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2016 Hall of Fame Honorees Named at LBCC

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The first African American to serve on the Long Beach Community College District Board of Trustees, a Long Beach city councilmember, a successful local business owner, and a nationally published financial advisor have been named as Long Beach City College’s 2016 Hall of Fame inductees, LBCC officials recently announced.

Documentary Offers Insight Into LBUSD’s Trauma-informed Movement in Education

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School can be stressful for even the healthiest of children. But, for those children who have experienced trauma or continue to live in adverse environments, the stress can be too much to handle.

City Reaches Tentative Labor Agreement With Machinists Union

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The City of Long Beach has announced that a tentative agreement has been reached between the City of Long Beach and the IAM, which represents approximately 2,700 City Employees.

Health Officer Advises Residents to Take Precautions During The High Temperatures This Week

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Long Beach Health Officer, Dr. Anissa Davis, is advising residents to take precautions against the heat this week. The National Weather Service is forecasting highs ranging from 95 to the low 100’s in parts of Long Beach.

Energy Savings Project Earns Long Beach City College Top Sustainability Award

Long Beach City College Vice President of Administrative Services Ann-Marie Gabel and Deputy Director of Planning & Construction Medhanie Ephrem were on hand at Woodland Community College Sept. 19, 2016 to accept the California Community Colleges Board of Governors Energy and Sustainability Award for the year’s best Retrofit Project.

Long Beach City College Vice President of Administrative Services Ann-Marie Gabel and Deputy Director of Planning & Construction Medhanie Ephrem were on hand at Woodland Community College Sept. 19, 2016 to accept the California Community Colleges Board of Governors Energy and Sustainability Award for the year’s best Retrofit Project.

Police and Pastors Join For City-Wide Ride Along

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We currently live in a nation where tensions between Police and Community have never been more apparent. Regardless of where you reside, broadcasts of protests, violence, unarmed shootings and select resentment of Law Enforcement are headline news.

AquaLink’s Late-Night Hours Make it Easier to Enjoy the Waterfront

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Long Beach Transit announces it will extend AquaLink water taxi service for its late-season schedule commencing Friday, September 23, 2016. The late-season AquaBus schedule will remain the same. Late-season AquaLink service started September 9, 2016.

LB’s Business-friendly Programs Earns City a Spot Among the Eddy Finalists

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The City of Long Beach is a finalist for the Most Business Friendly City in Los Angeles County, an annual award bestowed by the Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation (LAEDC). In 2009 Long Beach received the Eddy Award as the Most Business Friendly City in Los Angeles County.

Oscar Orci Appointed Deputy Director of Long Beach Development Services

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Oscar Orci, Deputy Director for Long Beach Development Services Long Beach Development Services Director Amy Bodek today named Oscar Orci, former Director of Development Services for the City of Redlands, as Deputy Director for Long Beach Development Services.

Public Workshops Explain Ports Plan to Distribute $46M in Grants

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The Port of Long Beach will hold four public workshops to discuss funding priorities for a new $46.4 million program to lessen the impacts of Port-related pollution on the community. Potential grant applicants and others are invited to attend.

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