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  • YAHOO!
    Mario Andretti won the 1984 Grand Prix of Long Beach, the first IndyCar event on the Southern California street circuit. Andretti also won the 1977 F1 race at Long Beach.
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  • Hoodline on MSN.com
    Here's the most recent top news in Long Beach; see what headlines are trending among local readers, with links to full articles.
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  • Los Angeles Times
    He has two sons who qualified for the CIF State track and field championships as pole vaulters at Marina High. Michael Magula was in his junior season at Long Beach State, and Skyler Magula had just started as a freshman at Cal. “You just cut the rope and they can’t jump anymore,” Kevin Magula said. “They’ve got a lot of mixed emotions.
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  • Los Angeles Times
    It broke his heart to see the final spring seasons of his senior athletes shut down. As athletic director at Long Beach State, where spring sports have a rich tradition, Fee supported most anything that helped student-athletes in the wake of COVID-19. Yet, when the NCAA Division I Council approved an extra year of eligibility for spring sports ...
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  • YAHOO!
    We're going to publish the directory on Patch, in our local email newsletters and on our local Facebook pages to ensure that as many community members as possible know the status of your business. We'll continue to do this until this crisis has passed and our local businesses are back to normal operations.
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  • Press-Telegram
    She’s waiting to see if she got accepted in Boston. But most likely, she will accept a scholarship to Chapman University. Cal State Long Beach is also in the mix. She wants to make her final decision in April. She’s tried to stay sharp by performing in her home in Anaheim. But she said singing into a computer screen just isn’t the same.
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  • Los Angeles Times
    A man suspected of driving while intoxicated was arrested Tuesday evening after a brief police chase from Huntington Beach to Long Beach. The chase started at about 6:30 p.m. near the intersection of Pacific Coast Highway and Newland Street, according to Lt. Kevin Johnson of the Huntington Beach Police Department. Officers stopped the vehicle ...
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  • ABC 7 Los Angeles on MSN.com
    An online program matching unemployed or underemployed childcare workers and other professionals with potential employers has begun in Long Beach, Mayor Robert Garcia announced Tuesday. Work Long Beach will focus on "matching out-of-work childcare professionals with families and essential personnel,
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  • KTLA
    The FDA approves a 15-minute coronavirus test. President Trump extends the nation's stay-at-home guidelines. Plus, Christina Pascucci hears from a Long Beach fire department, where first responders have tested positive for COVID-19. Closing out the week, Bobby Gonzalez calls us Christina Pascucci for an end of week check-in. They chat about ...
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  • Orange County Register
    The VA Long Beach Healthcare System is prepared for a potential surge in coronavirus cases, if and when the time arises. That was the general message that representatives from the VA hospital gave in a Tuesday, March 31, phone interview with the Press-Telegram. Along with confirming that the hospital has treated more than one coronavirus ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    So far, about 73 school systems are offering meal programs, Newsom said. Although that figure represents a small minority of the state’s 1,037 school districts, it includes some of the largest — such as Los Angeles, San Diego, Fresno and Long Beach. L.A. Unified alone is handing out more than 400,000 meals a day to all who ask, according to ...
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  • Orange County Register
    “There is a ton of work ahead, and big decisions will have to be made. We expect to hear additional guidance from the state moving forward.” Long Beach Unified School District spokesman Chris Eftychiou noted on March 20 that the district had said an extension past May 3 – its potential return date – was possible. “Our school district ...
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  • Orange County Register
    The county tally generally runs behind those cities, because they operate thei rown health departments. Long Beach’s updated total is 123; while Pasadena’s remained at 25. Gov. Gavin Newsom, in his noon time briefing on Tuesday, said that 25,000 healthcare workers responded to a call on Monday to enroll in a statewide database at ...
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  • YAHOO!
    A total of 3,011 cases of coronavirus have been confirmed in Los Angeles County. (Shutterstock) LONG BEACH, CA — Officials have confirmed that 3,011 people across Los Angeles County have been infected with the coronavirus, and 54 have died. Ten of those deaths were first reported Tuesday. They included a Los Angeles Health care worker and ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    The city now has the third highest number of cases in the county, after Los Angeles and Long Beach, which have 1,171 and 99 cases, respectively. The L.A. neighborhood of Melrose has 82 cases alone. Across the county, there are roughly 2,474 cases. “I know we can do a better job, and we need to do a better job, to try and stop the infection ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    But they were fought by the cruise operator, Carnival, every step of the way. Morris, 71, and his family were booked into three cabins on the Carnival Panorama, which was scheduled to set sail from Long Beach on April 11. Until Monday, Carnival had insisted the Riverside resident was out of luck if he wanted his $7,500 ticket cost refunded.
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  • KTLA
    The FDA approves a 15-minute coronavirus test. President Trump extends the nation's stay-at-home guidelines. Plus, Christina Pascucci hears from a Long Beach fire department, where first responders have tested positive for COVID-19. Closing out the week, Bobby Gonzalez calls us Christina Pascucci for an end of week check-in. They chat about ...
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  • YAHOO!
    Limited (OTCMKTS:OROVY) said Monday it realized a $1.15 billion profit from the sale of the Long Beach Container Terminal (LBCT).In April, OOIL sold the Port of Long Beach terminal to a consortium of investors led by Macquarie Infrastructure Partners for $1.
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  • Los Angeles Times
    The NCAA Division I Council voted Monday to approve an extra year of eligibility for all spring sport athletes who had their seasons canceled because of COVID-19, but the generosity will come with a caveat for seniors: If they choose to return for another year, the Council, “in a nod to the financial uncertainty faced by higher education ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    “You’re talking about an equality issue,” USC baseball coach Jason Gill said Friday. “It costs $74,000 a year to go to USC. It costs $18,000 per year to go to Long Beach State. So, you can come back, but you have to pay your way? Well, we’re going to have guys transfer out that can’t afford it.” “If UCLA has 12 seniors and USC ...
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