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Entries from October 28th, 2011

Veterans Day Parade to honor Air Force general as grand marshal

October 28th, 2011 · No Comments · Community

With a theme of “A Salute To Those Who Served,” the 15th Annual Long Beach Veterans Day Parade will take place Saturday, Nov. 5 at 10am, with a step-off from Houghton Park to 56th Street and then looping back and returning to the park, where there will be a ceremony honoring veterans. The event will […]

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Grounds for coffee

October 28th, 2011 · No Comments · Garden Variety

Jennifer E. Beaver Columnist It all boils down to coffee. I love talking to other gardeners because I learn so much. In the past month, I’ve had the honor of discussing edible gardening with members of the Long Beach Gardening Club and the Lakewood Community Garden. Both are outstanding organizations with lively, interesting, knowledgeable members. […]

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LBPD, LB Memorial participating in DEA’s Pharmaceutical Take-Back initiative

October 28th, 2011 · No Comments · Community

The Long Beach Police Department has joined forces with Long Beach Memorial to participate in the Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA) National Pharmaceutical Take-Back initiative, along with several other law-enforcement agencies around the nation.

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CSULB and LBUSD offering free credential program for laid-off teachers

October 28th, 2011 · No Comments · Community

In an effort to assist laid-off teachers from the Long Beach Unified School District (LBUSD), Cal State Long Beach (CSULB) is offering single-subject credentials in foundational-level mathematics and general science through its College of Continuing and Professional Education (CCPE). The first cohort of 30 math students and 30 science students began taking the credential courses […]

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Tricks and treats, harvests and haunts things to do, eat and see for Halloween, Fall and Day of the Dead

October 28th, 2011 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Friday, Oct. 28 The Found Theatre, 599 Long Beach Blvd., will be clearing out and selling many of its costumes and props during a two-day rummage sale from 9am to 3pm at the theater. The sale will also include clothing, household items, art and jewelry. More info at (562) 433-3363 or foundtheatre.org.

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