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  • Los Angeles Times
    Marina got invited for the first time. The Sea Kings and Vikings were among the 31 teams attending Monday’s 44th annual CIF event at the Grand Long Beach Events Center. The section honored the teams that will compete in the football finals in their respective divisions on Friday and Saturday. The Sea Kings return to the CIF finals for the ...
  • Orange County Register
    Price, who spent about 25 years working on homeless issues prior to joining the county — much of it in Long Beach — expressed surprise early in her tenure at the physical and mental state of many homeless people in Orange County. But Price’s experience in Long Beach, Bartlett said, “gave us a leg up when we were starting our system of ...
  • Los Angeles Times
    “I feel if I started somewhere, that’s where I’m going to finish,” he said Monday in Long Beach during the CIF Southern Section championship luncheon. “Whether or not my team was going to be good or not didn’t matter. I just wanted to be able to show what I could do. Being at Cypress, I got colleges being able to look at me.
  • Reuters
    Nico Mannion had 22 points and eight assists to lead a blistering second-half effort as No. 14 Arizona routed Long Beach State 104-67 on Sunday night in Tucson, Ariz. The Wildcats (6-0) scored 66 points after halftime and outscored the Beach (2-4) by 32 points in the second half, as they wrapped up a season-opening six-game homestand.
  • Arizona Daily Star
    But at least in their first game permanently without the bouncy sophomore guard, in Arizona’s 104-67 win over Long Beach State on Sunday, the Wildcats’ shorter perimeter rotation was actually more effective. Arizona coach Sean Miller, who dismissed Doutrive on Friday for reasons he would not discuss, spread the extra minutes around by ...
  • Los Angeles Times
    She thinks there may be others involved in the far-reaching scheme that ran from 2017 to September 2019 in multiple Southern California communities, including Long Beach, Maywood and San Pedro. “Tens of hundreds of thousands of dollars” have been lost, she said. “In 2019, we typically think of scams being perpetrated online via email or ...
  • Orange County Register
    Long Beach’s breakwater may be here to stay. A long-awaited report from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers released Monday, Nov. 25, which analyzed six options for improving the marine habitat in the east San Pedro Bay, recommended moving ahead with a reef restoration plan, which would not make any modifications to the Long Beach breakwater.
  • Orange County Register
    For those in Alamitos Bay and elsewhere in Long Beach, Thanksgiving evening will signal the start of the Christmas season — with a tradition first sparked in 1949. That tradition is the annual Trees in the Bay tree-lighting ceremony. Trees installed in Rainbow Lagoon, Alamitos Bay Marina, Spinnaker Bay, Rainbow Harbor, Scherer Park ...
  • News 12 New Jersey
    A Long Beach woman pleaded not guilty following a DWI arrest Sunday morning after an incident in which her passenger jumped from the car out of fear.
  • Orange County Register
    In Whittier the temperature will top out at 56 degrees. Anaheim will reach 55 degrees during the day and cool to 44 at night. Along the coast, Long Beach will get to 54 degrees and Redondo Beach is to hit 55. At Big Bear Lake, the day temperatures will peak at a frosty 29 degrees during the day and at night dip to about 16 degrees. But up in ...
  • KTLA
    The defendants—Luisa Camargo, 38; Mercedes Montanez, 68; Tito Lozada, 49; and Maria Luisa Henao, 43—have been charged with conspiracy to commit wire fraud in connection with an operation that dates back to 2017 in Long Beach, Maywood, Baldwin Park, Hawaiian Gardens, Fontana, Lakewood, San Pedro, and Chula Vista, according to the U.S ...
  • Orange County Register
    Backroom maneuvers in Congress on behalf of other bus makers would ban American transit agencies like Metro, Muni, Long Beach Transit and LADOT from using federal dollars to purchase BYD electric buses simply because of the company’s heritage. Headquartered in Shenzhen, China, BYD is privately held and publicly traded. Warren Buffett’s ...
  • Orange County Register
    Price came to Orange County from Long Beach, where she served for nearly nine years as that city’s homeless services division officer and then managed its bureau of community health. This story will be updated.
  • Orange County Register
    She said the station gives away dozens of tickets during the pre-show event. 5 things you can do at the Queen Mary Christmas celebration in Long Beach 20 holiday-themed concerts to check out in Southern California this season Trans-Siberian Orchestra brings ‘Christmas Eve’ to Ontario early After 40 years as Scrooge, Hal Landon Jr. is ready ...
  • Orange County Register
    All except one were Colombian nationals. All four have been charged with conspiracy to commit wire fraud. Three were arrested in Long Beach on Nov. 5. The fourth was arrested in San Diego. A trial date was set for Jan. 14. Each suspect faces at least 20 years in prison. The FBI has found at least six victims, ages 64 to 81, the suspects ...
  • Orange County Register
    The Queen Mary is sailing into the holiday season this year with a celebration that includes an outdoor Christmas village inspired by of course the North Pole, a 26-foot-tall Christmas tree and other holiday themed stuff on and off the ship from Nov. 29-Jan. 1. There’s going to be a lot going on at the Queen Mary Christmas celebration, so ...
  • Hoodline on MSN.com
    Read on for the most recent top news you may have missed in Long Beach. A 36-year-old man was fatally shot Friday night in Long Beach's third shooting in just over 24 hours, authorities said. Jamie Ruiz of Long Beach died in the attack, which took place about 10:55 p.m. in the 1500 block of Magnolia Avenue, according to the Long Beach Police ...
  • YAHOO!
    Start your day off right by browsing through cuddly kittens! There are dozens of kittens up for adoption right here in Long Beach. Hoodline partnered with Petfinder, an online adoption site that lists “more than 315,000 adoptable pets from nearly 14,000 animal shelters and rescue groups" to bring you this roundup of kittens near you.
  • Orange County Register
    The tour is presented by and proceeds benefit Priceless Pets, a no-kill rescue organization. Victorian Christmas at the Bembridge House, Long Beach 953 N Park Circle Drive, Long Beach Dec. 3, 7, 10, 17 and 21, docent-led tours; Dec. 7 and 21, Magical Evening (21 and over); Dec. 15, Family fun featuring the Jewel Box Children’s Theater.
  • Orange County Register
    The company said it also made charitable donations to organizations near all three stores. Ellen Kuhnert has been elected president of the Association of California Nurse Leaders Orange County and Long Beach Chapter. The term begins January 2020 and lasts for two years. Kuhnert currently serves as chief nursing officer for Orange County ...

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