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Hometown favorite California Chrome takes second in Dubai Cup

According to the Sacramento Bee, hometown favorite California Chrome, stabled and trained at Los Alamitos Race Course, came in second today to Prince Bishop in the Dubai Cup. Update According to the Dubai World Cup website: &nb...
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Gatorade's 2015 HS Girl’s Basketball National Player of the Year, Katie Lous Samuelson of Mater Dei. Courtesy photo.

Mater Dei hoopster Samuelson honored as 2014 Gatorade National Girls Basketball Player of the Year

In its 30th year of honoring the nation’s best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company, in collaboration with USA TODAY High School Sports, today announced Katie Lou Samuelson of Mater Dei High School as its 2014-15 Gatora...
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Bavaria-based Erdinger signs as beer sponsor of US Bank OC Marathon

The U.S. Bank OC Marathon is pleased to welcome Erdinger Non-Alcoholic as the exclusive beer sponsor of the 2015 U.S. Bank OC Marathon, half marathon and Wahoo’s OC 5k taking place May 1-3. The Bavaria-based brewer with a glo...
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A triathlete rounds the corner at the east end of Constitution Ave. on Joint Forces Training Base Los Alamitos in the bicycling portion of the reverse triathlon. She will head north to the transition area across Shiloh Ave. from the Veterans Center near the front gate at the south end of Lexington Dr. After parking her bike, she’ll walk to the USA Water Polo National Training Center pool for the final portion of the triathlon. In the background are three cadets from Sunburst Youth ChalleNGe Academy, one of the tenants at the JFTB. Photo by C.E.H. Wiedel.

Families, friends finish strong at Race on the Base

On Saturday, Feb. 28 around 4,500 walkers, runners and triathletes converged at the 34th annual Race on the Base Event at the Joint Forces Training Base in Los Alamitos. The event opens up the Base to the public for a 5K, 10K, ...
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Cypress Chamber of Commerce Golf Classic Corporate Challenge | May 13, 2015 | 714-827-2430

Cypress Chamber invites all to 2015 Golf Classic Corporate Challenge

The Cypress Chamber of Commerce invites everyone to sign up for its annual Golf Classic Corporate Challenge on May 13, 2015. Held at the Navy Golf Course, proceeds of the golf tournament will benefit the Chamber and local chari...
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Laura Bleijenberg, owner of On the Ball Fitness, 4107 Ball Rd. in Cypress, strikes a pose on behalf of all the vendors at the Vendor Expo at the 2015 Southland Credit Union Race on the Base. Photo by C.E.H. Wiedel.

Packet pick-up day today, on your mark tomorrow morning at Race on the Base!

Today was packet pick-up day for the 2015 Southland Credit Union Race on the Base, managed by Run Racing for the City of Los Alamitos. Vendors set up their booths in the Vendor Expo between 9:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. in time for ...
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Anaheim Fire and Rescue to climb 69 floors in the fight against leukemia

69 flights | 1,311 steps | 788 feet of vertical elevation On Sunday March 8, a team of twelve Anaheim Firefighters will climb the Columbia Center Tower – all 69 floors in full turnouts and breathing equipment to raise fun...
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Anaheim PD to work Tip-A-Cop for Special Olympics

Please join the Anaheim Police Department on Thursday, March 12, 2015, from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., at Bubba Gump Shrimp Company, located at the GardenWalk, 321 W. Katella Ave. in Anaheim, as the Department hosts a Tip-A-Cop event, ...
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We hope to see you at the Race on the Base!

Friday is packet pick-up day and the opening day of the vendor expo at the 2015 Southland Credit Union Race on the Base. As a proud sponsor of Race on the Base, Orange County Breeze will participate in the vendor expo. Please s...
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CIFSS Commissioner comments on women in sports

February is designated each year as National Women in Sports Month. This initiative period exists to acknowledge and recognize current sports achievements, the positive influence of sports participation and the continuing need ...
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Boys & Girls Club of Cypress soccer team members Myles V., Jack H., Grant R., Brennan T., Cameron S., Logan K., Hayden R., Joseph T., Neil J., Kurt F., Kenny M., Erik F., Arman M. and Royce R. pose with Coach Sam Macdonald. Photo courtesy of Boys & Girls Club of Cypress.

Soccer season ends with field trip for Boys and Girls Club of Cypress members

The Boys & Girls Club of Cypress just completed a great soccer season at both the Main Clubhouse on Moody St. and the Club King program at King Elementary School. Coed team members of all ages at both sites practiced twice ...
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Register now for Race on the Base, or race for free when you join Southland Credit Union

The Southland Credit Union Annual Los Alamitos Race on the Base is all set to take place on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015. Earn a free Los Alamitos Race on the Base race registration for 1K/5K/10K events or 50% off the Reverse Triath...
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Entrance to the pool at Los Alamitos Joint Forces Training Base. Photo by C.E.H. Wiedel.

Alamitos Oral Surgery signs on as “Official Recreation Swim Partner” at USA Water Polo National Training Center

The City of Los Alamitos is pleased to announce that Alamitos Oral Surgery has signed on as the “Official Recreation Swim Partner” at the USA Water Polo National Training Center. The facility is home to a number of events s...
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Coaches take photos of students with their families on Signing Day at Cypress High School. Photo by C.E.H. Wiedel.

Signing Day at Cypress High sees eight student athletes commit

Parents and coaches were afforded ample opportunity to photograph both before, during and after eight student athletes signed commitment papers in the Medial Center at Cypress High School on Wednesday, Feb. 4. Attention was foc...
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