California National Guard

As deaths due to COVID-19 surpass half a million in the U.S., it’s difficult to find someone not personally affected by the pervasive contagion in some way. Daughters lost fathers, brothers lost sisters, and entire families have been destroyed by this pandemic. For one California National Guard Soldier working at …continue reading

Top Ten Stories for June 2020 include protests, curfews and the Fourth of July in Garden Grove, Anaheim, Long Beach, Cypress, Lakewood, La Habra, Buena Park, and Orange. The Top Ten Stories for June 2020 were the most read stories at Orange County Breeze over the month of June 2020 …continue reading

Top Ten Stories for May 31 through June 6 included local curfews, street closures, protests, and deployment of the National Guard. Top Ten Stories for May 31 through June 6 the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Garden Grove declares 2-night …continue reading

Aside from slightly unattractive uniforms, what do the California National Guard and California Conservation Corps (CCC) have in common? Well, plenty. Cal Guard has young, hard-working adults who are dedicated to their COVID-19 humanitarian missions. So does the CCC. The CCC gets called regularly to support state emergencies such as …continue reading

U.S. Army Soldiers of the California National Guard’s 315th Vertical Construction Company are helping city officials operate two temporary shelters in Long Beach, California, as part of the state’s COVID-19 response effort. Twelve Cal Guard Soldiers began supplementing the staff April 12, 2020. The shelters at the Silverado Community Center …continue reading

There’s no rest for the weary amongst the California National Guard’s religious leaders, not while their flock of Soldiers and Airmen are dispersed throughout the state tending to COVID-19 humanitarian efforts. Yes, they’re the good shepherds, striving to maintain religious values of all Cal Guardsmen. Be it a personal session, …continue reading