Orange County Breeze
News of Northwest Orange County, CA
Southland Credit Union | You Can Join! | Find Out How

Race on the Base | Feb. 28, 2015 | Register Now!



 
 

 
Back row, left to right: Ashley R., Isabella B,, Abby B., Emma M., Brielle M., Olivia M., Chloe A., Kiera H., Maya P., Lillie E., Coach Jack Senske Front row, left to right Shea H., Fiorella B., Claire F., Tory G., Kayla M., Amanda Y., Emily C., and Katherine D., Courtesy photo

St. Hedwig’s girl’s volleyball enjoys stellar season

Coach Jack Senske has led the girl’s volleyball team at St. Hedwig’s Parish Church to a stellar season this year in thier Parochila Athletic League (PAL). The girls won all their regular season PAL games, earning a win-loss...
by shelley
0

 

Subscribe to our daily morning email news update!


 
Logo for Los Alamitos Race Course.

Acceptance remains undefeated in winning King Glorious Stakes at LARC

Heavily-favored Acceptance remained undefeated, passing his first two-turn test with a decisive victory in the $200,000 King Glorious Stakes Sunday at Los Alamitos. Stretched out to a mile after beginning his career with a pair...
by courtesy
0

 

Subscribe to our daily morning email news update!


 
DARTS-cover-art-2014012

Top Ten Stories for Dec. 7 through Dec. 13

These were the most read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts): NASA Super Guppy to stay for a day at Long Beach Airport Cal OES issues statement on the next big rain storm due locally...
by shelley
0

 
 
Logo for Los Alamitos Race Course.

Thoroughbred filly My Fiona wins $200,250 Soviet Problem Stakes Race at LARC

My Fiona has a stakes win at all three of Southern California’s tracks after a hard-fought decision as the 4-5 favorite over Heat the Rocks and four other 2-year-old California bred sired fillies in the $200,250 Soviet Proble...
by courtesy
0

 

 
Tournament of Roses President Richard Chinen and his wife Kim are honored with a poster signed by all the members of the Cypress High School Marching Band, here represented by their drum majors: junior Trilina Mai and seniors Julia Martyn and Nathan Sacamay, accompanied by Band Director James Quirion. Photo by Katie Wiedel.

Oregon to face Florida State at Rose Bowl in new collegiate football playoffs

This year’s Rose Bowl game will be college football’s semi-final playoff game. On Jan. 1, 2015, the Oregon State Ducks, ranked #2 nationally, will play the Florida State Seminoles, ranked #3 this year and last year’s nati...
by shelley
0

 

 
USC Trojans vs. Nebraska Cornhuskers in 2014 Holiday Bowl.

Trojans will try to hustle the Cornhuskers in the Holiday Bowl

No household conflict in this contest — we’ll be rooting for the USC Trojans to take the hide off the Nebraska Cornhuskers on Saturday, Dec. 27. But with the uneven play shown by the Boys from Troy, we won’t be surprised ...
by shelley
0

 

 
UCLA vs. Kansas State in the 2015 Valero Alamo Bowl. Graphic courtesy of UCLA.

UCLA to face K-State in Valero Alamo Bowl on Jan. 2

This will be an interesting face-off — my brother attended UCLA. His son attended K-State. The family lives in the Little Apple — Manhattan, Kansas, home of K-State. Watch while I refrain from asking any of them which team ...
by shelley
0

 
 
Logo for Los Alamitos Race Course.

Pick Six carryover to Sunday Thoroughbred races at LARC

There will be a double Pick Six carryover of $115,759 when racing resumes Sunday at Los Alamitos, the final day of the first week of the Winter thoroughbred meet. The carryover was triggered when Puerto Williams, one of four en...
by courtesy
0

 

 
Pictured from Left to Right: Mary Tran, Sarah Smith, Sabrina Nguyen, Mayor Pro Tem Rob Johnson, Alex Kouns, Mindy Dwyer, Kevin Dwyer, and Dr. Denise Eckman. Courtesy photo.

Scholarships awarded to AYSO VIP buddies

On Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, Cypress Mayor Pro Tem Rob Johnson joined the AYSO VIP Program in a ceremony to recognize its volunteers and award four scholarships to high school students who serve as buddies to the special needs s...
by courtesy
0

 
 
Two young boys Tyler, 9, and his 10-year-old friend Mickey, just want a place to ride their motocross bikes - it's their Christmas wish. Photo courtesy of Loreen Berlin.

Christmas Wish: help Santa find a location for a Motocross track

Is “Santa’s helper” going to fulfill children’s wishes for a Motocross track? Dave Morse, a Garden Grove resident, who helps Santa each year in the City of Stanton, said he feels bad because he was hopin...
by courtesy
1

 

 
Daytime Thoroughbred racing at Los Alamitos Race Course.

Thoroughbreds return for daytime racing at Los Alamitos Race Course

Daytime Thoroughbred racing returns to Los Alamitos Race Course with opening day set for Thursday, December 4. Live daytime racing will be held on a Thursday through Sunday basis through December 21. First post time will always...
by courtesy
 

 
 
Bob Baffert, inducted into the National Museum of Racing Hall of Fame in 2009 as a trainer of eleven champion quarter horses. Photo courtesy of Los Alamitos Race Course.

Trainer Bob Baffert to saddle three horses in LARC Winter thoroughbred meet

Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert has three of the dozen nominees to the $200,000 Bayakoa Stakes. Open to fillies and mares 3-year-olds and up, the Grade II Bayakoa is the first of two stakes that will be run opening weekend of ...
by courtesy
 

 

 
UCLA football logo

UCLA falls to Stanford

So Stanford beat UCLA, but Stanford was beaten by USC earlier in the year. Does that make USC better than UCLA… which beat USC last week? Not by win-loss count — UCLA has only 3 losses this year, and USC has 4 (one against ...
by shelley
 

 
 
USC-Football

No deathbed redemption for Notre Dame against USC

The USC Trojans showed up for the entire game yesterday — much to the dismay of Notre Dame’s Fighting Irish. Even in his first year as head coach, Steve Sarkisian must be grateful that his players managed not to lose to bot...
by shelley