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Entries from April 17th, 2009

LB Museum of Art to present free Children’s Cultural Festival

April 17th, 2009 · 2 Comments · Community

All the museum’s galleries will be open to the public free of charge during the festival. This year marks the 22nd anniversary of the Long Beach Museum of Art’s Children’s Cultural Festival, a free, day-long celebration which will take place on Sunday, May 3 from noon to 4pm. The Festival showcases performing artists and art-making […]

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Thoughts from the Publisher

April 17th, 2009 · No Comments · Thoughts From The Publisher

I am a creature of habit. I pretty much take the same route to and from work every day. My choice of television shows and music are rather repetitious. Even my menus are predictable. Yet, once in a while I get a yen to do something different– to be adventuresome. Although the spirit doesn’t strike […]

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Letter to the Editor

April 17th, 2009 · No Comments · Letters to the Editor

I would like to thank Long Beach and specifically the residents of the First District for placing their trust in me and our campaign. I look forward to facing the challenges that confront us and to bring a new approach to leading our great city. Thank you¬– I won’t let you down. The question I […]

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Commentary: Keeping Up Appearances

April 17th, 2009 · No Comments · Commentary

By Council member Val Lerch 9th District, Long Beach With an increase in vacant houses (some of them in foreclosure) and less money in the City budget than ever, Code Enforcement is pushed to the limit trying to keep up with unsightly properties. I would like to thank those of you in the Ninth District […]

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CSULB receives grant for stem cell research training

April 17th, 2009 · No Comments · Health

Two California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) professors have been awarded a $1.337 million grant in support of stem cell research. The grant from the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) will allow students to participate in stem cell research in California and in the translation of this technology to regenerative medicine options for patients.

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