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Entries from April 27th, 2012

Local brunch gives Long Beach constituents opportunity to meet candidates in casual setting

April 27th, 2012 · No Comments · News

The Long Beach Dairy and Creamery Historic Landmark in north Long Beach, along with several neighborhood associations, hosted a candidate brunch on April 21 to give constituents the opportunity to meet face to face with candidates seeking office on the state and federal levels and whose names will appear on the ballot in the June […]

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LB Council votes to give restaurants option of permitting pet dogs on patios

April 27th, 2012 · No Comments · Pets

In a unanimous 8-0 vote, the Long Beach City Council has voted to give restaurants the authority to allow pet dogs to accompany their owners dining on restaurant outdoor patios. The motion was authored by 1st District Councilmember Robert Garcia and cosponsored by Vice-Mayor Suja Lowenthal and 3rd District Councilmember Gary DeLong.

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L.A. Zoo now hosts amphibians and invertebrates and reptiles…oh, my!

April 27th, 2012 · No Comments · Pets

The Los Angeles Zoo introduced its newest exhibit to its guests on March 8. Encompassing six diversely themed exhibits, The LAIR (Living Amphibian, Invertebrates, and Reptiles) houses more than 60 species from around the globe. Additionally, this new structure will provide a vital establishment for the Zoo’s reptile- and amphibian-focused conservation initiatives.

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Long Beach Water Department receives 2012 LA County Green Leadership Award for Lawn-to-Garden program

April 27th, 2012 · No Comments · Uncategorized

The L.A. County Board of Supervisors recognized the winners of its Fourth Annual Green Leadership Awards on Tuesday. Taking home this year’s Public Agency Green Leadership Award was the Long Beach Water Department, which received the award for its Lawn-to-Garden program.

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Mayor Foster participates in ‘Bike to Work’ Day with city’s bike ambassador

April 27th, 2012 · No Comments · Uncategorized

In celebration of the upcoming 2012 Tour of Long Beach and BikeFest, Long Beach Mayor Bob Foster and Long Beach Bicycle Ambassador Tony Cruz participated in a “Bike to Work” Day on Tuesday, pedaling from Belmont Shore to City Hall.

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