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Lincoln Club Professor Michael Shires of Pepperdine University, to speak on the current drought and energy policy at the Long Beach Lincoln Club noon luncheon on Thursday, April 23, at 6201 Appian Way. Cost is $35; please RSVP to Paul Carter at pc@lawbbc.com or (562) 435-1426. Airport ...
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Beloved Resident Remembered in Death
By Kirt Ramirez
Terry Lee Greene was full of life. So when she died this past December, family, friends and neighbors wondered what caused the sudden passing of the colorful, long-term resident with the distinctly raspy voice. Greene, 63, was well known in the Bluff Heights community where she lived and walked ...
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Bits 'N' Pieces

Museum Gallery to Honor Hartmans The Long Beach Museum of Art (LBMA) has received a $2 million gift, the largest single gift in the Museum’s 65-year-history, from Philanthropists Dr. Ronald and Mrs. Sylvia Hartman. The Hartmans have been long-time supporters of the Museum and Mrs. Hartman ...
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Help Send Kathleen to Iceland
By Michael Sandow
Kathleen Errington wants to go to Iceland. It’s not for the Midnight Sun. It’s not for the natural hot springs although the springs do figure into her reason for the journey. Kathleen wants to attend the Iceland School of Energy in Reykjavik, a city one-fourth the size of Long Beach. “My goal is ...
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Grand Prix Smoke Rises with Drift Event
By Michael Sandow
The Streets of Long Beach became a smoke and noise factory on April 11 as Season 14 of Formula Drift racing kicked off. Long Beach is the first of ten rounds of competition that end in November in China. This is Formula D’s tenth consecutive year in Long Beach. An estimated 20,000 spectators came to ...
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Hit + Run = Jail Time

Last Friday, April 10, at 10:35 a.m., Vardan Darakchyan, 27, of Los Angeles lost control of his Nissan Pathfinder and crashed into an apartment complex at 5480 Atherton St. According to apartment resident and caretaker, Benjamin Miranda, his 17-year-old daughter had been taking a shower and had just ...
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