Tag Archive for Santa Ana

Sanctuary Cities vs. Welcoming Cities

Dr. Jose F. Moreno’s contribution to the next Anaheim City Council agenda was to discuss the possibility of turning Anaheim into a “welcoming city” which created a measure of confusion when compared with Santa Ana’s declaration of becoming a “sanctuary city.” The difference is stark.  “Welcoming City” status, while referencing immigrants, seems to trend towards…

Tish Leon Remembers Santa Ana’s Steve McGuigan

Editor’s Note: Long time Santa Ana resident Steve McGuigan passed away on Sunday after a long battle with cancer.  He is mourned by many.  I’ve asked my friend Tish Leon to offer her thoughts on Steve’s life for our readers. Tish writes: Who was Steve McGuigan? Besides being a friend and a true believer of…

Register will Move to Anaheim in 2017

After 111 years, the Register will move its headquarters and editorial offices to Anaheim, just south of Angels Stadium off the 57 freeway.  The paper will continue to be published in Santa Ana but will eventually be printed at the chain’s press based in Riverside County. Here’s some details from the Register itself: “The Register’s…

Loretta Sanchez endorses Vince Sarmiento for Re-Election in Santa Ana

SANTA ANA – Santa Ana Councilmember Vicente Sarmiento announced today that U.S. Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez has formally endorsed his re-election to the Santa Ana City Council.  “I am proud to have Congresswoman Sanchez’s support and confidence,” said Sarmiento, who presently serves as the City’s Mayor Pro Tem.  “An asset to Orange County and our community,…