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Cover art for the January 2022 issue of OCB's Dining, Art, and Entertainment guide

Top Ten Stories for January 02 through January 08 include fatal accidents in Long Beach, early release of violent criminals, and COVID-19 closures. Top Ten Stories for January 02 through January 08 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Single-vehicle …continue reading

featured graphic for the US Department of Justice after COVID-19

A Huntington Park man was sentenced this morning to 252 months in federal prison for committing 21 armed robberies and attempted armed robberies of Trader Joe’s grocery stores throughout Southern California during a three-month crime spree. Gregory Johnson, 44, was sentenced by United States District Judge Virginia A. Phillips for …continue reading

Northwest Orange County residents have an opportunity to register for a new emergency preparedness training class hosted by West Orange County CERT.

The Cities of Buena Park, Cypress, La Palma, Los Alamitos, Seal Beach, and Westminster had scheduled a 20-hour Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training academy at JFTB-Los Alamitos on January 21-29, 2022. Out of an abundance of caution, we are postponing this academy to a future date, which is to …continue reading

Featured graphic for Long Beach Police Department news. Shoulder patch design courtesy of Long Beach Police Department.

On Jan 1, 2022, at approximately 11:31 a.m., officers responded to the area of 7th Street and Los Altos Avenue regarding an injury traffic collision. Upon arrival, officers located a collision involving a single vehicle which resulted in the death of a female adult. Through their preliminary investigation, detectives determined …continue reading

Northwest Orange County residents have an opportunity to register for a new emergency preparedness training class hosted by West Orange County CERT.

West Orange County CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) is holding an interactive academy at the end of January at the Joint Forces Training Center (JFTB) in Los Alamitos. This Academy is FEMA approved and includes fire suppression (yes, you get to use a fire extinguisher to put out a real …continue reading