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  • Commentary: Supporters of gay rights should avoid the GOP

    In 1854 residents of Ripon, Ill., helped form the Republican Party. They were abolitionists who stood squarely for civil rights in an era when many people lived in slavery. The Grand Old Party championed the rights of slaves and women.
  • Commentary: Battling climate change begins at home

    When it comes to climate change, most of us look at gridlocked Washington, or read about the science wars, and think, what can one individual do? The answer, increasingly and surprisingly, is that individuals are already making a difference — in...

    House bill could produce savings on customs services at JWA

    A House bill backed by three members of Congress from Orange County would make John Wayne Airport a designated port of entry, meaning potential savings for the airport, airlines and passengers because JWA would no longer have to reimburse the federal...

    Mailbag: Maintain the Westside's industrial character

    Re: "Vintage car museum gets green light from Costa Mesa planners," (Jan. 27): The original building at 729 Farad St. was built in 1969 by Baxter & Cicero Sailmakers to be a sail loft. This was a bustling time for the boat-building industry in Costa...

    New candidate in race for state Senate

    A Laguna Niguel woman has entered the race for the state Senate seat representing the 37th District, according to county registrar data. Naz Namazi, 47, joins two other Republicans in vying for the seat vacated by Mimi Walters, who was elected last year...