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Entries from March 26th, 2009

Understanding terms, involving family can help in fostering a ‘green’ home

March 26th, 2009 · No Comments · Education, Environment

Whether it’s out of concern for the environment or for a desire to live a more natural lifestyle, more people are making green decisions for their homes. In Gallup’s annual Environmental Poll (2008), 28 percent of Americans said they’ve made major changes to their lives to protect the environment, while 55 percent said they have […]

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‘Queen of Mean’ coming to Terrace Theater

March 26th, 2009 · 1 Comment · Uncategorized

Comedian Lisa Lampanelli will be appearing at the Terrace Theater/Long Beach Performing Arts Center on Saturday, June 13 at 8pm. Known as comedy’s lovable “Queen of Mean,” Lisa Lampanelli rose to the top of the comedy food chain in 2002 when she was the only female comedian invited to skewer Chevy Chase at the New […]

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LB Transit implementing new fare pass technology

March 26th, 2009 · 1 Comment · Community

Effective April 1, 2009, Long Beach Transit is introducing newly designed, electronically activated magnetic stripe cards that replace all current passes. This new technology is widely used by other transit systems throughout the country and is expected to facilitate easier boarding, allow for better tracking of ridership patterns for future transit planning, and enable customers […]

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Celebrating 3.14159265

March 26th, 2009 · No Comments · Community, Education

By Dave Quick Special to Signal Tribune On March 20, Cabrillo High School celebrated its second annual “Pi Day” with festivities honoring one of mathematics’ most intriguing and storied numbers¬– pi. “If we can have a pep rally for sports, why not a pep rally for math?” said Fred Olmedo, head of Cabrillo’s math department. […]

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Kids choir seeking new members

March 26th, 2009 · No Comments · Community, Environment, Uncategorized

The Long Beach Department of Parks, Recreation and Marine Whaley Park Kids Choir is seeking kids ages 9-13 who love music and are looking for an opportunity to meet new friends and have some fun. Pre-registration is required, and there is a $35 fee to register, and a $5 material fee to be paid at […]

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