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Entries from November 23rd, 2011

California Academy of Mathematics and Science again honored as National Blue Ribbon school

November 23rd, 2011 · No Comments · Uncategorized

The California Academy of Mathematics and Science (CAMS) has again won the country’s top honor for public and private schools. CAMS is among 304 National Blue Ribbon schools announced recently by U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan. “America’s long-term economic prosperity and civic engagement depend on our children receiving a world-class education,” Duncan said. “National […]

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Local artist utilizes new technology to create illustrations

November 23rd, 2011 · No Comments · Culture

Athena Mekis Staff Writer Local illustrator Charles Clatterbuck, 76, embraced computer programming to modernize his artistic capabilities and was able to publish a children’s book, A Leprechaun Named Big Hat, in the process. Clatterbuck attended Walden School of Multimedia (Walden) in Anaheim for graphic art and earned a degree at 65. At Walden, Clatterbuck learned […]

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LBO to present Western U.S. premiere of 20th Century opera

November 23rd, 2011 · No Comments · Culture

The Long Beach Opera (LBO) has announced it will present a double-bill with The Breasts of Tiresias and Tears of a Knife as an exclusive engagement at the Long Beach Center Theater/ Long Beach Performing Arts Center on Sunday, March 11 at 2pm and Saturday, March 17 at 8pm. The sexes trade places on the […]

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LB family becomes recipients of new Habitat for Humanity home

November 23rd, 2011 · No Comments · Community

Long Beach Mayor Bob Foster and Habitat for Humanity Greater Los Angeles (HFH GLA) dedicated a Mayor’s Build House on Friday, Nov. 18. The Lopez family, the recipients of the Mayor’s Build, will move into the home in time for the holidays.

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Ice show inspired by all-time top-grossing animated film coming to LB Arena

November 23rd, 2011 · No Comments · Culture

The Long Beach Arena, 300 E. Ocean Blvd., will host Disney on Ice’s Toy Story 3 from Wednesday, Jan. 4 through Sunday, Jan. 8, 2012. An accomplished creative team and a cast of world-class skaters are bringing to life:

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