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SBPD arrests man for attempting to sell fake diamond

Seal Beach Police Detectives arrested Earl Howard of Compton, CA. (date of birth – Jan. 2, 1956) for attempting to sell a fake diamond. In March 2015, a subject contacted a local Main Street business to post an advertisement ...
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Todd Spitzer responds to remark about Dekraai case by Susan Krang Schroeder

In response to the recent statement made by District Attorney’s Chief of Staff Susan Krang Schroeder that, “Spitzer is running for D.A. on the graves of eight murdered people,” (A Fight They Won’t Take On, Supervisors H...
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Seal Beach Animal Care Center to sponsor “Back in Black” Month this April

It is a sad fact that wonderful black dogs and cats linger far too long in animal shelters, merely because their fur is the “wrong” color. Whether the reason is superstition or something else, it is heartbreaking to...
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Top Ten Stories for March 15 through March 21

These were the most read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts): Seal Beach resident Jack Haley passes JFTB-based Army Reserve unit to deploy to Kuwait Courtroom diary: The people vs, S...
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Seal Beach PD issues traffic alert for March 21 due to Run Seal Beach

The annual Run Seal Beach event is this Saturday, March 21, 2015 and it will cause many of the streets in the Old Town area to be closed from vehicle movement prior and during the event. Street closures will begin around 6 a.m....
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Monthly Seal Beach Clean-up at special time

You’re invited to the Beach Clean-up at Seal Beach this Saturday, March 21, 2015, at a special time from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. Volunteers will meet at the First Street Beach Parking Lot, 15 First St. Register to help SaveOurB...
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LASB Rotary Club recognizes Feb. Student of the Month

The Rotary Club of Los Alamitos/Seal Beach recognized the February Student of the Month at its meeting on March 17 at The Eagle’s Nest. Los Alamitos High School student Emily Jackson was nominated by her ROP teacher, John...
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Seal Beach resident Jack Haley passes

According to the Orange County Coroner, Seal Beach resident Jack Haley, 51, died of natural causes on Tuesday, March 16, at 2:45 p.m. at Los Alamitos Medical Center in Los Alamitos. Mr. Haley was a former professional basketbal...
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High surf caused by Hurricane Marie pounds Seal Beach Municipal Pier on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014. Photo courtesy of Seal Beach Mayor Ellery Deaton.

Second phase of program to replenish beach sand begins in Seal Beach

The City of Seal Beach is pleased to announce that Phase II of an ongoing sand nourishment project began on Monday, March 16, 2015. The previous phase began back in September of 2014 and took approximately 40 days to complete. ...
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Courtroom Diary: The People vs. Scott Anthony Durzo, March 13, 2015

The matter of The People vs. Scott Anthony Durzo (Case Number 14WF1888) came before the court on March 13, 2015, and was continued until April 17 for a further pretrial hearing. The case is being held before Judge Derek Johnson...
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Celebrate grand opening of Main Street Cyclery under new ownership

Main Street Cyclery will be hosting a grand opening event on Saturday, March 14, from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. to celebrate their new ownership. Jonathan Belding and Sloan Moore took over as owners of the iconic Main Street business in...
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Exterior of Bogarts Coffee House on Ocean Ave. in Old Town Seal Beach. Photo by C.E.H. Wiedel.

Celebrate Pi Night at Bogart’s Coffee House in Old Town Seal Beach

On Saturday, March 14, from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., you are invited to come down to Bogart’s Coffee House, 905 Ocean Ave. in Old Town Seal Beach. Have some pie, and hear Host of Ghosts with Gilby Hager, Evan Shegina on tr...
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Seal Beach Police offer tips on keeping property safe while you’re away

Although Seal Beach is one of the safest cities in Orange County, it is still imperative that we do our best to protect our homes and businesses from crimes of opportunity, such as theft and burglary. Your Seal Beach Police Off...
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Community celebrates completion of Library Front Porch

The Friends of the Los Alamitos-Rossmoor Library had a great Grand Opening Celebration for the Front Porch on Feb. 21. The celebration was attended by over two hundred community members including local and county dignitaries. T...
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