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Entries Tagged as 'Letters to the Editor'

Letter to the Editor: Unfortunate dog days of summer

July 11th, 2014 · No Comments · Letters to the Editor

On Sunday, July 6, the temperature in Long Beach hit 88. This translates into roughly 140 degrees inside the confines of a parked car– a temperature far too hot for any dog to survive. Tragically, a little dog lost its life in a hot car on Sunday. The owners of the dog left him in […]

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June 27th, 2014 · No Comments · Letters to the Editor

Trash talk Just finished reading your commentary about the trash left on the street, yard and property you described [“How a local middle school ‘distinguishes’ itself,” June 20, 2014]. Yes, it is something to see and very difficult to accept quietly. The only difference between your experience and what I have been subjected to is […]

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Letter to the Editor: Moving forward?

June 20th, 2014 · No Comments · Letters to the Editor

My husband Charles A. “Cap” Pidgeon created and ran Cap’s Paint and Body for the past 36 years. For the past four years, while Cap battled cancer, he relied on [me] and his wonderful staff to run his business he kept so close to his heart. I’m proud to announce, and as I promised my […]

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June 13th, 2014 · No Comments · Letters to the Editor

Learning to ‘read’ each other I find that approaching things I don’t understand with curiosity instead of judgment leads to healthy discussion and, as stated in the last paragraph, productive connection [“Long Beach’s first human library puts phrase ‘I’m an open book’ to the test,” June 6, 2014]. This event seems to have embodied that […]

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June 6th, 2014 · No Comments · Letters to the Editor

A climate of change? I’m proud to see the President take action on climate change when many in Congress won’t agree that we even have a problem. Not taking action is simply no longer an option. Burying our heads in the sand, or protecting the status quo, will not prevent the inevitable effects from a […]

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