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Alamitos Bay Yarn Company has a number of upcoming classes and special events scheduled, including a “Crayon Box Jacket Workshop,” “Trendsetter Yarn Tasting” for sampling the latest yarns, and a “Holiday Sparkle” open house. For more info, go to www.yarncompany.com or call (562) 799-8484. Alamitos Bay Yarn Company is located at 174 Marina Drive. Long…

Spotlight on Advertisers : LaunderPet

LaunderPet, located at 4102 Orange Avenue in Suite 113, is now open on Sundays and introduced some new “Spa Services” for grooming clients last month, including a blueberry facial. The treatment, which is safe for dogs and cats, is a face wash and overall brightener that is aroma-therapeutic, tearless, all-natural and Ph balanced. For more…

Spotlight on Advertisers : Curley’s Cafe

Fiery Southern California-based blues-rock guitarist-vocalist Jay Gordon is back. After a brief hiatus, Gordon has emerged with a smokin’ hot new band and an upcoming area show at Curley’s Café, 1999 E. Willow Street in Signal Hill, on Tuesday, September 23 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. No cover. The Chicago-blues style axe slinger took…

Spotlight on Advertisers : FreeSpirit Yoga

FreeSpirit Yoga is planning its next Zen Mountain Center Retreat, which is scheduled for Thursday, October 9 through Sunday, October 12. The total cost is $425 for 4 days/3 nights accomodations, vegetarian meals, meditation with zen monks, two yoga classes per day, hiking, relaxing and more. Massage and reiki will be available at an extra…

Spotlight on Advertisers : VTCO

Professional organizers Virtually Taken Care Of! lets you give the gift of organization. With zany summer travel schedules, family reunions, and kids preparing for a new school year, a VTCO gift certificate offers welcomed relief for a special entrepreneur or business owner. Whether a birthday, anniversary, corporate celebration, or referral thank-you, it’s a unique gift.…

Spotlight on Advertisers : B&B Hardware

B&B Hardware in Cal Heights is modifying its name a bit to reflect the changes the store is undergoing. The Wardlow Street business will now be called B&B Hardware, Door and Window and is offering Jeldwen International Doors and Simpson Doors. For the historical homes in the hardware store’s neighborhood that must maintain wood windows,…

Spotlight on Advertisers : Il Poggio

Il Poggio is open for business with homemade bread and pasta. The new addition to the Bixby Knolls area also offers catering, delivery and banquet services. Il Poggio is open for lunch and dinner Tuesday through Saturday, closed Sundays and open for lunch Mondays. The Italian restaurant is located at 3819 Atlantic Avenue in Long…

Spotlight on Advertisers : Aviation Summer Camp

Parents who are looking for a unique summer experience for their children should consider Aviation Summer Camp. The camp, offered for kids age 10 to 18, offers information about aviation careers, a balsa plane contest, airport tour, aviation professional guests, and a flight simulator contest. Aviation Summer Camp can be reached at (562) 252-6722 or…

Spotlight on Advertisers : It’s a Grind

It’s a Grind is bringing back the Funky Monkey, one of their best sellers. A rich blend of creamy peanut butter, banana syrup and chocolate makes this drink an instant favorite for satisfying that sweet tooth or cooling off on a hot day. The coffeehouse is also now serving Iced Green Tea, a blend of…