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Entries from August 31st, 2012

Marijuana dispensary​ owner arrested; cha​rges pending

August 31st, 2012 · No Comments · News

The Long Beach Police Department, in conjunction with the Drug Enforcement Administration, the Los Angeles Interagency Metropolitan Police Apprehension Crime Task Force (LA IMPACT), and the State of California Franchise Tax Board, has made an arrest of an individual after a large scale one-and-a-half-year financial investigation relating to an illegal marijuana dispensary, which also resulted […]

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Around Town

August 31st, 2012 · No Comments · Around Town

MY BIG FAT GREEK FESTIVAL What 63rd annual Greek festival and cultural event Who Sea and Cultural Event Where Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Greek Orthodox Church, 5761 E. Colorado St. When Saturday, Sept. 1 through Monday, Sept. 3 from noon to 9pm More Info There will be Greek food and desserts, wine and […]

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Thoughts from the Publisher

August 31st, 2012 · No Comments · Thoughts From The Publisher

by Neena Strichart Although the following is funny as heck, and I am writing it as if it really happened to me, it is NOT a true story. I took most of it from a Facebook posting from a well-known gal-about-town who also claims to have plagiarized the tale. I have elaborated on it to […]

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More to ‘Know’

August 31st, 2012 · No Comments · Letters to the Editor

In August 24th’s letter to the editor, the Civil Service Commissioner questioned: Is the right to vote on new city taxes for Signal Hill residents worth the cost to put that question on the ballot? Know and Vote provides the opportunity for Signal Hill voters to answer that question for themselves.

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An attitude of gratitude

August 31st, 2012 · No Comments · Letters to the Editor

Please let Nick know how much all of us here at AR&C (Advocacy for Respect and Choice-Long Beach) love his article [“Local organization provides job training and employment to intellectually disabled persons,” Aug. 24]. Volunteers, staff, family members and of course our program participants are thrilled with it. Thank you, thank you, thank you.

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