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Entries from June 28th, 2013

4th of July event to include kids’ activities, food trucks and live music

June 28th, 2013 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Seventh District Councilmember James Johnson, The Port of Long Beach and the Department of Parks, Recreation and Marine will host a free Independence Day concert and family-friendly activities on Thursday, July 4 at 6pm at Willow Springs Park, 2745 Orange Ave. Activities for children will include a bounce house, balloon animals, face painting, and more. […]

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City of LB encouraging residents to attend professional fireworks shows

June 28th, 2013 · No Comments · Uncategorized

With the 4th of July holiday approaching, the City of Long Beach has issued a press release indicating that all fireworks are illegal and dangerous, while encouraging people to attend a professional fireworks show. Included in the press release are the following statistics from the National Fire Protection Association about the dangers of fireworks:

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Five secrets to the perfect summer garden

June 28th, 2013 · No Comments · Garden Variety

Jennifer E. Beaver Columnist Ah, summer. We all enjoy eating outdoors with friends and hoisting a few while the sun goes down. But surely I can’t be the only one looking over the rim of my margarita glass toward the garden…and wondering what’s causing the holes in the tomatoes or the spots on the squash […]

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Vol. 35 No. 3 – June 21, 2013

June 21st, 2013 · No Comments · * Download Entire Issue

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

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Signal Hill City Council passes balanced budget for Fiscal Year 2013-2014, approves one-time expenditures

June 21st, 2013 · No Comments · News

Sean Belk Staff Writer The Signal Hill City Council passed a balanced budget for Fiscal Year 2013-2014 during its June 18 meeting, approving capital-improvement projects and a long list of “decision packages,” or one-time expenditures, for various city departments. But city management remains cautious about revenue forecasts going forward and added that labor costs and […]

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