Long Beach News and Events


Community Hospital Long Beach Employees Foundation Committee Presents the 9th Annual Murder Mystery Dinner and Play

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.

Grab Your Bike And Try Out The Separated Bike Lanes at First Fridays

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"

LBPD Says Good-bye to K-9 Credo, Fallen Police Service Dog

  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.
Animal Care will provide 200 vouchers so pet owners can spay or neuter their pets in May.

Long Beach Animal Care Services Offers Pet Owner Tips for the July 4th Holiday

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.

Police K9 Credo and Suspect Killed During Standoff

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

Public Invited to Vice Mayor Lowenthal’s FINAL State of the Second District

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

Long Beach Playhouse Presents How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying

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 Crime

Three Suspects Arrested and Charged in Murder of 16-Year-Old

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.

Good Conditions, Great Times At Conclusion Of Long Beach Race Week

  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.

Long Beach Police and Fire Departments Remind Residents All Fireworks are Illegal in Long Beach

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.

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