Dick Jones’ Sweet Deal in Westminster

Last year, Jones & Mayer, of which Richard Jones is the sole owner, collected at least $2 million in billings for city attorney services in several cities. On top of that, Jones received a $210,000 salary from Westminster last year and might be in line for a fat pension.

Villa Park May Cut Ties to CalPERS

The city council may end its contract with the public employee pension plan and also support a state delay in increasing gasoline and diesel taxes.

Six Hot Debates to Watch This Week

Irvine looks at affordable housing for veterans while Villa Park considers ending its pension contract with CalPERs and Cypress studies more horse race dates at Los Alamitos.