On April 26 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. the Garden Grove Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public its eighth opportunity in three years to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs. Bring your medications for disposal to the Garden Grove Police Department located at 11301 Acacia Parkway.
In support of the California Office of Traffic Safety's (OTS) Distracted Driving Awareness Campaign, the Garden Grove Police Department will be implementing "zero tolerance" enforcement against those operating a vehicle while texting or operating hand-held cell phones during the month of April. Driver's who break the law and place themselves and others in danger will be cited.
Spring is the perfect time of year to start digging and planting! Garden Grove residents short on planting space for vegetables, herbs, fruits, and flowers, have an opportunity to grow their own produce in the City of Garden Grove’s Community Garden, located at the northeast corner of Eighth Street and Garden Grove Boulevard.
At last night’s Garden Grove City Council meeting, the three winners of the Main Street logo design contest selected by the Main Street Commission were given cash prizes and congratulations. The artwork of Carina Dan, Tony L. Rivera, and Irah Mapaye placed first, second, and third, respectively.
The Garden Grove Community Foundation (GGCF) invites talented local high school students to compete in the 3rd annual Voice of Garden Grove singing competition for a chance to win a $500 cash prize and another $500 towards their school’s choir program.