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Spotlight for February 2015

Posted  January 31, 2015  by  shelley

Articles in the Spotlight will appear in the Spotlight section of the homepage and linked below as they are published. (The article list below does not include articles in hand but not yet scheduled for publication.) The Orange County Breeze spotlight for February: 2015 — Pay it Forward! Paying debts of gratitude forward Our February […]

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February Dining, Arts and Entertainment now available!

Posted  January 29, 2015  by  shelley

Our popular monthly Dining, Arts & Entertainment (DARTS) listing is available as a downloadable pdf document. Now the February 2015 DARTS can be downloaded for free! We have detailed January event listings, articles, and display advertisements for local people, venues and events. We encourage you to download the February 2015 DARTS and let us know […]

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Spotlight for January 2015

Posted  January 3, 2015  by  shelley

Articles in the Spotlight will appear in the Spotlight section of the homepage and linked below as they are published. (The article list below does not include articles in hand but not yet scheduled for publication.) The Orange County Breeze spotlight for January: 2015 — a Better Year! Improving on what we already have Our […]

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Spotlight for December 2014

Posted  November 29, 2014  by  shelley

Articles in the Spotlight will appear in the Spotlight section of the homepage and linked below as they are published. (The article list below does not include articles in hand but not yet scheduled for publication.) The Orange County Breeze spotlight for December 2014: Christmas Wishes and Local Shopping Spots! Christmas Wishes You are invited […]

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Spotlight for November 2014

Posted  November 1, 2014  by  shelley

Articles in the Spotlight will appear in the Spotlight section of the homepage and linked below as they are published. (The article list below does not include articles in hand but not yet scheduled for publication.) The Orange County Breeze spotlight for November 2014: Veteran’s Day, Thanksgiving, and shopping locally! Veteran’s Day Sunday Serenades presents […]

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Spotlight for October 2014

Posted  October 2, 2014  by  shelley

Articles in the Spotlight will appear in the Spotlight section of the homepage and linked below as they are published. (The article list below does not include articles in hand but not yet scheduled for publication.) The Orange County Breeze spotlight for October 2014: Wings, Wheels, Rotors & Expo… and Halloween! Wings, Wheels, Rotors and […]

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Announcing our Jobs Board

Posted  September 19, 2014  by  shelley

Staff members here at Orange County Breeze have recently noticed two local business-related news items: Workers and employees mention that they are looking for a new job. Business owners and managers mention that they are looking to fill job openings. This is great news — the job market is finally thawing! We here at Orange […]

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Spotlight for September 2014

Posted  August 31, 2014  by  shelley

Articles in the Spotlight will appear in the Spotlight section of the homepage and linked below as they are published. The Orange County Breeze spotlight for September 2014: Fall Makeover — personal, professional home! Personal makeover On your marks, get set, GO! by Sandra Rodriguez Add anti-oxidants to your diet with Dragon Fruit! by Karen […]

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Spotlight for August 2014

Posted  August 2, 2014  by  shelley

Articles in the Spotlight will appear in the Spotlight section of the homepage and linked below as they are published. Bye-bye, Summer! Museum showcases century of surfing in Huntington Beach by SurfWriter Girls Sunny Magdaug and Patti Kishel How to navigate life transitions by Sandra Rodriguez August Movie Marathon: Last blast of summer by Katie […]

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Spotlight for July 2014

Posted  July 1, 2014  by  shelley

Articles in the Spotlight will appear in the Spotlight section of the homepage and linked below as they are published. The first article will appear later today. Other activities Blue Moon Boutique chooses Sunburst Youth Foundation as its non-profit for the month of July Summer thoroughbred festival opening at Los Alamitos Race Course Take the […]

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Courtroom Diary: The People vs. Steven Matthew LeClaire, Day 4

The matter of The People vs. Steven Matthew LeClaire (Case Number 11ZF0126) continued on Tuesday, July 22, at the Orange County Superior Court Central Justice Center in Santa Ana. LeClaire is accused of two counts of attempted ...
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Today’s weather forecast for Thursday, July 24

Today’s local weather: Sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
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Chevron sale of butterflies to fund research on pediatric brain cancer

Beginning on Monday, July 21, the McKenna Claire Foundation, a non-profit organization striving to spread awareness, increase community involvement and fund research of pediatric brain cancer, continued its partnership with Che...
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Garden Grove Police ask public help in cold case murder from last year

On Sunday, July 28, 2013, at 12:23 a.m., officers of the Garden Grove Police Department responded to a large party with a fight in the 12400 block of Darnell St., in the area of Harbor/Lampson. Upon arrival, officers found a su...
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LULAC efforts reap Ford grant for Anaheim High School

Students at the Independent Learning Center (ILC) at Anaheim High School will again benefit from a $20,000 dropout prevention grant obtained through the efforts of the Anaheim branch of the League of Latin American Citizens (LU...
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Bon Jovi tribute band opens Garden Grove free summer concert series

Relive the 80’s with Wanted, a Bon Jovi tribute band, tomorrow, July 24, at the free Summer Concert Series, sponsored by the Garden Grove Community Foundation. The American rock n’ roll band takes the stage at 6:30 p.m. at ...
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Courtroom Diary: The People vs. Steven Matthew LeClaire, Day 3

The matter of The People vs. Steven Matthew LeClaire (Case Number 11ZF0126) resumed on Monday, July 21, at the Orange County Superior Court Central Justice Center in Santa Ana. LeClaire is accused of two counts of attempted mur...
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Long Beach man dies in possible street-racing accident

On Monday, July 21, 2014, at approximately 10:15 p.m., Long Beach Police responded to the area of Ocean Blvd. and Orizaba Ave. regarding an injury traffic collision, which resulted in the death of a male adult, and serious inju...
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Seal Beach recognizes five volunteers for their support of Police

On July 18, 2014 five members of the Seal Beach Police Department (SBPD) Volunteers in Police Services (VIPS) program were honored at a luncheon hosted by the “RSVP/OneOC” organization. Seal Beach Police Volunteers Ramzi Ma...
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Los Alamitos Medical Center welcomes new CEO

Los Alamitos Medical Center (LAMC) is pleased to announce that Kent Clayton is the hospital’s new chief executive officer. Clayton comes to LAMC with more than twenty years of healthcare experience. He has an impressive track...
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Unplanned power outages in Orange County as of Wednesday, July 23

As of this morning, Southern California Edison is working on the following power outages: Huntington Beach, Sea Witch Ln. and Kamalii Dr.: Started at 7:23  p.m. on July 22. The cause was equipment problems. Edison crews are wo...
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Today’s weather forecast for Wednesday, July 23

Today’s local weather: Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Related articles Seven-day local weather forecast, 01 June through 0...
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Los Alamitos Police blotter, July 7 to July 17

The items shown below are selected from the logs of the Los Alamitos Police Department. No inference of guilt is implied in showing any item. July 7, 2014 Suspicious Occupied Vehicle – 8:57 a.m. – Pine/Rossmoor - Th...
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Discover Mr. T. Rex the Dinosaur on Saturday July 26 at the Cypress Festival

Mr. T. Rex, the Dinosaur, will be at the Cypress Community Festival on Saturday, July 26 at Oak Knoll Park in Cypress, CA. When you get to the Festival, follow the dinosaur footprints to the excavation site. Put on a hat, glove...
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Car-free streets on Sunday, Oct. 12, in Garden Grove

The City of Garden Grove is pleased to announce the official route for its inaugural “Re:Imagine Garden Grove – A Downtown Open Streets Event.” On Sunday, October 12, 2014, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., 2.85-miles of downtown G...
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Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals affirms IRS regulation on ACA

In a not uncommon case of conflicting opinion among Circuit Courts, the U.S. Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals issued an opinion affirming the Interal Revenue Service interpretation of section 36B shortly after the DC Circuit str...
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Huntington Beach Police arrest suspect on outstanding warrants after crash

A Huntington Beach Police detective spotted a subject wanted for various crimes committed in Huntington Beach in the area of Bishop and Brookhurst AVe. in the City of Westminster. Surveillance was conducted on the wanted felon....
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