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  • Orange County Register
    Aren’t they going to get hurt?” Ed looked down at his daughter. He was born and raised in Cebu but had raised Eryn and her sister in Long Beach. At the time, Eryn was only in the fifth grade, but he knew he didn’t have to use words to explain the situation. “He just gave me one of those serious looks that had empathy,” Cayetano said.
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  • Los Angeles Times
    The Trojans added yet another Friday, as Long Beach State center Joshua Morgan became the fourth player to announce his transfer to USC this offseason. Unlike the three before him, Morgan will join the Trojans with more than one season of eligibility remaining. When he’ll be eligible to play immediately is still uncertain. The NCAA is ...
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  • Orange County Register
    USC men’s basketball has picked up its fourth transfer heading into the 2020-2021 season. Joshua Morgan, who was the Big West Conference’s Defensive Player of the Year as a Long Beach State freshman center this past season, announced his commitment to the Trojans’ program Friday afternoon on Instagram. Morgan led the Big West with 80 ...
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  • Orange County Register
    Subscribe here. Georgia’s Restaurant: Soul Food. Order online for curbside pick-up. Delivery by UberEats, DoorDash and Grubhub from Anaheim Packing House and Long Beach Exchange locations. Offering family meals with fried chicken, grilled tilapia or catfish, smothered pork chop and more as well as sides. 440 S. Anaheim Blvd., 714-906-1900 ...
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  • KTLA
    “The COVID-19 virus has left the newspaper industry, already struggling financially, gasping for air,” wrote the group’s president, Simon Grieve, the publisher of Gazette Newspapers in Long Beach. It comes after 33 daily newspapers reported losing an average of $1 million in print ads in March. That has forced several papers to cut ...
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  • Orange County Register
    Seale coached Tesoro’s defensive line from 2001-17. He was part of the Brian Barnes’ staff in 2008 when Barnes was The Register’s Orange County coach of the year after the Titans finished as the CIF-SS Division 1 runner-up to Long Beach Poly. Seale was an under-sized but standout defensive tackle at Aliso Niguel in 1996, helping the ...
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  • Orange County Register
    In Long Beach, only six dogs and eight cats were in the city shelter on April 3 after more than 170 dogs and cats found homes during the pandemic since March 13. “Things are going great, we still have animals coming in every now and again,” Staycee Dains, manager of Long Beach Animal Care Services said Friday. “But we also have them leave ...
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  • KTLA
    Police in Long Beach are increasing enforcement to help make sure residents are following the “safer at home” order in place to limit the spread of the novel coronavirus, officials announced Friday. The Long Beach Police Department is increasing enforcement methods to help ensure community safety. While most Long Beach residents have been ...
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  • Orange County Register
    Saturday could come as a welcome change to residents after this week’s storm led to several records for the month of April, including six consecutive days of measurable rain in Long Beach and downtown Los Angeles. The storm also produced record low temperatures in the mid-50s for Long Beach, Woodland Hills, Lancaster and Los Angeles ...
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  • Orange County Register
    “I’ve been commuting from Santa Monica to Long Beach to bring food to my mom once a week. Freeways have been clear, but there are drivers who take advantage of the light traffic by racing along.” “I drive the 10, 605, and 105 and it’s an easy drive right now even in the rain but definitely see people doing more speeding and weaving in ...
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  • Orange County Register
    Subscribe here. Georgia’s Restaurant: Soul Food. Order online for curbside pick-up. Delivery by UberEats, DoorDash and Grubhub from Anaheim Packing House and Long Beach Exchange locations. Offering family meals with fried chicken, grilled tilapia or catfish, smothered pork chop and more as well as sides. 440 S. Anaheim Blvd., 714-906-1900 ...
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  • Orange County Register
    With most businesses closed, including daycares, the issue is especially critical for essential employees who have to work and cannot care for their children. In the greater Long Beach area, those workers can now access CalFLEXI, an online platform that provides hourly childcare with vetted and trained professionals who can be booked by the ...
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  • Newsday
    The city of Long Beach will suspend recycling collection indefinitely through the end of the COVID-19 pandemic, officials announced Thursday. City Council president John Bendo announced the change in
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  • Orange County Register
    All Southern California beaches have some sort of restriction in place. State Parks beaches in the Los Angeles area and San Onofre and San Clemente, as well as Los Angeles County, Long Beach, Laguna Beach, Seal Beach and San Clemente beaches are fully shut down to the public and you can’t so much as put a toe in the sand. The rain has helped ...
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  • NBC Los Angeles
    Fifty members of the California National Guard 315th Company are scheduled to arrive in Long Beach Friday to provide the city with humanitarian aid during the COVID-19 pandemic. National Guard personnel, dressed in camouflage uniforms, will provide logistical and administrative support functions at temporary shelters and the city's Rapid ...
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  • NBC Los Angeles
    The Long Beach Unified board announced Thursday the selection of the first female superintendent in the school district's 135-year history. Jill Baker — who has worked for the school district for nearly 28 years — will assume her new role on Aug. 1. She will replace Christopher J. Steinhauser, who is retiring July 31 after 18 years as ...
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  • Orange County Register
    Other top rainfall totals included 0.78 of an inch in Woodland Hills, 0.69 of an inch in Northridge, 0.68 of an inch in Chatsworth, 0.66 of an inch in Van Nuys, 0.65 of an inch at Long Beach Airport, 0.62 of an inch in Sandberg, 0.59 of an inch at Los Angeles International Airport and Pasadena, 0.52 of an inch in downtown Los Angeles and San ...
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  • Orange County Register
    And two bills aim to tighten things further. AB 2117 by Assemblyman Patrick O’Donnell, D-Long Beach, would forbid pet stores from selling dogs, cats or rabbits unless the animals came from a public animal control agency or shelter. It also would make the selling of puppy mill animals a crime. AB 2152, by Assemblyman Todd Gloria, D-San Diego ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    They want to do a whole visit and want to have my family come over and talk, but we can’t.” In golf, Burbank High junior JJ Nakao regularly keeps in touch with recruiting coaches from Cal State Long Beach. But the 2019 Pacific League individual champion and former All-Area honoree has experienced a slowdown of coaches contacting him.
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  • KTLA
    A man accused of carjacking and kidnapping a woman as she sat in her car in downtown Long Beach, then repeatedly sexually assaulting her, pleaded not guilty to nine felony charges on Thursday, officials said. Jacob William Brown, 39, of Long Beach faces the possibility of life in state prison if convicted as charged, according to the Los ...
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