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Entries from January 29th, 2009

Feinstein’s office seeking students to work as interns

January 29th, 2009 · No Comments · Community, Politics

Senator Dianne Feinstein’s Los Angeles office is looking for highly motivated college students for internship positions for the winter, spring, and summer sessions. Interns support the field representatives and staff assistants in drafting memos to the senator, scheduling or attending meetings with staff, handling constituent letters, conducting background research, making phone calls, processing document requests, […]

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DAR recognizes historical essay winners, good citizens

January 29th, 2009 · No Comments · Community

Left to right: Carole Smith, Carol Sapp, Chavonne Whaley, Jessica Connors, Shellbi Malone, Luis Preciado, Regent Carol Bachand and Marilyn Boone. On Sunday, January 18, the Susan B. Anthony Chapter, National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) of the greater Long Beach area held their annual award program to recognize the fifth- […]

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Many unique plants available to view through garden tour

January 29th, 2009 · No Comments · Entertainment, Leisure

Rancho Los Cerritos is inviting the community to celebrate the arrival of the seasons with guided tours of its lush historical grounds. The historic site boasts many unique plants and features. Some trees date back to the 1840s when John Temple, owner of the 27,000-acre Rancho from 1844 to 1866, started the garden. In 1931, […]

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Playhouse’s current production is a seamless story woven from history and heritage

January 29th, 2009 · No Comments · Entertainment

Scott Johnson and Chandra Hartman in a scene from Intimate Apparel. By Cory Bilicko Staff Writer Viewing a play about early 20th-Century African-American strife takes on a new life when there’s a black president in office– the characters’ hopes and dreams are more promising, their setbacks a bit less heart-breaking, and each accomplishment seems a […]

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Gallery to explore opposing emotions through exhibit

January 29th, 2009 · No Comments · Art

Picture This Gallery, 4130 Norse Way, will host its annual “Love/Hate” Art and Poetry Exhibit Jan. 31 through Feb. 28 in honor of the two most passionate emotions a person can feel. Through paintings, sculpture, photography, poetry/spoken word or song, various artists are sharing their feelings through art. An artist reception will take place Saturday, […]

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