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• Publication of advertisements in the LW News does not indicate an endorsement of any advertiser.

• Readers are responsible for verifying claims, licenses, references, etc.

• California law requires that contractors taking jobs that total $500 or more (labor and materials) be licensed by Contractors State License Board. State law also requires that contractors include their license number on all advertising.

• Any advertiser not including a contractor’s license number can be assumed not to be a licensed contractor and should not perform jobs costing in excess of $500. Verify license numbers and scope of work a contractor is licensed by calling 1-800-321-2752 or at

• Before signing any contract or beginning any work, contractors should check with the LW Physical Property Dept. for a complete list of requirements.

• Advertisers soliciting to do business in Leisure World must include their Seal Beach Business License numbers or other state license numbers in their ads.

• The News will not knowingly publish any advertisement it deems to be untruthful or misleading. Complaints regarding an advertiser must be in writing and signed to be considered.


General Announcements-


Lenora Browning, LW resident. Phone (562) 493-5457. Seal Beach Business License #BRN0001.


Shiloh - 2 year old male red/white Siberian Husky, blue eyes, beautiful and friendly. Likes other dogs and kids. Free to a good home. (909) 744-7199 or 562 430-4017

Lost & Found

I found a bird near Dollar Store on Seal Beach Blvd. Call Bob: (562) 310-2127.


Found: Key with USC necktie in parking lot by GR News office on Friday, April 25. Pick up at Lost & Found.

Home Improvement - Additions/Remodeling

PENA CONSTRUCTION. Ruben PENA. General Contractor. State Contractor’s License #336991. (562) 430-4216. Room Additions, etc.


J.C.KRESS CONSTRUCTION, INC.Free estimates/design by LW resident. All improvements - room additions. State Contractor’s License #525989. Call us: (562) 430-9380.


JOHN M. BERGKVIST General Building Contractor, State Contractor’s License #638079. Everything from skylights to remodels and room additions. (562) 433-3052.


Additions & Remodeling, Kitchen & Bath Remodeling, Windows, Tile & Stonework. State Contractor’s

License #393071. OGAN CONSTRUCTION, INC. (562) 596-7757.



(562) 596-0559

Fixer-upper interior renovations, custom upgrades. Pantries, closets , existing counter tops & cabinets redone to look different, mouldings; floor/window coverings; painting. Contractor’s License #723262.


(562) 596-0559




Serving Leisure World exclusively for over 30 years. Wardrobe closets redesigned, roll out drawers for kitchens, bathrooms and closets. Call for appointment (562) 598-4552 or (949) 378-0616, or go on line at Seal Beach Business License #MER0001.

Gardening Service


Complete maintenance and landscape. Serving Leisure World since 1978. Planting, clean-ups, fertilization. New lawns, etc. Offering my services to all Mutuals. Honest and reliable. State Contractor’s License #779462. Call (562) 863-7739, 743-3832 or (714) 527-1172.


Landscaping-plants, lawns, trees, etc. Maintenance of lawns and flower beds. Available for all residential and Mutual projects.

Joe (562) 650-1511

Jesse (562) 219-0374.

State Contractor’s License #79003.

Carpet & Flooring


(562) 596-0559

Floor coverings-linoleum, laminate, carpet and tile. 30 years in LW. Contractor’s License #723262.


(562) 596-0559

Handyman Service





Call (562) 596-1337 for work to be done. Call returned Monday through Friday, after 5 p.m. No job too small.


Heat pump filters cleaned; clean lint from dryers; vacuum light wells; dead bolt locks installed; entry locks installed; glass door locks and rollers installed; windows and screens washed; skylights washed and repaired, also new domes; hang pictures and mirrors; phone work done; new doorbells installed and repaired. Repair lamps. Seal Beach Business License #JIM0001.



Ted & Jeri Nowell, LW Residents, Honest and reliable (562) 430-1104. Seal Beach Business License #NOW0001.





Painting and Carpentry. Masonry and Tile. Call (562) 596-6013 for appointment. Calls returned daily. Skylights cleaned, repaired, domes replaced. Fiberglass or Hardi Backer paneling board installed on patio block walls. Seal Beach Business License #GAR0005.


Handyman Rick. Painting, carpentry, TV wall mounts, gates, clean AC filters, ovens, windows. (562) 598-1000. Seal Beach Business License #RIL0001.



(562) 596-0559

Fixer-uppers, renovations, custom upgrades. Crown molding, baseboards, counter tops, redone to look new, but different, interior painting, closets, pantries redesigned, exterior window frames painted white. Contractor’s License #723262


(562) 596-0559


Richard’s Handyman Service. Skylights, repair wash/wax, car detail, windows, storage & shelves Big or small - Seal Beach Business License #HUG0002. Call (562) 387-5187


BEL-RICH PAINTING: Free estimates, small/large jobs. Contractor’s License #705131. (714) 220-9702; 1-800-618-2220.


(562) 596-0559


Interiors, cabinets. Entry doors, cabinets refinished or painted, new baseboards, crown moulding. References for every street in LW, 35 years in LW. Contractor’s License #723262.


(562) 596-0559


Blue Sky Painting & Construction

Guaranteed work, Insurance, State General Building B and Painting License #632956. (562) 822-5632.


Miller Painting Company, free estimates, all work guaranteed.(714) 600-4437. Contractor’s License #725681.


Brian’s Painting

No job too small. Contractors License #800765. (562) 233-9830.


Screen-Sales, Service, Installation

LEISURE WORLD SCREEN SERVICE. For all your screening needs. Ted and Jeri Nowell, LW residents (562) 430-1104. Seal Beach Business License #NOW0001.


PROFESSIONAL MOBILE SCREEN SERVICE New screens, re-screening, screen doors, retractable screens, new and repair. Since 1988. Call today. (562) 493-8720. State Contractors License #578194.

Skylights - Cleaning & Repair


Skylights washed, lubricated, repair and new domes replaced by JIMMY’S HANDYMAN. Call for appointment. (562) 596-1337. Seal Beach Business License #JIM0001.


Skylights cleaned and repaired or domes replaced by THE HANDY COUPLE, Ted and Jeri Nowell, LW residents. Licensed and insured. (562) 430-1104. Seal Beach Business License #NOW0001.

Wallpaper Removal & Installation

Darrell’s Wallpaper Hanging and Removal. Free estimates. State Contractor’s License #741588. (714) 255-9568.

Window Coverings Sales & Installation

Coast Factory Blinds

Shutters, Verticals, Wood Blinds, Pleated Shades, all at wholesale prices. Serving LW for 20 years. We don’t just make blinds, we make friends. Free estimates. State Contractor’s License #660872. (562) 493-4228


(562) 596-0559


Blinds, shutters, drapes, sheers, valances. 35 years serving Leisure World. Contractor’s License #723262.


(562) 596-0559

Help Wanted

Counter help, German deli & bakery in Old World Huntington Beach. Call for details (714) 897-1470 ask for Cyndie or Roseanna.


Want experienced bridge player to give me “brush up” lessons. Will pay small salary. (562) 431-1741

Service Directory

Barber Services

Men’s Barber $10. Shear & clipper cuts, including, not limited to all facial hair, ears, nose, eyebrows. LW resident. License #3142-B. (562) 430-1431 Cell (562) 206-3518.



Get your hair care needs met in the relaxing atmosphere of your own home. Cuts-Perms-Color. Serving Leisure World residents for 36 years. For appointment, call Mel (562) 431-4827. Cosmetology License #KC75538.

Beauty Services


Get your hair care needs met in the relaxing atmosphere of your own home. Cuts-Perms-Color. Serving LW for 36 years. Mel (562) 431-4827; cell: (562) 480-9341. License #KC75538.


Coni’s Mobile Hair

Home Service, 31 years. Cosmetology License #KK39075. Cell (714) 315-5363. Seal Beach Business License #LIB0003


Are you feeling frustrated with your computer? I will come to you. Lessons, viruses, setup new computers, printers, Internet, wireless, Apple, cameras, photos. Tina Schaffer, (562) 755-6199. Seal Beach Business License #CIP0001.


PC’s & Mac’s

Set-up computers, tablets, smart phones and Internet TV. Training, Wireless, Data Recovery. LW Resident. John (714) 367-6362. #CA510324.

Dog Walking

Dog walking and other services offered. 15% Senior Discount! Seal Beach Business License #GRA0004. (562) 285-7448.


Home bookkeeping, your home or mine. Balance checkbooks, pay bills, organizing for tax returns; etc. Seal Beach Business License # KRU 0001.( 714) 873-3770 Helen.

Free Services

LW residents and noncommercial LW organizations may place ads offering free services to other LWers at no cost under the “Free Services” headings.


Y’s Service Club of the YMCA will assist residents with small non-professional jobs. We change light bulbs, clean air conditioner filters, hang a small picture or mirror, remove or place items on a high shelf, air bicycle tires, etc. Donations gladly accepted. Call week days between 8 am and 5 pm, (562) 296-5834 or (562) 430-9966 for the month.


Does your walker need new tennis balls? Delivery and installation provided. Please give your name and phone number. Maria Giegerich (562) 596-9983.


The American Cancer Society is the nationwide community based voluntary health organization. Anyone diagnosed with cancer can receive FREE rides to and from their medical appointments. Please call Ruth Harrison, Mutual 14, (562) 598-5104 if in need of a ride.


Keep LW Rolling!

No charge bicycle repair - you pay for parts only. If I can’t fix it, I will take it to a local bike shop of your choice for free. Rich (562) 537-1185.

Home Care & Personal Assistants

Readers are urged to ask advertisers for references; call those references; and to verify advertisers’ business license numbers by calling Seal Beach City Hall, 431-2527.


NANCY’S LW Personal Assistants provides in-home care with screened, bonded, and insured employees from a highly rated nationwide agency at special discounted rates for LW residents. Call (562) 596-2019. Seal Beach Business License #GRU0001.


CHRISTIAN HOME HEALTH Services. Experienced, knowledgeable caregivers, honest, assertive, fluent English. Hourly/full-time, doctor’s appointments, errands. Bernadine (562) 310-0280. Seal Beach Business License #BCS0002. Bonded/insured.


Bright Watch Caregivers

Exceptional affordable home care. Bonded. (714) 841 (CARE) -2273.

Seal Beach Business License #BRC0002.


Experienced caregiver will care for male, female. Can work hourly, full time, shop, Dr. appointments, laundry, clean and all other needs. (562) 370-4544. Seal Beach Business License #MAG0006.


Experienced caregiver, dependable, hardworking, honest, male, female, will work hourly or live in. Doctors appointments, marketing, light housekeeping. Call Heidi (562) 277-3650 cell/(562) 531-4423. Seal Beach Business License #HYC0001.


Marlene’s Personal Services: Need a companion? Need a ride? Help with errands? Doctor, airport, shopping, meals, movies, etc. Call me (562) 596-0775. Seal Beach Business License #MEH0001.


Senior Care

Experienced caregivers. Cooking, cleaning, medications, companions, doctor’s. Experience with dementia. Gloria (562) 621-5185. Seal Beach Business License RAZO002.

Need Caring Caregiver?

Meal preparation, baths, shopping, laundry, doctors. Pierre’s Caring Heart (714) 337-6152. Seal Beach Business License RAZ0002.


Danny’s Services; Driving, errands, cleaning, companion. (562) 253-3312; email: Seal Beach Business License SAL0006.


(562) 230-4648

All types and levels of patient care. Meals, appointments, bathing, medications, shopping, laundry, physical therapy assistance, etc. 15 years in LW. Seal Beach Business license #CAM0002 (562) 230-4648.

House Cleaning

Patricia Housecleaning - weekly, biweekly or monthly, excellent references in LW. Call (562) 397-4659. Seal Beach Business License #LUC0001.

----------------------------------------TONY DO’S MAINTENANCE

LW resident. Window washing, carpet cleaning, general house cleaning, vacancies (complete cleaning for resale) Reasonable prices. Excellent work. Call Tony Do (714) 534-1824, evenings. Seal Beach Business License #TON0002.


Cathy’s House & Carpet Cleaning.

References. (714) 292-4913. Seal Beach Business License #GAR0005.


Chen’s general house cleaning, $30 per visit. LW resident. (562) 493-3489. Seal Beach Business License #CHC0003.


Magaly’s Cleaning Service. We make your home sparkle! 7 days - call anytime! Complete cleaning. Discount for regular customers. Seal Beach Business License S&M0001 (562) 505-1613.

------------------------------------------ GRACIAN HOUSECLEANING

General housecleaning. Excellent references. We do windows! (562) 307-3861. Seal Beach Business License #Grac0006.

Moving & Storage


Your moving service, any size job. (310) 387-2618. Calif Carrier #0263644.


J&D Haul away and cleanup service. No job too small, fast reliable, great prices. Seal Beach Business License #BRA0002. (562) 841-3787.

Piano Lessons

Have opening. Piano lessons in your home. Many years experience. LW resident. (714) 616-3198.

Notary Services

Notary, Edith Hampton, here in L.W. (562) 626-8157.


Need a Ride?

Irene handles all transportation needs. (562) 431-3679. Seal Beach Business License #NEE0001.





Boat, motorcycle, truck - running or not. We are local - call anytime! We pay cash and remove promptly! We do DMV and Release of liability for you! Bonded/Licensed since 1985! Call us so we can come out and give you a quote.

Local call: (562) 684-0901

Electric Cars/Scooters/Mobile Chairs

For Sale

Electric Golf Cars, Sales, Parts, Service (714) 292-9124.


Sunrunner 4-wheel scooter. New front tire; checked out by mechanic. Includes 2 extra batteries, still in box. (562) 477-1232 after 9:30 a.m.


Golf cart - Ford Think Neighborhood Electric Vehicle. Includes factory enclosure, $3995. (562) 799-8345.


Companion Plot, Forrest Lawn Cypress “Garden of Protection”, Best Location, $8,000. (includes transfer fees) Cell # (562)400-4988 (562) 598-4695


Carport Sale

• In accordance with GRF Policy and Mutual Regulations, no non-resident shopper will be allowed through the Main Gate without having been appropriately authorized as a guest by the estate sale holder.

• All advertising offering to purchase entire households of goods and furniture (estates) or offering to conduct estate or patio sales for the owner or heir(s), and all advertising announcing such sales, shall contain the name, address and telephone number of the person or business soliciting such purchases or conducting such sales. All advertising for estate or patio sales conducted by the owner or heir(s) shall contain the words “by owner” or “by heir(s).”



Leisure World Community Church

Thursday, May 1, 8:00 2:00 p.m. Friday, May 2, 8:00 a.m. to 12 noon. Thousands of items; jewelry, clothes for the family, shoes, linens, china, housewares, electronics, furniture and miscellaneous. Come early for a good selection. Also a fabulous bake sale and a sidewalk café.


Estate sale - 1351 Oakmont Rd., Mutual 7, #148 - F. Thursday May 1st & Friday, May 2nd from 9am - 2pm. Beautiful furnishings including contemporary bedroom set, antique server, dining set and hutch, glide chair and ottoman, accent tables, mirrors, lamps, collectible glass and artwork. Lots of costume jewelry, nice ladies tops (L-XL), beautiful men’s ties, fabulous queen & twin comforters. Men’s beach cruiser, new walkers, porch glider, patio storage cabinet, and lots of other treasures. Remember to BYOBag! Estate sale by Docia Drake, (714)514-8232, P O Box 427, Seal Beach business license ESD0001


Estate sale - 1600 Northwood Rd, # 275-C, Mutual - 11. Thursday May 1st and Friday May 2nd, 9am - 2pm

Sleeper sofa, new full bed, dressers, knickknacks, WWII photo books, vintage toys. Glinda Davis, (714) 943-1818, 13010 Nassau Dr, Seal Beach, CA 90740. Seal Beach Business Licnese GDD0001. Pictures on Craigs list or

Miscellaneous for Sale

Baby grand piano (Antique yellow) $500. Flat screen TV - 31” (Element brand) DVD player & antenna included $200. Patio bench (IKEA) $30. Day bed (opens to twin) matresses included, almost new. $300. (310) 529-1418


Fold up bicycle “Dahon” was $495.00 now $175.00. Mr. Hank at Leisure Living Resales. (562) 493-6601

Real Estate

Non LW Real Estate

2 bedroom/2bath in senior community in Santa Cruz, CA. Lovely home and yard. (831) 475-1219.


Silent Valley RV Resort membership for free. A beautiful private resort.


Leisure World Apartments

Want to Buy

$65,000 CASH! AVAILABLE FOR IMMEDIATE PURCHASE OF A UNIT IN LW! I am looking for a home for myself. Please call (310) 971-8776.

Leisure World Apartments

For Sale

13371 Danbury Lane, #136-E, Mutual 6. Basic two bedroom, 1 bath, fresh paint, cut down shower, skylights. Screened in patio. Reduced $168,500. Agent. (562) 619-7057.


Call: “Broker Bill” for all information on apartments for sale and tours of our community (562)439-3028