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Commentary: The mysteries of Easter

Anita W. Harris, Staff Writer

April 19, 2019

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Here in Southern California, we are fortunate to be experiencing a green, super-blooming spring after the rare rains this past winter. Spring has been traditionally celebrated as a time of regrowth and renewal, at leas...

Fatherhood

Blair Cohn, BKBIA Executive Director

April 19, 2019

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I became a father for the first time at age 41. It was by adoption, and I was all the things a new parent would be: nervous, scared, uncertain and a bit naïve. The baby was just 4 months old when I brought her home. She wo...

Letter: A staple of the city

Larry Andre, Website comment

April 16, 2019

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Larry Forester has truly been good for the City of Signal Hill [“Signal Hill councilmember leaves dais after 21 years of service,” April 12, 2019]. His love of the city and leadership has helped to bring an oil city that had a rough-and-...

Commentary: Why the Long Beach community isn’t benefiting from the cannabis boom

Feel Good Sales Group, a licensed Southern California cannabis distributor

April 3, 2019

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After more than a year since Long Beach opened its doors to legal recreational marijuana, the City has yet to see a single dollar in tax revenue from cannabis distribution and manufacturing businesses as owners seek more competitive...

Letter: Mourning a place filled with memories

Niki Tennant, Website comment

April 3, 2019

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I am very saddened by the sale of the property for residential development [“Remembering the LB Petroleum Club,” March 29, 2019]. I would have hoped that the board would have solicited proposals that included keeping...

Commentary: Tax tips for consumers heading into the filing deadline

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra’s office

March 28, 2019

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Ahead of the April 15 deadline to file income-tax returns, California Attorney General Xavier Becerra last week announced tips to encourage safe tax filing and preparation and prevent tax-related identity theft. Each year, millions...

Letter: A standing ovation

Robert Flynn, Website comment

March 28, 2019

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My son-in-law graciously treated me and his family to this wonderful, energetic, most talented, well-directed, loveable and highly gifted group of showpeople I have ever had the pleasure of being entertained by in years. B...

Letter: Bringing light to Long Beach’s past

Alan Fishel, Long Beach resident

March 28, 2019

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I sure want to thank you and the Signal Tribune for publishing Claudine’s great article on the Hathaway’s Long Beach and Las Alamitos not-so-sweet sugar-beet past [“Susan Patterson Hathaway Bixby: An early environme...

Commentary: Committing dollars toward Bixby Park upgrades

Jeannine Pearce, Long Beach 2nd District Councilmember

March 27, 2019

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For years, the Friends of Bixby Park (FOBP) and the Alamitos Beach residents have worked to create a safe, inviting place for all residents by participating in a visioning process, advocating for safety and for a new playground....

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