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Assembly Transportation Committee heads to LB for hearing on California’s electric-car revolution

June 18, 2010

Filed under News

State lawmakers will meet in Long Beach today to ask experts if California is ready to accommodate a growing fleet of plug-in electric vehicles already showing up on the state's roads. Manufacturers say they're ready to deliver...

Wellness event to provide mental-health information, resources

May 21, 2010

Filed under Health, News

Approximately one out of every four Americans suffers with some form of a mental-health challenge in their lifetime. With May being National Mental Health Awareness Month, the City of Long Beach Department of Health and Human...

The Campaign Trail

May 14, 2010

Filed under News, Politics, The Campaign Trail

Long Beach Mayor Bob Foster has announced his endorsement of James Johnson for Long Beach City Council, 7th District. “James Johnson has the experience and leadership we need on the Long Beach City Council," Foster said. “I...

Pride festival celebrating its 27th year in LB this weekend

May 14, 2010

Filed under Entertainment, Leisure, News

The 27th Annual Long Beach Lesbian & Gay Pride Celebration will take place Saturday, May 15 and Sunday, May 16, from 11am to 10pm along Shoreline Drive. Over the past several years, the festival has become one of the premiere...

LB has two-wheeled activities planned for National Bike Month

May 7, 2010

Filed under Leisure, News

In celebration of National Bike Month and to further advance the City's goal of becoming the most bike-friendly city in America, the City of Long Beach has put together a calendar of activities for Bike Month 2010. The activities...

World TeamTennis coming to LB this summer

May 7, 2010

Filed under News

Professional World TeamTennis will come to the Billie Jean King Tennis Center this summer, with the Newport Beach Breakers' home match on Wednesday, July 21. Gates will open at 5:30pm and the match will start at 7:05pm. The first...

Pink Party to kick off Pride weekend downtown

May 7, 2010

Filed under Leisure, News

The 3rd Annual Pink Party is set to kick off Long Beach Lesbian & Gay Pride weekend on Friday, May 14 at 7pm on Pine Avenue between Broadway and Third Street, where an expanded venue will accommodate enhanced entertainment and...

Low voter turnout marks LB election; changes in store

April 16, 2010

Filed under News, Politics

By Nick Diamantides Staff Writer Only 34,976 of Long Beach's 238,294 bothered to vote in the city's primary nominating election on Tuesday, April 13. Of those who voted, 15,269 went to the polls and 19,707 mailed in t...

LB names new park after civil-rights activist Rosa Parks

April 16, 2010

Filed under Community, News

By Nick Diamantides Staff Writer Long Beach has found a way to provide open space to one of its communities while honoring a person who was pivotal in America's Civil Rights movement. Last Thursday, April 8, city officials conduct...

Long Beach divers compete at national championships

April 16, 2010

Filed under News

Three Long Beach high-school students competed in Minneapolis, Minnesota for the USA Diving Western Junior National Championships last weekend. Wilson High School senior Larry Reinhard, Jr. and Poly High School sophomore Deon...

LB offering online parking reservations for Grand Prix

April 16, 2010

Filed under News

For the third year in a row, the City of Long Beach is offering online parking reservations that allow customers to reserve a parking space in advance for the 2010 Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach. New services this year include...

Citywide and 7th & 9th District Candidates in April 13 Long Beach election

April 9, 2010

Filed under News, Politics

Mayor: • Bob Foster • Stevie Danielle Merino City Attorney: • Tom Reeves • Robert Shannon City Prosecutor: • Doug Haubert • Timothy O'Reilly City Council 7th District: • Fernando Bernabe (write-in) ...

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