VIDEO / IN PICTURES: POW! WOW! Long Beach artists talk about their murals and the creative process

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Also included are scenes from the opening of the Long Beach Museum of Art’s Vitality & Verve III exhibit.
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These city offices and services will be closed on July 4th in Long Beach

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Residents won’t have to worry about moving their cars for street sweeping on Wednesday, and other 4th of July closures.
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Saving Sunnyside: Organizers behind Festival Obscura have a spirited plan for keeping the dead, alive

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The inaugural Festival Obscura will present “A Celebration at Sunnyside Cemetery” on Saturday at the 112-year-old historic site and will be the first craft libation, art and music fundraising festival held in a California cemetery, according to organizers.
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Art Exchange merges with Long Beach Museum of Art Foundation, community arts campus to be renamed LBMAx

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The Long Beach Museum of Art (LBMA) announced Wednesday that the Art Exchange (ARTX) merged with the Long Beach Museum of Art Foundation earlier this month, and will be known as LBMAx.
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Community celebrates East Village Arts Park’s grand reopening, now a more accessible space

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It’s now much easier for the community to use the East Village Arts Park.
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VIDEO: First weekend of summer kicks off with SAM, POW! WOW! Long Beach

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Artists and fans attended a variety of festivities last weekend including Summer And Music's FKA720, The Draculas' art show at MADE by Millworks and the official POW! WOW! Long Beach opening at ArtExchange - ArtX with Papercut Lounge.
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‘As good a guy as you’re going to find’: friends of David Rosa remember the father, mentor

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As a shadow of grief makes its way through the Long Beach community for the loss of a kind and giving man who served it with such fervor and gentleness, those who knew Long Beach Fire Department Captain David...
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Displaced Covenant Manor resident describes explosion from the floor beneath her apartment, gunshots

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More than 70 seniors are waiting to return to their homes at the Covenant Manor on Fourth Street near downtown after police say a gunman set fire to his apartment before shooting two firefighters, one of them fatally, and...
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Pier 76 owner announces promising endeavor for downtown location with history of failure, Bigmista’s Barbecue & Sammich Shop closing July 1

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Welcome to Foodie Friday, our biweekly report on the latest neighborhood nosh and local libation news in Long Beach.
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Bellflower SteelCraft tenants to include Long Beach Creamery, Ten Mile Brewing

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Nine tenants, seven announced at the groundbreaking ceremony in May, will be setting up shop at the Bellflower SteelCraft.
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