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Entries Tagged as 'Letters to the Editor'

Website Comments: Parental discretion is advised

March 14th, 2014 · No Comments · Letters to the Editor

I personally think the [Long Beach City] Council should be more concerned with whether or not citizens actually have jobs to purchase an e-cig [“Passage of LB’s e-cigarette ordinance may simply depend on attendance” Feb. 28]. Please, give children more credit. How many parents let their kids watch [the horror film] Saw on the weekends […]

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Letter to the Editor: Candid about candidates

March 7th, 2014 · No Comments · Letters to the Editor

Voters should be wary of candidates who are “rich” with endorsements. Many of them have sold their souls and our taxpayers dollars to the highest bidders. Quid pro quo is the order of the day– campaign contributions for undying devotion (at our expense). Union endorsements often come with a hefty price– a pledge that the […]

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Letter to the Editor: Well-being vs. welfare

March 7th, 2014 · No Comments · Letters to the Editor

Terrific letter and wonderful outcome for the future life of that 15-year-old girl [“Close to home,” Letters, emails and website comments, Feb. 28, 2014]. “Where there is a will there is a way” was something I learned many years ago, and I truly hope there is a way to close the gap between predators and […]

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Letter to the Editor: Close to home

February 28th, 2014 · No Comments · Letters to the Editor

Last week, the Long Beach Police Department’s aggressive efforts to combat human trafficking in the city of Long Beach led to the successful rescue of a 15-year-old girl. This young child was a victim– manipulated and sexually exploited for money by her scumbag pimp. Thanks to the commitment of Long Beach Police Chief Jim McDonnell […]

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Letter to the Editor: Taking the initiative

February 28th, 2014 · No Comments · Letters to the Editor

In reading both an article that appeared in the Feb. 21, 2014 edition of the Signal Tribune [“Signal Hill Council votes unanimously to oppose ‘Right to Know and Vote’ initiative”] and a letter to the editor submitted by a citizen who attended the Feb. 18, 2014 [Signal Hill] city council meeting, it is evident that […]

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