The Signal Tribune newspaper

Naturalist to lead tour of local wetlands

September 4, 2008

Filed under Community, Thinking Green

The Long Beach Sierra Club and the Los Cerritos Wetlands Land Trust are sponsoring a free, guided tour through the Los Cerritos Wetlands on Saturday, Sept. 6 with naturalist Erik Zahn. Zahn, a graduate of the biology program...

SH tells how to save 50 gallons of water a day

August 21, 2008

Filed under Thinking Green

Courtesy of City of Signal Hill The City of Signal Hill is asking residents to help prevent a water shortage by saving 50 gallons a day. It's easy. Here's how: Read More »...

E-Waste Center, Best Buy to collect old TVs, computers

August 21, 2008

Filed under Community, Thinking Green

EWaste Center Inc. and Best Buy of Signal Hill will be sponsoring an e-waste collection and recycling event at the Best Buy at 2701 Cherry Avenue on August 23 and 24, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Consumers can help prevent toxic chemicals...

Source reduction: Another way to be Earth friendly

August 21, 2008

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Courtesy of www.edcodisposal.com Source Reduction simply means reducing the amount of trash you generate by thinking before you act. We are facing the challenge of having too much trash. Most likely, you're aware of this and are...

Evergreen Group companies sponsor 2008’s ICB Marathon

August 21, 2008

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Evergreen Group's Evergreen Line and EVA Air are now both corporate sponsors of International City Racing's 2008 Long Beach International City Bank Marathon. Evergreen Line is the named sponsor of the Kids 1-Mile Fun Run and EVA...

Wrigley Association hosts discussion on local air pollition

August 15, 2008

Filed under News, Thinking Green

BY NICK DIAMANTIDES Staff Writer According to studies undertaken by the California Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) about 3,700 Californians die prematurely each year because of air pollution from the state's ports and th...

Community members plant 21 trees in North Long Beach

August 15, 2008

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On the relatively cool and overcast August 2 in North Long Beach, "Team Hermoso" from the Neighborhood Leadership Program and the Coolidge Triangle Neighborhood Association joined forces in the planting of parkway trees throughout the C...

Green speed dating matches the environmentally-minded

August 15, 2008

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Green Speed Dating (or "carbon neutral love") brings together single people, living in the same area, who care about the environment, believe in sustainability, and would like to meet others who feel the same way. At a Green...

Preschoolers learn sea science at CMA

August 7, 2008

Filed under Thinking Green

Preschool children are invited to discover the wonders along the shore at Cabrillo Beach with hands-on exploration, stories, and puppets in “Tales Between the Tides" workshops. Session 3 is offered Tuesday, August 26 and Thursday,...

Signal Hill Public Works gives its tips to save water in the garden

August 7, 2008

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The Signal Hill Public Works Department has shared the following tips for maintaining a drought-resistant garden: Read More »...

Water department set to increase water and sewer rates

August 1, 2008

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The Long Beach Board of Water Commissioners has recently approved an increase in water and sewer rates paid by all Long Beach Water Department customers, subject to the above public hearing. The Board of Water Commissioners' approved...

LB City Council approves new utility billing system proposal

August 1, 2008

Filed under Thinking Green

At its July 22 meeting, the Long Beach City Council voted unanimously in favor of seeking professional services for the selection of a new customer information system to replace its antiquated utility billing system for gas, sewer,...

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