Although destination marriage ceremonies are popular, many couples prefer to have a church wedding. Long Beach has churches of all sizes and denominations; here is what some of the larger local sites offer.

No need for a destination wedding. Long Beach is fortunate to have choices for the special day. Indoors or out, large or small, there is something for everyone when it comes to staging a wedding in Long Beach.

Long Beach is gearing up for the 32nd annual Martin Luther King Jr. Parade and Celebration on Saturday with the theme "Continuing the Legacy." The life and legacy of a visionary who changed the world by promoting equality, justice and peace will be honored.

In five of the last seven years — including the last three — Long Beach families have driven home with the coveted plate (the number 100 is the lowest number a driver can have in Class 1 racing).

The California Academy of Mathematics and Science (CAMS) — a mathematics and science LBUSD magnet school in Carson on the California State University, Dominguez Hills campus — has received national recognition in Newsweek's 2020 list of the top 500 schools that emphasize science, technology,…

At the beginning of a new decade, it seemed fitting to ask Long Beach leaders to stretch their powers of prognostication. So we asked what Long Beach would be like when we enter 2030.

Most Long Beach city employees will get to celebrate Wednesday, Jan. 1, with a day off — but they'll be working on New Year's Eve.

"I’m not going to talk about anything serious, anything controversial. l’m not going to talk about anything that is going to raise the blood pressure.

Candidates three Long Beach City Council seats and two Long Beach Unified School District Board of Education seats now know who their opponents are going to be in the March 3, 2020, election.

Sofia Striegl’s feet have carried her across the stage with the Long Beach Ballet every December for almost as long as she’s known how to walk. This year, will be her 15th year performing in "The Nutcracker."

"There's more of them than you think...I'm not asking you to go out and adopt a senior, I am asking you to think about them though." —Harry Saltzgaver, Executive Editor, Grunion Gazette

During the 1920s, roller coasters raced around the Pike, oil flowed from forests of derricks, and Pacific Electric Red Cars brought loads of visitors to the sunny shores of Long Beach.