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La Palma Council approves martial arts studio move-in

The La Palma City Council convened for a regular meeting Tuesday, Feb. 17. All members were present. Pastor Steve Bland of La Palma Christian Center gave the invocation, giving thanks for the local winter sunshine and warmth, a...
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Walker Junior High School explores education at the Disneyland Resort

Walker Junior High School from La Palma, Calif. used the Disneyland Resort as a classroom on Jan. 22, 2015 when they participated in the Disney Youth Education Series “Designing a Disney Story” at the Disneyland Resort in A...
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Investigators seek additional victims of robbery suspects

On Wednesday, February 11, 2015, Sandy Cacero, 24, La Palma and Christopher Herrera, 27, Bell Gardens, were arrested in connection with robbery that occurred in the city of Dana Point. Cacero and Herrera were arrested in the ci...
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Gail and Bert Poan were recognized at the 35th Annual La Palma Neighborhood Watch Banquet. Photo by Trevor Gerdes.

La Palma Neighborhood Watch hosts 30th Annual Appreciation Banquet

The La Palma Neighborhood Watch welcomed a lively assortment of locals at the Community Center on Thursday, Feb. 5, offering free dinner and a raffle. Around a hundred people attended, according to an estimate by Gail Poan, a m...
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Archictectural rendering of the east elevation of the proposed new McDonald's on Orangethorpe just east of Carmenita. Courtesy of City of La Palma.

La Palma City Council approves McDonald’s teardown and rebuild

The La Palma City Council convened for a regular meeting Tuesday, Feb. 3. All members were present: Mayor Peter Kim; Mayor Pro Tem Gerard Goedhart; and Councilmembers Steve Hwangbo, Steve Shanahan and Michele Steggell. Father D...
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Introducing Trevor, our new intern

Hi! My name’s Trevor. I am a senior journalism student at Biola University in La Mirada. For the next few months I’ll be interning here at the Breeze, learning all sorts of things about our local communities. In particular,...
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La Palma Intercommunity Hospital converts to non-profit facility

Prime Healthcare Services today announced that it has donated La Palma Intercommunity Hospital, an award-winning 141-bed acute care hospital located in La Palma, California to the Prime Healthcare Foundation, a 501(c)(3) not-fo...
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Unplanned power outages in Orange County as of Friday, Jan. 9

As of this morning, Southern California Edison is working on the following power outages: La Palma, Orangethorpe Ave. west of Walker St.: Started at 10:39.m. on Jan. 8. The cause was a traffic accident that downed poles and lin...
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Cypress and La Palma seek teen models and designers for Annual Teen Fashion Scene

Have you ever dreamed about modeling your favorite designer spring wear and strutting down a runway? Here is your chance! We are looking for 13-18 year old guys & girls to model clothes from some of the most popular clothin...
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Top Ten Stories for December 2014

These were the most read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts): Looking forward to implementing the Affordable Care Act in 2016 Holiday shopping hours announced for Westminster Mall Hu...
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St. Irenaeus parishioner Santa John Lewallen waves as he walks the hallways of Karlton Care Center in Anaheim on Dec. 17, 2014, delivering gift bags to bedridden residents. Photo by David Ethington.

St. Irenaeus delivers Christmas gifts and cheer to home-bound parishioners and care center residents

Health Ministry members of St. Irenaeus Church in Cypress started working on their Annual Giving Tree Community Outreach Project early in November. The project depended on the assistance of many people to successfully share the...
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Chapter II of Catholic Charities Auxiliary held its “No Frills Drawing on Dec. 10, 2014, at the Los Alamitos home of Diane Halal. Pictured, from left to right, Josie Ninofranco who selected Marilyn Raymond, at center, as the winner of a strand of pearls donated by Mary O’Hara. At right is Chapter II Director Marge Flannigan. Ninofranco is the Financial Secretary of Catholic Charities Auxiliary Executive Board and a Chapter II member. Photo by Edna Ethington.

Catholic Auxiliary members hold ‘no frills’ fundraiser, fill holiday gift baskets

Members of Catholic Charities Auxiliary Chapter II met at the Los Alamitos home of Assistant Director Diane Halal on Dec. 10, 2014 to select winners for their “No Frills” Drawing and to prepare holiday gift baskets for the ...
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Connor Traut to take oath as Trustee for Centralia School District

On Tuesday, Dec. 9 at 4 p.m. at the Centralia School District administrative office Connor Traut, 20, will be sworn in as the newest Trustee in the Centralia Elementary School District. Traut will be given the oath of office by...
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La Palma Holiday Tree Lighting canceled due to rain

Due inclement weather, the Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony has been canceled. However, visits with Santa Claus, letters to Santa Claus and Soldiers and crafts will be available in the Community Center (7821 Walker Street) from 4...
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