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1 hr ago | Press-Telegram
New school principals in Long Beach: Top row, L to R: Kimberly Carpenter of Madison Elementary, Hugo Figueroa of Chavez Elementary, Scott Fleming of MacArthur Elementary and Salvador Madrigal, Stephens Middle School.
1 hr ago | Press-Telegram
When we first mentioned a few weeks ago that it might be a good idea to change the name of Peter H. Burnett Elementary School for reasons relating to Burnett's abysmal views of and proposed policies regarding Native Americans, blacks and Asians, we received a couple of notes from readers to the effect of, “Oh, boy, are you going to get some ... (more)
6 hrs ago | Press-Telegram
The Board of Supervisors today renewed a $10,000 reward for information leading to whoever fatally shot a 19-year-old man and wounded two other men in Long Beach last year.
8 hrs ago | Pasadena Star-News
8 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog
Obesity is associated with many health risks, including heart disease and diabetes, but University of Illinois researchers have found a possible way to mitigate one often-overlooked risk: not buckling up in the car.
13 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire
WNC, a national investor in real estate and community development initiatives, announced today the completion of Ramona Park Senior Apartments, a 61-unit affordable senior housing community in Long Beach, Calif.
19 hrs ago | World News Report
LONG BEACH, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES, September 1, 2014 / EINPresswire.com / -- Have you noticed how wars don't end anymore? Soldiers come home when their tour of duty is over, but there's no World War II-style national bash with the entire country coming together for parades and celebrations, no iconic photographs of sailors kissing pretty girls ... (more)
LONG BEACH >> The YMCA is looking for volunteers willing to be on the front lines of helping victims of sexual assault.
Marian Duthie, left, and Delores Thimlar, right, both volunteers with the Assistance League of Long Beach measure Ariana Whatley and other incoming 6th graders for school uniforms in Long Beach, CA on Tuesday, August 26, 2014.
Four Metro stations along the Blue Line through Long Beach will close for renovations this month as part of a massive renovation.
LONG BEACH >> Change could once again be in store for the historic three-story lifeguard headquarters at the foot of Junipero Avenue on the beach - this time by the demands of simple progress.
Well, shoot, creeping bureaucracy has sped past the blistering speed of this column, with the Long Beach Unified School District coming up with a recommendation for a new name for Peter H. Burnett School before we had a chance to blather on about it some more.
"I remember being referred to as a boy and it just didn't register," she said. "I'm a girl.
Almost 400 patrons of Musical Theatre West enjoyed the balmy weather and star-strewn sky at the 16th annual Broadway in the Park, held alfresco on Aug. 9 in Park Estates.
What do you think of our suggestions? What are your favorite places for a picnic in Long Beach and the surrounding cities? Send your picks to email@example.com so we can share them with our readers! How can it be the last weekend of summer already? OK, OK, we realize that fall technically doesn't begin until Sept.
Brian Hickey grills lamb chops to go along with the souvlaki, spanakopitas, diples and baklava at the Long Beach Greek Festival.
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