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Signal Hill librarian position to open in August

July 18th, 2014 · No Comments · News

Ashley Fowler Staff Writer Signal Hill Library is looking for a new librarian. “We’re looking for somebody who has good, solid experience…somebody who can be creative and innovative with a small facility and budget,” community-services director Pilar Alcivar-McCoy said. “We are very hopeful that we will be able to build a new library soon, and that […]

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West Nile Virus threat grows as summer progresses

July 18th, 2014 · No Comments · News

With increased West Nile virus (WNV) activity in the summer, the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District (GLACVCD) advises residents to protect themselves from mosquitoes. GLACVCD is offering three tips on how families can be safe this summer: Understand the risk “West Nile virus is endemic to Southern California, which means we can expect […]

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Outgoing Mayor Foster reflects on his past eight years leading ‘city by the sea’

July 11th, 2014 · 1 Comment · News

CJ Dablo Staff Writer Long Beach Mayor Bob Foster is counting down the days before he makes his final exit from the office on the top floor of City Hall. His last day will be July 14. In an interview with the Signal Tribune, the outgoing mayor offered his thoughts on the eight years of his […]

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Site preparation continues for new high school proposed near Signal Hill
City officials plan meeting with LBUSD superintendent to address concerns

July 11th, 2014 · No Comments · News

­­ Sean Belk Staff Writer In about two years, a small high school will become Signal Hill’s new neighbor. The first phase of a $65-million project to build a “thematic” high school on a vacant 10.3-acre site in Long Beach’s 4th Council District near Signal Hill began last month, with site preparation expected to continue […]

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Out with the old

July 11th, 2014 · No Comments · News

Demolition has begun on the old Signal Hill police station. According to the City’s construction manager, Huburt Kang, the razing will be finished by the first week of August. The building on Hill Street will be replaced by a landscaped, grassy area until plans and funding for the new library are complete. The current library […]

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