Press "Enter" to skip to content

Posts published by “Mark Scaramella”

Major Contributor

Mendocino County Today: Friday, Sept. 24, 2021

Warm Today | 37 New Cases | Water Leak | King Salmon | Picketing Coren | Short Staffed | Strip & Run | Labor Marching | Martinez Memorial | Slob Gro | County Road | KZYX Move | Unlike Mussolini | Grilled Chicken | Ed Notes | Yesterday's Catch | Michael McClure | Nepalese Girl | Insurance Scam | Odd Americans | Palisade Tahoe | Eye Clinic | Home Schooling | Disaster Recipe | Knee Pads | Painters Say | Shuffle You | Slave Kids | CA Burning | Gig Society | SF | Fat Girl | French Vichy | Psychopathic Tendency | Soccer Dog | Lawless Usal

County Notes (September 23, 2021)

UNBELIEVABLY, THE SHERIFF’S LAWSUIT against the County/Board of Supervisors continues into its third month. Item 9d on next Tuesday’s Board agenda: “Pursuant to Government Code…

County Notes (September 16, 2021)

UNBELIEVABLY, THE SHERIFF’S LAWSUIT against the County/Board of Supervisors continues into its second month. Item 9d on next Tuesday’s Board agenda: “Pursuant to Government Code…

Wine Mob Sustains Itself

You’ve got to hand it to Mendo’s wine mob. Their record of staying entirely unregulated is perfect. They have escaped any serious criticism, let alone…

County Notes (August 27, 2021)

COUNTY EMPLOYEE UNION REP Patrick Hickey asked the Board to address worrisomely high vacancy rates in some departments, which are overtaxing staff and causing loss…

The Sheriff’s Budget Dispute

Sounds like Supervisor Maureen Mulheren got some significant pushback on the question of holding Department heads personally responsible for budget overruns, especially the Sheriff.  SUPERVISOR…

Mendo’s Nickel & Diming of Emergency Services

There are a number of County-inflicted financial annoyances the local Community Services District suffers every year. The County goes out of its way to charge…

Backdoor Maneuvers

ON JULY 11 we wrote about a very fishy Consent Calendar Item which had its origins going back to March:  Item 4ab). “Adoption of Resolution…

Wine People vs. Us

Back in 2009, when the State Water Board told Russian River Grape Growers — of which 1st District Supervisor Glenn McGourty is one — that…

-