Editorial

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Top Ten Stories for November 22 through November 28 include Amazon in Cypress, COVID-19 in Long Beach, and seasonal events. Top Ten Stories for November 22 through November 28 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Room with a view: …continue reading

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The Cypress City Council listened to extended presentations from staff, Duke Realty, and Amazon. They listened to many, many people during the public comment segment of the public hearing for the Conditional Use Permit — although not as many as I expected. In fact, I voiced my approval. However, Councilmember-elect …continue reading

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It’s no question that COVID-19 has ushered in uncertain economic times. Cypress, like all cities in Orange County, is feeling those effects. In fact, we are staring down a nearly 10 percent unemployment rate, locally. While our elected leaders here have taken steps to support small businesses, they should also …continue reading

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Will Sides will be the station manager for the proposed Amazon last-mile delivery station at the former site of Mitsubishi Motors at Katella Avenue and Holder Street. The property stretches south from Katella to the Stanton Storm Channel and west from Holder maybe two-thirds of the way to Hope. Holder …continue reading

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Amazon Last Mile Facility Project Notice of Public Hearing Monday, November 23 – Cypress City Council Meeting On November 23, the Cypress City Council will consider the Amazon Last Mile Facility Project, the Certification of an Environmental Impact Report and the Conditional Use Permit. https://www.cypressca.org/Home/Components/News/News/2340/17?backlist=%2f A number of concerns have …continue reading

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Dear Editor: On behalf of West Orange County Republican Women Federated, I would like to thank the community for the fantastic turnout at our club’s Nov. 14 “Stop the Steal” rally in Los Alamitos. People came from all over with most from Los Alamitos, Seal Beach, Rossmoor, Cypress, La Palma, …continue reading

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This evening, two nights after the 2020 General Election, I am updating the index page for Orange County Breeze “local electeds” and adding a new page for the 2021-2022 election cycle. Although California election results won’t be officially certified by the California Secretary of State until December 11, I want …continue reading

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In an opinion issued on Monday, November 2, the Honorable Sarah H. Heckman, Judge of the California Superior Court, has ruled that California Gov. Gavin Newsom exceeded his emergency powers when he issued Executive Order N-67-20: There are two distinct reasons for finding the cause is not moot. First and …continue reading

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After patiently waiting months, the Marketing Maven finally was able to schedule an important interview, possibly the first of its kind. Meeting at a local park and sitting more than six feet apart, the discussion touched on headline topics, offering insight into what might be expected in the months ahead. …continue reading