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5000 Pies is a social enterprise of Fountain of Life Covenant Church located in West Long Beach located at 2064 Santa Fe Ave. This faith based social-minded business opened its doors in September 2014 with a mission to transform the lives of young adults in West Long Beach through employment, culinary training and mentorship.
Join Long Beach Heritage Saturday, May 7, 2016 for their new North Pine Walking tour. As well as celebrating successful re-activation projects such as the Kress Lofts, Walker Lofts (the Famous Department Store buildings), York Temple Lofts, and Molina’s Press-Telegram and Meeker- Baker buildings, this tour will highlight the charm of some of our earliest extant commercial structures along the Pine Avenue corridor between 4th and 8th Streets.
The Long Beach Police Department’s Traffic Section will conduct a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Saturday, April 23, 2016, between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m., in the North Division.
The community is invited to learn about an upcoming Belmont Shore Parking Study, during a meeting on Thursday, April 21, at 6:00 pm, at the Bay Shore Community Congregational Church, 5100 The Toledo.
Recreation Fitness, Long Beach’s own “recess-based” fitness company, is bringing a family-friendly scavenger hunt to the Bixby Knolls community this April, and they want you to join the adventure.
On Saturday, April 2, Ambassador of Americana Charles Phoenix returns to Fourth Street’s Retro Row for a new installment of LONG BEACHLAND — his live comedy slide show performance celebrating all the wonderful, weird, and historic elements that make Long Beach everyone’s favorite city-by-the-sea.
Ready to get your hunt on? Pack up the kiddos and follow the Easter Bunny’s trail this Sunday. He’ll be making his way throughout Long Beach with several appearances planned at local events. Here are four places to look for bunny sightings:
Bixby Knolls and Long Beach Fresh are bringing the “Long Beach County Fair” to First Fridays this April. It’s a Long Beach twist on traditional county fairs, celebrating urban agriculture, food access, and handmade food producers.
“Beach Streets Downtown” Opens Broadway Corridor for a Day of Walking, Cycling, Skating and Socializing
The community is invited to kick-off the “Beach Streets Downtown” Open Street event on Saturday, March 19, at 10:00 am on Broadway in front of Bixby Park. Then, the Broadway corridor will be opened up for walking, bicycling, skating and socializing, by temporarily closing the street to vehicle traffic from Pine Avenue to Euclid Avenue until 5:00 pm.
Mayor Robert Garcia, Councilmembers Rex Richardson and Al Austin and the Departments of Library Services and Public Works invite the public to a topping ceremony for the new Michelle Obama Neighborhood Library, on Saturday, March 12, at 11:30 am.