With die-hard progressive Bernie Sanders supporters still feeling spurned by the Democrats and unsure as to who they’ll vote for this fall, many on the tip of the left wing are still scratching their heads at the choice of center-left pragmatist Tim Kaine as the VP running mate. It comes at a time Hillary is promising to deliver on many of Bernie’s platform proposals that the DNC adopted in Orlando last month.Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/zz/elections/20161004/how-liberal-is-tim-kaine?rssfeed=true
Assemblyman Scott Wilk, R-Santa Clarita, has significantly out-raised his Democratic competitor in the 21st State Senate District race and parlayed that edge into more exposure on the local airwaves. But Johnathon Ervin’s top aide says the Air Force reservist’s ad buys will ramp up.Wilk has reported nearly $1.4 million in contributions this year, with almost $750,000 collected between July 1 to Sept. 24, campaign finance records show. Meanwhile, Ervin reported $613,227.61 in […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20161004/wilk-leads-ervin-in-fundraising-ad-war-in-21st-state-senate-district-race?rssfeed=true
The first and only vice presidential debate was Tuesday night, and while it wasn’t quite the same as Donald Trump vs. Hillary Clinton, it gave us some great moments.Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/zz/elections/20161004/poll-who-won-vp-debate?rssfeed=true
Not all the claims in the vice presidential debate stand up to scrutiny. A look at some of them and how they compare with the facts:Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/zz/elections/20161004/ap-fact-check-which-vp-candidate-told-most-fibs?rssfeed=true
Eight tennis courts are painted, fenced and lighted. Six rectangles of grass are evolving into soccer fields. And the steel-and-concrete stands for a 26,000-square-foot soccer stadium are rising from the ground.
Great Park developer FivePoint…
Home prices continued rising though August, fueling a growing affordability crisis for cash-strapped home buyers, Irvine-based real estate data firm CoreLogic reported Tuesday.
Orange County house prices increased 4.9 percent in August, the best…
WASHINGTON, D.C. — When the Islamic State made its push into Iraq, most regular forces in that country fell quickly.The Iraqi military, years removed from their training with the United States, was reeling.But there’s one force that held its own.An Iraqi counterterrorism force, first trained by American Special Forces soldiers in 2003, “held the line” in the initial push by the Islamic State into Iraq in 2014.If not for them, the U.S.-led war against the […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20161003/special-forces-troops-among-militarys-most-valuable-assets?rssfeed=true
WASHINGTON, D.C. — An Army Reserve sergeant and a Hawaii-based specialist have been named the best in the Army.Sgt. 1st Class Joshua Moeller and Spc. Robert Miller were named the Noncommissioned Officer and Soldier of the Year, respectively, during the annual Association of the U.S. Army annual meeting in Washington.Moeller, of Riverside, is a cavalry scout assigned to the Army Reserve’s 2nd Battalion, 413th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade, 95th Initial Training […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20161003/army-names-noncommissioned-officer-and-soldier-of-year?rssfeed=true
HESPERIA — The City Council will meet to discuss several agenda items during a meeting at Hesperia City Hall on Tuesday. Agenda items include:— A second reading and possible adoption of an ordinance that would revise the minimum floor area requirements for multiple-family units as requested by Frontier Communities. During a heated discussion on Sept. 20, the Council discussed approved the ordinance, which included the amended floor area requirements to reflect 550 square […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20161003/hesperia-city-council-meeting-what-to-watch-for?rssfeed=true
A secluded, ocean-view “trophy” home tied to the Trinity Broadcasting Network has hit the market in Newport Beach for $5.25 million.
The 9,467-square-foot house is set on over an acre in the guard-gated Harbor Ridge community. The listing follows…