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Support shelter animals at SBACC’s Wag ‘n’ Walk

Going for a walk? Walk your canine pal through Seal Beach to benefit shelter animals. Seal Beach Animal Care Center’s 19th Annual Wag ‘n’ Walk will be held on Saturday, September 27, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at t...
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Casa Youth Shelter to host summer sale

Casa Youth Shelter, located at 10911 Reagan St. in Los Alamitos, invites you to shop our Summer Sale on Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, beginning at 7 a.m. and lasting till noon. Please bring your family and friends and shop for furni...
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Listen to Mariachi Divas under the stars at St. Isidore Historical Plaza

St. Isidore Historical Plaza presents “Mariachi Under the Stars” featuring Mariachi Divas in Concert on Saturday August 23, 2014! The cost per person includes dinner. Dinner will be served from 5:30pm – 6:30pm. The Concer...
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PLS Thrift and Gift Shop to hold Dollar Day Sale on Thursday, July 31

Break out your pennies, nickels, dimes, and quarters — Precious Life Shelter Thrift and Gift Shop will hold a Dollar Day Sale on Thursday, July 31, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. See how far your dollars can stretch! Note: this sale ...
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Cypress City Manager Peter Grant dunks Police Chief Jackie Gomez-Whiteley as part of the Ice Water Challenge to raise money for the Officer Down Memorial Page. Photo by Katie Wiedel.

Cypress Police Chief completes Ice Water Challenge to raise money for Officer Down Memorial Page

Cypress Police Chief Jackie Gomez-Whiteley was challenged by her colleague, Fullerton Chief of Police Dan Hughes, to undertake the Officer Down Memorial Page (ODMP) Ice Water Challenge, to honor the more than 60 California poli...
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Seal Beach Police Chief Joe Stilonovich with members of the board of the newly launched Seal Beach Police Foundation. Photo by C.E.H. Wiedel.

Seal Beach Police Foundation launches

For several years, a slowly simmering pot of community service and a heart of need has been beating. As of today, Monday, July 21, the collaboration and pre-work has been done to announce the newly formed Seal Beach Police Foun...
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Cypress community supports summer scholarships at Boys and Girls Club

This summer the Boys & Girls Club of Cypress reached out to the local community to ask for financial support of summer scholarships to provide services for families facing financial hardship. The Cypress community responded...
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Join Seal Beach Police at Macaroni Grill to raise money for CHOC

On behalf of the Seal Beach Police Department, please join us on Thursday, July 31, 2014, from 4 p.m. to 9 o.m. at Macaroni Grill, 12380 Seal Beach Blvd. in Seal Beach, for a fun-filled evening where your police officers and st...
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Food Finder accepts $50K funding from United Way on behalf of Waste Not OC Coalition Pilot

Food Finders, a Signal Hill-based food rescue organization, was recently the recipient of a check for $50K on behalf of Waste Not OC Coalition dedicated to ending hunger in Orange County. Since launching the Anaheim/Orange pilo...
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Get the Early Bird Special price at Ranch Roundup before August 1st and save!

Everybody is talking about Ranch Roundup at Rancho Los Alamitos. Whoop it up for kids and raise big bucks for the educational programs and activities at the Rancho! The fun goes all night with casino games, the Texas Hold ‘em...
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Chevron sale of butterflies to fund research on pediatric brain cancer

Beginning on Monday, July 21, the McKenna Claire Foundation, a non-profit organization striving to spread awareness, increase community involvement and fund research of pediatric brain cancer, continued its partnership with Che...
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LAEF’s Enrichment Institute succeeds in keeping kids learning over summer break

LAEF’s Summer Enrichment Institute ends on Friday, July 25, but everything students have learned and experienced will last a lifetime! The Los Alamitos Education Foundation (LAEF) is proud to have provided 54 classes this sum...
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Rotary Club of Los Alamitos/ Seal Beach supports Eagle Scout project

Michael Williamson, Rossmoor resident and senior at Los Alamitos High School recently completed his Eagle Scout Project by purchasing a bicycle rack for $400, which he raised. Michael organized a group of Scouts from his troop ...
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Finalists named for Orange County’s Cox Conserves Heroes program

Cox Communications and The Trust for Public Land announced Evan Brown, Frank Capalupo and George Sutherland as the 2014 finalists for Orange County’s Cox Conserves Heroes program, which recognizes volunteers for creating,...
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