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Entries from September 24th, 2010

LB Harbor commissioner receives Obama’s nomination for federal post

September 24th, 2010 · No Comments · News

President Barack Obama has announced that he will be nominating Long Beach Harbor Commissioner Mario Cordero to fill a vacancy on the Federal Maritime Commission.

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LB Public Library system to partake in statewide ‘snapshot’ day

September 24th, 2010 · No Comments · News

The Long Beach Public Library is joining libraries across the state in participating in Snapshot: One Day in the Life of California Libraries on Thursday, Oct. 7, to show how important academic, public, school, and special libraries and library systems are to the state of California.

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Local lodge names Elk of the Month

September 24th, 2010 · No Comments · News

Nick Accettura (pictured far right, with Exalted Ruler Ed McCaine, Jr.) has been selected as August Elk of the Month at the Bellflower/Long Beach Elks Lodge No. 888.

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After its rehabilitation from rampant crime, Andy Street hopes to benefit from community fundraiser

September 24th, 2010 · No Comments · News

Andy Street, located in North Long Beach, was once considered a lost cause to crime, gangs and despair, until the City of Long Beach joined forces with residents and property and business owners in the community and began the process of rehabilitation.

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Green Port Fest to feature environmental artist Wyland as part of interactive exhibit

September 24th, 2010 · No Comments · Environment

This year’s Green Port Fest will welcome, for the first time, the Wyland Living Green Fair, a one-of-a-kind interactive exhibit by muralist and environmental activist Wyland, who will be on hand to paint a large mural with the help of children and families attending the festival.

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