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Entries from April 26th, 2007

Commentary: Breast screening for health

April 26th, 2007 · No Comments · Commentary, Health

Submitted by Brenda Witt, ACCT Certified Thermographer In the United States, American women are told to begin annual mammographic screening for breast cancer at age 40. Long before we’ve reached this age, we are advised to perform a monthly breast exam and see our doctors for a clinical breast exam (CBE) annually as well. However, […]

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Spotlight On Advertisers : LB Memorial Needs Volunteers

April 26th, 2007 · No Comments · Community, Spotlight on Advertisers

Long Beach Memorial Medical Center’s Todd Cancer Institute, 2801 Atlantic Avenue in Long Beach, needs caring individuals to provide transportation, as well as moral and spiritual comfort to seriously ill patients. Applications are now being accepted. For more information about volunteer responsibilities or to learn how to apply, contact Carmenanne Tolksdorf at (562) 933-0961.

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Salvation Army golf tournament reservations due by May 11

April 26th, 2007 · No Comments · Community, Entertainment

The Salvation Army of Long Beach will host its seventh annual Community Support Golf Tournament Friday, June 8, at Navy Golf Course, located at 5660 Orangewood Avenue in Cypress. Proceeds from the event will benefit many of the programs the Salvation Army offers its local community in Long Beach and the southeast communities. Check-in and […]

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Living history program at Rancho presents Tea with the Hathaway Sisters

April 26th, 2007 · No Comments · Community, Entertainment

Celebrate women’s history at Rancho Los Cerritos at 2 p.m., Tuesday, May 8, by joining four Hathaway sisters for tea and conversation. Mary, Margaret, Susan and Martha Hathaway were four of the five daughters born to Reverend George W. Hathaway in Maine. Learn about the lives of these women including how three of the sisters […]

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Late night theft in Signal Hill serves as reminder to stay alert, be prepared

April 26th, 2007 · No Comments · Community, News

By Joseph Serna, Staff Writer As she described it, it was like a ghost popped out of nowhere. When Emma Harmon walked up to her front door last Wednesday night, past the burnt out street lights to the front door with no porch light on, a man dressed all in black silently approached her from […]

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