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Feature Stories
Beachcomber Reporter Dies After Fall on Parade Route

Michael Sandow, a freelance reporter for the Beachcomber, died eight days after falling and hitting his head on the pavement while taking photos of the Pride Parade on May 17. Long Beach Fire Department paramedics were dispatched to Ocean Boulevard and Cerritos Avenue shortly before noon and found Sandow ...
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Memorial Wall Established for Fallen Vets
Story & Photo By Kirt Ramirez
Volunteers showed up to Rosie the Riveter Park this past Memorial Day to cut and pull ivy from a wall, so that it can become a sacred site where fallen service men and women from post-9-11 conflicts can be honored. Close to 60 people turned out on short notice to take part in the wall ground breaking, ...
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B.B. King & the Long Beach Blues Festival
Story & Collage By Steve Prope
Blues guitarist, songwriter and vocalist B.B. King, who died just short of 90 years of age on May 14, 2015 was undoubtedly the best known blues performer of the post-1950s era. Locally, King was one of the key superstars who helped turn the Long Beach Blues Festival into a world-class event as early ...
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New Jellies Exhibits Open at the Aquarium

They have no heart, brain, or lungs and have existed on our planet since before the time of the dinosaurs. The Aquarium of the Pacific invites you to delve into the mysterious world of sea jellies through the new Jellies exhibits that opened on May 22. Often referred to as “jellyfish,” sea jellies ...
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