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Barry Bonds when he played for the San Francisco Giants. Photo courtesy of Wikipedia.

Hearing for Barry Bonds scheduled for Sept. 18

An en banc re-hearing before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in the case of US V. Barry Bonds has been scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 18, at 2 p.m. in San Francisco. An en banc re-hearing allows the petitioner to plead his ca...
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Cypress City Council approves additional thoroughbred racing at LARC

During their regular meeting on Monday, August 25, the Cypress City Council held a public hearing regarding a request to allow additional thoroughbred racing dates at Los Alamitos Race Course (LARC). A number of individuals add...
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HHS releases unaccompanied immigrant children to sponsors in Orange County

According to the federal Office of Refugee Resettlement, part of the Department of Health and Human Services, has released a total of 37,477 unaccompanied illegal immigrant children to sponsors between Jan. 1, 2014, and July 31...
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Dots to Donate: Pink dot license plate rebranding to Donate Life

Donate Life California announces the Pink Dot Plate featuring the pink “DONOR” dot is now called the Donate Life Plate and features the blue and green Donate Life logo, the national symbol for organ, eye and tissue donation...
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Cypress City Council makes decision regarding new solid waste franchise

During their meeting on Monday, August 25, the Cypress City Council heard the recommendations made by consultant firm Sloan Vazquez regarding the companies that submitted service proposals for solid waste and recycling. For the...
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Dr. Jose Moreno, candidate for Anaheim City Council in 2014, and his wife, Lorena. Courtesy photo.

Anaheim City School District Board President kicks off campaign for City Council

After an eventful week on the campaign trail, Anaheim City School District Board President and City Council Candidate Dr. Jose F. Moreno hosted a lively and successful Campaign Kick-Off event Thursday evening to celebrate the l...
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LAHS student Madelyn Joseph speaks to Republican women

New and prospective members gathered at the Seal Beach home of Margene Walz, president of the Rossmoor-Los Alamitos Republican Women Federated (RWF). The second annual new membership welcome luncheon, hosted by the Club’s boa...
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Another Second Amendment victory in California

In a just-released decision, Jeff Silvester, et al., v. Kamala Harris, Attorney General of California, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of California has ruled that California’s ten-day waiting period...
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California State Senator Huff talks about a hidden gas tax

Senate Republican Leader Bob Huff (R-Diamond Bar) raises the red flag about a hidden gasoline tax in his Capitol Comment for the week of Aug. 18, 2014. Senate Republicans are working to stop this “hidden gas tax” that is su...
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Dinesh D’Souza to speak to 405-605 Tea Party Patriots in September

Join the 405-605 Tea Party Patriots on Sept. 16 at Rush Park Auditorium, 3001 Blume Dr. in Rossmoor at 7 p.m. Our speaker will be Dinesh D’Souza, author of the current #1 Best Seller America: Imagine a World Without Her a...
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Stop the 405 toll-lane money grab

Here we go again. Critics successfully convinced the Orange County Transportation Authority to shelve the 405 toll-lanes proposal, but now Caltrans is backing the idea and hopes to use Orange County sales tax revenue to tax us ...
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Long Beach Tech Director to retire next month

Curtis Tani, Director of the City of Long Beach Department of Technology Services, has announced his plans to retire, effective Sept. 12, 2014. “Curtis has served our city admirably by modernizing and expanding our use of...
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Los Alamitos City Council appoints three Council candidates

On Wednesday August 20, 2014, the City Council voted to appoint three candidates and cancel the 2014 City of Los Alamitos Election. At the close of the filing period August 13, 2014, the City of Los Alamitos had three nominees ...
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Jon Peat, candidate for Cypress City Council. Courtesy photo.

Candidate statement: Jon Peat, Cypress City Council

Jon Peat is running for election to one of three open seats on the Cypress City Council. Mr. Peat responded to our invitation, extended at a recent City Council meeting, to all local candidates to send us a photo and a statemen...
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