This year, there are traditional summer camps available like swimming/tennis/baseball and crafts as well as more contemporary camps focusing on cooking, Minecraft, Mad Science, Robotics and more.

It was in his seventh grade class that playwright August Wilson found history was one of his favorite subjects. His fascination with events prior to 1957 would lead him to, in his words, “ restore the black experience to a primary role, to create in essence a world in which the black A…

A drive to upgrade beach amenities, at least partially due to planned 2028 Olympics events here, will rebuild three concession stands in the next couple of years. The largest and most elaborate will be at Alamitos Beach, where a $9 million, two-story complex is under construction. The others at Cherry and Granada will wait until after summer. All three projects include playgrounds.

For the last 26 years, a group of gay and gay-friendly runners has started the Sunday of Gay Pride Weekend with a run along the beach, finishing in time to get back to Ocean Boulevard in time to watch or participate in the parade.

A quarter of a century ago, in 1994, The Long Beach Boat and Ski Club created Kid’s Day with the intention to give back to the community.

For years, the Long Beach Gay Pride Festival was known for two things — great headliners on the music stages, and a chance for gay and lesbian couples to openly show affection towards one another.

The second event of the five-stage SailGP circuit sailed with six national teams last weekend on San Francisco Bay. A large contingent of Long Beach fans was on hand to see the newly redefined F50 wing sailed catamarans, which fly above the water on wave-piercing hydrofoils at speeds of more…

A skate park built on the beach. Elaborate sandcastles on display, near free yoga and volleyball clinics. And thousands of tickets, also free, to watch a concert on the sand on Alamitos Bay.

Hi, I'm Stevie! I'm a 4-year-old, male, Lab mix, searching for my forever home at the spcaLA PD Pitchford Companion Animal Village and Education Center.

Hi, I'm Oreo! I'm a 6-year-old, male, Husky mix, searching for my forever home at the spcaLA PD Pitchford Companion Animal Village and Education Center.

Since 1974, the Long Beach Gray Panthers have been advocating for senior rights in the city through education and networking opportunities. Through their work, organization leaders are hoping to change the way senior adults are perceived within the community, Karen Reside, Gray Panthers secr…