Tag Archive for Irvine Community News & Views

Irvine pays Irvine Community News & Views $350K over Free Speech Lawsuit

For Irvine’s right wingers and certain developers with millions to spend to buy city councilors and the mayor, Larry Agran is Irvine’s biggest boogeyman.  And Irvine Community News & Views is Agran’s “fake newspaper” which publishes “fake news” right? Wrong. In America, anyone with a printing press can publish a newspaper and ICNV publishes news…

Agran on Vets Cemetery & Memorial

Larry Agran

Governor Jerry Brown will come to Irvine this week to tour the two locations for a proposed Veteran’s Cemetery and Memorial; the original site at the Great Park and the location near the El Toro Y that developer FivePoint has offered to swap acre for acre — in spite of the fact the value of…

FPPC exonerates Mary Ann Gaido, Irvine Community News & Views and TheLiberalOC from Gang Chen Complaint

The Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) has cleared Irvine Mayoral candidate Mary Ann Gaido, the Irvine Community News & Views and TheLiberalOC after a complaint from Irvine Mayoral candidate Gang Chen over his charges of free and favorable coverage. According to the September 7 letter, the FPPC’s letter to Gang Chen had this: “You alleged…

Irvine’s Gang Chen Files FPPC Complaint Against TheLiberalOC and Irvine Community News & Views

Irvine Republican Mayoral candidate Gang Chen (pronounced that “Gong” or find “Gary Chen” on Facebook) has filed a formal Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) complaint against TheLiberalOC and Irvine Community News & Views but his target is Democratic candidate for Mayor, Mary Ann Gaido.  Chen’s complaint is TheLiberalOC and ICNV are that we are providing…

Gang War Declared in Irvine; Chen Threatens Council with Recall

Irvine mayoral candidate Gang Chen, still upset about the Irvine City Council’s refusal to vote for the Veteran’s Cemetery and Memorial landswap that would enrich FivePoint by hundreds of millions of dollars, has written every member of the Irvine City Council — except Christina Shea — threatening to recall the four who didn’t back Shea’s…

Irvine Community News & Views Sues City

The Irvine Community News & Views, a publication that started as a slate mailer and resumed publishing as a non-profit organization, has sued the City of Irvine for alleged violations of the City’s Free Speech Ordinance.  The paper is not available in Irvine City Hall with other free distribution publications like OC Family, the Irvine…