Orange County – Local

Local Orange Couty, California

Latest AD-69 Poll Out

Michel Martinez explains her after-the-fact challenge of his endorsement. (Photo: John Christian Hansen)

This came in from the Michele Martinez campaign for AD-69, so like the poll released by Tom Daly, take these numbers with a grain of salt.  We’ll note the care taking to show how Julio Perez has no chance even though he leads in money raised and in the sheer number of endorsements. According to…

Firefighters Union Responds to “Political Vitriol” Column

Republican Party boss Scott Baugh recently penned a Reader Rebuttal to the OC Register regarding Political Vitriol and a hat tip to Tony Bedolla of the OC Professional Firefighters Association to call out Baugh for selective outrage.  Fascinating to see Republicans complain about deserved criticism while turning the other cheek to more obvious examples.  Bedolla…

Sergio Contreras announces bid for Westminster City Council

Westminster School Board president Sergio Contrerras announced he’s a candidate for Westminster City Council via Facebook this morning. And he’s launched a new website to get the word out about his candidacy. “With your support, as a Westminster School Board Trustee since 2004, we have improved Westminster Schools. As a Councilmember, I want to continue…

Persian Community Information Forum April 21 in Irvine

Irvine has a sizable Persian-American population and this community has unique challenges when it comes to local, county and state services.  To address these concerns, there will be a Persian Community Information Forum sponsored by the Persian Association of Resource Solutions (P.A.R.S) April 21, 2012 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm. From their flyer:  Get information about…