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Shoulder patch design courtesy of Long Beach Police Department.

On Thursday, October 1, 2020 at approximately 5:30 p.m., officers were dispatched to the area of Orange Avenue and 20th Street regarding an injury traffic collision. Upon arrival, officers located a 1999 Toyota Solara had collided with several parked vehicles. Long Beach Fire personnel arrived on scene and transported a …continue reading

Gregory T. Winterbottom, who devoted his professional career to championing equal access to transportation services for all, and the Orange County Transportation Authority’s (OCTA) longest-serving board member, died Friday, June 26, at his home in Villa Park. Director Winterbottom, who was 73, is being mourned by friends and colleagues throughout …continue reading

Shoulder patch design courtesy of Long Beach Police Department.

On Tuesday, May 26, 2020, at approximately 11:10 p.m., officers were involved in a pursuit of a vehicle fleeing the scene of a commercial burglary in progress to a licensed marijuana-related business. During the pursuit, the suspect vehicle collided with a pedestrian, resulting in the death of a male adult. …continue reading

The Rossmoor Community Services District (RCSD) is deeply saddened to inform the community of the passing of former Board Member Joel Rattner on April 25, 2020. RCSD Board President Michael Maynard said “Joel brought energy and passion in serving the community of Rossmoor. This is a sad loss for Rossmoor.” …continue reading

Top Ten Stories for April 19 through April 25 included a murder suspect, a guilty please, virtual recreation, and suspension of AB 5. Top Ten Stories for April 19 through April 25 the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Anaheim Police …continue reading

Governor Gavin Newsom today issued the following statement regarding the two COVID-19 related deaths of Riverside County Sheriff’s Deputy Terrell Young and Deputy David Werksman: “The deaths of these two heroes are a very real and painful reminder of the risk these women and men face every single day protecting …continue reading

Every four years we celebrate Leap Year. Eleven families at the Cherese Mari Laulhere BirthCare Center at MemorialCare Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach celebrated Leap Day by welcoming a new little one into their family. Families had mixed reaction of the unique birthday and varying opinions on when …continue reading