Gavin Newsom

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

As global inflation and war in Europe drive up costs across the country, California Governor Gavin Newsom is proposing a $300.7 billion budget to provide relief from rising inflation, ensure public safety, address homelessness, transform public education, and combat climate change. The Governor’s California Blueprint includes an $18.1 billion inflation …continue reading

Cover art for OCB's 2021 October Dining, Arts, 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 Stores. 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

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

Amid the national surge in COVID-19 cases driven by the Omicron variant, Governor Gavin Newsom, Senate President pro Tempore Toni G. Atkins and Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon today announced that they have reached an agreement on a framework to ensure employees continue to have access to COVID-19 supplemental paid sick …continue reading

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

Top Ten Stories for January 09 through January 15 include a Pacific tsunami, COVID-19, and bulky-item drop-off in Garden Grove. Top Ten Stories for JJanuary 09 through January 15 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Tsunami advisory issued for …continue reading

featured graphic for California State Treasurer Fiona Ma after COVID-19

California State Treasurer Fiona Ma applauded Governor Gavin Newsom for again allocating $500 million in state low-income housing tax credits to the California Tax Credit Allocation Committee (CTCAC). This is the fourth fiscal year that Governor Newsom has proposed this historic investment to fast track affordable housing projects in California …continue reading

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

Governor Gavin Newsom today unveiled his 2022-23 state budget proposal – the California Blueprint, a bold plan building on the state’s ongoing work to confront California’s greatest existential threats, bolster our strong economic growth and make historic investments in California’s future. The Blueprint proposes billions more to support the state’s …continue reading

featured graphic for the December 2021 issue of OCB's Dining, Arts, and Entertainment guide (DARTS).

Top Ten Stories for December 19 through December 25 include Harley Rouda, a new mask mandate, and rain-related evacuation. Top Ten Stories for December 19 through December 25 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Harley Rouda releases statement on …continue reading

featured graphic for the December 2021 issue of OCB's Dining, Arts, and Entertainment guide (DARTS).

Top Ten Stories for December 05 through December 11 include a holiday recipe, a local passing, cold weather forecast, and police activity. Top Ten Stories for December 05 through December 11 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Sunday recipe: …continue reading