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Louis Gutierrez Selected New Managing Director of Human Resources at Port

Louis Gutierrez Port's new Managing Director of Human Resources and Team Development

Louis Gutierrez, Port’s new Managing Director of Human Resources and Team Development The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners on Monday selected veteran human resources executive Louis Gutierrez as the Port’s Managing Director of Human Resources and Team Development.

Port’s New Sponsorship Programs Opens For Applications Sept. 1

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To better serve the community and promote the world’s greenest port, the Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners voted Monday to update the Harbor Department’s sponsorship policy, bringing greater transparency and accessibility to the program.

Chittick Field Dedicates Scoreboard Saturday

Chittick Field scoreboard is installed. Photo courtesy of Long Beach Public Works.

Chittick Field scoreboard is installed. Photo courtesy of Long Beach Public Works. Mayor Robert Garcia, Councilmember Dee Andrews and the Departments of Parks, Recreation & Marine and Public Works invite the public to a dedication ceremony for the new Chittick Field scoreboard on Saturday, August 29, at 9:00 am.

Christopher Garner To Take Over As Water Department General Manager

Christopher Garner will be the new General Manager of the Long Beach Water Department.

Christopher Garner will be the new General Manager of the Long Beach Water Department. The Long Beach Board of Water Commissioners announce Christopher Garner, the City’s Director of Gas and Oil, as the new General Manager of the Long Beach Water Department, effective September 14th.

Arts Council for Long Beach Call for 2015 Arts Awards Nominations

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  The Arts Council for Long Beach is pleased to request nominations for our 2015 Arts Awards. These non-monetary awards are bestowed in recognition of excellence and community contribution. Long Beach community members are invited to submit nominations by completing a nomination form.

“Planting Perspectives” The second in the Conversations in Place for 2015 Series

James P. Folsom, Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo, Laura Pulido, Karen Quintiliani and Claudia Jurmain

L to R (Top Row) – James P. Folsom, Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo, Laura Pulido L to R (Bottom Row) -Karen Quintiliani and Claudia Jurmain “When I think of home I think of the garden,” wrote Frederick Bixby Jr. to his mother Florence at Rancho Los Alamitos in 1928.

“Shakespeare Aloud” Resumes September 26 in New Venue

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The Richard and Karen Carpenter Performing Arts Center’s free Arts for Life series “Shakespeare Aloud” will resume inside a new home when it returns for the 2015-16 season on Sept. 26. The University Art Museum will host the popular series inside its newly renovated Permanent Collection Gallery.

Councilman Andrews Joins Aquarium of the Pacific to Host a Free Evening at the Aquarium

Sixth District Councilman Dee Andrews - Photo from Facebook

6th District Councilman Dee Andrews and the Aquarium of the Pacific are pleased to announce a free evening at the Aquarium of the Pacific on Thursday, September 17th, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Councilman Andrews is encouraging the 6th District residents, along with residents citywide, to join him for an evening at the Aquarium of the Pacific.

City Reaches Tentative Agreement With Machinists Union

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The City of Long Beach has reached a tentative agreement with its largest labor union – the International Association of Machinists (IAM).

Animal Care Services Hosts ‘Living with Urban Coyotes’ Workshops

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Education is the most important component in learning to co-exist with coyotes, and Long Beach Animal Care Services is inviting the community to two coyote workshops this week.

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