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Vol. 35 No. 52- May 30, 2014

May 30, 2014

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Residential developers eyeing former market site

May 30, 2014

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Sean Belk Staff Writer Residential developers are so far the only parties interested in acquiring an empty, 52,000-square-foot property in Bixby Knolls that was vacated by Ralphs about a year ago, according to a real-estate repre...

Proposed state law could mean new library for Signal Hill after all

May 30, 2014

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CJ Dablo Staff Writer Despite a number of hurdles, the dream of a new library may just be a tiny bit closer to reality for Signal Hill. The State of California's decision to wind down the redevelopment program a couple of years ago sti...

Brazil-bound CSUDH professor, accomplished mediator receives Fulbright Distinguished Chair award

May 30, 2014

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Ashley Fowler Staff Writer Cal State Dominguez Hills professor Nancy Erbe was named Fulbright Distinguished Chair in American Studies and will teach international conflict resolution out of PUC (Pontifícia Universidade Cat...

Letters, Emails and Website Comments

May 30, 2014

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Mad about U? I have been following the debate over Measure U, and I have found a significant difference between the arguments that have convinced me to vote no on Measure U. Several credible people and organizations have studied Mea...

Thoughts from the Associate Publisher

May 30, 2014

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by Steve Strichart Okay. So here goes... It has been the policy of the Signal Tribune to not publicly support one candidate over another. In 14 years, we have never endorsed any candidate. My wife Neena feels very strongly...

Four perspectives on Measure U

May 30, 2014

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The City of Signal Hill will feature a voting item as part of the Statewide Direct Primary Election on Tuesday, June 3 so that residents can vote for or against Measure U, also known as The Taxpayer's Right to Know and Vote, which...

Bicyclist killed in traffic accident on Long Beach Boulevard

May 30, 2014

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A bicyclist is dead after being struck by a medical transport van on Long Beach Boulevard. On Monday, May 26, at approximately 1:27pm, Long Beach Police Department (LBPD) officers were dispatched to the area of Long Beach Boulevard...

Shooting results in one death, one hospitalization

May 30, 2014

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A 31-year-old Long Beach man is dead and another victim was hospitalized after a shooting earlier this week, according to the Long Beach Police Department (LBPD). On Monday, May 26, at 12:30pm, officers responded to the 2800...

Police seeking information regarding shooting death

May 30, 2014

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A 34-year-old Long Beach man is dead after a shooting last weekend, according to the Long Beach Police Department (LBPD). On Saturday, May 24, around 10:30pm, officers responded to the area of 19th Street and Lime Avenue regarding...

89-year-old Long Beach man killed in traffic collision

May 30, 2014

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An 89-year-old Long Beach man has succumbed to injuries sustained in a two-car accident that occured last weekend. On Saturday, May 24, at approximately 1:47pm, Long Beach Police Department (LBPD) officers were dispatched to...

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