Rich Archbold: Rancho Los Cerritos celebrating 175 colorful, historic years of “Adobe Days” — Orange County Register

When she was just a toddler, Long Beach legend Jean Bixby Smith remembers what could have been a dangerous incident at historic Rancho Los Cerritos but fortunately turned out to be only an amusing one, instead…

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Why Long Beach is going to the dogs with this event — Orange County Register

Woof! Here it is, dog lovers, a day in paradise for you and your little furry pal. The Queen Mary’s Doggie Paradise makes its debut at the ship’s adjacent events park in Long Beach on Sept. 14. So what’s Doggie Paradise? Just about everything you can think of that dogs and their owners will love.…

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Long Beach marchers adorned in ‘suffrage whites’ launch year-long celebration of equal rights — Orange County Register

“Be it resolved that the California Federation of Women’s Clubs endorses the principle of equal suffrage.” These were the words brought to the floor at the Virginia Hotel in Long Beach during the 10th annual California Convention of Women’s Clubs on May 17, 1911, laying the groundwork for women’s right to vote.

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You don’t need tickets for this free Long Beach music festival: Meet Happy Sundays LBC — Orange County Register

There will be more than 40 bands and other acts all performing in one area on the same day, but Happy Sundays LBC is not your typical music festival. In fact, as far as the organizers are concerned, it’s an anti-music festival because you’re not going to need to drop a bucket of cash…

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Check out these 3 local breweries pouring at Taste of Brews Long Beach — Orange County Register

Raise a mug, well actually a plastic cup, and get a taste of some of the best craft beers, hard ciders, seltzers and kombucha around at the 9th annual Taste of Brews Long Beach. The beer festival returns to Shoreline Aquatic Park Aug. 24 for a day-long celebration of craft brews…

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7 reasons why Midsummer Scream is Long Beach is most frightening place to be this summer — Orange County Register

For the past four years summertime in Long Beach has become a place of horror and darkness with evil lurking all around during one terror-filled weekend. But instead of people running for their lives trying to escape the city, thousands flock to town to take it all in as they attend the Midsummer…

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