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Entries from November 29th, 2007

Richardson proposes name change for part of 91 freeway

November 29th, 2007 · No Comments · News

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 […]

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Local author publishes collection of short stories

November 29th, 2007 · No Comments · Community, Entertainment

By Nick Diamantides Staff Writer One of the stories in Z. Kelley’s new book begins with these words: “One summer morning a woman went out to walk the dog and returned home a millionaire. What was significant was not that she, a newly recovered alcoholic, redeemed the lottery ticket at B&B Liquors, but that, for […]

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Mentoring for at-risk youth and their parents is part of nonprofit’s program

November 29th, 2007 · No Comments · Community

Part III in a special Signal Tribune series By Nick Diamantides Staff Writer By the time some boys get into their middle school years, they are already walking on a path that leads to a wasted life and criminal behavior. Intervention by caring adults can give the boys the impetus to make wise choices and […]

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Cruise Diary: For those who enjoy taking to the sea

November 29th, 2007 · No Comments · Gift Guide

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 […]

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Snow returns to the streets in Bixby Knolls

November 29th, 2007 · No Comments · Community, Gift Guide

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 […]

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