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Fall sales abound at Precious Life Thrift & Gift Shop

Precious Life Thrift & Gift Shop is holding a $7 Bag Sale-clothes only! Stop in on Thursday, October 16 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. – we supply the bag! Summer is but a memory and fall has come marching in. What better ti...
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Rotary Club to celebrate Golden Anniversary

The Rotary Club of Los Alamitos/Seal Beach will celebrate its 50th anniversary on Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, at Spaghettini Jazz Club. The reception will begin at 5:30 p.m. and dinner will be at 6 p.m. Tickets are $50 per person; ...
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Pictured left to right are Youth Center after school children Nathan Gonzalez, Abraham Macias, Gregory Wong, and Pearson Sapiga enjoying the new dual hooped indoor basketball game that was purchased thanks to a grant from the Run Seal Beach committee. Photo courtesy of The Youth Center.

Youth Center thanks Run Seal Beach for its new sports equipment

More than a hundred kids at the Youth Center’s after school program in Los Alamitos are now enjoying new indoor/outdoor sports equipment thanks to a $2,900 grant from the Run Seal Beach committee. New indoor equipment include...
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Get a jump on holiday shopping at Precious Life

Plenty of back-to-school items are still available at Precious Life Thrift & Gift Shop, and it’s not too early to think Halloween & Christmas shopping! The 2nd Saturday Blow-Out Sale will be held on Saturday, Octo...
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Long Beach Symphony Association renews executive director’s contract

The Long Beach Symphony Association’s Board of Directors announced today they voted to renew Executive Director Kelly Ruggirello’s contract through the 2016-2017 season. Viewed as a reward for her performance over the past ...
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Esther Kenyon and Carl Stewart at Print Masters in Los Alamitos.

Seal Beach Arts Association visits Los Alamitos

Esther Kenyon, the dynamo powering the new Seal Beach Community Performing Arts Association (SBCPA), visited Nesi and Carl Stewart in Los Alamitos for Print Masters’ Christmas in December — An Affair to Remember last month....
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Help Grateful Hearts honor military with donations of food and time

As we are quickly approaching the Holiday Season, Grateful Hearts is in DIRE need of Canned, Boxed and packaged foods. Please join us in feeding an extra hundred or so military families (in addition to our ever growing client l...
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Kids can enjoy a night out at The Youth Center

Parents enjoy an evening out while The Youth Center entertains the kids every third Friday of the month, with the next Kid’s Night Out on Oct. 17 from 6 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. at the Youth Center in Los Alamitos. Kids ages 5 to 1...
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Boys & Girls Club of Cypress a finalist for the S.T.R.I.V.E. Award

The S.T.R.I.V.E. Award is presented by the National Council of Youth Sports for organizations that implement and embrace a “kids first” approach, by promoting responsible health and safety within their organization....
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Los Alamitos Museum now open three days a week

The Los Alamitos Museum is happy to announce that a select number of people offering their time and services are allowing the Museum to open their doors for an extra day each week. You can now tour this local landmark on Sunday...
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Conversations in Place continues October 19 with “Rethinking Urban Nature”

D.J. Waldie said, “When culture becomes the environment – when the urban is everywhere new questions need to be asked about the food we eat, the water we drink, the air we breathe, and the landscape on which we stand.” Th...
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Transylvania Quartermania to raise funds for Soroptimists

Soroptimists of Cypress invites the public to join them in Transylvania Quartermania on Sunday, Oct. 19, from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Cypress Community Center, 5700 Orange Ave. in Cypress. Quartermania is a cross between an...
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Pat O’Neil, Matt Treanor, Misty May Treanor, Joe Lopez and Ed Ratleff. Courtesy photo.

Precious Life Shelter thanks golf tournament supporters and donors

Precious Life Shelter wishes to thank our supporters and donors for joining with us to make a gift of time and donations to make our Annual “Tee Off for the Heart” Golf Tournament a success. We also would like to thank our ...
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Cottonwood Runners training to raise money for Grateful Hearts

Cottonwood Runners are at it again! For the second year in a row, they have been meeting every Saturday for the last 14 weeks to train for the Long Beach Marathon. This year’s team consists of 275 members; some walkers, s...
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