Check out this 2007 book "One Person/Multiple Careers: A New Model for Work/Life Success" by…Continue
Added by Lee Dworshak on January 26, 2012 at 4:21pm — No Comments
January 29, 2012
Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time: Dt 18:15-20; 1 Cor 7:32-35; Mk 1:21-28
Hollywood loves movies dealing with absolute evil bringing fear into the lives of ordinary people. The evil comes from vampires, psychopathic killers, zombies, ghosts, demon possessions and anything else that can be dreamed of that will bring fear to an audience. The scarier the movie and the more evil the antagonist, the more popular the movie will become. The plots of these films are…Continue
Added by Mary Star of the Sea on January 25, 2012 at 11:21am — No Comments
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Mike Walker, a local San Pedro auto repair shop owner on N. Gaffey Street (across from Fantastic Cafe), has been doing a tremendous job of supporting our troops overseas for over four years now. Check out his story at his website http://www.sanpedropackagesforpatriots.com and be sure to click on "Items Needed" for a list of goods he…Continue
Added by Lee Dworshak on January 23, 2012 at 1:30pm — No Comments
I am greatly saddened to learn of the death of San Pedro resident Steve Saggiani, killed tragically Thursday evening, while performing his duties as a longshoreman at the Port of Long Beach. As a person who has family and many friends in the ILWU, I would like to express my deepest personal sympathies and condolences to the Saggiani family and to all his brothers and sisters of the ILWU.
Working as a longshoreman, loading and unloading the ships that import and export the…Continue
Added by Joe Buscaino on January 21, 2012 at 4:16pm — No Comments
On January 22, 2012 the U.S. Postal Service® will implement a postage rate increase for all mail classes including First Class Mail®, Priority Mail and Express Mail along with many special services.
Added by Marlene Bauman on January 21, 2012 at 9:45am — No Comments
Los Angeles City Engineer, Gary Lee Moore, briefed me Friday morning on the status of the White Point Landslide.
The briefing included a 300-page Preliminary Geotechnical Report which provides a summary of the progress of the investigation and monitoring but offered no analysis, just facts of the current situation .
"I am pleased to report that we have seen no ground movement on…Continue
Added by Joe Buscaino on January 20, 2012 at 2:11am — No Comments
Understanding the Real Estate market these days can be difficult at best. The reports and articles that keep surfacing about real estate are enough to keep a person's head spinning. Is this a buyer's market? A seller's market? Can I get financing? Will interest…Continue
Added by Lee Dworshak on January 19, 2012 at 3:50pm — No Comments
Thank you everyone for all your well wishes! What an amazing night of my life Tuesday!! We are an amazing community and we will only get better and stronger! We will grow old together. Much love to all of you!
On Wednesday, I spent my first unofficial day at City Hall. It was an absolutely wonderful feeling. Here is a video of my first experience on the floor.
Twitter: @JoeBuscaino @LA15th
Added by Joe Buscaino on January 18, 2012 at 9:30pm — No Comments
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Third Sunday in Ordinary Time:
Jon 3:1-5,10; 1 Cor 7:29-31; Mk 1:14-20
The world was shocked when the Cruise Ship Costa Concordia hit a reef off of the Tuscan island of Giglio. We were even more saddened when we heard that the Captain brought the boat close to the coast to impress a head waiter who was from that island. Even more troubling are the reports that he fled his ship in time of need and even when he was ordered to return by the Coast Guard, he refused to return…Continue
Added by Mary Star of the Sea on January 17, 2012 at 7:12pm — No Comments
Once again our civilian leaders who have never been to war, much less seen combat, jump to condemn the very soldiers that allow them to live in the luxury most of us enjoy in America.…Continue
Added by Lee Dworshak on January 15, 2012 at 7:49pm — No Comments
Last week Congresswoman Janice Hahn opened her new congressional district office in San Pedro. Several hundred people attended the opening at 140 West 6th Street. Hahn wants the office to be very accessible to her constituency "this is a great opportunity to have an open house and let people know that we are on their side and any problems they have they have in the Federal Government, we are here to help them," she said. Call the office with any question: (310)…Continue
Added by Branimir Kvartuc on January 11, 2012 at 12:27pm — No Comments
Sunday January 15,2012
Second Sunday In Ordinary Time
This Sunday begins "Ordinary Time". It is often misunderstood as being ordinary time as opposed to extraordinary times like Christmas or Easter. Actually it comes from the LatinTempus per annum which literally means, "Time through the year." Throughout Ordinary Time we remember how our faith touches our lives at every moment during the year. And we begin “this time” and the new liturgical year recalling…Continue
Added by Mary Star of the Sea on January 10, 2012 at 4:00pm — No Comments
Technology isn't just the MLS on the Internet or a fancy iPhone. It's so much more. Tools like computers, smart phones,…Continue
Added by Lee Dworshak on January 9, 2012 at 10:57am — No Comments
The harbor Association of Industry and Commerce sponsored a debate today, Friday, January 6, 2012 at the Doubletree Hotel in San Pedro. Los Angeles City Council candidates Joe Buscaino and Warren Furutani answered a series of questions during the hour-long debate. Here is what the attending audience found important.
Added by Branimir Kvartuc on January 6, 2012 at 7:30pm — No Comments
Ya gotta love the left-wing socialist Occupiers who would seek to tear down our country and somehow abolish all the presumed "unjustified inequalities" in the world today.
They remind me of a…Continue
Added by Lee Dworshak on January 3, 2012 at 1:00am — No Comments
Happy New Year everyone. The State of California has 745 new laws that go into effect today, January 1, 2012. Here are 12 notable ones.
1. The new California booster seat law requires that any child under 8 years old be secured in an appropriate child restraint meeting federal motor vehicle safety standards. The law does contain a provision, however, that a child under 8 years old who is 4'9" inches or taller may use a safety…Continue
Everyone selling a home wants their home to sell, and they are out to make their home sound as wonderful as possible, even though, by law, they must also iterate its flaws.…Continue
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