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Join the fun and festivities at St. Isidore’s annual September Fiesta

Come join us Saturday, September 13, 2014 at the annual September Fiesta at the St. Isidore Historical Plaza. The Fiesta will be held in the Courtyard of the Plaza at 10961 Reagan St. in Los Alamitos from 12 noon until 10:00 p....
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Top Ten Stories for Aug. 24 through Aug. 30

These were the most read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts): City of Long Beach warns of storm surge Another Second Amendment victory in California Seal Beach mayor on high surf and...
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A chalk board on a tripod welcomes customers at the front door of Re-New, the retail store for Grateful Hearts, at 5300 Katella Ave. in Los Alamitos. Photo by C.E.H. Wiedel.

Labor Day Weekend Sale at Re-new

Re-new, a second-hand store supporting Grateful Hearts, will hold a three-day sale this holiday weekend, with everything in the store at least 20% off! Plus lots of clothing will be 50% off! Store hours: Saturday, Aug. 30, and ...
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Good Shepherd Presbyterian offering class on Egyptian roots in Christian Scripture

A new class, A Distant Mirror – Christian Roots in Ancient Egypt – will be presented at Good Shepherd Presbyterian Church on Thursdays, beginning September 18 at 10 am to noon, continuing for 10 weeks until November 20. The...
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RHA holding monthly recycling drive Saturday, Aug. 30

The monthly RHA Paper, Cans, and Bottles Drive will be held Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014! Participants are reminded to please separate newspaper stuff from all other papers. There are some changes to non-paper collection: Glass bott...
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Rossmoor resident dies at home [Updated]

According to the Orange County Coroner, Rossmoor resident Gretchen De Stefano died shortly before 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 28, at her home on Wallingsfor Rd. Ms. De Stefano was 96 years old. The Orange County Sheriff’s Dep...
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City of Los Alamitos enjoys credit-rating upgrade

The City of Los Alamitos has been notified by Standard and Poor’s Rating Services that they have raised the credit rating on the City’s 2006 Series Certificate of Participation Bonds from AA- to AA+. The rating was raised a...
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Los Alamitos Police blotter, August 15 to August 21

The items shown below are selected from the logs of the Los Alamitos Police Department. No inference of guilt is implied in showing any item. August 15, 2014 Suspicious Person – 8:09 a.m. – 10800 block of Oak St. - ...
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Los Alamitos is looking for cultured residents

The City of Los Alamitos wants to encourage residents to apply for three empty seats on that City’s Parks, Recreation, and Cutulral Arts Commission. This seven-member Commission meets monthly on the first Wednesday at 7 p.m. ...
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Friday Night Lights opens Fall youth flag football season to Los Alamitos in a big way

The largest one night, one location youth Fall football event in the United States will take place on Friday, Sept. 5, at McAuliffe Middle School in Los Alamitos. This event is opening night of the Fall Season for the Los Alami...
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St. Isidore shares night of food, fun, and friendship at Picnic at the Plaza

A wonderful evening was had at the Picnic on August 21. A wonderful way to meet family and friends, and to meet new friends as well. Joanie and Kim Lenz were at their grandest playing the music loved by everyone and especially ...
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Ready, Set, Go! preschool program offers hands-on learning for kids

The popular preschool program “Ready, Set, Go!” offered by the City of Los Alamitos Recreation and Community Services Department has a few more openings in the Tue/Thu class for 3-4 year olds. This program allows children t...
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Los Alamitos issues updated rules for Laurel Park tennis courts

The tennis courts at Laurel Park are free for community use. New rules and regulations will be implemented during a pilot program allowing residents of Los Alamitos more availability to utilize the facility. Los Alamitos reside...
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Get great deals at Precious Life’s August $1 Day Sale before renovations

Attention shoppers! For August only, the $1.00 Day Sale will last a full 2 days! Come out on Thursday, August 28, and Friday, August 29 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. to catch the great deals! Note that the sale excludes Jewelry, ̶...
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