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Entries from May 31st, 2013

Man dies while in police custody

May 31st, 2013 · No Comments · News

On Saturday, May 25, at approximately 6:45pm, Long Beach Police Department (LBPD) officers responded to an industrial property in the 6200 block of Paramount Avenue, after a private security company had called to report a problem with a male subject and asked for assistance. According to the LBPD, when officers arrived, they searched the property […]

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101-year-old Long Beach resident still thriving after all these years

May 31st, 2013 · No Comments · Community

Leonardo Poareo Editorial Intern Doris Isenberger hadn’t been to a hospital since 1952. But after she broke her hip on her 100th birthday on July 14, 2011, it was time. Doctors didn’t expect her to survive surgery due to her advanced age, but she defied their expectations and survived. At 101 years old, with a […]

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LB Community Foundation elects new board chair

May 31st, 2013 · No Comments · News

The Long Beach Community Foundation (LBCF) announces the election of Jane Netherton as its board chair. Netherton will replace current LBCF Board President Jean Bixby Smith, who has been board chair since the departure of Dan Ridder in 1997 and is one of the original LBCF founders.

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Around Town

May 31st, 2013 · No Comments · Around Town

PIZZA PIG-OUT What Fourth Annual Pizza Pig-Out Who The Wrigley Association and the Long Beach Neighborhood Foundation Where Holy Innocents School parking lot, 2500 Pacific Ave. When Friday, May 31 from 6pm to 8pm More Info Participants will vote for the best pizza in Long Beach. Pizza parlors from all over town will be providing […]

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Without explanation, enigmatic electronic-music duo cryptically invite fans to abandoned waterpark in California desert

May 31st, 2013 · No Comments · Entertainment, music

Cory Bilicko Managing Editor It began with a satellite image– a location in the middle of the Mojave Desert. Included on that aerial photo was this: “May 27th, 17:00 PDT.” These were the only clues released by the Scottish electronic-music duo Boards of Canada last Sunday, via Twitter, but it’s all the information needed for […]

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