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Compton man arrested on suspicion of fatally stabbing wife near Long Beach border
Deputies sent to the 15600 block of South Frailey Avenue about 10 a.m. Monday found Melanie Ann Cunningham with stab wounds to her upper body, according to the coroner’s office and the Sheriff’s Information Bureau.
Sewage Spill Prompts Beach Closure In Long Beach
LONG BEACH, CA – A sewage spill in Glendale has prompted a beach closure order for the ocean water in Long Beach. Long Beach health officials say the ocean water at its seven miles of public beaches will remain off limits until testing ensures bacteria levels are within state water-quality standards
What to do with your kids over winter break
“Winter Fun Days”—including free games, crafts, sports tournaments, field trips and holiday celebrations—will be held at numerous parks throughout the city. The programs are scheduled from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., on Dec. 24, 26-28 and 31, and Jan. 2-4. The parks will be closed on Dec. 25 and Jan. 1.
Warning, Metro Riders: Blue Line Will Close for Months at Halfway Point Starting in Late January
Metro Blue Line riders will have to find alternate ways of getting to work next year or face massive delays. The southern half – from Compton to Long Beach – of the Blue Line will shut down for about four months beginning at the end of January, and the northern half – from Compton to downtown L.A. –
Robber arrested in Long Beach spree also wanted in Las Vegas, Signal Hill, police say
Darrell Tatum, of Long Beach, was charged Monday with six felony counts of robbery and six firearm enhancements, according to police. The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department also issued a no-bail warrant on him for similar robberies in Las Vegas and the Signal Hill Police Department informed th
California doctor allegedly linked to five people who died of opioid overdose arrested
A Southern California doctor accused of links to five overdose deaths and writing prescriptions for narcotics he knew would be sold on the street was arrested Tuesday. Dzung Ahn Pham of Irvine in Orange County was charged with two federal counts of illegally distributing oxycodone.
Police ID Motorcyclist Killed In Long Beach Crash
LONG BEACH, CA – Authorities identified a motorcyclist Monday who was killed in a Long Beach crash last week. Edward Thorp, 58, of Huntington Beach died at the scene of the collision, which occurred about 8 p.m. Thursday on Ocean Boulevard east of the Terminal Island (47) Freeway, according to the c
Long Beach Varsity boys athlete of the week: Poly’s Justin Rene
Noteworthy: Rene averaged 23.2 points per game to lead Poly to a 3-2 record last week, including a 108-60 win over Cabrillo to open Moore League play. The senior guard scored a career-high 35 points in a win over Bishop Amat, and averaged 5.0 rebounds, 4.0 assists and 2.0 steals in four games at the
YOUR WEEK AHEAD: Things To Do In Long Beach December 17- December 23
We have one week until Christmas, Long Beach. How do you plan on celebrating during the holiday weekend?. It's the last week to make a donation to the WomenShelter of Long Beach. Learn about who the donation benefits by watching the video below. Go to TheGrunion.com/Give to make a donation.
Woman wounded in North Long Beach shooting
A woman was shot and wounded in North Long Beach over the weekend, authorities said. Police were called to a local hospital about 11:40 p.m. Saturday, where the victim had showed up with non-life threatening injuries to her lower torso, said Officer Benjamin Hearst, a police spokesman.
UPDATE: Montebello police arrest prisoner who walked away from Long Beach halfway house
A prisoner who walked away from a halfway house in Long Beach earlier this week was arrested by authorities in Montebello Saturday afternoon. Reynaldo Campana, Jr., 37, was spotted standing near an intersection in that city by a Montebello police officer at about 3:05 p.m., the California Department
UPDATE: Missing Long Beach man, 85, reunited with family in Riverside
An 85-year-old Long Beach man who had been missing for a week is now reunited with his family after being found unharmed in Riverside, authorities said. Daryl Russell Grafious was found last night at about 8 p.m., said Long Beach police spokeswoman Arantxa Chavarria.
66-Year-Old Woman With Dementia Missing From Carson Home
Sheriff's detectives asked for public help Sunday to find a 66-year-old woman suffering from dementia and insulin dependence who went missing from her Carson home. Wanda Lena Karo last was seen about 8 a.m. Saturday at her home on Ironwood Lane, Deputy Tracy Koerner said.
The greatest lost treasure in US history and the incredible story behind it
The sinking and discovery of America's Ship of Gold. In February 2018 a spectacular array of gold ingots, coins, and more went on display – and for sale – in Long Beach, California. The treasure was part of a 9.1 ton cargo of gold worth millions of dollars that went down with the SS Central America
Inmate Who Fled From Prison Reentry Program Recaptured in Montebello
An inmate who disappeared while out on a day pass from a Long Beach prison reentry program is back in custody, and facing new charges, after police spotted and arrested him in Montebello on Saturday, officials said.
Woman struck by gunfire in North Long Beach
Police were made aware of the shooting when they were dispatched to a local hospital at 11:40 p.m. regarding an assault with a deadly weapon report, said Long Beach police spokesman Alvino Herrera.
Man arrested after shots fired near 710 and 91 Freeway interchange
Officers did not find any victims who were shot, but found evidence of a shooting in the area, police spokeswoman Arantxa Chavarria said. “Officers then located a parked vehicle with a firearm inside and a subject nearby,” Chavarria said.
Woman Falls Victim to Suspected Wallet Thief at Carson Grocery Store
A man was seen in surveillance footage grabbing a woman's wallet at a grocery store and getting away before she even noticed. It happened Friday at a Ralphs in Carson. Now, police are searching for the suspected thief.
Huntington Beach motorcyclist killed in Long Beach
(Click above for more information.) On December 13, 2018, at approximately 7:50 p.m., officers were dispatched to Ocean Boulevard east of CA-47 regarding a collision between a motorcycle and a vehicle, which resulted in the death of a male adult.
Josh Adoh steps up to lead St. John Bosco basketball to win over Long Beach Poly
BELLFLOWER — In the midst of a neck-and-neck fourth quarter between St. John Bosco and Long Beach Poly, Braves forward Josh Adoh was called for a foul he disagreed with. The senior spiked the ball on the court, and before it bounced above his head, he’d drawn a technical foul and a reprimand from hi