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  • Orange County Register
    Neither will serve him well in El Salvador. But that’s where the honorably discharged veteran from Long Beach is apparently headed, as the U.S. government readies to deport him in the next few days. Benitez faces imminent deportation, according to a team ...
  • Los Angeles Times
    Azusa at Citrus College, 7 p.m. Workman vs. Duarte at La Puente, 7 p.m. Lakewood at Long Beach Wilson, 7 p.m. Long Beach Cabrillo at Long Beach Jordan, 7 p.m. Long Beach Poly at Compton, 7 p.m. MOUNTAIN PASS LEAGUE Beaumont at Tahquitz, 7 p.m. Citrus Hill at West Valley, 7 p.m. San Jacinto at Hemet, 7 p.m. MOUNTAIN VALLEY LEAGUE Miller at ...
  • Los Angeles Times
    Elizabeth Norling, Long Beach To the editor: Just as Trump’s own bigotry has provided a springboard for hate-based violence to proliferate, so too will homophobes take it as carte blanche to unleash campaigns of reinvigorated malevolence if the Supreme Court fails to afford the LGBTQ community equal protection under the law.
  • Los Angeles Times
    The family did not know his organs had been donated until told by The Times. In Long Beach in 2008, Stephen Beal allowed OneLegacy to take bones and skin from his wife’s body. Forty-eight-year-old Christine Beal had died three weeks after she allegedly tumbled down a staircase in their home with a heavy table landing on top of her ...
  • Los Angeles Times
    “Body was viewed at the [mortuary] and it was noted that it had been harvested which prevented any further observations,” an L.A. County coroner’s office investigator wrote after Santiago Guimary Jr., 58, of Long Beach collapsed at a bowling alley in 2008 and died shortly after. In the case of Guimary, Jinde and other Los Angeles ...
  • Los Angeles Times
    Fri.-Sat., 8 p.m.; ends Nov. 16. $25. Theatre68.com Dracula Radio-style presentation of the Bram Stoker terror tale about a Transylvanian vampire loose in London. Long Beach Shakespeare Company, Helen Borgers Theatre, 4250 Atlantic Blvd., Long Beach. Fri.-Sat., 8 p.m.; next Sun., 2 p.m. $12.50. (562) 997-1494. LBShakespeare.org Gravity and ...
  • Orange County Register
    At least a decade of aching calves, banged-up ankles and untold blisters. That’s what the folks who gathered Saturday, Oct. 12 at Long Beach’s Expo Hall all had in common. Oh, and a lot of pride and resilience, too. A throng of 300-plus people were honored by the Long Beach Marathon’s Legacy Foundation on the afternoon before the 35th ...
  • Orange County Register
    On Sunday, Long Beach Marathon competitors will wind through city streets for 26.2 miles. On Saturday, Oct. 12, young runners got the “Fun Size” version. Beginning at 9 a.m. near the Aquarium of the Pacific, hundreds of kids as young as 5 tightened their laces for the 1-mile Aquarium of the Pacific Kids Fun Run. Rich Archbold: Legacy ...
  • Orange County Register
    Centennial Farm marks 30 years at Orange County fairgrounds Thousands watch daredevil pilots zip over Huntington Beach Photos: Southeast Asia Day displays diverse array of cultures at Long Beach’s Aquarium of the Pacific Stunt pilots dazzle, as they prep for Great Pacific Airshow in Huntington Beach Greeted by Miss Canada 1960, Snowbirds fly ...
  • YAHOO!
    Interested in getting the lowdown the newest businesses to open in Long Beach? From a ramen spot to a shoe store, read on for a list of the newest businesses to land in this Long Beach neighborhood. Silverlake Ramen is a spot to score ramen and noodles. From shoyu to mazemen (no broth ramen) to spicy tonkotsu, this spot hopes to satisfy your ...
  • KTLA
    Investigators arrested a man Friday who they say stabbed another man to death during a dispute over vandalism at a Long Beach homeless encampment last month, officials said. James Earl Mays, 53, described as homeless, was arrested shortly after 11 a.m. and booked on suspicion of murder, according to the Long Beach Police Department. He’s ...
  • KTLA
    Homicide detectives arrested a suspect Friday in connection with the deadly shooting of a 20-year-old Long Beach City College student athlete during a botched robbery outside a Jack in the Box restaurant last year, authorities said. Edward Jacobs, 30, of Lynwood is accused of murder for the Sept. 26, 2018, killing of 20-year-old Guy Eugene ...
  • YAHOO!
    Apartment hunting on a budget can be difficult. So what does the low-end rent on a rental in Long Beach look like these days — and what might you get for your money? According to Walk Score's assessment, the neighborhood is friendly for those on foot and is convenient for biking. It also features median rents for a one-bedroom that hover ...
  • Orange County Register
    Jim Warnemeunde barely escaped with his life after a Northern California wildfire destroyed his home last year. But that didn’t stop him from running in the Jet Blue Long Beach Marathon. David Purucker had open heart surgery, but he ran in the marathon five weeks later. Phil Newberg passed out from dehydration during the race, went to the ...
  • YAHOO!
    Long Beach has plenty of quality dessert spots, so which to choose? To help you plan your outing, here’s a roundup of the top dessert destinations, delivered by Hoodline using Yelp data and our own secret recipe. Topping the list is The Pie Bar.
  • Press-Telegram
    A man was physically assaulted and stabbed by two women in the East Village community of Long Beach Thursday night, Oct. 10, authorities said. Long Beach police were called to the 500 block of East 6th Street just before 8 p.m. and found a man with stab wounds to his upper torso, police spokeswoman Shaunna Dandoy said. Officers provided first ...
  • Orange County Register
    Information: memorialcare.org/LungCancer. Sunayna Bakaya, MD, is a board-certified radiologist at MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center. Dr. Bakaya’s special interests include ultrasound, oncological imaging, womans imaging and lung cancer screening, as well as teaching and clinical research.
  • YAHOO!
    Lena Gonzalez as the District 1 council member in a special election Nov. 5. Read the full story on Long Beach Press-Telegram. 15,000 Long Beach Marathon runners will hail from 44 states and 6 countries; 20% will be first-timers Long Beach tends to have a higher rate of first-timers than some other races because the course is mostly flat.
  • Los Angeles Times
    I had signs up, ‘Pizza. Fruits and Vegetables. And Lemonade.’ I even branded my lemons with a happy face stamp.” Jones earned a journalism degree from Cal State Long Beach in 1992, but a terrible job market persuaded him to try something else. He and one of his brothers, Larry, were netting $500 to $1,000 a month building personal ...
  • Hoodline on MSN.com
    Looking to try the top food trucks around? Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best affordable taco trucks in Long Beach, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to fulfill your urges. Topping the list ...

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