header image 4

Entries from August 31st, 2012

Vol. 34 No. 13 – August 31, 2012

August 31st, 2012 · No Comments · * Download Entire Issue

Read/download the full issue, including advertisements, here. Previous issues of the Signal Tribune can be found here.

[Read more →]

Tags:

Programs for intellectually disabled people threatened by state funding cuts

August 31st, 2012 · No Comments · News

Nick Diamantides Staff Writer With a 4.25 percent cut in state funding, Advocacy for Respect and Choice (AR&C) needs to raise approximately $200,000 from individual and corporate donations in order to provide the same level of services it has provided to intellectually disabled people for many years. The AR&C facility is located on a four-acre […]

[Read more →]

Tags:

Postal service moves ahead with plans to close processing center in LB
Some first-class mail service switches from overnight to two-day delivery

August 31st, 2012 · No Comments · News

Sean Belk Contributing Writer In recent months, the United States Postal Service started implementing changes to first-class mail service in which mail delivered outside of a specific service area now arrives in two days rather than overnight, according to postal service officials. The new standards come as a harbinger to major cutbacks to postal operations […]

[Read more →]

Tags:

SH Oversight Board and CarMax await state’s final answer on disputed $6 million debt

August 31st, 2012 · No Comments · News

CJ Dablo Staff Writer Representatives of used-car retailer CarMax haven’t forgotten about that $6 million CarMax paid Signal Hill’s former redevelopment agency (SHRDA) four years ago, long before California state officials and lawmakers decided to shut the redevelopment program down. In fact, they’ve made it clear they want it back. It was an amount highlighted in […]

[Read more →]

Tags:

Two arrested for burglary at antique store in Signal Hill

August 31st, 2012 · No Comments · News

On Sunday, Aug. 19, at approximately 5:17pm, Signal Hill Police Department (SHPD) officers were dispatched to the Long Beach Antique Mall, located in the 1800 block of Freeman Avenue, for a robbery in progress. When officers arrived, an employee was detaining one of the suspects inside the store, and a second suspect was reported to […]

[Read more →]

Tags: