RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Elections

A collection of news and information related to Elections published by this site and its partners.

Top Elections Articles

Displaying items 109-120
  • Commentary: Stop the charter city madness

    Just a few months ago, Costa Mesa held a charter election that cost taxpayers hundreds of thousands of dollars. After hearing all the arguments, voters rejected a risky move to change our fundamental form of government. Although a resounding 60% of...
  • Harbor has first principal input meeting

    A parent of two students at Newport Harbor High School placed two green stickers next to a tacked-up piece of paper with the words "Athletic Development" written on it. The colored dots indicated what Jeff Newman and other parents thought were the...
  • ExplorOcean names new chief executive

    Newport Beach nonprofit ExplorOcean announced Monday that its former board chairman will take over as the interactive museum's chief executive. Tom Pollack, a Dana Point resident, will assume the role immediately. He will continue to serve as director of...
  • New Charter Committee's first meeting scheduled

    The Costa Mesa charter debate is set to begin again later this month with the inaugural meeting of a group whose goal is to create the constitution-like document. The 13-member Charter Committee is scheduled to meet at 6 p.m. June 26 in the Emergency...
  • O.C. supervisors oppose proposed ban on fire rings

    The Orange County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday formally opposed a call by air-quality regulators to snuff out beach bonfires in much of Southern California. Supervisors urged the South Coast Air Quality Managment District to drop a proposed ban on...
  • Costa Mesa council split on charter

    The talking points, debates and wounds of November were made fresh again at City Hall on Tuesday as the City Council explored new directions to create a city charter. Following the general election's sound defeat of the contested document that would...
  • Mailbag: Headline wrongly implies support for a hotel [corrected]

    Re. "Newport hotel wins vast support," (April 24): A front-page article in the Daily Pilot shows a headline that claims Newport residents overwhelmingly support a hotel on the site of the old City Hall. This is very misleading, given that there were...
  • Commentary: Tell us why we should become a charter city

    It has only been six months since the first proposed Costa Mesa city charter was defeated by 60% of the voters, but on Tuesday the Costa Mesa City Council held a study session with the first question being, "Should Costa Mesa pursue becoming a charter...
  • UCI students approve fee to help newspaper

    UC Irvine's campus newspaper will stay in print thanks to students who approved a new registration fee at the ballot box this week. Staff of the New University student newspaper had been campaigning for a 99-cent per quarter fee to finance printing,...
  • Mailbag: 'Rodney the Rooster' is waking up Newport Beach

    For the last 10 days Animal Control has been trying to catch Rodney the Rooster (our name for him). He's constantly looking for a place to roost for the night and then he's up at 4:30 a.m. or earlier, greeting the morning with his cock a doodle doos. All...
  • Mailbag: Support for Fire Chief Arnold's plan

    Our interim fire chief, Tom Arnold, has proposed a plan that will increase response times and coverage, will save money and will generate a cost-recovery program for our city ("The anatomy of a deal," Sept. 30). Arnold has employed sophisticated...
  • Corona del Mar Today: Toy Boat store to stay open, owner says

    A cash mob may have saved Toy Boat Toy Boat Toy Boat, which was scheduled to close this week but instead remains open with brisk business, its owner said. "We thought we would be packing up right now," Lori Curtin said in an interview, squeezed between...