City Politics


City council approves mayor Torres’ directors with four-year ‘salary freeze’

Council members approved all seven of mayor Jose “Joey” Torres’ department directors whose names were before them on Tuesday evening. The seven directors were approved after council members added a provision to the approving resolutions that would freeze the salaries of each of the appointees for a four-year period.

Police News


Police arrest two in Belmont Avenue shooting

Just three days after a 24-year-old city man was wounded on Belmont Avenue and North 7th Street, city police have arrested two men charging one with attempted murder on Tuesday afternoon.