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West Orange County Connectors Project construction highlights for the week of Sept. 29

UPDATE: The northbound I-405 on-ramp at Seal Beach Blvd. will reopen at 5 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 30. Caltrans and the project contractor worked diligently to get the ramp open in late-September. The project team would like to than...
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RHA Candidate Night spotlights candidates for local, state, and national postitions

The Rossmoor Homeowners Association is proud to sponsor the Candidate Night event for our communities. Join us for this opportunity to listen to and ask questions of candidates for national, state and local positions. The follo...
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Monthly RHA Recycling Drive tomorrow at Rush Park

Saturday is Recycling Day! The monthly Rossmoor Homeowners Association Recycling Drive will be held Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014. Please plan to drop off your recyclables! Special note! Please separate: Newspapers from all other pa...
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National Friends of the Library week at Los Alamitos-Rossmoor Library

The United for Libraries division of the American Libraries Association is sponsoring the Ninth Annual Friends of the Library Week, Oct. 19-25, 2014. This week is a way to nationally recognize the contributions and support that...
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Unplanned power outages in Orange County as of Wednesday, Sept. 17

As of this morning, Southern California Edison is working on the following power outages: Brea, Carbon Canyon Rd. at Jeep Trail: Started at 1:35 a.m. on Sept. 17. The cause was trees in equipment. Edison is retrieving additioin...
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The so-called Fourth Corner is in Rossmoor, not Los Alamitos. File photo by C.E.H. Wiedel.

AAA is now in Los Alamitos!

For everyone who has been trekking all the way to Cerritos to visit a local AAA office, I have good news: AAA has opened an office in Los Alamitos. I met a trio of AAA reps at Friday’s Los Alamitos Chamber of Commerce network...
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Unplanned power outages in Orange County as of Wednesday, Sept. 10

As of this morning, Southern California Edison is working on the following power outages: Rossmoor, Hillrose Dr.: Started at 7:33 a.m. on Sept. 9. The cause was equipment problems. Edison is working to restore power to 129 cust...
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Rossmoor Homeowners Association to host candidate night in October

The Rossmoor Homeowners Association will host a candidate night on Thursday, Oct. 2 beginning at 7 p.m. at Rush Park, 3001 Blume Dr. in Rossmoor. All the candidates for the following offices have been invited with many already ...
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Fall into fun events at the Los Alamitos/Rossmoor Library

Children of all ages can attend a variety of free exciting programs and activities at the Los Alamitos/Rossmoor Library starting in September. Preschool Storytime will resume on Monday Sept. 22 at 11:30am and will run through O...
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Daughter to be arraigned today for murdering her own mother in Rossmoor

A daughter is scheduled to be arraigned today for shooting and murdering her 96-year-old mother. Christine Marie Reynolds, 71, Rossmoor, was charged today with one felony count of murder with a sentencing enhancement for the pe...
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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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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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Electronics Technician Second Class Jeremy Kramer. Photo courtesy of the Navy Office of Community Outreach.

Rossmoor native serves aboard USS Georgia

A 2004 Don Basco Technical Institute graduate and Rossmoor, Calif. native is serving in the U.S. Navy as part of a crew working aboard one of the world’s most advanced guided missile submarines, the USS Georgia (SSGN 729). El...
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