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Long Beach Junior Lifeguards STUD IRONMAN Competition, Tuesday, July 29th

Friday, July 25th, 2014

On Tuesday, July 29th, the Long Beach Junior Lifeguard Program will have their annual Stud Ironman event.  The competition is free and open to all, so family, friends, and swim teams are welcomed to participate.  Check in for participants begin at 8:00am, at the Lifeguard Tower south of 1st Place, adjacent to the Villa Rivera […]

Fireworks are illegal in Long Beach

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014

Fireworks are illegal in Long Beach, and can be dangerous.  Even the so-called Safe and Sane fireworks and sparklers can be harmful.  These “store bought” ground-based fireworks can often results in serious burns, hearing loss and other injuries.  Fireworks are a traditional part of America’s Fourth of July celebration, yet every year people take needless […]

3rd Alarm Fire in Long Beach

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014

On Tuesday, July 1st at 13:00, the Long Beach Fire Department responded to 1700 W. Anaheim for a reported structure fire. Upon arrival, units found an industrial building used for the manufacturing of electric-powered merchant signs. Due to the size of the building, contents, and rapid spread of fire, a 2nd Alarm was called, followed […]

Long Beach Fire Department Lifeguard Division wins the inaugural Heroes Regatta

Monday, May 12th, 2014

Six members of the City of Long Beach Fire Department Lifeguard Division won the inaugural Heroes Regatta Saturday in this event hosted by Long Beach Yacht Club as a tribute to the men and women of our local police and fire departments. More than 50 law enforcement officers and firefighters sailed on eight of LBYC’s […]

Fund Raiser to benefit LBFD USAR Canine Program

Friday, May 9th, 2014

On Saturday, May 10th from 10:00am until 4:00pm, the new Unleashed by Petco Store in Long Beach will have a Grand Opening Celebration and host a fund-raiser for the Long Beach Fire Department’s Urban Search & Rescue (USAR) Program’s Canine Program.    The LBFD USAR Team are the Department’s heavy technical rescue experts.  In 2009, the team […]

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