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Entries from January 29th, 2009

Ed Wilson attends Obama Inauguration, calls it a moving experience

January 29th, 2009 · No Comments · Community

The Reverend Jesse Jackson stops to pose with Signal Hill City Councilman Ed Wilson on the day of the Inauguration. BY NICK DIAMANTIDES Staff Writer Approximately two million people attended the Inauguration of President Barack Obama in Washington D.C. last week. Only a small fraction of them were actually close enough to see the swearing-in […]

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Long Beach Poly student witnesses history unfold

January 29th, 2009 · No Comments · Community

By Imy Tabaquin-Fruto Special to the Signal Tribune Joshua Fruto, a freshman at Long Beach Poly’s PACE program, was invited to attend the Presidential Inauguration by a leadership program called People to People Student Ambassadors. As an alumnus of this leadership program, Fruto earned an exclusive invitation. He joined a select group of students from […]

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Long Beach moves forward on fine-tuning its 2030 plan

January 29th, 2009 · No Comments · Community

Craig Beck, the City of Long Beach’s director of development services, spoke at the 2030 Visioning Meeting held at Veterans Park on Monday night. BY NICK DIAMANTIDES Staff Writer What will Long Beach look like in the year 2030? Where will new high-rise, high-density apartments and condominiums be located? What new features will be incorporated […]

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Gay & Lesbian Center launches mental-health facility

January 29th, 2009 · 1 Comment · Community, Health

The Gay & Lesbian Center of Greater Long Beach (The Center Long Beach), in partnership with First Lady Nancy Foster, Councilmember Suja Lowenthal, and Councilmember Larry Forester (Signal Hill), has announced the inaugural launch of their mental health counseling program on Wednesday, Feb. 4 at 4pm.

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Around Town

January 29th, 2009 · 2 Comments · Around Town

WHAT NOT TO EAT Family Outreach Counseling Services is offering affordable seminars as an outreach to the community on Thursdays from 7pm to 8:30pm at the Bixby Business Center 4401 Atlantic Ave, Ste 200. The cost is $20 per person and the seminars are all taught by professional people. Visit www.seminarsforgrowth.org for more info or […]

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