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LB’s Health Dept. partners with local college for new approach to preventing STDs

CJ Dablo: Staff Writer

December 29, 2016

Filed under News

There's a downside to modern attitudes about sex— a little bit of knowledge that there are treatments for the scary infections out there could mean that people aren't thinking too hard about preventing sexually transmitted d...

How much will my Medicare cost in 2017?

Cate Kortzeborn: Medicare regional administrator

December 29, 2016

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Not long ago, I had dinner with a group of friends from college. One of the big topics of conversation was Medicare, for which we'll all be eligible in the next several years. (Farewell, callow youth!) And one of the biggest ques...

Empowering youth to make smart choices

Val Parker: Power 4 Youth executive director

December 29, 2016

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Mentor programs throughout Long Beach and the country celebrate January as the National Mentoring Month with a variety of activities. With the campaign's tagline, “Mentor in Real Life," the goal of the month is to initiate a ...

City of Long Beach, police officers association reach tentative labor agreement

Source: City of LB

December 29, 2016

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The City of Long Beach has reached a tentative agreement with the Long Beach Police Officers Association (POA) over a successor labor agreement, according to a Dec. 24 press release from the City. The POA represents over 800 Long...

LBT to offer free bus service New Year’s Eve

Source: LBT

December 29, 2016

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Long Beach Transit (LBT) will offer free rides starting at 5pm on New Year's Eve, with free service available as late as 2:35am on New Year's morning, as service will be extended with routes leaving the transit gallery on 1st...

Overnight winter shelter opens in north LB

Source: City of LB

December 29, 2016

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The City has opened an overnight winter shelter for homeless individuals in north Long Beach. The facility will be open until March 1. Four other local shelters operate year-round for individuals and families. Throughout the...

Letters, emails and website comments | Dec. 30

December 29, 2016

Filed under Letters to the Editor

We love a parade Thank you for participating in the 63rd Annual Daisy Avenue Christmas Tree Lane Parade. Your participation this year helped make this our most successful event to date. I want to thank you for your ongoing sup...

Around Town | Dec. 30

December 29, 2016

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COME FOR SUPPORT What Stroke-support meetings Who Sponsored by the Stroke Support Association When Meetings beginning Tuesday, Jan. 3 at 10am Where California Heights United Methodist Church, 3759 Orange Ave. More Info Caregivers...

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