Mayor of Arvin being investigated for alleged unemployment insurance fraud

Trujillo EDD Fraud Letter 1

ARVIN, Calif. (KERO) — Arvin Mayor Olivia Trujillo is being investigated for alleged unemployment insurance fraud. According to letters sent to the Employment Development Department back in May, the city suspected Trujillo may have committed unemployment insurance fraud by submitting an unemployment claim against the City of Arvin. In a statement, the Arvin Acting City … Read more

San Jose mayor proposes gun owners carry insurance and pay annual fee in wake of mass shooting

While mass shootings draw much of the attention of gun violence, in the 13 days since the shooting at the Valley Transportation Authority facility, there have been eight additional shootings in San Jose, according to Mayor Sam Liccardo. Liccardo’s initiative, unveiled Tuesday, is aimed at providing care to injured victims and providing incentives for safer … Read more

Mayor, school superintendent partner to address mental health issues with Wellbeing Coalition

Mayor, school superintendent partner to address mental health issues with Wellbeing Coalition

Supt. Beth Niedermeyer and Mayor Chris Jensen are co-chairs of the Noblesville Wellbeing Coalition. (Submitted photos) When Chris Jensen ran his successful campaign for Noblesville mayor in 2019, a big part of his platform for public safety focused on mental health. “Public safety is playing such a huge part in every community, and mental health … Read more

New Sawbridgeworth mayor Greg Rattey supporting Men’s Health Forum after he reveals aim to kill himself in his 20s

In a jaw-dropping moment at Sawbridgeworth Town Council, the new mayor revealed why he had chosen a mental health support group as one of his chosen charities. Cllr Greg Rattey told the council’s annual general meeting he would be raising funds for the Men’s Health Forum, an online organisation which supports men with depression and … Read more

First half of stimulus money coming to St. Louis City has arrived, mayor says | St. Louis News Headlines

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – About half of the stimulus money appropriated for St. Louis City has arrived, Mayor Tishaura Jones announced Tuesday. St. Louis City leaders have a big funding decision to make and it involves spending more than $500 million. St. Louis City’s Mayor Tishaura Jones formed the Stimulus Advisory Board which will advise … Read more

Education group PLACE NYC endorses Eric Adams for NYC mayor

A vocal parent group that backs the city’s accelerated education programs has endorsed Eric Adams for mayor. PLACE NYC said Adams was its top choice because of his support for the specialized high school admissions test and other education positions. “His policy proposals reflect engagement with the often excluded voices of immigrants and public school … Read more