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Letter to the editor: Jumping the gun on campaign signs in Cypress

Posted September 21, 2014 by shelley

Orange County Breeze received the following letter from Mike Schoppman, a candidate for one of three open seats on the Cypress City Council: We looked up §3.15.110. Standards for specific types of signs in the Cypress Municipal Code (emphasis added): We visited the official website of the Orange County Registrar of voters in order to […]

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City clerks now authorized to marry couples in California

Posted September 20, 2014 by shelley

Yesterday, California Gov. Jerry Brown signed AB 1525 sponsored by Assemblywoman Bonnie Lowenthal (D-Long Beach) titled Marriage: solemnization. According to the official legislative counsel’s digest: The operative word is may in contrast to shall — meaning that the task is not mandated by the State. California’s judiciary overturned Proposition 8 and forced the State of […]

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Principal Erin Kominsky and the mascot for Weaver Elementary School cut the ribbon on the school's new Media Center on Friday, Sept. 19, 2014. Courtesy photo.
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Weaver Elementary cuts ribbon and closes book on facilities modernization

Posted September 19, 2014 by courtesy

On Friday, Sept. 19, Weaver school celebrated the opening of their new Media Center. This celebration was the culmination of two years of modernization. The modernization was made possible through the generous support of Measure K and the Los Alamitos Unified School District. All classrooms received new walls, floors, doors and windows. New technology was […]

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Filly claims victory from last place at Los Alamitos Race Course

Posted September 19, 2014 by courtesy

Making her first start since being claimed for $16,000 Aug. 9 at Del Mar, Rosewhitenblue earned her purchase price – plus $200 – with a last-to-first victory in the $27,250 feature Friday at Los Alamitos. Tagged by trainer Danny Velasquez for the Pinner Family Trust out of a victory going a mile over Polytrack, the […]

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Seal Beach residents to host memorial for pets killed by coyotes

Posted September 19, 2014 by courtesy

Seal Beach Residents will host a memorial for their pets lost to vicious coyotes attacks in the area. The memorial tree will contain pictures of each of the more than 45 pets (the number is growing every day) and will finally put to rest inaccurate reports that only a few animals have been killed. Unfortunately, […]

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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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The location of the new 99 Cent Store on Walker St. in Cypress. Photo by Katie Wiedel.
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99 Cent Store moving into Cypress

Posted September 18, 2014 by Katie

A new 99 Cent Store will be opening in Cypress, moving into the empty location that was once slated to be a Fresh & Easy and currently still wears that chain’s distinctive green paint on the exterior. The City Planning Department confirmed the move even as workers begin to transform the interior to make it […]

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OCSD is trying to identify this woman found disoriented and confused in the city of Mission Viejo. Photo courtesy of the Orange County Sheriff's Department.
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OCSD asks for public’s help in identifying Jane Doe

Posted September 18, 2014 by courtesy

On September 16, 2014, at approximately 12:30 p.m., the pictured female was located at the CitiBank in Mission Viejo, acting confused and disoriented. The female was transported to Mission Hospital and admitted for dehydration under the name Jane Doe. She is described as a female Asian, 45-55 years old, 5’3” tall, around 140 lbs. with […]

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Local students named as 2015 National Merit Scholarship semifinalists

Posted September 10, 2014 by courtesy

Today officials of National Merit Scholarship Corporation announced the names of approximately 16,000 Semifinalists in the 60th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. These academically talented high school seniors have an opportunity to continue in the competition for some 7,600 National Merit Scholarships worth about $33 million that will be offered next spring. To be considered […]

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Traffic signs: stop sign, no roller blades, speed bump ahead. MCS.
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Katella speed limit nudged upward in Los Alamitos

Posted September 9, 2014 by shelley

Every driver headed west towards the 605 along Katella Ave. who hit the city limits of Los Alamitos has said to himself, “ What the…? Thirty-five?” Commuters crawling east from the 605 have sighed in relief after breaking through to the higher limit on the far side. Drivers in either direction during rush hour can […]

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Rossmoor Homeowners Association to host candidate night in October

Posted September 8, 2014 by cehwiedel

The Rossmoor Homeowners Association will host a candidate night on Thursday, Oct. 2 beginning at 7 p.m. at Rush Park, 3001 Blume Dr. in Rossmoor. All the candidates for the following offices have been invited with many already confirmed: 47th Congressional District 34th State Senate District 72nd Assembly District 2nd District Orange County Supervisor Los […]

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