The Signal Tribune newspaper

‘Tis the season for it all

Blair Cohn, BKBIA Executive Director

December 14, 2018

Filed under And in this corner..., Commentary

‘Tis the season for it all, and it already has been plenty. We are deep in the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, and the momentum keeps building. Dec. 14 seems much later in the month than it really is, most likel...

Remembering my first date four years later

Denny Cristales, Managing Editor

December 14, 2018

Filed under Commentary

Dec. 6 marked the four-year anniversary of my relationship with my girlfriend. In years past, we celebrated the occasion with trips to Seattle and San Diego, tasty dinners and cute gifts. Although this time of year is one o...

The last straw?

John J. Fulford, Long Beach resident

December 7, 2018

Filed under Commentary, Letters to the Editor

I was a schoolboy in England during World War II, and every day all the students received a third of a pint of milk, which we drank through a straw. Plastic had not been invented at that time, and the straws were made from wheat...

An infamous day and the events that followed it

Claudine Burnett, Former Long Beach librarian

December 7, 2018

Filed under A look at the bygone days, Commentary

Pearl Harbor Dec. 7, 1941, is a date few will ever forget, for on that day, the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor. The United States was at war. Following news of the attack, Long Beach and neighboring Signal Hill, along with the res...

Holiday safety tips

Long Beach Police Department

December 6, 2018

Filed under Commentary

With holiday shopping ramping up, the Long Beach Police Department would like to remind everyone to report suspicious activity immediately by calling 9-1-1 and to encourage residents to practice the following safety tips, which...

This Christmas thing is getting out of hand

By Daniel Green, Production Associate

November 30, 2018

Filed under Commentary

It’s the first day of Christmas, and my calendar still says it’s November. At least it sounds like Christmas whenever I go to Starbucks or walk into CVS. Maybe it’s just me, but Christmas music seems to be gettin...

Your Medicare costs in

Greg Dill, Medicare regional administrator

November 30, 2018

Filed under Commentary

As we head into the holiday season, I wanted to let you know how much your Medicare will cost in 2019. Most people with Medicare will pay the standard monthly premium for Medicare Part B, which will be $135.50 next year, an increase ...

Get immunized to fight the flu

California Department of Public Health

November 21, 2018

Filed under Commentary

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) urges Californians to get the influenza (flu) vaccine to protect your health during the flu season. In California, flu usually begins to increase in late November or December....

Put your nutcracker to use this holiday season

newsandexperts.com

November 21, 2018

Filed under Commentary

Snacking is as much a holiday tradition as turkey, tree lights, parties and shopping. Those heaping plates of treats rarely provide healthy options, but few people complain– at least not until the New Year, when they realize...

Your Medicare costs in 2019

Greg Dill, Medicare regional administrator

November 21, 2018

Filed under Commentary

As we head into the holiday season, I wanted to let you know how much your Medicare will cost in 2019. Most people with Medicare will pay the standard monthly premium for Medicare Part B, which will be $135.50 next year, an increas...

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