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Vision 0-0

Some years ago, people were pushing “Vision 20-20,” an ambitious program of re-vitalizing Foothill Boulevard to make it look like Paseo Pasadena. And boy oh boy, was that shut down. So much so

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Good And Bad News Is Helpful For Our Town

Things are happening, things are changing — and you, the reader, are a part of our future history. I received a phone call the other day and the woman was absolutely irate. “How dare you print

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CD-7 Primary and How This Election will Go

Well, boys and girls, it’s that time again, and again. Elections are coming and so are the photoops. It seems like every day, someone is having a get-together at some one’s restaurant — not to

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Election Aftermath

This local election was unlike any that I’ve ever seen. Now that may be good, or it means that my memory really is failing. In the past 12 years of running The Foothills Paper, there have been

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Analyzing the Candidates For City Council

Now this is going to be one hell of an election. With 19 candidates running for the seat vacated by Felipe Fuentes, it will be fun seeing who got how many votes. Yup, I’ve never seen so many

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Elections For Chamber of Commerce

Well it’s that election time again. We started out with 30 candidates and they frittered away to 20. I can’t believe it when I hear people saying, “It’s wonderful that so many people are

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Continuing Efforts of The Cleghorn machine

After having suffered from the slings and arrows and downright physical attacks by the Cleghorn machine over these past eight years, it comes as a complete surprise that they would do something

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SHOW ME THE MONEY!

This seems to be the on-going theme of this year’s election. And Wowser, there’s a lot of money riding on this election. I mean like we’re talking millions in campaign contributions! All for a