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Entries from October 30th, 2008

Salvation Army community center proposed for 19-acre LB site

October 30th, 2008 · No Comments · Community, News

BY NICK DIAMANTIDES Staff Writer The Salvation Army has proposed a “world class” center of “opportunity, education, recreation and inspiration” for the 19-acre Hamilton Bowl site located just north of Pacific Coast Highway and Walnut Avenue in Long Beach. So far, a wide array of past and present city officials and business leaders has come […]

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State partners with SunEdison to bring solar energy to college campuses

October 30th, 2008 · No Comments · Community, News

With California State University, Dominguez Hills and its 525-kilowatt solar electric parking canopy as a backdrop, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger last week announced the state has partnered with SunEdison to provide affordable solar power at 15 California State University (CSU) campuses and the CSU Chancellor’s Office. The innovative public-private partnership will bring online an eight-megawatt-sized solar […]

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Thoughts from the Publisher

October 30th, 2008 · No Comments · Thoughts From The Publisher

I love watching television. For nostalgia-type programming, I love TV Land, and for news I prefer CNN. My favorite shows these days are on HGTV – the home improvement channel. One sort of television I dislike is the Jerry-Springer kind of loud, prejudicial and tragic form of comedy. Unfortunately, last Wednesday while attending the Congressional […]

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SH Council passes law regulating oversized vehicle parking, raises water rate

October 30th, 2008 · 1 Comment · Community, News

BY NICK DIAMANTIDES Staff Writer By a 3-2 vote during its Tuesday meeting, the Signal Hill City Council adopted an ordinance regulating the parking of recreational vehicles, trailers and other oversized vehicles. Starting early next year, with certain exemptions, owners of such vehicles parked without a permit on Signal Hill’s public streets will be subject […]

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Applications available for new senior housing

October 30th, 2008 · No Comments · Community, News

The Long Beach Redevelopment Agency announced last week that applications are now available for a low-income senior housing project that broke ground one year ago. The 65-unit senior housing development was constructed in collaboration with The Long Beach Housing Development Company, the U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and Menorah Housing Foundation. The […]

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