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Letter to the Editor: In support of local officers

May 3, 2019

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Former Los Angeles County Sheriff and Long Beach Police Chief Jim McDonnell recently spoke about the expectations placed on today’s police officers. In addition to their primary responsibility of protecting their communities,...

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-...

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...

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...

Letter: In appreciation of support

Christopher Wilson, SH City Commissioner, SH City Council candidate

March 11, 2019

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For the last four months, I have had the honor and privilege of knocking on doors, speaking to residents and joining them in their living rooms to discuss our city’s future. This has been an extraordinary election, and I want...

Letter: In memoriam

Historical Society of Long Beach

February 28, 2019

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It is with great sadness and utmost respect that we bid farewell to Dave Werts, husband to the Historical Society of Long Beach’s (HSLB) president, Melanie Werts. Dave passed away Feb. 14 at the age of 83. Dave was born in...

Letter: Misunderstanding the coyote problem

Theresa Hew, Website comment

February 19, 2019

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This is another popular argument that implies man's urban sprawl is taking away coyote habitat. Historically, human encroachment on wildlife habitat and loss of habitat have negatively impacted many wildlife species, but the...

Letter: Creating future leaders

Glenn Draper, Website comment

February 19, 2019

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The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) runs the nation’s best leadership development program for young adults. I have seen many scouts develop into fine young men and women. This nation needs leadership, and it is gratifying to se...

Letter: In need of memorabilia

Gary Dudley, Signal Hill resident

February 6, 2019

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The Signal Hill Historical Society (SHHS) is working with the City of Signal Hill on putting together an exhibit for the history room in the soon-to-be-opened City library. The SHHS is assembling an exhibit of the City’s...

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