Election 2012

Goodbye 2012

As we stand on the edge of the fiscal cliff, waiting to see if the Republicans in Congress choose to walk back from the edge with Democrats or jump—pulling us all over into an economic abyss, I want to recall with you some of the highlights of 2012.

25 World AIDS Days Later – Looking Forward!

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On an afternoon in August 1988, I learned that I had tested positive for HIV infection. The doctor told me not to worry just come back in 6 months and get tested again. As far as I knew then, I had just been given a death sentence so I just went about my life thinking I would be dead in a year or so.

Righeimer Punts?

Councilman Jim Righeimer - Costa Mesa, Photo: Chris Prevatt

Just two days before the Orange County Registrar of Voters is expected to certify the results of the general election, and on the heels of his defiant proclamations after election night results showed his Charter Initiative doing down in flames, Costa Mesa Mayor Pro Tem Jim Righeimer seems to be wanting to punt.

Fullerton Council: Flory up by 28

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Registrar of Voters Neal Kelley had his staff counting ballots on Saturday to ensure that he meets his “before Thanksgiving” goal of completing the tally of votes from the November 6th election. the counting has resulted in another shift in the lead in the contest for the last of three seats on the  Fullerton City Council.…