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Marketing and more: Sign language

Yard signs … Fence signs … Wall signs – wherever you look, there are signs posted urging you to vote for a particular candidate or support a specific proposition. Many people grumble about the landscape being littered wit...
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Letter to the Editor: Response to Valery Wagner’s letter to the Event Newspaper

I am curious as to why, in her letter to the Orange County Breeze, Cypress School Board President Valeri Wagner does not answer material questions regarding Measure M Bonds and upcoming Measures Q and R? Ms. Wagner complains ab...
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Graphic courtesy of California Highway Patrol.

CHP reminds teen drivers of safety ground rules

Traffic collisions remain the leading cause of death for teenagers in the United States and California. Each year, thousands of young drivers and their passengers are killed in collisions. To help bring awareness to this nation...
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OC Registrar of Voters reminds everyone of registration deadline

The deadline to register to vote in the Nov. 4, 2014 Statewide General Election is Monday, Oct. 20, 2014. Online voter registration is available, which allows new voters to complete the entire process online at ocvote.com/regis...
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City of Long Beach urges everyone to get ready for flu season

The change in seasons and cooler weather is a reminder that it’s time for residents to get their annual flu shot. While winter is the typical time for flu activity, outbreaks can occur as early as October, so it’s n...
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Cypress College President Dr. Bob Simpson was the guest speaker at the Cypress College Networking Breakfast where he spoke about the pros, cons and impacts of school bonds in general, with a emphasis on Measure J, which directly affects the North Orange County School District and Cypress College. Courtesy photo.

Cypress College President talks about Measure J

Cypress College President Dr. Bob Simpson was the guest speaker at the Cypress College Networking Breakfast where he spoke about the pros, cons and impacts of school bonds in general, with a emphasis on Measure J, which directl...
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Metro Blue Line at Willow Station in Long Beach. Photo courtesy of Wikipedia.

Metro renovation in downtown Long Beach allows street median beautification

The Department of Parks, Recreation and Marine (PRM) took advantage of Metro Blue Line station temporary closures in Downtown Long Beach to perform ground maintenance. Metro began a major renovation project in the area Sept. 20...
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Tim Keenan, Creative Media Recording

Guest editorial: Former Cypress mayor supports Measures Q and R

Hello. I’m Tim Keenan, former Mayor of the City of Cypress. I’m here tonight because I’m concerned about some of the misinformation floating around about Measures Q & R that are on the ballot for Nov. 4, and to remind...
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Letter to the editor: Writing, the “forgotten R,” must be brought back

The time has come for me to write about writing – my passion, my life’s work, my hobby, the core of my educational philosophy, and right now, the largest source of my frustration with education. With No Child Left Behind, w...
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Kevin de León, courtesy of Wikipedia.

Remarks by California State Senator Kevin de León at swearing-in ceremony

This is the prepared text of remarks, title “Every Kid Deserves a Fair Shot at the California Dream,” Senator Kevin de León at a swearing-in ceremony for the Senate President Pro Tempore on Oct. 15, 2014, at Walt Disney Co...
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"Palms" by Orange County artist Steve Adam. Photo courtesy of John Wayne Airport.

Paintings by local modern abstract artist featured at John Wayne Airport

As part of John Wayne Airport’s Community Focus Space Program, a selection of paintings by Steve Adam can be seen on the Departure (upper) Level near the security screening areas in Terminals A, B and C and on the Arrival...
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Photograph courtesy of Richard Moore and the Alternative Fuel Effects on Contrails and Cruise Emissions team.

California flights power study on cleaner aircraft fuels

There’s more than one way to study the impact of biofuels. For NASA scientists, it means trailing an aircraft from as little as 300 feet behind while flying 34,000 feet in the air. Earlier this year, a NASA-led team conducted...
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Cypress civic center and Orange County branch library

Outside PAC mailers for Cypress candidates Paolo Morales and Jon Peat

In an article published earlier today on Contributions received by Cypress City Council candidates, I highlighted that our local municipal election had somehow attracted an outside political action committee (PAC) that had spen...
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Contributions received by Cypress City Council candidates [Updated]

California state law requires a candidate to file a Form 460 detailing both contributions and expenditures for their campaign if the candidate expects to receive more than a $1000 in contributions in a year. If less than a $100...
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