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Tustin Hires New City Manager

  Hat tip to the Our Town Tustin blog for news of Tustin’s new city manager, Jeff Parker, who will take over the city manager’s office in December. Parker, who was hired on a 5-0 vote of the city council, is the city manager in Claremont.  He previously served as a city manager in Walnut where the city amassed a $20…

Bank Transfer Day Was A Success


A week after Bank Transfer Day we are starting to learn the impact of the populist uprising against outrageous and greedy big banks. On Saturday November 5th at least 40,000 customers opened accounts at credit unions alone.

Q&A with Joe Dovinh

Joseph "Joe" Dovinh

We caught up with Joe Dovinh at Jose Solorio’s birthday party fundraiser and he confirmed that he was a candidate for the assembly’s new 72nd district.  It’s already shaping up as a crowded field, but Dovinh can certainly sneak into the two two if Matt Harper and Tyler Diep split the Republican vote and Dovinh runs…