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Councilman Sarmiento says he lives in Santa Ana. Does he? Let us know because we are still getting complaints.

We’re still hearing that City Councilmember Vincente Sarmiento doesn’t live in Santa Ana. Apparently he lives outside of the city and his family isn’t involved with any of the local schools, parent organizations, sport teams, churches and the list goes on… Do you know anything more about this? Email us at sarmientosays@gmail.com and let us…

Saddleback High School joins the elite ranks of International Baccalaureate World Class schools

SAUSD: Saddleback High School from B43Productions on Vimeo. Saddleback High School joins elite ranks of International Baccalaureate (IB) World Class schools Rigorous program to help SAUSD close achievement gap with Latino and low-income students (April 21, 2017) – Saddleback High School has been named an International Baccalaureate (IB) World Class school, a prestigious honor awarded…

Woman gets four years in prison for crashing a stolen car into an SAPD police car

Daisy Oropeza, a 22-year-old woman, pleaded guilty Friday, April 21, and was immediately sentenced to four years in prison for ramming a stolen sedan into a squad car during a police pursuit in Santa Ana, according to the O.C. Register. Oropeza must not have had much of a defense available as she ended up accepting…

$40 million fraudulent medical billing and kickback operation shut down

26 DOCTORS, PHARMACISTS, AND BUSINESS OWNERS CHARGED IN $40 MILLION KICKBACK SCHEME *13,000 patients affected in statewide workers’ comp fraud ORANGE COUNTY, Calif. — Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones and Orange County District Attorney (OCDA) Tony Rackauckas announced a shutdown of a $40 million fraudulent medical billing and kickback operation with the filing of charges against…