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Therapy Dogs to Build Reading Skills

04/24/2013 Bertha Del Rivero 0

Long Beach Public Library is implementing a program to help children increase their reading skills and self-confidence by reading aloud to certified therapy dogs.

"This program will be especially useful for students who might be uncomfortable reading aloud in class, …

Reforma Migratoria Muy Lejos de la Realidad

04/17/2013 Bertha Del Rivero 0

El Senado de Estados Unidos podría pronto dar un paso importante que permita reconocer garantías trascendentales a inmigrantes no autorizados, indicó hoy Human Rights Watch. El plan podría regularizar la situación legal de millones de personas y reducir su vulnerabilidad …

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CITY OF LONG BEACH CELEBRATES EARTH WEEK

04/16/2013 Bertha Del Rivero 0

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To kick off the 43rd annual celebration of Earth Day, Long Beach is continuing its commitment to environmental sustainability and awareness by inviting the community to a free "Grow Eco LB" event on Saturday, April 20, from 10 am to …

LB TRANSIT SERVICE DURING THE GRAND PRIX

04/16/2013 Bertha Del Rivero 0

LONG BEACH TRANSIT ANNOUNCES SERVICE CHANGES CHANGE DURING GRAND PRIX

Due to race course detours and a large influx of tourists and locals downtown for the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach, a few key service adjustments will be made …

EATING FRUITS PROVIDES HEALTH BENEFITS

04/10/2013 Bertha Del Rivero 0

People who eat more vegetables and fruits as part of an overall healthy diet are likely to have a reduced risk of some chronic diseases. Fruits provide nutrients vital for health, such as potassium, dietary fiber, vitamin C, and folate …

CELEBRATING DIVERSITY IN LONG BEACH

04/10/2013 Bertha Del Rivero 0

Mayor Bob Foster and Councilman Dee Andrews revealed the new banners along Anaheim Street celebrating the Long Beach cultural designation of Cambodia Town, on Wednesday, April 10, at MacArthur Park in Long Beach.

Cambodia Town is the official name for