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February 18, 2015

Bay Shore Library Opens SundaysFor the first time in more than a decade, Bay Shore Neighborhood Library will be open on Sundays. Starting this Sunday, Feb. 22, the branch location’s hours will be from noon to 4 p.m. every Sunday… READ MORE

February 18, 2015

Long Beach wins $8.17 Million Grant To Help Homeless PeopleLong Beach has received $8.17 million from the federal government to help homeless people in 2015. The grant — to the Long Beach Continuum of Care administered by the city’s Department… READ MORE

February 13, 2015

Members of Congress who represent districts affected by unprecedented slowdowns at West Coast ports on Thursday urged the dockworkers union and their employers to come to a swift resolution after nine months of acrimonious contract talks. Several Congress members including… READ MORE

February 13, 2015

With thousands of aerospace jobs dissolving over the next several months, Long Beach received some good news Thursday: Virgin Galactic, the world’s first commercial space flight company, announced that it will design and build its LauncherOne satellite launch vehicles in… READ MORE

February 11, 2015

The Economic Development Commission is back. Charged with generating ideas and advising the City Council on ways to support economic growth and prosperity, the commission has been inactive for several years now. But Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia announced this… READ MORE

February 9, 2015

There has been a lot of discussion around the city recently about the Long Beach Airport. The latest issue concerning the airport comes after the CEO of JetBlue Airlines publicly indicated interest in building a federal customs facility at Long… READ MORE