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Entries from October 25th, 2013

Word on the street

October 25th, 2013 · No Comments · Letters to the Editor

Heavy road construction has begun here on Atlantic Ave. Traffic has been reduced to one lane in each direction, and all of the street parking along Atlantic Avenue from 33rd Street to Bixby Road has been removed. Bixby Knolls businesses in the construction zone are being seriously affected by the road work as well as […]

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Out of the mouths of babes

October 25th, 2013 · No Comments · Letters to the Editor

When my 7-year-old Los Cerritos second grader came to me and said, “I want to make a difference– I want to help people,” I jumped on this opportunity with him. I asked how he would like to do that. He replied, “I want to help our homeless.”

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Dale Whitney: a local cornerstone for social justice

October 25th, 2013 · No Comments · Commentary

By Julia Kohn Board Member, Harbor Area Farmers Markets For more than four decades, the Rev. Dale C. Whitney has served as a cornerstone in the foundation of Long Beach’s ecumenical movement for peace and social justice. Born in Nebraska in 1942, he grew up in California, graduating from Santa Barbara High School in 1960. […]

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Thoughts from the Publisher

October 25th, 2013 · No Comments · Thoughts From The Publisher

Neena Strichart/Publisher Last week, I wrote about all my recent gallivanting and promised to share a bit more about the dinner I attended the evening of Oct. 14 at Forbidden City Restaurant in Long Beach. What I expected to be a quiet dinner with a few dignitaries, including the Vice-chairman of the Inner Mongolia Autonomous […]

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Haunts and Happenings

October 25th, 2013 · No Comments · Special Section

friday, Oct. 25 A freaky Franken-Friday The last Friday in October will be “Frankenstein Friday” at the Signal Hill Library, 1770 E Hill St. The Tim Burton-directed Disney film Frankenweenie will be screened at 6pm. This movie is rated PG and is 87 minutes long. Register for the event by calling (562) 989-7323 to reserve […]

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