Wrigley to celebrate its ‘Night Out’ against crime

The Wrigley Area Neighborhood Alliance (WANA) will again host “National Night Out to Fight Crime” on Tuesday, Aug. 3 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm at the mini-park located between West 21st and Hill  streets, west of San Francisco Avenue, next to the LA River. The public is welcome to the event, which will be a potluck.…

At WANA meeting, LBUSD Board VP sheds light on recent teacher lay-offs

By Nick Diamantides Staff Writer Many people– especially parents– are worried about how the Long Beach Unified School District (LBUSD) will continue to operate under continuing budget cutbacks. In the last approximately eight years the District has had to reduce its budget by $200 million. Last Monday night, Felton Williams, vice president of the LBUSD…