• Labor in America

    Los Angeles Trade Technical College is offering, Labor in America, a labor studies college course, from Feb. 11 to June 3, at the Harry Bridges Institute in San Pedro. The ILWU Southern California District Council is hosting the course. The course will explore the role of the unions in creating and maintaining the middle class standard of livin

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  • Help Create a Children’s Garden

    The Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum is looking for volunteers for the creation of the children’s garden, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 15. This kick-off event will kick off the building of the garden, which will be continually expanded throughout 2014.  We are looking for volunteers to help with the initial building of the garden. Venue:<

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  • Gangfree Life® Academy Training, Certification

    The Gang Alternatives Program will be hosting a Gangfree Life® academy training and certification series, Jan. 29 to 31, at the Holiday Inn in Harbor Gateway. Participants will be given access to the academy, meals, networking, post-conference field trip, certification and a grab bag. The Gang Alternatives Program is to prevent young people

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  • LAUSD Budget Priorities

    A town hall meeting is scheduled for 6 p.m. Feb. 5, at the Narbonne High School Auditorium in Harbor City. The Board of Education would like to increase the community's understanding about the state of California and Los Angeles Unified School District budgets, as well as gather feedback on the priorities LAUSD should invest on. Venue

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  • Utility Billing Scam

    The Long Beach Police Department is warning the community and business owners about a telephone scam targeting Southern California Edison customers. In recent weeks, Long Beach businesses, specifically restaurant owners, have reported receiving telephone calls from individuals who claim to be from Southern California Edison demanding payment of

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  • Lowenthal Introduces Adult Day Health Care Bill

    SACRAMENTO – On Jan. 27, Assemblywoman Bonnie Lowenthal, D-Long Beach, introduced Assembly Bill 1552, which would continue Medi-Cal coverage for adult day health care services for frail seniors and adults with disabilities on a permanent basis. Without the legislation, adult day health care services would expire as a Medi-Cal benefit at the en

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  • Wright Guilty of Eight Felony Counts

    [caption id="" align="alignright" width="459"]Senate District 35 Senate District 35 is based on nesting Assembly Districts 62 and 64. It includes t

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  • Let’s Misbehave

    [gallery] By John Farrell, Curtain Call Writer Some people just can't stop writing. Fifty years after his death Cole Porter, or someone writing for Porter, is still producing musicals in his name, with his delightful and witty lyrics and lively and memorable tunes. Let's Misbehave, which recently opened a three-week runs at

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