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Entries from August 28th, 2008

Around Town : August 28, 2008

August 28th, 2008 · No Comments · Around Town

Local events and happenings for the coming week.

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SH ‘Liver Spots’ lacing up for American Liver Foundation Walk

August 28th, 2008 · No Comments · Health

The Greater Los Angeles/Long Beach Chapter of the American Liver Foundation (ALF) will have its annual Liver Life Walk. The public is invited to join friends, family, and co-workers Saturday, September 27 at 8 a.m. at Griffith Park to walk as a symbol of hope for those who are coping with liver diseases. There are […]

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LB officials explain city budget woes at Petroleum Club meeting

August 28th, 2008 · No Comments · News

BY NICK DIAMANTIDES Staff Writer The City of Long Beach is facing an approximately $17 million budget shortfall for the 2008-09 fiscal year. City officials are conducting a series of meetings to describe how they plan to deal with it and to field questions from residents. Last Thursday evening about 45 people attended the budget […]

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LB General Plan Housing Element explores housing needs

August 28th, 2008 · 3 Comments · Community

The new Draft 2008-2014 Housing Element of the Long Beach General Plan is now available for public review and comment. The plan was developed with community assistance over a period of six months, and explores housing needs in Long Beach while establishing a plan with specific programs to address those needs. The Planning Commission will […]

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Thoughts from the Publisher

August 28th, 2008 · No Comments · Thoughts From The Publisher

By Neena Strichart Publisher Many of us collect things. With some it is stamps, porcelain kitties, records, books or coins. For others it is bigger and more expensive items like cars or motorcycles. Most of the people in my life stick to things that fall into a type of theme– like stained glass, vintage jewelry, […]

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