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Supervisor Andrew Do seeks volunteers for the First 5 O.C. Children and Families Commission

Orange County Supervisor Andrew Do is seeking volunteers to help promote early childhood education and health programs by serving on the First 5 Orange County Children and Families Commission. “By providing early access to proper health and education, we can have a profound and meaningful impact on a child’s life,” said Supervisor Andrew Do, who…

Sen. Moorlach responds to Gov. Newsom’s plan to use the Fairview Developmental Center as a homeless shelter

COSTA MESA – Earlier today Gov. Gavin Newsom announced that he intends to use Fairview Developmental Center in Costa Mesa as a site to house the homeless. This announcement comes on the heels of his State of the State address on Wednesday in which he discussed the need to solve California’s growing homelessness crisis. In…

Governor Newsom makes State-owned properties available for emergency homeless housing

SACRAMENTO – A day after meeting with officials from cities across California on the front lines of the homelessness crisis, Governor Gavin Newsom today highlighted the 286 state-owned properties available to local governments to use for homelessness solutions. The Governor called on local leaders to review the sites available in their regions and invited officials to work with…

Frida Cinema to present ‘Home for Mom’ on Sunday, Feb. 23, through a City Arts Grant

The first in a series of events at The Frida Cinema funded through the City of Santa Ana’s Investing in the Artist grant program will take place on Sunday, Feb. 23. The Breath of Fire Latina Theater Ensemble will present a free screening and performance of “Home for Mom,” a digital musical series about three…