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Scholarship Luncheon Committee Chairwoman Susan Short, Scholarship Recipients Michael Parsons, Rachel Wahhab, Ashley Girard and Rossmoor-Los Alamitos Republican Women Federated President Margene Walz

Republican Women award scholarships

Three local high students were the guests of honor at the Rossmoor-Los Alamitos Republican Women Federated Friendship & Flowers Scholarship Luncheon on June 7 at the Courtyard by Marriott. They each received a $1,000 schola...
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Garden Grove free 2014 Concert Series begins July 10

This year’s free Summer Concert Series, brought to you by the Garden Grove Community Foundation, will kick off on Thursday, July 10, at Eastgate Park, located at 12001 St. Mark Street, starting at 5:30 p.m. A total of six con...
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Shown left to right are Catherine Youngerman Hernandez (seated); Julie Jordan, Vice President Ways & Means (standing); Cleo Heinlein; Jeannette James, Assistant Treasurer; Judith Murphy, Vice President Programs; Michelle Hohmann, President; Carolyn Coates, Secretary; Robin Goeckner, two-year Delegate; Cindy Latsch, Treasurer; Jamie Krakowski; Sally Brayton; Donna Kastner; Linda Sunley (seated). Not pictured: Valeri Peters Wagner, Growth & Development. Courtesy photo.

Cypress Soroptimists install new board

On June 25, 2014 the 2014–2015 Soroptimist International of Cypress Board Members were installed to their new offices at the Courtyard by Marriott in Cypress. Soroptimist International is a global volunteer organization worki...
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Looking towards the picnic shelter from the Veteran's Memorial at Veteran's Park in Cypress. Photo by Katie Wiedel.

Summer picnic welcoming current and prospective members of Woman’s Club of Cypress

The Woman’s Club of Cypress (WCC) will be holding a summer picnic for members and prospective members on Wednesday, July 9 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Veterans Park (Denni St. and Ball Rd.). The lively event offers the public a...
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Local artists help raise money for St. Isidore at meet-and-greet wine-tasting fundraiser

The third annual “Meet & Greet Local Artist and Wine Tasting” fundraiser that took place Saturday, June 14, was a delightful afternoon enjoyed by all. St. Isidore Historical Plaza was festive with patio umbrella...
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Rotary President Todd Mattern "receives the gavel" from Jim Oliver. Courtesy photo.

Los Alamitos/Seal Beach Rotary welcomes new board

The Rotary Club of Los Alamitos/Seal Beach held its Annual Demotion Night Dinner on Tuesday, June 24, at Old Ranch Country Club. Outgoing President Jim Oliver “passed the gavel” to Incoming President and Los Alamito...
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SBTV-3 receives grant from Director Elizabeth Kane. Courtesy photo.

Run Seal Beach awards grants to local programs and organizations

For four decades, people have been running, walking and focusing on the Seal Beach community every April for the annual 5K/10K and for the last few years, the 1K kids fun run. This year, Run Seal Beach has once again produced a...
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Precious Life Thrift & Gift holding end-of-June sale

Precious Life Shelter Thrift & Gift Shop will be holding a $1 Day Sale on Thursday, June 26, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.! Come early for the best bargains of the month! (This sale excludes Jewelry, “Classy” Clothes ...
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Non-profit OCCTAC presents Latin American Harp Festival in Santa Ana

From June 25 through June 28, 2014, Orange County Children’s Therapeutic Arts Center will present the Latin American Harp Festival and Concert in Santa Ana. As part of the Festival, master harpists from México, Paraguay, and...
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Support Precious Life Shelter at Thrift & Gift Shop’s $7 Bag Sale

Come check out Precious Life Thrift & Gift Shop’s $7 Bag Sale! This event will be held on Thursday, June 19, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Each bag of clothing costs only $7! (The sale does not include “Classy” C...
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Cypress Police Honor Guard enters during colors ceremony at the Fourth Annual Cypress Police Appreciation Luncheon in 2014. Photo by C.E.H. Wiedel.

Cypress Police Appreciation Luncheon 2014 fills Community Center

Those attending the recent 2014 Cypress Police Appreciation Luncheon filled the large auditorium at the Cypress Auditorium from wall to wall, from hallway entrances to raised podium. Any more successful, and the event will need...
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Andy Street Community Association and Jazz Angels celebrate collaboration with Andy Street Jazz Parade

The Andy Street Community Association (ASCA) has developed a program in collaboration with the Long Beach-based Jazz Angels to introduce music to the youth of Andy Street and other North Long Beach communities. This collaborati...
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Pick up gifts for Father’s Day at Precious Life’s Blow Out Sale

Come check out Precious Life Thrift & Gift Shop’s Blow-Out Sale! There will be 50% off all clothes on Saturday, June 14, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.! It’s a perfect day to pick up a bargain for the man in your life ...
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Shown left to right are Joyce Grohmann, Karen Lundblad, Veena Narain, and Sue Fardette of the Woman’s Club of Cypress. Courtesy photo.

Woman’s Club Orange District recognizes Sue Fardette for scholarship work

Woman’s Club of Cypress Education Service Program Chairwoman Sue Fardette won first place for her work in promoting student scholarships as well as for assisting fellow member Maria Sterk with various Cypress Library projects...
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