Long Beach Looks to Tackle Port Driver Misclassification Issue At Next City Council Meeting

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After years of port truck drivers asking for the Long Beach City Council to take action against alleged wage-theft occurring at the Port of Long Beach it appears that the council is prepared to start the process of finding...
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Rent-Control Advocates Accuse Opponents of Using Dirty Tricks to Dissuade People From Signing Petition

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Even before the group publicly announced its intentions to put the issue on the ballot property owners have regularly denounced rent control during public comment periods, but now the clashes have transitioned to face-to-face encounters.
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ScotsFestival & International Highland Games XXV Celebrates 25th Anniversary at the Legendary Queen Mary Feb. 17-18

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Honoring Queen Mary’s Heritage with International Athletes, NEW Greyfriar’s Pop-Up Pub, NEW Birds of Prey Show, Whisky Tasting, Live Entertainment and More. Festival Tickets on Sale NOW at QueenMary.com.
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Long Beach Police Department Launches New Crime Incident Mapping Application

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A new crime incident mapping application was launched last Friday to provide updated crime activity information for the Long Beach community. The Long Beach Police Department collaborated with the Long Beach Technology and Innovation Department to develop this app...
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Long Beach Pride Co-Founder Recognized as 2018 CAPI Person of the Year

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Long Beach Lesbian and Gay Pride (LBLGP) announced recently that co-founder Bob Crow was selected as the 2018 Consolidated Association of Pride (CAPI) Person of the Year in Austin, Texas.
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Playin’ Fast and Loose! Come to ACS’s Open House, and See the New Dog Play Yard in Action

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Please send any Long Beach or Seal Beach pet-related events or projects to [email protected] Posting subject to approval.
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Long Beach Public Library Celebrates 15 Years of Free Dictionary Program

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Every year since 2003, Long Beach Unified School District third graders have received a brand new dictionary thanks to the Long Beach Public Library and Earl B. And Loraine H. Miller foundations.
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Expansion of the 710 Freeway Trudges Forward Amid Community Demands For Cleaner Alternative 

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The debate was between two alternatives identified by planners, one (5c) costing about $6 billion and “alternative 7” which would cost about $10 billion. Both projects would change the current layout of the current 19-mile stretch of the 710...
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Long Beach Woman Enters No Contest Plea in Boyfriend’s Stabbing Death

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A Long Beach woman pleaded no contest today to voluntary manslaughter for the March 2016 stabbing death of her boyfriend, who died after she took him to a hospital. Yvonne Marie Pina, 34, also admitted a knife allegation stemming...
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UPDATE: CSULB Police Release Photo of Sexual Assault Suspect

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Cal State Long Beach police officials have released a photo of a man suspected of sexually assaulting a male student at an off-campus dorm on Sunday.
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