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SH residents aid City planning with their own visions for the future

April 4th, 2014 · No Comments · News

Ashley Fowler Staff Writer Last month, the City of Signal Hill asked residents to “dream big” and help officials update the City’s outdated strategic plan. Their responses ranged from requesting a new library to criticizing the police department’s recent forays into new technologies, their new license-plate readers, for example. Consultant Billy Kelly led the community […]

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Medical-marijuana advocates press to get better voter turnout for April 8 election

April 4th, 2014 · No Comments · News

CJ Dablo Staff Writer Advocates for medical marijuana are making concerted efforts to generate voter participation for Long Beach’s election scheduled for April 8. Most municipal elections don’t usually report a high turnout, however, this Primary Nominating Election has garnered more attention from those who are closely watching how local residents are reacting to a controversial […]

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Law-enforcement officials visit State Capitol to support childhood programs

April 4th, 2014 · No Comments · News

Members of Fight Crime: Invest in Kids, a national anti-crime organization of police chiefs, sheriffs, district attorneys and victim advocates with 400 members in California and close to 5,000 members nationwide, visited the State Capitol last week to urge legislators and administration officials to support evidence-based programs proven to keep children in school and away […]

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LBPD to conduct driver’s license/ DUI checkpoint

April 4th, 2014 · No Comments · News

The Long Beach Police Department Traffic Section will be conducting a DUI/driver’s license checkpoint on Saturday, April 5, between the hours of 7pm and 3am in west Long Beach. “Over the course of the past three years in Long Beach, DUI collisions have claimed nine lives and resulted in 315 injury crashes, harming 420 of […]

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Long Beach ballot-counting tested for accuracy, some ballots not recognized

April 4th, 2014 · No Comments · News

The City of Long Beach City Clerk Department, in compliance with California Election Code 15000, conducted a Logic and Accuracy test on March 28 in preparation for the Primary Nominating Election on Tuesday, April 8, according to the City. The test is conducted prior to every election to ensure that every device used to tabulate […]

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