Thursday, July 18, 2024

Central Long Beach

MacArthur Park in Long Beach readies for its renovation—and why that’s important

The long-planned renovation of MacArthur Park in Central Long Beach took its first tangible step toward fruition after crews broke ground on the space formally this month.

Moonlight Movies on the Beach escapes cancellation; announces 2024 lineup

After initially being cancelled following a lack of funding, Moonlight Movies on the Beach returns for its 2024 iteration with a slate of nine movies spread across the entirety of the summer.

26 Point 2, a homeless-focused residential complex, celebrates grand opening in Central Long Beach

26 Point 2, a five-story, 77-unit affordable residential complex at 3590 Pacific Coast Hwy. has officially opened after welcoming residents since December of 2023....

Construction continues on 194-unit, mixed-use affordable housing project on Long Beach Blvd.

The 194-unit project, which also includes 5,622 square feet of retail space, will serve large families with incomes 30% to 70% of the median income in the area.

Observing Lent? Look no further than toward the amazing special menu at Los Reyes del Taco Sabroso

The Montesinos family of Los Reyes del Taco Sabroso create some of the city's best traditional Mexican food—food that makes those of Mexican descent miss the kitchens of their abuelitas and moms. And that is precisely what makes their Lent menu so special.

Expanding presence, Moonlight Movies on the Beach does the right thing: Bringing free movies to everyone

20 years in, Moonlight Movies has become a Long Beach tradition that is not only entertaining but entirely free each year—but recognition of equity issues has allowed it to evolve into a more accessible event for 2022.