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IPSF gets Grants from Google and Montesorri International

August 18, 2011, Irvine CA – Irvine Public Schools Foundation (IPSF) announced today that it has been named the recipient of grants from Google, Inc. and Montessori International.  Both grants will support IPSF’s efforts to ensure educational opportunities in the Irvine Unified School District (IUSD).   “We are honored to welcome Google, Inc. and Montessori International…

Ron Paul Coming to SoCal Next Month

Tea Party favorite Rep. Ron Paul is making his way tot he California Republican Convention next month at the JW Marriott in Los Angeles (nice of Dr. Paul and the Republicans to be holding this function in a UNION hotel).  OC Register opinion writers regularly make claims abotu how much strong appeal Ron Paul has…

Republicans Ready to Sue Over Redistricting

The new redistricting maps for Congress and the state senate and assembly appear to be cast in stone, and Republicans are not happy with the new non-Gerrymandered maps.  So unhappy in fact, the LA Times is reporting they are preparing to sue. This is a case of “be careful what you wish for,” as a…

Amante Builds Warchest to Fight Recall

      Tustin Mayor Jerry Amante, the target of a recall effort, has stated publicly that if a recall does become a reality, he’ll fight it. But in a sign that those behind the RecallAmante effort are progressing well on the signature gathering front, the Mayor is hosting a fundraising BBQ in Old Town…