It’s that most wonderful time of the year! Holiday parties! Christmas cookies! One, two, three glasses of bubbly! “It’s the season to be jolly” and overindulge. But that doesn’t mean it has to be the season to increase the jiggle. You know, when those holiday parties and foods creep onto your waistline and expand your […]
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September 11th, 2008 · No Comments · Entertainment, Listen to this
By Athena Mekis Contributing Writer Long Beach Police Department knows Jeffrey Leland Johnson as commander of the Detective Division, but to his band mates and fans he is known as Jeff Leland, the musician who uses his talents in an altruistic way. He released his first album six months ago, and has since sold around […]
August 1st, 2008 · No Comments · Listen to this
By Athena Mekis Special to the Signal Tribune The Puka Bar is proud to be the only tiki bar in Long Beach located on the west side of town. The walls are covered in bamboo and the area is decorated with hand-carved tiki totem poles and other tikiana. The beer taps resemble wooden tiki men. […]
July 24th, 2008 · No Comments · Entertainment, Listen to this
By Athena Mekis Special to the Signal Tribune During Signal Hill’s oil heyday, Curley’s was famous for cashing checks while their customers grabbed a beer. Those who contributed to the oil industry relate to the oil signs and pictures adorning the walls. The generations of families who have become patrons of the restaurant know why […]