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A flag is placed on the wall of names during the 15th annual "Never to be Forgotten" ceremony at the California Vietnam Veterans Memorial on May 25, 2014 in Sacramento.
Bishop Gene Townsley, left, and Percy Polk from Heavenly Hope load eggs, canned good and other food into two trucks at the Food Bank in Long Beach, CA on Thursday, July 17, 2014.
LONG BEACH >> New 7th District Councilman Roberto Uranga will forgo the salary of his office until state law is clarified on whether he can concurrently collect his pension as a retired city employee.
More and more California cities are looking to bring protected bike lanes to their streets, and a growing body of research showing the benefits they provide are giving city leaders a stronger case in the face of opposition to change.
The groups representing West Coast longshore workers and their employers are taking a couple of breaks from negotiations in the next two weeks.
Come October, fans of horrific attractions in and around the Long Beach, CA, area will be in for a treat as Queen Mary's Dark Harbor returns to scare the bejesus out of you... and there are some new surprises as well.
LONG BEACH >> Houghton Park was a hive of activity on a recent Wednesday afternoon, with families gathering for picnics, children buzzing on the playground and neighborhood groups meeting in its community center.
New Zealander Tara Remington, left, and American Angela Madsen at the finish of their epic 4000km row across the Pacific Ocean from long Beach California to Waikiki, Hawaii.
In 2008, California voters narrowly approved Proposition 1A, giving $9.95 billion in bond funds as seed money for a statewide network of bullet trains.
As much as it pains me to interrupt my non-stop tanning and surfing, it becomes necessary to take a moment to respond to a budding movement that would accomplish the previously unthinkable: break California up into six states.
Protesters wave to motorists on the Wardlow Road overpass of the 605 Freeway in Long Beach on Saturday.
Aptos High School senior cheerleading captains Maya Wilson, Retly-Mei Reyes, Kelly Murphy and Sarah Ramirez work on their technique as they continue to raise funds toward the goal of cheering in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City.
Boaters paddle through the Grand Canal, which is turning into a mudflat because of accumulated sediment.
The Found Theatre of Long Beach will host the debut of a new play written, directed and performed in by Long Beach artists Maggie Boles and Katie Faris: "Consider the Match."
To tame flooding in the 1930s, the Army Corps of Engineers encased three-quarters of the river in a concrete ditch.
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