Richardson wins

By Bill Pearl lBreport.com Special to the Signal Tribune One year ago, Laura Richardson was a six-year central Long Beach City Council incumbent on her way into the state Assembly from a Carson/Long Beach-based district. In June 2007, she bested the Democrat-party endorsed candidate (State Sen./former Long Beach Councilmember Jenny Oropeza) and on Tuesday, Aug.…

E Hula Mau to celebrate ancient Hawaiian traditions

The traditional sounds of the Hawaiian Islands will fill the air at the 13th Annual E Hula Mau taking place at the Terrace Theater/Long Beach Performing Arts Center on Labor Day weekend. Presented by Na Mamo, the weekend festivities will feature live hula and chant performances as well as unique Hawaiian arts and crafts, workshops,…

Spotlight on Advertisers : Senior Solutions

Congratulations to Machelle Thompson, owner of Senior Solutions Team, Inc. in Long Beach who passed the Certified Senior Advisor national exam last month. Machelle has been awarded the prestigious designation Certified Senior Advisor (CSA) and was inducted into the Society of Certified Senior Advisors. The exam covers 19 domains related to working with older adults.…

Neighbors prepare for annual Home Tour

California Heights Neighborhood Association (CHNA) hosted a kick-off party Saturday at Delius Restaurant for their upcoming 2007 Home & Garden Tour. The event was held to introduce and thank the homeowners of this year’s six featured residences. Co-coordinator of the tour, Kerrie Weaver, describes this year’s event as including several Spanish-style homes and a beautiful…

Delius hosts unusual event mix this weekend

What do you get when you cross: a new, blue energy drink inspired by the perceived attributes of a particular region in SoCal; a recently relocated, gourmet restaurant that’s garnering rave reviews; owners of Ferraris and other exotic cars; the most widely read Chinese auto magazine in Southern California; and the daughters of the stars…

Film hails Jordan’s Debate Champs

The story of recent Jordan High School graduates Louis Blackwell and Richard Funches, including how they captured the California State Speech and Debate Championship title during their time at Jordan, is now the subject of the award-winning feature-length documentary, Resolved. The movie debuted at the 2007 Los Angeles Film Festival where it earned the Audience…