Howard’s, Southern California’s premier independent Appliance, TV and Mattress retailer, today announced that they have donated the appliances and other home products to outfit the new expansion of Orange County Rescue Mission’s Tustin Veterans Outpost. The retailer is providing full kitchen suites, washing machines, dryers, and TVs. The appliances will
After being in quarantine for over 90 days, World War II Army Air Force Veteran Captain Frank Wendzel celebrated a significant milestone of turning 100 years old this past Sunday, June 14, 2020. Wendzel’s family reached out to the Orange County Veterans Service Office to help collect 100 birthday cards.
Our 10th Annual VA2K has gone virtual. The Wellness Goal On Monday, June 15, we started a month-long challenge to achieve 1,000 minutes of wellness activities. This includes physical activities as well as things that simply improve your mental, emotional, and physical well-being. If you love gardening, journaling, meditating, etc.
U.S. Navy Aviation Electronic’s Mate 2nd Class Vinh Nguyen, from Garden Grove, Calif., checks the recovery, assist, secure and traverse system during pre-flight checks on an MH-60R Sea Hawk, assigned to the “Scorpions” of Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM) 49, on the flight deck of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer
The Department of Defense (DoD) is embarking on the most significant transformation in the history of the U.S. national security space program. Space is now a distinct warfighting domain, demanding enterprise-wide changes to policies, strategies, operations, investments, capabilities, and expertise for a new strategic environment. This strategy identifies how DoD
Congressman Harley Rouda (CA-48) announced 19 coastal Orange County student appointments to United States Service Academies. The selected students were nominated by Rep. Rouda and advanced through the rigorous Service Academy application process. “It was an honor and a privilege to nominate the next generation of leaders to United States
From the time of the US Army’s inception on June 14, 1775 to this day 245 years later, African American soldiers have served with distinction in every major conflict in the nation’s history. The Orange County Black Chamber Education Fund celebrates that proud history this June 14 on the US
The US Army celebrates its 244th birthday on Sunday, June 14, 2020. Happy birthday, Soldier! For those keeping track, the Army was founded the year before the Declaration of Independence was signed by John Hancock… and all those other guys. For 245 years, #USArmy has stood together with America to
Top Ten Stories for May 31 through June 6 included local curfews, street closures, protests, and deployment of the National Guard. Top Ten Stories for May 31 through June 6 the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Garden Grove declares 2-night