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Walking 5 Miles in Solidarity With Ferguson

More than 20 people from the Orange County Chapters of LULAC and the NAACP marched from Garden Grove to Anaheim in solidarity with the protesters in Ferguson, MO on November 29, 2014 (Photo Credit: Lou Delgado)

On Saturday Morning, more than 20 people from the Orange County NAACP, The Orange County LULAC Foundation, and the Democratic Party of Orange County joined together for a #MilesForMichael March and Rally. Starting at the LULAC offices in Garden Grove, the demonstrators walked the five miles to the Anaheim Police Department on Harbor Blvd. in Anaheim.

Eli Home Holiday Ball set for Dec 4 at Anaheim Hilton

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I make no apologies that one of my favorite charities in Orange County is Anaheim’s Eli Home.  The Holidays are usually a very tough time for the kids and families Eli Home serves.  So we’re pleased to let you know about the Eli Home’s annual Holiday Ball which will be held Thursday, December 4 at…

OCDA’s Investigation Clears OC Fairgrounds Sale Efforts

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The Orange County District Attorney’s office has again cleared insiders who tried to sell the Orange County Fairgrounds during the state of California’s fiscal crisis more than five years ago.  This is the second such report the DA’s office has conducted in the past four years and because Michael Lubinski, a senior assistant DA well…

Santa Ana’s Selective Disclosure Forms

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Back in October, Santa Ana Planning Commissioner Phil Bacerra was in the blogsphere a lot about his “refusal” to provide retroactive disclosure forms for any meetings he may have had with people who had business before the City of Santa Ana’s Planning Commission.  We’ve documented before, it’s likely that applying a policy retroactively was an…

Garden Grove Mayoral Recount Ends

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Garden Grove Mayor Bruce Broadwater has ended the recount in the City of Garden Grove mayoral contest. The recount began this morning and ended this evening following a full day of manually recounting ballots. Mr. Broadwater made the original request following the certification of the election.