September 12, 2014 – Vol. 36 No. 15

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Water official pleads guilty to embezzlement charges
Former water-agency treasurer sentenced to 180 days in county jail, pays restitution

Cory Bilicko -Managing Editor- The former treasurer of the West Basin Municipal Water District pled guilty Monday, Sept. 8 to charges of embezzling almost $20,000 from the agency to...

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LBPD arrests Hawthorne man for sexual assault

Long Beach Police Department (LBPD) officers have arrested a male suspect in connection with a sexual assault that occurred in the area of Falcon Avenue and East Ocean Boulevard,...

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Long Beach health department announces first death this year related to WNV

Dr. Mitchell Kushner, public health officer for the City of Long Beach, announced on Sept. 4 the first death this year due to complications associated with West Nile virus...

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Around Town

TAKE A STROLL FOR A GOAL What Long Beach Heart Walk Who American Heart Association Where Rainbow Lagoon Park at Shoreline Village Drive and Linden Avenue When Sunday, Sept....

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Commentary: Access to reliable transportation can improve health for older adults

By Norma Frias -Coordinator MemorialCare Senior Plus Program- Long Beach Memorial and Community Hospital Long Beach According to the Surface Transportation Policy Project, 20 percent of adults age 65...

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Letter to the Editor: We have an appointment

I am proud to announce the first commission appointment of my term as mayor. Last week, I appointed former Deputy Attorney General Tracy Egoscue to the Board of Harbor...

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Neena Strichart/Signal Tribune
In a photo taken at high noon on Thursday, Sept. 11, flags fly near the Unity Monument in Signal...