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Local Millennial prog rock band will debut their new album in Santa Ana on May 6

A band in Southern Orange County called The Taco Truck is holding a release party at Recess Studios in Santa Ana on May 6, 2017, at 2700 South Main St., in Santa Ana. Doors open at 6:30, and the show starts at 7:00 p.m. Taco Truck just released their most recent album, “Lexell’s Guide” on April 14,…

Deputy Chief Jim Schnabl, an H.R. guy, is the new Acting Police Chief of the SAPD

Deputy Chief Jim Schnabl has been selected as the new Acting Police Chief of the SAPD, according to a message sent to SAPD employees by outgoing Chief Carlos Rojas, who resigned when he was hired to serve as the new Chief of the BART Police in San Francisco. Schnabl has been running the SAPD’s Administrative…

Mayor Pro Tem Martinez reacts to the effort to recall her pro-gang City Council colleagues

Santa Ana Mayor Pro Tem Michele Martinez reacted to the announcement that efforts are underway to recall her pro-gang colleagues on the Santa Ana City Council, in a rambling post on Facebook today: I am being told that various members of the Santa Ana City Council are being threatened by a recall because of recent…

McFadden Intermediate to celebrate the opening of their new Math/STEM building on 4/28

McFadden Intermediate School Community to Celebrate Opening of Math/STEM Building with Public Ribbon Cutting Ceremony The building has 10 classrooms and a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) lab (April 27, 2017) – The McFadden Intermediate School community will celebrate the opening of its new building and outdoor learning environment at a public Ribbon Cutting Ceremony…