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Cherry Avenue Improvements Begin This Week

street-repair The City of Long Beach is set to begin work this week for street improvements on Cherry Avenue between Ocean Boulevard and Pacific Coast Highway (PCH). The City is coordinating efforts with the City of Signal Hill for their Cherry Avenue Widening Project, which continues north from PCH to 20th Street.

Rock For Vets Salutes Heroes with Free Concert Sept. 20

rock-for-vets On Saturday, September 20, 2014 from 3pm to 5pm there will be the 2nd Annual Free Concert in Signal Hill Park on the Corner of Cherry Ave and Hill St, 90755. The concert is planned to honor Signal Hill and Long Beach Veterans and their families.

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.

This Week in 100 Days of Summer

100-days-of-summer Long Beach Parks, Recreation and Marine and the Long Beach Convention and Visitor’s Bureau are teaming up for the fifth year in a row to offer www.100daysofsummer.org, a searchable calendar of free concerts & movies, Long Beach Sea Festival events, El Dorado Nature Center & historic site events, and ideas for spontaneous fun like hiking, biking, golf, tennis, swimming, and youth and teen programs.

Dr. Terri Long Begins Tenure as Vice President of Academic Affairs at LBCC

Dr. Terri Long Dr. Terri Long Long Beach City College (LBCC) has announced that Dr. Terri Long is the new Vice President of Academic Affairs. Long leaves Mt. San Antonio College (Mt. SAC) in Walnut, CA after 25 years to become LBCC’s chief academic officer of the college.

Sex and Mischief at the L.A. Zoo with the Sierra Club

long-beach-sierra-club The Sierra Club will host its regular monthly meeting Wednesday, August 6, 2014. This month, Muriel Horacek will provide a presentation titled “Sex and Mischief at the Los Angeles Zoo”. Muriel has been a docent at the L.A.

Sexual Assault Suspect Arrested, Police Seek Additional Victims

Sexual assault suspect Raymond Demetrius Howard. Sexual assault suspect Raymond Demetrius Howard. Long Beach and Signal Hill Police arrested a male suspect in connection with two sexual assault cases and it is believed that additional victims may exist. On June 29, 2014, around 11:30 p.m., Long Beach Police were dispatched to an alley in the area of Del Amo and Long Beach Boulevards and found a 31-year-old victim who had been beaten and sexually assaulted.

Here’s What’s on Tap From 100 Days of Summer Next Week

100-days-of-summer Long Beach Parks, Recreation and Marine and the Long Beach Convention and Visitor’s Bureau are teaming up for the fifth year in a row to offer www.100daysofsummer.org, a searchable calendar of free concerts & movies, Long Beach Sea Festival events, El Dorado Nature Center & historic site events, and ideas for spontaneous fun like hiking, biking, golf, tennis, swimming, and youth and teen programs.

Tips For Pet Safety During The 4th of July

fireworks The Fourth of July can be a frightening time for animals, with the loud sounds of firecrackers and fireworks often sending pets scurrying out of the house or yard in search of security or shelter. Long Beach Animal Care Services reminds all animal owners that they can save themselves and their pets a tremendous amount of heartache and anxiety by following a few simple suggestions:

Artists Wanted for Long Beach’s Inaugural Canstruction Competition

canstruction Calling all Long Beach area architectural, engineering, contractor and design firms! Sponsor Long Beach Convention & Visitors Bureau is working with terri henry marketing LLC in the organization and implementation of the first Canstruction Long Beach 2014 with collections benefiting Food Finders food rescue/food bank in Signal Hill.

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