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• 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
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• 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.
Reasonable lawyer wanted to review living trust documents. (562) 338-5088.

”Senior Cat Needs Good Home”
White siamese Mix. Wants to sit on
lap and snuggle all day. Will pay $200 towards items needed to care for Her. Please Call (949)466-4933

Lost & Found

Single housekey on beige ribbon on sidewalk at Mutual 5, Building 119. Claim at Lost & Found.
Found - Multi-tool “army knife” Looks like a long time friend. Call John Mount (775 240-0240

Home Improvement


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 & shelfs 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.


Call Ray! Time to replace foam cushions! Homes, boats. Call Ray!
REUPHOLSTER WANTS WORK.Divans from $229, Chairs $119, discount fabrics. Free estimates. Bill (714) 228-9153.

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

Part-Time Crossing Guards wanted, brisk walking required, mornings & afternoons. Los Alamitos Police Department (562) 431-2255; $8.50/hr to start.

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. Cell (562) 206-3518 Home# (562)430-1431

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
”Hairdresser” Sandy, Exceptionally good prices, very friendly. Lic# KK265498. (562)230-6169
$99 Special! Eyebrows!
License Esthetician # Z103890
Worked with Medical Dr since 2000.
(904) 716-9933 or (562)810-6454


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
Lessons on all tablets, phones and Computers. Virus removal. Wireless Setup. John LW Resident. (562) 733-9193. #CA510324.

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) 596-1741 or (562) 598-9280 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.
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.
Need help with stuff within? Call LAURALYN to begin. Organizing, recycling, disposing of things is what I do. So, give me a call to set a date with you! Your Clutter Tech, (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, 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. RAZ0002.

LW resident caregiver, health and nutrition background, cooking, cleaning, laundry, errands, doctors, all other needs. References. Debbie (562) 596-4889. Seal Beach Business License #DLS0001.
(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
Danny’s Services; (562) 253-3312; Driving, errands, appointments, car cleaning, home theater help, extras. Seal Beach Business License SAL0006.
LIFE CARE SERVICES INC. We provide in home care. Live in or hourly. Office - 10911 Cherry St, Suite 201, Los Alamitos, CA 90720 (562)431-8700 or (949)338-6884. Caregivers screened, bonded and insured. Seal Beach Business license LIF0005.
Caregiver’s services, highly experienced, honest and reliable work. Hourly, live-in nights/weekends. Call Nellie (562)397-5780 or (562)810-5858. Seal Beach Business License # MALIC.
Hello - My name is Rita Chance. I am a local resident and retired nurse with more than 20 years of direct patient care experience. Call me today to discuss your case. I offer in home evaluation at no charge. References available upon request. (714) 658-7454, Seal Beach Business License #CHA0006.
Carmen Cares!
Compassionate and sensitive non-medical experienced caregiver. Personal care, light housekeeping, laundry, run errands, transportation, cooking. Hourly. (562) 287-9349, 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. Seal Beach Business License #CAR0011.
AMERICAN SENIOR CARE We provide in home care services. Live in or hourly. (714) 261-1516. Seal Beach Business License AMC0010.

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.
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.
Phil cleans windows, walls, move-in, move-out, etc. 30 years experience. Seal Beach Business License #ABL0001. (562) 438-1492.

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.

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

For Sale

1996 Volvo 850 GLT. One owner. Red with black leather seats, $3000. (215) 872-0084.
1966 Ford Galaxy 2-door hardtop. 75,000 original miles. 352 V-8, auto. Very nice classic in great condition. A true thumbs up head turner. Leisure World resident. $13,750 or best offer.(310) 213-3744
1983 Mercedes Benz 380SL. Hard and Soft Top. Must drive to appreciate. 50,000 original miles. View service records. Leisure World resident. $9,700 or best offer. (310)213-3744.
BOAT - 1990, 26” BAYLINER,
2655 Cierra. Meticulously maintained. Re-powered in late 1999 and has very low hours. Big Bravo 2 outdrive, 2006 Trail-rite galvanized trailer, Hydro-Moist, dingy w/outboard $19,500 (562)310-1668

Electric Cars/Scooters/ Mobile Chairs For Sale

Electric Golf Cars, Sales, Parts, Service (714) 292-9124.
Golden 3-wheel scooter. Nearly new. Disassembles in 4 pieces to easily fit in an auto trunk. $350. (562) 342-9908.
Invacare - Pronto M - 41 Power chair with basket. Used in great shape. Mother is in assisted care now. Cheap, best offer. (714) 318-0736

Estate/Moving/Patio/Carport Sale

• In accordance with GRF Policy and Mutual Regulations, n o 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).”
Estate Sale - 13200 St Andrews, #252- F, Thursday & Friday, June 12th & 13th, 9am - 2pm. Sofa, recliners, rocking chair, desk, kitchen table, microwave, bedroom set, ladies clothing. Glinda davis, (714) 943- 1818, 13010 Nassau Drive, Seal Beach, CA 90740. Seal Beach Business License GDD0001. Pictures on Craigs List or
Patio Sale - 13321 N Fairfield Ln, M - 8, #182-D, Thursday, June 12th, 9am - 2pm. Lladros, dishes, glasses, towels, clothes, backpacks, tennis rackets, pictures. Big Patio Sale, etc., etc., Too many things. By owner.
Estate Sale - 560 Old Ranch Rd (Lampson/Basswood) Thursday, Friday & Saturday, June 12th, 13th & 14th, 8am - 2pm. Full House - Rattan furniture, Full master bedroom suite, Lucite chest, Waterford, Art work, collectables, jewelry, washer & dryer, fabulous birdcage, cast metal out door sets and large variety of potted plants.
Estate Sale - 1850 Sunningdale Rd, 27-A, Mutual 14. Thursday & Friday, June 12 & 13th, 9am - 3pm. Furniture, women’s clothing & shoes, artwork, costume jewelry, china, knick knacks and much more. By Heirs (714)336-1313

Miscellaneous for Sale

1960’s ERA vintage Gibson 12 string acoustic guitar $1,100 (562) 212-8308.
Nice burgundy colored lift chair for sale, call Bev (562) 331-1877.
Lazy-Boy Sleeper sofa Blue/Brown $25. (562)598-6510
chairs(2), Beige colors nice condition $175. or best offer. (562)754-6111
Queen bedroon set with dresser, mirror, 2 chests and 2 lamps. Two swivel office chairs. (562) 598-1749
Chi machine $200. good for circulation, pictures on Craigs list, microfridge $75. Call (562)225-7329
Super Angel 5500 juicer, good for Gerson therapy $850. Call 562 225-7329.

Non-LW Real Estate

Room with Bathroom for rent across from Cerritos Mall. Text/call Nancy (562) 215-9777.

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.