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, sign-up by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
November 22, 2017
Today: Housing shortage sent homeless at transitional shelter back to streets, a Cal State Fullerton expert weighs in on the future of malls and online retailers and Los Angeles, Orange County ranked 3rd-best place to retire, Inland Empire is worst.
November 21, 2017
Today: Santa Ana to pay $1 million for car dealers’ new digital billboard, ACLU: Anaheim Police ninth deadliest of 60 Biggest U.S. cities and tax reform gives wealthy homeowners surprising break according to Chapman U study.
November 20, 2017
Today: Labor movement and the community say "thank you" to veterans, OCTA considers faster bus service for heavily-used North and Central County routes and Orange County is bleeding better-paying factory jobs.
November 17, 2017
Today: Public not told of Anaheim Legionnaire’s outbreak because health threat was over, lawsuit seeks to return Irvine Veterans Cemetery to core of former El Toro Marine Base and a half-loaded gun, a well-built bunker and 1,000 hidden bikes found at Fountain Valley homeless camp.
November 16, 2017
Today: Former Irvine Mayor Larry Agran files lawsuit to stop veterans cemetery land swap, county opts for hotel, shops, and market-rate homes, not homeless shelter on Irvine land and : Costa Mesans deserve to know why City Council stripped Mayor Foley of her title.