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BK residents, developers meets to discuss possible plaza tenants

April 26, 2007

By Joseph Serna, Staff Writer More than 100 Bixby Knolls residents and storeowners met with Bixby Plaza representatives at Charles Evans Hughes Middle School Monday, a chance for the businessmen to hear directly from residents wh...

Expansion moves LB closer to 1,000-acre open space goal

April 26, 2007

Long Beach 4th District Councilman Patrick O'Donnell and representatives from the Long Beach Redevelopment Agency were on hand for Saturday's building demolition adjacent to Orizaba Park. The removal of the buildings–three ...

SH Council meeting full of surprises

April 26, 2007

Joseph Serna, Staff Writer For a Signal Hill City Council meeting short on legislation, it certainly was long on the surprises. Tuesday's first pleasant surprise came to Chandler Brainard and Gilbert Greigo, two gentlemen...

LB residents encouraged to vote in May 1 special election

April 26, 2007

By Joseph Serna, Staff Writer The Long Beach Special Municipal Election is only five days away, and many candidates with a stake in the race are making their final push to get residents to go out and vote. There are approximatel...

Obituary: Juanita Millender-McDonald’s public service will be remembered by many

April 26, 2007

By Joseph Serna, Staff Writer State representative for the 37th District, Juanita Millender-McDonald, died Saturday night in her Carson home. She was 68. Millender-McDonald, who represented Signal Hill, a large swath of Long...

Late night theft in Signal Hill serves as reminder to stay alert, be prepared

April 26, 2007

By Joseph Serna, Staff Writer As she described it, it was like a ghost popped out of nowhere. When Emma Harmon walked up to her front door last Wednesday night, past the burnt out street lights to the front door with no por...

Richardson honors local Holocaust survivor

April 26, 2007

Assemblymember Laura Richardson (D-Long Beach) recently honored holocaust survivor Melvin Mermelstein in the Holocaust Memorial Ceremony in the Assembly. “I am privileged to participate in today's memorial ceremony in honor of t...

Removing Rubbish

April 19, 2007

By Joseph Serna, Staff Writer Minimizing water pollution in California is like finding letters in alphabet soup, there is an NPDES, a TMDL, some controlled by the EPA, some mandated by the federal CWA. In the end, it all spells out to getting t...

Cancelled meeting stirs up trouble

April 19, 2007

By Joseph Serna, Staff Writer At the April 2 Long Beach Special Election proposition forum, residents got a glimpse of a storm brewing within the Wrigley Association. “Unfortunately this organization sometimes does air its lau...

Local organ recipients share stories during national donor month

April 19, 2007

Joseph Serna, Staff Writer Every day 77 people in this country receive an organ donation that extends their life, but another 19 will die waiting for one, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' organ dono...

Exchange Club runs child abuse prevention project Saturday

April 19, 2007

Jamie Rowe, Copy Editor Exchange Club (EC) chapters across the nation will be handing out tips for better parenting and how to shop with children, Saturday. The Long Beach chapter will be at the Wal-Mart on Carson Street in...

Fines forgiven

April 19, 2007

As part of National Library Week, from April 15 to Saturday, April 21, the Signal Hill Library, located at 1770 East Hill Street, is waiving any fees incurred during the month of April, according to Library Assistant Chan Harris....

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