Preparing for coronavirus falls on local health agencies. Many are already strained

Preparing for coronavirus falls on local health agencies. Many are already strained Anonymous Sat, 02/29/2020 - 07:45 Got To Article Sat, 02/29/2020 - 05:08 The panic that often has surrounded this outbreak also falls to public health departments to quell. In Long Beach, the 24-hour call line for health questions from schools and hospitals has been ringing more than ever with questions about coronavirus and who should be tested, said Emily Holman, the city’s communicable disease controller. Read more about Preparing for coronavirus falls on local health agencies. Many are already strainedLog in or register to post comments

Mater Dei girls basketball sprints past Windward late for special Open Division title

Mater Dei girls basketball sprints past Windward late for special Open Division title Anonymous Sat, 02/29/2020 - 07:45 Got To Article Sat, 02/29/2020 - 05:19 LONG BEACH — As Mater Dei girls basketball coach Kevin Kiernan began to explain how special his 11th CIF Southern Section title felt, his daughter Camryn braced for a rush of emotion. And when it soon arrived, the senior had no chance of staying composed. Windward sort of felt the same way about Mater Dei’s full-court press Friday night. Read more about Mater Dei girls basketball sprints past Windward late for special Open Division titleLog in or register to post comments

Home in Long Beach Township fetches $805K

Home in Long Beach Township fetches $805K Anonymous Sat, 02/29/2020 - 07:45 app.com Sat, 02/29/2020 - 06:18 Home in Long Beach Township fetches $805K A 2,578-square-foot unit in Long Beach Township has changed hands. The property at 29 E. 23rd St. was sold in December 2019. The $805,000 purchase price works out to $312 per square foot, which is below the Long Beach Township median of $425 for... Check out this story on app.com: https://www.app.com ... Read more about Home in Long Beach Township fetches $805KLog in or register to post comments

House in Long Beach Township goes for $959K

House in Long Beach Township goes for $959K Anonymous Sat, 02/29/2020 - 07:45 app.com Sat, 02/29/2020 - 06:18 House in Long Beach Township goes for $959K A 1,679-square-foot house in Long Beach Township has changed hands. The property at 116 E. Sand Dune Lane was sold in January 2020. The $959,000 purchase price works out to $571 per square foot, which is above the Long Beach Township median of... Check out this story on app.com: https://www.app.com ... Read more about House in Long Beach Township goes for $959KLog in or register to post comments

Mater Dei loses to powerhouse Sierra Canyon in Open Division boys basketball final

Mater Dei loses to powerhouse Sierra Canyon in Open Division boys basketball final Anonymous Sat, 02/29/2020 - 07:45 Got To Article Sat, 02/29/2020 - 06:41 LONG BEACH — Mater Dei needed to shoot well to beat Sierra Canyon but did not and lost to the Trailblazers 59-48 in the CIF-Southern Section Open Division boys basketball championship game Friday at the Walter Pyramid at Long Beach State. Mater Dei (25-7) was 17 for 47 from the floor, for 36 percent. The Monarchs were 5 for 21 on 3-pointers ... Read more about Mater Dei loses to powerhouse Sierra Canyon in Open Division boys basketball finalLog in or register to post comments


Long Beach Unified School District Update On Coronavirus (covid-19) Resources

Long Beach Unified School District Update On Coronavirus (covid-19) Resources Anonymous Sat, 02/29/2020 - 09:45 Got To Article Sat, 02/29/2020 - 08:29 The Long Beach Unified School District has been monitoring the local, state and national status of coronavirus and remains in close touch with various agencies to provide resources to school communities and keep them apprised. Read more about Long Beach Unified School District Update On Coronavirus (covid-19) ResourcesLog in or register to post comments

Superintendent of Long Beach Schools: An Ounce Of Prevention On School Threats

Superintendent of Long Beach Schools: An Ounce Of Prevention On School Threats Anonymous Sat, 02/29/2020 - 09:45 Patch Sat, 02/29/2020 - 08:36 Thank you, everyone, for a great start to the second semester, and for all of the inspiring work going on in our schools. We deeply appreciate the hard work of our staff, students and their families. Read more about Superintendent of Long Beach Schools: An Ounce Of Prevention On School ThreatsLog in or register to post comments

Still undecided? Here’s a quick rundown of what voters in and around Long Beach face on March 3

Still undecided? Here’s a quick rundown of what voters in and around Long Beach face on March 3 Anonymous Sat, 02/29/2020 - 09:45 Press-Telegram Sat, 02/29/2020 - 08:37 And this year, California has moved up its presidential primary date, making it part of Super Tuesday. But voting for president isn’t the only choice those in and around Long Beach will have to make. Here’s a refresher on all of the local items voters may see on their ballots come Tuesday — depending on where they live. Three competitive ... Read more about Still undecided? Here’s a quick rundown of what voters in and around Long Beach face on March 3Log in or register to post comments


Long Beach Unified School District: Striving For Equity And Inclusion

Long Beach Unified School District: Striving For Equity And Inclusion Anonymous Sat, 02/29/2020 - 09:45 Patch Sat, 02/29/2020 - 09:24 "I grew up in an 900-square-foot home with one bathroom and five brothers in a working-class neighborhood here in Long Beach." Read more about Long Beach Unified School District: Striving For Equity And InclusionLog in or register to post comments

Costa Mesa City Council will consider lowering tax for marijuana companies

Costa Mesa City Council will consider lowering tax for marijuana companies Anonymous Sat, 02/29/2020 - 11:45 Got To Article Sat, 02/29/2020 - 10:04 He signed the Nov. 11 letter to the City Council. Ever since Long Beach cut a tax on its distributors, cultivators, manufacturers and testing facilities from 6% to 1% in December, Costa Mesa is struggling to compete, he said. “With 2%, we’re still not competitive with a neighboring city that’s 30 minutes away, it’s a coastal city ... Read more about Costa Mesa City Council will consider lowering tax for marijuana companiesLog in or register to post comments