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SHPD to host its 11th National Night Out event

July 18th, 2014 · No Comments · Community

The Signal Hill Police Department (SHPD) will host its 11th Annual National Night Out celebration at Signal Hill Park, 2175 Cherry Ave., on Tuesday, Aug. 5 from 5pm to 8pm. National Night Out is a nationwide event that promotes crime-prevention networks within communities and their partnerships. The event is free and open to the public. […]

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LBPD seeking public’s help identifying armed-robbery suspect

July 18th, 2014 · No Comments · Community

The Long Beach Police Department is seeking the public’s help in identifying a suspect who committed a robbery at a local business. On Wednesday, July 9, at approximately 6:30pm, the suspect entered a local business in the 100 block of Linden Avenue and approached one of the employees, with whom he had a brief conversation. […]

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Water Replenishment District installs Calderon as board president

July 18th, 2014 · No Comments · Community

The Water Replenishment District of Southern California installed Sergio Calderon as the board president on July 17 during its annual State of the District, which featured special guest speaker State Assembly Member Anthony Rendon. The event was attended by members of the water and environmental communities, local elected officials and others. A primary topic of […]

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Water Department increases grass-removal rebates to $3.50 per square foot

July 18th, 2014 · No Comments · Community

The Long Beach Board of Water Commissioners voted on July 10 to increase the amount of funding that Long Beach residents and businesses are eligible to receive for replacing their grass lawns with drought-tolerant landscapes through the Long Beach Water Department’s Lawn to Garden (L2G) Program. “More than half of urban water consumption goes to […]

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Harbor Commission approves Port budget
Capital-improvement projects move ahead with $579 million in funding

July 18th, 2014 · No Comments · Community

The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners on July 14 approved an $858-million budget for the Port of Long Beach in the upcoming fiscal year, with two-thirds of the spending set aside for a robust building and modernization program, according to Port Communications Specialist Lee Peterson. For the fiscal year starting Oct. 1, 2014, the […]

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