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DFA Announce

Hey, people! You should know now what important event is coming up on Wednesday. Oh wait, you don’t? Well, here’s a reminder. DFA-Orange County meets this week, and here’s what’s in store. We’ll have a presentation from the Second Harvest Food Bank on what we can do to end hunger, as well as someone from…

When you’ve got the $$$ spend it!

From the Los Angeles Times Supervisor’s expenses are questioned In O.C., Norby’s use of campaign funds to pay unexplained charges raises scrutiny. He says he follows the law. By Christian Berthelsen Los Angeles Times Staff Writer Orange County Supervisor Chris Norby, who earlier this month admitted using political contributions to pay for a hotel stay…

Cook Prevails in Sacramento

Or the alternaive headline is Mike Schroder loses.  Again. Here’s the skinny on the judge’s decision: Carlson failed to serve Debbie Cook and wih this failure to serve, he failed to invoke the jurisdiction of the court.  While mindful of the limited timeframe and good faith attempts to contact counsel in advance of the hearing, the…

Schroeder is Not Vader; He’s Jason

UPDATE: Orange Punch is reporting the Secretary of State’s office has released the list of candidates for the June Primary and Debbie Cook i slisted as the Mayor of Huntington Beach.  HT to Red County and Total Buzz The Mike Schroeder/Debbie Cook lawsuit is still alive, on life support, but still alive.  Schroeder will appear…

Dina Nguyen Stumbles Out of the Gate

The OC First District Supervisor’s race is already getting off to a wild start for Garden Grove City Councilmember Dina Nguyen.  It seems that Dina, and her crack team of campaign advisors, cannot figure out step one in running for office. Step one, as anyone who has ever run for office knows, this should include…

What Do YOU Think About How OC Handled the Santiago Fire?

Remember what happened last October when a fire broke out in OC’s mountains? Remember the dark smoke enveloping the entire county? Remember all the families that had to be evacuated from the canyon communities? And remember how state & local government responded to the wildfire? Tonight, Orange County Fire Authority will be holding a special…