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Cal Trans reports Sentra driver locked keys in trunk

According to the CalTrans Quick Map, the California Highway Patrol received a call shortly before 3 a.m. from a driver of a gray Nissan Sentra (with its hazard lights on) by the side of the connector from the eastbound I-105 to...
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Anaheim offers reward in murder of Ximena Meza

At 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 23, Chief Raul Quezada and members of the Anaheim Police Department were at the Brookhurst Community Center (2271 W. Crescent Ave.) to talk with area residents about Ximena Meza’s murder. The meeti...
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Cathy Larson, candidate for Los Alamitos Unified School District Board of Trustees. Courtesy photo.

Expanded candidate statement: Cathy Larson, Los Al Unified School District Board of Trustees

Cathy Larson is running for election to the Board of Trustees of the Los Alamitos Unified School District. Mrs. Larson responded to our original invitation to all local candidates to send us a photo and a statement for publicat...
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Volunteer poll workers still needed for November election

The Orange County Registrar of Voters is in need of poll workers throughout Orange County. Election Day is November 4, 2014 and hundreds of poll workers are still needed as Inspectors and Clerks. As long as an individual is reg...
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Steve Blount, Cypress School District Board of Trustees. Courtesy photo.

Candidate statement: Steve Blount Cypress School District

Steve Blount is a candidate for election to the Board of Trustees of the Cypress School District. Mr. Blount is a freshman incumbent — he was first elected four years ago. The Cypress School District serves parts of La Palma,...
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Opponents of Cypress Measures Q and R fight the wrong battle

I have read letters and editorials for and against Measures Q and R, which Cypress residents will vote on in the Nov. 4 general election. (See the reference section below that includes articles published here at oc-breeze.com.)...
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Long Beach Police Department shoulder patch. Courtesy photo.

LBPD awarded grant to fund prevention of traffic-related deaths and injuries

The Long Beach Police Department has been awarded a $400,000 grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) for a year-long program of special enforcements and public awareness efforts to prevent traffic-related death...
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Courtesy photo of Greg Shellenbergar, candidate for the Los Alamitos Unified School District Board of Trustees.

Expanded Candidate statement: Greg Shellenbergar, Los Alamitos Unified School District Board of Trustees

Greg Shellenbergar is running for election to the Board of Trustees of the Los Alamitos Unified School District. Mr. Shellenbergar responded to our invitation to all local candidates to send us a photo and a statement for publi...
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OC Register endorses Deaton, Weir, and Massa-Lavitt for Seal Beach City Council

Historically, an endorsement by the Orange County Register is a huge boost to a candidate in a local election. This year, the effect is muted by the distribution troubles suffered by the Register — and its subscribers. (My ow...
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Seal Beach, Bogart's, Christmas 2011

Bogart’s to host coffee chat with Seal Beach mayor and LAUSD Board candidates

Please join Diana Hill, School Board Member; Dr. Jeff Barke, School Board Member; Meg Cutuli, School Board Member; and me, Seal Beach Mayor Ellery Deaton, for a cup of coffee and good conversation this Wednesday evening at Boga...
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Expanded candidate statement: Diana D. Hill, Los Alamitos Unified School District Board of Trustees

Diana D. Hill is running for re-election to the Board of Trustees of the Los Alamitos Unified School District. Ms. Hill originally responded to our invitation to all local candidates to send us a photo and a statement for publi...
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Dr. Jeffrey I. Barke, candidate for Los Alamitos School Board. Courtesy photo.

Expanded candidate statement: Jeffrey I. Barke, M.D., Los Alamitos Unified School District Board of Trustees

Dr. Jeffrey I. Barke is running for re-election to the Board of Trustees of the Los Alamitos Unified School District. Dr. Barke originally responded to our invitation to all local candidates to send us a photo and a statement f...
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Locked gate at entrance to parking lot of closed Mackay Elementary School in Cypress. Photo by Katie Wiedel.

Cypress Chamber of Commerce Board endorses Measures Q and R

The Cypress Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors has voted to support measures Q and R, the land use zone change measures facing Cypress voters on Nov. 4. These measures will allow the Cypress School District to swap a closed...
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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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