I’m having an affair

I have been having an affair for years, and my wife knows about it. The affair started 9½ years ago when I first took the job at the BKBIA. It wasn’t intentional or something I had been looking for, but it just happened immediately. I wasn’t married yet, and the affair didn’t even start out…

Thoughts from the Publisher | July 21

I’ve often been told that I need to “get a life.” Most of my hours away from work are spent either attending local meetings or nonprofit events, running errands, loving up on my mom or sleeping. Last week I not only got a life, I spent Thursday evening through Monday living it. After work on…

High-end at low prices

Photo by Zoe Adler | Signal Tribune The Bixby Knolls Edgar & James, a “curated” Goodwill and the second of its kind, opened its doors at 9am on Friday, July 14. The store now occupies the old Trader Joe’s location at the corner of Cartagena Street and Atlantic Avenue and features farmhouse, urban and industrial…

Letters, emails and website comments | July 21

Blurred lines? As founding president of Alamitos Beach and executive director of the Council of Neighborhood Organizations, I take exception to the election of Isabel Arvea, district staff for the Councilman of the 6th District, to the board of the Wrigley Neighborhood Association. This blurs the lines between neighborhood associations and the council office. Associations…

Around Town | July 21

MEDICINE, MUNCHIES AND MOVIES What Health education lecture Who For seniors, hosted by MemorialCare Senior Plus When Friday, July 21 from noon to 3pm Where Long Beach Memorial, Houssels Forum, 2801 Atlantic Ave. More Info Mariusz Wirga, M.D., psychosocial oncology, will give a 45-minute lecture entitled “Aging with Positivity,” followed by a 15-minute question-and-answer session…

Eye on Crime | July 21

Crimes reported by Signal Hill Police Department LBPD reporting system is still down. Thursday, July 13 2am Possess paraphernalia, prostitution E. PCH/Molino Ave. (suspect taken into custody) 9:22am Auto burglary 2400 block Cerritos Ave. Friday, July 14 1am Possess paraphernalia E. PCH/Molino Ave. (suspect taken into custody) 10:29am Identity theft 2700 block Walnut Ave. 7:14pm…

July 14, 2017 | Signal Tribune

The July 14 issue features stories about the Signal Hill City Council addressing the city’s water concerns, the Long Beach Police Department introducing exchange zones for in-person transactions, and Long Beach being posed to host Olympic events as Los Angeles is named a host city for a future Olympic Games.

JetBlue fined record-breaking $168,900 for June noise violations

JetBlue Airlines accrued $168,900 in noise-violations fines last month, and 4th District Long Beach Councilmember Daryl Supernaw is planning to do something about it. In his July 7 newsletter, Supernaw indicated that the City’s noise ordinance is not effective in preventing the violations. “It has become painfully obvious, especially to those living under the flight…