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(Left to right) LBCC Superintendent-President Eloy Ortiz Oakley, past Board of Trustee President Jeff Kellogg and newly elected Trustee President Otto.

New Leadership at LBCC Board of Trustees; Doug Otto and Irma Archuleta Elected to Top Positions

(Left to right) LBCC Superintendent-President Eloy Ortiz Oakley, past Board of Trustee President Jeff Kellogg and newly elected Trustee President Otto. The Long Beach Community College District Board of Trustees elected Doug Otto as its new Board President and Irma Archuleta as Vice President.
Leah, 8, experienced her first flight with a pilot (left) and her uncle (right).

Pediatric Rehabilitation Patients Have Opportunity to Fly Airplanes

Brennan, 18, and his grandfather begin to board the Cheyenne as Noah, 8, and his father wait to board. Patients from the pediatric rehabilitation program at Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach received the experience of a lifetime, when they got the chance to climb in and fly airplanes over the Long Beach Marina.
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City Health Officer Reminds Residents to Take Precautions In The Heat

Long Beach Health Officer, Dr. Mitchell Kushner, is advising residents to take precautions against the heat this week, particularly on Thursday, July 30, and Friday, July 31, with temperatures forecasted in the low to mid-90s in parts of Long Beach.
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Airline Pays $54,000 For Airport Noise Violations

Kalitta Charters, LLC, a Michigan-based charter airline company, has paid $54,000 as part of a plea agreement with the Long Beach City Prosecutor’s Office for operations that violated the City’s airport noise ordinance, it was announced today.
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Herbalists Without Borders to host Garage Sale Fundraiser August 8

Herbalists Without Borders Southern California Chapter, a new group dedicated to providing access to affordable natural and botanical health and wellness, is hosting a community fundraiser in Long Beach on August 8.
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ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball Returns to Long Beach August 18-23

Three-time Olympic gold medalist, Kerri Walsh Jennings goes up for a block at the 2014 ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball (PRNewsFoto/ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball) The ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball (AWSOBV) is set to make its highly-anticipated return to Long Beach, California, this August 18-23, with more than 128 of the world’s top beach volleyball players competing in the final qualifying event held in the U.S.
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Long Beach Breastfeeds to Host 3rd Annual Latch & Link: Breastfeeding Resource Fair Saturday

Long Beach Breastfeeds, in partnership with the City of Long Beach Department of Health & Human Services, Dignity Health St. Mary Medical Center, and Miller Children’s and Women’s Hospital Long Beach are pleased to announce the 3rd Annual Latch & Link: Breastfeeding Resource Fair.
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Photo Exhibit Presents Historical Story of Port of Long Beach

The amazing true story of the Port of Long Beach will come to life in Port Town: A Historical Photo Exhibit, which starts a three-month run at the Historical Society of Long Beach, 4260 Atlantic Ave., with a Bixby Knolls First Fridays event on Friday, Aug.
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CSULB Receives $4.45 Million Grant For The Research Initiative for Scientific Enhancement Program

California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) has announced it has received a $4.45 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to fund the next five years (2015-20) of its Research Initiative for Scientific Enhancement (RISE) Program.
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Long Beach Playhouse Holding Open Call Auditions For Hot L Baltimore

The Long Beach Playhouse is proud to announce open call auditions for The Hot L Baltimore by Lanford Wilson, directed by Mitchell Nunn. Hot L Baltimore will run from  9/26/2015 – 10/24/2015 on Fridays & Saturdays 8pm, Sundays at 2pm.

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