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Wish in 2012 with a Great Night at the Great Park

Great Park 2012

In the spirit of the “First Night” celebrations around the country, you can wish in the New Year at Orange County’s Great Park Saturday night.  This free admission event ($10 for parking) is a family oriented New Year’s Eve with the countdown for 2012 on the East Coast to give the grown ups plenty of…

An In-Depth Look at Democrats Running for AD-69

AD-69, currently occupied by State Rep. Jose Solorio, is the lone assembly seat where the Democratic candidate should win in a walk. Currently, there are three declared candidates for the seat and they include, in order Tom Daly, Orange County’s clerk-recorder and former mayor of Anaheim; Michele C. Martinez, Santa Ana city council member, and Julio Perez, a labor activist from Anaheim

Choi to Run for Mayor in Irvine

Termed out Irvine City Council member Dr. Steven Choi is a candidate for mayor in the 2012 election and it brings up all sorts of fun to look forward to in the coming election cycle. Choi, who embarassed himself and the city by wearing a Photoshopped image of then Speaker Nancy Pelosi as Stalin in 2009, was the subject of voter fraud charges from former Assembly candidate Jerry Amante, then Mayor of Tustin. Choi and his entire family were registered to vote from a rented condo/apartment in Woodbridge while the city councilman was still clearly residing in a posh Woodbury home.

They Said It

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XGVaEGgSNV8&feature=related[/youtube] New reader Alan Travis has become my new editor, catching every typographical and grammatical error, and for that I thank him.  And his criticisms of my work are usually punctuated with the typical anti-liberal hooey (did I spell that right Alan?). Since Alan is a defender of all things conservative, I’ve decided to let…

Santa is Needed This Saturday

The OC Register’s Andrew Galvin put out this story today in the Register.  Santa Claus is needed in Fountain Valley this Saturday, Christmas Eve.  So perhaps one of Santa’s helpers, someone on the heavy side with a beard and mustache, can place a call and help bring Santa to needy families — many from Santa Ana —…