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April gardening tips from Agromin: spring and gardens go together

April is the first full month of spring and it is the time when garden planting kicks into high gear. Plant smart now for months of beautiful flowers and a bounty of vegetables, say experts at Agromin, an Oxnard-based manufactu...
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Teach your dog new tricks with Canine Games Agility Course

The following information was released by Los Alamitos Recreation and Community Services. Looking for fun, exercise and quality time to spend with your canine companion? Check out “Canine Games Agility Course,” a new class ...
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Learn about growing fresh herbs for your kitchen!

The following information was released by Rancho Los Alamitos. Rancho Los Alamitos proudly presents a Culinary Herb Garden Workshop! On Saturday morning, March 22, Chef Debbi Dubbs will help you create your own take-home start-...
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Overwatering is out! Water conservation is in

The following information was released by the City of Cypress. On January 17, 2014, Governor Brown officially declared a drought emergency in the State of California amidst declining reservoir levels and historically low amount...
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California drought: Home gardening tips

The following information was released by Agromin. With a dry January in Southern California and very little rain forecasted for the remaining winter months, gardeners can take steps now to ensure their gardens receive enough w...
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Pet Tails: Love me, love my pet

According to a Chinese proverb, dogs have many friends because they wag their tails, not their tongues. When talking about pets that are treated with love and respect, famed Dog Whisperer Cesar Millan has often said that “dog...
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Lovable Labs keep their top spot on list of favorite dog breeds

The following information was released by the American Kennel Club. Local owners of Dachshunds (#10 on this year’s list) will want to watch for this year’s running of the Wiener Nationals at Los Alamitos Race Course, benefi...
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Orchid Paradise to blossom in Westminster

The following information was released by Westminster Mall. The Newport Harbor Orchid Society (NHOS) will host its 13th annual orchid expo, this year themed “Orchid Paradise,” at the Westminster Mall, on Feb. 7 to 9, 2014. ...
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Pet Tails: Hug your pet for health and well-being

The following article was contributed by Robin Itzler and her husband Larry own Royal Care Pet Sitting, top notch pet sitting services since 1998. If you want to share your own pet experience, discuss a pet-related problem, or ...
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Anaheim-based BECCA Swim supports Best Friends Animal Society

The following information was released by BECCA. A swimwear company known for its eye-catching designs and styles to flatter every body type believes that dogs and cats of every kind, purebred or mixed breed, deserve to be in a...
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Specimen olive trees replace awkward parking in front of new Spin! Neapolitan Pizza

Back when Shakey’s (and then Train Wreck Pizza) occupied the building at 11122 Los Alamitos Blvd. (right next door to Orange County Breeze World Headquarters), awkward parking took up the space between the front of the buildi...
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Pet Expo scheduled for Long Beach on Saturday, Feb. 1

The following information was released by Amazing Pet Expos. The second annual Southern California Pet Expo is just around the corner! From 10am to 6pm on Saturday, February 1, 2014, attendees can once again enjoy spending a fu...
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Lily’s Eye on Real Estate: Positive and promising!

The following article was submitted by Lily Ramirez of RE/Max Tiffany Real Estate. The housing market has improved in 2013 The California Association of Realtors (CAR) expects that trend to continue. Signs point to strong deman...
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January is prep time for Southern California gardeners

The following information was released by Agromin. January in Southern California is a time to keep landscapes looking lush while preparing for the spring growing season, say experts at Agromin, an Oxnard-based manufacturer of ...
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