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Entries Tagged as 'Cory Bilicko'

Plane crash survivor’s condition upgraded to ‘serious but stable’

March 25th, 2011 · No Comments · News

By Cory Bilicko Managing Editor Mike Jensen, the lone survivor among five men on a turbo-prop plane that crashed last week at the Long Beach Airport, is making a gradual but optimistic recovery.

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LB’s top education leaders unveil progress of, challenges facing their college-preparedness program

March 25th, 2011 · No Comments · Education

By Cory Bilicko Managing Editor Three years ago, local fourth graders, including those from low-income households and immigrant families, actually began thinking about what they might major in and where they might attend college.

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LB Councilmembers travel to D.C. to advocate for shore restoration, community development grants

March 4th, 2011 · No Comments · Community

By Cory Bilicko Managing Editor Earlier this week, Long Beach Councilmembers Robert Garcia and Gary DeLong, along with Tom Modica, director of Government Affairs and Strategic Initiatives, visited Washington D.C. to advocate on behalf of the City of Long Beach as part of its Federal Legislation Committee, of which DeLong is chair and Garcia is […]

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The Art of the Matter

March 4th, 2011 · No Comments · Art, The Art of the Matter

A look into the minds (and hearts) of today’s artists By Cory Bilicko Managing Editor How I came to meet the artist Alejandra Vernon, the first subject of this new column, is almost as interesting as the beautiful, vivid works she creates.

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At final forum, SH Council candidates debate RDA funds, drinking-water safety and real-estate values

February 25th, 2011 · No Comments · News, Politics

By Cory Bilicko Managing Editor In their last opportunity to present their platforms and defend their actions in a public assembly before the looming March 1 election, the three candidates for Signal Hill City Council again gathered Wednesday night for a candidate forum, this time hosted by the Willow Ridge Community Association in its community […]

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