Pedestrian tunnel linking Wrigley to Bixby Knolls becomes contentious topic at Gabelich-Johnson community meeting

By Cory Bilicko Managing Editor When Eighth District Long Beach Councilmember Rae Gabelich scheduled Wednesday night’s community meeting, along with Seventh District Councilmember James Johnson, she’d assume its purpose would be to discuss the safety issues surrounding Los Cerritos Elementary students’ use of the Del Mar Pedestrian Tunnel/Walkway, which connects the Wrigley Heights neighborhood and…

Thoughts from the Publisher

By Neena Strichart Last week I wrote about being a member of the Susan B. Anthony Chapter of the National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution and told about our last meeting where we recognized the local fifth-, sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade students who participated in our National Society’s American History Essay Contest.

Around Town

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Board replenished

The Water Replenishment District of Southern California (WRD) conducted a special meeting of its board of directors last Friday to install three newly re-elected board members.

She said/she said

The writer Gertrude Stein inspires many different reactions in people. So, as an experiment, the Signal Tribune sent two writers to see Loving Repeating, A Musical of Gertrude Stein, now playing at the International City Theatre. What follows are two distinct views of a play with many possible angles.

The Campaign Trail

Signal Hill City Council candidate Matthew Simmons is inviting the residents of Signal Hill to a meet-and-greet at It’s a Grind, 2162 E. Willow St., on Saturday, Jan. 29 at 10am.