OCEA Media Brief
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OCEA Media Brief: FBI Details Lobbyist Web in Corruption Probe
Today: Who’s on First in Angel Stadium Deal? FBI Details Lobbyist Web in Corruption Probe; Lobby Day in Sacramento; and Wedding Vows to Echo Again Throughout Clerk-Recorder's Marriage Ceremony Rooms.
OCEA Media Brief: California Prepares for Energy Shortfalls in Hot, Dry Summer
Today: California prepares for energy shortfalls in hot, dry summer; California launches workforce development fund to train workers for jobs of the future; and Economy gains 428,000 jobs in April; unemployment steady at 3.6%.
OCEA Media Brief: OC Voters Can Start Casting Ballots Soon in This Year's Primary Election
Today: OC Voters Can Start Casting Ballots Soon in This Year’s Primary Election; Hot Dog Wagon Schedule!; and Gov. Newsom Proclaims Children's Mental Health Awareness Week.
OCEA Media Brief: Pro Athletes' Unions Honor Jackie Robinson
Today: Angels Baseball Tickets are back!; Pro Athletes' Unions Honor Jackie Robinson's Lasting Legacy; and OC Sheriff’s Department to Make Landmark Changes to its Jails for LGBTQ Inmates.
OCEA Media Brief: OC Parks Presents Summer Concert & Sunset Cinema Series
Today: Here's the 2022 Summer Concert & Sunset Cinema Film Series; State inspectors say OC sheriff not serving moldy lunch meat; and OC Register Endorsement - Doug Chaffee for Orange County Supervisor.
OCEA Media Brief: Union filings have increased 57% in last 6 months
Today: Angels Baseball Tickets are back; Apply today for the OCEA Board of Directors Scholarship; and Here's where the OCEA Hot Dog Wagon is next week!
OCEA Media Brief: Amazon workers vote to join NY union
Today: Apply today for the OCEA Board of Directors Scholarship; Amazon workers vote to join a union in New York in historic move; and Fullerton Council members pick new election map.
OCEA Media Brief: Free Paper Shred & E-Waste Recycling Thursday
Today: Free Paper Shred & E-Waste Recycling This Thursday; Residents should expect, prepare for indefinite COVID waves; and Will Brea's century-old election system be nixed? Residents fight switch to district voting.
February 1, 2022 Media Brief
Today: OC campuses starting to return to pandemic normal; voter redistricting faces unwillingness, hurdles and OC reports a drop in new COVID cases and hospitalizations over the weekend.
January 31, 2022 Media Brief
Today: School absences declining as OC’s Fourth COVID wave may be cresting; Mission Viejo resident alleges three city council members illegally extended their terms, and OC Board of Education voting map nixed by county committee.