Around Town

CLEAN UP YOUR COMMUNITY Friends of Bixby Park, devoted exclusively to the renovation and preservation of historical Bixby Park Long Beach, has partnered with Long Beach Parks, Recreation and Marine to launch a “Keep Our Parks Clean” campaign, debuting Saturday, Nov. 20, with a community park clean-up from 8am until noon. The event will be co-sponsored by Vans,…

Thoughts from the Publisher

By Neena Strichart Having a mom who is 91 years of age brings a lot of joy and laughter into my life. Her attitude regarding the “golden years” is usually pretty comical, and with that in mind I offer you the following bits of funny business (sent to me by my friend Denise) in an…

Gram scam

Your article [Thoughts from the Publisher] in the Nov. 12, 2010 Signal Tribune, about the scam you were involved in brought back memories of a similar event in my life. Story follows: