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Council candidate: Nick Boles

Nick Boles is running for City Council. The following answers were submitted in response to questions from the Daily Press. Name: Nick Boles Age: 28 Occupation: Non- Profit Consultant/ Entrepreneur Neighborhood: Mid- City Own/Rent: Rent Marital status: Single Political affiliation: Democrat Schooling: Montclair College Preparatory... Read more →

Politics

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Outside spending flooding in

CITY HALL — City Council candidates have spent close to $400,000 on their campaigns but those dollars pale in comparison to what's been spent by outside groups. Supporters of Measure D, which would require a public vote on any significant changes to the Santa Monica Airport, have spent more than $800,000 alone. Hundreds of thousands of... Read more →

Government

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City budgets $28MM better than expected

CITY HALL — The city budget under promised and over delivered last fiscal year. City Hall spent less and made more than they expected to in fiscal year 2013-14, according to a report from finance officials. The General Fund, City Hall’s primary account, brought in $17.3 million more than was projected — 5.1 percent better than the... Read more →

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Council candidate: Whitney Scott Bain

Whitney Scott Bain is running for City Council. The following answers were submitted in response to questions from the Daily Press. Name: Whitney Scott Bain Age: 55 Occupation: Journalist Neighborhood: Sunset Park Own/Rent: Rent Marital status: Single Political affiliation: Democrat Highest Degree Attained: MFA Kids: No Hobbies:... Read more →

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Council candidate: Phil Brock

Phil Brock is running for City Council. The following answers were submitted in response to questions from the Daily Press. Name: Phil Brock Age: 60 Occupation: President/CEO Studio Talent Group; Santa Monica Recreation & Parks Commission Chair; Civic Auditorium Working Group; Boys & Girls Club Council; Kiwanis Board Member; VP,... Read more →

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Council candidate: Sue Himmelrich

Sue Himmelrich is running for City Council. The following answers were submitted in response to questions from the Daily Press. Name: Sue Himmelrich Age: 61 Occupation: Attorney at Western Center on Law and Poverty Neighborhood: North of Montana Own/Rent: Own Marital status: Married to Michael Soloff for 26 years Kids: Hilary, a law... Read more →

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Council candidate: Zoë Muntaner

Zoë Muntaner is running for City Council. The following answers were submitted in response to questions from the Daily Press. Name: Zoë Muntaner Age: 45 Occupation: Founder & Chief Compassion Officer of Compassionate Santa Monica, Chief Strategy Officer of New Moon Media, Writer & Blogger, Pilates & Yoga Instructor, Expert... Read more →

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Council candidate: Kevin McKeown

Kevin McKeown is running for City Council. The following answers were submitted in response to questions from the Daily Press. Name: Kevin McKeown Age: 66 Occupation: For twenty years now, Apple technology consultant for Santa Monica's public schools. Neighborhood: Wilshire/Montana, where I was Chair of the Wilshire/Montana Neighborhood... Read more →

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Council candidates: Pam O’Connor

Pam O'Connor is running for City Council. The following answers were submitted in response to questions from the Daily Press. Name: Pam O'Connor Age: 66 Occupation: Historic Preservation Planner Neighborhood: Wilshire/Montana Own/Rent: Renter Marital status: Single Kids: Nephew grew up in Santa Monica Political affiliation:... Read more →

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Council candidate: Michael Feinstein

Michael Feinstein is running for City Council. The following answers were submitted in response to questions from the Daily Press. Name: Michael Feinstein Age: 55 Occupation: writer/author Neighborhood: Ocean Park Own/Rent: Rent Marital status: Single Kids: None Political affiliation: Co-founder, Green Party of... Read more →