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Top Ten Stories for May 08 through May 14 included an in-custody death, a suspected DUI fatal collision, and an OC Streetcar milestone. Top Ten Stories for May 08 through May 14 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Female …continue reading

Top Ten Stories for May 01 through May 07 included a Long Beach fatal traffic accident, an Anaheim craft and vintage fair, and a housing grant. Top Ten Stories for May 01 through May 07 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts …continue reading

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Caltrans and the City of Huntington Beach today celebrated a $5 million grant awarded to the city to improve safety and beautify the Oak View neighborhood. The project is made possible through Governor Gavin Newsom’s Clean California initiative, a sweeping $1.1 billion, multiyear clean-up effort led by Caltrans to remove …continue reading

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The California-based ‘Stop Poseidon’ coalition, comprised of environmental justice, coastal and ocean conservation groups, digitally delivered 12,512 signatures and comments to the California Coastal Commission in opposition to the proposed Brookfield-Poseidon Desalination Plant – which would be expensive, unnecessary, and environmentally damaging. “As a grassroots organization working to conserve the …continue reading

Cover art for the February 2022 issue of OCB's Dining, Arts, and Entertainment guide. Photo courtesty of OC Parks and Irvine Ranch Conservancy.

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

Cover art for OCB's 2021 November 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 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

Top Ten Stories for March 20 through March 26 include improving CalOptima, remembering Sam Sachs, and passport services at the Orange County Clerk-Recorder. Top Ten Stories for March 20 through March 26 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): CalOptima …continue reading

featured graphic for California Assembly District 72 represented by Janet Nguyen after COVID-19

Assemblymember Janet Nguyen and colleagues introduced Assembly Concurrent Resolution 162 to designate a portion of State Highway Route 39 in the City of Huntington Beach as the Officer Nicholas Vella Memorial Highway. “Our community has come together alongside the police departments throughout the region to mourn the loss of HBPD …continue reading

Cover art for the February 2022 issue of OCB's Dining, Arts, and Entertainment guide. Photo courtesty of OC Parks and Irvine Ranch Conservancy.

Top Ten Stories for February 20 through February 26 include Huntington Beach Police helicopter crash, a Lakewood vigil, and a Long Beach murder. Top Ten Stories for 20 through February 26 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Official press …continue reading

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The County of Orange (County) was awarded $17 million in funding under Round Two of the State Homekey program to acquire the former Quality Inn and Suites in Huntington Beach and convert the former hotel into 62 units of housing for people experiencing homelessness and chronic homelessness. The County submitted …continue reading

featured graphic for Huntington Beach Police Department after COVID-19

The Huntington Beach Police Department has confirmed that the crash of Huntington Beach Police helicopter HB1 took the life of HBPD Police Officer Nicholas Vella. A second officer was injured and is hospitalized in stable condition. The unit was answering a service call at the time of the incident. The …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

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

Top Ten Stories for January 02 through January 08 include fatal accidents in Long Beach, early release of violent criminals, and COVID-19 closures. Top Ten Stories for January 02 through January 08 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Single-vehicle …continue reading