Consumers have incredible power to help the environment through their buying habits.
Guess what's back? Measles. Really.
My husband and I walk the beach path in Huntington Beach often and were pleasantly surprised recently to see workmen installing a new bench.
Patrice Apodaca's column "Clear air about vaping" (March 20, Huntington Beach Independent) was interesting to read, although heavily slanted.
Public-private partnership is a term that political types bandy about as a salve for various problems that the government cannot easily solve alone. Though we hear this term emerge from the mouths of politicians all of the time, we rarely see it executed in truly meaningful ways.
As the Huntington Beach Independent has reported, the Orange County Board of Supervisors agreed last week to hire 15 retired sheriff's deputies to process an increase in applications for concealed-weapons permits. The board did this in response to a U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals decision that...
Thank you, 2005 Huntington Beach City Council, for the recreational vehicle parking compromise.
The Surf City USA Marathon attracted 21,000 runners to Huntington Beach on Sunday.
I had three separate experiences recently that reinforced just how bad things are for business owners in California.
A disheartening blow was delivered by four Huntington Beach councilmen who voted against the polystyrene ban on Jan. 21.
Gov. Jerry Brown recently declared a drought state of emergency. His proclamation gives state water officials more flexibility to manage the supply throughout California under drought conditions.
In the Jan. 16 Huntington Beach Independent, Assembly candidate Emanuel Patrascu writes that it was Keith Curry and his fellow members on the Newport Beach City Council who brought the fire...
As the debate over the proposed ban on single-use polystyrene food ware and beverage containers heats up in Huntington Beach, it's time for facts.
Inadvertently, writer Linda Newton ("Stop fighting the plastic bag ban," Huntington Beach Independent, Jan. 9) makes one of the bag-ban opponents' many valid points.
I am writing in response to Newport Beach Councilman Keith Curry's letter regarding local control of beach fire rings ["Commentary: Each city should make its own fire ring decision," Jan. 11].
We cannot allow people who have no concern for the environment reverse the progress that Surf City has made with its bag ban.
Many issues face us in coastal Orange County.
Happy birthday, California Homemade Food Act.
Re: "Effort to repeal bag ban begins," Independent, Dec. 26.
A recent Huntington Beach Independent article ("LeBard homes project revisited," Dec. 12) about the City Council study session Dec. 9 gave the misleading implication that $1.1 million would be...