Every 15 minutes someone is killed in an alcohol related traffic accident. That someone could be you, your child, your spouse, brother, sister or best friend.
There’s the saying that says something like if you find yourself with lemons, make lemonade. Bear Valley Unified School District’s board of trustees has an opportunity to make a lot of lemonade in the immediate future.
The Ralph M. Brown Act, the California Public Records Act, the Freedom of Information Act, and all similar rules and regulations across this country are designed to prevent elected and appointed officials from acting in secret.
Property owners who own land within a designated State Responsibility Area are currently required by law to pay approximately $150 per year for every habitable structure on their property. This is an unfair and illegal tax, and I am taking steps this year to roll back this burdensome law tha…
A couple of weeks ago, the Big Bear City Community Services District board voted to approve rate hikes for water, sewer and trash services. The rate hikes are steep.
Every year, in mid March, newspapers around the country cheer and jeer as what’s known as Sunshine Week. The seven days are a chance to remind government officials that the public is watching, and that public cares.