While the coffee and tea shop is closing, the two owners are moving on to focus on a nonprofit they’ve founded to help military veterans and K9s transition from service-life to life as civilians.
The exhibit, “We Got This: Art in the Time of the Pandemic”, is comprised of 20 pieces that were collected from local women artists and shows messages of hope and solidarity that were ubiquitous in 2020. The exhibit is also available to view on the city’s website.
34-year-old Anne Bergstedt said that an amendment to her lease that could force her emotional support pig off the property would likely put her in a unenviable position; unemployed and searching for an affordable, pig-friendly home.
Like many other businesses, Huff’s has been hammered by changing COVID-19 regulations, openings and closings, and—in its case—a proximity to Orange County where rules were looser.
The Long Beach Marathon is the next scheduled large event in Long Beach but unlike others during COVID-19, organizers have yet to pull the plug on it.
Tyler Lee, owner of Do Good Donuts & Treats, announced that Sunday, January 6 would be the last day the shop will be open for business.
The film documents their training and eventual trips to Africa and Italy where runners took part in international running competitions including the Rome marathon
The site for the proposed center has yet to be determined but a few members of the public suggested that the old North Branch Library, which currently serves as a temporary winter shelter, should be a contender.
Local artist, Senay Kenfe, started his own GoFundMe page with the simple goal of raising enough money to allow 50 kids from Central Long Beach to go to a showing of the movie for free. When he hit his initial goal he upped it to 100. Just days into his campaign, and with money trickling in, he said the time has come to be aggressive. He wants to hit 500.
It’s been a year of big announcements for Long Beach ska-punk royalty Sublime. In March it teamed up with AleSmith Brewing Co. on a Mexican lager to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the band’s release of 40oz To Freedom, and today Sublime announced it’s teaming up with a two-time Oscar winning director on a documentary project.