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August 4, 2016
Volunteers with the American Diabetes Association were recently recognized with certificates by State Senator Joel Anderson for putting on Camp Wana Kura, a four-day summer program for kids ages five to 12.
July 25, 2016
Leslie Van Houten is a convicted killer and the youngest Manson family member who was originally sentenced to death for her atrocious crimes, including stabbing her victim 16 times and showing no remorse for her actions. Van Houten was found suitable for parole by the California Board of Parole, but was denied by Governor Brown because she still is an extreme danger to society.
July 22, 2016
SB 1087 was authored by Senator Joel Anderson to eliminate the need for the custodian of records to appear in court and testify in criminal cases where business records were obtained via search warrant.
July 14, 2016
Law enforcement officers are sworn in to protect the public, 24/7 and at all costs, but they don’t do it alone. In fact, they get assistance from members within the community; average people who share the desire to help others. The Safety Officers Appreciation Dinner was held at Trinity...
July 14, 2016
Published in the East County Herald Hinsseenee Regassa is the youngest graduate for the Grossmont College Class of 2016 at the age of 17. Education and soccer have been Regassa’s two priorities. When Regassa’s grades were dropping in high school, she took the alternative path to overcome the...
July 1, 2016
I thought it may be helpful to you and your families to receive this list of events celebrating America that are happening in our community this weekend.
July 1, 2016
Upon hearing concerns from his Alpine constituents regarding electromagnetic field (EMF) level measurements that had been recently taken in the community and the potential impact those EMF levels could have on public health, Senator Joel Anderson requested the assistance of both the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) and the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) to address the community’s concerns.
June 30, 2016
California State Senator Joel Anderson held a community coffee event on Thursday, Jun. 23 in Lemon Grove to address various constituent questions regarding issues within Anderson’s district. The event successfully provided a dialogue between Lemon Grove constituents and Anderson as they discussed...
June 9, 2016
Published in the East County Gazette Toyota and Scion of El Cajon motivates its employees to be part of the bigger community outside of the dealership. When the dealership donated its facility for Senator Joel Anderson’s Holiday Legislative Open House for the third time last year, many team members...
June 2, 2016
I thought it might be beneficial for you to have a list of free summer events. If we missed listing your event, please send us the information so we can share it with the community.