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City auditor revamps fraud hotline; asks for public’s help

July 19, 2007

Long Beach City Auditor Laura Doud announced last week that she has revitalized the Long Beach city auditor fraud hotline. The announcement was made on the July 11 edition of “Straight Talk" hosted by Art Levine. “I am...

Long Beach Police Academy Graduation

July 19, 2007

The Long Beach Police Department held the graduation of recruit class No. 83 on Wednesday, July 11, at the Terrace Theater Long Beach Performing Arts Center. The 42 recruits have successfully completed 27 weeks (1,060) hours...

Seven Summit Scholar

July 13, 2007

For young adults newly graduated from high school, they say the sky is the limit, figuratively. Long Beach Poly graduate Samantha Larson seems to be testing that saying, literally. Read More »...

SH saves $200K through private park services

July 13, 2007

Signal Hill's Tuesday night meeting was short in duration–just under an hour–and agenda items, two to be exact. Read More »...

LB reopens affordable housing complex

July 13, 2007

The City of Long Beach officially reopened the Linden Garden Court Apartments with a grand reopening ceremony Saturday. Linden Garden Court, a 24-unit rental rehabilitation project at Linden Avenue and East 64th Street is one of ...

Recall launched against Bixby beating trial judge Lee

July 13, 2007

By Bill Pearl, LBReport.com Special to the Signal Tribune Signature gathering began last month in Bixby Knolls in a recall launched against Superior Court Judge Gibson W. Lee, who adjudicated the cases of 10 juveniles accused in the Hall...

LB Council names Police Chief Batts as Interim City Manager

July 5, 2007

By Bill Pearl, LBReport.com Special to the Signal Tribune With discussion and voting in closed session, followed by an action publicly reported at the start of the July 3 Long Beach City Council meeting by Mayor Bob Foster,...

No skateboarding allowed? SH ‘boarders find relief in LB

July 5, 2007

By Joseph Serna, Staff Writer Signal Hill–the name alone sounds attractive for street slalom or whooshing down a sidewalk on a skateboard. But those brief moments of wind in a child's face and adrenaline pumping in the vei...

Schipske’s skate park proposal to be delayed

July 5, 2007

Long Beach Councilmember Gerrie Schipske pulled the skate park agenda item from the city council agenda last Tuesday because a number of 5th District Youth Council members were unavailable to attend because of the 4th of July...

LBFD seeks suspect in arson fire

July 5, 2007

On the morning of July 3 at approximately 5 a.m., the Long Beach Fire Department responded to a structure fire in a small single-family dwelling at 1090 Martin Luther King Avenue. Witnesses said they heard a large explosion and...

Prolonged investigation leads to arrest of sexual assault suspect

July 5, 2007

A suspect has been arrested and charged with sexually assaulting an 11-year-old girl and for annoying and molesting four other young girls. On Wednesday, Feb. 28, the Long Beach Police Department received a report of the sexual...

Richardson’s Rapid Rise

June 28, 2007

By Joseph Serna, Staff Writer Dispelling concerns about her lack of experience in the state legislature and dividing the black vote between her and another candidate, Laura Richardson won the Special Election for the 37th Congress...

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