Redesigned Valor Plaza at Houghton Park Honors Fallen Veterans

“We want to celebrate our veterans and thank them for their service,” Mayor Robert Garcia said at the ceremony. “Long Beach has a strong history of veterans in our community and a great tradition of honoring and supporting our veterans.”

Team AMVETS Furnishing Veterans With a Sense of Home

Mr. Johnson has been waiting for this day for over a month. The 58-year-old hasn’t had a bed of his own for over two years, but today that streak will come to an end. As the movers maneuver through the tile hallways of his apartment, Johnson sits on the edge of his new mattress and stares forward, nearly at a loss for words.