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Irvine’s SOS (Save Our Schools) Initiative Close to Getting Needed Signatures; PTA Support is Pitiful

Irvine council member Larry Agran is spearheading an iniative, the SoS Initiative for Save Our Schools, for the November election that would direct about $1.5 million to cash poor schools in Irvine served by IUSD and even TUSD without raising taxes a dime.  So if you’re heading to one of the graduation ceremonies in town this weekend,…

OC Pride is “Takin’ It To The Streets” this year in Santa Ana

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The Orange County Equality Coalition Organization (OCEC) is pleased to announce the return of Orange County Pride this year. After the growing success over the past three years, we wanted to continue to build a strong Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community in Orange County. This is why we are delighted to announce that OC Pride will be “Takin’ it to the Streets” in Santa Ana this year and it will be free to the general public.

Obama Delivers Hope to Dreamers

The Washington Post reports today that President Obama and his administration will stop deporting younger undocumented immigrants who came to the United States as children and have since led law-abiding lives.  These undocumented immigrants will also receive work permits to legally work in the United States.  There are strings attached, but this decision is the most advanced executive…