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Entries from August 30th, 2013

Vol. 35 No. 13– Aug. 30, 2013

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Long-awaited new courthouse to open in Long Beach next month

August 30th, 2013 · No Comments · News

CJ Dablo Staff Writer It’s been a long wait for courthouse staff to get their new building in downtown Long Beach. The glass building on Magnolia Avenue with the sleek, black fountain in the front, a spacious garden atrium in the back and 31 courtrooms is just about a block and a half away from the […]

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Records show WRD director, lawyers, lobbyists funded campaign to unseat Signal Hill councilmembers

August 30th, 2013 · 1 Comment · News

Sean Belk Staff Writer An elected board director, lobbyists and attorneys for a regional water agency were behind a campaign that attempted to unseat three incumbent Signal Hill councilmembers in the last city election, according to public records obtained by the Signal Tribune. Recently released campaign-finance documents list Robert Katherman, board president and a director […]

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Digging in for dogs

August 30th, 2013 · 1 Comment · Uncategorized

After several rounds of controversy over fiscal and environmental issues, 5th District Councilmember Gerrie Schipske hosted a groundbreaking for a new off-leash dog area within El Dorado Park on Aug. 24. The 1.5-acre dog park, which has yet to be named, will be located on the north side of Spring Street, across from the El […]

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As fall semester begins, LBCC officials see brighter financial future ahead, but classes at capacity

August 30th, 2013 · No Comments · News

Sean Belk Staff Writer After a tumultuous year of budget cuts that involved dropping 11 instructional trade programs, Long Beach City College (LBCC) is in a more fiscally sound position, as state revenue has begun to creep back and a ballot measure passed by voters prevented even harsher cuts, according to college officials. Still, a […]

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