OCEA Media Brief
OCEA monitors local, state-wide and national news outlets to keep members up to date on the issues that impact working people. Media briefs are compiled and sent to members in a daily email blast. To receive OCEA media briefs, please register for an account.
July 11, 2019
Today: Irvine adopts controversial agenda-setting policy; the OC Fair kicks off Friday for 23 days of fun and, November special election in Orange cancelled.
July 10, 2019
Today: Grocery union, execs return to negotiating table; Fullerton declares shelter crisis and, Santa Ana Unified searching for new superintendent.
July 9, 2019
Today: Judge won't block San Clemente anti-camping law; toll lanes likely coming to 91, 60, 215 freeways in Riverside County and, are your kids going to college this fall? Turn in an OCEA scholarship application.
July 8, 2019
Today: Publisher says we are not ready for a major disaster; more air-quality testing planned at Edison High and, there’s bound to be traffic heading to the fair, here are some ways to avoid it.
July 5, 2019
Today: Grocery workers rally for customer support as contract rhetoric heats up; 6.4 magnitude earthquake rattles Southern California and, racially diverse Gen Z could change the look of minority neighborhoods.
July 3, 2019 Update
Today: Judge rules against OC’s immediate destruction of public records, Westminster police official alleges department retaliation and, Congress’ Ending Homelessness Act gets push from Anaheim, Santa Ana mayors.
July 2, 2019
Today: Beach goers: watch out for big waves and rip currents over the 4th of July weekend; DA records refute public reason for not prosecuting police sergeant for DUI and, Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs mourned and remembered.
July 1, 2019
Today: Possible grocery strike: Union to make announcement today; OC launches new panel to get 2,700 housing units for homeless and, doctors and hospitals sued in $1 billion medical-fraud investigation.
June 28, 2019
Today: San Clemente Council approves sheriff’s contract after delayed vote; parents express anger about toxic landfill near Edison High at school board meeting and, Huntington Beach gets 6 new firefighters and paramedics.
June 27, 2019
Today: Rent control measure moves closer to the ballot; veterans cemetery site in advances in Sacramento, stalls at home in Irvine and authorities investigating suspected embezzlement at Esperanza High School.