The Signal Tribune newspaper

Vol. 34 No. 46 — April 26, 2013

April 26, 2013

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Local public health officials stress that bacterial meningitis is not a gay disease

April 26, 2013

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CJ Dablo Staff Writer The media have focused on the number of gay men who have been diagnosed with bacterial meningitis, but public health officials warn that there are other groups of people who should be paying attent...

Los Cerritos neighborhood group survey says residents against proposed roundabouts

April 26, 2013

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Sean Belk Staff Writer The Los Cerritos Neighborhood Association (LCNA) has recently conducted an online survey, asking residents whether they would approve of landscaped circular medians, known as roundabouts and traffic ci...

U.S. Postal Service to close LB mail-processing center on July 1

April 26, 2013

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Sean Belk Staff Writer The United States Postal Service (USPS) plans to cease mail-processing operations at 2300 Redondo Ave. in Long Beach on July 1, though public retail service, P.O. box delivery, mail collection and b...

Office Depot, OfficeMax plan to merge by year’s end

April 26, 2013

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Sean Belk Staff Writer Office Depot Inc., a major sales-tax revenue generator for the cities of Signal Hill and Long Beach, expects to merge with OfficeMax Incorporated by the end of the year, according to a company statement....

Signal Hill PD goes greener for Earth Day

April 26, 2013

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Leonardo Poareo Editorial Intern One man pushes another man. The man who was pushed falls to the ground, but he doesn't think of calling the police— he's not carrying a cell phone anyway. But then he sees two police officers patroll...

Around Town

April 26, 2013

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EGGS WITH THE ELKS What Monthly breakfast Who Bellflower/ Long Beach Elks Lodge 888 Where 16426 Bellflower Blvd., Bellflower When Sunday, April 25 from 8am to noon More Info Breakfast costs $6.50 per person and includes eg...

Letter to the Editor: What’s in a word?

April 26, 2013

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Transparency. Long Beach likes to toss the word around, but, except for the windows, very little is transparent at City Hall. If you have any doubt that your councilmember wishes it to remain this way, you need look no further...

Letter to the Editor: A not-so ’roundabout’ letter

April 26, 2013

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Why is Councilmember James Johnson so adamant that a bicycle path must go through the Los Cerritos neighborhood and absolutely has to include two “roundabouts" and a new traffic signal at Wardlow Road and Pacific Avenue? He...

LB Civil Service Commission elects new officers

April 26, 2013

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The election of Long Beach Civil Service Commission officers was conducted on April 17, according to Mario R. Beas, executive director of the commission. Unanimously elected were Charles Hicks Jr., as president and Larry Keller as...

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