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Long Beach-born baby may be second in nation cured of HIV after early treatment

April 4th, 2014 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Sean Belk Staff Writer When a mother known to have advanced AIDS arrived at Miller Children’s Hospital in Long Beach to give birth to her child without receiving prenatal-care treatment, Dr. Audra Deveikis made a tough decision. The doctor gave the baby an aggressive mixture of three drugs just four hours after birth, deciding to […]

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Local non-artist working to bring her creative ideas to life

April 4th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Uncategorized

Cory Bilicko Managing Editor I’ve used this weekly column to profile about 140 different local artists to date. With the thriving art scene here in SoCal, it hasn’t been too challenging to find a new creative individual to feature each week. But, what about when I hear of a non-artist who simply comes up with […]

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Vol. 35 No. 43 – March 28, 2014

April 1st, 2014 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Read/download the whole issue, including advertisements, here.

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Rep. Lowenthal hosts community coffee, gauges area’s attitudes

April 1st, 2014 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Ashley Fowler Contributing Writer U.S. Rep. Alan Lowenthal (D-Long Beach) hosted a “community coffee” March 22 at the Expo Arts Center to update constituents on recent congressional actions and answer their questions. “I am so grateful about how many people showed up on a Saturday morning just to talk about what interests them in government,” […]

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Poly High School Parent-Teacher-Student Association donates $1,000 to homeless-children’s transitional center

April 1st, 2014 · No Comments · Community, Uncategorized

The Parent-Teacher-Student Association (PTSA) at Long Beach Poly High donated $1,000 to the Mary McLeod Bethune Transitional Center, 2101 San Gabriel Ave., on March 18. PTSA President Sharifa Batts said her organization selected the center for the donation after hearing about its history of service to the community. Additionally, several of the high school’s students […]

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