Public invited to learn about legacy of Tuskegee Airmen

The public is invited to a presentation about the experiences of the original Tuskegee Airmen and the legacy they left to African-American aviators. Tuskegee Airmen representatives will be joined by some of the young pilots of the Tomorrow’s Aeronautical Museum, who will share why the Tuskegee Airmen are their inspiration.

Never Wave Goodbye: Helping to solve a genealogy mystery

By Colleen Fitzpatrick, PhD Would you like to be recognized as a crack forensic genealogist? It’s easy…all you have to do is to solve an apparently unsolvable mystery. May I suggest one of my favorites? There are dozens of hidden Jewish children who survived the Holocaust who have not been able to regain their identities.…

New mural depicts 100 years of North LB history

By Nick Diamantides Staff Writer One hundred years ago, the area now known as North Long Beach mostly comprised small family farms, but change was in the wind. By then, this coastal city that would be nicknamed “Iowa by the Sea” was already drawing hundreds of families from other states– including Iowa– who wanted to…