“Dixon Movie Studio Mogul” Carissa Carpenter Sentenced to 6½ years in Federal prison

Carissa Carpenter’s fraudulent career  was finished in a federal courtroom in Sacramento on Friday, where she was sentenced to 6½ years in prison and ordered to repay $3.6 million to investors she defrauded. Carpenter scammed investors out of more than … Continue reading

Council Hears Report on Tripling Water Rates; Votes $1 Million for Pardi Market Site

The Dixon City Council at its regular meeting this past Tuesday faced a bad news-worse news report on the city’s water system. According to the consultants reviewing the finances of the system, residents of the half of Dixon getting their … Continue reading

Yes on Prop 6 Campaign Vows to Recall Attorney General Xavier Becerra Over Misleading Ballot Title on Prop 6 – Gas Tax Repeal Initiative

Backers Successfully Recalled State Senator Josh Newman from Office – Will Use Recall to Punish AG for Misleading Ballot Deception on Gas Tax Repeal if Prop 6 Fails “If you steal our gas tax funds and then steal our votes … Continue reading

Vote No on Measure N — The Dixon Sales Tax Hike, Taxpayers Urge

Measure N is a bait-and-switch. It promises to fund “construction of … the Parkway Boulevard overcrossing,” but the City can’t afford the overcrossing. Measure N’s proposed sales tax is projected to generate $1.4 million/year for 10 years. That’s $14 million. … Continue reading