Long Beach News and Events
Mark your calendars and throw on your “glad rags” as we travel back to the 1920s – enjoy a delicious dinner and libations – help solve “Murder, Mayhem & Moonshine” while watching some of your favorite “characters” horse around on stage.
The community is encouraged to try out a temporary, separated bike lane and share their thoughts for promoting “Bikeability,” as part of the Long Beach Bicycle Master Plan (Bike Plan) update efforts. The interactive demonstration will be featured at First Fridays in Bixby Knolls, on July 1, 2016, from 6:30 to 9:30 pm, on Atlantic Avenue between Bixby Road and San Antonio Drive.
Officer Mike Parcells and “Credo”
On Tuesday, June 28, 2016, a Long Beach Police Service Dog was shot during a SWAT call-out involving a barricaded suspect, wanted in connection with an assault with a deadly weapon investigation, and later died.
The Fourth of July can be a frightening time for animals, with the loud sounds of firecrackers and fireworks often sending pets scurrying out of the house or yard in search of security or shelter. Taking special care of pets during the Fourth of July is responsible pet ownership, just like licensing and keeping identification tags on pets, and making sure they are spayed or neutered.
On Tuesday, June 28, 2016, around 9 a.m., members of the United States Marshals Fugitive Task Force requested Long Beach Police assistance when a suspect fled to the 2800 block of East 15thStreet. During the course of the incident an officer involved shooting occurred.
Vice Mayor Suja Lowenthal
Please join Vice Mayor Lowenthal for her final State of the Second District before she terms out of office after 10 years of council service. This event, including parking, is free to the public and includes a reception with light snacks, a food truck, entertainment by a local favorite band, Hedgehog Swing, and a report from the vice mayor on the state of the district.
Allison Aoun _SMITTY, Monica Beld _ROSEMARY, Steven Alcantar _FINCH, Mallory Kerwin _HEDY LaRUE
Climbing the corporate ladder has always been easy for some and difficult for others. In 1961, How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying explained the secrets off success included luck, charm, connections and a willingness to use those things to personal advantage.
Long Beach Police have arrested three adults in connection with the murder of 16-year-old Geron Lacy of Long Beach.
On May 3, 2016, at approximately 6:50 p.m., officers were dispatched to a shooting in the 3300 block of E.
If there were any dusty sailors, following Saturday night’s Mount Gay Rum party at Long Beach Yacht Club, it wasn’t evident in the level of racing on the final day of Ullman Sails Long Beach Race Week (LBRW).
Competitors greeted the day head-on, with tight racing in 14 classes on three windward-leeward and random leg courses.
The Long Beach Fire and Police Departments remind all residents and visitors that all fireworks, even the so-called “Safe and Sane” variety remain illegal in the City of Long Beach.