David and Veena Law hoped to raise $25,000 by Friday, June 11—Violet’s birthday. They’ve more than tripled that amount, with donations coming from colleagues, coworkers, long-ago fraternity brothers and strangers.
The free 9 p.m. show will take place in Queensway Bay, with scenic viewing points throughout the area, such as Lions Lighthouse for Sight, Shoreline Village, Rainbow harbor, Marina Green and the Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center parking lot.
Long Beach will mark Juneteenth with performances, vendors and more at one of the city’s first large, in-person events following the coronavirus pandemic.
Support nonprofits by attending concerts, a rummage sale, a poetry workshop and more.
A family member said they don’t know of any connection between Ricardo Guerrero man and his accused killer.
A man on the sidewalk began shooting and appears to have hit the car, but nobody was reported to be wounded, the LBPD said.
There was no known relationship between the victim and the suspect, according to police.
With the coronavirus receding locally, the Surfrider Foundation Long Beach Chapter is hosting its first beach cleanup of the year.