The chef’s big breakthrough came when he and his longtime girlfriend Vanessa Auclair, operations manager for Roe and Panxa, debuted Roe Fish Market in 2012.
Shirley Vaughan’s devotion and action have in great part contributed to the benefits that shelter and rescue pets have received and continue to receive from Friends of Long Beach Animals.
Topsy-Elvord, who had a long career in public service, was elected in 1992 to represent the city’s 6th Council district in Central Long Beach. After being selected unanimously by her colleagues twice to serve as vice mayor, she was termed out in 2000.
“I’m glad he was able to watch the ceremony last week and hear stories about what he meant to so many people,” said current 9th District Councilman Rex Richardson.
A doctor determined he died of natural causes. He was 87.
នៅទសវត្សឆ្នាំ 1970 លោក Lay បង្កើតមូលដ្ឋានសម្រាប់ប្រជាជនខ្មែរដែលស្វែងរកសេវាគាំទ្រសង្គម ស្ថាប័នសាសនា និងកម្មវិធីសិក្សាដែលអនុញ្ញាតឱ្យជនភៀសខ្លួនសម្របខ្លួនក្នុងការរស់នៅក្នុងសហគមន៍នៅក្នុងទីក្រុង Long Beach
In the 1970s, Lay laid the groundwork in Long Beach for Cambodians seeking social support services, religious institutions and educational curricula that allowed refugees to better assimilate.
Rigoberto Ramirez Sr. owned the Ramirez Strawberry Ranch in West Long Beach on Santa Fe Avenue and Arlington Street, a place where people from Long Beach and beyond would buy his sweet strawberries for the past 53 years.
Former Long Beach Mayor Bob Foster described the 4-foot, 10-inch Sato as gruff and straightforward. “She was very honest,” he said. “She said what she thought and damn the consequences.”
“The sweetest boy you’ll ever meet.”