Secretive Group Pours in Funds to Push Dixon Sales Tax Hike

Out of Town Developers & Lawyers Involved Developers have spent over $51,000 to push Measure N Sales Tax Hike – including for numerous signs promoting the tax by Dave Scholl and Ourania Riddle Dixon voters received in the mail a … Continue reading

City Council Sits Through Third Water Rates Workshop

The look of displeasure was obvious on the faces of two councilmen up for re-election (Ted Hickman and Scott Pederson) and was echoed in their expressed sentiments from the dais. All but Steve Bird questioned the assumptions and graphical representations … Continue reading

Lambtown Invites Local Civic Groups to Participate with Free Booth at the October 6 & 7 Festival

The Dixon Lambtown Festival is again inviting local civic groups to participate in the coming 32nd annual event. Applications for participation are on the event’s website: Lambtown.org. Each group will be assigned at least a 10’x10’ space for a booth … Continue reading

“Movie Studio” Promoter Pleads Guilty in Federal Court

Carissa Carpenter appeared last Thursday in federal court in Sacramento, where the self-described movie studio executive pleaded guilty in an elaborate scheme that prosecutors say swindled investors out of millions of dollars. She had promoted a purported billion dollar studio … Continue reading

Despite Protests City Council Does Important Business

Minnema Carries Gay Rights Flag for Group Harassing Dixon Businesses Despite spending almost two hours hearing protests against Vice Mayor Ted Hickman – and a packed council chambers with an overflow crowd outside – the City Council last Tuesday night … Continue reading