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Quirk-Silva Funds Orange County Veteran Cemetery

From the desk of Sharon Quirk-Silva in AD-65, this announcement: SACRAMENTO – Prior to the start of Memorial Day weekend, Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva (D-Fullerton) made the following statement on the inclusion of a $30 million allocation of funds in the 2017 California State Budget Report for an Orange County Veterans Cemetery. “This is a fitting…

Land Swap for Vet’s Cemetery Rears Its Ugly Head Again

Irvine Council member Christina Shea (R-Five Points) is bringing up a proposed land swap for the Veterans Cemetery and Memorial yet again at Tuesday’s City Council meeting. What the nutshell: FivePoints CEO Emile Haddad wants to swap industrial land not worth all that much acre for acre in exchange for prime land where the cemetery…

Irvine City Councilmember Melissa Fox Calls for Community Meeting in Response to Hate Crimes to Reaffirm Irvine’s Commitment to Serve and Protect All Residents

  IRVINE, CA — Irvine City Councilmember Melissa Fox has called on the Irvine City Council to hold a community meeting to reaffirm to Irvine’s richly diverse community that the City of lrvine and the Irvine Police Department will serve and protect all of Irvine’s residents with fairness, compassion and understanding. “Our City has a…

Chema and Newgent Fail Domain Name Test in Irvine

Republicans Dale Cheema, who is a candidate for Irvine City Council, and Mark Newgent a candidate for the Irvine Unified School bard, have both failed a basic test of running for office in the Internet age — both did not protect their own names from being hijacked by political operatives. If you go to www.dalecheema.com or www.marknewgent.com, you will discover…