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Martinez Opens Assembly Campaign Office Saturday

Michele Martinez, Photo: Chris Prevatt

Santa Ana City Councilwoman Michele Martinez will host a grand opening event this Saturday, January 14 at her new campaign headquarters in Santa Ana. The office is located at 217 N. Main Street, #116, Santa Ana, CA.  Martinez is a candidate for the open Assembly seat in the 69th district.  The seat is currently held by Assembly member…

Walters and Harkey: The Lying Housewives of Orange County

Assemblywoman Harkey speaks to members of the media about her new bill, AB 1455, part of the continued effort to reign in high-speed spending and restore fiscal sanity to the Golden State

State Senator Mimi Walters, and Assemblywoman Diane Harkey are both wealthy housewives from southern Orange County now serving in the state legislature. Their latest crusade is to derail California’s High-Speed Rail project. Walters claims the project funding could be better prioritized for “the most vulnerable populations of our state.” She’s lying.

Santa Ana Breaks Ground On Station District Project

Santa Ana Councilmembers and project developers break ground on Station District Development

On Tuesday the City of Santa Ana Redevelopment Agency and Related California, a real estate developer specializing in affordable and market rate multifamily and mixed-use residential properties, conducted a groundbreaking ceremony for 74 units of apartment homes for low income families in the Lacy Neighborhood of the Santa Ana Station District.

CES 2012: Gigibit WiFi on the Horizon

  The Consumer Electronics Show 2012 opens this week in Las Vegas and pundits are bemoaning the lack of the next big thing but the telling news from the show are details about next generation WiFi that offers communities significantly expanded bandwidth and dramatically faster download speeds. So for anyone that uses the municipal WiFi in…