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FULLERTON – Democratic state Senate candidate Sukhee Kang has picked up another major public safety endorsement, this time the Fullerton Firefighters’ Association, an affiliate (Local 3421) of the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF). Kang is running in Senate District 29, which is at the confluence of Orange, Los Angeles and San Bernardino counties. Nearly…

Irvine City News Provides Conservative Alternative to Irvine Community News & Views


There’s a new newspaper in town — a conservative-bent Irvine City News (frequency of publication unknown) — debuted late last month and its being promoted by Irvine’s Republican influencers on social media as the paper with the “real facts” not the stuff published by the Irvine Community News & Views. As someone who loves newspapers,…

Phat Bui Issues Statement on County Halting Payments for Do Flyers


Hot off the press: Garden Grove City Councilmember and candidate for the 1st Supervisorial District, Phat Bui, Issues Statement about County Auditor Controller Eric Woolery’s Decision to Halt Payments on Mailers for Andrew Do “I applaud County Auditor Controller Eric Woolery’s decision to halt payments on several mass mailers sent by Supervisor including Andrew Do…

Testing for Toxics in Irvine at Portola High School


Reprinted with permission from the TestForToxics blog with a summary from Dr. Harvey Liss about the meeting and public hearing on the additional testing at the new IUSD Portola High School.  I echo Dr. Liss’s doubts about PlaceWorks, the district’s consultant, when it comes to honesty.  I can’t recall the specific consultant’s name, but during…

Jose Moreno announced for Anaheim City Council

Dr. Jose F. Moreno, (c) 2014, (Photo: Dan Chmielewski)

Dr. Jose F. Moreno has announced he’s a candidate for Anaheim City Council in the newly drawn third district.  A new website announcing his candidacy spells out his platform.  His campaign Facebook page offers this:  Father of 4 and a believer that the power of Anaheim is in its people! Join our campaign as we…