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Orange County Supervisor John Moorlach makes a point while speaking to members of the Cypress Chamber of Commerce on November 11, 2014. Photo by C.E.H. Wiedel.

Voter registration deadline looms for special election in 37th California State Senate District

The deadline to register to vote in the March 17, 2015 37th Senate District Special Primary Election is Monday, March 2, 2015. Online voter registration is available, which allows new voters to complete the entire process onlin...
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Albertsons shopping center on the northeast corner of Valley View St. and Lincoln Ave. in Buena Park. Photo by C.E.H. Wiedel.

Ban of plastic grocery bags suspended after repeal measure qualifies

After a signature check conducted by California county registrars, Secretary of State Alex Padilla today announced the qualification of a ballot measure to repeal Senate Bill 270, legislation passed in 2014 to ban plastic retai...
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First District Supervisorial District recount ends with no change

Former Senator Lou Correa has ended the recount in the Board of Supervisors’ First District Special Election contest. The recount began Monday, February 9, 2015. Mr. Correa made the original request following the certific...
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Orange County Supervisor John Moorlach makes a point while speaking to members of the Cypress Chamber of Commerce on November 11, 2014. Photo by C.E.H. Wiedel.

John Moorlach sweeps up independent Lincoln Club endorsements

A significant group of Lincoln Club officers, board members, and past presidents have endorsed John Moorlach in his bid for the state senate seat left vacant by Mimi Walters election to the United States Congress. The group of ...
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Kurt Schlichter to speak at Rush Park Auditorium in Rossmoor

Please join the 405-605 Tea Party Patriots on Feb. 17 at Rush Park Auditorium, 3001 Blume Dr. in Rossmoor at 7 p.m. for our first quarterly community meeting in 2015. Our speaker will be Kurt Schlichter, a writer of conservativ...
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Reenactor Marcia Harris to bring presidential history to life for Republican Women

Members and guests will step back into history when Marcia Harris transcends time to share anecdotes about some of America’s outstanding presidents at the Saturday, Feb. 21 Rossmoor-Los Alamitos Republican Women Federated mee...
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Photo by C.E.H. Wiedel taken at the regular Cypress City Council meeting on November 24, 2014. Shown left to right are Councilman Rob Johnson (now Mayor); Mayor Leroy Mills (now off the Council); John Moorlach; Councilwoman Mariellen Yarc (now Mayor Pro Tem); Councilman Doug Bailey (now off the Countil); and Councilman Prakash Narain, M.D. (now off the Council).

Now we know John Moorlach’s next move

On Tuesday, Jan. 27, newly elected Secretary of State Alex Padilla certified the list of candidates who will appear on the March 17 Special Primary Election ballot for the 37th Senate District. The news release just landed in m...
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First District Supervisor special election results certified

Registrar of Voters Neal Kelley has just certified the official results of the Orange County Board of Supervisors’ First District Special Election held on January 27, 2015. Total turnout from the election was 22.6% with 1...
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SoCalGas points to report suggesting use of low-carbon gas to reduce pollution

As California policymakers move toward environmentally focused energy goals, including increased reliance on renewable sources, a new study by Energy Environmental Economics (E3) consulting suggests that low-carbon gas fuels ar...
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Special election to fill OC Supervisor seat vacated by Janet Nguyen very close

As of 5:07 p.m. last night, the Orange County Registrar showed the frontrunners in the election to 239 votes apart: County Supervisor First District, Short Term Completed Precincts: 101 of 101 Name Vote Count Percentage ANDREW ...
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Assemblywoman Kim responds to DMV’s reversal on commercial license plates for ride share drivers

Assemblywoman Young Kim, R-Fullerton, today issued a statement in response to the California Department of Motor Vehicles’ decision to reverse its controversial requirement that ride share drivers have commercial license plat...
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Republican Central Committee of Orange County elects new chairman and officers

Hon. Fred Whitaker, issued a statement regarding his election to Chairman of the Republican Party of Orange County for the 2015/16 term. “I am humbled to be selected as the next Chairman of Republican Party, here in Orange Co...
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OC Republicans name Travis Allen 2014 Legislator of the Year

Assemblyman Travis Allen (R-Huntington Beach) was honored by the Republican Party of Orange County with the 2014 Legislator of the Year Award. The award highlights the Assemblyman’s desire to help maintain and build Orange Co...
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Pictured are members of the La Palma-Cerritos Branch of the AAUW who are sponsoring a Candidates Forum for the Cerritos City Council as a public service on Monday, February 9, 2015 at the Cerritos City Council Chambers. Left to right are Sondra Cohen, Dorothy Edwards and Harriet Moses. Cohen and Moses are Public Policy Co-Chairs for the AAUW and Edwards will be the moderator of the Candidates Forum. Photo courtesy of Edna Ethington.

University Women to sponsor Cerritos Council candidate forum on Feb. 9

The La Palma-Cerritos American Association of University Women (AAUW) will sponsor a candidates forum for the Cerritos City Council as a public service on Monday, Feb. 9, 2015 in Cerritos City Council Chambers, 183rd St. and Bl...
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