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Belmont Shore Business Association warns of new business scam

Posted March 5, 2015 by courtesy

A new scam involving fraudulent billing invoices has been sent to businesses in Northern California. Apparently, they have come to Southern California. The Belmont Athletic Club in Belmont Shore received an an invoice from RMZ Fire Safety out of Claremont for “Annual State Required fire safety equipment inspection” in the amount of $413.11. Please be […]

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Uber, Lyft and their ilk approved to offer ridesharing at John Wayne Airport

Posted March 4, 2015 by courtesy

The Orange County Board of Supervisors approved an operating permit that will allow Transportation Network Companies (TNCs), which include ridesharing services such as Uber and Lyft, to begin serving John Wayne Airport. Under regulations set by the California Public Utilities Commission, TNCs may not operate at airports unless specifically authorized by the airport authority. Board […]

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JWA Deputy Director to update Chamber members at Cypress networking breakfast

Posted March 4, 2015 by courtesy

Courtney Wiercioch, Deputy Airport Director at John Wayne Airport, will be the guest speaker at the Cypress Chamber of Commerce Networking Breakfast March 10 at the Residence Inn by Marriott (4931 Katella Ave., Los Alamitos) at 7:30 a.m. Ms. Wiercioch handles public affairs for the airport, the 39th busiest commercial passenger airport and 36th busiest […]

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Cypress Chamber invites all to 2015 Golf Classic Corporate Challenge

Posted March 3, 2015 by shelley

The Cypress Chamber of Commerce invites everyone to sign up for its annual Golf Classic Corporate Challenge on May 13, 2015. Held at the Navy Golf Course, proceeds of the golf tournament will benefit the Chamber and local charities. Swing into Spring with the Cypress Chamber for a day of fun! The corporate challenge format […]

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March Dining, Arts and Entertainment now available!

Posted February 25, 2015 by shelley

Our popular monthly Dining, Arts & Entertainment (DARTS) listing is available as a downloadable pdf document. Now the March 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 March 2015 DARTS and let us know […]

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Albertsons shopping center on the northeast corner of Valley View St. and Lincoln Ave. in Buena Park. Photo by C.E.H. Wiedel.
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Ban of plastic grocery bags suspended after repeal measure qualifies

Posted February 24, 2015 by courtesy

After a signature check conducted by California county registrars, Secretary of State Alex Padilla today announced the qualification of a ballot measure to repeal Senate Bill 270, legislation passed in 2014 to ban plastic retail bags and allow grocers to charge – and keep – 10 cents for each paper and thicker plastic bag provided […]

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A tiny bite of delicious perfection served at Coconut Rabbit in Los Alamitos. Photo by C.E.H. Wiedel.
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Coconut Rabbit rates as a Westways “top pick”

Posted February 22, 2015 by shelley

In August 2013, Los Alamitos welcomed Coconut Rabbit Thai Bistro. Now the Southern California Auto Club — which opened an office in Rossmoor recently — has picked the easily-overlooked but never-forgotten-once-visited Bistro as one of their “top picks for great fare at affordable prices.” The Bistro is on the ground floor of a two-story shopping […]

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A tow truck removes two vehicles after a collision at the intersection of Moody and Orange in Cypress. Photo by J.L. Wiedel.
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Power outage in Cypress

Posted February 22, 2015 by shelley

The power went out this afternoon in northwest Cypress, taking out a satellite office of Orange County Breeze. (The power also went out earlier in the day, during 8 a.m. Mass at St. Irenaeus — power came back just before Communion.) The outage, so far, never appeared on the outage map for Southern California Edison. […]

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2015 LAEF King of Hearts Tom Lent and Queen of Hearts Tina Heeren. Courtesy photo.
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Tom Lent and Tina Heeren crowned as 2015 LAEF King and Queen of Hearts

Posted February 21, 2015 by cehwiedel

The Los Alamitos Education Foundation (LAEF) crowned the King and Queen of Hearts on Feb. 20 at The Grand in Long Beach. The Queen of Hearts is Los Alamitos High School counselor Tina Heeren and the King of Hearts is Tom Lent of Southland Credit Union! All eight Royal Court candidates ended their ten-week fundraising […]

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Multiple news agencies report tentative agreement in West Coast Port labor negotiations

Posted February 20, 2015 by shelley

Multiple news agencies, including the Wall Street Journal, report that a tentative five-year agreement has been reached between the International Longshore and Warehouse Union and the Pacific Maritime Association. Union members have not yet voted to ratify the tentative agreement. Port of Long Beach Chief Executive Jon Slangerup issued the following statement in regards to […]

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Live rabid bat found in Huntington Beach

Posted February 20, 2015 by courtesy

A live, rabid bat was found on the ground in the Big Lots shopping center parking lot located at the corner of Warner and Golden West in Huntington Beach on Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015. Anyone who had recent contact with a bat in the vicinity is asked to call Orange County Health Care Agency Epidemiology […]

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Page 17 of a presentation on the Los Coyotes Country Club development proposal, presented at a community meeting on Oct. 13, 2014. Courtesy of City of Buena Park.
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Buena Park Council quashes second ballot question on open space

Posted February 20, 2015 by shelley

At a special meeting on Thursday, Feb. 19, the Buena Park Council approved new language for a ballot question and quashed a second ballot question. Both ballot questions would have been presented to Buena Park voters in a special election scheduled for May 19 that will use only mail-in ballots to save money. The election […]

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