It isn't surprising to anyone who frequents Nextdoor.com that the website often features complaints and frustrations from residents, ranging from suspected porch thieves to street parking woes to homeless people.
The Long Beach Branch NAACP is hosting its general membership meeting from 3 to 5 p.m. this Sunday, Oct. 20, at Ernest McBride Park, 1550 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave.
Here it is October and my Connecticut-based cousin Steve Shongut spent the weekend winterizing his sailboat, and our East Coast friends won’t be sailing for months.
It’s the last chance to sign up for the 18th annual Belmont Shore Chalk Art Contest happening this Saturday, where Second Street in Belmont Shore will be lined with artists hosted by the nonprofit Community Action Team, with help from the Belmont Shore Business Association.
The holiday season is making its way to Long Beach, but not before the Aquarium of the Pacific hosts an annual event that raises money for conservation and research programs.
The fifth annual Greenbelt Festival is happening from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. this Saturday, Oct. 19, at the Long Beach Greenbelt at Roswell Avenue and Eighth Street.
This weekend, the Aquarium of the Pacific will host special guest animals from the wildlife rescue and outreach organization Conservation Ambassadors visiting from Paso Robles. Those ambassadors include an alligator, porcupine, lemur, giant bull frog, kinkajou, Harris hawk, kangaroo, raven a…
One hundred years ago, America started to recognize the importance of women’s voices. On June 4, 1919, Congress passed a constitutional amendment to give women the right to vote.
In 2013, Oracle Team USA won the America's Cup in a climactic final race in San Francisco Bay, and they will be known forever as the “Comeback Team.”
People can test the new Voting Solutions for All People (VSAP) ballot marking devices all month long from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. every Monday through Friday, and until 8 p.m. on Oct. 15 and Oct. 22, at Long Beach City Hall, 411 W. Ocean Blvd.
Vegan District at the Pike Outlets is back this Saturday with plenty of vegan food and drink options, as well as vegan-friendly clothing and accessory vendors.
Brandie Davison is a Cal State Long Beach senior with a passion for bringing artists together to showcase their work — and introduce them to the community.
The Aquarium of the Pacific continues to move forward with its quest to better the environment by educating the masses through technology— this time by launching the new Pacific Visions EcoAlliance app.
Saturday night, the Buffalo Milks were flowing as Catalina’s Isthmus was bustling with long distance swimmers, sailors, cowboys and pirates. It is no wonder the popular Harbor Reef Saloon has gained the nickname, “Star Wars Bar.”
It's the last week to check out the Arts Council for Long Beach exhibit Art of Bloom, available for viewing from noon to 10 p.m. through Sunday, Sept. 29, at the Edison Theatre, 213 E. Broadway.
With the fall season finally here, there are plenty of free events for the family to get involved in, many hosted by Community Action Team founder Justin Rudd.
Wilson High School's cheerleaders are setting up the annual cheerleader clinic with an added twist — a chance to be on the sideline for the biggest football game of the season against Poly High.
Beverly O'Neill, the Peninsula resident who was elected mayor of Long Beach three times, will be this year's Grand Marshal for the Belmont Shore Christmas Parade.
Runners and walkers are hitting the beach Saturday, Sept. 28, to raise money for cancer support programs at Long Beach MemorialCare, and there's still plenty of time to register before the price to participate goes up.
Tickets are on sale now for the Historical Society of Long Beach's 24th annual Historical Cemetery Tour happening from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 26, at Sunnyside and Municipal cemeteries, 1095 and 1151 E. Willow St.
Long Beach resident Jacquewyn Chambers-Martin was one of the Southern California paddlers who was a part of the Team USA Senior 'C' national team, which competed in the International Dragon Boat Federation's (IDBF) World Championships, and brought home gold.
For more than four decades, the Long Beach Symphony has partnered with the Long Beach Unified School District (LBUSD) to share the magic of music. Through this relationship, nearly one million children have been the beneficiaries of musical education.