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Downtown Long Beach Christmas Tree To Light Up Tuesday

Mayor Robert Garcia is kicking off the holiday season with a tree-lighting event from 5 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 28, at the Long Beach Convention Center, 300 E. Ocean Blvd. The free and family-friendly event will feature Santa Claus, photo booths, train rides, music and food trucks. Parking will b

GAZETTE NEWSPAPERS - 2017-11-17 17:00:00

Long Beach Business Owners Host Conscious Pop-Up For Christmas

Long Beachers are encouraging their peers to make conscious purchases this holiday season. That means making an effort to buy items - in this case, Christmas gifts - that are produced and packaged with ethics in mind. "If everyone bought one do-good or one ethically sourced gift, that could be a hug

GAZETTE NEWSPAPERS - 2017-11-17 14:00:00

Long Beach Heights Apartments Trades Hands

The 74-unit Heights Apartments sold recently to a private investor, commercial real estate investment services firm Marcus & Millichap announced. The east side apartments at 500 Ximeno Ave. were part of a 1031 exchange. About half of the units have upgrades, including new kitchens, floors, baths an

GAZETTE NEWSPAPERS - 2017-11-17 14:00:00

35th Annual Belmont Shore Christmas Parade Around Corner

In just more than two weeks, the 35th annual Belmont Shore Christmas Parade will take over Second Street. The parade, sponsored and organized by the Belmont Shore Business Association, is traditionally on the first Saturday in December. That makes it early this year, on Dec. 2. "Applications are com

GAZETTE NEWSPAPERS - 2017-11-17 14:15:00

'Fabulous Four' broke the Rotarian gender barrier

For its first 70 years the Long Beach Rotary Club was the bastion of men, but that all changed when a quartet of women, nicknamed the "Fabulous Four," became the first female members of the influential club 30 years ago. Rotary, the oldest service club in the city, is celebrating its 100th anniversa

LONG BEACH PRESS-TELEGRAM - 2017-11-17 17:22:30

Planning Commission Studies Proposed Mixed-Use Housing Project at Acres of Books Site

The Long Beach Planning Commission held a study session Thursday night to examine the proposed mega-development that has become known as the Broadway Block which could potentially put hundreds of apartments and an open-air market on the parcel that currently holds Acres of Books. The Broadway Block,

LBPOST - 2017-11-17 18:47:00

MUSICAL NOTES: Veterans Day Saluted In Song

What did you do for Veterans Day? Our Long Beach Symphony honored the holiday with a Classics concert last Saturday at the Terrace Theater, dubbed "A Salute to Heroes," that served to showcase not only military veterans but also the richness and variety of American music. What was the full orchestra

GAZETTE NEWSPAPERS - 2017-11-17 15:15:00

ANOTHER VIEW: Use Fraud Hotline

It's that time of year again. I'm not talking about the cooler fall weather with the slight change in color of leaves or the impending hustle and bustle of the holiday season. I'm talking about International Fraud Awareness Week - the one week out of the year that is set aside to raise awareness abo

GAZETTE NEWSPAPERS - 2017-11-17 14:00:00

Fullerton police seize 2 pounds of methamphetamine; half ounce of cocaine in drug bust

FULLERTON - Police seized two pounds of methamphetamine, a half ounce of cocaine and $7,000 in cash during a traffic stop on Wednesday following a lengthy narcotics investigation, authorities said. The driver, identified as Antonio Ramon Lopez-Llamas, 44, of Los Angeles, was stopped in the area of L

OCREGISTER - 2017-11-16 20:33:12

Cal State Fullerton's Anil Puri: Immersive experiences - going beyond the class lecture

When two massive neutron stars collided this summer in the outer reaches of the universe, the mash-up set off a cosmic flash and a ripple of gravitational waves that, for the first time in history, were captured by detectors 130 million light-years away, here on Earth. The discovery forever changed

OCREGISTER - 2017-11-16 07:40:21

Upcoming events at Cal State Fullerton

Reclaimed Landscapes: The Art of Jarod Charzewski - CSUF and The Begovich Gallery present "Reclaimed Landscapes: The Art of Jarod Charzewski." This exhibit explores the edge between sustainable fashion and fashion that is disposed of through the works of South Carolina-based installation artist Char

OCREGISTER - 2017-11-16 08:08:45

Robots, rockets, DNA - Girl Scouts go hands-on at Cal State Fullerton STEM Expo

More than 500 Orange County Girl Scouts visited Cal State Fullerton on Oct. 15 to learn about careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. The College of Engineering and Computer Science and the Association for Computing Machinery-Women in Computing student organization partnered wit


Santa Ana coin laundry burglarized

Vision Coin Laundry at 1312 W. First St. in Santa Ana was burglarized around 12:55 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017. (Google Street View) SANTA ANA - A coin-operated laundry was burglarized early today in Santa Ana. Officers responded to a burglary alarm at Vision Coin Laundry at 1312 W. First St. aroun

OCREGISTER - 2017-11-16 13:48:52

Deputies looking for missing Rosemead senior

A 79-year-old Rosemead man with Alzheimer's went missing Thursday. Meng Sok was last seen around 11:30 a.m. when he left his home in the 2500 block of Strathmore Avenue, according to a sheriff's statement. Sgt. Luis Nunez said deputies will be using dogs in the search. Kok has brown eyes, short gray

SAN GABRIEL VALLEY TRIBUNE - 2017-11-17 00:24:31

Man charged with vehicular manslaughter in 2016 crash that killed motorcyclist in O.C.

SANTA ANA - A Trabuco Canyon man made his first court appearance Thursday on vehicular manslaughter and hit-and-run charges stemming from a crash that killed a motorcyclist and injured his wife in Modjeska Canyon. Arraignment was rescheduled to Dec. 1 for Damon Ellery Block, 43, who was arrested Wed

OCREGISTER - 2017-11-17 02:22:11

10 Great Craft Beers: What the Ale!

Orange County is experiencing a virtual explosion in Craft Beer with breweries and brew pubs opening almost weekly. Whether you live in Ale-aheim, Suds Clemente or somewhere in between, you may have a favorite craft-beer spot, but in case you don't, here are 10 great locations to check out. Cheers!

OC WEEKLY BLOGS - 2017-11-17 14:23:00

Community Invited To Danville Community Service Awards

From the Town of Danville:Danville Mayor Renee Morgan invites the community to come out Tuesday, December 5, 2017 for the 36th Annual Mayor's Installation and Community Service Awards. For the fourth year, the event will be held at the Village Theatre and Art Gallery, 233 Front Street. Enjoy the sou

PATCH - 2017-11-17 17:00:00

Enjoy Santa Arrivals, Breakfasts & Teas In Danville, Nearby 2017

DANVILLE, CA - In between his North Pole duties, Santa Claus is taking time out this holiday season to see the local youngsters in the Tri-Valley. We've rounded up several Santa Brunches coming up nearby, along with some Holiday Teas and Santa Arrivals ... Your job? Book the dates and save your seat

PATCH - 2017-11-16 21:21:01

Danville Dream Home Offers Incredible Outdoor Living

DANVILLE, CA -- This Danville estate is new to the market. Built in 1958, the spacious home has been fully remodeled and offers plenty of amenities. The gourmet kitchen was made for those who love to cook. The house has dramatic fireplaces and a beautiful view from almost every window. The yard fea


Willow Lake annual Lighted Boat Parade around the bend

Deck the docks with boughs of holly for this year's Willow Lake annual Lighted Boat Parade, Dec. 16, in Discovery Bay. Boats meet on the bay between Shell and Drakes courts and will follow a counterclockwise route. Decorate your boats and join the festive fun. All you need is any kind of boat; a bat

THEPRESS.NET - 2017-11-16 19:05:00