Tag Archive for Anaheim

CA-47: What a Kickoff for Loretta Sanchez!

Wow! Yesterday was an amazing day for OC Democrats. In a rare joint appareance, several Democratic elected leaders turned out for a very special kickoff for Loretta Sanchez, our favorite Democratic Congresswoman. State Senator Lou Correa, Assemblyman Jose Solorio, and many more special guests and local community activists all came to show their support for…

Check Out Assm. Jose Solorio’s Open House This Thursday!

I got this invitation over the weekend… And I figured it would be nice to share this with all of you! California State Assemblyman Jose Solorio cordially invites you to attend the 2nd Annual District Office Open House. Visit Assemblyman Jose Solorio and meet his staff. Enjoy beverages and hors d’oeuvres. Thursday, April 17, 2008…

See Your Angels Play… And Help OC Democrats Win!

Here’s something interesting I just found in my inbox from the Democratic Party of Orange County. Are you a big Angels fan? And do you love your local Democratic Party, Well, what if I told you there was a way to help BOTH? No, I’m not kidding. OC Democrats are going to the ball game,…

What Do YOU Think About Anaheim’s Affordable Housing Problem?

“This is to show our strength, to give us a voice so the council will listen to us,” said Jaime Ramirez, an unemployed auto parts distributor from Anaheim who joined the march [for affordable housing]. There was a rally near Angel Stadium yesterday organized by a coalition of community groups, churches and unions, aimed to…

What Do YOU Think About Sheriff Carona’s “Free” Legal Help?

It’s pure twaddle [...] It’s simply nonsense to suggest that volunteer time is a donation.” – Mike Schroeder “Where’d he get that idea? [...] I just don’t play favorites.” – Shirley Grindle Just as OC Sheriff Mike Carona faces enough scandal over his criminal charges, a new scandal emerges. Several top-notch white-collar defense attorneys, including…

What Do YOU Think: Do Hard Times Mean Less Fun Eating Out?

  “Consumers are cutting back on discretionary spending, so those brands that can carve out distinct brand positions are the ones that will win,” said Tim Pulido, president of Tustin-based Mimi’s Café.  And apparently, Mr. Pulido is taking his own statement quite seriously. That’s why he’s adding cocktail bars to his restaurants. Wait… What?! Cocktails…

What Do YOU Think About the South County Gang Injunctions?

“Nobody… wants gang activity or drug dealing in our neighborhoods,” said Adele Coronado Greely, a founder of CREER [a community advocacy group]. “In the same vein, nobody wants innocent children put on a list that harms their family.” There has been plenty of controversy about the use of gang injunctions to curb gang violence. It’s…