The Signal Tribune newspaper

A ‘riveting’ life story

October 3, 2014

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Cory Bilicko -Managing Editor- Redevelopment has not only helped Signal Hill grow through residential development, it has increased the city's population and substantially boosted sales-tax revenue through construction of ...

Larger Than Life

September 12, 2014

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Ashley Fowler Staff Writer Signal Hill has hosted a number of colorful characters over the years. Among them, the memory of the multifaceted “Kid Mexico" lives on. Tod “Kid Mexico" Faulkner was born on Nov. 22, 1900...

How Spud Field Got Its Name

August 22, 2014

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By CJ Dablo -Staff Writer- It rained on Jan. 12, 1954. Perhaps the lack of visibility from the storm clouds could have at least partially explained away the horrific accident that day when an Air Force pilot commandeering a ...

A prickly ‘Porcupine Hill’

August 15, 2014

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Sean Belk Staff Writer- There was a time when oil was king of the hill. It started in 1921 at a well famously known as Alamitos No. 1, located at the corner of Temple Avenue and Hill Street in Signal Hill. Royal Dutch Sh...

City of Signal Hill 90th Anniversary Video Coverage

May 4, 2014

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To view the edited video of the event on April 22, click here. Additional footage: http://youtu.be/lKWd0YHeoVk http://youtu.be/dRTzjPnxNXQ http://youtu.be/NzrT_io3WCk http://youtu.be/-HJWZWstePQ http://youtu.be/WT6EDxsP9ZA http://youtu.be/A06TrLi9Kcs http://youtu.be/WeBSDpp73SM

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City of Signal Hill 90th Anniversary