A Harvest of Happenings

Saturday, Oct. 27 Run from the dead Long Beach Boot Camp and ZeroPoint Performance will team up to host their first Long Beach Zombie 5K Walk/Shuffle/Run to take place at Bluff Park, Ocean Boulevard and Junipero Avenue, at 10:30am. The run will benefit Long Beach Cinematheque, a nonprofit organization dedicated to the celebration and study…

CERT program expanding with neighborhood teams, refresher courses

The Long Beach Fire Department is expanding the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program by implementing neighborhood teams and adding refresher courses. “In case of a major disaster, our residents will be need to be self-reliant while our first responders will be dealing with high priority emergencies,” Long Beach Mayor Bob Foster said. “Expanding our…

Estimate from CA elections chief: voter registration likely to reach new high
Already 679,000 confirmed new voters in final pre-election days, number still climbing

In the final 45 days leading up to the Oct. 22 voter registration deadline for the Nov. 6 election, more than 679,000 Californians were added to the state’s voter rolls– a number that will go up as county elections officials continue to verify the eligibility of tens of thousands more last-minute registrants. Postmarks and online…