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Weather in northwest Orange County for Monday, March 30, 2015

Posted  March 30, 2015  by  shelley

Today’s weather in northwest Orange County for Monday, March 30, 2015, in Southern California, along the Los Angeles County border: Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Tonight: Patchy fog after 11pm. […]

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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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Orange County Breeze spotlight for September 2014: Fall Makeover — personal, professional home!
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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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Cypress Community Festival adds “A Touch of Polynesia” to its list of entertainment

Let the sea winds carry you across the Pacific to an exotic tropical paradise – and never even leave your seat at the Cypress Community Festival this summer. Rose Cason, director and choreographer of “A Touch of Polynesia,...
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Long Beach Police ask public help in identifying sexual battery suspect

The Long Beach Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance with identifying a person of interest who is wanted for questioning in connection with a sexual battery that occurred last week at a local Signal Hill bus st...
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Unplanned power outages in Orange County as of Saturday, May 17

As of this morning, Southern California Edison is working on the following power outages: Santa Ana, West Signet Cir.: Started at 1:11 a.m. on May 17, caused by equipment problems. Edison is working to restore power to 76 custo...
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California unemployment rate drops to 7.8 percent in April

California’s unemployment rate decreased to 7.8 percent in April, and nonfarm payroll jobs increased by 56,100 during the month for a total gain of 1,303,600 jobs since the recovery began in February 2010, according to data r...
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Today’s weather forecast for Saturday, May 17

Today’s local weather: Sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
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North Orange County Community College District appoints new Vice Chancellor

Chancellor Ned Doffoney today announced the appointment of Dr. W. Cherry Li-Bugg as Vice Chancellor, Educational Services and Technology for the North Orange County Community College District (NOCCCD). Dr. Li-Bugg is an accompl...
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La Palma to present annual Memorial Day Ceremony

The City of La Palma will host its annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 26. A musical interlude featuring students from Walker Junior High School and John F. Kennedy High School will begin at 9:15 a.m., with the Ceremony...
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Video of Rossmoor Community Services District meeting on May 13, 2014

CSMP has just made available a video of the regular meeting of the Rossmoor Community Services District (RCSD) on Tuesday, May 13. Agenda of the May 13, 2014, meeting The full agenda packet is available online at the RCSD websi...
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RHA launches Fifth Annual Fiction-Writing Contest

The Rossmoor Homeowners Association (RHA) is launching its 5th Annual Fiction Writing Contest this year, an event that should bring together our community’s writers and creative thinkers more than ever before. As in years...
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Cypress City Council honors WWII veteran

During the regular meeting of the Cypress City Council on May 12, the Council honored U.S. Navy veteran Gerald M. Seymore. Seymore joined the Navy in 1943 at only 17 years of age, and attended diesel school in Chicago followed ...
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Anaheim to participate in National Candle Lighting Memorial on Saturday, May 17

Honoring our U.S. Military men and women is a priority for the City of Anaheim, and this year the City will participate in the National Candle Lighting Memorial on Saturday, May 17. The candle lighting will take place from 1-2 ...
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Avoid problems by updating beneficiary designations

Like many people, you might not particularly enjoy thinking about your estate plans, but such planning is necessary to make sure your assets go where you want them to go. And it’s just as important to regularly review your pl...
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California Chrome runs the second leg of Triple Crown on Saturday, May 17

The Preakness, the second leg of the Triple Crown, will highlight the simulcasting schedule for the week at Los Alamitos Race Course (LARC). The Preakness will be held on Saturday afternoon at Pimlico in Baltimore. Local supers...
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Long Beach Police will deploy DUI saturation patrols during Pride Parade and Festival

Long Beach Police Department’s DUI Enforcement Team, along with officers from other local law enforcement agencies, will deploy on Sunday, May 18, 2014, to stop and arrest alcohol and drug-impaired drivers in the Department...
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Garden Grove Strawberry Festival to close streets for 5k, parade on Saturday, May 24

Beginning Friday, May 23 through Monday, May 26, the annual Garden Grove Strawberry Festival will take place in the Village Green Park, located at 12732 Main St., where Euclid and Main intersect. During the four-day festival, h...
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Unplanned power outages in Orange County as of Friday, May 16

As of this morning, Southern California Edison is working on the following power outages: Brea, Foothill Ln.: Started at 6:21 p.m. on May 15, caused by extreme heat. Edison is working to restore power to 110 customers. Power is...
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Today’s weather forecast for Friday, May 16: Cooler but still hot

Today’s local weather: Sunny, with a high near 92. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
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