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First Park in America Named After Harvey Milk

Update May 22, 2012 Mayor Bob Foster, Councilman Robert Garcia, Stuart Milk of the Harvey Milk Foundation and the Harvey Milk Promenade Park Committee joined dozens...

Public’s Help Sought In Shooting Investigation

The Long Beach Police Department is asking for the public’s help with information to help identify the persons responsible for a shooting that took place...

Community and Students Organize Youth Employment Preparation Fair

The Northwest San Pedro Neighborhood Council, San Pedro Rotary Club, and students of Port of Los Angeles High School are pulling together a Youth...

The Penguin Debut

Photos by Diana Lejins Magellanic Penguins made their grand debut today in their new habitat at the Aquarium of the Pacific. The new habitat will...

POLA Container Volumes Jump in April

By Zamna Avila, Assistant Editor San Pedro — The Port of Los Angeles has released its April 2012 cargo volumes. POLA container volumes jumped 14.5...

Congressman Kucinich Announces Retirement

By Terelle Jerricks, Managing Editor Ohio Rep. Dennis Kucinich announced May 16 that he is not running for Congress in Washington state, where activists had...

No Solicitation Registry Moves Forward

By Kevin Walker, Editorial Intern The Long Beach City Council, voted 8–0, Councilwoman Suja Lowenthal absent, to refer a proposals to revise a city code...

Dana Middle School Marching Band Receives Acclaim

By Kevin Walker, Editorial Intern Dana middle school in San Pedro has garnered attention recently for its marching band, which played last month at the...

Captain Paul Watson of Sea Shepherd Arrested In, Germany for Extradition to Costa Rica

German authorities arrested the Founder and President of the U.S. based Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, Captain Paul Watson, May 12 for extradition to Costa...

Gov. Brown Release Revised Budget, Deficit Nearly Doubles Size Forecasted in January

Governor Jerry Brown released his May revised budget today reflecting a larger than expected budget shortfall of $15.7 billion from $9.2 billion in January...

Mitch Harmatz’s 75th Omelette

  By Terelle Jerricks, Managing Editor San Pedro--Early, every Saturday morning, San Pedro Plaza Automotive owner, Mitch Harmatz walks from his 25th and Western shop to...

Harbor Currents for May 9, 2012

Occupy BofA from San Pedro to North Carolina San Pedro-- A dozen Occupy San Pedro demonstrators picketed Bank of America's local branch in solidarity wit...

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LA County to Support Litigation Efforts to Protect DACA Dreamers

Since its inception, the DACA program has protected nearly 800,000 individuals, including tens of thousands of immigrants in Los Angeles County (County), from deportation.

Long Beach Unveils Proposed 2021 Budget and Racial Equity and Reconciliation Initiative – Initial Report

Long Beach city budget and Racial Equity and Reconciliation Initiative to be discussed at city council meeting.

COVID-19 EDD Assistance Information

Many Californians have suffered a loss of work and are struggling to stay afloat due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Let Your Voice Be Heard

During this unprecedented time, public comment during board meetings has transitioned from in-person to call-in, which has substantially increased public access and...