• Human Trafficking Awareness and Prevention


    On April 26, the YWCA in San Pedro is hosting informational meeting regarding human trafficking and exploitation. Among the panel of speakers who will be presenting and answering questions on this pressing 21st century issue, inclu

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  • Talk on Surviving Capitalism in the Trump Era at Occidental College

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Economist Richard Wolff returns to Los Angeles to discuss the divisive crisis of capitalism under President Donald Trump and to outline better solutions. Author of Capitalism’s Crisis Deepens: Essays on the Global Economic Meltdown and Democracy at Work: A Cure for Capitalism.   Time

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  • White Point Nature Preserve Honors Earth Day

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Joan Nielsen, RLn Contributing Writer Walk around winding trails over three acres, breathing in the wonderful scents of native plants like sages and poppies and lilac verbena, all the while reading descriptions of these blooms, butterflies and local birds. The Wh

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  • Urban Farms


    Building Intimacy and Connection One Garden at a Time

    By Terelle Jerricks, Managing Editor Feed and Be Fed is the organization that manages the garden on 6th Street in San Pedro.  Originally, it was managed by the Garden Church — in fact

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  • Trump’s Dark Shadow on Earth Day

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Paul Rosenberg, Senior Editor From rolling back regulations to silencing scientists and opening up public lands for private exploitation, the Trump administration’s attacks on the environment are unprecedented in the modern era. Just pulling out of the  2015 Pari

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  • Mapping Free Tax Prep Services In L.A.

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Los Angeles -- L.A. Controller Ron Galperin recently released a map detailing local resources to help Angelenos prepare for the April 17, 2018, filing deadline.   The map is online at   Read More

  • Coastal SPNC Monthly Stakeholder Meeting

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The Coastal San Pedro Neighborhood Council will host its monthly board and stakeholder meeting.  The agenda will be posted 72 hours prior to meeting. Time: 6p.m. April 16 Details: Read More

  • Infrastructure Grant Workshop In April

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The Port of Long Beach will release applications in May for water quality projects under the Community Infrastructure Program. The Port will hold a pre-solicitation workshop on April 25 to prepare potential applicants for this Request for Propo

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  • Public’s Help Needed In Identifying Burglary Suspects

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]UPDATE: The LBPD confirms that one of the victim's dogs has been returned. The victim was contacted by a private citizen and they returned Winston. Wesley is still missing and the public's help is still needed. No further details are available on how the dog was returned and the investigation is ongoing.

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  • As Tariffs Emerge Asia-U.S. Trade Predicted to Grow Seven Percent Annual Pulse of the Ports in Long Beach

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The Port of Long Beach’s 14th annual Pulse of the Ports Peak Season Forecast occurred March 28. Experts convened for the event said the threat of a trade war could halt otherwise strong growth in the exchange of cargo between Asia and the United States. Read More

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