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Long Beach Boys and Girls Club Holds Board-Walk Fund Raiser for Healthy Lifestyles


On Saturday, March 5, Boys and Girls Club Board Members and Community Members will once again raise money for the Healthy Lifestyle Program. Since 2011, Board Member, Dr. Grant Uba has invited fellow Board Members and the local community to walk with him to raise funds for Club programs like the Healthy Lifestyle Program that helps members focus on the skills needed to have a healthy life while learning financial literacy, substance abuse prevention techniques.


Boys & Girls Club of Long Beach Announces 2015 Youth of the Year


Dr. Grant and Debbie Uba, Kalon Predium, Kiara Williams and Miles Davis-Majors were honored by the Boys & Girls Club of Long Beach. On Tuesday, November 17th, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Long Beach will honor four members as part of the Youth of the Year 2015 Dinner.


Long Beach Divers Perform Well


In the last ten years, the Glenn McCormick Memorial Invitational Dive Meet (GMMI) has been the Southern California welcome to the new diving season every November. Over the years, divers have traveled to Long Beach from as far as Arizona, Oregon, Washington and Texas.


Junior Tennis Camp Keeps Kids Active All Summer


Photos by Jessica Pollack Every weekday morning, all summer long, children take to tennis courts to learn new skills and have some fun. Schools, health care professionals, health insurance companies and more are all working to get children up and moving especially when they have a lot of free time during summer.


McCormick Divers Dominate High School Leagues


Dolly Payne. Photo by Jessica Pollack McCormick Divers continue winning High School Tradition dominating four local Leagues, Moore, Free Lance, Trinity and Sunset Leagues.  Most of McCormick’s High School Divers are headed to CIFSS Division Championships in three Divisions.


McCormick Divers Jenna Sonnenberg and Jake Butler Head to National Championships


Jenna Sonnenberg and Jake Butler McCormick Divers Jenna Sonnenberg and Jake Butler are heading to San Antonio, Texas for USA Diving Junior West National Championships April 12-14.  The two Long Beach residents both earned places at Nationals at the Region 9 Championships in Laguna Niguel in March.


Short-Sighted Pool Plan Guarantees Lost Money for Long Beach


Photo by Devon Adams After years of patching, wrangling, and making do, the City of Long Beach finally has to come to terms with the need to rebuild the aging Belmont Plaza Olympic Pool. Twelve years ago, the City entertained plans to demolish the pool to build a state-of-the-art facility. 


Two Long Beach Divers Win National Titles


Brandon Loschiavo receiving Gold Medal from McCormick Divers head coach Charly Collins Brandon Loschiavo won his first National Diving title in the 14-Year-Old Boys AAU National Diving 3-Meter Springboard event in Riverside on Saturday.

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