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County Office Evacuated

Shortly after 11:00 AM today, an office of the Orange County Health Care Agency was evacuated when a “suspicious package” was found in the mailroom at 200 W Santa Ana Blvd. Santa Ana Police and Fire responded in numbers sufficient to close that block of Santa Ana Boulevard in front of the Old Court House…

Conservative Blog Coverage of Carona’s Sentencing

Crickets. Nothing on the Flash Report. But click here for a stroll down memory lane on Jon’s man-crush on Sheriff Mike. And for a laugh, click here and be sure to read the URL of the website and the content of the page. A story from yesterday directing readers to the Register’s Twitter coverage of…

OC Board Votes on Health Education Funding for Planned Parenthood

Today the Orange County Board of Supervisors discussed their prior decision to suspend the contract to Orange County Coalition of Community Clinics, as it related to their subcontract with Planned Parenthood of Orange and San Bernardino Counties. Incorporated into the recommendation from Health Care Agency is a policy to prohibit the use of Tobacco Settlement…

Run for the Roses May 2 with Rep. Loretta Sanchez

Now I’m sure that Red County will criticize this fundraiser for Rep. Loretta Sanchez has being out of touch with her working class constituents.  But the bottom line is she should raise money however she can (legally of course) in order to keep being re-elected to help those very same working class constituents. With that…

Carona Sentencing set for Monday

Disgraced, resigned, and convicted felon ex-sheriff Mike Carona (the only former sheriff of Orange County without a portrait at the Sheriff’s Office) will learn his fate Monday when he is sentenced on his felony conviction of witness tampering.  The Orange County Register reports this morning that Carona and others like Mike Schroeder, ex-undersheriff Jo Ann…