Racing into a Bright Future

On April 4, our very own Millikan High School won the inaugural “Formula E School Series”, an electric car race hosted by the Greenpower Education Trust on the full Long Beach ePrix circuit race course. This year’s race featured ten schools from around California, and Millikan H.S. led the way at the finish line during …

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Eat LBC Restaurant Week

Long Beach Restaurant Week is March 22 – 28 and will feature three-course menus – appetizer, entrée and dessert – at dozens of participating restaurants citywide for $20, $30 or $40, depending on the eatery. This is a great chance to try new restaurants and support our local chefs and restaurateurs. It’s also a wonderful …

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Animal Care Services – Pet Adoption

Long Beach Animal Care Services is continually striving to get pets adopted into loving, wonderful homes. If you are thinking about owning a pet, visit their Facebook page, City of Long Beach Animal Care Services, to see an album of pets that are available for adoption which is updated on a regular basis. Also, by clicking …

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Long Beach Area Boy Scouts – Year in Review

The Long Beach Area Boy Scouts had a remarkable year in 2014 – eighty (80) young men earned the rank of Eagle Scout; they contributed over 35,000 hours of service; collected 28,000 pounds of food for local pantries; and planted 1,200 trees. I want to be sure to take this time to thank the Boy Scouts organization, …

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Long Beach Volunteer Day – April 25, 2015

As many of you already know, I truly believe that when we all work together, lead by example and do our part, amazing things can be accomplished for the betterment of our community. That is why I am pleased to announce that the first Long Beach Volunteer Day will take place on Saturday, April 25, …

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Water Conservation

As we head into the winter months, we are crossing our fingers for more rain! If it does rain, remember that you can give your sprinklers a break and let Mother Nature do the job. If we don’t get as much rain as we hope, there are many ways to conserve water both outside and …

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