Monthly Archives: November 2010

PHOTOS: Undercover Cops in Traffic Collision on Ocean Blvd.

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LONG BEACH, CALIF. USA — A beige car driven and pickup truck sit at the corner of Long Beach Blvd. and Ocean Blvd. after colliding during rush hour traffic Monday evening November 29, 2010, in Long Beach, Calif. Four undercover Long Beach police officers that were in the car were taken to Long Beach Memorial Medical Center and are in stable condition. The driver of the truck was being interviewed at the scene. The car was traveling westbound on Ocean Blvd. and the truck was making a left turn from eastbound Ocean Blvd. to northbound Long Beach Blvd.
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PHOTOS: Getting Ready for the Holidays

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It’s so cold outside that even the snowman need scarves! At least Sheila Caron’s snowman need one as she puts the finishing touches on her Christmas lawn decorations before starting work on the house lights at her east Long Beach, Calif. home are pointing the same direction on November 28, 2010. Sheila Caron spent the afternoon putting up holiday decorations with her partner, Kristin Harlocker, their daughter, Ryan Harlocker-Caron, 3, and Kristin’s niece, Magda VanKanegan.
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PHOTOS: Sixth District Thanksgiving Lunch

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Marissa Celeste is all smiles as she gets a meal during sixth district Councilman Dee Andrews annual Thanksgiving lunch and dinner at McBride Park in Long Beach, Calif. on November 22, 2010.. Andrews said he expects to feed 1,200 in two separate feedings which are being prepared by the Hilton and Hyatt hotels
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PHOTOS: The "Wall of Tolerance" or "Bricks about Bullying"

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Students at Mary Butler School tear down a “Wall of Intolerance,” in Long Beach, Calif., which has bricks created by more than 100 students revealing when they have been bullied or bullied someone else.

More than 2 million other students across the country will participate in Mix It Up Day on Tuesday, Nov. 9, as part of the ninth anti-bullying event designed to foster respect and understanding in schools. See more pictures/read the bricks>>

PHOTOS: Miss Long Beach, Mrs Long Beach, Miss Southern California, Mrs Southern California, Miss Teen Long Beach, Miss Teen Southern California, Little Miss Long Beach, Little Mrs Southern California,

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Sydney Neumann, center, reacts (and so do her competitors) as she is named Little Miss Long Beach 2011 at The Grand in Long Beach, Calif. on November 7, 2010. What used to be the Miss Long Beach Pageant is now Miss Long Beach, Mrs Long Beach, Miss Southern California, Mrs Southern California, Miss Teen Long Beach, Miss Teen Southern California, Little Miss Long Beach, Little Mrs Southern California (Phew, that’s a mouthful). See more pictures>>

PHOTO: Taking Candy from a…

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It wasn’t all smiles the day after Halloween as Ronnie Squier and his sister, Leeta Squier, turn in their trick-or-treat candy for a dollar a pound at Dr. Stella’s dental office in Long Beach, Calif. on November 1, 2010. They earned $16. Dr. Stella collected 353 pounds of candy.