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Precious Life Thrift & Gift holding end-of-summer sale

Stop in at Precious Life Thrift & Gift Shop for your end-of-summer and back-to-school shopping! You’ll find discounts of 50% off all clothing on Thursday, August 14, 2014, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Visit our shop and di...
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Members of the Woman's Club of Cypress on the steps outside the venue for the Orange District meeting on August 6, 2014. Courtesy photo.

Cypress Woman’s Club hosts annual District meeting in Orange

On Aug.6, the Woman’s Club of Cypress was host for the annual summer district meeting in Orange. Bringing together 19 clubs, Cypress City Councilwoman Mariellen Yarc, who is also past president of the Woman’s Club of Cypres...
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Anaheim Mayor Tom Tait to join Los Angeles Mayor Garcetti at LA River clean-up

This past May, Anaheim Mayor Tom Tait and Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti agreed to a friendly wager during the National Hockey League post-season when the Anaheim Ducks and Los Angeles Kings squared off against each other duri...
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Los Alamitos Police Officer Justine Kim and Los Alamitos Police Chief Todd Mattern. Photo courtesy of Los Alamitos/Seal Beach Rotary.

Los Alamitos Police Officer Justine Kim speaks to Rotary Club

The Rotary Club of Los Alamitos/Seal Beach was pleased to have Officer Justine Kim of the Los Alamitos Police Department speak to the club on Tuesday, August 5. Officer Kim discussed her cultural background, experiences growing...
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Stop in at Precious Life Thrift & Gift for $7 Bag Sale!

Precious Life Thrift & Gift Shop will be holding its 2nd Saturday Blow-Out Sale on Saturday, August 9, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Summers coming to end and back to school is fast approaching. Stop in and check out what ba...
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Volunteers from Bundles of Books and Summer Harvest at The Youth Center in Los Alamitos. Courtesy photo.

Summer Harvest and Bundles of Books team up to help families this summer

Two local non-profits, Summer Harvest and Bundles of Books, teamed up this summer to support local families in need in Los Alamitos and Cypress. Founder Amy Payne of Summer Harvest and Founder Charmaine Alvarado of Bundles of B...
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Seal Beach Lions Fish Fry 2013. Courtesy photo.

Local Patch news site publishes slanderous description of Lions Fish Fry

An unkind and inaccurate post about the Seal Beach Lions Fish Fry is an example of why every single article and comment here at Orange County Breeze is moderated. We expect our writers and commenters to be polite and accurate, ...
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Youth Center volunteers create a unique and exclusive event – Wine & Paint

Hundreds of volunteers come to the Youth Center every year and selflessly give their time and talents. Some come for an hour, others a day. In the more rare cases, these giving individuals go above and far beyond anything that ...
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23rd Annual Rotary Fishing Derby to be held on Saturday, Aug. 23 [Updated]

On Saturday, Aug. 23, youngsters and families are invited to participate in the 23rd Annual Rotary Fishing Derby on the Seal Beach Municipal Pier. Anglers aged 15 and under will compete for free while enjoying free refreshments...
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Summer members Andrew O., Makaela L, and Gabrielle H. enjoying popsicles at the Boys & Girls Club of Cypress. Courtesy photo.

Update on fundraising for summer scholarships for Cypress Boys and Girls Club

The Boys & Girls Club of Cypress would like to thank everyone who has contributed to its summer scholarship fundraising effort this year. With the support of community donors, the Club has raised $3,450 to provide a safe an...
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The excited second grade group poses with judges, Terissa Ha, Yvonne Hendrickson, and Stacy Berry after their talent show win. Courtesy photo.

Second graders win annual summer talent show

On Thursday, July 31, the Boys & Girls Club of Cypress hosted its annual summer talent show. Over 200 Club members participated in the show and showed off their talents and hard work. Throughout the week, each grade level g...
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Long Beach Alliance for Children with Asthma granted $70,000 by HCBF

The Long Beach Alliance for Children with Asthma, a community coalition organized under the institutional umbrella of Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach, was awarded a $70,000 grant from the Harbor Communi...
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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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