MemorialCare Health System appoints new Breast Center director

Officials at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center (LBMMC) and Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center (OCMMC)– two hospitals in the MemorialCare Health System– have named Homayoon Sanati, MD medical director of the MemorialCare Breast Center at LBMMC and OCMMC. In his new role, Sanati will conduct leading-edge breast cancer research and lead the MemorialCare’s multi-disciplinary breast…

Around Town

CLEAN UP YOUR COMMUNITY Sixth District Councilman Dee Andrews, in partnership with Neighborhood Services and community resident Rachel Ysasaga, will host the 6th District Neighborhood Clean-Up from 8am to noon, on Saturday, Oct. 23, at 2303 Olive Ave. Volunteers will take to the streets and pick up garbage throughout neighborhoods in the 6th District. The clean-up…

Steinhauser, Oakley and King join Obama to renew Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans

Long Beach Unified School District Superintendent Chris Steinhauser, Long Beach City College President Eloy Ortiz Oakley and Cal State University–Long Beach President F. King Alexander joined President Barack Obama at a White House signing ceremony and reception Tuesday where the president approved an executive order renewing the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanic…