September 21, 2018
Salem-News.com Contamination articles
Salem-News.com (Feb-16-2014 13:46)
VA Ignores Medical Conditions Linked to El ToroRobert O'Dowd Salem-News.com
TCA exposure also places a person and increased risk of Parkinson’s disease.
(SOMERDALE, NJ) -
I didn’t want to file a VA disability compensation claim. It’s just not worth the effort. The VA’s reputation is terrible.
Salem-News.com (Jan-18-2014 01:58)
Irvine Wants High School Students to Suffer Same Fate as Cancer Ridden MarinesTim King Salem-News.com
Who needs Ninja Turtles when you have Irvine High School, future home of "The Mutants"?
An Irvine city council member wants "The Safest City in America" (cough) to build a high school for children on one of the most contaminated land sites in Orange County, the former Marine aviation base, Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) El Toro.
Salem-News.com (Jan-16-2014 15:20)
Voice of OC: Great Park Auditor Details Massive Waste and AbuseTim King Salem-News.com
Sparks are flying and yet the real problem with turning MCAS El Toro into a park and housing community... deadly environmental contamination, is still a largely ignored problem. The base is an EPA Superfund site for TCE (trychloroethylene) contamination, and that is just the beginning...
One of Southern California's biggest plagues that we have been writing about for many years, the so-called "Great Park" fiasco, has come home to roost on the city of Irvine's doorstep.
Salem-News.com (Dec-03-2013 17:39)
Betrayal: Toxic Exposure of U.S. Marines and Red Dragonfly IIAaron M. Davis for Salem-News.com
A panel discussion will follow the film with MAM organizer Tami Canal, COVVHA activist Lorena Hansen, Tim King and myself as moderator.
(SALT LAKE CITY) -
Operation Red Dragonfly will be coming (former marine Tim King on his motorcycle) to Salt Lake City the weekend of may 16-17 2014. Tim and former Marine Robert O'Dowd have written the book "Betrayal: Toxic Exposure of U.S. Marines, Murder and Government Cover-up." I was one of those former Marines stationed at Camp Lejeune.
Salem-News.com (Nov-21-2013 12:29)
Marine Corps Air Station El Toro, a Blight for Orange County TaxpayersSalem-News.com
No veterans cemetery for my fellow Marines, no people's park, and if sports facilities do get built Irvine residents/groups will get first dibs. This is at minumum false advertising, a failed and lapsed warranty under basic consumer laws. - Salem-News.com's Roger Butow, comment in LA Times article on El Toro.
An Editorial in The LA Times called Irvine's Pretty Decent Park outlines the dilemma now facing the Irvine City Council with the now closed El Toro Marine Corps Air Station.
Salem-News.com (Feb-08-2012 11:37)
MSNBC Presents `Semper Fi: Always Faithful` Friday, 24 February at 10:00 P.M. ETWeesie Vieira Special to Salem-News.com
“Semper Fi: Always Faithful” unfolds like a detective novel...
(NEW YORK, NY) -
Marine Corps Master Sgt. Jerry Ensminger was a devoted marine for nearly 25 years. As a drill instructor in the Marine Corps, he was responsible for training thousands of new recruits.