Authorities ID man fatally shot by police in Long Beach park • Long Beach Post News

Man expected to survive after being shot in North Long Beach, police say • Long Beach Post News

Authorities today identified a man who was fatally shot by Long Beach Police Department officers while he was allegedly armed with a gun in a park in the city’s Cambodia Town area. Officers responded around 4:20 p.m. Wednesday to a report of an armed suspect in MacArthur Park in the …

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Metro A Line train in Long Beach gets a new look promoting Taiwan tourism • Long Beach Post News

Metro A Line train in Long Beach gets a new look promoting Taiwan tourism • Long Beach Post News

A Metro train that runs from Downtown Long Beach north to Pasadena is newly dressed up in bright artwork thanks to an advertising campaign by the Taiwanese Tourism Administration. The train’s new elaborate designs — showcasing the food, culture and landmarks of Taiwan — are the work of artist Hong …

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California leaders take sides in monumental Supreme Court case on homelessness • Long Beach Post News

California leaders take sides in monumental Supreme Court case on homelessness • Long Beach Post News

CalMatters is a nonprofit, nonpartisan newsroom committed to explaining California policy and politics. For more stories on inequality in California, sign up for Inequality Insights, a weekly must-read on one of California’s most pressing issues. The U.S. Supreme Court is about to hear the biggest case about homelessness in decades, and …

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Long Beach police fatally shoot person they say refused to drop gun in Cambodia Town area • Long Beach Post News

Man convicted of killing 72-year-old by punching her in the face to get 9 years in prison • Long Beach Post News

Police fatally shot a person they say refused to drop a handgun after officers stopped him in Long Beach’s Cambodia Town neighborhood Wednesday afternoon. Police said officers were patrolling near 14th Street and Gundry Avenue around 4:21 p.m. when they “became aware” of someone nearby who may be armed. When …

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20-year-old woman charged in killing of veteran gardening outside his North Long Beach home • Long Beach Post News

Men charged with murdering veteran outside his Long Beach home could face life in prison • Long Beach Post News

Police announced today that a fifth person has been arrested in connection to the slaying of an Army veteran who was gardening outside his North Long Beach home when he was killed by stray gunfire. Mario Morales-Moreno, a 51-year-old father of two, was killed on April 4. Police have said …

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Democrats kill California homeless camp ban, again • Long Beach Post News

Democrats kill California homeless camp ban, again • Long Beach Post News

CalMatters is a nonprofit, nonpartisan newsroom committed to explaining California policy and politics. For more stories on inequality in California, sign up for Inequality Insights, a weekly must-read on one of California’s most pressing issues. For the second year in a row, Democrats today voted down a bill that sought to ban …

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Things to do in Long Beach this weekend — and it’s not all Grand Prix-related • the Hi-lo

Bunnie Geer of the Iron Goddess Motorcycle Show poses for photos on her motorcycle during Thunder Thursday at the Pike Outlets.

The following list is a curated roundup of weekend events in Long Beach published every Wednesday on the Hi-lo and Long Beach Post. Have an event to share? Email [email protected] with “Things to Do” in the subject line. Yes, one of Long Beach’s biggest events is this weekend, and if …

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Affordable housing projects near the Traffic Circle and in Cal Heights move forward • Long Beach Post News

Affordable housing projects near the Traffic Circle and in Cal Heights move forward • Long Beach Post News

The Long Beach City Council voted on Tuesday to move forward with two affordable housing projects in affluent parts of the city, one that has already been approved and another that is in the early stages of planning and conception. The first project, located a few blocks south of the …

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LASD warns of ‘brazen’ beauty supply thefts after arrest at Lakewood Center Mall • Long Beach Post News

Man expected to survive after being shot in North Long Beach, police say • Long Beach Post News

A man accused of trying to steal beauty supplies at the Lakewood Center Mall was arrested Saturday after he assaulted a deputy who stopped him, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. The Sheriff’s Department said the deputy rushed to the mall’s Ulta Beauty cosmetics store after getting a …

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Jury deadlocks in trial of ex-LBUSD safety officer charged with murdering 18-year-old • Long Beach Post News

Jury deadlocks in trial of ex-LBUSD safety officer charged with murdering 18-year-old • Long Beach Post News

A judge today declared a mistrial after jurors announced they were deadlocked in the trial of a former Long Beach Unified School District safety officer charged with murder for shooting an 18-year-old woman. After about two days of deliberations, the jury’s foreperson told Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Richard …

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