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Entries Tagged as 'Sports'

Angels looking to turn things around this season

April 20th, 2011 · No Comments · Sports, Tamara's Sports Lounge

By Tamara Latta Sports Writer It was a disappointing season for the Angels last year, after they failed to reach the postseason. They finished third place in the NL West with a record below .500, for the first time since 2003. This season they have high hopes of changing things around and becoming a threat […]

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LB Roller Derby League getting ready to roll into its new season

April 20th, 2011 · No Comments · Sports

Following the success of their inaugural 2010 sell-out season, Long Beach Roller Derby (LBRD) has announced its return to the “Roller Dome” at the Queen Mary for the 2011 season.

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St. Anthony, Molina Healthcare team up to sponsor 5K run/walk

April 8th, 2011 · No Comments · Sports

St. Anthony High School and Molina Healthcare will sponsor a 5K Saints Pier Run/Walk Saturday, April 9, with a start/finish at the Belmont Plaza Pool parking lot, 4000 E. Olympic Plaza.

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Lakers take a step back

April 8th, 2011 · No Comments · Sports, Tamara's Sports Lounge

By Tamara Latta Sports Writer Cold shooting has taken the Lakers two steps back. Kobe Bryant’s shot was off most of the night, hitting 6/18 from the field and racking up just 20 points. But his adroit hands were able to hit a 3-pointer with only 16 seconds left to tie the game. Despite that incredible shot, […]

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Two motorsports legends to be honored at LB Motorsports Walk of Fame

April 8th, 2011 · No Comments · Sports

The City of Long Beach and the Grand Prix Association of Long Beach will honor racing legend Jimmy Vasser as well as the legendary racing team of Target Chip Ganassi Racing at the sixth annual Long Beach Motorsports Walk of Fame induction ceremony. Both honorees have won the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach during […]

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