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Presentation of $33,000 donation, left to right: Julie Javer, administrator, Courtyard Care Center, Signal Hill – Bryce Lindsey, administrator, Edgewater Skilled Nursing Center -Matthew Faulkner. executive director, Community Hospital Long Beach Foundation – Spencer Nordfelt, administrator, Broadway by the Sea – Alan Anderson.
Beginning November 22 at 7:00 am, 6th and 7th Streets will allow two-way traffic in the area between Alamitos and Atlantic Avenues, as the City of Long Beach reaches a milestone in the process to improve a dangerous intersection and build a new park in Downtown Long Beach.
This week, the Long Beach City Council approved an Amended and Restated Queen Mary Master Lease and subsequent assignment to a new Master Lessee, Urban Commons, LLC, for the City-owned Queen Mary and adjacent shore side property.
The Long Beach Police Department Traffic Section will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on Saturday November 21, 2015, between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m. in the West Division. The deterrent effect of DUI checkpoints is a proven resource in reducing the number of persons killed and injured in alcohol or drug involved crashes.
Energy Upgrade California® announces that 22 California cities will be part of the 2015-2016 challenge entitled the CoolCalifornia City Challenge, a six month long competition among participating cities in the state to incentivize residents to take simple steps to reduce their carbon footprint and better manage energy use.
Port of Long Beach Receives Numerous Awards at Annual American Association of Port Authorities Conference
Port Managing Director of Environmental Affairs and Planning Rick Cameron accepts the award for Environmental Improvement from AAPA Chair Kristin Decas and AAPA CEO and President Kurt Nagle. At the 2015 Annual American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) Awards in Miami, the Port of Long Beach won 22 awards for outstanding security, communications, and environmental programs.
The Long Beach Community Foundation (LBCF), in partnership with the Boys and Girls Clubs of Long Beach, created a community garden at the Dean A Eastman/Fairfield Boys and Girls Club in North Long Beach on Saturday, November 14, 2015.
Strate College of Design, where CSULB student Nohemi Gonzalez was studying. posted a photo of the 23-year-old on their Facebook page. (http://facebook.com/strateecolededesign) California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) student Nohemi Gonzalez, 23, was killed during the attacks in and around Paris on November 13.
Acting on community complaints, Long Beach Police Drug Investigation Section detectives served a search warrant at a marijuana dispensary in the 100 block of East Pacific Coast Highway on November 10, 2015, at approximately 11:00 a.m.
On Monday, November 9, 2015, at approximately 11:00 p.m., Long Beach Police responded to a shots fired call in the 1200 block of E. 52nd Street, which resulted in the death of a male adult. Officers arrived and discovered the victim down on the ground with a gunshot wound to his upper body.