An Anaheim, California, native is serving aboard USS Philippine Sea, a U.S. Navy a Flight II Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser. Lieutenant Junior Grade Sarah English is a 2013 Orange Lutheran High School graduate and a 2017 graduate of University of Southern California. Today, English serves as a Surface Warfare Officer.
Top Ten Stories for April 04 through April 10 include a real estate scam, illegal narcotics, and development at Long Beach Airport. Top Ten Stories for April 04 through April 10 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Torrance man
U.S. Navy sailor Nathan C. Hammond, a native of Orange County, California, was meritoriously promoted to petty officer first class today, during a surprise ceremony. The Meritorious Advancement Program allows command triads to advance their most qualified sailors ahead of each of the semi-annual Navy-wide Advancement Cycles. Hammond enlisted in
Electronics Technician 1st Class Dylan Krug, an Anaheim, Calif. native and Naval Science Institute Seaman-to-Admiral (NSI/STA21) class 20010 student at Officer Training Command Newport (OTCN), Rhode Island, is fitted for a Navy Working Uniform Type III eight-point cover during uniform issue, March 2. NSI/STA-21 is an eight-week course of intense
Command Master Chief Alfredo Alonso, from Lakewood, Calif., holds the “Homeward Bound” pennant on the deck of the guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett. Sterett, a part of Nimitz Carrier Strike Group, is currently conducting routine operations in U.S. Third Fleet. This article was released by the Navy Office of Community Outreach.
Yeoman 1st Class Bernarda Cuyuch, a student of Trident University and native of San Antonio with hometown ties to Miami, was selected as the Commander, Navy Installations Command (CNIC) Headquarters Sailor of the Year. Due to COVID-19 safety precautions, CNIC Commander Vice Adm. Yancy B. Lindsey recognized Cuyuch during a
Top Ten Stories for January 17 through January 23 include COVID-19 vaccinations, a fatal collision in Huntington Beach, and the US Navy. Top Ten Stories for January 17 through January 23 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): County of
Local residents may see an increase in law enforcement activities in and around the Seal Beach Naval Weapons Station from January 26-February 12 as base personnel take part in a series of nationwide security exercises. The exercises, collectively called Citadel Shield-Solid Curtain 2021, will be conducted simultaneously on Navy bases
U.S. Navy Lt. Joey Seymour, a native of Huntington Beach, California, is one of more than 800 service members assigned to Joint Task Force-National Capital Region. JTF-NCR is a joint service command charged with coordinating all military ceremonial support for the 59th Presidential Inauguration. As a joint command, JTF-NCR includes
Boatswain’s Mate Seaman David Marquez, from Anaheim, Calif., mans the helm in the pilot house of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Russell (DDG 59). Russell is on a scheduled deployment with the Theodore Roosevelt Carrier Strike Group conducting routine operations in the Third Fleet area of operations. This article
Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kyle Merritt, from Orange County, Calif., films an E-2C Hawkeye, from the “Sun Kings” of Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 116, as seen from a C-2 Greyhound, from the “Providers” of Fleet Logistics Support Squadron (VRC) 30, assigned to the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz
Naval Weapons Station Seal Beach has once again been selected as the winner of the Commander, Navy Region Southwest Installation Excellence Award for Small Installations, it was announced October 27. “This is the fourth time in five years that we have been honored with this prestigious award,” said base Commanding
Senior Chief Information Systems Technician Fredrick Bartlett, from Anaheim, Calif., is presented his new cover during a promotion ceremony aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett (DDG 104), in the Arabian Gulf, Sept. 25. Sterett is part of the Nimitz Carrier Strike Group and is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet