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Community News
Hospital Opens Addiction Program

Community Hospital Long Beach launched its new Addiction Medicine Program, which offers inpatient treatment in a 10-bed unit for people who are struggling with addiction to a substance – such as alcohol, prescription drugs, methamphetamine, opioids, heroin, sedatives and sleep agents. The program ...
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Community Hospital Long Beach Foundation

Long Beach, CA – The “joint was jumpin’!!!” on Saturday October 25 at the Hyatt Regency Long Beach when 200 donors and supporters celebrated the 90th birthday of Community Hospital Long Beach. Community Hospital Long Beach (CHLB) Foundation designed an evening of fun, history, “Behind the Scenes” ...
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Bits 'N' Pieces

New Airport Director Named Bryant L. Francis was appointed director of Long Beach Airport (LGB) by City Manager Pat West. His appointment is effective January 5, 2015 and he replaces Mario Rodriguez, who resigned as Director in May 2014 to accept a position as executive director of the Indianapolis ...
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Long Beach Memorial’s Inaugural Diabetes Family Festival Rai

Attendees at the Diabetes Family Festival learn facts about diabetes and see the many faces of diabetes in the community. Nationwide there are 29.1 million people who are living with diabetes. In that group, there are 8.1 million people who are currently undiagnosed. That means that 27.8 percent ...
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MemorialCare Todd Cancer Institute Celebrates Lung Cancer Aw

Community members, MemorialCare Todd Cancer Institute care teams, lung cancer survivors, patients and their families witnessed and contributed to the lighting of two lung cancer awareness ribbons on Sunday evening. The MemorialCare Todd Cancer Institute (TCI) at Long Beach Memorial hosted its ...
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Time of Giving

On Wednesday, Dec. 10, the 100 Black Men of Long Beach, Inc., a nonprofit organization, will present their 6th Annual Holiday Mixer Program at The Grand, 4101 E. Willow St., 6-10 p.m. The event theme is “A Time of Giving” with a $45 donation requested, which includes appetizers, tea and coffee. Guests ...
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Adopt-A-Family

Bring holiday joy to families of children diagnosed with cancer or a serious blood disorder, by participating in the Jonathan Jaques Children’s Cancer Center at Miller Children’s Hospital Long Beach’s Annual Adopt-A-Family. Help spread joy by donating cash, gift certificates or providing gifts for ...
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Prince of Peace

Prince of Peace Enjoy the story of Christmas with a candlelit outdoor walk. Come follow the path through many nativity scenes, complete with actors and live animals. Six prominent churches located within a few short blocks feature a variety of free entertainment and refreshments. Delightful choirs, ...
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‘Steamy’ Book Signing

Author Lynn Brown Rosenberg debuts her memoir, “My Sexual Awakening at 70” on Dec. 9 at 7 p.m. at Gatsby Bookstore, 5535 E. Spring St. www.gatsbybooks.com. What happens to a woman who seeks to rediscover her sexuality at 70? Does she visit a sex store? Does she buy toys and porn? Does she push ...
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Business News Briefs

Local attorney Jennifer N. Sawday just started her two year term as the President of the Estate Planning and Trust Council of Long Beach. Memberships are available to those who work in the estate planning profession and anyone can also come to a meeting as a guest. If you are interested, email ...
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MemorialCare Medical Group Named Among California’s Best: Ac

Contact: Rhoda Weiss 562-335-6332 rweiss@memorialcare.org LONG BEACH, CA: MemorialCare Health System’s MemorialCare Medical Group once again was named one of the best physician organizations in California when it recently received top honors for clinical quality, patient experience and health information ...
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