featured graphic for the August 2020 issue of our Dining, Arts, and Entertainment guide

Top Ten Stories for July 26 through August 1 included SNAP benefits increase, unemployment benefits, and Bolsa Chica wetlands burning.

Top Ten Stories for July 26 through August 1 the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events):

  1. SNAP benefits to increase in Fiscal Year 2021
  2. California launches second phase of extension to unemployment benefits during COVID-19
  3. Bolsa Chica Wetlands burning
  4. Mayor Katrina Foley reports on Costa Mesa Council votes
  5. Room with a View: What does the organization Black Lives Matter believe in, and do I agree?
  6. Cypress police blotter, July 20 to July 26, 2020
  7. Senate Republican Leader criticizes cancellation of hearing to audit Employment Development Department (EDD)
  8. Unemployment benefits during pandemic reach about $50 billion in California
  9. Visit Anaheim survey reveals how Orange County residents’ travel habits are changing in the wake of COVID-19
  10. Long Beach Police determine traffic fatality was really homicide

Featured photo

Cover graphic of the August 2020 Orange County Breeze Dining, Arts & Entertainment (DARTS) guide. This month’s guide is only six pages because of all the cancellations and postponements caused by COVID-19. The last two pages are puzzles!

Download OCB DARTS now — it’s free!

Do you enjoy working puzzles? We added puzzles to DARTS! Beginning with the May 2015 issue, two pages of puzzles are included in our free monthly DARTS downloadable publication.