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Construction Begins on New Beach Pedestrian Path

beach-ped-path The City of Long Beach will begin work this week on constructing a new, separate beach pedestrian path. The existing bike path, which has been shared by pedestrians, strollers, bicyclists, and inline skaters, will become dedicated entirely to bicyclists and inline skaters.

Three Organizations Team to Host Underwater Cleanup at Alamitos Bay

underwater-cleanup-alamitos The Aquatic Capital of America organization is participating in the 25th Annual Coastal Cleanup day, Saturday, September 20, 2014, teaming with Roddenberry Adventures and Deep Blue Scuba & Swim Center for an underwater cleanup at Alamitos Bay.

Police and Fire Personnel Team to Rescue Drowning Victim

scuba On August 11, 2013, at approximately 12:03 PM, the Long Beach Fire Department Dispatch Center received a 911-telephone call regarding a male subject who jumped off the Belmont Pier into the ocean. The caller believed this was a suicide attempt and said the man was wearing a backpack.

8 Places to Celebrate Independence Day All Weekend

US flag, american, veterans Although some 4th of July celebrations started as early as yesterday, there are still plenty of opportunities to get out, enjoy the summer and see fireworks. In fact, in addition to today’s events there will be July Fourth parties continuing through Friday and Saturday.

Water Taxis Return to Service Saturday Through September

aqua-link Long Beach Transit’s popular water taxis, AquaLink, AquaLink Express and AquaBus, are back on the water from May 18 through September 29, 2013. AquaBus service is $1 one way and connects customers to popular downtown attractions like The Queen Mary, Hotel Maya, Aquarium of the Pacific, Pine Avenue Circle and Shoreline Village.

Primal Alchemy Catering Offers Summer Cooking Classes for Adults and Children

primal-alchemy-sq This summer learn how to turn fresh local ingredients into rich, flavorful dishes with interactive cooking classes from Chef Paul Buchanan and his Long Beach catering company Primal Alchemy at their new kitchen by the sea!

Belmont Pier Opens for Summer Aqualink Service

aqualink Historical Opening Marks 10 Year Anniversary of AquaLink Service Long Beach Transit (LBT) and Catalina Express announced today the official opening of the Belmont Veterans Memorial Pier AquaLink stop. This new stop enhances existing service to Alamitos Bay Landing, the Queen Mary, and the Aquarium Pacific.

Up-close and Intense, 47th Annual Congressional Cup Ready to Set Sail

47th annual running of the Congressional Cup Photo Courtesy of LBYC The 47th annual running of the Congressional Cup, one of the oldest and most prestigious match race sailing events in the world, is scheduled March 22-26, 2011 (Tuesday through Saturday). The one-on-one match race format, as used in the America’s Cup, is raced over a short course with intense action as close as physically possible to spectators on the Belmont Veterans Memorial Pier.

Children Today Provides Free Child Care to Long Beach Kids

children-today-thumb EverythingLongBeach.com recently spoke with Amber Ginsberg, Development Manager of Children Today, via email. They talked about the inspirations and challenges of running a nonprofit organization in Long Beach. How long has Children Today been around?

Summer Events at El Dorado Nature Center

Restoration Projects under way El Dorado Nature Center Artisan Craft Fair Event date: June 26, July 24, August 28, and September 25 Help support your local artistic community! Come to the Nature Center on the fourth Saturday of the month and shop for crafts made by local artists.

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