The Signal Tribune newspaper

Christmas tree burning demonstrates need for holiday safety

December 17, 2010

Filed under Holiday, Safety

The Greater Long Beach Chapter of the American Red Cross and the Long Beach Fire Department (LBFD) hosted a Christmas tree burning demonstration at the LBFD Training Center Wednesday morning to show the effects of improper...

Children laughing, people passing

December 17, 2010

Filed under Holiday

Thanks to all who helped put together a fantastic Daisy Lane Parade Saturday. Read More »...

A Suite treat

December 17, 2010

Filed under Art, Arts, Holiday

The Long Beach Ballet is presenting the 28th anniversary of its production of The Nutcracker, Southern California's only performance of the Tchaikovsky classic that features a full symphony orchestra. The Nutcracker will ...

Puppet show bringing Santa’s workshop to Bixby Park

December 17, 2010

Filed under Holiday

Jim Gamble Productions and Friends of Bixby Park will present a puppet and marionette show entitled Santa's Workshop at 11am on Sunday, Dec. 19 at Bixby Park Recreation Center, at the corner of 1st Street and Cherry Avenue, which will be tra...

The UPS Store stands ready to help with holiday logistics

December 10, 2010

Filed under Business, Holiday

The holidays are supposed to be filled with good cheer, but the logistics of shopping for gifts, shipping packages and planning the family trip can take the “happy" out of the holidays. Read More »...

Signal Hill cards can help loved ones keep in touch

December 10, 2010

Filed under Holiday

Everyone loves to get greeting cards: birthday cards, thank-you notes and holiday cards. Read More »...

Fire department continuing its decades-old toy drive for local kids

December 10, 2010

Filed under Holiday

In the early 1950s, Long Beach firefighter Murray Cohn started collecting toys for needy kids in the area surrounding his fire station. Read More »...

‘Re-energized’ Daisy Avenue Christmas Tree Lane Parade in its 57th year

December 10, 2010

Filed under Holiday

Long Beach's only holiday parade that proceeds along a residential street rather than a commercial corridor, the Daisy Avenue Christmas Tree Lane Parade began in 1953 when Gertrude B. Whittle petitioned the City Council to decorate...

Project seeks to provide needy children with holiday books

December 10, 2010

Filed under Holiday

Miss Long Beach 2011, Monique Villa, is seeking help from the public to collect Christmas books for needy kids in Long Beach, for a drive called Project Give-A-Book. Read More »...

Signaling the holidays

December 3, 2010

Filed under Holiday

The cities of Long Beach and Signal Hill rang in the holiday season with the annual tree-lighting ceremony at Discovery Well Park in Signal Hill Wednesday. Local dignitaries representing both cities were on hand to celebrate wi...

Gabelich partners with 8th District businesses for holiday toy drive

December 3, 2010

Filed under Holiday

Eighth District Councilmember Rae Gabelich will be working with several businesses in her district for a holiday toy drive to benefit local children at the Carmelitos Housing Community. Read More »...

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