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Focus on business: It’s a Grind Coffeehouse (Bixby Knolls)

January 17, 2014

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Name of business: It's a Grind Coffeehouse (Bixby Knolls) Address: 4245 Atlantic Avenue, Long Beach (between San Antonio Drive and Carson Street) Phone: (562) 981-0028 Hours: M-Fri 6am to 9pm, Sat.-Sun. 630am to 9pm What type of...

Adventurous spirit is business as usual for Encore Awards owner Mu Zhang

August 10, 2012

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Adam Buchsbaum Editorial Intern Before Mu Zhang owned her small business Encore Awards and Marking/Jensen Rubber Stamps, she worked in corporate America in operations. After her day job, Zhang would spend her evenings ...

Return of rare pair

December 26, 2008

Filed under Community, Focus On Business, News

By NICK DIAMANTIDES Staff Writer To many Bixby Knolls business owners and residents, Sheldon and Shell Grossman's return to the area is good news. The husband and wife team operated Bixby Knolls Car Wash for 27 years before s...

Rental franchise aims to make it a Wheel Fun summer

July 17, 2008

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By Heather Posey Production Manager While the summer season may be halfway over, the California sunshine isn't going anywhere. While most tend to stay indoors to beat the heat, Marketing Manager Angela Daughtery of Wheel Fun...

Signal Hill tailor will alter the way you see your clothes

May 23, 2008

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One of the fascinating things about watching a person do his job is witnessing how his work is informed by his previous career experiences. When, two years ago, Jesus Lopez walked into Cecil & Reed—the Signal Hill denim des...

Future Shredding cuts up the competition with top technology

May 1, 2008

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By Heather Posey Production Manager In all businesses both big and small, paperwork tends to pile up, leaving dated and confidential information collecting dust in a filing cabinet for so long that many often forget that ...

Bixby Knolls says “Aloha” to Paradise Bound

April 24, 2008

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By Heather Posey Production Manager As travelers gear up for the summer season, things are winding down for local Hawaiian apparel store Paradise Bound. A longtime fixture in Long Beach, its latest two-year run in Bixby Knolls will be the la...

Vitamin City transcends its name with healthy alternatives

April 10, 2008

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By Heather Posey Staff Writer Though the name on the store may say Vitamin City, the self-described health food store offers so much more than vitamins. With specialty products designed for those with special dietary needs, ...

Cookies by Design takes decorating to the next level

March 27, 2008

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By Heather Posey Staff Writer When choosing the right gift for any occasion, unique and personal are usually the top qualities to have. And such qualities are what Renee Kim describes with Cookies by Design, a custom cook...

Offbeat Occupation : Staging company turns a house into a Showhome

March 20, 2008

Filed under Business, Focus On Business

By Heather Posey, Staff Writer After several years of success, real estate markets all across the country have slowed to a trickle of what they had been in previous years. Homes have become much harder to sell, there are more homes...

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