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

While pulling together the Top Ten Stories list on Sunday, April 10, I realized that I have neglected monthly, quarterly, and yearly Top Ten Stories. The last monthly Top Ten Stories article was for September 2021. As part of catching up, here is a list of the Top Ten Stories …continue reading

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City of Cypress SPECIAL VACANCY NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, pursuant to Government Code Section 54974, that an unscheduled vacancy exists in the following City Commission/Committee/Board. Appointments to fill unscheduled vacancies shall be made no sooner than 10 days after posting of this notice. SENIOR CITIZENS COMMISSION The Senior Citizens …continue reading

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The Ensign Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: ENSG), the parent company of the EnsignTM group of companies, which invest in and provide skilled nursing and senior living services, physical, occupational and speech therapies, other rehabilitative and healthcare services, and real estate, announced today that it acquired the operations of the following assisted …continue reading

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Westmont Living, a family-owned senior living provider, marked the official grand opening of its first Orange County community at 4889 Katella Avenue in Cypress with a ribbon cutting ceremony on March 24. Westmont of Cypress is a three-story, Contemporary Mediterranean featuring 129 studio, one- and two-bedroom apartment homes for independent, …continue reading

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

Top Ten Stories for January 23 through January 29 include Seal Beach police activity, local Naval personnel, and a still-missing senior. Top Ten Stories for January 23 through January 29 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Arrests made following …continue reading

Featured graphic for CSULB, Cal State Long Beach

This month, the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) celebrates 25 years of serving older adults. The Cal State Long Beach program provides educational opportunities, fitness classes and social opportunities to people ages 50 and up. “OLLI offers retired people a community of like-minded individuals, people who are retired but who …continue reading

featured graphic for American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living after COVID-19

In case you missed it, The Washington Post reported on the staffing shortages in long term care facilities and the subsequent effect on overwhelmed hospitals across the country. Nursing homes without adequate staff are preventing hospitals from sending recovered patients to facilities to continue care. Nursing homes want to alleviate …continue reading

featured graphic for news of Orange County after COVID-19

To raise awareness of the dangers related to senior isolation, the County of Orange is launching its second annual Happy Holidays Neighbor! Toolkit. This public awareness micro-campaign educates residents on how to safely connect with elderly family members and neighbors as the holiday season approaches. “Many families will be gathering together …continue reading