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Reported on:
June 29, 2017 - 5:58am


Local program prepares you for ‘the unexpected’

In a joint effort, the Community Emergency Response Team, a disaster preparedness public charity called OCEVA, and Neighbor 4 Neighbor are changing the face of disaster preparedness in western Orange County. Residents in Cypress, Los Alamitos, La Palma, Buena Park, Westminster, and Seal Beach are benefitting from the training through programs offered by these organizations.

Fighting Irish wins CIF Division 4 championship

Kennedy High’s boys volleyball team had been in these situations three times already. Fifth sets had become the norm for the Fighting Irish. That experience seemed to kick in after Downey had defeated Kennedy 25-16 in the fourth set.
But the Fighting Irish came out fast in the fifth set, taking a 4-1 lead en route to a 15-9 set win and a 25-18, 22-25, 25-18, 16-25, 15-9 match win to capture the CIF-SS Division 4 Championship on Saturday at Cerritos College.

Centurions sweep Knights for CIF Division 3 title

When the Cypress High boys volleyball team lost in the CIF-SS semifinals last year, it served as enough motivation for the Centurions heading into this year. The Centurions won the Empire League title with a 10-0 record and were the No. 1 ranked team in the division in the final CIF-SS poll.