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Photo by Blair Cohn<br><strong>The long-anticipated Creperie La Rue in Bixby Knolls</strong>

Photo by Blair Cohn
The long-anticipated Creperie La Rue in Bixby Knolls

by Neena Strichart

Those of you locals who enjoy dining out have a lot to celebrate this week. Last Tuesday at noon, the long-anticipated opening of Creperie La Rue in Bixby Knolls finally took place. Located at 4280 Atlantic Ave., the eatery offers sweet and savory crepes as well as other menu items, including French onion soup. Have questions? Give them a call at (562) 997-8888.
Want to experience a little outdoor dining with your favorite pooch? At Tuesday evening’s meeting, the Long Beach City Council gave a thumbs-up to a new policy allowing patio dining for canines and their companions– as long as the restaurant follows a few guidelines. (See more of the story on page 1.)
Some of us could bear-ly wait for the opening of Signal Hill’s newest eatery, Black Bear Diner.

Photo by Nick Diamantides/Signal Tribune<br><strong>Signal Hill’s newest eatery, Black Bear Diner</strong>

Photo by Nick Diamantides/Signal Tribune
Signal Hill’s newest eatery, Black Bear Diner

Well, our dreams came true Monday morning at the grand opening/ribbon cutting-ceremony. Located at 1898 Willow St. in Signal Hill, Black Bear Diner offers breakfast, lunch and dinner featuring comfort food at it finest. Want to know more? Check out .
On a totally separate subject: if you graduated from Long Beach Wilson in 1972 and wish to attend their reunion this weekend, send an email to for details.

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