Pamela Young Lee Named Associate Director of Rancho Los Alamitos Foundation

Pamela Young Lee new Associate Director for the Rancho Los Alamitos Foundation Pamela Young Lee has been named Associate Director for the Rancho Los Alamitos Foundation by a unanimous and enthusiastic vote of the Board of Trustees effective October 1, 2016.

Renowned Surgeon Dr. Rod White to Lead MemorialCare’s Vascular Surgery Program

Rod White, M.D. One of the world’s preeminent leaders in developing devices to treat vascular disease has been named Medical Director of Vascular Surgery for MemorialCare Heart & Vascular Institute at Long Beach Memorial.

Charges Filed Against Three Home Invasion Robbery Suspects

On Tuesday, November 29, 2016, multiple felony charges were filed against three suspects for their involvement in a home invasion robbery. On Saturday, November 26, 2016, at approximately 3:41 a.m., officers were dispatched to a possible residential burglary in the 200 block of East Del Amo Boulevard.

Long Beach Chorale & Chamber Orchestra Presents “New Joy”; a Celebration for the Holidays

  The Long Beach Chorale and Chamber Orchestra (LBCCO) announces their holiday celebration concert; “New Joy”, a concert of American holiday music, on Saturday, December 17, and Sunday, December 18, at Grace First Presbyterian Church in Long Beach.

HSLB To Present Long Beach Remembers Pearl Harbor Exhibit

For three years the Historical Society of Long Beach has been preparing for an exhibition chronicling the effects of the fateful day when the Japanese Empire attacked the United States Naval Fleet, 75 years ago. The 1941 attack drew the United States into World War II and changed the city, its infrastructure, economy, and its community forever.

City’s Fleet Named One of 2016’s Top 50 Green Fleets

The City of Long Beach Fleet Services Bureau has won another Green Fleet award. The City’s fleet was recently named one of Heavy Duty Trucking magazine’s Top 50 Green Fleets for 2016, for adopting green, sustainable practices, policies and technologies.

Public Invited to Join Mayor Robert Garcia For Tree Lighting Event

Join Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia for the lighting of Long Beach’s tallest holiday tree. The public is invited to this FREE festive event as we kick off the holiday season with holiday cheer, games, and treats for the whole family.

Black Rock Observatory to Visit Long Beach Sierra Club

The Black Rock Observatory is a unique mobile astronomical observatory that brings the wonders of the cosmos to the young and young at heart. With a giant, hand-made telescope and meteorite samples, volunteers with the Black Rock Observatory help to showcase our amazing place in the universe.

Local Elementary School to Be Renamed After Late Sen. Jenny Oropeza Today

Late Sen. Jenny Oropeza In honor of a distinguished 22-year public-service career, the late Sen. Jenny Oropeza of Long Beach will have a local elementary school formally renamed after her today, Monday, Nov. 28 beginning at 10 a.m.

LBPD Provides Safety Tips For The Holiday Season

Long Beach Police Department. Photo by Barbara Holbrook, Everything Long Beach With holiday shopping kicking off this week, the Long Beach Police Department would like to remind everyone to report suspicious activity immediately by calling 9-1-1, and to practice the following safety tips, which may prevent them from becoming a victim:

Detectives Investigate Possible Murder-Suicide

On Monday, November 21, 2016, at approximately 9:55 p.m., officers were dispatched to a possible domestic violence call in the 1000 block of Park Avenue. Arriving officers found a female adult and a male adult with what appeared to be gunshot wounds to the upper torsos.

Elements, CSULB’s Acrobatic Physical Theatre Performance, Ends Nov 19

Elements, written and directed by Ezra LeBank and Rebecca Nakano. Production Photos by Keith Ian Polakoff California State University Long Beach (CSULB) Theatre Arts Department presents the world premiere of Elements, written and directed by Ezra LeBank and Rebecca Nakano.

October Container Volumes Down at the Port of Long Beach

Courtesy of the Port of Long Beach. October container volumes were down 6.2 percent at the Port of Long Beach compared to the same month last year, as the fallout from the Hanjin bankruptcy continues to settle.

$50,000 Grant Awarded to Department of Health For Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Education

The Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services has been awarded a $50,000 grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) to provide bicycle and pedestrian safety workshops to elementary school age children in 2017.

Suspect Arrested in Connection to Two Murders

On Tuesday, Long Beach Police Homicide detectives presented two murder cases involving the same suspect to the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office for filing consideration.

Belmont Heights Hosts Block Party on Small Business Saturday

On Saturday, November 26, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m, over 20 businesses in Long Beach’s East 4th St. shopping district will host the Belmont Heights Shop Local Holiday Block Party. The event coincides with American Express’s Small Business Saturday®, which encourages Americans to shop at local independent businesses across the country, from neighborhood retail stores to restaurants and service businesses.

CSULB Receives $5.8 Million Grant to Support Underrepresented Minority Students Pursuing STEM Degrees

Despite recent significant increases, the number of underrepresented minority (URM) students earning degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) continues to lag. To address this issue, California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) has received its second five-year $5.8 million grant.

City of Long Beach Recognized By White House For Efforts to End Veterans Homelessness

Mayor Robert Garcia today presented on the City of Long Beach’s work to end Veterans Homelessness, at the White House’s Veterans Homelessness Summit, where the City of Long was recognized for its outstanding efforts. Since December 2015, every Veteran who has experienced homelessness in Long Beach is offered a path to permanent housing.

Free Shuttle Bus Service for the Alamitos Bay Marina Starts Nov. 11

Alamitos Bay shuttle service will be available Friday through Sunday from 5 p.m. to midnight. The City of Long Beach is pleased to announce free shuttle bus service for the Alamitos Bay Marina, starting Friday evening, November 11, 2016.

CSULB Theatre Arts Department Presents The Duchess of Malfi

California State University Long Beach (CSULB) Theatre Arts Department presents The Duchess of Malfi by John Webster playing December 2 to December 11 in the Studio Theatre on the campus of CSULB. The Duchess of Malfi, a macabre Jacobean play first performed in 1613, is directed by internationally-renowned Shakespeare teacher and director Rob Clare.

Raspin Stuwart to Perform at Viento Y Agua Saturday

On Saturday November 12, 2016 singer/songwriter Raspin Stuwart will bring his song stylings and always entertaining personality to the stage at Viento Y Agua.

Local Hospitals Teamed to host the 3rd Annual Diabetes Family Festival & Car Show

The event served as the perfect way to kick-off National Diabetes Awareness Month, which runs throughout November. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 29.1 million people in the United States have diabetes.

Ann Marie Gabel to Take Over as Acting Superintendent-President at LBCC

Ann Marie Gabel will take over as acting Superintendent-President at Long Beach City College. Ann-Marie Gabel, Long Beach City College’s Vice President of Administrative Services, will become acting Superintendent-President while a search for a permanent successor to Eloy Ortiz Oakley is underway, the Board of Trustees has decided.

Maestra Mei-Ann Chen Conducts LB Symphony With Pianist Joyce Yang

Maestra Mei-Ann Chen and Pianist Joyce Yang On Saturday, November 19 at 8:00 p.m., Long Beach Symphony welcomes dynamic guest conductor Mei-Ann Chen to the podium of the Terrace Theater in the Long Beach Performing Arts Center (300 E.

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