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Jim Stangeland, Former LBCC Football Head Coach, Passes Away at the Age of 92

lbcc-coach-jim-stangeland-1 Jim Stangeland, one of Long Beach City College’s all-time greatest coaches as well as one of the best to come out of the city of Long Beach, passed away on Saturday (Oct. 25) in Huntington Beach at the age of 92. Stangeland is a member of the LBCC Hall of Champions, Long Beach State Hall of Fame, Long Beach Century Club Hall of Fame, and the California Community College Football Coaches Association Hall of Fame.

Beach Babe Bicycling Classic Rolls Again Sunday, July 13

beach-babe-bicycle-classic When southern California’s favorite all-female biking event, the Beach Babe Bicycling Classic once again takes to the streets, women can also take heart! The ride’s organizer, Noble Pursuit, has formed a dream team with the Center for Women’s Cardiac Health & Research, part of the MemorialCare Heart & Vascular Institute at Long Beach Memorial, to promote awareness of heart disease as the leading health concern for women.

CSULB’s Ryan Freedman Named 2014 California Sea Grant State Fellow

Ryan Freedman Ryan Freedman 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.

HB Restaurant SlapFish Joins Sustainable Seafood Program With Boat-to-Plate Dining

Slapfish Tuna SlapFish has pledged proceeds from the Pounder Melt sandwich to the Seafood for the Future program at the Aquarium of the Pacific. The Aquarium of the Pacific’s Seafood for the Future (SFF) program has partnered with Huntington Beach, California restaurant SlapFish, which opened to the public April 20.

Suspect Involved in Multiple Robberies Arrested

robbery-suspect-02032012-th On Wednesday, February 8, 2012, at approximately 6:23 p.m., officers from the Long Beach Police Department assisted Huntington Beach Police Department with the arrest of a robbery suspect believed to be linked to three armed commercial robberies in Long Beach and one in Huntington Beach.

Two Long Beach Divers Win National Titles

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.

Kayaking for Kids Journey & Fundraiser to Benefit Dream Street Foundation

kayaking-for-kids2 Kayaking for Kids will host a fun-filled celebration to celebrate kayakers as they finish a 29-mile seafaring journey from Catalina Island to Long Beach harbor. Their journey and your support will help send sick children to Dream Street summer camp!

Torch Run Relay Race and Cooking for Kids Competition Raise Funds to Expand the Children’s Cancer Center

miller children hospital torch relay race On Saturday, June 11, the Jonathan Jaques Children’s Cancer Center (JJCCC) at Miller Children’s Hospital Long Beach held its 26th Annual Champions Run for Life Torch Run. Hundreds of people came out for a day and evening of giving back.

City Manager Appoints John Gross Director of Financial Management

long-beach-city-seal City Manager Patrick H. West announced Tuesday the appointment of John Gross as Director of Financial Management, effective July 11, 2011. Mr. Gross is currently Director of Finance of the City of Aurora, Colorado. “Long Beach is an incredibly complex organization, and I am pleased to appoint Mr.

From Helsinki to Huntington — Two Diving Greats Meet (Video!)

olympic gold medal diver meets finnish clown diver Three-time Olympic Gold Medal Diver Dr. Sammy Lee and Finnish Clown Diver Osmo Meskanan met this week. Photos by Debby McCormick. By Jessica Pollack Almost 60 years ago, Huntington Beach resident and diving legend, Dr.

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