Sharon Quirk-Silva

Cover art for OCB's 2021 October Dining, Arts, and Entertainment guide.

Top Ten Stories for October 10 through October 16 include faith vs. COVID-19, a crowd-pleasing recipe, and a Long Beach traffic fatality. Top Ten Stories for October 10 through October 16 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Burned out …continue reading

cover art for the August 2021 issue of OCB's Dining, Arts, and Entertainment guide.

Top Ten Stories for August 22 through August 28 include closure of the I-5, the High-Speed Rail, and a new Cypress City Councilman. Top Ten Stories for August 22 through August 28 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Full …continue reading

Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva, representing Assembly District 65 in California, after COVID-19.

Career classroom teacher and current Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva and a large group of community leaders today called on Orange County voters to reject a politically motivated recall of Governor Gavin Newsom. Quirk-Silva and the group pointed to the hidden motivations of initiative funders and the dangerous beliefs of the unqualified …continue reading

Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva, representing Assembly District 65 in California, after COVID-19.

Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva (D – Fullerton), Chair of the Assembly Select Committee on Orange County Homelessness and Mental Health Services organized a hearing between local officials, mental health providers, and homeless outreach service providers to engage in addressing the growing concerns of homelessness and mental health facing Orange County. “I …continue reading

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Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva (D – Fullerton), a teacher for over 30 years, successfully secured $15 million in this year’s budget to increase the number of teachers trained and authorized to provide computer science instruction to California students. “The COVID-19 pandemic highlighted the need for teachers that are trained in computer …continue reading

Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva, representing Assembly District 65 in California, during COVID-19.

Please join Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva for a Virtual Breakfast Club with special guest speaker California Insurance Commissioner, Ricardo Lara on Friday, June 25 at 9:00 A.M. They will discuss legislative updates, California Insurance, and advice for our Assembly District 65 residents going forward during the pandemic. Register in advance at …continue reading

Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva, representing Assembly District 65 in California, during COVID-19.

Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva (D-Fullerton)) strongly supports Governor Newsom’s commitment to addressing our critical initiatives such as, pandemic immediate relief, housing and homelessness, transforming public education, developing jobs, supporting infrastructure, as well as addressing our environmental challenges. This is a historic and generational budget that will address a diverse range of …continue reading

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Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva (D – Orange County) Chair of the Assembly Arts, Entertainment, Sports, Tourism, and Internet Media issued the following statement about the $95 million going towards California Tourism by Governor Newsom. “For our travel and tourism industry, there was no such thing as work from home,” said Assemblywoman …continue reading

Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva, representing Assembly District 65 in California, during COVID-19.

Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva (D – Fullerton) presented her legislative package addressing housing and homelessness in Assembly policy committees. All of the bills have passed, with most receiving bi-partisan support. “The impacts of the pandemic have been felt by all Californians. I wanted to have my housing and homelessness legislation reflect …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