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Today’s weather for Saturday, October 25

Posted  October 25, 2014  by  courtesy

Today’s local weather: Sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

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Youngsters aged 8 to 17 can fly free with the Young Eagles at WWRE

Posted  October 24, 2014  by  courtesy

Are you between the ages of 8 and 17— and dream of flying? Are you a parent or teacher of such a dreamer? Young dreamers (and a parent!) should be first in line at the entrance gate to Wings, Wheels, Rotors & Expo to fulfill their dream by flying free — yes, at no cost! […]

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Trick or Treat?

Posted  October 16, 2014  by  courtesy

It’s Halloween! In front of you is a huge bag, full of calorie-laden candy. You think, I am strong and I will eat only one piece of candy! Care to make a wager? The last week of October is the beginning of the TRICK OR TREAT TRAP that lasts clear through Jan. 2. One piece […]

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Kid-sized Camp Spooky offers non-scary fun on weekends and Halloween Day

Posted  October 11, 2014  by  courtesy

Weekends in October and on Halloween Day, Knott’s Berry Farm invites you and your family to join in on the Halloween fun in Camp Spooky. This daytime, non-scare celebration, of cheer rather than fear, is the social event of the season with shows, activities, costume contest all geared for kids ages 3-11. Kids can take […]

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Booooooooo!!!

Posted  October 11, 2014  by  Surfwriter Girls

With palm trees rustling in the wind and eerie shadows cast over the ocean, you can feel that Halloween is almost here. SurfWriter Girls Sunny Magdaug and Patti Kishel were curious about “things that go bump in the night” and decided to do some research on Halloween. Originally called “All Hallows Eve,” Halloween dates back […]

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OC Parks invites you to its Halloween Zoo-tacular

Posted  October 11, 2014  by  courtesy

OC Parks is pleased to present the annual Halloween Zoo-tacular at the OC Zoo located inside Irvine Regional Park on Saturday, Oct. 25 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Families are invited to partake in a fun-filled spooky day of activities with the animals of the OC Zoo. At Halloween Zoo-tacular, guests ages 12 and […]

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Shocktoberfest brings screams to Los Alamitos

Posted  October 5, 2014  by  courtesy

Prepare to be scared out of your mind in the Fall festive family fun atmosphere of the inaugural Shocktoberfest brought to you in partnership by the Youth Center and St. Isidore Historical Plaza on Oct. 24, 25, 26, and 31 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Plaza in Los Alamitos. For the first […]

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Denizen of Voodoo Village at Queen Mary's Dark Harbor 2014. Photo by Steve Treretola.
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QM’s Dark Harbor new mazes and monsters ready for their close-up

Posted  October 4, 2014  by  courtesy

The Queen Mary’s Dark Harbor has once again risen from the depths of a rich, haunted history to frighten those who dare through Nov. 2. This year’s Dark Harbor is thrilled to unveil a spectacle of new attractions that include two brand new mazes, the new The Voodoo Village, and an Exclusive Encounter on board […]

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Seal Beach Arts Association visits Los Alamitos

Posted  October 4, 2014  by  shelley

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. The event was a fun way for Print Masters to nudge new and prospective customers to plan ahead for holiday […]

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Participants at the 2013 Cypress Halloween Carnival. Courtesy photo.
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Cypress Halloween Carnival offers fun and scares for families

Posted  October 3, 2014  by  courtesy

The Cypress Recreation and Community Services 35th Annual Halloween Carnival is scheduled for Friday, October 31, at the Cypress Community Center, 5700 Orange Avenue. The event is from 6:00 – 9:00 pm. The carnival is offered as an alternative to Trick-or-Treating and is geared as a family event. The admission for the carnival is $3.00 […]

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Anaheim man sentenced to life for Garden Grove murder

The following information was released by the Orange County District Attorney. An Anaheim man was sentenced today to life in state prison without the possibility of parole for murdering a man by stabbing him during a dispute ov...
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Assemblywoman Quirk-Silva states support for beach fire pits

The following statement was released by Assemblywoman Quirk-Silva (D-CAAD65). Assemblywoman Quirk-Silva represents Cypress and other cities to the north and east. Assemblyman Travis Allen (R-Huntington Beach) represents Seal Be...
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Cypress College Vocal Jazz ensemble participates in Oceanside Jazz Festival

The following information was originally published in @Cypress, the online newsletter of Cypress College. Permission to republish was granted by Marc S. Posner. The Vocal Jazz Ensemble participated in the Oceanside Jazz Festiva...
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Video of State Senator Huff speaking on legislative process

The following information was released by the office of California State Senator Bob Huff (R-CASD29). California Senate District 29 includes the City of Cypress and northeastward. Senator Lou Correa (D) represents Los Alamitos,...
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Free job fair at Anaheim Convention Center on Wednesday, June 19

The following information was released by the City of Anaheim. The 2013 Anaheim/OC Job Fair and Expo, to be held on Wednesday, June 19 at the Anaheim Convention Center, will celebrate its fifth anniversary of offering jobs, job...
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Stanton man sentenced to death for sexual assault, murder, rape

The following information was released by the Orange County District Attorney. A man was sentenced today to receive the death penalty for sexually assaulting and murdering a woman, raping three others, and physically assaulting...
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Seal Beach Classic Car Show to feature three stages with live bands

The 26th Annual Seal Beach Classic Car Show will take place on Saturday April 27, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Show Central Show Central is located on Main Street and Electric Avenue. Be sure to drop by with any questions, comments, ...
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State Assemblyman Travis Allen in the news

California State Assemblyman Travis Allen (R-Huntington Beach) represents Assembly District 72, which includes Seal Beach, Rossmoor and Los Alamitos. Local Assemblyman Travis Allen earned mention in this morning’s Capitol Ale...
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BEA’s estimates that gross domestic product grew in first quarter 2013

The following information was released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis. Real gross domestic product — the output of goods and services produced by labor and property located in the United States — increased at an annual ...
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Today’s weather forecast for Friday, April 26

The following information is courtesy of the National Weather Service. Weather forecast for Friday, April 26: Sunny, with a high near 74. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. More about Orang...
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Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport increased in March 2013

The following information was released by John Wayne Airport. Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport increased in March 2013 as compared to March 2012. In March 2013, the Airport served 771,554 passengers, an increase ...
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California education bill SB 453 defeated in committee

The following information was released by State Senator Bob Huff (R-CA29). Senator Huff represents Cypress locally. Legislation that would have allowed schools to protect their best teachers was defeated by Democrats in the Sen...
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Special topics and screenings at Cypress Senior Center

The following information was released by the City of Cypress. The following programs will be offered at the Cypress Senior Center, which is located at 9031 Grindlay Street, just south of Lincoln Avenue and about a mile west of...
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Cypress School District is ready, safe and prepared

The following information was released by Cypress School District. The School Safety and Emergency Preparedness Department is entrusted by the Board of Trustees and staff with the responsibility to provide well maintained and s...
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Poster for Los Alamitos Art Show 2013.

Portrait Workshop Art Show

The following information was released by the City of Los Alamitos. The local community is invited to view wonderful works of art from students of Los Alamitos Recreation and Community Services Department’s Portrait Work...
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RHA Responds to proposed Cypress truck terminal

The following information was released by Rossmoor Homeowners Association. April 22, 2013 Mr. David Boyer, President Los Alamitos Unified School District Board of Education Dr. Sherry Kropp, Superintendent Los Alamitos Unified ...
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Purple Sage Cypress to host household item drive for Patriots and Paws

The following information was released by Women in Business. On Wednesday, May 8, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Purple Sage Cypress will host a household-item drive to benefit Patriots and Paws. The mission of Patriots and Paws is ...
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Seal Beach announces streets scheduled for resurfacing starting in May

The following information was released by the City of Seal Beach. Arterial & Local Resurfacing Project The City of Seal Beach is pleased to announce the 2013 Arterial & Local Resurfacing Project. On March 25, 2013, the ...
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Today’s weather forecast for Thursday, April 25

The following information is courtesy of the National Weather Service. Weather forecast for Thursday, April 25: A 20 percent chance of showers before 11am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Ligh...
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Quezada named as interim police chief in Anaheim

The following information was released by the City of Anaheim. Anaheim Deputy Police Chief Raul Quezada will assume the duties of Interim Police Chief effective May 17, it was announced today by Anaheim City Manager Bob Wingenr...
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Seal Beach to rework intersection of Seal Beach Blvd. and Golden Rain

The following information was released by the City of Seal Beach. The City of Seal Beach is pleased to announce the Seal Beach Blvd. and Golden Rain Intersection Improvements Project. On November 11, 2012 the City Council award...
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Buena Park Police to take part in National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

The following information was released by the Buena Park Police Department. The Buena Park Police Department is partnering with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to give the public an opportunity to prevent prescri...
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Rep. Lowenthal to hold service academy night on Tuesday, April 30

The following information was released by the office of Congressman Alan Lowenthal (D-CA47). Congressman Alan Lowenthal (D-CA47) invites residents of Congressional District 47 to Service Academy Night on Tuesday, April 30, from...
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RHA paper drive this Saturday, April 27

The following information was released by Rossmoor Homeowners Association (RHA). April showers bring May flowers, so the old saying goes. Help RHA bring showers of cash by bringing your recyclable paper to Rush Park this Saturd...
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