The real deal: Cancer and diet

by    in Health
The World Cancer Research Fund estimates that about 20 percent of all cancers diagnosed in the U.S. are related to obesity, physical inactivity, excess alcohol consumption, and/or poor nutrition.
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Help mitigate seasonal shelter impact (and attend some howlingly great events!)

by    in Pets
Fact: It’s the time of year known as kitten season, which lasts longer than the NFL season. During this time, thousands of kittens are born to unspayed mothers, and most of them wind up in shelters where, if they’re...
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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

by    in Food
Welcome to Foodie Friday, our biweekly report on the latest neighborhood nosh and local libation news in Long Beach.
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Tom Holland, the Long Beach musician, is not Spider-Man!

by    in Life
His email is terrific. Sometimes he gets three or four messages a day telling him how cute he is, or how much the sender adores him.
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VIDEO / IN PICTURES: Long Beach celebrates Make Music Day with dozens of live performances citywide

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Long Beach joined with 750 other cities in 120 countries to celebrate Make Music Day Thursday, with more than 50 locations around town hosting performances by local musicians and groups.
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Bellflower SteelCraft tenants to include Long Beach Creamery, Ten Mile Brewing

by    in Food
Nine tenants, seven announced at the groundbreaking ceremony in May, will be setting up shop at the Bellflower SteelCraft.
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10 things to do in Long Beach on Summer solstice and beyond

by    in Life
Summer officially begins Thursday, June 21, and there’s plenty to do in Long Beach on the solstice's opening days.
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A bird in the hand: A team of determined rescuers play chicken with a baby duck

by    in Pets
What is it about ducks that evokes the “Ahhh” response that pigeons or grackles usually don't?
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Heartworm in dogs, part III: Symptoms

by    in Pets
Heartworm disease can be tricky at first because there are usually no symptoms early in the course of the condition. As time goes on, symptoms will appear, depending on how many heartworm parasites are present in the heart and...
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IN PICTURES: Smokin’ Grooves Fest packs Queen Mary events park

by    in Music
Photos from the festival show performers and attendees enjoying the Saturday event.
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