Tag Archive for Krom

Krom/Kang Announce Campaign KickOff in Irvine

Received via email:  We hope you got your invitation to the Kick-off Event and Fundraiser for Sukhee Kang for Mayor and Beth Krom for City Council in the mail and are planning to attend. Here are the details: Wednesday, May 7th 6-8 p.m. Four Seasons Restaurant 14120 Culver Drive, Ste. H Heritage Square Shopping Center…

Elect a Mayor, Not a Class President

City elections are not a race for student council; unlike the 2006 race, when upstart John Duong entered just before the bell and Frank Mickadeit’s column on him scared away other Republicans, the two lead candidates for Mayor have made this race a known matchup for several weeks now. Council member Christina Shea will face…

Veteran’s Day Ceremony in Irvine

Dear Friends, I hope you will join me in observing Veterans Day at a special ceremony honoring our veterans hosted by the City of Irvine.  Here are the details: Sunday, November 11, 10 – 11 a.m. Colonel Bill Barber Marine Corps Memorial Park Formal Garden Area (4 Civic Center Plaza) Light refreshments will be served…

What Do YOU Think: How’s the Great Park Doing?

(Image courtesy of OC Register) “(This agreement) adds one more brick to the solid financial foundation of the Orange County Great Park.” That was Irvine City Council Member and Great Park Board Chair Larry Agran, quoted by The Register about the Great Park Board’s decision to approve a deal to give the Great Park $134…

It isn’t Oversight, it’s Obstruction

Under the category of Thin Skinned Republicans comes a letter to the Irvine World News from Irvine City Council member Christina Shea, the council member best known for attacking any idea the council majority has but still showing up for the photo op for the groundbreaking.  Of course, Shea and fellow council member Stephen Choi…

Waiting for Duong’s denial

    Regular readers know that Irvine isn’t really my thing.  Dan C. has that covered—but Dan’s in New York on business, so I thought I would post a quick observation regarding the Irvine Mayor race. Duong released a statement yesterday (read it at OCBlog.net) where he claims to be upset over a mailer that…