This afternoon, Representative Harley Rouda (CA-48) issued the following statement in response to reports that President Trump intends to declare a National Emergency with respect to the southern border: “The President’s apparent decision to declare a National Emergency is yet another temper tantrum. By going through with this decision, President
Sen. Bill Dodd, D-Napa, introduced legislation that would help Californians with disabilities save for their financial futures while streamlining accounting requirements for small businesses. “I’m committed to improving the quality of life for people with disabilities,” said Sen. Dodd, who wrote legislation in 2017 to improve the state’s CalABLE program.
Centralia School District is proud to announce Special Education Instructional Assistant Jan Gandola as a School Hero by Parenting OC Magazine. OC Parenting Magazine honored 25 teachers, 25 school employees and 10 family favorite finalists from Orange County at their 2019 School Heroes Awards Reception at the Bowers Museum, sponsored
Comedian Taylor Tomlinson will headline at The Rec Room in Huntington Beach on Thursday, Feb. 28 at 8 p.m. Tickets are now on sale. Taylor Tomlinson began stand-up comedy when she was just 16 years old. Since then, the writer and actress has been featured on Netflix, “Laughs TV Show,”
Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) yesterday, joining with Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) and 12 House colleagues, introduced legislation to protect imperiled seabirds from international fishing threats while increasing ongoing seabird conservation efforts in the United States and abroad. The Albatross and Petrel Conservation Act would implement the Agreement on the Conservation
The OC Health Care Agency (HCA) has issued the 2019 Award of Excellence to 3,239 Orange County food facilities to recognize local businesses for their outstanding food safety and sanitation practices during 2018. “Orange County’s restaurants bring a diverse and special experience to our quality of life,” said Chairwoman Lisa
With coordination and support from the California Military Department, the Orange County Armory Emergency Shelter Program in Santa Ana and Fullerton is operating on a 24-hour basis beginning February 14 through Saturday morning to provide shelter and protection to the homeless community during the current and predicted rain. Due to
“Walk out on the union, not the kids”: A California Policy Center social media advertisement delivered during the Los Angeles teachers strike. Memo to anyone still wondering about the impact of the Supreme Court’s landmark 2018 decision in Janus v AFSCME: Wonder no more. Despite a surging economy, union membership
If you’re going to achieve your important financial goals, you’ll need to build an appropriate investment portfolio. But that’s only part of the story – because you also need to protect what you have, what you earn and what you’d like to leave behind. That’s why it’s a good idea
As our readers slosh across parking lots and mop up leaks, the California drought’s looking good halfway through February 2019. Here is the latest from the California Drought Monitor, as of Tuesday, February 12: We’ll have to wait for next week’s update to see if this week’s big storm (fueled
Weather in northwest Orange County for Friday, February 15, 2019: Today: Showers likely, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of
If you are the property owner of a designated historic landmark or home located within a historic district in Long Beach, you may qualify and apply to receive economic incentives for the preservation of your historic property. The City is accepting applications for the 2019 Mills Act Property Tax Abatement
Try adding these five healthier choices to your diet to combat seasonal affective disorder (SAD). The change of seasons brings more than just a shift in the weather. The colder temperatures and shorter days may also create a darkness of emotions for people with seasonal affective disorder, known as SAD.