Long Beach News and Events


CSULB Leaders to Speak at Two Local Churches for CSU’s Super Sunday

California State University, Long Beach’s (CSULB) President Jane Close Conoley and Vice President for Student Affairs Carmen Taylor will participate in the 12th Annual CSU Super Sunday <http://www.calstate.edu/supersunday/> on Feb.

Neil Simon’s Rumors Opens at Long Beach Playhouse February 25

In a large, tastefully appointed townhouse, the Deputy Mayor of New York has shot himself. Though only a flesh wound, four couples are about to experience a severe farce attack. Despite being his tenth wedding anniversary party, the host lies bleeding in the other room and his wife is nowhere in sight.
Mayor Robert Garcia - Photo from Facebook

Mayor Garcia and Others Rally in Support of Measure H Today

Mayor Robert Garcia – Photo from Facebook Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia joins together with U.S. Vets and local community leaders to rally today Tuesday, February 21 at 10:30am, in support of Measure H, the critical March 7 vote to tackle the growing homelessness challenges in L.A.

Council to Use Measure A Funds to Reinstates Police Academy, Restores Paramedic Rescue 12

The Long Beach City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to restore Paramedic Rescue 12 and to reinstate the Police Academy, using Public Safety funding from Measure A. The restorations will be effective March 1, and will cost $1.5 million for the remainder of the Fiscal Year, and $2.5 million annually starting in Fiscal Year 2018 ($1.1 million for Paramedic Rescue 12; $1.4 million for Police Academy staffing).

City Advises Residents to Prepare For Powerful Storm

A powerful storm system is expected to bring several inches of rain and high winds, beginning Friday morning through Saturday morning.

Go Beach! Beach Streets Heads to East Long Beach and CSULB

East Long Beach will bustle with activity on Saturday, April 29, from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm, for the City’s fourth Beach Streets Open Street event, from Atherton Street up to Spring Street, and will feature thousands of people walking, bicycling and socializing on car-free streets.
Sean Gamette - Photo courtesy of Port of Long Beach.

Sean Gamette Named Managing Director of Engineering Services By Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners

  Sean Gamette – Photo courtesy of Port of Long Beach. The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners on Monday named Port of Long Beach senior executive Sean Gamette as the Managing Director of Engineering Services.
2012 Naples Boardwalk Finish Line

Boys & Girls Club of Long Beach 2017 Beach Walk Fund Raiser

2012 Naples Boardwalk Finish Line On Sunday April 2, the Boys and Girls Club of Long Beach Board Members and Community Members will walk 3 miles to raise money for the Healthy Lifestyle Program. Since 2011, Board Member, Dr.

City Offers Incentives For Preservation of Historic Properties

The City of Long Beach is now accepting applications for the third year of its reinstated Mills Act Property Tax Abatement Program (Mills Act), an economic incentive program for historic properties. The public is invited to attend two important events to learn about how to qualify and apply for tax benefits, while also preserving the City’s designated landmarks.
Crime Scene Tape

Suspects Sought in Murder of 26-Year-Old Man

On February 12, 2017 at approximately 3:30 a.m. Long Beach Police officers were dispatched to a call of gun shots, and a person down in the street, in the 1100 block of 10th Street.

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