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DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint planned for August 16 in Seal Beach

Seal Beach Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on August 16, 2014, at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 6:00 p.m. to 3:30 a.m. The deterrent ef...
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Closure of Seal Beach Blvd. onramp to northbound I-405 for two months. Graphic courtesy of OCTA.

West Orange County Connectors construction highlights for the week of Aug. 11

On Wednesday night, Aug. 13 the contractor will perform a traffic shift on the southbound I-405 connector to the eastbound SR-22 freeway. Crews will shift traffic from the outside to the inside lanes of the connector; two lanes...
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OC Registrar of Voters lists 2014 elections with candidate filing extensions

The Registrar of Voters announced today that the nomination period has been extended until August 13, 2014, 5:00 p.m. for the offices listed below because the incumbent failed to file Nomination Papers by the August 8, 2014 dea...
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Seven candidates file to run for three Seal Beach Council seats

Three Council seats are up for re-election in Seal Beach in November, complicated by the way the City is organized into Districts. Nominations close today at 5 p.m., unless an incumbent does not file for re-election. Currently,...
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Los Alamitos Police Officer Justine Kim and Los Alamitos Police Chief Todd Mattern. Photo courtesy of Los Alamitos/Seal Beach Rotary.

Los Alamitos Police Officer Justine Kim speaks to Rotary Club

The Rotary Club of Los Alamitos/Seal Beach was pleased to have Officer Justine Kim of the Los Alamitos Police Department speak to the club on Tuesday, August 5. Officer Kim discussed her cultural background, experiences growing...
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Seal Beach cautions against coyotes

Over the past several years, coyote sightings have become more common within the City of Seal Beach. Although statistics show attacks on humans are extremely rare, it is always a good idea to regularly remind the residents of o...
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Seal Beach Lions Fish Fry 2013. Courtesy photo.

Local Patch news site publishes slanderous description of Lions Fish Fry

An unkind and inaccurate post about the Seal Beach Lions Fish Fry is an example of why every single article and comment here at Orange County Breeze is moderated. We expect our writers and commenters to be polite and accurate, ...
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Support shelter animals at SBACC’s Wag ‘n’ Walk

Going for a walk? Walk your canine pal through Seal Beach to benefit shelter animals. Seal Beach Animal Care Center’s 19th Annual Wag ‘n’ Walk will be held on Saturday, September 27, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at t...
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Seal Beach Police Foundation collaborates with National Night Out

For several years, Seal Beach has participated in the National Night Out event on the first Tuesday in August. Since its inception in Seal Beach, the host location has been in Old Town at the intersection at Main and Ocean in O...
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Seal Beach Council approves November ballot measure to lower utility users tax

The Seal Beach City Council voted unanimously at its July 28 meeting to place a measure on the November 2014 ballot which would give Seal Beach voters the opportunity to update and lower their Utility Users Tax from the current...
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Seal Beach Mayor invites residents to drop by for a chat

Seal Beach Mayor Ellery Deaton invites Seal Beach residents to join her and her summer intern, Emma Bishop, for a cup of coffee and to chat about whatever you’re interested in. Mayor Deaton and Emma will be at Javatinis at th...
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Seal Beach Police Chief Joe Stilonovich with members of the board of the newly launched Seal Beach Police Foundation. Photo by C.E.H. Wiedel.

Seal Beach Police Foundation launches

For several years, a slowly simmering pot of community service and a heart of need has been beating. As of today, Monday, July 21, the collaboration and pre-work has been done to announce the newly formed Seal Beach Police Foun...
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Jack Rogers, inspiration for SBPD fundraiser at Macaroni Grill. Photo courtesy of SBPD.

Join Seal Beach Police at Macaroni Grill to raise money for CHOC

On behalf of the Seal Beach Police Department, please join us on Thursday, July 31, 2014, from 4 p.m. to 9 o.m. at Macaroni Grill, 12380 Seal Beach Blvd. in Seal Beach, for a fun-filled evening where your police officers and st...
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Fireworks at Los Alamitos City Council meeting

About two dozen residents of the area of Los Alamitos along the northern boundary of Los Alamitos Joint Forces Training Base (JFTB) east of Lexington Dr. filled most of the seats in the audience at the regular meeting of the Lo...
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