 2015 Rose Parade in Pasadena. Thi...
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Cypress Police blotter, April 10 to April 16

The items shown below are selected from the logs of the Cypress Police Department. No inference of guilt is implied in showing any item. April 10, 2014 Suspicious Property – 9:51 a.m. – 6600 block of Cerritos Ave. -...
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LARC nails deal to move September thoroughbred dates to Orange County

Steve Anderson at The Daily Racing Form reports that Los Alamitos Race Course has nailed a deal to move September thoroughbred racing dates from the Pomona Fairplex to Orange County: The California Horse Racing Board’s 2014 s...
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Cypress City Council honors West-Comm dispatchers

During the regular meeting of the Cypress City Council on April 14, Mayor Leroy Mills presented a proclamation honoring the tireless dedication and professionalism of the dispatchers at the West Cities Communication Center (Wes...
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Students and parents invited to Service Academy Night at Oxford Academy in Cypress

Congressman Alan Lowenthal invites you to Service Academy Night! Meet representatives from the Military, Naval, Air Force, Coast Guard, and Merchant Marine Academies at the Oxford Academy Multipurpose Room on Wednesday, May 14,...
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California Chrome works out at Los Alamitos Race Course

TVG provides a jockey’s-eye view of a workout by Kentucky Derby favorite California Chrome at Los Alamitos Race Course (LARC) — “jockey cam” is hard to watch if you’re prone to motion sickness, but the onboard view is...
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A race horse works out on the completed track expansion at Los Alamitos Race Course. Photo courtesy of Los Alamitos Race Course.

LARC reported in talks to increase dates of thoroughbred racing

Two publications have now reported that Los Alamitos Race Course (LARC) is talking with Barretts Sales and Racing at the Los Angeles County Fair to purchase the Fairplex September racing dates and bring them to Orange County. T...
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Cypress Police to take part in National Drug Take-Back Day

Got Drugs?  Turn in your unused or expired medication for safe disposal on Saturday, April 26, 2014. National Prescription Drug Take Back Day addresses a vital public safety and public health issue. More than 7 million America...
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Volunteer Service recipient Roberta O’Toole, 2014 Outstanding Contribution to the Arts Award recipient John Brent, 2014 Youth Volunteer Service Award recipient Kylie Tierney. Courtesy photo.

Cypress recognizes its volunteers

The Cypress Recreation and Community Services Commission held its annual awards ceremony on April 15, 2014, at the Cypress Community Center to recognize the recipients of the Volunteer Service Award, the Youth Volunteer Service...
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Overnight purses pumped up for quarter horse racing at Los Alamitos

Overnight purses for races featuring 3-year-olds and upward Quarter Horse have been increased by $1,000 across the board effective with the racing program at Los Alamitos Race Course on Friday, April 18. Quarter Horses of ages ...
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Cypress police blotter, April 3 to April 9

The items shown below are selected from the logs of the Cypress Police Department. No inference of guilt is implied in showing any item. April 3, 2014 Grand Theft Report – 3:41 p.m. – 6100 block of Chip Ave. - The c...
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Shown left to right are Cypress City Councilman Prakash Narain, M.D.; Mayor Pro Tem Rob Johnson; and Mayor Leroy Mills. Courtesy photo.

Cypress plants twelve trees for Arbor Day

On Saturday, April 12, 2014, Cypress community members and City officials celebrated Arbor Day at Evergreen Park located at 9300 Moody St. In attendance was Cypress Mayor Leroy Mills who also served as the Master of Ceremony. O...
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