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Entries from September 2009

This is so wrong, on so many levels, and it feels so right to post it. Fight On! In life, that’s about all you can do.

September 24th, 2009 · No Comments

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Could a sixty-year stalemate and the blight and injustice it ignited be about to end? A 710 Freeway extension bill flirts with that possibility. The question is whether it’s a pending breakthrough or a state bait-and-switch?

September 24th, 2009 · No Comments

From the Pasadena Star News story: “(Pasadena) City Council members have voted to endorse a bill that would kill any surface route to complete the Long Beach (710) Freeway through the San Gabriel Valley. SB 545, authored by state Sen. Gil Cedillo, D-Los Angeles, and approved by the Senate earlier this month, aims to once […]

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Recession May Forge a Housing Shift in California

September 14th, 2009 · No Comments

Tight financial times may have a lasting effect on home buyers and alter the state’s real estate landscape. Sept. 13, 2009 By CHIP JACOBS Mollie Bell has a plan the next time a real estate infomercial flashes on her TV: She’s “flipping to the cartoon channel.” After being burned by a negative-amortization loan that left […]

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