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Airport Director Mario Rodriguez Leaving Long Beach to Lead Indianapolis Airport Authority

Long Beach Airport Director Mario Rodriguez

Long Beach Airport Director Mario Rodriguez announced today his resignation from the City of Long Beach to accept a position as Executive Director of the Indianapolis Airport Authority. 

CSULB Student Stephen Salts Selected for a 2014-15 Fulbright Award

CSULB Graduate Student Stephen Salts selected for a 2014-15 Fulbright U.S. Student Award to the United Kingdom.

Stephen Salts, a graduate student in the Bob Cole Conservatory of Music at California State University, Long Beach (CSULB), has been selected for a 2014-15 Fulbright U.S.

Man Convicted of Human Sex Trafficking

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A defendant recently charged with multiple charges relating to human sex trafficking has been convicted and is now facing multiple years in prison.

Dignity Health St. Mary Medical Center in Partnership with CSULB Opens Long Beach Trauma Recovery Center

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The new Long Beach Trauma Recovery Center opens on the campus of Dignity Health St. Mary Medical Center today, Friday (April 18), with a focus on providing comprehensive mental health services for survivors of trauma and victims of crime.

Students Takes the History of Long Beach Horticulture to China

Members of the Long Beach City College Horticulture department.

Beginning Saturday, April 19, 2014, members of the Long Beach City College (LBCC) Horticulture department will join members of the Long Beach Qingdao Association Sister City program in presenting a joint exhibition at the 2014 International Horticulture Exposition in Qingdao, China.

Police Arrest Third Suspect Connected to 2013 Homicide

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Three suspects have been arrested and charged in connection to a 2013 murder.  On April 28, 2013, at approximately 3:00 a.m., Long Beach Police were dispatched to a report of gunshots heard in the area of Spaulding Street and Junipero Avenue. 

6th Annual Bike Fest Rides Into the East Village May 3

Photo by Robert Couse-Baker

Celebrating National Bike Month and bike-friendly Long Beach, the Downtown Long Beach Associates (DLBA) will host the 6th Annual Bike Fest on Saturday, May 3 from 2:00 – 11:00 P.M.

Community Workshops for Southeast Area Specific Plan Scheduled for April 23 and April 26

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Two workshops have been scheduled to inform the community about the Southeast Area Specific Plan, which is a three-year effort to comprehensively review and update the zoning code historically known as the Southeast Area Development and Improvement Plan (SEADIP).

Dignity Health’s St. Mary Medical Center Reduces Complications, Gains Positive Results For Thousands of Patients

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Dignity Health, one of the five largest health systems in the nation, recently announced in two years it has reduced hospital-acquired infections and readmissions, positively affecting more than 10,000 patients and potentially saving an estimated $30 million as a result of efforts across the health system from Jan.

Police Investigate Shooting Death of Los Angeles Man

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On Saturday, April 5, 2014, around 9:07 p.m., Long Beach Police were dispatched to a report of shots heard in the 2300 block of Eucalyptus Avenue, which resulted in the death of a male adult.

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