earthquake

An earthquake with an initial magnitude measurement of 4.4 struck at 7:58 p.m. on Friday, September 17, 2021. The origin of the quake according to the United States Geological Survey was 1.1 kilometers east-southeast of the city of Carson at a depth of 14.7 kilometers. UPDATE: The magnitude was later …continue reading

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 …continue reading

cover art for the 2020 October issue of OCB's Dining, Arts, and Entertainment

Top Ten Stories for September 2020 include unemployment benefits, an earthquake, Black Lives Matter, and a new rooftop bar. The Top Ten Stories for September 2020 were the most read stories at Orange County Breeze over the month of August 2020 (excluding weather forecasts and events): Unemployment benefits paid to …continue reading

Top Ten Stories for September 20 through September 26 included unemployment (three articles!), an earthquake, and a suspected DUI. Top Ten Stories for September 20 through September 26 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Unemployment benefits paid to California …continue reading

Seal of the Governor and photo of Gavin Newsom courtesy of the Office of the Governor of the State of California.

Building upon the success of California’s first-in-the-nation earthquake alert system, Governor Gavin Newsom today announced, in partnership with Google, that the forthcoming update to the company’s Android operating system will incorporate California’s earthquake early warning technology into all Android phones. The system will use the same data feed to receive …continue reading