Eric Fresch, the former Vernon city administrator who once raked in $1 million a year, was found dead Thursday evening at a Bay Area state park -- the same day the state issued a scathing audit of the city's finances.Fresch had been bicycling with his wife at Angel Island State Park, but the two bec ... More >>
Michael Montgomery: On the clockEver since its brush with death earlier this year, the corruption-plagued City of Vernon has vowed to straighten up and fly right.But today the city's ethics adviser raised alarms about some funny business at last week's City Council meeting. Seems the council chos ... More >>
Speaker John PérezSpeaker John Pérez is changing his strategy in the battle to shut down the small industrial city of Vernon.Pérez has been at war with Vernon for six months, arguing that disincorporating the city is the only way to end its long history of corruption and excessive salaries. Th ... More >>
Parks, Ridley-Thomas and a vast labor machine duke it out. What about voters?
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