Dan Chmielewski

Keep Irvine Great in 2008

This group photo, a family portrait of sorts, has become a tradition in Irvine.  Every year, its seems like the photo gets bigger.  Every year, there’s greater diversity. This is the team that’s made Irvine the safest city in America for 4 straight years; this is the team who led Irvine’s selection as the 4th…

Buyer’s Remorse at The Flash Report

I know that state is in deep fiscal trouble, and I know that both parties share blame for it, and I know I should be deeply concerned.  But pardon me for enjoying the Republian melt-down over the Governor’s proposal to increase the sales tax — temporarily — as one of the remedies to help us…

Only Obama Knows How Obama Thinks

The Register’s editorial page intern Allyssia Finley penned this little piece on Obama today and appears to posess great insight into how the Democratic candidate for president perceives himself; done, mind you, without the benefit of an interview and by placing words in the candidate’s own mouth as if to prove a point.  She had…

Black and White Gala for Obama

Although this event does not take place in Orange County, I thought it was important enough to pass along to all of you. Celebrities, political leaders and members of all diverse cultural backgrounds will come together the night of Thursday, August 21st at an extravagant event to show their support for Sen. Barack Obama’s Presidential…