Long Beach City Hall is not long for this world. The concrete-winged tower looks stout enough, but it’s not someplace you’d choose to be in an earthquake. Dedicated in the bicentennial year of 1976, the high-rise is the centerpiece of an obsolete civic center that the coastal city is busy erasing....
Sunday, March 11, 2018 11AM Registration 12PM Workshop Location: Humble Civic Center 8233 Will Clayton Pkwy Humble, TX 77338 Wanting to become a PRO? Check out the Real Deal Seminars. Real Deal Seminars Get the inside tips from Cheerleader Directors on auditioning, tryout etiquette, and costume selection. Our Materials [...]
Survey about beautiful but troubled public space runs through March 16 San Francisco’s Civic Center has, at best, always felt like a work in progress. But these days City Hall is finally in mind of cleaning up its own front yard with...Show More Summary
A heartwarming moment three and a half years in the making Photo by Lindsay Upson, courtesy of SF Rec & Park Civic Center’s Helen Diller Playground, which has sat in the shadow of City Hall for 20 years, will finish its year-long redesign...Show More Summary
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Inspired by Ralph Ellison’s 1952 classic work San Francisco’s Civic Center Plaza will play host to 40 new occupants this summer—and they’re all six and a half feet tall, 300 pounds, identical, and, by a certain standard of the word,Show More Summary
A roundup of women’s marches and events being held Saturday: San Francisco: People will gather 11:30 a.m. at Civic Center Plaza, 335 McAllister St. Rally starts at noon and will be followed by a march at 2 p.m. to the Embarcadero. For information: http://bit.ly/2EtDgBi. Oakland: Starting 10 a.m. Show More Summary
Sad news today that Bruce Cole—my colleague at the Ethics and Public Policy Center, former chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities, and a great champion of American civic education and the arts and humanities properly understood—died...Show More Summary
Capping the freeway would create a new link between the downtown and civic center areas A years-old proposal to cap the 10 freeway near its Santa Monica terminus is part of a plan that will soon be considered by the city of Santa Monica,...Show More Summary
By Jim Dower: Former 4 division world champion Roy Jones Jr. (65-9, 47 KOs) plans on hanging up his gloves after his next fight on February 8 at the Civic Center in Pensacola, Florida. Jones Jr. will be fighting in the headliner bout. Show More Summary
Nearly 18 months after demolition crews began the methodical disassembly of Civic Center Station, a new transit hub has risen in its place, featuring heightened security, additional bus bays and a time-saving exit for buses headed north on Lincoln Street.
More than 40 concrete trucks will stream into Lake Forest Wednesday morning, Dec. 13, pouring concrete as the city lays the foundation for its permanent Civic Center. The complex includes four buildings – a senior center, community center, City Hall and Council Chamber that doubles as a performing arts center – and a two-story parking […]
The annual State of the City address will be presented to those in attendance and those watching the live stream of the 6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12 City Council meeting at the Civic Center, 200 Civic Center. The address will highlight the city’s achievements in 2017 and will update residents on what’s to come in […]
The Brea Civic Center sparkled for its holiday kick-off event. The city hosted its annual tree lighting on Dec. 7, featuring performances by local school children, holiday activities and a visit by Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus.
Hunters and collectors check out the large selection of guns and other items at the Dakota Territory Gun Collectors 36th annual Gun Show on Saturday at the Fargo Civic Center. A large crowd was present Saturday morning at the show, which continues today from 9 a.m. Show More Summary
“Now that I am cleaning it myself, I realize how unbelievably filthy it is” It’s no secret that San Francisco BART stations have all the cleanliness of used petri dishes. The problem can be seen and sniffed at Civic Center, 24th Street,...Show More Summary
MISSION VIEJO — With the help of children in attendance, Santa lit up the festive lights outside the Civic Center, ushering in the start of Christmas season. Mission Viejo hosted Santa’s Arrival on Sunday, Nov. 26, inviting children and their families to watch Santa enter town on a fire truck, play games, make crafts and […]
Eliza Clark of Newport Beach helped improve the comfort of homeless people in Santa Ana, Wednesday morning, Nov. 22, as she and 11 volunteers passed out hundreds of pairs of new socks to those living around the Civic Center Plaza of the Flags. Clark distributed the socks as part of her internship with the nonprofit The […]
All Times Eastern Boxing Premier Boxing Champions, Coliseum, St. Petersburg, FL Welterweights Devon Alexander vs. Walter Castillo — FS1, 7:30 p.m. College Basketball Men’s Maui Invitational, Lahaina Civic Center, Lahaina, Maui, HI Semifinals Wichita State vs. Show More Summary
Frank Lloyd Wright's largest public project was California’s Marin County Civic Center. The ambitious complex, which includes an 11-acre lagoon and 20-acre park, is sometimes referred to as the "Big Pink" for its pink stucco walls. Wright was selected to design the center in 1957. Show More Summary