Category Archives: Uncategorized

Fullerton police and firefighters get a big return on their campaign contributions

When Jan Flory ran for city council in 2012, she emphatically stated during a candidate forum sponsored by the League of Women Voters that she was running to “protect city employees.” The Fullerton Police Officers’ Association (FPOA) spent $60,000 during … Continue reading

Posted in City Council, Doug Chaffee, Fullerton Firefighters Association, Fullerton Police Officers Association, Jan Flory, Jennifer Fitzgerald, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Fullerton City Hall is closed today for another three-day weekend

City Hall Closure Dates 2016 January – 1*, 15, 29 February – 12, 15*, 26 March – 11, 25 April – 8, 22 May – 6, 20, 30* June – 3, 17 July – 1, 4*, 15, 29 August – … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Quote of the Day regarding the Declaration of Independence

About the Declaration there is a finality that is exceedingly restful. It is often asserted that the world has made a great deal of progress since 1776, that we have had new thoughts and new experiences which have given us … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Renovating a home in California is about to cost more

By Julie Cart, CALmatters | Owning a home in California could get more complicated starting next year with a new law intended to cut energy consumption, partly by increasing the efficiency of home heating, cooling and lighting systems. The legislation … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Daylight Saving Time: A Government Annoyance

By James Alexander Webb, Mises Institute | On March 13 Americans will, in their tolerant nature, acquiesce once again to a government initiated (and hardly popular) loss of one hour, and the setting of clocks out of sync with our … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

The draining of Laguna Lake is on tonight’s council agenda

By Barry Levinson | Laguna Lake is Item #3 on tonight’s city council meeting agenda. The meeting starts at 6:30 pm. There are two things I hope we can accomplish by showing up en masse and letting our council know … Continue reading

Posted in City Council, Uncategorized, Water | Comments Off

Save Laguna Lake — Fullerton’s treasure

By Barry Levinson | It is with great urgency that I write this article. On Monday, May 11, 2015 a joint meeting of the Park and Recreation Committee and the Energy Resource Management Committee approved a far reaching proposal to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

May 3rd is California’s real tax day

By Andy Koenig, The Orange County Register | California’s real tax day isn’t April 15th. It’s May 3rd. On that day, the state’s taxpayers have finally made enough money to pay their total tax burden for the year, according to … Continue reading

Posted in Taxes, Uncategorized | Comments Off

Midterm election results are in. Who cares?

Neither Republicans nor Democrats consistently protect something far more important than either party: individual liberty. By John Stossel, Reason | I watch election results to gauge whether America has become freer or more tyrannical. It’s hard to know whether Tuesday’s … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

$11.8 billion in new school bonds will be on California’s November ballot

Concerned About Local Government Debt, the California Policy Center Seeks to Increase Public Awareness of How Municipal Bonds Work The California Policy Center has just released some preliminary findings from an ongoing study of school bond financing. The complete study … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off