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  • Orange County Register
    Slow down and use caution while traveling.” A wind advisory will be in effect until 9 p.m. Tuesday along the LA County Coast, in metropolitan Los Angeles, Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Long Beach, the San Fernando, San Gabriel and Santa Clarita Valleys and Santa Monica Mountains Recreational Area and some valley areas of Ventura County ...
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  • Orange County Register
    San Clemente City Beach has tryouts Feb. 23, with San Clemente State the following weekend, Feb. 29. Long Beach tryouts are scheduled for March 7 and Seal Beach for March 14. OC Lifeguards hold tryouts at Aliso Beach in Laguna Beach on April 6.
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  • Orange County Register
    Woman struck by vehicle, dies in Westminster Sinéad O’Connor stuns in her first Southern California show in 8 years Dave McCoy, founder of Mammoth Mountain, dies at 104 Oscars 2020: The 7 big moments people will be talking about Long Beach man accused in deadly Aliso Viejo spa bombing charged with fraud
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  • NBC Los Angeles
    Long Beach police detectives were looking for people who would buy tobacco products for minors Saturday but found an alleged illegal gambling operation instead, authorities said. It happened about 11:20 a.m. in the 200 block of West Anaheim Street, police officials said. Detectives working a tobacco decoy operation outside a retail business ...
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  • Orange County Register
    The Long Beach man accused of plotting the mail bomb attack on an Aliso Viejo day spa in 2018 that killed his ex-girlfriend has now been charged in an unrelated fraud case. Stephen William Beal, 61, was charged with two counts of hiding hundreds of thousands of dollars he received as a life insurance payout for his wife’s death after he filed ...
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  • 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; students, $5; discounts available; caregivers, free. (310) 558-3500. TheMusicGuild.org Musik!
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  • Los Angeles Times
    Sat., 8 p.m.; next Sun., 2 p.m.; ends March 1. $25-$90. (562) 916-8500. cerritoscenter.com LBP Staff & Friends Cabaret Fundraiser/variety show. Long Beach Playhouse, Studio Theatre (upstairs), 5021 E. Anaheim St., Long Beach. Sat., 8 p.m. $15, $30. (562) 494-1014. lbplayhouse.org Out of the Eclipse Tony winner Joanna Gleason stars in the West ...
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  • KTLA
    Simmons was found at a motel at Atlantic Avenue and First Street in Long Beach, along with evidence linking him to the Pasadena Chase Bank robbery, according to police. During the Pasadena robbery, Simmons passed a demand note to the bank teller, implying he had a gun — a method similar to one he used in a failed robbery attempt a week before ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    But there will be strong competition to determine who emerges as No. 1 when championship games are played Feb. 28 at the Pyramid in Long Beach. For boys, the Open Division seedings are No. 1 Sierra Canyon, No. 2 Corona Centennial, No. 3 Temecula Rancho Christian, No. 4 Etiwanda, No. 5 Long Beach St. Anthony, No. 6 Studio City Harvard-Westlake ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    “He showed up in his English riding gear, breeches, boots, everything but the whip,” Spencer remembered. Even in that getup, Reagan charmed the crowd. At another signing, in Long Beach, a reporter asked for an answer to the question posed by the title: I found the rest of me, Reagan replied, “in politics.” Reagan’s chief opponents for ...
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  • KTLA
    Two people were wounded in a shooting in Long Beach late Friday night, Long Beach Police Department officials said. The shooting was reported about 10:40 p.m. in the 1100 block of 16th Street, according to Long Beach police Lt. Brown. Officers responded to find two male victims with gunshot wounds to their upper torsos, the lieutenant said.
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  • NBC Los Angeles
    Long Beach police detectives were looking for people who would buy tobacco products for minors Saturday but found an alleged illegal gambling operation instead, authorities said. It happened about 11:20 a.m. in the 200 block of West Anaheim Street, police officials said. Detectives working a tobacco decoy operation outside a retail business ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    “There’s no question that all of us have a lot of pride in the moment and think it’s a great moment for the country,” said Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia, a gay supporter of former Vice President Joe Biden. David Mixner, a New York City writer and gay rights activist who has long raised money for Democrats, said the presidential ...
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  • Orange County Register
    The USGS received online reports of the quake from Barstow, Palmdale, Highland, Riverside, Perris, Indio, Mission Viejo, Los Angeles, Long Beach and Santa Clarita, among other areas. An earthquake of that magnitude is capable of causing only minor damage.
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  • Orange County Register
    Ex-Long Beach Marriott hotel cook who threatened to shoot up workplace last year pleads no contest to felony charges The incident in Korat comes just a month after another high-profile mall shooting, in the central Thai city of Lopburi. In that case, a masked gunman carrying a handgun with a silencer killed three people, including a 2-year-old ...
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  • Orange County Register
    Open Division boys and girls basketball championship games are Feb. 28 at the Pyramid at Long Beach State. Other division championship games are at Azusa Pacific University, Colony High of Ontario and at Godinez High. Which division are at which sites will be decided after the semifinals.
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  • Los Angeles Times
    Turns out he has a good sense of humor along with all that passion. “I have no idea,” he said. Shireen Pavri, dean of the education department at Cal State Long Beach, said many of her grads have traditionally gone straight to jobs with Long Beach Unified. But because of the cost of coastal real estate, some are doubling up with roommates ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    There are similar stories up and down the Wildcats roster, which could explain the jubilant atmosphere around the team. The practice field in Veterans Stadium at Long Beach City College was overflowing with laughter earlier this week. Williams was playfully teased by teammates as he posed for photographs to accompany this column. Defensive ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    The likely teams are Chatsworth Sierra Canyon, Corona Centennial, Etiwanda, Temecula Rancho Christian, Santa Ana Mater Dei, Long Beach St. Anthony, Bellflower St. John Bosco and Harvard-Westlake. For girls, the eight teams to watch are Sierra Canyon ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    But the Long Beach native and former UCLA standout transformed an ordinary visit to play the Lakers into an extraordinary occasion Thursday night, an event that was infused with history and sentiment and inspiration from someone who was not there but was with him in his heart. Westbrook considered Kobe Bryant a close friend, and like many ...
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