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Johnathan Mendez, a Youth Center member, holds up a vase for appraisal. Courtesy photo.

Los Alamitos Youth Center organizes new antique and collectible events

The Youth Center’s is proud to announce two new events sponsored by Coliseum Antiques. Appraisal Day is scheduled on Saturday April 19 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon. Come to this event to have your valuables professionally appraised...
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Seal Beach supports double amputee’s cross-country ride for veterans

Rob Jones’s journey started back in 2010. He was a Marine Corps combat engineer deployed in Afghanistan when an IED severely injured him, resulting in the amputation of both his legs. After being fitted for prosthetics, J...
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Catch closing sale at the parking lot for @thriftredefined!

This Saturday, Grateful Hearts will be hosting a Parking Lot Closing Sale from 8:00 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. This event will be held in the parking lot for @thriftredefined at 3982 Cerritos Ave. in Los Alamitos. Store open till 3 pm! T...
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Blue Moon Boutique’s charity for April

Blue Moon Boutique supports local charities by donating a certain percentage of proceeds from our monthly sales. For the month of April 2014, Blue Moon will donate a percentage of sales to support the Illumination Foundation. T...
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Precious Life Shelter celebrates 25 years of service

The Cypress Chamber of Commerce presented Precious Life Shelter with a certificate to recognize twenty five years of service to Los Alamitos and its surrounding communities. Precious Life, a 501 (C)3 non-profit, offers support ...
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American Heart Association recognizes Union Bank as Top National Heart Walk Team

The American Heart Association’s (AHA) longtime supporter, Union Bank, N.A, has been named the 2013 Top National Heart Walk Team, making it the third time the bank has earned this distinction. Union Bank was also the Top Nati...
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Check out deals for Easter at Precious Life Thrift & Gift Shop!

Precious Life Thrift & Gift Shop is hosting a one day “NEW” clothes shopping day. Stock up now on adult men, women and kids clothing! Do you need a new outfit for Easter? If so, stop in and fill up your basket w...
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Double-amputee bicylist scheduled to ride through Seal Beach to end at Pendleton

Meet Rob Jones, a Marine Veteran who biked over the Continental Divide in the dead of winter. Rob is on a mission to help others — but what is most remarkable is this cross-country cyclist is missing something that nearly eve...
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Dr. Sherry Kropp, Superintendent of the Los Alamitos Unified School District and official chair of the Youth Center’s Campaign drive. Courtesy photo.

Youth Center 2014 Campaign Kickoff is a blast


The Youth Center’s 2014 Community Support Campaign kicked off with enthusiastic momentum on Tuesday, April 1. Dr. Sherry Kropp, Superintendent of the Los Alamitos Unified School District and official chair of the Youth Center...
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Cypress Club joins national effort to set Guinness World Record for fitness

If you drove by your local Boys & Girls Club last night and saw a mass of kids exercising to a fitness video, you witnessed their attempt to set the world record for Most People Exercising to a Fitness Video within 24 Hours...
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Rotary takes Los Al High students to visit California Court of Appeal

On Friday, April 4, the Rotary Club of Los Alamitos/Seal Beach and students from Los Alamitos High School (LASH) visited the California Court of Appeal — Division Seven in Los Angeles. The students who were selected were most...
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Long Beach Police to host Tip-A-Cop fundraiser for Special Olympics

Tip-A-Cop is a law enforcement fundraising event where officers assist with waiting tables while collecting “tip” donations for Special Olympics Southern California, and LBPD is hoping for the community’s supp...
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Run Seal Beach celebrates 40th Ruby Anniversary

Run Seal Beach is quickly approaching, and you should be getting ready to run! Both the kid’s 1K Fun Run and the 5/10K Run have sold out to the maximum capacity of 6,000 total. “We are thrilled with the community response. ...
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LAEF completes successful spring session of after-school programs

The Los Alamitos Education Foundation’s spring after-school classes are coming to an end, but the enrichment that children have experienced will last a lifetime! Over 450 students participated in 12 types of classes, which al...
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