Hi, I'm Puffin! I'm a 3-year-old, male, Pit Bull mix, searching for my forever home at the spcaLA PD Pitchford Companion Animal Village and Education Center.

Bruce Flanders, 73, the legendary public address announcer for the Long Beach Grand Prix for 41 years, doesn’t mince words when you ask him about the deadly chronic obstructive pulmonary disease he was diagnosed with 11 years ago.

The International Motorsports Association (IMSA) has been a fixture at Long Beach since a GRAND-AM Daytona Prototype race in 2006 and subsequent American Le Mans Series and WeatherTech Championship races ever since. But, truth be told, the first IMSA-sanctioned race on the street circuit was…

To avoid the downtown traffic — and expensive parking — people can arrive by water at the Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach's back door by starting and finishing race day at Alamitos Bay Landing.

Hi, I'm Dudley! I'm a 1-year-old, male, Terrier mix, searching for my forever home at the spcaLA PD Pitchford Companion Animal Village and Education Center.

Long Beach's biggest event of the year — the three days of the Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach — is not without pain. Streets all around the road course will be closed for all or part of the long weekend.

Ian Williams (GBR) and Team GAC Pindar won the 55th annual Congressional Cup. William’s win granted Ian his fourth Crimson blazer, putting him in an elite league with Taylor Canfield, Rod Davis, Gavin Brady and Peter Holmberg.

Growing up, I dreamt of buying and creating a hovercraft based on the blueprints marketed in the classified section next to the sea monkey ads in every issue of Boy’s Life magazine.

Instead of race cars on the track, people were walking, biking and pushing strollers downtown for the annual Grand Prix-View Event. Did you make it in our video? Tag yourself in the comments :)

Perhaps the top match-race sailing competition in the country — certainly the top on the West Coast — returns this week for the 55th time to Long Beach in the form of the Congressional Cup.

“I really dig the tradition, romance and built-in nostalgia — the spirit of yachting.” Seal Beach Yacht Club’s Commodore John Caldwell explained why he volunteers so many hours.

Tickets are available for Midsummer Scream, happening Saturday, Aug. 3, through Sunday, Aug. 4, at the Long Beach Convention Center, 300 E. Ocean Blvd.