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CA-TF2 on its way to help with relief services in Nepal

Posted April 27, 2015 by courtesy

On April 26, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. approved the deployment of Urban Search and Rescue Task Force 2 (CA-TF2) through the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) to aid in the response to the devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake that struck central Nepal. At the request of the U.S. Agency for International Development, […]

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Orange County-related visual artists asked to apply for solo-style exhibitions

Posted April 26, 2015 by courtesy

John Wayne Airport (JWA) has issued a call for Orange County-related visual artists to apply for exhibition slots in JWA’s upcoming Community Focus Space (CFS) Program exhibition calendar that begins in fall 2016. “With more than nine million travelers each year, John Wayne Airport provides a venue unlike any other to feature local Orange County […]

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GOES West rainbow infrared satellite image for Sunday, April 26, 2015. Image courtesy of NOAA.
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Seven-day local weather forecast April 26 through May 2

Posted April 26, 2015 by Katie

Details for seven-day local weather forecast April 26 though May 2: Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 74. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Monday: Sunny, with a high near 88. Light and variable wind […]

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Beth Black and Brian Ballard of Pedego of Greater Long Beach. Courtesy photo.
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Pedego Electric Bikes perfect for National Bike Month

Posted April 25, 2015 by courtesy

May is National Bike Month, and Pedego Electric Bikes has grown into a regular part of the festivities as Pedego riders cruise communities across the country. One of the most important parts of the month-long celebration showcases the benefits of electric bikes: National Bike to Work Week, which takes place May 11-15, 2015. Pedego commuters […]

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May 2015 Dining Arts and Entertainment now available!

Posted April 25, 2015 by shelley

Our popular monthly Dining, Arts and Entertainment (DARTS) listing is available as a free printable document (pdf). May 2015 Dining Arts and Entertainment now available Now the May 2015 DARTS can be downloaded for free! We have detailed event listings, articles, and display advertisements for local people, venues and events. This issue is also the […]

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La Palma police blotter, April 6 to April 12, 2015

Posted April 24, 2015 by Trevor Gerdes

The items shown below are selected from the logs of the La Palma Police Department. No inference of guilt is implied in showing any item in the La Palma police blotter. April 6, 2015 Vehicle Tampering Report – 8:29 a.m. – Kington Way, Cypress – A Ford Explorer’s front-side passenger window and door panel were […]

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New stops signs in Apartment Row in Los Alamitos, these at the intersectin of Bloomfield and Green Ave. Photo by Katie Wiedel.
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Senate committee supports bill prohibiting stop sign cameras

Posted April 24, 2015 by courtesy

The Senate Transportation Committee has voted to support legislation authored by Senate Minority Leader Bob Huff (R-Diamond Bar), which will prohibit the use of stop sign cameras by any government agency or local authority as a form of automated traffic enforcement or revenue generation. SB 218 closes the statutory loophole that currently allows a particular […]

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State refinances $1 billion of bonds, saving taxpayers over $180 Million

Posted April 24, 2015 by courtesy

State Treasurer John Chiang today announced the successful sale of $1.09 billion in State general obligation bonds, which included the refinancing of approximately $1 billion in previously-issued bond debt. “This successful sale is a strong indicator that investors are bullish about the Golden State.  From approval of a rainy day fund to aggressively paying down […]

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Unemployment rate in Long Beach hits 7-year low

Posted April 23, 2015 by courtesy

The unemployment rate in Long Beach continues to decline and has reached a seven-year low, dropping to 7.9 percent as of March 2015. The unemployment rate is now at the same level that it was in June 2008, at the onset of the global financial crisis. The unemployment rate in Long Beach reached a peak […]

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Save the Date: Sunburst Youth Academy graduation June 13, 2015

Posted April 22, 2015 by Katie

The Sunburst Youth Academy Graduation Ceremony has been scheduled for June 13, 2015. The commencement ceremony will be held at Cottonwood Church, 4505 Katella Ave. in Los Alamitos. Attendees are asked to RSVP to hector.m.ruiz10.mil@mail.mil no later than June 5, 2015. Orange County Breeze has covered previous graduation ceremonies for Sunburst. This continuation school challenges […]

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Los Alamitos police blotter, April 10 to April 16, 2015

Posted April 21, 2015 by Katie

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 in the Los Alamitos police blotter. April 10, 2015 Found Property – 4:26 p.m. – 11300 block of Los Alamitos Blvd. – The reporting party found a yellow pouch filled […]

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Cypress police blotter, April 14 to April 19, 2015

Posted April 21, 2015 by Katie

The items shown below are selected from the logs of the Cypress Police Department. No inference of guilt is implied in showing any item in the Cypress police blotter. April 14, 2015 Counseling – 6:18 a.m. – 4900 block of Lincoln Ave. – The caller requested counseling regarding a customer who was creating a disturbance, […]

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