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Entries from November 29th, 2010

Around Town

November 29th, 2010 · No Comments · Around Town

EGGS WITH THE ELKS The Bellflower/Long Beach Elks Lodge #888, 16426 Bellflower Blvd., invites the public to its monthly breakfast Sunday, Nov. 28 from 8am to noon. Admission is $6 per person for the buffet-style breakfast, which includes eggs “as you like them,” bacon, sausage, hash browns, biscuits and gravy, orange juice, assorted fruit, Belgian […]

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Thoughts from the Associate Publisher

November 29th, 2010 · No Comments · Thoughts From The Publisher

By Stephen Strichart All of you “regular” readers of Neena’s column will remember her writing about the best things she eats locally, in the October 22 issue. Well, now it’s my turn.

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The scoop on poop

November 29th, 2010 · No Comments · Letters to the Editor

Minutes after the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted to ban disposable single-use plastic bags, I received a call from the media requesting an interview to answer the question “What do people do with dog poop?”

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Seeing red, for a cause

November 29th, 2010 · No Comments · Letters to the Editor

Join me at the (Long Beach) RED rally on Wednesday, Dec. 1 [at the Terrace Theater fountain plaza starting at 5:30pm] as we recognize World AIDS Day by illuminating numerous downtown landmarks red. Lighting up the downtown area in red is a visual reminder that we can all make a difference in the fight against AIDS.

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To save state $1 million, Franchise Tax Board no longer mailing booklets

November 29th, 2010 · No Comments · News

The Franchise Tax Board (FTB) has announced it will no longer directly mail tax booklets to taxpayers, as more taxpayers migrate to e-filing.

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