Thoughts from the Publisher | March 23, 2018

Our country observes March as Women’s History Month and has since 1987. According to the website History.com, the commemoration process began in 1980 when President Jimmy Carter issued the first presidential proclamation declaring the week of March 8 as National Women’s History Week. The next year, Congress continued the action by passing its own resolution…

Thoughts from the Publisher | Feb. 23, 2018

If the Signal Tribune were a person, tomorrow would be a milestone 18th birthday, allowing it to vote! According to anniversariesbyyear.com, traditionally an appropriate gift for an 18-year anniversary is feathers, while the modern suggested gift is porcelain. No, please don’t bring us porcelain birds– I just thought the information was interesting. Moving forward, exactly…

Thoughts from the Publisher | Jan. 12, 2018

Dedication to serving fine fare to the greater Long Beach area and places beyond has been the goal of Dave and Louise Solzman since 1996. At that time, the couple purchased the Long Beach prix-fixe dining establishment Delius Restaurant. Located in Bixby Knolls on Long Beach Boulevard, during the next 11 years, the duo implemented…

Thoughts from the Publisher | Dec. 29

It seems that the minute Christmas 2017 was behind us, I started hearing sincere statements of “Happy New Year” from nearly everyone I meet. Of course, I expected the sentiment to be offered the last week or so before the calendar is turned to 2018; it is tradition. This year, however, the words don’t seem…

Thoughts from the Publisher | Nov. 24

The day after Thanksgiving Thanksgiving is gone, although memories remain, of the food that was eaten and how weight was gained. I remember last year and some holidays past, when things went south quickly– I drank and got smashed. This year’s turkey day wasn’t all like the others, I behaved like a lady and shocked…