Homebuyers, whether they’re looking for a place to live permanently or simply trying to flip a dicey property for a tidy profit, scour the real estate listings looking for problem properties that, with a little hard work, can be transformed into a nice place to live, or sell.
The Bass residence’s current owner is longtime Long Beach ophthalmologist John McBeath, who bought the home in 2015 so he could retire on the golf course that the home overlooks.
Residents have been speculating about what’s next: Winco, CVS Pharmacy y Mas, El Super, Northgate, Grocery Warehouse, workout centers, batting cages, a homeless shelter, a children’s zoo, a health food store and, yes, Trader Joe’s and Whole Foods.
The statue was in Long Beach’s old Pacific Park, which was renamed Lincoln Park upon the unveiling of the monument on July 3, 1915, the 52nd anniversary of the Battle at Gettysburg.
From 1980 until 2000, it was the residence of former Mayor Beverly O’Neill, who has lived on the Peninsula since 1957.
The storm turned the sea into a raging force as huge waves pummeled the Alamitos Peninsula and Belmont Shore, yanking 10 homes off their foundations and washing them out to sea, while reducing scores of others to driftwood kindling.
Filmers have, like the real-life students, been taking the weekends off and on schooldays they’ve been working in unoccupied classrooms, the gymnasium and other locations around the school.
The home’s hub is its garden room, with 30-foot-tall, skylighted ceilings and brick flooring, which continues out into the gardens.
The ad is dark and disturbing, and perhaps a bit more so for parents of students at Millikan High School, where the video was filmed on Aug. 10 and 11 during the summer break.
the library was open to the public on May 19, 1909, with a formal opening and dedication on June. 14—110 years before the planned opening of Long Beach’s new Billie Jean King Main Library later this month.