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Did Council Candidate Call Police Over a Tweet?

There’s been a number of instances where white people, perhaps empowered by President Trump’s culture of promoting nationalism and/or privilege, are calling the police on minorities over what amounts to nothing. Need some examples? We have Pool Patrol Paula, who is on video verbally abusing and physically assaulting a black teenager at a Community Pool in…

Tonight’s Irvine City Council Meeting: Council Majority Likely to Ignore Will of Voters on Veteran’s Cemetery

Tonight’s Irvine City Council meeting in Irvine will be interesting to say the least.  Council member Jeff Lalloway will introduce an item to re-introduce the ARDA site for the Veteran’s Cemetery in Irvine.  Mayor Wagner won’t go for it; Christina Shea is against it.  And from all indications, Council member Mellisa Fox is a no…

Brandman reports fundraising for Anaheim Council race

This came in over the holiday week from the Jordan Brandman for City Council campaign. He’s reported 120k in funds for his campaign for District 2 council race. Brandman is challenging Republican Councilmember James Vanderbilt. And for those “good government” types out there, this is the same James Vanderbilt who wouldn’t give a “second” on a motion by Anaheim…

Mimi runs away in Tustin

I start my week with a long walk with my 15-year old dog, Cinnamon, who loves to come to work with me.  We put in about 1.3 miles before 8AM and she has two, shorter walks in the morning before her 108.5 in dog years body wants her beauty rest,  On the walks, she stays…