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Why Manhattan Beach’s City Manager Was Placed on Leave

CityNews - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 06:53

A few more details have come to light about Manhattan Beach's sudden decision to place its city manager on leave. 

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Atwater Mayor Wants a Deeper Look Into New Interim City Manager’s Past

CityNews - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 06:37

Much ado about nothing?

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Snooping, Threats, and Political Favors: Voice of OC Obtains Shocking Claims of Corruption Against Westminster Officials

CityNews - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 06:29

The allegations are contained in an internal claim filed by the city’s former police chief.

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Rash of Sting Ray Attacks Prompts Warnings in Huntington Beach

CityNews - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 06:15

Can you do the stingray shuffle?

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City Sues to Void Election Results Tipped by Felons

CityNews - Thu, 01/04/2018 - 06:01

In November 2016, a group of felons at the Coalinga State Hospital helped tilt the outcome of a campaign to increase the city’s sales tax. Now, the city is suing to void the results of the election, which resulted in the termination of dozens of city employees.

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A Look at California’s First Day of Legal Pot Sales

CountyNews - Tue, 01/02/2018 - 06:43

Recreational pot sales had their official debut in California on Monday and, for the most part, sales appeared to go off without a hitch.

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The Trouble With Hate Crime Statistics: Not Enough Jurisdictions Participate

CountyNews - Tue, 01/02/2018 - 06:38

Among those that do, confusion reigns.

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Allegations Against Problem Deputies Takes L.A. Sheriff by Surprise

CountyNews - Tue, 01/02/2018 - 06:30

McDonnell himself learned about the allegations from the L.A. Times.

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California Narrowly Avoided a Christmas Day Terror Attack

CountyNews - Tue, 01/02/2018 - 06:26

Here's what we have learned about a thwarted attack on San Francisco.

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Employment Contract or Lifetime Guarantee? The Provisions of Baldwin Park Police Chief’s Hiring Are Downright Bizarre.

CityNews - Mon, 01/01/2018 - 09:22

Unless he commits a felony, Chief Michael Taylor can’t be fired.

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Madera City Manager Resigns

CityNews - Mon, 01/01/2018 - 09:00

David Tooley has retired. His decision comes amid harsh criticism over city leaders’ salaries.

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A Year in Review: Our Top 10 Stories of 2017

CityNews - Tue, 12/19/2017 - 02:57

Let's do the time warp again. 

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Here’s How You can Help Those Affected by the Recent Wildfires

CityNews - Tue, 12/19/2017 - 02:53
It's the season of giving.Tags: Featured
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Manhattan Beach Places Manager on Leave

CityNews - Tue, 12/19/2017 - 02:28

The Police Chief is leaving. The Fire Chief is leaving. Two high-level positions have been cut. And now, City Manager Mark Danaj has been placed on leave. Why?

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Oxnard City Manager Takes Job in Vallejo

CityNews - Tue, 12/19/2017 - 02:20

Oxnard, which is already undergoing some significant changes and uncertainties, is now losing its city manager to Vallejo.

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Fresno Councilman Under Fire for White Nationalist Retweet

CityNews - Tue, 12/19/2017 - 02:08

Steve Brandau says he wasn’t aware he was retweeting words from a white nationalist.

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