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Entries from October 25th, 2007

Thoughts From The Publisher : Castle Kashan and the Princess

October 25th, 2007 · No Comments · Commentary, Thoughts From The Publisher

by Neena Strichart, Publisher Although Signal Hill has faced two devastating fires, the Richfield oil fire in 1924 and the Hancock oil fire in 1958, none was as horrific as those now plaguing other cities in Southern California. The number of people who have lost their homes, personal possessions and even pets is growing by […]

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Communiqué from Rae : Shop for Mom

October 25th, 2007 · No Comments · Communique From Rae

By Rae Gabelich, Long Beach 8th District Council Member Although it’s hard to believe we are into the fall season with 90-degree temperatures, it won’t be long before we are hanging holiday decorations and sipping on egg nog. This is a favorite time of year for many of us, but there are families who find […]

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Wordly photographer’s art graces walls of local library

October 25th, 2007 · No Comments · Art

As a part of their “Artist of the Quarter” program, Friends of Signal Hill Cultural Arts (FOSHCA) is featuring a new artist who is displaying her work in the Signal Hill Library, located at 1770 East Hill Street, from now until the end of the year. Kelly Caves is a local photographer who has traveled […]

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Playhouse’s ‘Crimes’ touches the heart

October 25th, 2007 · No Comments · Entertainment

By Neena Strichart Publisher Knowing I was going to see what was billed by the Long Beach Playhouse as a “Pulitzer Prize winning masterpiece” put me on my best behavior as an audience member. Such great expectations of the studio theatre’s Crimes of the Heart was a bit unnerving, however—what if I wasn’t sophisticated enough […]

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University By The Sea takes visitors back to school

October 25th, 2007 · No Comments · Art, Entertainment

On Sunday, Oct. 28, Long Beach residents are invited to get a little lesson from their favorite shops on Pine Avenue as University by the Sea takes over downtown Long Beach. Sponsored by the city and the Downtown Long Beach Associates, University by the Sea is an art, film and culture festival that allows residents […]

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