Buono’s celebrates its 10th year of kids poetry contest

A decade-long tradition continues as Buono’s Authentic Pizzeria encourages third through fifth graders, and this year 10th graders, throughout Long Beach, Signal Hill and San Pedro to participate in its 10th Annual School Poetry Contest. So far, 24 schools have committed to participating and more than 4,000 students are being encouraged to submit an entry.

Special to the Signal Tribune : Capturing Memories

By Rachael Rifkin We all encounter stories on a daily basis. There are fictional stories, factual stories, gossip stories, funny stories and, if you’re unlucky, long-winded stories about the boil your Uncle Milt recently had on his nose. In my family, however, stories weren’t merely a way of life, they were a passion.

WRD budget honored

The Water Replenishment District received the California Society of Municipal Finance Officers Meritorious Award for outstanding budget presentation and process for the fourth consecutive year.

Bundle of Blankets

The patients at Miller Children’s Hospital received a special delivery last Friday from Becky Stoltz, past worthy advisor of the Buena Park assembly of the International Order of Rainbow for Girls. The charitable service organization is a Masonic youth group for young women ages 11-20.