Help for health

On Friday, Feb. 18, more than 50 guests, including city and state representatives, community leaders and Long Beach Unified School District personnel, gathered at The Children’s Clinic Family Health Center at Hamilton Middle School (TCC/HMS) to celebrate the groundbreaking of the new state-of-the-art health center scheduled to open this June.

Chipping away at snacks

By Carol Berg Sloan Columnist I had to drive up north via Interstate 5 recently and wanted some snacks for the road trip, for, as many of you know, while there are many places to grab a bite, most are fast-food joints or gas-station grocery mini marts.

Park place

Construction and landscaping are underway on a small passive park in the 6th District that will be part of a bicycle pathway that leads south toward Orange Avenue.

LBUSD Board approves additional $24.4 million in budget slashes

By Stephanie Raygoza Editorial Intern Having already approved $27 million in budget cuts by increasing class sizes in order to prepare for the event that California voters do not approve extending current taxes, the Long Beach Unified School District’s (LBUSD) school board also approved an additional $24.4 million in cuts Tuesday evening, with further plans…