Yakob Basner, 93, a Holocaust survivor and dedicated teacher seeking to preserve the Yiddish language, passed away peacefully on September 8, 2021, with his beloved family at his side. Although he mastered English, Russian, Latvian, Hebrew, and German, it was Yiddish that was closest to his heart. He made it
Senator Dave Min (D-Irvine) released the following statement upon the news that Southern California education philanthropist and business leader Dr. Myung-Ki Hong passed away: “I’m incredibly saddened by Dr. Myung-Ki Hong’s passing,” Min said. “Dr. Hong was a beloved figure in Southern California and among Korean Americans. He was a
On Sunday, July 25, 2021, at approximately 8:03 p.m., the Huntington Beach Police Department (HBPD) responded to a traffic collision in the northbound lanes of Pacific Coast Highway near Newland Avenue, involving two pedestrians and a Nissan Altima. Upon arrival, officers located one pedestrian, identified as 48-year old female Deanna
Members of Da’ Hawaii Seniors Club gathered at Heritage Park in Cerritos, California, on July 2, 2021, to celebrate the life of their late Co-President Donald “Don” Izumihara. Donald served as Co-President of the club in 2020 and in 2021, until his passing on June 14, 2021. Donald was preceded
On June 24, 2021 at approximately 10:42 p.m., officers were dispatched to assist Long Beach Fire Department personnel who were responding to a report of a shooting victim at 15th Street and Cedar Avenue, which resulted in the death of a male adult. Officers from the Long Beach Police Department
On June 23, 2021 at approximately 10:30 p.m., officers were dispatched to a shots call after several 9-1-1 callers reported gunshots in the area of South Street and Ackerfield Avenue, which resulted in the death of a male adult and the hospitalization of another male adult. The first arriving officers
On May 5, 2021 at approximately 3:25 p.m., officers responded to an injury traffic collision at the intersection of Redondo Avenue and 15th Street, which resulted in the death of a male adult. Upon arrival, officers discovered a motorcyclist, Honda Accord, and Ford Mustang were involved in a traffic collision.
On April 26, 2021, at approximately 7:45 a.m., officers were dispatched to the 2000 block of West Wardlow Road to assist the Long Beach Fire Department regarding a report of an assault, which resulted in the death of a female adult. Upon arrival, officers observed Long Beach Fire Department personnel