If Kerr had hunted for votes to install Flores in hours of closed-session meetings, his apparent failure might be seen as a referendum on the kind of autocratic style of which city officials, including Kerr, before have been accused.Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20171129/sources-kerr-tried-to-install-ally-flores-as-adelanto-city-manager?rssfeed=true
By JEONG PARK
Cal State Fullerton women’s volleyball took a step back this season, at least in its record.
The team went 5-24 this season, posting one less win than it did in 2016.
However, for Cal State Fullerton women’s volleyball head coach Ashley Preston, it is all about taking baby steps.
“It was the good season of growth, even though it did not seem like it,” Preston said.
Preston has reasons for optimism as the team looks forward to its next season. The team is young, with eight players being freshman or transfer students.
“This is my first true recruiting class,” Preston said. “We
Department of Theatre and Dance spring lineup
Theaters are at Cal State Fullerton, 800 N. State College Blvd. Information, 657-278-3371, or fullerton.edu/arts
“Taking Steps” — By Alan Ayckbourn, Directed by Mark Ramont. This comedy centers around the tale of Roland, a hard-drinking, irascible tycoon interested in buying a Victorian house that was once a brothel. Various times Feb. 23-March 18. $12-14. Hallberg Theatre.
“’Tis Pity She’s a Whore” — By John Ford, directed by Kyle Cooper. Various times and dates March 9-25. $12-14. Young Theatre.
“Disney’s The Little Mermaid” — Music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman and Glenn Slater. Choreography by
By Joseph Daniel Valencia
A museum career is not a familiar path for my Mexican American family.
Indeed, from time to time I struggle to explain the scope of my work to my loved ones, especially my grandparents whose first language is Spanish.
Words like curator, exhibition or even museum were not exactly words that I grew up using in either language. It was not until college, where I was required to visit museums for class assignments, that I even began to visit museums on a regular basis.
At Cal State Fullerton, I was exposed to a variety of academic disciplines and ideas.
IRVINE — Evan Leonard and Tommy Rutherford scored 16 points apiece to lead six UC Irvine players in double figures as the Anteaters crushed NCAA Division III Whittier 112-65 on Wednesday night at the Bren Center.
Eyassu Worku had a season-high 14 points and a career-high seven assists, John Edgar Jr. scored 12 points and Justin Wertner and Darrian Traylor added 11 apiece for UCI (4-5). The Anteaters, who came in averaging 72.1 points per game with a previous season high of 91, shot 62 percent (41 for 66) from the field.
Worku hit a 3-pointer to make it 13-2, added
Homebuying in Irvine in the third quarter vastly outpaced countywide sales activity.
Using CoreLogic data, we compared recent sales patterns for all residences vs. results the year-ago period. Sales in Irvine sales rose as 1,399 residences were purchased this year vs. 1,082 a year ago. That’s a gain of 29.3 percent vs. an increase of 2.2 percent countywide.
Neighborhood trends in Irvine …
Irvine ZIP code 92602 — 125 homes sold in the period vs. 110 a year ago. That’s a sales gain of 13.6 percent. Median selling price of $1,039,000 vs. $829,872 a year ago, a gain of 25.2 percent.
Black Friday and Cyber Monday have come and gone, but there are still a few discounts to be had.
In Montecito, Ellen DeGeneres and wife Portia de Rossi appear to have lowered expectations on their Italian villa-style home.
Originally offered at $45 million, the romantic weekend retreat and its …Original Article: http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/la-fi-hotprop-ellen-degeneres-price-chop-20171129-story.html
Southern California home prices rose 6.5% in October from a year earlier, while sales jumped 3.6%, according to a new report out Wednesday from researcher CoreLogic.
The sales increase comes despite a shortage of listings on the market and underscores the strong demand for housing as employers…Original Article: http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/la-fi-home-prices-20171129-story.html
The San Diego County median home price was $529,750 in October, a steady decrease from its peak this summer, real estate tracker CoreLogic reported Wednesday.
An all-time peak of $545,000 was reached in June.
The median home price has increased 4.4 percent in a year as of October. It is the lowest…Original Article: http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/sd-fi-san-diego-corelogic-20171129-story.html