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Entries from April 26th, 2013

Office Depot, OfficeMax plan to merge by year’s end

April 26th, 2013 · No Comments · News

Sean Belk Staff Writer Office Depot Inc., a major sales-tax revenue generator for the cities of Signal Hill and Long Beach, expects to merge with OfficeMax Incorporated by the end of the year, according to a company statement. An April 9 announcement states that the companies are required to submit additional information and materials to […]

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Signal Hill PD goes greener for Earth Day

April 26th, 2013 · No Comments · Community

Leonardo Poareo Editorial Intern One man pushes another man. The man who was pushed falls to the ground, but he doesn’t think of calling the police– he’s not carrying a cell phone anyway. But then he sees two police officers patrolling on bicycles, so he decides to flag them down. He tells the officers he […]

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Around Town

April 26th, 2013 · No Comments · Around Town

EGGS WITH THE ELKS What Monthly breakfast Who Bellflower/ Long Beach Elks Lodge 888 Where 16426 Bellflower Blvd., Bellflower When Sunday, April 25 from 8am to noon More Info Breakfast costs $6.50 per person and includes eggs, bacon, sausage, hash browns, biscuits with gravy, orange juice, assorted fruit, Belgian waffles and coffee. Call (562) 866-3027 […]

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Thoughts from the Publisher

April 26th, 2013 · No Comments · Thoughts From The Publisher

by Neena Strichart Last Saturday, Steve and I set out to have a romantic dinner to celebrate our 23rd wedding anniversary. Although the actual date was on Sunday, we decided to go out and “whoop it up” a day early. We ended up going to the Rainforest Café in Downtown Disney. We had a close […]

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Letter to the Editor: What’s in a word?

April 26th, 2013 · No Comments · Letters to the Editor

Transparency. Long Beach likes to toss the word around, but, except for the windows, very little is transparent at City Hall. If you have any doubt that your councilmember wishes it to remain this way, you need look no further than last week’s vote when seven councilmembers (Steve Neal was absent) refused to even second […]

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