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Entries from January 27th, 2012

Local bike transportation service to help bicyclists get their groceries home

January 27th, 2012 · No Comments · Community

Beginning Jan. 28 and at no additional cost to the shopper, the pedicab company the Long Beach Pedaler Society will offer a grocery-delivery service for residents residing within a one-mile radius of Trader Joe’s in Bixby Knolls. This service has been made possible by the Bike-Friendly Business District (BFBD) program in partnership with the Bixby […]

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Exhibit retells history of punk rock with photographs of empty venues

January 27th, 2012 · No Comments · Culture

In 2006, CBGB, New York’s definitive rock music club, closed its doors on Manhattan’s Bowery. The closure sparked something in New York-based photographer Rhona Bitner, and she set out to capture the aftermath of ravaged rock’n’roll stages with her camera.

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LB City Prosecutor’s Office recognizes individuals and groups for making ‘meaningful difference’

January 27th, 2012 · No Comments · Community

The Long Beach City Prosecutor’s Office has presented five awards to individuals and groups who, working with the City Prosecutor’s Office, have made “a significant, positive impact in the City of Long Beach in the past year.”

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WRD recognized for its transparent budget process

January 27th, 2012 · No Comments · Community

The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has awarded the Water Replenishment District of Southern California (WRD) the GFOA’s Distinguished Budget Presentation Award in recognition of its comprehensive and transparent budget process.

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Rancho seeking trainees for Living History Tour program

January 27th, 2012 · No Comments · Community

Rancho Los Cerritos is currently recruiting volunteers for Visitors from the Past, its Living History Tour program in which docents lead guests through the historic adobe house as “cast members” from Rancho history.

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