Top Ten Stories for September 25 through October 01 include the Pacific Airshow, COVID relief fraud, and fatal traffic incidents. Top Ten Stories for September 25 through October 01 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Pacific Airshow returns to
Caesar Oskan, also known as Sezer Ozkan, and his brother Ester Ozkar, also known as Eser Ozkay, pleaded guilty today in federal court to making false statements to a financial institution in separate schemes to defraud the federal government of pandemic relief funds, announced Acting United States Attorney Stephanie M.
Congressman Lou Correa (CA-46) voted to pass the American Rescue Act, a $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill that provides immediate assistance to millions of American families. In addition to $1,400 cash stimulus payments, the American Rescue Act provides families with up to $300 a month in cash per child by expanding Child Tax Credit for 27 million
Utility scams have existed for decades, but the COVID-19 pandemic created widespread opportunities for con artists posing as utility representatives to target customers. This year alone, customers report being victimized for nearly $300,000 by these scams. Here are a couple of examples: COVID-19 Relief Scam: This new scam involves impostors
In addition to providing COVID-19 relief to small businesses and working families, Congress’ Omnibus Appropriations Agreement for Fiscal Year 2021 includes several provisions led by Congressman Harley Rouda (CA-48). These provisions prioritize local water projects, reduce aircraft noise, and protect the rights of long-term Vietnamese immigrants. “This bill is too