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Entries from March 25th, 2011

Monitors continue to confirm no radiation levels of concern in US

March 25th, 2011 · No Comments · Environment

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) reported Wednesday that, during a detailed analysis of four west coast RadNet air monitor filters, it identified trace amounts of radioactive iodine, cesium, and tellurium consistent with the recent Japanese nuclear incident that resulted from the March 10 earthquake.

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Lowenthal’s ‘Homeless Rights’ bill moves forward; Assembly Judiciary Committee agrees with plan to hit bullies in their wallets

March 25th, 2011 · No Comments · News

State legislators on Tuesday approved a bill by Assemblymember Bonnie Lowenthal that gives homeless people the right to invoke hate-crimes protection when suing an assailant in civil court.

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Thoughts from the Publisher

March 25th, 2011 · No Comments · Thoughts From The Publisher

By Neena Strichart It seems that we are all still tightening our belts during these tough financial times. Both business and household budgets are still being severely impacted.

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An open letter to Mark Bixby from the Downtown Long Beach Associates

March 25th, 2011 · No Comments · Commentary

Dear Mark: A wise man once said that “To live in the hearts of those we leave behind is not to die.” There isn’t a more fitting sentiment as we reflect on the life that you led and the lasting impact you will have on those of us who had the honor of calling you […]

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Skate spot or not?

March 25th, 2011 · No Comments · Letters to the Editor

I have lived on North Cerritos Drive, one block from the Bixby Park for nine years.

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