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Beware the Woman with the Hatchet

Published on July 26th, 2013 | by Zamná Ávila

The Long Beach Police Department arrested a 33-year-old woman threatening to kill her husband with a hatchet July 20, officials said. Police officials say Melanie McGhee of Long Beach was found standing over her husband with [&hellip... Read More


Briefs

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Ports Announce CAAP Award Winners

Published on July 26th, 2013 | by Zamná Ávila

The ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach honored five companies for their extraordinary efforts to fight harmful emissions at the 6th Annual Clean Air Action Plan Air Quality Awards, July 18, in San Pedro. Awards this [&hellip... Read More


Briefs

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Hahn Votes “No” on Cutting Educational Funding

Published on July 25th, 2013 | by Zamná Ávila

Washington, DC— On July 19, Rep. Janice Hahn, District 44, voted “no” on the Student Success Act of 2013, which would drastically cut educational funding for vital programs that help disadvantaged students, English learner students and [&hellip... Read More


Briefs

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False Bomb Threat Gets Pedro Man in Jail

Published on July 25th, 2013 | by Zamná Ávila

LONG BEACH —  A San Pedro man was arrested for making a bomb threat to a Walmart in Long Beach on July 21. Thirty-year-old Patrick Quintana, allegedly phoned in a bomb threat, at about 8:30 p.m. [&hellip... Read More


Briefs

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Young Mother Killed in Long Beach

Published on July 25th, 2013 | by Zamná Ávila

LONG BEACH — A 23-year-old woman was killed on the morning of July 25, near 5th Street on Walnut Avenue in Long Beach. At about 6:20 a.m., Long Beach Police Department officers found Jazzmine Wash dead [&hellip... Read More


Letters

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Published on July 25th, 2013 | by RLn

Justice Removed Dear Senator Lieu: I believe the San Pedro and Avalon courthouses should remain open, and that more of the fees collected by local courts should be used to operate and maintain these courts. This [&hellip... Read More


At Length

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Stuck On Stupid

Published on July 25th, 2013 | by RLn

“Power concedes nothing without a demand. It never did, and it never will.” —Fredrick Douglas, address on West India Emancipation, 1857 By James Preston Allen, Publisher I find it enlightening that the above quote is most [&hellip... Read More


Dish

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Quinoa: The Ancient Grain Superfood

Published on July 25th, 2013 | by RLn

by: Lori Lynn Hirsch Stokoe, Contributing Writer Popularity of this nutrient-rich “pseudo cereal” has exploded in recent years. Quinoa (pronounced KEEN-wah) is called the ancient grain super food, having been cultivated in the Andes mountain regions [&hellip... Read More


Curtain Call

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Living It Up in the Hotel Paradiso

Published on July 24th, 2013 | by Zamná Ávila

By John Farrell, Curtain Call Writer Things haven’t changed all that much since Hotel Paradiso opened in Paris in 1894. People are still people and a nice little fling at a local hotel still happens. Mind you, in [&hellip... Read More


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