Top Ten Stories for the year 2018 include new shopping spots, entertainment, a family reunion, a death sentence, and 2018 election results.

The Top Ten Stories for the year 2018 were the most read stories at Orange County Breeze over the course of the entire year of 2018 (excluding weather forecasts and events):

  1. Hobby Lobby to open new store in Cypress
  2. Fatal traffic collision at Ball Road and Walker Street in Cypress
  3. Top locations open this week at Long Beach Exchange
  4. OC Parks presents 2018 Sunset Cinema film series
  5. Homeless woman reunited with her son in Chicago
  6. Kyoto Tachibana High School Green Band performed at Kennedy Performing Arts Center
  7. Students at Huntington Beach high schools organize coordinated walkouts to call for school safety measures and honor victims
  8. Knott’s changes up parking policy for its MarketPlace [from 2014!]
  9. Urdiales gets death for murdering five Southern California women
  10. Election 2018 results: local and California state

Our most popular single event was the October 21 day of The Great Pacific Airshow. However, our AWESOME Community Calendar as a whole was quite popular.

Our most popular single page was the archive for our Dining, Arts, and Entertainment guide.

Our most popular article category was the police blotter, followed by entertainment.

Our most popular article tag was Orange County Coroner.

Featured photo

Cover graphic of the January 2019 Orange County Breeze Dining, Arts & Entertainment (DARTS) guide. The guide lists events local to northwest Orange County and southeast Los Angeles County.

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