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Entries from June 25th, 2010

Lowenthal given Environmental Leadership Award

June 25th, 2010 · No Comments · News

Assemblymember Bonnie Lowenthal (D–Long Beach) received the highest award bestowed by the California League of Conservation Voters, a non-partisan advocacy group for California’s environment, during a ceremony Tuesday near the State Capitol Building. The League, which scores legislators every year for their performance on environmental legislation, praised Lowenthal for her perfect score on such legislation […]

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Small-business owners get helping hand through new Goldman Sachs program

June 25th, 2010 · No Comments · News

By Steven Piper Editorial Intern Salon owner Andrew Kripp is stepping closer to his dream of having three salon locations in Long Beach, thanks to incoming funds from a $500-million, nationwide, five-year initiative launched by Goldman Sachs called “10,000 Small Businesses.” The investment banking and securities firm modeled the program after its “10,000 Women,” a […]

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Thoughts from the Publisher

June 25th, 2010 · No Comments · Thoughts From The Publisher

By Neena Strichart It’s hard to believe the year is half over. I stay so busy that time doesn’t just fly by– it absolutely zooms! We’re now into day four of summer 2010, Father’s Day is behind us and most graduation exercises have already taken place. This year I didn’t attend any graduation ceremonies, but […]

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Retail growth continues in Signal Hill

June 25th, 2010 · No Comments · Business, News

By Neena Strichart Publisher Although the construction climate in other areas of the country may be bleak, it seems that “growth” is the watchword for the city of Signal Hill. On the retail horizon for the 2.2-square-mile city are Ross Dress for Less and Fresh & Easy. Positioned at opposite ends of town, the two […]

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Local nonprofit healthcare providers awarded service grants

June 25th, 2010 · No Comments · News

Long Beach Community Foundation (LBCF) announced the recipients of Emergency Healthcare Services grants during a presentation last week at Gallery Expo in Bixby Knolls. Six nonprofit healthcare providers along the Atlantic Avenue corridor were named as recipients of these general operating support grants, made possible by financial assistance from the Bank of America Charitable Foundation, […]

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