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Entries from April 24th, 2009

Cal Heights gets some ReLeaf from neighborhood volunteers

April 24th, 2009 · No Comments · Community, Environment

The ReLeaf program has benefited hundreds of trees in the Cal Heights neighborhood in the last seven years. By John Royce CHNA President Cal Heights ReLeaf was at it again on a recent, bright Saturday morning, when volunteers planted 24 trees on empty parkways to beautify the E. 36th Street entrance to the neighborhood. Cal […]

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Students forego fun in sun to help still hurricane-stricken Louisiana

April 17th, 2009 · No Comments · Community

Louisiana native Tim Caron, now a CSULB English professor, has made three of the four alternative spring break trips to Louisiana. Even before heading to New Orleans on an “alternative spring break,” Cal State Long Beach senior Nadine Henley knew she was heading to a truly devastated area where visitors’ emotions can often get the […]

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Health Department conducts town hall meeting to educate public

April 17th, 2009 · No Comments · Health

BY NICK DIAMANTIDES Staff Writer The Long Beach Health and Human Services Department does much more than many people realize. Last week, the department conducted a “town hall meeting” to increase the public’s awareness of its programs and to educate residents on issues pertaining to their health. About 40 people attended the meeting, which took […]

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Multiple churches, groups working together in food drive

April 17th, 2009 · No Comments · Community

Under the banner of “Mormon Helping Hands,” members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints from San Luis Obispo to San Diego, together with other churches, organizations and school campuses, have set aside Saturday, April 25 to serve their local communities. “While church members have always been involved in community service, this is […]

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Around Town

April 17th, 2009 · 1 Comment · Around Town

GIVING MOM AND DAD A BREAK Wrigley Association and Grace Lutheran Church are offering a “Parents’ Night Out” childcare service for parents who want an evening without the kids Friday, April 17 from 6pm to 11pm at Grace Lutheran Preschool, 245 W. Wardlow Road. Pizza, snacks and a movie will be provided for children age […]

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