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I am not running

Thursday, August 7th, 2014 @ 7:02PM

All, Thank you for your support.  After much thought, I have decided not file to become an official candidate for City Council.  As some of you know, I have been asking others to run for at least the last few months, in hopes that I could offload the task– if…

Monday, July 21st, 2014

Fireworks and Newport

The Newport Beach Indy article included a quote from me about fireworks, saying: “I support safe and sane fireworks for...

Tuesday, July 8th, 2014

Tonight’s City Council Meeting

Tonight’s city council meeting has several things on the agenda. Here are two issues that particularly stand out to me:...


The Issues

Thursday, February 13th, 2014 @ 5:38PM

Petition: Keep Our Fire Rings Burning Wood!

On Tuesday, February 11th, the Newport Council banned burning firewood in the fire rings.  Yes — seriously. Beginning March 12th, you will only be able to burn charcoal in Newport’s beloved fire rings.  Anyone want to huddle the family around the Weber BBQ?  Yeah– it doesn’t sound like fun to…