Job Corps graduation launches students into promising careers

BY NICK DIAMANTIDES Staff Writer The graduation ceremony that took place at the Long Beach Job Corps Center gymnasium last Friday was living proof that regardless of what obstacles they face, young people can attain goals that put them firmly on the path to success. Seventy-five students in the Center’s career technical training program received…

SH Historical Society hosts Oil Museum tour

The Signal Hill Historical Society has organized a tour of The California Oil Museum, 1001 East Main Street in San Paula, on Saturday, June 28. A bus will depart at 8 a.m. from the Signal Hill Library, 1771 East Hill Street, and arrive at the museum at approximately 10 a.m. Lunch will be either brown…

Residents join forces to reclaim Wrigley neighborhood

BY NICK DIAMANTIDES Staff Writer For the second time in three months, community activists, private organizations local residents and the Long Beach Police Department (LBPD) banded together to put an end to gang activity and littering in one of Long Beach’s most crime-ridden neighborhoods. The event, called Wrigley Taking Back Locust, took place last Saturday…