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During the March 23rd Board meeting, the Orange County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved two resolutions, one from Chairman Andrew Do, First District, titled “Orange County Board of Supervisors Commitment to Action Against Racism” and the other from Supervisor Lisa Bartlett, Fifth District, titled “County of Orange Stands in Solidarity …continue reading

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Dear Editor: In Orange County, there are thousands of political yard signs, window signs, and banners expressing support for certain candidates and enmity for others. It’s been part of our American republic for decades. An unfortunate aspect that seems to be developing is petty and theft and vandalism of signs. …continue reading

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Building upon the success of California’s first-in-the-nation earthquake alert system, Governor Gavin Newsom today announced, in partnership with Google, that the forthcoming update to the company’s Android operating system will incorporate California’s earthquake early warning technology into all Android phones. The system will use the same data feed to receive …continue reading

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Partner organizations and members of the community were invited Monday, June 29 to celebrate the grand opening of the Buena Park Navigation Center at 6494 Caballero Blvd. The 149-bed facility, set to help transition homeless neighbors off the street and into temporary housing, will begin accepting residents this week. Residents …continue reading

State Senator Moorlach gets to say "I told you so!" over California's attempted end-run around recent changes to federal tax law.

Senator John M. W. Moorlach (R-Costa Mesa) announced today that he has amended SB 990 to suspend AB 5 — the law enacted last year that prohibits many Californians from doing business as independent contractors. “Californians should be free from the chains of this AB 5 nonsense,” Moorlach said. Senate …continue reading

Michelle Steel, Chairwoman of the Orange County Board of Supervisors worked together with Treasurer-Tax Collector, Shari Freidenrich to review late penalties and fees for property owners in Orange County. This individual review would be for reasons related to the COVID-19 outbreak. Property owners will be able to submit a request …continue reading