By Heather Posey Staff Writer With music in her soul, Signal Hill resident Willonna Green has put her passion to work on her debut album So Special, but as a new artist awaiting her big break, the jazz-and-blues artist spends her days as a heavy-equipment operator for a construction company. Yet with a song in […]
Entries Tagged as 'Offbeat Occupations'
April 17th, 2008 · No Comments · Offbeat Occupations
April 3rd, 2008 · No Comments · Business, Offbeat Occupations
By Heather Posey Staff Writer Lately the world is going green with environmental conscientiousness. But with the surplus of wasted materials, local Signal Hill manufacturer Couch has found a way of turning others’ trash into their personal treasure with their one-of-a-kind belts and guitar straps.
February 14th, 2008 · No Comments · Offbeat Occupations
By Heather Posey Staff Writer For those in the mood for love, wedding officiant Alan Katz wants to bring lovebirds together. A performer and entrepreneur, Katz has made a business marrying couples throughout southern California and being a part of what he calls “the best show in town.”
January 24th, 2008 · No Comments · Offbeat Occupations
By Heather Posey Staff Writer A woman’s pregnancy can be an emotionally and physically intense time for any and all involved. But for those looking for a nurturing alternative to traditional childbirth methods, local birthing instructor Andrea Gamble gives mothers and fathers-to-be a helping hand.
December 20th, 2007 · No Comments · Offbeat Occupations
Angels in the Attic owner Jeannie Bork and daughter Jillian display their line of handcrafted doll clothes. Heather Posey/Signal Tribune