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Entries from September 27th, 2013

Commentary: C-17 program’s shutdown in Long Beach is result of federal government’s inability to compromise

September 27th, 2013 · No Comments · Commentary

By Don Knabe, Los Angeles County Supervisor, Fourth District After celebrating the delivery of the United States Air Force’s last C-17 with thousands of local Boeing employees just last week, I am absolutely stunned and devastated to learn that the production facility will shut down in 2015 following the completion of the final C-17 Globemaster […]

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The Campaign Trail

September 27th, 2013 · No Comments · The Campaign Trail

Ricardo Linarez, who is running for the 1st District seat on the Long Beach City Council, will host a fundraiser on Friday, Oct. 4 from 5:30pm to 8pm at Birdcage, 224 W. 4th St. More information is available at ricardolinarez.com .

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LBCC trustee Clark won’t seek another term on Board

September 27th, 2013 · No Comments · News

Long Beach Community College (LBCC) District Board Vice President Dr. Tom Clark, representing Area 5, has decided not to run for another four-year term in the election on April 8, 2014, according to a press release issued Sept. 23 by LBCC. Elected to the Board of Trustees in 1998, Clark will have completed 16 years […]

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Local lodge announces Elks of the Month

September 27th, 2013 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Pat Chovanec (top picture, center) and Corrina Caslar (bottom picture, center) were selected as the June and July Elks of the Month, respectively, at the Bellflower-Long Beach Elk Lodge #888. Chovanec and Caslar are pictured with exalted ruler Manny Zapata (left) and esquire Dave Shindledecker (right).

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O’Neill receives League of California Cities Lifetime Achievement Award

September 27th, 2013 · No Comments · Community

The League of California Cities Past Presidents Council honored former Long Beach Mayor Beverly O’Neill as the recipient of the 2013 Past Presidents’ Lifetime Achievement Award on Sept. 18 during the League’s opening general session of the 2013 Annual Conference and Expo. For the award, the League’s past presidents select an individual whose contributions have […]

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