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  • Orange County Register
    LONG BEACH — An era came to a close Friday night at Veterans Stadium, where Rod Petkovic, the legend who has run Millikan’s boys soccer program for nearly four decades, walked off the field for the last time. His Rams (21-2-6) were knocked out of the CIF Southern Section playoffs on a glorious goal that carried Santa Ana, another storied ...
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  • Orange County Register
    The team’s manager and general manager were fired as a result of the scandal. From Long Beach to East Fullerton, leagues are acknowledging, Houston, we have a problem. In Long Beach, for example, the Minor B Astros finished third among 10 teams last season. The league’s executive board had informal talks in the offseason and put the word ...
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  • Orange County Register
    Nazis and confederate flags.” Neighbors and activists stand in solidarity with the victims of white supremacists in Charlottesville by holding a vigil at Harvey Milk Park in downtown Long Beach in August 2017.Photo for The Daily News by Axel Koester, 08/13/2017. The ADL says three white supremacist groups — Patriot Front, American Identity ...
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  • YAHOO!
    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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  • KTLA
    Police on Friday arrested three teens suspected of killing two people and wounding 10 others in a rash of shootings in Long Beach. Police in Long Beach said the 16- and 17-year-old gang members are suspected of carrying out seven shootings since November. Two of the teens are being investigated for murder and attempted murder and the third is ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    Roses are red, Violets are blue. I love free poems, Long Beach Airport does too. Passengers flying in or out of Long Beach Airport on Friday afternoon can enjoy being showered with some free love. Poet Brian Sonia-Wallace will be on hand to craft custom-made love poems you can take with you — and share with your valentine. He’ll be wearing ...
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  • MSN
    Curious just how far your dollar goes in Long Beach real estate? From budget apartments to luxury apartments, here's what you can get locally by price point, with photos and amenities.
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  • Orange County Register
    “All of us up here have spoken about the preciousness of our beaches and our terror at their loss,” Commissioner Donne Brownsey said at the meeting in Long Beach’s City Council Chambers. “(This) is what I consider a handful of homes compared to a large number of people who recreate on that beach and enjoy nature there. The public ...
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  • Benzinga.com
    Supporting the regulated cannabis community saves jobs. Long Beach, CA, February 13, 2020 The Long Beach Collective Association (“LBCA”), cannabis
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  • Orange County Register
    “I wanted to be downtown, so it was good for that, and it had everything, really, that I needed to live.” Officials in cities looking to allow an increase in micro-units, like in Long Beach, have said they hope to can welcome more people like Davis. “It took us 30-plus years to get into this housing crisis, and it’s going take several ...
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  • LAist
    Cute Little Wedding Chapel will host $14 Valentine's Day weddings. (Arun Sankar/AFP via Getty Images) This Valentine's Day, a Southern California officiant is offering $14 weddings at his Long Beach chapel for happy couples looking to tie the knot. Alan Katz is "not that crusty, old guy standing up there," he told LAist. Instead, his weddings ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    To start my dream day the next morning, we hit the waves early, this time on spectacular Long Beach. After playing in the waves for 2½ hours, I was thrilled to get the hang of being vertical on a surf board. We showered at the Long Beach Lodge Resort Surf Club, then turned our car eastward toward the glacier-laced skyline of the Vancouver ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    He has pleaded not guilty. Prosecutors say Panthier, a Long Beach-area transient, assaulted Francisco Sanchez-Reyes of Long Beach at College Medical Center on Jan. 31. Sanchez-Reyes suffered major injuries to his upper torso and died nine days later, Long Beach police said. Panthier was arrested the day of the attack. He remains in custody with ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    In recent months, hundreds of truckers who own their own big rigs at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach have set themselves up as independent businesses in hopes of qualifying. Sheila Scoville, president of Omni Therapy, a 30-employee Los Angeles referral agency, is one executive hoping the business-to-business provision will save her ...
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  • MSN
    Mild temperatures are in store for Long Beach over the next few days, according to the seven-day forecast from drone-powered weather service Saildrone. The weather today and Saturday includes forecast highs in the upper 60s. The immediate forecast also has partly cloudy skies in store for today. Skies will be clear on Saturday. Winds will reach ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    Slashing regulations has been a theme of Carson’s in recent days as he toured Southern California, most recently in San Diego and Riverside. He visits Long Beach on Friday. On Thursday morning, he told a room of state and local politicians that there was no place for the NIMBYism that often blocks development of affordable housing in ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    (N) 10 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. HBO The Issue Is: Elex Michaelson Former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger (R-Calif.). Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson; Mayor Kevin Faulconer (R-San Diego); Mayor Darrell Steinberg (D-Sacramento); Mayor Robert Garcia (D-Long Beach); L.A. County Supervisor Kathryn Barger (R-San Marino); State Senator Holly ...
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  • Orange County Register
    JSerra’s Kennedy Carter heads one in over Millikan’s Alicia Calderon as the Lions take on the Rams in Long Beach, CA, on Thursday, February 13, 2020. (Photo by Tracey Roman, Contributing Photographer) LONG BEACH — Any hopes Millikan harbored of giving mighty JSerra another real fight, as the Rams did in last year’s CIF Southern Section ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    He takes over a program looking for its first NCAA tournament appearance since 2002. Long Beach State: After Troy Buckley was fired midseason, the Dirtbags went out and hired Eric Valenzuela. He has been tasked with turning around a program that has had two losing seasons in a row after being 90 feet away from a trip to Omaha just three years ago.
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  • Los Angeles Times
    MJ Gabaldon pitched six shutout innings, and the Orange Coast College baseball team beat Long Beach City 4-0 on Thursday in a nonconference road game. Gabaldon (1-0) allowed two hits, walked two and struck out two. Jack Noble pitched three shutout innings ...
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