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Poly High School Parent-Teacher-Student Association donates $1,000 to homeless-children’s transitional center

April 1st, 2014 · No Comments · Community, Uncategorized

The Parent-Teacher-Student Association (PTSA) at Long Beach Poly High donated $1,000 to the Mary McLeod Bethune Transitional Center, 2101 San Gabriel Ave., on March 18. PTSA President Sharifa Batts said her organization selected the center for the donation after hearing about its history of service to the community. Additionally, several of the high school’s students […]

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Business organization establishes new board of directors

April 1st, 2014 · No Comments · Community

This year’s board for the Executives Association Long Beach include: (pictured from left) Craig Kotani (immediate past president) of Sawin & Kotani CPAs; Scott Williams, attorney at law; Machelle Thompson (secretary/treasurer) of Keen Home Care; Kelly Williams (president); Kellie Sherrill (vice president) of Knightling Web Design; Kolby Pabst of Pabst, Kinney & Associates; and John […]

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Cultural event aims to help orphaned, abandoned children born with HIV

April 1st, 2014 · No Comments · Community

The vintage store Warehouse 1333, 1347 Redondo Ave., will host a night of traditional Cambodian Art to benefit New Hope For Cambodian Children, a residential facility that is home to orphaned and abandoned children born with HIV, on Saturday, April 5. In addition to a silent auction of photographs taken at New Hope, there will […]

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Eighth-district council office highlights resident contributions, local restaurants and upcoming projects in ‘Celebrate’ event

March 14th, 2014 · No Comments · Community

The 8th District Long Beach Council office hosted a “Celebrate the Eighth!” event for the public on March 6. At the event, 8th District Councilmember Al Austin highlighted projects and accomplishments of the last year and gave a preview of upcoming projects. He also recognized local residents who have made contributions to the community.

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Long Beach Fire Department to conduct lifeguard tryouts

March 14th, 2014 · No Comments · Community

The Long Beach Fire Department (LBFD) will hold an open test on Saturday, March 15 at 8am for those interested in becoming a seasonal lifeguard. Tryouts will be conducted at the Long Beach Lifeguard Beach Operations located at 2100 E. Ocean Blvd. Qualifications: • No prior training or experience is required • 17 years of […]

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