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Entries from July 31st, 2009

LB to inaugurate Latin-American Parade, Festival this September

July 31st, 2009 · No Comments · Community

The Downtown Long Beach Associates has partnered with the Museum of Latin American Art to produce the first-ever Latin-American Parade & Festival in Downtown on Saturday, September 12, 2009. The event will begin with parade on Pine Avenue with floats, performers and organizations representing Latin-American countries and cultures. The parade will lead from Pine Avenue […]

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Community Emergency Response Team providing free workshop

July 31st, 2009 · 1 Comment · Community

Residents are invited to learn about the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) of Long Beach at a free workshop on Monday, August 3, from 6pm to 7:30pm at the Neighborhood Resource Center, 425 Atlantic Ave. The workshop will be presented by Josh Johnson, CERT coordinator for the Long Beach Fire Department, and Eric Pieper, emergency […]

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Around Town

July 31st, 2009 · No Comments · Around Town

A FACTION OF ACTION The North Long Beach Community Action Group will be hosting its monthly meeting at the North Police Substation, 4891 Atlantic Ave., on Sunday, Aug. 2 from 2pm to 4pm. This is an open education meeting featuring the Committee of the 300 who host the annual Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach. […]

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Letters to the Editor

July 31st, 2009 · No Comments · Letters to the Editor

Hit the Road, Jackhammer Now that the repaving of Atlantic Avenue is complete, Bixby Knolls is trying to get back to normal. The Bixby Knolls Business Improvement Association (BKBIA) has recently displayed new banners along Atlantic Avenue stating that BK is “open for business.” A formal reopening celebration will be planned when the contractors have […]

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Thoughts from the Publisher

July 31st, 2009 · No Comments · Thoughts From The Publisher

By Neena Strichart For a very short period in my life, I had the honor of working as a senior trip chaperone for the City of Signal Hill. I helped take reservations for the various outings and accompanied the folks on their bus trips. I LOVED my job. It gave me the opportunity to visit […]

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