2012 Year In Lists: Funniest Moments In East Bay Politics

1. San Leandro Councilman-elect Benny Lee agrees to a policy during a candidates forum, begins to describes why he supports it, but then asks, "Wait, what is that?" To be fair, when the moderator asked the other candidates what the audience-generated questions was referring to, nobody knew, either.2. Hayward's profilic public commenter Jim Drake teases Jesus … Continue reading 2012 Year In Lists: Funniest Moments In East Bay Politics

Report: Bill Lockyer To Divorce Troubled Ex-Alameda County Supervisor Nadia Lockyer

ALAMEDA COUNTY | California State Treasurer Bill Lockyer filed for divorce from his wife, former Alameda County Supervisor Nadia Lockyer last week, reported the San Francisco Chronicle. In the wake of a highly-publicized drug and sex scandal which led to the the resignation of Nadia Lockyer in April, the 71-year-old Bill Lockyer cited "irreconcilable difference" as the reason for the divorce and is … Continue reading Report: Bill Lockyer To Divorce Troubled Ex-Alameda County Supervisor Nadia Lockyer

Lockyer’s Restraining Order Hearing Against Ex-Lover Passes Without Resolution

NADIA LOCKYER | Former Alameda County Supervisor Nadia Lockyer's court date seeking a restraining order against her former lover Steve Chikhani came and went a second time last week. No future court date has been scheduled.Chikhani told The Citizen this week he has yet to be served with court papers concerning Lockyer's allegations that he … Continue reading Lockyer’s Restraining Order Hearing Against Ex-Lover Passes Without Resolution

Nadia Lockyer’s Ex Asks: Where’s The Restraining Order?

NADIA LOCKYER RESIGNSMay 23, 2012 | Less than two weeks ago, the Bay Area News Group published an article detailing former Alameda County Supervisor Nadia Lockyer's temporary restraining order against ex-lover Steve Chikhani. The date of the scheduled hearing is May 24 in Pleasanton, but Chikhani says he will not attend because on the eve … Continue reading Nadia Lockyer’s Ex Asks: Where’s The Restraining Order?

Three Days After Latest Bizarre Twist, Lockyers Make A Public Appearance

NADIA LOCKYERApril 15, 2012 | Just three days after sending an email to a local reporter so shocking that the newspapers feared for her safety, embattled Alameda County Supervisor Nadia Lockyer appeared in public Saturday night in Fremont with her husband, State Treasurer Bill Lockyer.The couple attended a Democratic fundraiser at Ohone College in Fremont … Continue reading Three Days After Latest Bizarre Twist, Lockyers Make A Public Appearance

Nadia Lockyer, County Residents Are Hurting; When Will It Stop?

Lockyers in December 2011.ANALYSIS///NADIA LOCKYERApril 13, 2012 | One thing is clear: the Lockyer household is in shambles and its tumult threatens to overwhelm her constituents. Thursday's latest chapter in the very public and meteoric fall from grace of both Alameda County Supervisor Nadia Lockyer and her husband, State Treasurer Bill Lockyer appears to have … Continue reading Nadia Lockyer, County Residents Are Hurting; When Will It Stop?

Nadia’s Boy Toy Dangles Titillating Comment Heard ‘Round The County

THE NADIA LOCKYER AFFAIRFeb. 28, 2012 | You have got to hand it to Stephen Chikhani, the reputed on-again/off again love interest of Alameda County Supervisor Nadia Lockyer, he sure knows how to moved a good story along. "There's a way bigger story than sex tapes," Chikhani said to a reporter today at his hearing … Continue reading Nadia’s Boy Toy Dangles Titillating Comment Heard ‘Round The County