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Entries from November 30th, 2009

From Hollywood to the Hill, ‘First Lady’ dedicated life to charity work

November 30th, 2009 · No Comments · Community

Colleen King, who spent nearly a lifetime doing her part to better the quality of life in Signal Hill, where she had been a resident since 1957, died of bone cancer on Nov. 14. She was 80 years old. Colleen Johnson was born on December 10, 1928, in Hollywood. After co-starring in two Shirley Temple […]

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Holiday lighting events planned

November 30th, 2009 · No Comments · Uncategorized

The cities of Long Beach and Signal Hill will be ringing in the holiday season with the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony at Discovery Well Park, 2200 Temple Avenue, in Signal Hill, on Wednesday, Dec. 2 at 6pm. The Wireless Communication Antenna Tower Holiday Tree will be lit as Kris Kringle makes a guest appearance. Entertainment […]

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SHPD beefing up patrol during holiday shopping season

November 30th, 2009 · No Comments · Uncategorized

The Signal Hill Police Department (SHPD) will be increasing its patrol of all shopping centers and stores throughout the city during the holiday season. In addition to the increased patrol, SHPD volunteers will also be patrolling the city, looking for any suspicious activity. SHPD will be stationing unmanned police cars in some shopping centers in […]

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Around Town

November 30th, 2009 · No Comments · Around Town

LUNCH BUNCH The Long Beach Qingdao Sister City Association will host its 13th annual luncheon Friday, Dec. 4 from 11:30am to 1:30pm at the Long Beach Hilton Hotel, 701 W. Ocean Blvd., honoring Consul General Zhang Yun of the People’s Republic of China in Los Angeles. Special guest will be Long Beach Mayor Bob Foster. […]

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Thoughts from the Publisher

November 30th, 2009 · No Comments · Thoughts From The Publisher

By Neena Strichart Although I said I would continue the saga of my recent swine flu/pneumonia experience this week with a third installment, I will instead postpone it and share a post-Thanksgiving message I received from a friendly colleague. I don’t know who originally composed this lovely piece, but I share it with love and […]

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