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The UCLA football team at the Rose Bowl. Photo courtesy of UCLA.

UCLA lists 25 enhancements for fans at home games

The Bruins, led by Head Coach Jim Mora, Heisman Trophy candidate Brett Hundley and preseason All-American Myles Jack, embark upon one of the most anticipated seasons at the Rose Bowl in recent memory with games against Memphis ...
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Friday Night Lights opens Fall youth flag football season to Los Alamitos in a big way

The largest one night, one location youth Fall football event in the United States will take place on Friday, Sept. 5, at McAuliffe Middle School in Los Alamitos. This event is opening night of the Fall Season for the Los Alami...
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USC CB Josh Shaw injured saving nephew, sidelined indefintely

On Saturday night, USC senior cornerback Josh Shaw was named a team captain at the annual Salute to Troy dinner. For Shaw, leadership is bigger than how he acts on a football field, and he put that to the ultimate test later th...
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Buena Park Police Association to host memorial golf tournament

The Buena Park Police Association is proud to host its 17th Annual memorial Golf Tournament at the Los Coyotes Country Club located in Buena Park. The purpose of this tournament is to honor two officers slain in the City of Bue...
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Los Alamitos issues updated rules for Laurel Park tennis courts

The tennis courts at Laurel Park are free for community use. New rules and regulations will be implemented during a pilot program allowing residents of Los Alamitos more availability to utilize the facility. Los Alamitos reside...
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California Chrome, winner of the 2014 Kentucky Derby and Preakness. Photo courtesy of Los Alamitos Race Course.

Looking forward to this weekend at Los Alamitos Race Course

California Chrome will top the bill of attractions this coming weekend at Los Alamitos Race Course. Winner of the 2014 Kentucky Derby and Preakness, the copper red Thoroughbred has spent some time recovering from an injury that...
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OC Blues lose to Sacramento Republic FC at Anteater Stadium

The Orange County Blues suffered a 6-1 loss to Northern California rivals Sacramento Republic FC in front of 753 fans at Anteater Stadium. Sacramento Republic clinched a berth in the 2014 USL PRO playoffs after this victory. Sa...
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Bruins headed back to Westwood to prep for season opener at Virginia

The UCLA football team concluded camp at Cal State San Bernardino with a mock game on Saturday, Aug. 16, in front a large crowd on Fan Appreciation Day. The Bruins will now return to campus and continue camp in Westwood. All pr...
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USC Trojan football app now available for iPad

An updated version of PROJECT TROJAN, a free interactive mobile app for iOS and Android devices that gives fans, media and recruits a unique inside look at the 2014 USC football program, is now available for download for the fi...
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Anaheim Fire and the SoCalGas urge youngsters to wear helmets

Anaheim Fire Chief Randy R. Bruegman and Jennifer Vaughn, public affairs manager at Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas), together with local Anaheim children recently gathered to highlight SoCalGas’ $5,000 donation to ...
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Mater Dei and Santa Margarita named as winners of CIF-SS Commissioner’s Cup

The CIF Southern Section is pleased to announce the top ten girls and boys athletic programs in the 23rd Annual Commissioner’s Cup. On the girl’s side, Santa Margarita took top honors by scoring 18 points in the manner of t...
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Anaheim to host USA Volleyball Cup on Wednesday, August 13

Olympic-level volleyball competition is coming to Anaheim this Wednesday, Aug. 13.  The U.S. Men’s National Team will play the Iranian National Team in a 7 p.m. match at the Anaheim Convention Center Arena. Team USA is curr...
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Dining, Arts, and Entertainment for August 2014.

Top Ten Stories for Aug. 3 through Aug. 9

These were the most read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts): Knott’s announces 2014 Scary Farm dates and the return of Elvira Update on shooting on 91 Freeway LA Navy Days to ...
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UCLA Basketball Coach John Wooden, courtesy of Wikimedia.

How you put on your socks is Important

Each of us has two lives: our personal life and our professional life. You know, like the weekend vs. the rest of the week. Some people say you are two different people: the You that is at work—and the You on your personal ti...
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