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Entries from June 27th, 2011

Actors rise to the challenge in LB Playhouse’s ‘Night Must Fall’

June 27th, 2011 · No Comments · Arts, Culture, theatre

Vicki Paris Goodman Culture Writer Night Must Fall is not your typical whodunit. The psychological thriller written by Emlyn Williams concentrates less on its outcome’s unpredictability and more on the mindset of its two primary characters. But I didn’t know that, so I watched in spellbound fascination all the while trying to guess the identity […]

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LB vice mayor honored with Planning Association award

June 27th, 2011 · No Comments · Community

Long Beach Vice Mayor Suja Lowenthal has been named the 2011 American Planning Association, Los Angeles recipient of the Distinguished Leadership Award– Elected Official.  Lowenthal was suggested by City of Long Beach staff and subsequently nominated and chosen for the award.  “I was very humbled and honored to have been selected for this award and […]

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Rancho to host free ‘Wartime Radio’ concert

June 27th, 2011 · No Comments · Culture

Pete Jacobs and his Wartime Radio Revue will return in concert to Rancho Los Cerritos Historic Site, 4600 Virginia Rd., on Sunday, June 26, from 5:30pm to 7pm, providing swinging hits of the 1930s and ‘40s with a USO-style show. Listening to the Wartime Radio Revue is like taking a time machine back to the […]

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Professional surfers bring good vibes to Miller Children’s Hospital patients

June 27th, 2011 · No Comments · Community, Health

The Mauli Ola Foundation brought a special art workshop to patients at Miller Children’s Hospital Long Beach last Friday. Members of the Foundation and professional surfers Kalani Robb, Kala Alexander and Teddy Navarro, along with mixed martial arts fighter and Respect in the Cage champion Brian “T-City” Ortega, brought Mauli Ola Foundation signature hats designed […]

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Los Angeles Dodgers continue to strike out

June 27th, 2011 · No Comments · Tamara's Sports Lounge

Tamara Latta Sports Writer Just two days after Dodgers team owners Jamie and Frank McCourt had come to a mutual agreement on their divorce settlement, on Tuesday Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig refused to grant a television contract, said to be worth $3 billion over the next 20 years, to the Dodgers and Fox […]

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