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For The Child in Need of Volunteers For Child Abuse Response Team

for-the-child Do you have a desire to help children and their families at a time of great vulnerability and confusion for them? For The Child, a child abuse prevention and intervention agency is seeking volunteers for one of its most important services: its Child Abuse Response Team (CART).

Community Hospital Long Beach Celebrates 90th Anniversary: Unveils New Emergency Department Design

Guests of the Community Hospital Long Beach 90th anniversary celebration learn about the emergency department’s renovations to provide health care that’s up-to-date and more accessible for the Long Beach community. Guests of the Community Hospital Long Beach 90th anniversary celebration learn about the emergency department’s renovations to provide health care that’s up-to-date and more accessible for the Long Beach community. On Thursday, Sept.

Long Beach Residents Continue to Suffer Effects of West Nile Virus

West Nile Virus - Mosquito The City of Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services reminds residents that West Nile Virus continues to be a problem in Southern California. As of Monday, September 15, 2014, there have been 17 confirmed cases of West Nile Virus in Long Beach, including one death.

LBCC District Board of Trustees Appoint Irma Archuleta to Fill Area 2 Vacancy

Irma Archuleta (far left) is sworn in by Long Beach City College Superintendent-President Eloy Ortiz Oakley (center).  Former Area 2 Trustee and current Long Beach Councilmember Roberto Uranga stands near (far right). Irma Archuleta (far left) is sworn in by Long Beach City College Superintendent-President Eloy Ortiz Oakley (center). Former Area 2 Trustee and current Long Beach Councilmember Roberto Uranga stands near (far right). Long Beach Community College District Board of Trustees announced at Thursday night’s Board of Trustees special meeting that Irma Archuleta will fill the Area 2 vacancy with a unanimous vote of 4-0.

Sip in the city Events Raise Money for Team Spirit Cancer Support

wine Cancer not only affects the body, it affects the mind and spirit. Over the past 14 years, Team Spirit Long Beach has raised more than $2.2 million for cancer support programs at the MemorialCare Todd Cancer Institute at Long Beach Memorial.

Dine Out and Support St. Mary Medical Center’s C.A.R.E. Program

care-to-dine-2014 Michael Barber started out washing dishes at The Park Pantry at age 15. Throughout his career as cook, manager, bartender, and then as restaurateur at several food service establishments, he has stayed close to the community of Long Beach.

Councilmember Uranga Invites Residents to the 15th Annual Long Beach Unity Festival

lb-unity-festival Councilmember Roberto Uranga invites you to join him this Saturday for the 15th Annual Long Beach Music & Arts Unity Festival! The Long Beach Unity Festival is the culmination of a year long series of events designed to encourage people of all ages and ethnic backgrounds to participate and unify the community in Greater Long Beach.

Long Beach Rescue Mission Hosts 32nd Annual Leadership Prayer Breakfast

leadership-prayer-breakfast Long Beach Rescue Mission hosts the 32nd annual Long Beach Leadership Prayer Breakfast on Thursday, September 18 at the Renaissance Hotel on Ocean Boulevard. The purpose of the event is to unite community leaders throughout the city of Long Beach to pray together and receive God’s help, encouragement and blessings as they serve to strengthen the community.

First Death in Long Beach This Year Associated to West Nile Virus

West Nile Virus - Mosquito Dr. Mitchell Kushner, City Health Officer, encourages all residents to protect themselves against West Nile Virus. Dr. Mitchell Kushner, Public Health Officer for the City of Long Beach, today announced the first death this year due to complications associated with West Nile Virus (WNV).

City’s Cultural Diversity Takes Center Stage at Color Me Long Beach Event

color-me-long-beach USA Today has called Long Beach the most diverse city in the United States. COLOR ME LONG BEACH: A Multicultural Urban Arts and Video Experience, offers the community an opportunity to experience that diversity in a celebration of multicultural urban arts and video representing the many communities that call Long Beach home.

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