Lodi Councilman Arrested for Election Crimes

Sheriff’s officials say they found dozens of ballots at the councilman’s house and dozens of voters registered to his address. 

Brittany M. 02/20/2023 - 8:21 AM
FBI Raids Home of Compton Councilman, Baldwin Park City Attorney in Cannabis Corruption Probe

The FBI has opened an investigation into dealings between the City of Baldwin Park and the cannabis industry.

Brittany M. 11/05/2020 - 4:11 AM
California Contract Cities Association Mourning the Loss of Two Members

Bellflower City Councilman Joseph Ronald “Ron” Schnablegger and former Palmdale City Councilman Mike Dispenza both passed away this week.

Brittany M. 10/31/2018 - 3:35 PM
Business Relationship Between Newport Mayor, Councilman Raises Questions
Former City Councilman Keith Curry notes that Duffield and Peotter both voted to ban a medical marijuana cultivation, distribution, and processing facility in Newport Beach three years ago. “Now we find out that not only are they in business together, they’re in a pot business together.”
Brittany M. 10/22/2018 - 9:22 PM
Sunday Sermon Lands Councilman in Hot Water

Muslim advocates say Corona City Councilman Randy Fox is guilty of bigoted language worthy of censure. Fox, a church pastor, says he was just exercising his first amendment right to free speech from the pulpit of his church.

Brittany M. 10/08/2018 - 5:46 PM
Laguna Beach Councilman Drops Re-Election Bid

Mayor Pro Tem Rob Zur Schmiede says he must take care of his brother.

Brittany M. 09/18/2018 - 5:32 AM
Shunned by Both Parties, El Cajon Councilman Says He’ll Join the Federalists

There’s never a dull moment on the El Cajon City Council, thanks to Bessmon “Ben” Kalasho.

Brittany M. 08/23/2018 - 5:35 AM
Anti-Military Rant Lands Pico Rivera Councilman in Hot Water

We're still waiting for an apology.

Brittany M. 01/30/2018 - 4:50 AM