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LB city clerk releases updated tally for April 8 election
Vote-by-mail, provisional ballots included in new unofficial report

April 18th, 2014 · No Comments · Uncategorized

CJ Dablo Staff Writer There were several close calls in last week’s Primary Nominating Election in Long Beach held on April 8, and candidates in several races for public office didn’t know until this week whether they had won enough votes to take office or whether they needed to continue their campaigns in preparation for a […]

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Proposal to charge fees for new Signal Hill youth programs sparks more debate about Measure U

April 18th, 2014 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Sean Belk Staff Writer Debate about a controversial ballot measure, known as Measure U, continued this week as Signal Hill city officials raised concerns that the initiative would impact the City’s ability to charge fees for new after-school and summertime youth recreation programs. The City Council voted unanimously (3-0) at its April 15 meeting to […]

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Members of neighborhood-revitalization association honored at Jordan High event

April 18th, 2014 · No Comments · Uncategorized

The north Long Beach nonprofit organization Andy Street Community Association (ASCA) was honored during a benefit organized by Jordan High School’s African-American History & Culture Club on Saturday, March 29 at Willow Ridge Clubhouse. The goal of the event was to raise funds to enable graduating youth to participate in college tours later this year. […]

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Humane educator offers free presentations to area students, parents

April 18th, 2014 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Deborah Turner, author and humane educator who provides free presentations on animal care at area schools, is now offering classes to parents of students in the Long Beach Unified School District. “Thanks to principal Ed Garcia, we had a very successful first run at Edison Elementary school library,” Turner said. “We provided 25 free spay/neuter […]

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Unofficial election results: Garcia, Dunn face June run-off for Long Beach mayor
Uranga, Richardson appear winners in their districts while voters favor medical-marijuana tax

April 11th, 2014 · No Comments · Uncategorized

CJ Dablo Staff Writer The race for mayor The election returns available from the city clerk’s office are still unofficial, but so far, Long Beach mayoral candidates Robert Garcia and Damon Dunn have emerged as the candidates who are expected to face off against each other in a primary election that is scheduled for June 3. […]

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