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Nelida Mendoza will run again for Santa Ana’s Ward 6 in the May Special Recall Election

Nelida Mendoza ran against Santa Ana Ward 6 City Councilwoman Ceci Iglesias back in 2018, garnering just over 18,000 votes. Mendoza lost but has announced that she is going to run again in the upcoming May 19 Special Recall Election. Mendoza is currently a member of the Rancho Santiago Community College District’s Board of Trustees.…

Attorney and Democratic Party activist announces her campaign for the Santa Ana City Council’s Ward 6

Thai Viet Phan, a woman who describes herself as a homeowner and long-time resident, has already announced her campaign for Ward 6 of the Santa Ana City Council, which will be up for grabs on May 19 when a Special Recall election will be held as the Santa Ana Police Officers Association tries to oust…

Suspect wanted for lewd conduct with a child arrested by the SAPD

Suspect Alejandro Peralta Ocampo (28) is now in custody after being posted on social media for #WantedWedneday on 02/19. Thanks to community members who called the police and led them to Ocampo who was sitting in his vehicle on Townsend Street. Suspect Ocampo was then arrested and booked to the Santa Ana Jail without incident.

South Main Corridor development public meeting set for Feb. 25

Santa Ana neighborhoods are invited to a community meeting with City of Santa Ana Community Development, Planning & Building, and Public Works to learn about the project updates for the South Main Street Corridor Project. The project is two miles along South Main Street between First Street and Warner Avenue. The meeting details are as…