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Get immunized to fight the flu

California Department of Public Health

November 21, 2018

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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

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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...

And in this corner … | November 22, 2018

Blair Cohn, BKBIA Executive Director

November 21, 2018

Filed under And in this corner..., Commentary

Although I can’t believe we are now in the season of Thanksgiving, Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, holiday lists, holiday decorations, holiday songs– you get my drift, I do take a few moments to stop and think ab...

A first time for everything

Cecilia Fidora, Signal Hill resident

November 14, 2018

Filed under Commentary, Letters to the Editor

Last week Tuesday, Nov. 6, was Election Day– and my very first time as a poll worker. Working 6am to 8pm (and actually beyond that to about 9:30pm), it was a long day, but it went fast. We worked at Discovery Well Park Community...

A sailor’s life for me

Blair Cohn, BKBIA Executive Director

November 13, 2018

Filed under And in this corner..., Commentary

Not many people know this, but, in a previous life, I did a lot of sailing. I was much younger, and there were a few of us from the neighborhood who sought adventure on the water, so we teamed up as often as the right con...

Why we celebrate Nov. 11

Why we celebrate Nov. 11

November 9, 2018

Thoughts from the Publisher | Nov. 9, 2018

Neena Strichart, Publisher

November 9, 2018

Filed under Commentary, Thoughts From The Publisher

Residents from Long Beach and other neighboring cities will tomorrow have the opportunity to honor our country’s veterans at the Long Beach Veterans Day Parade. Taking place at 10am, and starting at the corner of Atlantic A...

Continuing Borgers’s legacy through theatre

Douglas Orr, Former Vice President, Long Beach Shakespeare Company

November 7, 2018

Filed under Commentary, Letters to the Editor

Thank you so much for supporting the Long Beach Shakespeare Company (LBSC) and Bixby Knolls in general. Glad to see that the Signal Tribune is still a strong supporter of Bixby Knolls! I’m so proud of the LBSC and all that...

Addressing last weekend’s tragedy

The California Conference for Equality and Justice

November 2, 2018

Filed under Commentary, Letters to the Editor

The tragedy this past weekend at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh has broken our hearts. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the victims, families, loved ones, the community of Squirrel Hill, the Jewish community at large...

Thoughts from the Publisher | Nov. 2, 2018

Neena Strichart, Publisher

November 2, 2018

Filed under Commentary, Thoughts From The Publisher

Just a few days ago, I was telling a friend about how much I think he and family will enjoy the Nov. 10 Long Beach Veterans Day Parade. During the conversation, he said, “Since Veterans Day and Memorial Day are the same ...

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