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LBCCD Superintendent-President Eloy Ortiz Oakley Appointed to University of California Board of Regents

Eloy Oakley Superintendent - President Long Beach Community College District Eloy Ortiz Oakley Superintendent – President Long Beach Community College District Governor Jerry Brown announced Monday that he is appointing Long Beach Community College District (LBCCD) Superintendent-President Eloy Ortiz Oakley to the University of California (UC) Board of Regents.

Lowenthal Adds Endorsement From Governor Brown in Bid For Mayor

Mayoral candidate Bonnie Lowenthal Photo from Facebook Mayoral candidate Bonnie Lowenthal Photo from Facebook Governor Jerry Brown threw his support behind Bonnie Lowenthal for Mayor of Long Beach.

Assemblymember Lowenthal Authored Resolution Targets Illegal Garage Conversions

Assemblymember Bonnie Lowenthal ACR 32 (Lowenthal) was sponsored by the City of Long Beach after the full City Council approved an item brought forth by Councilmember Dee Andrews, Vice Mayor Robert Garcia, Councilmember James Johnson and Councilmember Steven Neal on December 14, 2010 to bring awareness to the dangers of illegal garage conversions.

Schipske Raffles Off a Chance to Go Behind the Scenes at The Aquarium of the Pacific

gerrie-schipske Councilwoman Gerrie Schipske A few lucky Fifth District residents attending the annual free to the public Night at the Aquarium, will have an opportunity to go behind the scenes as part of Open Up Long Beach, to get a look at how the creatures are cared for and what it takes to operate the award winning Aquatic treasure.

Gov. Brown Signs Assemblymember Lowenthal’s Bill That Closes Books on Pike Land Swap

Assemblymember Bonnie Lowenthal Assemblymember Bonnie Lowenthal The environmental land-swap that made way for Long Beach’s rejuvenated Pike was officially concluded last week when Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill by Assemblymember Bonnie Lowenthal that put the finishing touches on the deal.

Exhibit Showcases 100 Years of Service for Long Beach Day Nursery

Long Beach Day Nursery Historical Exhibit The Long Beach Day Nursery historical exhibit will be on display until the end of December 2012, at the Historical Society of Long Beach. More than 200 guests attended an opening evening reception of the 100th Anniversary Historical Exhibit of Long Beach Day Nursery (LBDN) at the Historical Society of Long Beach last month.

Seniors More Likely to Get Help From PACE Program Under New Law

senior programs Aging Boomers will receive more care through the PACE program thanks to new legislation in California. California has a better chance of caring for its growing population of frail older people today, thanks to a Bonnie Lowenthal bill that Gov.

Governor Signs Senator Lowenthal’s “Long Beach College Promise Act” Bill

Senator Alan Lowenthal Senator Alan Lowenthal Governor Jerry Brown has signed SB 650, the Long Beach College Promise Act, authored by State Senator Alan Lowenthal. The legislation was sponsored by both Long Beach City College and the Long Beach Unified School District to support the Long Beach College Promise: a seamless education program designed to increase college success for students in Greater Long Beach.

L.A. County Emergency Radio Project Rescued by Law to Save $270M in Federal Funding

los angeles emergency radio project Assembly Bill 946 gives Los Angeles County a do-over on contracts for the emergency radio system after the originals were discarded for being improperly drafted. With the memory of San Diego County’s recent blackout still fresh in the minds of many  Southern Californians, Gov.

CA Assembly Approves Measures on School Buses and Local Elections

School Bus The state Assembly on Monday sent Gov. Jerry Brown a pair of bills by Assemblymember Bonnie Lowenthal. Assembly Bill 462 gives school districts new flexibility with existing clean air funds, so that they can replace the pressurized tanks on natural-gas-powered school buses.

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