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‘GoogleServe’ Week Benefits Local Charity

A local non-profit, Knots of Love, received 101 caps from a group of Google employees recently as part of their global week of service, “GoogleServe.” The Newport/Mesa-based charity aims to “warm the hearts and heads” of cancer patients and others with life threatening illnesses...

Charity Spotlight: First Foundation Gives $1 Mil to Local Charities

Like many Newport Beach residents, Doug Freeman believes in giving back to the community. In Freeman’s case, the community extends beyond our city’s boundaries into neighboring towns, and his generosity has a profound effect on the health of hundreds of nonprofit...


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Running to God

“My first memory in life is clinging to my mother’s right leg for comfort,” Alex Sytnyk said, “My mom bent down and with tears in her eyes she said, ‘Alex, run. Run as fast as you can away from here and don’t look back. God will protect you and guide you.’” That was the last...

Orange County Christian Outreach Week

Today is the first day of the 47th annual Orange County Christian Outreach Week. Though the name has changed over the years, the purpose remains the same.  It is: “Reaching out together in love and unity to our friends, family, neighbors and co-workers with the Good News that...

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