Port of Long Beach

Cover art for OCB's 2021 November Dining, Arts, and Entertainment guide.

Top Ten Stories for November 14 through November 20 include an undetermined death and a police shooting in Long Beach, and the opening of Amazon Fresh in Cerritos. Top Ten Stories for November 14 through November 20 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding …continue reading

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Rep. Michelle Steel (CA-48) toured the Port of Long Beach to get a firsthand look at the unprecedented backlog of cargo ships off the Southern California Coast. The Ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles together move 40% of all shipping containers entering the U.S. and the backlog at these …continue reading

Cover art for OCB's 2021 November Dining, Arts, and Entertainment guide.

Top Ten Stories for November 07 through November 13 include two fatal acidents in Seal Beach, new stores in Long Beach, and threats over curriculum. Top Ten Stories for November 07 through November 13 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and …continue reading

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Recently, I explored Emily Hibard’s grandfather’s business being forced to sell their old functional trucks to meet increasingly stringent environmental regulations. With over 80 container ships sitting idly at the Los Angeles ports, the lack of trucks was one part of the problem. But there are many more government-created issues …continue reading

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Building on President Joe Biden’s announcement yesterday of sweeping action to strengthen critical supply chain capacity at the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach by moving to 24/7 operations, Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47), today, sent a letter to Pierpass CEO John Cushing proposing further reforms to ease congestion and …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

Top Ten Stories for April 2019 2019 include murder, new restaurants, land development, and the passing of former Cypress City Manager Darrell Essex. The Top Ten Stories for April 2019 were the most read stories at Orange County Breeze over the month of April 2018 (excluding weather forecasts and events): …continue reading

Top Ten Stories for April 21 through April 27 include the passing of Darrell Essex in Cypress, murder in Newport Beach, a missionary back in Garden Grove. The Top Ten Stories for April 21 through April 27 stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and …continue reading

Ten California port truck drivers who haul cargo for Best Buy, Puma, and Lowe’s have been awarded more than $1.2 million by the California Labor Commissioner for wage theft due to misclassification as independent contractors. Specifically, the decision orders K&R Transportation, which was purchased by NFI Industries in 2017, to …continue reading