Every Baby Has A Story

In celebration of Prematurity Awareness Month, Miller Children’s Hospital’s March of Dimes Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) Family Support program hosted “Every Baby Has a Story,” a community event which featured information on preventing premature births, grateful patients, and representatives from community agencies. The event was led by Robert Rowe, active volunteer with the March…

Spotlight on Advertisers : B&B Hardware

B&B Hardware is now offering low-cost holiday decorations for Long Beach residents. The Wardlow hardware store is selling commercial grade wreaths and garland, priced at $100 value, for only $25 each. B&B Hardware is located at 929 East Wardlow Road in Bixby Knolls. For more information, call (562) 490-2669 or visit www.bnbhardware.com.

SHPD looking for a few good men, women

By Nick Diamantides, Staff Writer If you are considering a career in law enforcement, now would be a good time to contact the Signal Hill Police Department. The department is looking for a few good men and women to fill two new positions as well as vacancies expected in the next five years. “Two years…

Reminiscing

This photo is labeled “Signal Hill Fiesta.” Why are these folks receiving awards? Can you identify anyone in the photo or know the year it was taken? Contact the Signal Tribune at 2669 Myrtle Avenue, Suite 111, Signal Hill, CA 90755 or leave a comment below.

Be careful what you wish for

Commentary submitted by Karen Codman As medical insurance costs continue to rise, politicians and analysts have made several proposals to try and broaden medical coverage across the population. Most of these involve a radical restructuring of how we pay for medical care;

Richardson proposes name change for part of 91 freeway

Congresswoman Laura Richardson introduced legislation this month to honor her predecessor by designating a portion of California State Route 91 as the “Juanita Millender-McDonald Highway.” Although Rep. Richardson will introduce several pieces of legislation over the next four weeks, she said it was important for her first piece of legislation to acknowledge the work of…

Cruise Diary: For those who enjoy taking to the sea

Television fans recognize the name Jeraldine Saunders as the author of the book The Love Boat, which inspired the hit television series of the same name. What most fans don’t know is that the book was autobiographical in nature, and that Saunders had been one of the first female cruise directors in the world. To…

Snow returns to the streets in Bixby Knolls

It will “snow” in Bixby Knolls thanks to the Bixby Knolls Business Improvement Association. The BKBIA will host the annual family festival this Sunday, Dec 2 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Atlantic Avenue between Roosevelt Road and San Antonio Drive. This day of free fun will be full of activities for the kids…