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09/24/2020 - 5:43pm
Compare LAPD’s Transparent Detailed Shooting Data With Zero In LBPD Crime Stats In business it’s often said one can’t manage what one can’t measure. But with the tacit approval of its policy-recommending mayor and policy-setting City Council, the City of Long Beach currently makes it nearly impossible to measure, and thus to manage, the number of non-police involved shootings in Long Beach. The...
09/24/2020 - 5:42pm
The below text is from an email I sent to Cindy Allen on Wednesday night after I read the LB Post article in which she attacked my integrity. Since I have yet to receive a reply from Ms Allen I asked the publisher of the Beachcomber if he would kindly post this open letter to Ms. Allen. Ms. Allen has consistently failed to answer the hard questions surrounding her potential conflicts of interest...
09/24/2020 - 5:40pm
A 3rd DISTRICT FENCE is decorated with cat artwork, a tribute to essential workers and for the love of Long Beach. The display stretches 50 feet with an assortment of feline-themed art. Put together in recent months, the mural has attracted attention in the alley between 1st and 2nd Streets just east of Temple Avenue. Members of the community can attach their own works to the exhibit.
BODELL’S FAMILY SHOES on Viking Way in Parkview Village.
09/24/2020 - 5:16pm
In March 1959 Lew Bodell opened his own shoe store on Viking Way after serving as manager of a downtown Long Beach shoe store. He recently passed away of natural causes at age 92. According to his son, Richard, in a Beachcomber interview last year, “This is a unique location and my father understood that in order to build a successful business, location is a key factor. Parkview Village was a...
AOP PHOTO from a previous Baja Splash festival: Danza Azteca Cultural Ketzaliztli
09/24/2020 - 5:13pm
The Aquarium of the Pacific invites you to celebrate the beauty and diversity of cultures and wildlife from Central and South America and beyond in honor of National Hispanic Heritage Month through its annual Baja Splash festival. For the first time in its 19-year history, the aquarium’s Baja Splash Cultural Festival will be held as a virtual event and will be free to everyone. This year’s...

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