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Entries from January 29th, 2010

The robots are coming! …to LB Arena

January 29th, 2010 · No Comments · Community

The competition’s robots are designed and built in six weeks by teams of 15 to 25 high-school-aged young people, with the help of engineer-mentors.

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City auditor report concludes LB’s readiness to comply with Stimulus Funds

January 29th, 2010 · No Comments · News

City Auditor Laura Doud released an audit Tuesday assessing Long Beach’s readiness to comply with strict regulations of federal Stimulus Funds. The report, “Internal Controls Over Stimulus Funds,” concludes that the City has made significant progress toward establishing the necessary internal controls to adhere to Recovery Act requirements. The purpose of the Recovery Act, signed […]

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LB Boot Camp coming to Bixby…no excuses now!

January 29th, 2010 · No Comments · Business, Community, Health

Long Beach Boot Camp (LBBC), the one-hour outdoor workout, is coming to Bixby Knolls. On Monday, Feb. 1, LBBC will be at Hughes Middle School, 3846 California Ave., at 5:30am (women only) and 6pm (co-ed) then at Los Cerritos Park, 515 West San Antonio Dr., at 9am (women only). Shannon Paul, founder and owner of […]

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LB coffeehouse hosts musical benefit for Doctors Without Borders work in Haiti

January 29th, 2010 · No Comments · Arts, Community

The Long Beach community came together last Sunday at Portfolio Coffeehouse 2300 E. 4th St., to raise money for the victims of the Haiti earthquake, specifically for Doctors Without Borders, the international medical humanitarian organization. More than 100 members of the community mingled with each other, sipped on wine and coffee, listened to The Naples […]

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Bixby yoga studio to host Haiti fundraiser

January 29th, 2010 · No Comments · Community

FreeSpirit Yoga, 3910 Atlantic Ave., is inviting the entire community to attend its “Help Haiti Recover” fundraising event on Saturday, Jan. 30 from 2pm to 4 pm. The fundraiser will include a silent auction, opportunity drawing, and music. All proceeds from the event will go directly to Doctors Without Borders.

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