The Signal Tribune newspaper

City furthers water-recycling efforts with ‘Laundry to Landscape’ program

May 6, 2011

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By Stephanie Raygoza Editorial Intern In conjunction with the Long Beach Office of Sustainability and the Water Department, the City of Long Beach will soon be implementing a pilot graywater program through which a small nu...

At SH Council meeting, independent engineering consulting company confirms water systems are safe

May 6, 2011

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By CJ Dablo Staff Writer The City of Signal Hill continues to defend the quality of its water and the reputation of its water department, and an independent engineering firm confirmed at Tuesday evening's Council meeti...

City of Signal Hill completes renovations of Reservoir Park

May 6, 2011

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The City of Signal Hill Community Services Department announces the completion of the renovation project at Reservoir Park on Gundry Avenue during a dedication ceremony Wednesday, April 27 at the park. Read More »...

Feeling the beet

April 22, 2011

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Wrigley resident Annie Greenfeld with her freshly picked beets at her retirement home in the desert ...

LBCC horticulture club offering variety of low-cost plants

April 22, 2011

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Long Beach City College's 39th annual Horticulture Club plant sale is taking place now through Saturday, April 23 from 9am to 6pm at the horticulture gardens located on the Pacific Coast Campus, 1305 E. Pacific Coast High...

Councilmember Johnson to host tree-planting, cleanup near 405

April 22, 2011

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Seventh District Councilmember James Johnson will host a tree-planting and neighborhood cleanup on Saturday, April 23 from 9am to noon, at 33rd Street and Pasadena Avenue.  Read More »...

City of Signal Hill’s Reservoir Park renovations include new sustainable landscape garden

April 22, 2011

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The City of Signal Hill Community Services Department has announced the completion of its renovation project at Reservoir Park, 3315 Gundry Ave. Read More »...

Organic products are good for eating— and wearing

April 22, 2011

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By Shari Blackwell Owner, The Undershirt Inc. Earth Day is upon us once again. I remember first celebrating it when I was in middle school, when it was a “new concept." Today it has grown in magnitude and scope, from Eart...

Public invited to Earth Day celebration at LB City Hall

April 22, 2011

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The City of Long Beach will host a public Earth Day celebration at Long Beach City Hall at the Civic Center Plaza from 11am to 2pm on Friday, April 22. Read More »...

Nature Center hosting Earth Day beach cleanup

April 22, 2011

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The El Dorado Nature Center's staff are inviting the public to join them to help our oceans on Earth Day. Read More »...

Deciding what to do with trees damaged by storms

April 22, 2011

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Winter storms cause tremendous stress and severe damage to trees in the urban forest. Obviously, a snapped or downed tree should be removed. What about a tree that suffers minor damage? How can a homeowner tell if a tree is safe?...

CSUDH hosting e-waste roundup in honor of Earth Day

April 22, 2011

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California State University, Dominguez Hills has a solution for people looking to rid their homes of electronic waste in an environmentally safe and responsible manner. Read More »...

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