Soto and Waterfield take Santa Maria City Council race

Santa Maria’s first-ever district City Council election was one for the history books, and in a hard-fought, nail-biter of race, two polar opposite candidates both managed to land seats on the council. Despite hopes–and fears–that the city’s new district-based voting system would

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The Canary: Embrace the change

Is anyone else excited to see another young, Hispanic professional stepping up to the plate to run for Santa Maria City Council? Local nonprofit manager Gloria Soto is running to fill Jack Boysen‘s soon-to-be-vacated District 3 seat, and I must admit, I’m all aflutter! It’s

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