• Animal Care Services Spay, Neuter Vouchers in August

    Long Beach  Animal Care Services will be distributing spay and neuter vouchers in person at the PD Pitchford Companion Animal Village. Animal Care Services usually offers a limited number of vouchers on the first Thursday of the month; however, thanks to the generous support of our community the program has been increased this month and vouch

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  • 6th District Budget Summit

    Aug. 28 The 6th District Budget Summit, will take place from 6 to 7 p.m. Aug. 28, at McBride Park in Long Beach. Details: (562) 570-6816 Venue: McBride Park Location: 1550 Martin Luther King, Jr. Ave.,

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  • C.A.R.E. to DINE

    Aug. 25 Attend the C.A.R.E. to Dine kick-off party, from 4 to 7 p.m. Aug. 25, at the Long Beach Museum of Art. The idea behind the single-day event is simple and effective: dine out; fight AIDS. Participating restaurants will donate 20 percent or more of food, beverage, and alcohol sales on Sept. 26 to benefit clients of the Comprehensi

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  • NSA Puts Pressure on Secure Communication Websites

    DALLAS — Lavabit, an email encryption website believed to be used  by NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden, shut down and posted a message on the web page explaining the reasoning behind it:

    Founded in 2004 by Ladar Levison, the site provided secure communication between its users

    “I have been force

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  • Brown Signs Parking Citations Bill

    SACRAMENTO — On Aug. 14, Gov. Jerry Brown has signed into law, Assembly Bill 443. The bill, authored by Assemblywoman Bonnie Lowenthal and sponsored by the City of Long Beach, aims to help to level the playing field for collecting parking citations. It allows the California Department of Motor Vehicles to deny a vehicle transfer between fam

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