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Cottie Petrie-Norris

Assemblywoman Cottie Petrie-Norris has honered zillymonkey as the Local Business Spotlight for March. This gift shop offers customers affordable and fashionable items to adorn their homes and their fun and inventive selections of items make perfect gifts for friends and family alike. They got their unique and memorable name from …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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An Orange County man – whose company used high-pressure sales tactics to raise more than $9.5 million with bogus claims that the outfit’s solar panels utilized nanotechnology to generate electricity three times more efficiently than traditional solar panels – was sentenced today to 78 months in federal prison. Michael James …continue reading

Cover art for the May 2021 edition of OCB's Dining, Arts, and Entertainment guide.

Top Ten Stories for April 25 through May 01 include a recipe for roulade, a good OC city to start a business, and Oxford Academy is #1 in California. Top Ten Stories for April 25 through May 01 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week …continue reading

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With two in three small business owners saying 2020 was their hardest year ever, the personal-finance website WalletHub released its report on 2021’s Best Large Cities to Start a Business, as well as accompanying videos. In order to help aspiring entrepreneurs maximize their chances for long-term prosperity, WalletHub compared 100 …continue reading

Top Ten Stories for March 14 through March 20 include a Long Beach shooting, a Cypress burglary, and a Lakewood fatal accident. Top Ten Stories for March 14 through March 20 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): No suspect …continue reading

I am absolutely thrilled to announce that the new Working Wardrobes Donation Center is now open! We told you we would rebuild and that is exactly what we are doing, thanks to our generous donors and volunteers. Your support made this possible and we are so very grateful. We have …continue reading