Long Beach News and Events
Randy Totorp selected as new athletic director at LBCC.
Randy Totorp, a former Long Beach City College head coach who led the men’s volleyball team to three state championships, has been selected as the College’s new athletic director, LBCC President Eloy Ortiz Oakley announced.
9th District Councilmember Rex Richardson
Councilmember Rex Richardson invites all to participate in a Community Workshop for the Houghton Park Master Plan. This is the second in a series of workshops held for community members and stakeholders to give feedback on the park’s master plan.
The community is invited to access health and nutrition information, sample healthy recipes, tour the Peace Garden, and participate in lots of fun activities during the free 3rd Healthy Active Long Beach Annual Fruit and Veggie Party on Saturday, August 29, from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm at Martin Luther King Jr., Park, 1133 Rhea Street, Long Beach.
Louis Gutierrez, Port’s new Managing Director of Human Resources and Team Development
The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners on Monday selected veteran human resources executive Louis Gutierrez as the Port’s Managing Director of Human Resources and Team Development.
To better serve the community and promote the world’s greenest port, the Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners voted Monday to update the Harbor Department’s sponsorship policy, bringing greater transparency and accessibility to the program.
Chittick Field scoreboard is installed. Photo courtesy of Long Beach Public Works.
Mayor Robert Garcia, Councilmember Dee Andrews and the Departments of Parks, Recreation & Marine and Public Works invite the public to a dedication ceremony for the new Chittick Field scoreboard on Saturday, August 29, at 9:00 am.
Christopher Garner will be the new General Manager of the Long Beach Water Department.
The Long Beach Board of Water Commissioners announce Christopher Garner, the City’s Director of Gas and Oil, as the new General Manager of the Long Beach Water Department, effective September 14th.
The Arts Council for Long Beach is pleased to request nominations for our 2015 Arts Awards. These non-monetary awards are bestowed in recognition of excellence and community contribution. Long Beach community members are invited to submit nominations by completing a nomination form.
L to R (Top Row) – James P. Folsom, Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo, Laura Pulido L to R (Bottom Row) -Karen Quintiliani and Claudia Jurmain
“When I think of home I think of the garden,” wrote Frederick Bixby Jr. to his mother Florence at Rancho Los Alamitos in 1928.
The Richard and Karen Carpenter Performing Arts Center’s free Arts for Life series “Shakespeare Aloud” will resume inside a new home when it returns for the 2015-16 season on Sept. 26. The University Art Museum will host the popular series inside its newly renovated Permanent Collection Gallery.