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Opinion: On ‘Deputygate,’ the WeHo City Council Kicks the Can Down the Road

Opinion: On ‘Deputygate,’ the WeHo City Council Kicks the Can Down the Road

As cynics had predicted, Council members delayed consideration of ways to fix the dysfunctional and expensive system until the pressure of tomorrow's election is over.

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Opinion: Let’s Take the Pettiness Out of Local Politics

Opinion: Let’s Take the Pettiness Out of Local Politics

As someone who has dedicated a great deal of time to encouraging women to seek elected office, I am disheartened by what I found in my...

Duke Mason: Let’s Turn the Page

Duke Mason: Let’s Turn the Page

So here we are, just five days away from Election Day in West Hollywood. It’s that late point in the race where, as I’ve joked...

Opinion: The Final Piece of the Ethics Puzzle

Opinion: The Final Piece of the Ethics Puzzle

In my previous op-ed, I talked about the need for campaign finance and ethics reform, but this week I want to focus on the last piece of...

Opinion:  John Duran –  Where There Is Smoke …

Opinion: John Duran – Where There Is Smoke …

We have the right to expect our elected representatives to conduct themselves as responsible professionals focused on serving the people....

WeHo’s Deputygate:  The Time to Fix It Is Now

WeHo’s Deputygate: The Time to Fix It Is Now

There is no legitimate reason for the West Hollywood City Council to let this expensive, unethical and dysfunctional system continue.

Opinion: The Curtains Have Parted on 8300 Santa Monica Blvd. — WeHo’s ‘Brigadoon’

Opinion: The Curtains Have Parted on 8300 Santa Monica Blvd. — WeHo’s ‘Brigadoon’

Carleton Cronin takes a look at the dramatic civic stage that is City Hall during this year's election.

Handcuffed and Locked Up: My Encounter with the West Hollywood Sheriff’s Station

Handcuffed and Locked Up: My Encounter with the West Hollywood Sheriff’s Station

Opinion: After being confronted at gunpoint today by an angry police detective driving an unmarked car I got a personal look at the...

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