Workshops available to bolster business performance

October 2, 2013 by  

Those businesses affected by California Environmental Reporting System (CERS) requirements will be able to ask questions and receive answers at the workshop offered by the Los Angeles County Fire Department later this month

Effective January 1, 2013 all [Read more]

Volunteer food harvesting and tea tasting on tap

September 9, 2013 by  

Children who have never grown their own fruit and vegetables will have an opportunity to do so at the harvest event coming up this weekend.

This Kids’ Day of Service will allow families to [Read more]

Students can shadow a marine biologist for a day

July 5, 2013 by  

The Aquarium of the Pacific has the perfect program for those who are interested in becoming a marine biologist.

The aquarium’s new job shadow scheme is [Read more]

Local brewery finds unlikely competition winners

June 28, 2013 by  

A well-known brewery based just a few miles from Brea, California is about to welcome a new brew from a pair of craft beer makers in Denver, Colorado who triumphed in a recent contest.

Placentia-based ‘The Bruery’ is about to [Read more]

Training in CERS to assist businesses

May 10, 2013 by  

The Los Angeles County Fire Department will hold a public California Environmental Reporting System (CERS) training to help businesses learn the new system.

The meeting will be held at 1:30 pm on [Read more]

Performance and fun-packed fair lie ahead

April 4, 2013 by  

A Disney performance in the area is coming to an end this weekend, but there is still plenty to look forward to throughout the month ahead.

‘Beauty and the Beast’ will have its last showing at [Read more]

Brea Chamber has a mouthwatering March ahead

March 13, 2013 by  

The Brea Chamber of Commerce has a number of events coming up in March that are well worth catching – both for business professionals and people looking for frightful weekend fun.

In Orange County, the chamber will be part of [Read more]

Curtis Theatre provides entertainment

February 6, 2013 by  

Fans of three-part harmony are sure to enjoy the upcoming concerts at the Curtis Theatre this month.

First of all, the Alley Cats will return to the Curtis Theatre for night of humor with song on February 8 – 10. This a cappella group blends the vocalists’ voices in close harmony as they perform classic doo-wop hits like ‘Blue Moon’, ‘Only You’, ‘Love Potion #9’, ‘Smoke Gets in Your Eyes’, and ‘The Lion Sleeps Tonight’.

Tickets to this evening of fun for all ages are $30 for adults, $26 for seniors, and $23 for children. Show times are 8:00 pm on Friday and Saturday and 2:00 pm on Sunday.

After that, poster printing is likely to be underway to promote the musical trio Golden Bough, who will pay tribute to its Irish and Scottish roots in ‘America Bound’ at 4:00 pm and 8:00 pm on Saturday, February 23. In addition to its three-part harmony, the group will also perform with a Celtic harp, accordion, octave mandolin, bodhran, violin, guitar, and penny whistle. Tickets are $25 for adults, $22 for seniors, and $23 for children.

The theater is located at 1 Civic Center Circle, Brea, in the Brea Civic and Cultural Center of the 57 freeway. Parking is free and the facility is wheelchair accessible. For more information call (714) 990-7722.

Patrons who purchase a ticket to the theatre can receive a special three course dinner at the Melting Pot for only $25. Tickets must be purchased at the box office at the same time as the show tickets.

Plenty of opportunities to volunteer for MLK Day near Brea

January 9, 2013 by  

For the 14th year, residents can spend their Martin Luther King Day with a day of service giving back to their community.

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Tree lighting scheduled for December 6 in Brea

December 2, 2012 by  

The annual tree lighting celebration in Brea begins at 6:30 pm on Thursday, December 6, 2012 at the Brea Civic and Cultural Center.

Photos with Santa will be available for $5 and refreshments will be provided by the Corner Bakery. For information on this, call (714) 990-7771.

Also getting people in a festive mood, Christmas lights will be on display in Eagle Hills. Parking will be available at Brea Sports Park. Lights will be on from 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm. Tours by trolley will be available at the Brea Community Center, 695 East Madison Way, from December 5 – 20, 2012 and will last approximately 45 minutes. Tickets are $7 per person purchased in advance and money raised will benefit the senior transportation program.

Kind-hearted Brea residents can help those in need by donating non-perishable food times to the Brea Community Emergency Council Annual Holiday Basket Program which helps to feed more than 1,000 families each year. Donations can be given to the Brea Senior Center, Brea Community Center, the Community Services Counter in the Brea Civic and Cultural Center, local Brea schools, and the city maintenance yard until December 19, 2012.

Volunteers will then be needed to help sort the food and pack boxes prior to December 21. In addition volunteers can adopt a family for the holidays and purchase gift items for them. Three wish trees will be located at the front desk of the Community Services department, the Senior Center, and the Brea Family Resource Center until December 14, 2012.

Christmas is a time of giving, and these event offer plenty of Christmas photo opportunities, with postcard printing an economical way to send them to family members.

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