Friday, April 18, 2014 2:54pm

tradition

IN THE END, TRADITION RETAINS HER CROWN AT MISS LONG BEACH PAGEANT


Kristin Bopp, a 23-year-old student at Cal State Long Beach whose extensive experience as a beauty pageant contestant includes the Miss Greater Lakewood title of 2010, was selected Miss Long Beach on Sunday evening at the Grand Events Center.  The crowning brought a dramatic—and traditional—conclusion to an event that had returned to the public’s radar this […]

JOIN COASTAL CLEANUP DAY ALONG LOCAL SHORELINE SATURDAY MORNING


One of the most-successful traditions in the environmental movement enters its 26th year Saturday when thousands of volunteers descend upon shorelines up and down the state—including several spots in Long Beach—to participate in California Coastal Cleanup Day from 9 a.m. to noon. Since the program began in 1985, more than 800,000 Californians have removed more […]