Dave Bossert

ElectionsVoteIn the commercial world in which we all live, the true meaning of Thanksgiving gets blurred more frequently with the retail noise of sales and spending. Many people take their loved ones for granted thinking they will always be there. One day they wo(more..)

ElectionsVoteCalArts is the premier arts school perched on top of the hill at McBean Parkway and the east side of I-5. It has been there since 1970 when this campus first opened. It was the evolution of the Chouinard Art Institute, the L.A. Conservatory, and the (more..)

ElectionsVoteWe are all bombarded daily with images of war, natural disasters, terrorist’s attacks, and deplorable individual behavior. The images of devastation in Puerto Rico and Texas from the recent hurricanes are heartbreaking. The bombings in the Midd(more..)

ElectionsVoteI was out of town when I heard the news that Castaic Town Council member John Kunak had passed away from an apparent heart attack at the age of sixty-five. It was a shock and way too young for anyone to die. For as long as I can remember, Kunak had b(more..)

ElectionsVoteAs I mentioned in my last several commentaries, I am battling the United States Post Office (USPS) for the theft of material that belonged to my deceased brother, a decorated veteran. I have no illusions that any of that material will be recovered bu(more..)

ElectionsVoteMy last commentary outlined the issues that I have recently encountered at the United States Post Service (USPS)—mainly theft of my property. Yes, I am calling it what it is, stealing of goods by some postal employees. Maybe you have experience(more..)

ElectionsVoteRaise your hand if you have had problems with the United States Postal Service (USPS) losing your mail, poor service, or worse— theft. That’s what I thought. So many people have stories about the USPS yet no one is doing anything about. W(more..)

ElectionsVoteThe Santa Clarita Organization for Planning and the Environment (SCOPE) and Friends of the Santa Clara River, two groups that are apparently controlled by Lyn Plambeck, have filed a new complaint against the Newhall Ranch development, again. This tim(more..)

ElectionsVoteSome twenty-five years ago or so, then L.A. County Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich had the vision to set up what was known then as rural town councils in the Santa Clarita Valley. He could see that the area was developing and becoming a refuge for y(more..)

ElectionsVoteThere are so many fundraising events in the Santa Clarita Valley that they begin to smear together into a psychedelic swirl of invites that I pitch into the trash bin as fast as they are opened. So, it was unusual to see one, which was handed to me, (more..)

ElectionsVoteLast week, I went down to the weekly Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors (BOS) meeting to support the Newhall Ranch project that was before the board for approval. I think that the first phase of the project, Landmark Village and Mission Village,(more..)

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