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Entries from January 31st, 2014

Attendance up, suspensions down within LBUSD

January 31st, 2014 · No Comments · News

Attendance rates in the Long Beach Unified School District (LBUSD) are approaching 97 percent and are up for each month so far this school year, while the number of suspensions has dropped by more than 30 percent, according to Chris Eftychiou, public information director with LBUSD.

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Amended complaint filed against man arrested for attempted kidnapping in SH park

January 31st, 2014 · No Comments · News

The Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office has filed an amended complaint against a man the Signal Hill Police Department (SHPD) arrested on Jan. 20 for the attempted kidnapping of a child in a local park.

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Theatre review: Let’s Misbehave at International City Theatre

January 31st, 2014 · No Comments · Culture, theatre

Vicki Paris Goodman Culture Writer Let’s Misbehave is sheer enjoyment. It conveys no profound message and no moral of the story. It exists purely to entertain its audience.

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Imitating Life: A portrait of Chicano artist Eric Almanza

January 31st, 2014 · No Comments · Culture, Imitating Life

Eric AlmanzaCory Bilicko Managing Editor Artist Eric Almanza was born in the United States to parents of Mexican ancestry, but he says he has struggled his entire life to justify his identity to others, as well as to himself. What makes the problem worse, he says, is that he is not fluent in Spanish and […]

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Around Town

January 31st, 2014 · No Comments · Around Town

FOR FURRY FRIENDS What Free mobile animal clinic Who Fix Long Beach Where McArthur Park, 1321 Anaheim St. When Saturday, Feb. 1 from 7am to 4pm More Info Event will offer free spay and neuter procedures to those who have made appointments. Microchipping, deworming and flea-control products as well as nail-trimming will be offered at […]

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