News for Long Beach CA - AmericanTowns.com AmericanTowns is a virtual "town square", connecting you to all the events and news happening in Long Beach California. Whether it's town issues and community activism, or school calendars and sports schedules, AmericanTowns delivers the information faster and helps you use it better. en-us 30 http://www.americantowns.com/ca/longbeach News for Long Beach CA - AmericanTowns.com 144 69 http://www.americantowns.com/ca/longbeach http://www.americantowns.com/images/atn_rss_logo.gif Sun, 21 Jan 2018 20:08:02 -0600 Earth Talk: Train vs Bus Dear EarthTalk: I always assumed the train was the greenest form of mass transit, but a friend told me I would be better off taking the bus. Could thi http://www.americantowns.com/ct/weston/news/earth-talk-train-vs-bus-29380452 http://www.americantowns.com/ct/weston/news/earth-talk-train-vs-bus-29380452 Clubs and Organizations {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - General Interest Organizations, Youth and Senior Clubs in {local_city_c} {local_state} Fri, 12 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0600 Agatha Christie's Black Coffee at the Long Beach Playhouse Long Beach, CA -- In 1930, Agatha Christie wrote Black Coffee as a play featuring her master sleuth Hercule Poirot. In this seldom seen and intricatel http://www.americantowns.com/ca/longbeach/news/agatha-christies-black-coffee-at-the-long-beach-playhouse-29362964 http://www.americantowns.com/ca/longbeach/news/agatha-christies-black-coffee-at-the-long-beach-playhouse-29362964 Arts and Entertainment {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - Concerts, Theatre, Music, Galleries, Arts in {local_city_c} {local_state} Sun, 07 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0600 Aquarium Offers New Class for Parents and Children, Ages 2 to 6 Starting January 20 the Aquarium is offering new Parent http://www.americantowns.com/ca/longbeach/news/aquarium-offers-new-class-for-parents-and-children-ages-2-to-6-29348731 http://www.americantowns.com/ca/longbeach/news/aquarium-offers-new-class-for-parents-and-children-ages-2-to-6-29348731 Arts and Entertainment {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - Concerts, Theatre, Music, Galleries, Arts in {local_city_c} {local_state} Wed, 03 Jan 2018 13:32:00 -0600 Aquarium Show Collects Data on Local Marine Life Using a citizen science website and app maintained by the California Academy of Sciences called iNaturalist, http://www.americantowns.com/ca/longbeach/news/aquarium-show-collects-data-on-local-marine-life-29344963 http://www.americantowns.com/ca/longbeach/news/aquarium-show-collects-data-on-local-marine-life-29344963 Arts and Entertainment {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - Concerts, Theatre, Music, Galleries, Arts in {local_city_c} {local_state} Tue, 02 Jan 2018 12:50:00 -0600 Winter at the Aquarium This winter visit the Aquarium’s FROGS: Dazzling and Disappearing exhibit and enjoy festivals and discounted late nights. The Aquarium will hos http://www.americantowns.com/ca/longbeach/news/winter-at-the-aquarium-29326606 http://www.americantowns.com/ca/longbeach/news/winter-at-the-aquarium-29326606 Arts and Entertainment {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - Concerts, Theatre, Music, Galleries, Arts in {local_city_c} {local_state} Tue, 26 Dec 2017 10:00:00 -0600 The Long Beach Playhouse Announces the Studio Theatres' Collaborative Season 2018 Long Beach, CA - For the past several years, the Long Beach Playhouse has offered its upstairs Studio Theatre, to individuals and theater groups to mo http://www.americantowns.com/ca/longbeach/news/the-long-beach-playhouse-announces-the-studio-theatres-collaborative-season-2018-29273823 http://www.americantowns.com/ca/longbeach/news/the-long-beach-playhouse-announces-the-studio-theatres-collaborative-season-2018-29273823 Arts and Entertainment {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - Concerts, Theatre, Music, Galleries, Arts in {local_city_c} {local_state} Sat, 09 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0600 2017 at the Aquarium: Connecting the Public with Science and Conservation The Aquarium took major steps on its expansion, opened new major exhibits, and welcomed new animals in 2017. The institution also conducted conservati http://www.americantowns.com/ca/longbeach/news/2017-at-the-aquarium-connecting-the-public-with-science-and-conservation-29267804 http://www.americantowns.com/ca/longbeach/news/2017-at-the-aquarium-connecting-the-public-with-science-and-conservation-29267804 Arts and Entertainment {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - Concerts, Theatre, Music, Galleries, Arts in {local_city_c} {local_state} Thu, 07 Dec 2017 11:44:00 -0600 Holiday Celebrations at the Aquarium Get into the holiday spirit December 2 through 24 during the month-long Aquarium Holidays celebration. Aquarium Holidays http://www.americantowns.com/ca/longbeach/news/holiday-celebrations-at-the-aquarium-29240202 http://www.americantowns.com/ca/longbeach/news/holiday-celebrations-at-the-aquarium-29240202 Arts and Entertainment {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - Concerts, Theatre, Music, Galleries, Arts in {local_city_c} {local_state} Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:30:00 -0600 Photographers Night Photo Contest 2017 Winners The Aquarium’s 9th annual Photographers Night was held in October, and guests were invited to enjoy an evening of http://www.americantowns.com/ca/longbeach/news/photographers-night-photo-contest-2017-winners-29234807 http://www.americantowns.com/ca/longbeach/news/photographers-night-photo-contest-2017-winners-29234807 Arts and Entertainment {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - Concerts, Theatre, Music, Galleries, Arts in {local_city_c} {local_state} Mon, 27 Nov 2017 18:31:00 -0600 New Aquarium Film Showcases Climate Solutions The Aquarium’s new film The Time is Now, The Future is Here is designed to inspire viewers to take action in response http://www.americantowns.com/ca/longbeach/news/new-aquarium-film-showcases-climate-solutions-29150664 http://www.americantowns.com/ca/longbeach/news/new-aquarium-film-showcases-climate-solutions-29150664 Arts and Entertainment {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - Concerts, Theatre, Music, Galleries, Arts in {local_city_c} {local_state} Wed, 01 Nov 2017 18:55:00 -0500 Angelina Jolie, Loung Ung, and Aquarium Engage Long Beach’s Cambodian Community in Dialogue About 200 people gathered for a private screening of the new Netflix film First They http://www.americantowns.com/ca/longbeach/news/angelina-jolie-loung-ung-and-aquarium-engage-long-beachrsquos-cambodian-community-in-dialogue-29131870 http://www.americantowns.com/ca/longbeach/news/angelina-jolie-loung-ung-and-aquarium-engage-long-beachrsquos-cambodian-community-in-dialogue-29131870 Arts and Entertainment {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - Concerts, Theatre, Music, Galleries, Arts in {local_city_c} {local_state} Fri, 27 Oct 2017 18:34:00 -0500 Weather on Steroids Art Exhibit Now on View An art exhibition http://www.americantowns.com/ca/longbeach/news/weather-on-steroids-art-exhibit-now-on-view-29114938 http://www.americantowns.com/ca/longbeach/news/weather-on-steroids-art-exhibit-now-on-view-29114938 Arts and Entertainment {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - Concerts, Theatre, Music, Galleries, Arts in {local_city_c} {local_state} Mon, 23 Oct 2017 13:27:00 -0500 Rance’s Chicago Pizza Launches Happy Hour Weekdays All Day Until 6 P.M. Rance’s Chicago Pizza in Long Beach and Costa Mesa has announced that it will expand its Happy Hours each weekday from 11am until 6 p.m.  Among the http://www.americantowns.com/ca/longbeach/news/rances-chicago-pizza-launches-happy-hour-weekdays-all-day-until-6-pm-29113500 http://www.americantowns.com/ca/longbeach/news/rances-chicago-pizza-launches-happy-hour-weekdays-all-day-until-6-pm-29113500 Restaurants {local_city_c} {local_state} {local_full_state_c} - Italian, Pizza, American, Caterers for {local_city_c} {local_state} Mon, 23 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0500