• October 15, 2018
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Election 2018

Op-Ed: There Is More to Irvine Than Measure B

Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Irvine Watchdog or its volunteers.  Irvine Watchdog welcomes all views, thoughts, and opinions expressed by Irvine residents and welcome their posts for the Opinion section. We want to hear from you! If you would like […]

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Wagner, Kuo, O’Malley: It’s Raining PAC Money

When it comes to donations, Mayor Wagner’s slate with Anthony Kuo and Carrie O’Malley has no competition. For those who haven’t seen the post Mayoral Campaign Thoughts, almost $800,000 is being funneled through political action committees (PACs) to support Mayor Wagner’s slate. To provide perspective, the average non-developer backed city council candidate actively campaigns in hopes to receive […]

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Mayoral Campaign Thoughts

Back in July, Irvine Watchdog expressed that the 2018 mayoral race should be a catalyst for civic engagement.  Fast forward to today, just four weeks until election day, and let the facts speak for themselves: Ing Tiong – (no campaign website) Mr. Tiong is on record as saying he moved to Irvine a few years ago […]

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Key Takeaways from Irvine City Council Candidate Forum

Eight of the twelve City Council Candidates attended the Irvine Council Forum on Sunday, September 30th to give their positions on issues that ranged from whether Irvine should remain as a sanctuary city to how they would handle a court order mandating that 50 homeless people will need to be settled in Irvine. The candidates […]

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Thank You, Thank You!

We hope you enjoyed our first ever Irvine Watchdog Irvine City Council Candidate Forum – by residents, for residents. For those who missed it, you can watch the forum here: Now, to the many thanks… To everybody who submitted questions, thank you! The candidates were asked questions that were submitted by you via our survey, […]

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Livestream

Irvine City Council Candidate Forum Sept 30, Irvine High School Theater, 4:30pm-7pm Youtube – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=spF6jX3EZ7A Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/irvinewatchdog/videos/1413862015415627/

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Irvine City Council Candidate Forum is LIVE!

Watch our livestreams Youtube – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F3-tdsmwHyw Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/irvinewatchdog/videos/1413862015415627/

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Parking for Candidate Forum

Irvine High School is repainting their front parking lot. Attendees for the candidate forum should turn on Escolar and drive to the back parking lot. Follow the balloons and signs to the front theater. See you there!

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Coming Soon!

City Council Candidate Forum Sunday Sept 30th 4:15-7pm Irvine HS Theater reserved? CHECK Candidates confirmed? CHECK Questions ready? CHECK Community invited? CHECK Fun evening? DOUBLE CHECK! Event parking in the back parking lot of Irvine High School Watch the forum live at http://IrvineWatchdog.org/livestream  

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“What’s in it for Me?” Why You Should Attend the Upcoming Candidate Forum

A candidate forum. With all the options available to us, you might ask “Why attend a City Council Candidate forum, and why particularly the one coming up this Sunday?”. First, a forum is a much better source of information on the candidates than almost any other. As we strive to be informed citizens during a […]

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