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Dr. Alimahomed-Wilson Speaks on Shattering Stereotypes at Next AAUW Meeting

Dr. Sabrina Alimahomed-Wilson

Dr. Sabrina Alimahomed-Wilson Dr. Sabrina Alimahomed-Wilson, assistant professor, California State University Long Beach (CSULB) Departments of Sociology and  Women’s Gender and Sexuality Studies will speak on “Shattering Stereotypes:  United States Muslim Women’s Experiences and Resistance to Discrimination” at the March 7th meeting of the American Association of University Women (AAUW).

David Sanborn Performance at Carpenter Center Will Benefit End Polio Now Campaign

David Sanborn ~ Photo by Hollis King

David Sanborn ~ Photo by Hollis King Six-time Grammy-winner David Sanborn will bring his genre-defying saxophone style to the Richard and Karen Carpenter Performing Arts Center on the Cal State Long Beach campus March 15 at 2 p.m.

Rummage Sale to benefit Rising TIDE at Marguerite Kiefer Education Center


The public is invited to shop for great finds and delightful treasures at a large Rummage Sale on Friday and Saturday, March 6-7, 2015 from 8am to 4 pm. This event will be located in the parking lot of Covenant Presbyterian Church, 607 E.

St. Anthony Students Move to Finals in International Student Film Competition

From the film “Making a Killing”

From the film “Making a Killing” The senior class of St. Anthony High School’s Marine Science Academy, ten students divided into two teams, secured two of the top 10 finalist spots for the San Francisco International Ocean Film Festival’s 4th Annual Student Film Competition. 

Covenant Presbyterian Church to Host a Free Performance by The U.S. Naval Academy Gospel Choir


Don’t miss the highly acclaimed U.S. Naval Academy Gospel Choir in concert, under the direction of Ms. Karla Scott. An upbeat, inspirational musical ensemble comprised of 50+ midshipmen, this fine vocal group has performed in major cities all across America, including Washington, D.C.

Leadership Long Beach to Host Leadership Connections Event


Leadership Long Beach (LLB) invites the community to learn more about the programs and activities of the organization at its Leadership Connections event/reception on Monday, March 2 from 5:30 PM to 7 PM at the BO beau kitchen + roof tap, 144 Pine Avenue.

Volunteers to Brave the Shave and Support Childhood Cancer Research

Photo from Facebook

Photo from Facebook The St. Baldrick’s Foundation, a volunteer-driven organization dedicated to raising money for children’s cancer research, will host one of its signature head-shaving events at Millikan High School, 2800 Snowden Ave., Long Beach 90815 on Friday, March 13, 2015 from 3:00 p.m.

Rose’s Pawn Shop Headlines Roots Music Night at Alex’s Bar


The Kings Inn: Roots Music Night kicked off  at Long Beach’s premier live music venue for punk rock and beyond last month with Leon Virgil Bowers and guests and will return to Alex’s this week on February 27th with a lineup stacked with great local, regional and touring acts.

Public Invited to Grand Opening of Jackson Street Park Dog Park


Mayor Robert Garcia, Councilmember Al Austin and the Department of Parks, Recreation and Marine invite the public to a grand opening ceremony for the Jackson Street Park Dog Park on Saturday, February 21, 2015 at 10:00 am.

Musical Theatre West Romances Audiences with South Pacific

Christopher Carl as Emile DeBecque and Aleesa Neeck as Ensign Nellie Forbrush in South Pacific. Photo courtesy of Musical Theatre West.

Christopher Carl as Emile DeBecque and Aleesa Neeck as Ensign Nellie Forbrush in South Pacific. Photo courtesy of Musical Theatre West. Musical Theatre West (MTW) brings Rodgers & Hammerstein’s South Pacific to the stage this month.

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