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Signal Tribune – Vol. 32 No. 42 – March 25, 2011

March 25, 2011

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Advocates for redevelopment consider future plans

March 25, 2011

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By CJ Dablo Staff Writer In anticipation of a prolonged fight over state budget proposals that called for an end to redevelopment funding, advocates for redevelopment have been pondering the future. Read More »...

LB League of Women Voters hosts meeting to share LA County’s Strategic Plan for Economic Development

March 25, 2011

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By Stephanie Raygoza Editorial Intern “Endorse, educate, advocate" were the resounding words spoken last Saturday by senior vice president of Los Angeles County's Strategic Initiatives David A. Flaks, as he presented the...

Supervisor Knabe visited by ‘Safe Surrender’ baby, Tal, two years after abandonment

March 25, 2011

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Last week, Los Angeles County Supervisor Don Knabe received a special visit from Tal, one of the 83 Safe Surrenders that have occurred in Los Angeles County. Read More »...

Around Town

March 25, 2011

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CLEAN UP YOUR COMMUNITY What Monthly neighborhood clean-up and E-waste drive Who Hosted by the West Eastside Community Association (WESCA) When Saturday, March 26, neighborhood clean-up from 8am to noon, and Household Haz...

Forester criticizes California Supreme Court’s refusal to hear lawsuit on ‘obsolete’ water-quality control plans

March 25, 2011

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According to a press release issued Tuesday by the City of Signal Hill, on March 18 the California Supreme Court refused to step in and require the water boards to update obsolete regional water-quality plans, commonly known as...

LBPD seeking information about fatal bicycle accident

March 25, 2011

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On Friday, March 18, at approximately 3:16am, officers from the Long Beach Police Department responded to an injury traffic collision involving a motorist and a bicyclist in the area of Carson Street and Los Coyotes Diagonal that...

Plane crash survivor’s condition upgraded to ‘serious but stable’

March 25, 2011

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By Cory Bilicko Managing Editor Mike Jensen, the lone survivor among five men on a turbo-prop plane that crashed last week at the Long Beach Airport, is making a gradual but optimistic recovery. Read More »...

Wrigley Area Neighborhood Alliance meeting provides insight into medical marijuana dispensaries, LB’s Redevelopment Agency

March 25, 2011

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By Brett Ashley Hawkins Editorial Intern The Wrigley Area Neighborhood Alliance (WANA) had its monthly meeting on Monday at Veterans Park Social Hall, 101 E. 28th St., from 7pm to 9pm to discuss upcoming volunteer opportunities, p...

LB receives $2-million grant for its airport projects

March 25, 2011

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The City of Long Beach has been awarded $2,045,569 in grant funding from the US Department of Transportation in support of projects occurring at the Long Beach Daugherty Field Airport, US Rep. Laura Richardson (CA-37) announced...

Monitors continue to confirm no radiation levels of concern in US

March 25, 2011

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The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) reported Wednesday that, during a detailed analysis of four west coast RadNet air monitor filters, it identified trace amounts of radioactive iodine, cesium, and tellurium consistent...

Lowenthal’s ‘Homeless Rights’ bill moves forward; Assembly Judiciary Committee agrees with plan to hit bullies in their wallets

March 25, 2011

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State legislators on Tuesday approved a bill by Assemblymember Bonnie Lowenthal that gives homeless people the right to invoke hate-crimes protection when suing an assailant in civil court. Read More »...

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