Long Beach Long Beach bars
Simmzy’s, one of the original craft beer bars in Los Angeles and a leader within the contemporary pub-grub movement, will bring its acclaimed selection of craft beer, small batch wine, and upscale gastropub fare to the bustling bayside community of Belmont Shore in Long Beach later this month.
Tecate Light, the cerveza for those who want more, invites adults 21 and older in Southern California to enrich their experience at the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach on April 13-15, 2012, with live performances by award-winning Mexican band Belanova and legendary rock visionaries Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, the Miss Tecate Light Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach competition, ticket discounts at retail and much more.
On Sunday, January 1, 2012, an adult male subject was pronounced deceased at a local hospital after attempting suicide in the Long Beach City Jail.
On Friday, December 30, 2011, Long Beach police officers arrested 33-year-old Andrew Dodson at his Long Beach residence on a drug charge and transported him to the Long Beach Police Department.
Photo by wolfro54
Tickets are now on sale for the Downtown Long Beach Associates’ (DLBA) massive New Year’s Eve celebration taking place on Pine Avenue and Broadway. Kicking off at 7 p.m. on Saturday, December 31, 2011, the high-energy street party will encompass two-square blocks and feature live music by Wayward Sons and Love Fool, covering hits from the ‘70s, ‘80s and the ‘90s.
EverythingLongBeach.com recently spoke with Thomas Whelan, Board Director of AIDS Food Store, via email. They talked about the inspirations and challenges of running a nonprofit organization in Long Beach.
How long has AIDS Food Store been around?
Mardi Gras conjures up images of masks, beads, parades, music, fun, and… Long Beach. Yes, Long Beach! Mardi Gras returns as an all day event to downtown Long Beach with the ‘Long Beach Mardi Gras at Rainbow Harbor’ on March 5, 2011!
With the average cost of a wedding in 2010 estimated to have increased 21.9% to $23,867*, couples who have recently gotten engaged may want to consider entering the “Ultimate Wedding Experience” contest hosted by the Torrance Marriott South Bay and sponsored by Marriott International.
2010 is coming to a close and before you know it, it will be time to ring in the 2011! Have you decided what to do for New Year’s Eve yet? Whether you prefer a romantic dinner at an upscale restaurant, a party on the water or a wild night complete with live music and Champagne bubbles, Long Beach has enough New Year’s Eve events that there is sure to be at least one that suits your style.
EverythingLongBeach recently spoke with Jerome Chiaro, owner of Annex, via email. They talked about inspirations, challenges and what’s it’s like having a business in Los Altos.
How long have you been in business?:
Describe your business:
The Annex is a little neighborhood beer bar built in 1952.
Locals looking for a new place to relax and have fun can now head to sip at the Renaissance Long Beach Hotel. The new venue is “modern, upscale, and upbeat, serving hand-crafted cocktails, great craft beers, fine wines by the glass, and perfectly paired food items,” according to the hotel’s General Manager Nusrat Mirza.