By Neena Strichart Halloween has always been a fun time for me. When I was a child, our family didn’t have much money for things […]
By Neena Strichart My hubby Steve and I love to watch the home-improvement shows and various food-type programming.
This week we received more than our usual number of commentaries and letters to the editor. With only a finite amount of space available, we […]
By Neena Strichart Although there have always been folks whipped up about the importance of voting and civic pride, so many are totally apathetic to […]
By Neena Strichart Back in the ’80s I was a fur consultant at Buffums Department Store. It was a great job. I got to play […]
By Neena Strichart Publisher Discovery Well Park seemed to be the perfect location for last Saturday’s pancake breakfast at the “Foothill Club.”
By Neena Strichart I don’t know about the rest of you, but I sure am sick of all the political ads this season.
By Neena Strichart I have heard it said that people most fear speaking or singing in front of a large group. Remembering how I felt […]
By Neena Strichart Publisher Discovering that our usual play reviewer Vicki Paris Goodman would be unable to attend opening night of Long Beach Playhouse’s The […]
By Neena Strichart Pets are such a joy for so many of us, but, with this economic climate, it’s tough to keep up with all […]
By Neena Strichart We’ve got some big things happening in Signal Hill. First we get a Ross and a Dollar Tree. Then Circle Pet relocates […]
By Neena Strichart Many story ideas come across my desk that we deem worthy of publishing. Sometimes the information comes to us by email or […]
By Neena Strichart During my adult years, I have been a member of many groups, including Daughters of the American Revolution, Friends of Long Beach […]
By Neena Strichart Many folks are doing without summer vacations this year. Back when finances were a bit better, some of us took one- or […]
By Neena Strichart We had a busy day at work this past Tuesday. Besides our regular day-to-day activities of running a newspaper, we had the […]