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  • Orange County Register
    Neighborhood leaders gathered in Long Beach in the spring of 2017 to discuss a City Hall plan to address the city’s housing shortage. What they learned sparked a revolt. To increase the housing supply and stem skyrocketing residential costs, planners ...
  • Los Angeles Times
    The children’s event includes stories about holiday parties and family traditions from the Rancho’s past, as well as an interactive concert by the Long Beach Camerata Singers and craft activities in the barnyard. Children must be accompanied by an adult. $15 adults, $10 children under 12. Children 2 and under are free. The three-day evening ...
  • Orange County Register
    A cadre of state officials will head to Long Beach on Tuesday, Dec. 10, to review local efforts to encourage participation in the 2020 census. Committees from the state Assembly and the state Senate will meet in the city’s Civic Chambers to publicly discuss outreach plans in Los Angeles and Orange counties. “We are looking forward to ...
  • Orange County Register
    Long Beach’s latest distillery poured its first vodka on Repeal Day, the day that celebrates the repeal of Prohibition in 1933. Owner Robert Molina plans to later create craft rum, brandy and whiskey in the distillery’s copper stills using locally sourced ingredients. Original signs provided by King hang inside the distillery as well as a ...
  • Orange County Register
    Long Beach Poly thrust itself into the CIF-SS Open Division conversation by defeating Orange County’s top-ranked team 51-46 in overtime in the finals of the Troy Classic. The 3-pointer by Demetre from the top of arc with 3.5 seconds left in the fourth ...
  • Orange County Register
    Founded in part on Disney’s brief 1990 plan for an ocean-adjacent theme park in Long Beach, DisneySea on Tokyo Bay is satisfyingly Disney-centric and simultaneously an inspired rethink and superbly executed build on the core values. DisneySea rewards via a unique water theme, with exotic lands (American Waterfront; Mediterranean Harbor ...
  • Los Angeles Times
    University Synagogue, 11960 Sunset Blvd., Brentwood. Mon., 8 p.m. Also at Cal State Long Beach, Daniel Recital Hall, E. Atherton St., Long Beach. Tue., 8 p.m.; and Adat Ari El Temple, 12020 Burbank Blvd., North Hollywood. Wed., 8 p.m. $46-$56; discounts available; caregivers, free. (310) 558-3500. TheMusicGuild.org A Tribute to Oliver Knussen ...
  • Los Angeles Times
    (800) 745-3000. Ticketmaster.com It’s a Wonderful Christmas Carol Bravo Company spoofs classic holiday stories, movies, cartoons, variety shows, etc. Long Beach Playhouse, Studio Theatre, 5021 E. Anaheim St., Long Beach. Fri.-Sat., 8 p.m. $20. (562) 494-1014. lbplayhouse.org Ledisi: The Legend of Little Girl Blue The singer explores the ...
  • CBSSports.com
    LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) Jahlil Tripp had 15 points and eight rebounds as Pacific defeated Long Beach State 65-46 on Saturday. Gary Chivichyan had 13 points for Pacific (9-3), which won its fourth consecutive game. Justin Moore added seven rebounds. Long Beach State totaled 24 points in the second half, a season low for the team. Colin Slater ...
  • Daily Breeze
    LONG BEACHLong Beach State on Saturday afternoon entered its basketball game against Pacific as a rather decent shooting team – 46.7 percent overall from the field, 36.2 percent from 3-point range. That marksmanship was not there against the hard-playing Tigers. Consequently, Pacific came away with a 65-46 victory over LBSU at Walter ...
  • Orange County Register
    LONG BEACHLong Beach State on Saturday afternoon entered its basketball game against Pacific as a rather decent shooting team – 46.7% overall from the field, 36.2% from 3-point range. That marksmanship was not there against the hard-playing Tigers. Consequently, Pacific came away with a 65-46 victory over the Beach at Walter Pyramid.
  • Los Angeles Times
    Mulholland Highway, Calabasas. Sat., 2 and 7 p.m.; next Sun., 1 and 5:30 p.m. $22-$37; discounts available. CaliforniaDanceEnsemble.org The Nutcracker Long Beach Ballet performs with a full symphony orchestra. Terrace Theater, Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center, 300 E. Ocean Blvd, Long Beach. Sat., 2 and 7:30 p.m.; next Sun.,
  • KTLA
    Branding expert and SociallyBuzz founder Andre Kay offers tips for aspiring business owners ahead of his appearance at the Franchise Expo West in Long Beach. Originally aired on KTLA Weekend Morning News on Saturday, December 7, 2019.
  • KTLA
    Erin Myers reports from Queen Mary Christmas, a holiday season celebration in Long Beach open select dates through January 1, 2020. For details and dates, visit QueenMary.com. Originally aired on KTLA Weekend Morning News on Saturday, December 7, 2019.
  • Los Angeles Times
    Jonah Mathews had 20 points with four three-pointers for USC (8-2). Onyeka Okongwu added 13 points, and Anderson had 10 points with eight assists. USC is back home Dec. 15 against Long Beach State. The Trojans then play LSU at Staples Center before a Dec. 29 visit from Florida Gulf Coast, which is coach Andy Enfield’s former team. Stanford ...
  • Orange County Register
    Segerstrom, 12:15 p.m.; Northwood vs. Dana Hills, 1:45 p.m.; San Clemente vs. El Toro, 3:15 p.m.; Edison vs. Foothill, 4:45 p.m.; Aliso Niguel vs. Newport Harbor, 6:15 p.m. Grizzly tournament games at Irvine: Savanna vs. Fullerton, 2 p.m.; Huntington Beach vs. Long Beach Wilson, 3:30 p.m.; Calvary Chapel vs.
  • Orange County Register
    Segerstrom, 12:15 p.m.; Northwood vs. Dana Hills, 1:45 p.m.; San Clemente vs. El Toro, 3:15 p.m.; Edison vs. Foothill, 4:45 p.m.; Aliso Niguel vs. Newport Harbor, 6:15 p.m. Grizzly tournament games at Irvine: Savanna vs. Fullerton, 2 p.m.; Huntington Beach vs. Long Beach Wilson, 3:30 p.m.; Calvary Chapel vs.
  • Newsday
    One person has been arrested in connection with a fire that damaged three houses Friday night, Long Beach police said. The fire started in a West Broadway attached rowhouse and caused damage to two adjoining buildings, police said. It was reported around 9:30 p.m. Police did not provide further details.
  • Orange County Register
    The holiday celebrations continue through the weekend, with Long Beach’s annual Belmont Shores Christmas Parade set for Saturday evening, Dec. 7. Sign up for The Localist, our daily email newsletter with handpicked stories relevant to where you live. Subscribe here.
  • Los Angeles Times
    “One of the things we decided to look into was the idea of healthy eating,” he recalled. Parajon filed for a grant with Rotary District No. 5280, which includes 60 clubs from Santa Clarita to Long Beach, to see if he could find a way to fund such a program. Parajon’s efforts were rewarded as he earned a $2,750 allocation to explore how ...

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