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  • Orange County Register
    On Thursday, 2.17 inches of rain were reported at Long Beach Airport, 1.8 inches at the San Gabriel Dam, 1.6 inches in El Monte, 1.25 inches in Van Nuys, 1.14 inches at L.A. City College, 1.01 inch in Malibu, .99 of an inch in Bel Air, .87 in Santa Monica and .78 at LAX. The volume of rain in Long Beach was a record for a November 28.
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  • Orange County Register
    Wake Forest will take on Long Beach State, which rallied to beat Providence, in a semifinal on Friday at 11 a.m., while Charleston will face Providence in the consolation bracket at approximately 1:30 p.m. Semifinal: Long Beach State vs. Wake Forest, 11 a.m. Consolation: Providence vs. Charleston, approx. 1:30 p.m. Consolation: Pepperdine vs.
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  • Los Angeles Times
    “As if the 10 months of no train wasn’t inconvenient enough, it’s just been weeks of total ineptitude,” said Julian Milward, 37, an attorney who lives in Long Beach and commutes to downtown. “It’s really discouraging.” Before the ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    The talented John Humphrey is a two-way standout at receiver and defensive back. Carlos Ramirez has 20 sacks. Marina, which is led by running back Pharoah Rush, is making its first finals appearance under former Long Beach Poly assistant Jeff Turley. The pick: Muir. Division 14: Downey St. Pius X-St. Matthias (12-0) at South Torrance (9-4), 7 p ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    Farther south, the storm deluged Long Beach with more than 2 inches of rain, breaking the city’s previous record for the day set in 1970. Still, some found a way to enjoy the spectacle of a white Thanksgiving Day and feel gratitude for a break in the recent dry conditions that have fueled destructive wildfires throughout the state.
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  • Orange County Register
    The countersuit, filed Nov. 15 in Riverside County Superior Court, accuses Long Beach-based Providence Industries of fraud, breach of contract and unfair business practices. The complaint contends Providence conducted a “systematic, years-long scheme to defraud [LuLaRoe] by intentionally under-delivering and overcharging LLR for products ...
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  • Orange County Register
    LONG BEACH Dr. Luis Garcia glanced at his watch, sighed and tapped the mic. It was 10:20 a.m., 20 minutes past the scheduled start, and it was clear that this Saturday’s workshop — talking about the psychological risks of being an immigrant — would not be well attended. Garcia looked up from the podium, scanned the approximately 200-seat ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    Communities have been promised clean trucks. The ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, which together make up the largest single source of pollution in Southern California, have pledged to allow only zero-emission trucks at the port complex by 2035. Mayor Eric Garcetti and regional leaders set a goal that 40% of short-haul trucks and 60% of ...
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  • OC Weekly
    Taking my friend’s advice, I asked women I know around Orange County and Long Beach if they’ve ever dealt with a stalker. Some said yes immediately; others said no, then a few minutes later came back to me and said my question had jogged an old memory. Very few said they’d never had a stalker. Here are 10 of their accounts, all given ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    red flags and making us look bad like Trump.” Jessica Lorenzo of Long Beach said she’ll start doing research on candidates as the March 3 primary nears. “The most important thing is getting Trump out of office. That’s number one,” said the former doula and stay-at-home mom of three. Lorenzo, 30, said she liked several candidates ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    Customers can choose routes between nearly 40 commercial and general aviation airports, such as Hollywood Burbank Airport, Van Nuys Airport, Chino Airport, Long Beach Airport and Montgomery Field. More than 3,000 people have signed up, according to company officials. “What routes we start flying first depend on the demand,” said Lisa Walker ...
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  • Orange County Register
    Army Corps of Engineers recommends plan that would make no changes to Long Beach breakwater What to do with nuclear waste stymies nations all over the world, study finds Ready for snow season? Here’s what you need to know about local resorts Mountain lions have good day in court; tentative ruling questions Temecula environmental report ...
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  • Orange County Register
    pre-teens and teens Why this new cookie shop in Long Beach has a shelf life Doing the stand-up tour gives Noah a break from the 24/7 news cycle and all the commotion and breaking news that comes with ongoing impeachment hearings and the ramping up of yet another election year. “It is a nice break and I think people should take that break in ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    He lost a younger brother in a hiking accident several years ago. Then on Halloween night, an alleged drunk driver struck his older brother, sister-in-law and 3-year-old nephew while they were walking with a stroller along a sidewalk bordering Los Cerritos Park in Long Beach. All three died. Students, coaches and faculty at St. John Bosco have ...
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  • Orange County Register
    While freshman point guard Nico Mannion and the high-scoring Wildcats (6-0) figure to be the star attractions, the field also includes Long Beach State (2-4), Pepperdine (3-3), Wake Forest (3-2), Providence (4-2), College of Charleston (3-2), Central Florida (3-1) and Penn (3-2). Just how regional is the Arizona roster? Senior guard Max Hazzard ...
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  • OC Weekly
    The Doll Hut; www.worldfamousdollhut.com. The Spooky; Infamous Stiffs; Loose Trucks: 8 p.m., $5, 21+. Alex’s Bar, 2913 E. Anaheim Blvd., Long Beach, (562) 434-8292; alexsbar.com. Storm Large: Holiday Ordeal: 8 p.m., $38-$100, all ages. Irvine Barclay Theatre, 4242 Campus Dr., Irvine, (949) 854-4646; thebarclay.org. Suicide Silence ...
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  • OC Weekly
    Art Theatre, 2025 E. Fourth St., Long Beach, (562) 438-5435. Sun., 11 a.m. $9-$10. When Harry Met Sally . . . It’s a 30th-anniversary screening of Rob Reiner’s 1989 rom-dramedy about platonic pals (Meg Ryan and Billy Crystal) who keep running into each other. They may become more than friends after a climactic New Year’s Eve party.
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  • OC Weekly
    “It’s the greatest loss of treasure in American history,” Manley told Coin Television last year during an expo in Long Beach. “It came from the California Gold Rush.” The yield becoming profitable allowed Manley to get into real estate. When his mortgage broker brought three properties on Birch Street in downtown Brea to his ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    red flags and making us look bad like Trump.” Jessica Lorenzo of Long Beach said she’ll start doing research on candidates as the March 3 primary nears. “The most important thing is getting Trump out of office. That’s number one,” said the former doula and stay-at-home mom of three. Lorenzo, 30, said she liked several candidates ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    UCI hosts Eastern Michigan on Saturday at 7 p.m. at Bren Events Center. The Anteaters will retire former standout Scott Brooks’ No. 12 jersey at halftime. Orange Coast 3, Long Beach City 2: Joceline Martinez had 17 kills, and the No. 9-seeded Pirates rallied for a 17-25, 25-21, 20-25, 27-25, 16-14 road win in Tuesday’s California Community ...
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