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Santa Ana announces formal negotiations with Chivas USA

    The City of Santa Ana issued the following news release to announce they have entered into formal negotiations with Chivas USA. City of Santa Ana has Entered into a Negotiating Rights Agreement with Chivas USA Enterprises LLC SANTA ANA, Calif. (September 20, 2011) The City of Santa Ana is pleased to announce that…

Bill Maher’s Real Time Mocks Republicans (from Irvine)

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gqi5n8d4s3A[/youtube] Okay, so it wasn’t an actual Irvine Republican but an actor playing one on TV, but considering people in town like Allan Bartlett, Steven Choi, Christina Shea, Pat Rodgers, Lynn Schott, Jeff Lalloway and many others, it wasn’t exactly a stretch of the imagination.  HBO’s Real Time host Bill Maher and Current TV’s Keith…

City of Santa Ana: Not Investigating Bustamante

The City of Santa Ana is not investigating Carlos Bustamante as the Ward 3 Councilman remains on paid administrative leave from his job with the Orange County Public Works Department.  According to Jose Gonzalez, the city’s PIO, the city is not discussing a possible investigation, is not considering an investigation and is not engaged in…

Does Perez Have the Early Edge in AD-69?

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Labor leader Julio Perez and Santa Ana council member Michele Martinez are the only announced candidates for AD-69 (many political watchers expect OC Clerk-Recorder and former Anaheim Mayor Tom Daly to enter the race as well).  Perez held a fundraiser last week in Santa Ana at trendy and oh-so-gentrified Bistro 400 and Martinez has her…

Michelle Bachman Brings the Tea Party to Costa Mesa Friday

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Congresswoman Michelle Bachman is coming to Orange County and will hold court for the Tea Parth faithful at the Orange County Fairgrounds. The Register’s Total Buzz blog reports RSVPs are required (I’m sure as she relieves you of your money) but parking is $5 a car. Bring the coffee and get there early..it’s a 9AM show.