Now Reading: Long Beach News

Neighborhood news about your community! Stay informed about what’s happening in Long Beach with these daily news reports. Do you have a local news item to share? Submit your press release here.

Community Hospital Long Beach Celebrates 90th Anniversary: Unveils New Emergency Department Design

Guests of the Community Hospital Long Beach 90th anniversary celebration learn about the emergency department’s renovations to provide health care that’s up-to-date and more accessible for the Long Beach community.

Guests of the Community Hospital Long Beach 90th anniversary celebration learn about the emergency department’s renovations to provide health care that’s up-to-date and more accessible for the Long Beach community. On Thursday, Sept.

Long Beach Residents Continue to Suffer Effects of West Nile Virus

West Nile Virus - Mosquito

The City of Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services reminds residents that West Nile Virus continues to be a problem in Southern California. As of Monday, September 15, 2014, there have been 17 confirmed cases of West Nile Virus in Long Beach, including one death.

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.

Police Looking for Driver of Silver Honda Involved in Fatal Hit-and-Run

caution crime

On Saturday, September 13, 2014, at approximately 12:11 a.m., Long Beach Police responded to the area of Spring Street east of Studebaker Road regarding an injury, hit and run traffic collision resulting in the death of a male adult.

Hawthorne Man Arrested For Sexual Assault

Long Beach Crime

Long Beach Police arrested a male suspect in connection with a sexual assault that occurred in the area of Falcon Avenue and East Ocean Boulevard, and charges have been filed. On September 7, 2014, around 5:00 a.m., an adult female victim reported that an intruder entered her residence through an open window and sexually assaulted her.

Grand Opening of Ramona Park Apartments Celebrated

ramonaseniors

The City of Long Beach today celebrated the grand opening of Ramona Park Apartments, a two-story, 61-unit rental complex that will provide affordable, quality housing for low- and very low-income seniors. Together with The Long Beach Community Investment Company (LBCIC), Palm Communities, and Western Community Housing, the City is proud to open the doors to this warm and contemporary senior living community.

Long Beach Civic Center Project Community Review Process Outlined

city hall

Today the City of Long Beach announced the community review process for the Long Beach Civic Center project. Over the next few months, the City will be holding a series of meetings to review the Civic Center, review the various options, take public input, and review the proposals the City has received to construct a new Civic Center.

Council Approves $858 Million Port Budget

port-of-long-beach

The Long Beach City Council voted unanimously Tuesday, Sept. 2 to approve an $858 million budget for the Port of Long Beach for the upcoming fiscal year, with two-thirds of the spending set aside for a robust building and modernization program.

Elvira Hallinan Named Manager of Marine Operations

city-of-long-beach

George Chapjian, Director of Long Beach Parks, Recreation and Marine, announced today the appointment of Elvira Hallinan as Manager of Marine Operations for the City of Long Beach, effective August 23, 2014. Ms. Hallinan was selected after the completion of a nationwide executive search.

First Death in Long Beach This Year Associated to West Nile Virus

West Nile Virus - Mosquito

Dr. Mitchell Kushner, City Health Officer, encourages all residents to protect themselves against West Nile Virus. Dr. Mitchell Kushner, Public Health Officer for the City of Long Beach, today announced the first death this year due to complications associated with West Nile Virus (WNV).

Older articles »

  • get long beach news by email