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Entries from March 30th, 2012

Thoughts from the Publisher

March 30th, 2012 · No Comments · Thoughts From The Publisher

by Neena Strichart I find it refreshing that so many of our local small businesses and restaurants (including our loyal advertisers) are stepping up their efforts to offer superior customer service as well as to keep their places of business in tip-top shape. With our lousy economy, it is difficult for independent business owners to […]

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The meat of the matter

March 30th, 2012 · No Comments · Letters to the Editor

I was amused when I heard that the people who heard, or read, the reports on the additive “slime” in their meat products were horrified and vowed to not buy any meat product unless they are sure the product doesn’t contain any slime.

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Meet your candidates

March 30th, 2012 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Among the offices on the ballot for the Tuesday, April 10 election in Long Beach will be City Council districts 4 and 8. Since those seats cover geographical areas that fall within its distribution area, the Signal Tribune has requested that each of the candidates seeking those seats submit information on his or her campaign, […]

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Schipske’s office again hosting ‘ultimate science project’ for local kids

March 30th, 2012 · No Comments · Uncategorized

As a way of educating the city’s youth on how to refuel America on clean and alternative energy, Fifth District Councilmember Gerrie Schipske is sponsoring the 3rd Annual Solar Grand Prix competition on Saturday, April 21. The race will take place at El Dorado Park on the corner of Willow Street and Studebaker Road.

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California Coastal Commission announces its new cleanup campaign for Earth Day

March 30th, 2012 · No Comments · Uncategorized

The California Coastal Commission, the leader of the state’s largest volunteer event, California Coastal Cleanup Day, has announced a new and innovative cleanup program that will increase volunteer opportunities and help remove debris from our communities and shorelines before it has a chance to enter the Pacific Ocean. The Earth Day 2012: Clean Up Where […]

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