Blankets offer comfort to kids

LONG BEACH - The Women's Shelter of Long Beach has teamed up with Bronco & Mare, a boutique shop, to provide soft, hand-made blankets to child victims of domestic violence.The cuddly blankets are given to children staying at shelters and outreach centers in the Long Beach area. A donation of $20 ensures one blanket for a child. Donations can be made online at To purchase an actual blanket, go online to

********** Published: August 12, 2010 - Volume 9 - Issue 17