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Entries from May 25th, 2012

Vol. 33 No. 51- May 25, 2012

May 25th, 2012 · No Comments · * Download Entire Issue, Full Issue

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Long Beach breaks ground for its first park named after an LGBT public figure

May 25th, 2012 · 1 Comment · News

Signal Hill councilmembers among those honored during ceremony Cory Bilicko Managing Editor Thirty-five years after Harvey Milk became the first openly gay person to be elected to public office in California when he won a seat on the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, the City of Long Beach has broken ground for a park in […]

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When life gives you lemons…

May 25th, 2012 · No Comments · News

The lemonade stand staffed last Sunday by 6-year-old leukemia patient Cooper Evans (pictured) turned out to be “a huge success,” according to his father Brandon Evans. The stand, set up for the day at Trani’s Restaurant in Bixby Knolls, was part of Cooper’s efforts to raise money to donate to the Jonathan Jacques Children’s Cancer […]

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Long-running legal battle surrounding plan for underground water-storage continues

May 25th, 2012 · No Comments · News

CJ Dablo Staff Writer A legal dispute over an underground water storage plan continues. The battle has pitted plaintiffs that include Signal Hill, Downey and Cerritos against the Water Replenishment District of Southern California (WRD). The WRD, an agency that manages the groundwater supply for more than 40 Southern California cities, may not be well known […]

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LB high schools rank among ‘best’ lists inWashington Post, U.S. News

May 25th, 2012 · No Comments · News

A list of the nation’s most challenging high schools released recently by the Washington Post includes seven schools in the Long Beach Unified School District. Each of these schools also appeared in the Washington Post rankings last year. The 2012 rankings include schools that surpass 91 percent of other high schools nationwide in terms of […]

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