Long Beach native and tennis legend discusses pivotal showdown with Bobby Riggs and seeing it and herself portrayed on the big screen.
Female machinist, Douglas Aircraft Company, Long Beach, California, 1942. Photo by Alfred T. Palmer On September 19, 1945, 24 fired female employees of the Lindstrom Tool and Toy Company in Bridgeport, Connecticut picketed outside the factory in protest of their firing. It led to nothing, but this brief action is a window into the treatment […]
Steve Fryer’s comments on this week’s Orange County football top 25: Mission Viejo solidified its position as Orange County’s No. 2 team with a gritty 12-7 win over Long Beach Poly. … As for the No. 3 team … or No. 4, 5 and 6 … well, you could put JSerra, Orange Lutheran, Santa Margarita […]
A Long Beach man who slashed his 9-year-old stepdaughter’s neck in what prosecutors said was an attempt to cover up months of sexual abuse was sentenced September 14 to 41 years to life in state prison, according to the Los Angeles County district attorney’s office. Show More Summary
The Queen Mary is giving Chill a makeover and you can take a trip around the world without leaving Long Beach.
Heather and Mikael met while attending art school at California State University Long Beach and have always shared quirky personalities and a love for the outdoors. When it came to their wedding, they knew they wanted to do something special and unique to them. Show More Summary
Later this week, Playback: The Brian Wilson Anthology will be released. It's a collection of studio tracks and live recordings that celebrate the Beach Boy's long solo career, and it features two unreleased songs. One of them, "Some Sweet Day," was a leftover from the '90s, while "Run James Run" was written by Wilson in…
Long Beach police are seeking the public’s help identifying a man who exposed himself to young girls at least five times since early August. Authorities said the man approached the girls, always in the afternoon, and asked them for directions before exposing himself, according to the Long Beach...
Jack Teele, a longtime NFL executive whose work included helping to organize the first Super Bowl and helping to popularize the legendary Los Angeles Rams defensive line of the 1960s and 1970s, has died. According to the Long Beach Press-Telegram, Teele died at age 87 on Wednesday. During Teele’s 21-year stint as an executive with [more]
LONG BEACH – Mission Viejo cornerback Olaijah Griffin delivered a game-changing play in his famous father’s stomping grounds Friday night. Griffin’s teammates in the Diablos’ secondary produced their share of highlights, too. Mission...Show More Summary
It was halftime of a physical, demanding football game matching public school powers Mission Viejo and Long Beach Poly. USC coach Clay Helton was on the sideline Friday night admiring the intensity. Cornerback Olaijah Griffin of Mission Viejo, with red tape on his legs and ankles, was smiling....
The supergroup, with members of Rage Against the Machine, Public Enemy and Cypress Hill, will release its debut album.
Huntington Beach travels to Long Beach Wilson for a high school football matchup on Friday, Sept. 15. Kickoff scheduled for 7 p.m. Find and watch the best high school sports content live on The Cube. Follow your favorite schools in the area or around the country to get alerts anytime a sporting...
Josh Velasquez is preparing to run in a half-marathon in Long Beach, CA next month.
Greek health authorities have banned swimming along a long line of popular Athens beaches following extensive sea pollution from the sinking of a small oil tanker five days ago. The … Click to Continue »
Irvine Valley’s women’s volleyball team wasn’t at its best, but still had enough to stay undefeated. The Lasers swept their fourth opponent of the season, beating Long Beach City, 25-20, 25-23, 25-21, on the road on Friday night. IVC improved its record to 5-0 on the year. Long Beach City slipped to 1-3. Irvine Valley, […]
The Los Angeles Sparks travel to Phoenix with a 2-0 lead in the WNBA semifinals series after defeating the Mercury at the Walter Pyramid in Long Beach.
IRVINE – Crean Lutheran rallied from an early 14-point deficit to beat Beckman, 28-21, Thursday in a nonleague game at Irvine High. The Saints evened their record to 2-2. They had lost two in a row, to St. Anthony of Long Beach and to Aquinas of San Bernardino, after a season-opening win over Calvary Chapel. […]
Molina Healthcare is following through with layoffs announced earlier this summer, the company said, with some employees leaving the company Thursday, Sept. 14. It was not immediately clear how many people in Long Beach or elsewhere were affected. Show More Summary
More than $21.5 million worth of U.S. coins, world & ancient coins and currency changed hands during Heritage Auctions' as more than 99 percent of U.S. coins by value and quantity were sold. The Sept. 6-12 auctions, held in conjunctions...Show More Summary