“He was always such a driven competitor, even off the court. He just had this swagger about him.”
The victim was near Long Beach and Artesia boulevards when he heard gunshots Saturday, but he didn’t immediately realize he had been shot.
This profile on North Long Beach restaurateur and designer Lionso “Leoh” Sandoval is part of a series exploring the successes of immigrants in Long Beach.
The parade begins at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 18 at the intersection of Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue and Anaheim Street.
This is the 10th consecutive year the nonprofit is organizing the widespread event, which will take volunteers all over the city to work on projects like painting murals, cleaning sidewalks and landscaping.
The incident happened in the area of 15th Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, in between California Recreation Park and Poly’s athletic field on Tuesday morning.
The State of the City address will take place Tuesday, Jan. 14. and start at 6 p.m.
Arriving police found the woman in the roadway with life-threatening injuries to her upper and lower body.
The event will take place on Wednesday, Jan. 8 at Belmont Heights United Methodist Church and begin at 6:30 p.m.
The anti-war rally was one of multiple being held across the nation over the weekend by various activist groups.