Orange County Civic Events for April 23, 2019

The Irvine City Council meets at 4 p.m. Details: http://bit.ly/2VfP8CS Agenda: http://bit.ly/2vdZUel

The Buena Park City Council meets at 5 p.m. Details: http://bit.ly/2ILPx9l Agenda: http://bit.ly/2VZryaC

The Mission Viejo City Council will meet at 6:00 p.m. Details: http://bit.ly/2VZZ7Jw Agenda: http://bit.ly/2KWloH6

The Garden Grove City Council meets at 6:30 p.m. Details: http://bit.ly/2W0m3Zk Agenda: http://bit.ly/2UOJXKz

The Stanton City Council meets at 6:30 p.m. Details: http://bit.ly/2UNM7dx Agenda: http://bit.ly/2PmqyL7

The Newport Beach City Council meets at 7 p.m. Details: http://bit.ly/2KUwGMe Agenda: http://bit.ly/2W3qqTy

The Laguna Hills City Council regular meeting has been canceled.

Santana: Given Campaign Cash for OC Supervisors, Newport Beach Residents Right to Worry About JWA Expansion Plans

Newport Beach residents are wary of expansion plans at John Wayne Airport to open a new private, executive jet terminal. While county officials says executive jets are a small part of revenues, a Voice of OC analysis of campaign filings shows a different nexus: campaign contributions to county supervisors from private jet contractors and their business associates. JWA expansion plans are up for approval next month by Orange County airport commissions on May 1 and by county supervisors on May 7.

Harden: The Challenge of Being Black at Chapman University

Olivia Harden, a student at Chapman and Features Editor of The Panther Newspaper, writes that being Black at Chapman can be traumatic and has only been exacerbated by the refusal of Chapman’s President to remove a racially charged poster of the film Birth of a Nation, at the Dodge School of Film. A vote Monday by the faculty will consider whether to call for a change.