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Long Beach, California is located in Los Angeles County. Zip codes in Long Beach, CA include 90899, 90806, and 90803. The median home price in Long Beach is $425,000 which is roughly $362/per square foot. More Long Beach information.

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3 hrs ago | The Daily Breeze

Womana s fall from Queen Mary into Long Beach Harbor ruled an accident

LONG BEACH >> A woman who fell into Long Beach Harbor from a deck on the Queen Mary Saturday night was found to have fallen by accident, authorities said on Monday. Investigators found that the woman climbed over a railing and slipped as she tried to climb back over, said Nancy Pratt, a Long Beach police spokeswoman.

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3 hrs ago | Press-Telegram

Films honored at Qfilm fest in Long Beach

Roughly 1,300 people attended the Long Beach Qfilm Festival last weekend the Art Theater and the LGBTQ Center, and several honors were handed out to various films.

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6 hrs ago | Press-Telegram

Edison working to restore outages across Long Beach as temperatures soar

LONG BEACH >> The Long Beach area has experienced a number of heat-related power outages with near-record temperatures hitting the region this week. Almost 200 homes were impacted by seven outages Monday morning, according to an outage map on Southern California Edison's website.

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6 hrs ago | Press-Telegram

5 places to eat and drink on Broadway in Long Beach

Even in a city rich with vibrant neighborhoods and clusters of restaurants and bars, Long Beach's Broadway corridor still stands out. The roughly 3-mile stretch of road between Alamitos and Belmont avenues has a tight-knit scene filled with spots that offer great deals and are supported by the many locals who are regulars at various places.

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8 hrs ago | LA Weekly

Alta Cocina Dinners Bring Baja Chef's Cuisine to Long Beach

You know you're a child of the '80s if you're more familiar with Alan Thicke's songs than his son Robin's. Among the many TV shows he composed for, the elder Thicke wrote the theme track to The Facts of Life, NBC's 1979-88 sitcom about four private-school girls in upstate New York.

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9 hrs ago | Redlands Daily Facts

a Run for Lovea Yoga & 5K to help fund scholarships for at-risk athletes

When participants start getting ready for an upcoming 5K run organized by a former top athlete, they'll be in a state of peaceful meditation with their thoughts centered and their bodies at ease. The inaugural “Run for Love” Yoga & 5K is set to kick off Sept.

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10 hrs ago | Press-Telegram

Victim of El Dorado Park hit and run was 20-year-old Long Beach man

LONG BEACH >> A pedestrian killed in a hit-and-run crash near El Dorado Park in Long Beach has been identified. Daniel D. Gomez, a 20-year-old Long Beach man, was declared dead at a hospital following the collision at 12:11 a.m. on Saturday, said Ed Winter, Los Angeles County Coroner's Office Assistant Chief.

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14 hrs ago | LA Daily News

Breakwater must be repaired quickly to safeguard ports: Janice Hahn and Alan Lowenthal

Since it was built in the 1940s, the three-section federal breakwater stretching from San Pedro to Long Beach Harbor has protected the ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles, as well as the Long Beach coastline, from storms and the destructive waves they can generate. Several weeks ago, a storm surge caused by Hurricane Marie inflicted a great deal of damage along the Southern California coast.

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18 hrs ago | The Wave

Visual art: Institutions focus on individual artists

Museums and art institutions across Southern California are focusing on individual artists, presenting surveys and retrospectives on well-known masters like Peter Paul Rubens and J.M.W. Turner, and under-recognized artists such as Jim Hodges and Pierre Huyghe. Andy Warhol will be at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles; Larry Sultan will be at the L.A. County Museum of Art; sculptor Elizabeth Turk and environmental artist Lita Albuquerque will be at Laguna Art Museum; and Cuban artist Esterio Segura will be at the Museum of Latin American Art in Long Beach.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

Marine News

Two Long Beach Port Funded Projects Opened

In a festive ceremony, two Port of Long Beach grant-funded environmental projects had their grand openings yesterday, at the Century Villages of Cabrillo homeless rehabilitation complex in West Long Beach. Century Villages at Cabrillo was awarded grants under the Port's Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Grant Program.

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Whittier Daily News

a Dangerously hot weathera in Southland shows no signs of easing

Temperatures skyrocketed again Sunday as the Southern California heat wave continued to intensify, and as cooling centers were opened for people without air conditioning. By 11 a.m., it was already 103 degrees at the Saugus weather station in Santa Clarita, one of several interior foothill and valley automated weather stations where the heat index was expected to hit 110.

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Press-Telegram

Heartwell Park named for Long Beach pioneer Col. Charles Heartwell

Charles Heartwell was a pioneer and driving force in the city's early days, devising the plan to acquire land that would become East Long Beach. Outside city politics, Heartwell also was in the driver's seat.

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Hanjin Long Beach

Flickr member Kyle Mortara has taken a great image of a large container ship in what looks like Long Beach, California harbor with his Sony RX100. Hanjin Shipping is Korea's largest containerized shipping company.

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Press-Telegram

Woman rescued after jumping off Queen Mary in Long Beach

LONG BEACH >> A woman jumped off of the deck of the Queen Mary and into the water next to the historic Long Beach luxury liner and was pulled out and transported to a hospital by firefighters, a spokesman said today. The incident occurred just before midnight this morning at the historic Queen Mary permanently moored in the Long Beach Harbor, said Long Beach Fire Department spokesman Jake Heflin.

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The Wave

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Disney Live! Mickey's Music Festival: Performing at the Terrace Theatre in Long Beach, Mickey Mouse and friends will rock the world with familiar characters from "The Little Mermaid," "Aladdin" and "Toy Story" in their new touring show "Disney Live! Mickey's Music Festival." Performances are at 1 and 4 p.m. Buy tickets by calling 562-436-3661.

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The Daily Breeze

San Pedro to weigh utility box mural designs for new street art project

Jose Siminig works on a mural on the side of a trafic signal control box at the corner of Santa Fe Ave. and Pacific Coast Highway in Long Beach, Calif. on July 30, 2009.

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Press-Telegram

Volunteers remove post-storm debris from shore in Long Beach

LONG BEACH >> A week before the big annual California Coastal Cleanup Day, a group of dedicated and passionate Long Beach residents took to the beach to pick up trash, plastic and other debris just like they have been doing every month for the last four years. “In the last four years we have collected nearly 11,000 pounds of trash,” said Tim Schullberg, one of the organizers of Long Beach Clean Up which takes place the second Saturday of every month.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Press-Telegram

Learning to fall and depend on the kindness of strangers

You want a trust fall? I spent the week leading up to the 2015 Leadership Long Beach retreat rolling my eyes at the memory of this exercise from sixth-grade summer camp and, for fun, conducting trial runs on our new intern. A member of the 26th LLB class to head to the mountains for the annual trip that kicks off the 10-month program, I was ready for serious team work.

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St. Cloud Times

PBS' - Shelter Me' puts at-risk pets in limelight

PBS' 'Shelter Me' puts at-risk pets in limelight Millions of dogs and cats face euthanasia, driving one filmmaker to turn his camera into a lifesaver Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/life/2014/09/13/pbs-shelter-puts-risk-pets-limelight/15591713/ A group of dogs play for the first time together in a yard at a shelter in Philadelphia. Instead of isolating the dogs in kennels, the goal of this new program is for every dog to play in groups every day.

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Press-Telegram

Norwalk sandwich shop worker attacked after interrupting car burglary

NORWALK >> A Long Beach man attacked a sandwich shop employee after she caught him stealing items from her car Saturday morning, officials said. Deputies arrested Jose Antonio Garcia, 19, on suspicion of robbery and drug possession following the incident, which was reported shortly after 7 a.m. in a parking lot in the 12300 block of Imperial Highway, just east of Norwalk Boulevard, Los Angeles County sheriff's Lt.

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Excessive Heat Warning for Los Angeles County was issued at September 15 at 7:14PM PDT

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