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What Do YOU Think: Should Laguna Hills Ban Medical Marijuana Dispensaries?

This morning, I found something interesting in The Register. Apparently on Tuesday, the Laguna Hills City Council approved the introduction of an ordinance banning the distribution of medical marijuana. Specifically, the city is afraid of seeing medical marijuana dispensaries open in town.  Now why would the city be afraid? With the legal uncertainties and concerns…

Buzzing Trung

I love the Total Buzz blog, except for today where Regster politicial reporter Marty Wisckoll dediced to get failed District 1 supervisor’s candidate Trung Nguyen’s take on the “Taking to the Street” fiasco.  Trung’s response is also a thinly-veiled attack on Janet and perhaps some advice he ought to follow on his own.  See the…

State Budget Impasse… Over?

Senate Republican Leader Dick AckermanÂ’s office is reporting that he and Senate Democrat Leader Don Perata have reached a tentative deal on the state budget. That’s what Brian Joseph is now reporting at The Register. We don’t yet know the details of the deal. We don’t yet know whether both the Democratic and Republican caucuses…

What Do YOU Think: Bolsa Chica, One Year Later?

One year ago today, something amazing happened. For the first time in over a century, the Bolsa Chica Wetlands were reunited with the Pacific Ocean. And one year later, The Register takes a look at all the progress made. So what do YOU think about all the progress made at the wetlands? Are you happy…

Pension Opinions

There were a few letters and commentaries posted in the Orange County Register over the weekend related to Moorlach’s raid on Deputy Sheriff pensions.  My apologies for getting them to you so late. OCRegister.com – Do cops make too much money? Local columnist Gordon Dillow wonders if pensions are too high for police officers and…