The Signal Tribune newspaper

Job seekers get employment tips from HireLB.com workshop

May 20, 2011

Filed under Employment, News

By Stephanie Raygoza Editorial Intern More than 25 Long Beach residents and job seekers showed up Tuesday for an informational workshop on how to use technology to find employment. Read More »...

City furthers water-recycling efforts with ‘Laundry to Landscape’ program

May 6, 2011

Filed under Environment

By Stephanie Raygoza Editorial Intern In conjunction with the Long Beach Office of Sustainability and the Water Department, the City of Long Beach will soon be implementing a pilot graywater program through which a small nu...

Town hall meeting addresses Seventh District progress, residents’ concerns

April 29, 2011

Filed under Community

By Stephanie Raygoza Editorial Intern Kicking off the first of his quarterly town hall meetings last Wednesday, Seventh District Councilmember James Johnson provided residents and community leaders with updates on future city p...

The Wild West comes to LB Playhouse in the form of The Taming of the Shrew

April 29, 2011

Filed under theater, theatre

By Stephanie Raygoza Editorial Intern Giving an Italian-themed, Shakespearean classic a Western twist could easily rustle up the spurs of any literary enthusiast. However, Gregory Cohen's adaptation of The Taming of the Shrew at the Long Beach Playhouse delivers brazen performances par...

Community showcase highlights North Long Beach

April 22, 2011

Filed under News

By Stephanie Raygoza Editorial Intern Just as the ocean's main resource is water, the community's main resource is people, said Ninth District Councilmember Steven Neal as he invited visitors, residents and stakeholders to com...

Long Beach’s SandBar makes its debut

April 22, 2011

Filed under Business, News

By Stephanie Raygoza Editorial Intern The SandBar in Long Beach gained a reputation long before its doors opened on April 7. Read More »...

Project kicks off improvements to Long Beach homeless facility

April 20, 2011

Filed under News

By Stephanie Raygoza Editorial Intern The economic downturn has impacted thousands of families as they deal with ongoing job terminations, home foreclosures and in worst cases— the loss of hope altogether. Read More »...

Late senator and Long Beach advocate honored with community center

April 8, 2011

Filed under Community, News

By Stephanie Raygoza Editorial Intern In the same spirit and dedication exuded from late Senator Jenny Oropeza upon unveiling the park she had lobbied to be named after her hero, Cesar E. Chavez, community leaders and ...

New middle school in SH expected to open in fall

April 1, 2011

Filed under Education, News

By Stephanie Raygoza Editorial Intern Created to help address the issue of overcrowded classrooms and to serve the outlying area of Poly High School enrollment, the middle school under construction at 1951 Cherry Ave. is anticipated to open in fall 2011, s...

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

March 25, 2011

Filed under Economy

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...

Mayan artist illustrates plan for a greater cause

March 11, 2011

Filed under Art, Arts

By Stephanie Raygoza Editorial Intern A delicate paintbrush guided by a detailed stroke glides across handmade paper to create the image of a little girl and woman standing before the pyramid of knowledge. Read More...

Queen Mary is treated to a ‘royal rendezvous’

March 11, 2011

Filed under News

By Stephanie Raygoza Editorial Intern Union Jack flags fluttered in the air as spectators witnessed maritime history when the Queen Mary met its sister cruise liner, the Queen Victoria, for the first time last Thursday. ...

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