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A Letter from Beth Krom to Irvine Voters

Councilmember Beth Krom welcomes Pelosi.

I’ve known Beth Krom long before I ever got involved in political blogging; it all started when she came to speak to my cub scout pack about the plans for the Great Park just after she and Larry Agran led the fight to stop the airport.  If you’ve been a homeowner in Irvine prior to…

Independent Report on Pulido Property Swap Leaks Out

Mayor Miguel Pulido (Photo: Chris Prevatt)

Voice of OC got its investigative hands on the damning independent legal analysis report on the property swap between Pulido’s family trust and a city contractor. As we expected, such things as an explosive legal investigation report could not possibly be kept silent in the context of a hotly contested political battle during an election year.

Sanchez’s Congressional Opponent “A Person of Interest” in Stealing Campaign Signs in Lake Forest

Adam Nick

The OC Register is reporting that Adam Nick, a Lake Forest city council member who is challenging Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez in CD-46 next month, is a “person of interest” in a sign stealing incident in Lake Forest. According to the paper, Nick was caught will several campaign signs belonging to lake Forest council candidate Scott Voigts at 2AM…

Domestic Violence Awareness Campaign Launched by the NFL

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If you spent any time catching this weekend’s NFL games, you’ll note the League’s Better-late-than–never Public Service campaign about domestic violence awareness.  The PSA is slick and very well done and you can read more about it and see the spot here.  This is one of those issues that the NFL might want to focus…

Callous in Wonderland

Anaheim Councilwoman Lorri Galloway (Photo: Chris Prevatt)

This is a re-post of a story we featured back in 2007, Since this is the silly season of election time, it’s always good to look back at history. Fidel Castro’s face on Councilwoman Lorri Galloway’s body. Fellatioland instead of Disneyland. And a comedy anchor saying “Disney sucks!” All were part of a joke on “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart” about Disney’s dispute with Anaheim over housing in the resort area.