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Kris Murray: Convention Center Expansion A "Win-Win for Anaheim"

This came over the transom yesterday from Mayor Pro Tem Kris Murray:

Expansion of Convention Center Approved

Win-Win for Anaheim

Creating New Jobs & New Revenue for City Neighborhoods… 339 more words

Kris Murray

Anaheim City Council Approves Convention Center Expansion Bonds

I don’t think any one doubted the outcome of last night’s meeting, but it was still heartening late last night when the Anaheim City Council voted 4-1 to approve the bonds to finance the expansion of the Anaheim Convention Center. 769 more words

Kris Murray

Celebrities Expected at Comic Con

Comic Con is finally here! There are gonna be a TON of celebrities at the panels, and if you’re lucky, you might catch them walking around in the Gaslamp!!! 57 more words


Smoke In Basement Causes Center City Hotel Evacuation

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Philadelphia Fire Department arrived at the Sheraton Hotel, at 16th and Race Streets in center city, early this morning.  They were called to the scene about 4am because of a report of a light haze of smoke in the hotel’s basement. 221 more words


When Does Mayor Tait Think A Bond Is "Too Big"?

Anaheim Insider here.

Mayor Tait thinks the Convention Center expansion revenue bond should be put a city-wide vote because it’s too big. As he told the Orange County Register… 220 more words

Tom Tait

Sampling of Rock Bands That Have Played The Convention Center

On the lighter side of things, I found this post on a website devoted to the Go-Go’s, listing rock bands (and other entertainers) that played at the Anaheim Convention Center between 1967 and 1979: 517 more words

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The "Put It On The Ballot" Carnard

Anaheim Blog top commenter Ryan Cantor proposes putting the Anaheim Convention Center expansion on the ballot, echoing Mayor Tom Tait’s position. I have a few thoughts on this approach. 537 more words

Tom Tait