• Harbor Area Restaurants Give a Cooking Hand

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Terelle Jerricks, Managing Editor Preparing Thanksgiving dinner for the whole family is a challenge some embrace and others do not. If you’re not gathering with an extended family and friends for the traditional feast here are a few options for dining without the

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  • Wilmington NIMBYs Oppose Bridge Shelter and Supportive Housing Project

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Hunter Chase, Reporter At the Oct. 22 meeting of the Wilmington Neighborhood Council, the board unanimously approved a motion to oppose the construction of a permanent supportive housing project for homeless seniors at 1424 Deepwater Ave., Wilmington. The board also

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  • Labor Notes — 11-21-19

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Compiled by Mark L. Friedman

    Port and Rail Drivers Win Court Decision Over Misclassification

    Forty-one misclassified XPO Logistics port and rail drivers  recently filed $2.3 million in wage theft claims with the California Labor Commissioner demanding for  management

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  • Neighborhood Council Round Up — CeSP Neighborhood Council President Resigns

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Hunter Chase, Reporter Board President Maria Couch resigned in the middle of the Nov. 12 meeting of the Central San Pedro Neighborhood Council. “I’m just going to remove myself to stop all of this nonsense,” Couch said. “To me, my character means a lot, e

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  • Angels Gate Cultural Center’s Got Local Notions

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Andrea Serna, Arts and Culture Writer The idea of a notion is the preconceived assumption about a subject, something you thought you knew, but maybe not. In Local Notions, the exhibition of San Pedro artists at the Angels Gate Cultural Center,notions of community ar

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  • Random Letters — 11-21-19

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    Lewis Wright Remembered

    I’ve recently learned of the sudden death of Lewis Wright.  Lewis was a good friend of mine, and was my idea of a progressive longshoreman and Union brother. I met Lewis when ILWU President Dave Arian sent a delegation to Mexico, to develop a relationship

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  • Holiday Shootings in the Harbor Area

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    By Raphael Richardson and Chris Villanueva

    LONG BEACH - Five people were sent to the hospital after a shooting in Long Beach, at around 10 p.m. on Nov. 21. Police responded to reports of a shooting on the 1100 block of East 10th Street, Long Beach Police Department Lieutenant Byron Blair stated. Upon

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