See the update at the end of this post on Robert Rizzo's state-court sentence and apology. ORIGINAL POST, APRIL 15, 6:37 A.M.: Former City of Bell chief administrator Robert Rizzo was sentenced Monday to 33 months in federal prison for tax evasion, as part of a plea deal that included Jabba the Cor ... More >>
Robert Rizzo, the rotund ex-city administrator for Bell, pleaded no contest today to 69 charges brought against him for masterminding the corruption scheme that paid exorbitant salaries to city officials. After the jump, find out how much time in prison the former Huntington Beach resident will get ... More >>
Perhaps you've seen stand-up paddlers on boards at local harbors and beaches. Jack Marshall Shimko prefers to use his hands to paddle while kneeling or lying prone on his board. In fact, starting tomorrow, he'll use this method to paddle 150 miles, from Santa Barbara to his native Newport Beach. ... More >>
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