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Entries from April 30th, 2010

Assistant secretary of Interior warns of America’s shrinking water supply

April 30th, 2010 · No Comments · Environment, News

By Nick Diamantides Staff Writer Unless the United States changes the way it uses and conserves water, the nation is headed for a severe shortage of that precious commodity in the not-too-distant future. That’s what Anne Castle told an audience of about 70 at a Water Replenishment District (WRD) luncheon last Thursday (April 22) at […]

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Altruism will be ‘in the mix’ at Bixby jazz concert

April 30th, 2010 · No Comments · Art, Arts, Entertainment

By Cory Bilicko Entertainment Writer When the next Expo jazz concert returns to Bixby Knolls this Sunday, a good cause will come along with it. Chris Williams, a local jazz singer and percussionist, has been performing since he was 15 years old, touring the United States, Canada, and Europe and gracing the stages of venues […]

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Adult-entertainment club opening in SH amid some opposition

April 30th, 2010 · No Comments · News

By Nick Diamantides Staff Writer In spite of strong opposition from some neighboring residents, The Palms, an adult club featuring partially nude dancers opened in Signal Hill last night (April 29), on Palm Drive near Willow Street. Signal Hill resident Maria Marino, who is spearheading opposition to the club, recently spent a few hours knocking […]

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Around Town

April 30th, 2010 · No Comments · Around Town

…ANOTHER MAN’S TREASURE Community Presbyterian Church, 6380 Orange Ave. will host a rummage sale Friday, April 30 and Saturday, May 1 at 9am to 3pm each day. For more information, or to donate items that are clean and in usable, operating condition, contact the church office at (562) 423-0451. FREE FILM FRIDAYS, FOLKS On the […]

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Port offering grants to assist schools, daycare sites

April 30th, 2010 · No Comments · News

The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners has designated $5 million for a fund covering schools and related sites, such as daycare facilities. Applications for the “Schools and Related Sites” grant program are now available for downloading at polb.com/grants. To help individuals and organizations apply to this first round of grants, the Port has scheduled […]

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