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Suspects arrested in connection with January murder on Anaheim Street

Staff report, Signal Tribune

February 15, 2019

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On Wednesday, Feb. 13, LBPD detectives located and arrested three suspects in connection to the shooting death of Maurice Ross, a 24-year-old resident of Compton. Through their investigation, homicide detectives identified...

Volumes close to January record at Port of LB

Staff report, Signal Tribune

February 15, 2019

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This past January, dockworkers handled 657,286 20-foot equivalent units (TEUs), a 0.1 percent decrease compared to the port’s all-time January record set in 2018, touted as the port’s busiest years, according to officials...

Earthquake warning system for LA County now available as mobile-phone application

Staff report, Signal Tribune

February 13, 2019

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The earthquake early warning system that the City of Long Beach has been beta testing since 2014 is now available to residents in Los Angeles County as a mobile-phone application, named “ShakeAlertLA,” according to officials....

City of LB announces two confirmed deaths related to influenza in city

Staff report, Signal Tribune

February 11, 2019

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The City of Long Beach announced Monday, Feb. 11, that its health officer has confirmed the first two influenza-associated deaths in the city for the 2018-2019 flu season. Both individuals who died had underlying health conditions,...

Long Beach City Council concludes hearing on renovation of historic building

Cory Bilicko, Staff Writer

February 8, 2019

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At its Feb. 5 meeting, the Long Beach City Council concluded a public hearing on a change of use of a historic building, approved the purchase of the site of a liquor store to be converted into a year-round homeless shelter and...

Storms expected heading into weekend, next week

Staff report, Signal Tribune

February 1, 2019

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A series of storms are forecasted to hit Southern California heading into the weekend, with lingering showers possible into Monday and Tuesday, according to city officials. The first storm, which began Thursday, brought an estimated...

Hotel association sues City of LB over Measure WW, citing problems with ordinance’s restrictions

Staff report, Signal Tribune

January 28, 2019

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The California Hotel & Lodging Association sued the City of Long Beach this week, according to a Jan. 28 press release from the Long Beach Hospitality Alliance. The purpose of the lawsuit is to “[seek] a permanent injunction...

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