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On Oct. 5, 2021 at approximately 03:01 a.m., officers responded to an injury traffic collision on the northbound 710 Freeway in the area of the 9th Street offramp. Upon arrival, officers located an adult male pedestrian in the roadway. The Long Beach Fire Department responded to the scene and determined …continue reading

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Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) today applauded the Army Corps of Engineers for giving final approval to the Port of Long Beach (POLB) Deep Draft Navigation project, setting in motion a nearly $160 million Army Corps construction program to expand shipping and navigation channels at the Port of Long Beach. Army …continue reading

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The City of Garden Grove continues to seek information on individuals, businesses, and organizations who answered the needs of the community through selfless acts of service during the COVID-19 pandemic. The City encourages the community to nominate these local heroes through an online multi-language form available at ggcity.org/ggstrong until Monday, …continue reading

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According to the timeline for drawing new political districts in the State of California, we are right now in the middle of public input meetings and line-drawing sessions. Redistricting after the 2010 Census resulted in the division of natural communities along the north and west boundaries of Orange County. To …continue reading

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The City of Garden Grove’s Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) will host a free 20-hour workshop to train individuals to prepare for and recover from disasters, as well as learn various life-saving skills. The program will be held in-person over two weekends, on Friday, November 5 through Saturday, November 6, …continue reading

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Join CR&R in a live townhall to learn about program offerings, including service reminders and information on bulky item collections, annual clean up and shred events, and best practices for your recycling program. Further information will also be provided regarding the upcoming source separated organics and food scrap recycling, as …continue reading

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With schools returning to in-person learning this fall and a child experiencing bullying every seven minutes, the personal-finance website WalletHub released its report on 2021’s States with the Biggest Bullying Problems, as well as accompanying videos. To identify the states where bullying is most pervasive, WalletHub compared 47 states and …continue reading

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We invite you to the formal dedication ceremony of the United States Army Sergeant Thomas R. MacPherson Memorial Interchange. MacPherson was born July 20, 1986 in Long Beach, California and graduated from Los Alamitos High School. He enlisted in the U.S. Army in May 2007 and completed One Station Unit …continue reading