The Signal Tribune newspaper

Tour of ‘affordable housing’ provides glimpse into LB’s future low- to moderately priced residences

July 16, 2010

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By Steven Piper Editorial Intern City dwellers were updated on Long Beach's affordable housing landscape during a guided bus tour on July 12. Representatives from the Long Beach Housing Development Company (LBHDC), th...

DeLong temporarily removes agenda item that would reduce number of monthly Long Beach Council meetings

July 16, 2010

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By Steven Piper Editorial Intern An agenda item that would have proposed reducing Long Beach's City Council meetings from three times to two times a month was removed by 3rd District Councilmember Gary DeLong before last Tues...

Largest off-price retailer of clothing, home décor set to arrive in Bixby before holidays

July 9, 2010

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By Steven Piper Editorial Intern Progress is being made on the Marshalls department store building in the Bixby Knolls shopping center at 4552 Atlantic Ave. As previously reported by the Signal Tribune, demolition of what was once...

Solid-waste disposal company’s 2.5-acre administrative terminal coming to SH

July 9, 2010

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By Steven Piper Editorial Intern Signal Hill residents will soon benefit from employment opportunities and over $1 million worth of land remediation as the solid-waste disposal company EDCO moves forward with its plans to con...

Richardson cleared by Congressional Standards Committee

July 9, 2010

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By Steven Piper Editorial Intern After reviewing the results of a seven-month investigation by its Investigative Subcommittee, the United States Congress's Committee on Standards of Official Conduct (CSOC) has unanimously ...

SH reps share expertise in petroleum business with oil-industry leaders from Azerbaijan

July 2, 2010

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By Steven Piper Editorial Intern On the surface, it might appear that former Soviet Union republic Azerbaijan and Signal Hill (SH) have nothing in common. However, below that surface, literally, they share a black, valuabl...

Community Hospital to possibly merge with Memorial

July 2, 2010

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By Steven Piper Editorial Intern Long Beach Memorial Medical Center (LBMMC) and Community Hospital of Long Beach (CHLB) have entered talks regarding LBMMC's becoming the owner and operator of CHLB. Currently, the two nonprofi...

Transportation Committee: battery technology, state’s infrastructure need improving for ZEVs

June 25, 2010

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By Steven Piper Editorial Intern By 2018, a minimum of 16 percent of vehicles produced for sale in California must be zero-emission vehicles (ZEVs), a bar that has been set by the State. The Gulf's oil crisis, stressing ...

Small-business owners get helping hand through new Goldman Sachs program

June 25, 2010

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By Steven Piper Editorial Intern Salon owner Andrew Kripp is stepping closer to his dream of having three salon locations in Long Beach, thanks to incoming funds from a $500-million, nationwide, five-year initiative l...

Alumni from former So Cal Military Academy in Signal Hill to reunite

June 18, 2010

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By Steven Piper Editorial Intern From 1924 to 1987, a private school in Signal Hill had a mission to instill the duties of citizenship, the value of teamwork, the importance of the rights of others, and the formation of go...

New license plates to help ‘fix’ pet overpopulation problem

June 18, 2010

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By Steven Piper Editorial Intern Each year more than three million cats and dogs are euthanized nationwide, and most of those animals' lives are brought to an end simply because there are not enough homes to take them in....

Eggs, meat and good company

June 18, 2010

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By Steven Piper Editorial Intern Do not be fooled by the City of Signal Hill's urban environment. Farm animals, like chickens, are indeed allowed. In fact, as long as the proper regulations are observed, residents may own up to...

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