The CotoBuzz Journal April 2009 - Join A Virtual Tea Bag Revolt

“Vote: The instrument and symbol ofa freeman’s power to make a fool of
himself and a wreck of his country.” ~ Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914?)

One Third Mutual Board Vacancy Down ?for now, or for the count?
The Third Mutual board of directors? (aka The Gang Who Couldn?t Shoot Straight ) special meeting to elect a director to replace the vacancy left by Cynthia Conners took place today. In a 5-4 vote, consistent with the named defendants in the recently…

Obama’s Trillion Dollar Budget Deficits
Hello All: President Obama contends that by spending more money on Education (the US already spends more on education than any other country in the world and achieves poorer results than most), energy and health care, which will cause a $10 Trillion…

The Upside-Down World of Coto de Caza
Last month, the CZ Master association board of directors president saw it necessary to respond to a resident who took exception to the CHP enforcing the Vehicle Code within the community, even though there is irrefutable evidence that the CHP has been the…

OCSD seeking public’s assistance to locate family of deceased Brenda Jenkins
The Orange County Sheriff?s Department (OCSD) is seeking the public?s assistance in identifying and locating the family of a Caucasian female approximately 55-65 years of age. The person, perhaps known as Brenda Jenkins, was found on a bus bench near…

Opportunity for Crime - Laguna Woods Village
Right now, between today and April 9th, access has been formally granted by PCM to a group of 30 solicitors to distribute publications door-to-door. This is just the kind of thing I believe most of us do not want or need within LWV. Yet, this is…

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TV or Not TV, Bea? Another Chapter in the ?As the World Turns in Laguna Woods?
Another Chapter in the ?As the World Turns in Laguna Woods? SeriesWho should care about Bea, or Ortiz for that matter?Laguna Woods Village ? So who should decide whether the KPMG meeting scheduled for Friday March 26 should be recorded and televised so…

Entitlement by the numbers according to Rush
I think the vast differences in compensation between victims of the September 11 casualty and those who die serving our country in Uniform are profound. No one is really talking about it either, because you just don?t criticize anything having to do with…

Tea Bag Revolt? Morabito’s Tea Bag Party
Hello All: If you are disgusted by what you see happening in Washington DC , don?t forget to send your tea bags by April 1 so they get there on April 15 Tax Confiscation Day. The following characters refused to regulate Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, that…

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 Free Spring Running Camp directed by n award-winning Coach Liam Clemons and Coach Dennis Kelly.  RSM, CA - Saddleback Running Club (SRC) will be hosting a free spring running camp April 6-7 for boys and girls grade 3-8.  SRC’s target is local elementary, middle, and private schools within the  Saddleback Valley Unified School District ( S.V.U.S.D),  encompassing roughly 10,000 individuals.  However, any interested young runner from a neighboring school district is welcomed

The Dance Collective 2009 at Saddleback College
Mission Viejo, CA ? The Dance Department at Saddleback College is to present Dance Collective 2009 on April 30th, May

Saddleback College Gaucho Guitars With Guest Artist Connie Sheu
Mission Viejo, CA ? Guest artist Connie Sheu will join Randy Pile?s Saddleback College guitar student ensemble, Gaucho Guitars, in a program of renaissance dances, jazz standards, folk songs and world music on April 24th at 7:00 PM in Fine Arts 101. The…



Public Safety..  

Hurricane Hillmann Vs Lighting Rod Conners
The Orange Count Sheriff’s Department has Hurricane Hillmann, but Laguna Woods has a Lightening Rod, affectionately known as Sin City.

Lake Forest Man Smuggles $3M in Opium in Picture Frames
SANTA ANA, CA - Lake Forest resident Mohsen Youssefinejad, will be sentenced tomorrow for smuggling 14 pounds of opium into Orange County from the Republic of Turkey by hiding it in hollowed-out decorative wooden picture frames, according to the Orange…

RSM resident, felon bigamist to be arraigned for stealing from wives
SANTA ANA, CA - According to the Orange County District Attorney’s office, Craig Stevens, formerly of Rancho Santa Margarita, a convicted felon will be arraigned tomorrow on charges of committing bigamy by marrying two women without their knowledge of…

Couple convicted of conspiring to have estranged husband arrested
FULLERTON - Devon Eileen Abbott and Soloman Brian Silver, a woman and her boyfriend were convicted today of conspiring to have the woman?s estranged husband, a high school teacher, arrested for crimes he had not committed by filing false police reports.

Myron Lee Nielsen sentenced for punching 2-year old daughter
SANTA ANA - Myron Lee Nielsen was sentenced today to four years in state prison for punching his 2-year-old daughter and fracturing her pelvis. The victim also suffered serious brain trauma caused by her father?s roommate, who is charged with shoving the…

CPA convicted of forging business owner?s signature and white collar crime over $500.000
SANTA ANA - Susan Rachele, a certified public accountant (CPA) was convicted today of stealing more than $575,000 from her employer by forging the owner?s signature and writing checks to herself using company accounts.

Shawkey Charged with murder elderly for financial gain
SANTA ANA - Gary Shawkey, 45, Mechanicsville, VA, was brought back to Orange County today on charges of murdering an elderly Phoenix investor for financial gain after luring the victim onto a boat in Dana Point Harbor

Life Sentence for murder of wife, mother-in-law and leaving their bodies in an ice-filled bathtub
SANTA ANA - Bahram Nazeri was sentenced today to life without the possibility of parole for stabbing and murdering his wife and mother-in-law and leaving their bodies in an ice-filled bathtub in his Irvine home.

OCSD Employee charged with stealing from inmates
SANTA ANA - Christina Santucci, an employee of the Orange County Sheriff?s Department (OCSD) was charged today with stealing money from five inmates while taking inventory of their personal property after arrest. Santucci, was charged today with five…

Ladera Ranch resident and security supervisor convicted of unlawful relationship with under-age female Aliso Nigel HS student
NEWPORT BEACH - Thomas Cole. An Aliso Niguel High School security supervisor and part-time basketball coach was convicted today of having an unlawful sexual relationship with a 16-year-old girl, whom he met while working at the school, according to the…

Fusco Sentenced to 21 years for Assaulting his 4-week baby boy, mother convicted of child abuse
SANTA ANA ? David Fusco, 24, Lake forest, was sentenced Monday, March 16, 2009, to 21 years to life in state prison for sexually assaulting and physically abusing his 4-week-old baby boy, according to the Orange County District Attorney’s office.

Soldier Indicted for DUI related Death
SANTA ANA - Lance Corporal Elijah Leigh Ferguson, a driver under the influence of alcohol was indicted today for killing a doctor and injuring the doctor?s wife in a high speed crash after leaving Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, where he was stationed.

Lynette Ann Hunt Charged For DUI related vehicular manslaughter
SANTA ANA - Lynette Ann Hunt , a driver under the influence of alcohol will be arraigned tomorrow for killing her two friends by flipping her car in a freeway crash after celebrating one of the victim?s 30th birthday, according to the Orange County…



Politics

Tea Bag Revolt? Morabito’s Tea Bag Party
Hello All: If you are disgusted by what you see happening in Washington DC , don?t forget to send your tea bags by April 1 so they get there on April 15 Tax Confiscation Day. The following characters refused to regulate Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, that…

Hurricane Hillmann Vs Lighting Rod Conners
The Orange Count Sheriff’s Department has Hurricane Hillmann, but Laguna Woods has a Lightening Rod, affectionately known as Sin City.

Laguna’s Third Board to Answer for Ms. McDaniel?s Removal
As predicted, and according to court papers, a petition (30-2009-00120478-CU-PP-CJC) was filed Tuesday March 24, 2009 by the Nitschke Law Group, in Superior Court, on behalf of deposed Third director K. McDaniel.

The New Lawyer World, an Orgy of Fright
The words ?Leisure World? have become synonymous with a few different ?communities? but in particular, for the purpose of this opinion piece, reference is to Laguna Woods, or ?LW.?

Seven Fat People and Seven Ugly Cows - Famine in the US
In the Genesis account, Pharaoh had a dream: He was standing by the Nile, when out of the river there came up seven cows, sleek and fat, and they grazed among the reeds. After them, seven other cows, ugly and gaunt, came up out of the Nile and stood…






General Interest

Laguna’s Third Board to Answer for Ms. McDaniel?s Removal
As predicted, and according to court papers, a petition (30-2009-00120478-CU-PP-CJC) was filed Tuesday March 24, 2009 by the Nitschke Law Group, in Superior Court, on behalf of deposed Third director K. McDaniel.

The New Lawyer World, an Orgy of Fright
The words ?Leisure World? have become synonymous with a few different ?communities? but in particular, for the purpose of this opinion piece, reference is to Laguna Woods, or ?LW.?

Hurricane Hillmann Vs Lighting Rod Conners
The Orange Count Sheriff’s Department has Hurricane Hillmann, but Laguna Woods has a Lightening Rod, affectionately known as Sin City.

The Futility of Laguna Wood City Council Race
To the attention of: City Council members Burt Hack, Marty Rhodes, Milt Robins, and Bob Ring.

Michael Curtis? Recommendations for Laguna Wood City Council
At its February 26th Council meeting, City Council members agreed that each would select up to three applicants for interview; the following applicants have been selected:

Does She Or Doesn’t She ? Feldstein’s Vigorous Case Against McDaniel’s removal without cause
The political assassination of Third Mutual president Stanley Feldstein was made official during a December 3, 2007 meeting, immediately following an alleged secret meeting, where allegedly a script was worked out to announce the removal of Mr.Feldstein

Laguna Wood City Council Appointment Raises Questions
City of Laguna Woods city manager Leslie Keane has confirmed that Cynthia Conners was appointed unanimously by the city council yesterday, to fill the vacant seat left by the death of Mayor Pro Tem Brenda Ross

Seven Fat People and Seven Ugly Cows - Famine in the US
In the Genesis account, Pharaoh had a dream: He was standing by the Nile, when out of the river there came up seven cows, sleek and fat, and they grazed among the reeds. After them, seven other cows, ugly and gaunt, came up out of the Nile and stood…

Homeowners Have the Right to Inspect Attorney Invoices
QUESTION: I have repeatedly asked my association board for copies of attorney invoices, but the attorney wrote me saying that owners do not have the right to inspect individual invoices from the association’ s attorney because they frequently contain…

Homeowner Should Not Pay for Common-Area Repair
QUESTION: My homeowners association replaced a pipe that extended from the common area to my exclusive-use patio area. Working on the pipe in the common area was the only practical and cheapest possible way of doing the job.


Community Journalism

The Futility of Laguna Wood City Council Race
To the attention of: City Council members Burt Hack, Marty Rhodes, Milt Robins, and Bob Ring.

Hurricane Hillmann Vs Lighting Rod Conners
The Orange Count Sheriff’s Department has Hurricane Hillmann, but Laguna Woods has a Lightening Rod, affectionately known as Sin City.

Michael Curtis? Recommendations for Laguna Wood City Council
At its February 26th Council meeting, City Council members agreed that each would select up to three applicants for interview; the following applicants have been selected:

Does She Or Doesn’t She ? Feldstein’s Vigorous Case Against McDaniel’s removal without cause
The political assassination of Third Mutual president Stanley Feldstein was made official during a December 3, 2007 meeting, immediately following an alleged secret meeting, where allegedly a script was worked out to announce the removal of Mr.Feldstein

Laguna Wood City Council Appointment Raises Questions
City of Laguna Woods city manager Leslie Keane has confirmed that Cynthia Conners was appointed unanimously by the city council yesterday, to fill the vacant seat left by the death of Mayor Pro Tem Brenda Ross

ChaunceyBuzz and the CZ Subsidies
Chauncey Bailey, editor of the Oakland Post was gunned down as he walked to work in August of last year. Law enforcement agents believe he was murdered because of his investigation into a business called Your Black Muslim Bakery.



Around  HOAs

Laguna’s Third Board to Answer for Ms. McDaniel?s Removal
As predicted, and according to court papers, a petition (30-2009-00120478-CU-PP-CJC) was filed Tuesday March 24, 2009 by the Nitschke Law Group, in Superior Court, on behalf of deposed Third director K. McDaniel.

The Futility of Laguna Wood City Council Race
To the attention of: City Council members Burt Hack, Marty Rhodes, Milt Robins, and Bob Ring.

Michael Curtis? Recommendations for Laguna Wood City Council
At its February 26th Council meeting, City Council members agreed that each would select up to three applicants for interview; the following applicants have been selected:

Does She Or Doesn’t She ? Feldstein’s Vigorous Case Against McDaniel’s removal without cause
The political assassination of Third Mutual president Stanley Feldstein was made official during a December 3, 2007 meeting, immediately following an alleged secret meeting, where allegedly a script was worked out to announce the removal of Mr.Feldstein

Laguna Wood City Council Appointment Raises Questions
City of Laguna Woods city manager Leslie Keane has confirmed that Cynthia Conners was appointed unanimously by the city council yesterday, to fill the vacant seat left by the death of Mayor Pro Tem Brenda Ross

The New Lawyer World, an Orgy of Fright
The words ?Leisure World? have become synonymous with a few different ?communities? but in particular, for the purpose of this opinion piece, reference is to Laguna Woods, or ?LW.?

Homeowners Have the Right to Inspect Attorney Invoices
QUESTION: I have repeatedly asked my association board for copies of attorney invoices, but the attorney wrote me saying that owners do not have the right to inspect individual invoices from the association’ s attorney because they frequently contain…

Homeowner Should Not Pay for Common-Area Repair
QUESTION: My homeowners association replaced a pipe that extended from the common area to my exclusive-use patio area. Working on the pipe in the common area was the only practical and cheapest possible way of doing the job.

LETTERS

Tea Bag Revolt? Morabito’s Tea Bag Party
Hello All: If you are disgusted by what you see happening in Washington DC , don?t forget to send your tea bags by April 1 so they get there on April 15 Tax Confiscation Day. The following characters refused to regulate Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, that…

Taxing the Taxed ? Petition to Impeach Speaker Nancy Pelosi
LET’S IMPEACH HER NOW BEFORE SHE DOES FURTHER DAMAGE!! WHAT AN IDIOT!! WHERE DO WE GET MORONS?Windfall Tax on Retirement Income Adding a tax to your retirement is simply another way of saying to the American people, you’re so darn stupid that we’re…

Gunning for Souls or for the Weak Buck?
Most of you were recipients of an email from me yesterday or the day before in regard to Saddleback Church, a non-denominational “mega-church” attempting to add Laguna Woods Village to their list of campuses. I had become aware of an article in the Orange…

Entitlement by the numbers according to Rush
I think the vast differences in compensation between victims of the September 11 casualty and those who die serving our country in Uniform are profound. No one is really talking about it either, because you just don?t criticize anything having to do with…

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