Long Beach News and Events
The Sr. Mary Sabina Sullivan Women’s Health Center and the Vincent Esposito Imaging Center at St. Mary Medical Center has been awarded accreditation in mammography as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology (ACR).
The 13th-annual National Elementary School Spelling Bee is at 2 p.m., and the 9th-annual National Adult Spelling Bee is at 4:30 p.m. this Sun., Mar. 9 in the concert hall at Bay Shore Church, 5100 E. The Toledo, Long Beach, 90803.
Candidates for Long Beach City Council, District 1 will be participating in an information forum on March 6, sponsored by the Long Beach Central Project Area Council, Inc. (LB CPAC). It will begin at 6:30pm at Stevenson Elementary School.
On February 27, 2014, Long Beach Homicide Detectives arrested 28-year-old Darnell Clarke of Long Beach for the murder of Alfred Henderson and attempted murder of his female companion.
In the early morning hours of April 22, 2007, Alfred Henderson and his female companion were gunned down while talking in front of a relative’s house, in the 2000 block of Lime Avenue.
The Aquarium of the Pacific is Accepting Artists Submissions For The Urban Ocean Festival Art Exhibition
The Arts Council for Long Beach is thrilled to announce the upcoming Urban Ocean Festival Art Exhibition, presented by the Aquarium of the Pacific! Join the Aquarium and show off your artwork in the juried Urban Ocean Festival.
Ocean tidal flow has improved at Huntington Beach seashore wetlands thanks to several restoration projects in recent years, but just how much those efforts are benefiting sea life is one focus of California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) marine biologists.
The Downtown Long Beach Associates (DLBA) is kicking off the 2014 Taste of Downtown series on March 12-13 from 6-10 p.m. in the East Village Arts District. The event will take place on 1st Street between Linden and Elm Avenues and feature sample sized portions of signature dishes from 17 Downtown restaurants along with live music performed by The Bordertown Saints.
Governor Jerry Brown threw his support behind Bonnie Lowenthal for Mayor of Long Beach.
“Bonnie Lowenthal has the experience, the vision, and the independence to be a great Mayor,” said Governor Jerry Brown.
The Presbyterian Women of Covenant Presbyterian Church in the city of Long Beach will present their Spring Gathering, called the Flower, Arts and Crafts Luncheon, on Saturday, April 5, from 11am to 2pm. This wonderful event will feature the dynamic speaker, Naomi Rodriguez, Women’s Ministry Director at Cottonwood Church in Cypress, CA.
Hearing Loss Association of America Presents “Cochlear Implant Panel: What you Need to Know about Cochlear Implants”
Four members of Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) who use a cochlear implant to hear will discuss their experience of wearing a cochlear implant at the Long Beach/Lakewood HLAA meeting on Thursday, March 13th, 2014, at the Weingart Center.