Toys for Tots / Community Christmas Programs Need Help

With about 25 days left until Christmas and 19 left until the 52nd annual, local all-volunteer, Christmas charity swings into full operation, donations for the “coats for kids” program; toys; the senior program; and “food for families” and funding are all … Continue reading

Toys for Tots / Community Christmas Program Seeks Coats and Toys for Local Kids & Camp Fire Victims

At the Dixon Toys for Tots/Community Christmas Programs only pre-Christmas board meeting this past Tuesday some dramatic changes were agreed upon by the board and the program leaders. They approved doing away with “late sign ups” for families registering for … Continue reading

Toys for Tots / Community Christmas Program Effort Begins

The Dixon Toys for Tots/Community Christmas Programs, Inc. will hold its only annual organizational meeting on November 20 at the Dixon Fire Department on Ford Way at 6:30 pm. Volunteers sort through toys and supplies from storage in preparation for … Continue reading

Is Dixon For Sale to Highest Bidders?

Campaign Finance Reports Filed Developers Spend $52,000 + to Push Measure N Sales Tax Hike; Two Council Candidates Get & Spend Big $$$ According to official campaign finance reports filed with the City Clerk last week, the 2018 local elections … Continue reading

Despite Sacramento Ranking Poorly for Management, Its Mayor Steinberg Gets Involved in Dixon Politics

According to “Wallet Hub”, a public research service, a lot can be learned about how well city officials manage and spend public funds by comparing the quality of services residents receive against the city’s total budget. Using that approach, WalletHub … Continue reading

Council Gives Hickman Slap On The Wrist

The Dixon City Council met on Tuesday night to consider action against Vice Mayor Ted Hickman in retaliation for Hickman using his city title in a column asking for a “Straight Pride American Month”. The contradictory logic of saying they … Continue reading