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Explore Naples, California

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Naples: California’s Little Italy on the Bay The perfect place to enjoy life’s simple pleasures Naples is one of the most beautiful coastal neighborhoods of Long Beach, California. Sailboats and Duffy boats line the picturesque canals that divide Naples Island, gondoliers can be seen paddling passengers along the waterways, and gorgeous waterfront homes make for a truly resort-like atmosphere. The neighborhood itself is tucked away in a quiet area, but offers easy access to Long Beach shops, restaurants, and nightlife. Originally built to replicate a village in Italy, most of the streets have Italian names, and a charming three tiered fountain sits …

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How to Spend Memorial Day Weekend in Long Beach

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Memorial Day Weekend 2016: Stay In or Go Out Your Guide to Spending Memorial Day Weekend in Long Beach In addition to being a day to honor those who died in service, Memorial Day weekend traditionally marks the start of summer and is a time for friends and family to gather together. Whether you want to stay home or go out this Memorial Day weekend, we’ve got you covered. From local events to entertaining guests at home, here’s how to make the best of your long weekend. Out and About Choose from these fun events in and around Long Beach: Memorial …

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The Shannon Jones Team Movie Night Featuring: ET

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Join Us at the Art Theatre for The Shannon Jones Team Movie Night Featuring: ET! You won’t want to miss this free event in Long Beach! Reserve your spot on the guest list by June 17th! Register here: Powered by Eventbrite What: You’re invited to The Shannon Jones Team second annual team movie night. This year we will be showing ET, and the evening is open to all ages. We will provide popcorn and drinks so all you have to do is sit back, relax, and enjoy the show. In addition to the movie, there will be an exciting raffle. …

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Meet The Shannon Jones Team!

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The Shannon Jones Team has Grown! Meet the Newest Members of our Team! The Shannon Jones Team has grown recently to better serve our amazing clients. Get to know the newest team members here: Stephanie Anderson, Buyer Specialist: Stephanie’s specialized training and professionalism helps makes the home buying process smooth for her clients. Her goal is to serve her clients for life and build a relationship based on her commitment to excellence, integrity and honesty. Before pursuing a career in real estate, Stephanie ran a successful event planning business for over a decade. Family and friends are very important to …

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What Family Friendly Movie Would You Like to See at The Shannon Jones Team Movie Night?

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Mark Your Calendars for The Shannon Jones Team Second Annual Movie Night! The Event will be June 23 at the Art Theater in Long Beach! Last year, The Shannon Jones Team hosted a Movie Night as a way of saying “Thank you” to our clients and the community. It’s been our pleasure to serve the greater Long Beach Area for almost 20 years and we are so lucky to have worked with such amazing people who have trusted us to handle their real estate needs. Last year’s Movie Night was a big hit so we decided to bring it back again this year! …

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The Locals Guide to the 2016 Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach

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April 15 – 17: Grand Prix of Long Beach 2016 “Southern California’s Most Unique Special Event” For many car enthusiasts, the Long Beach Grand Prix marks the kick-off of car season. This three-day festival floods the streets of downtown Long Beach with spectators as they watch world-class  drivers charge through the racecourses. As one of the largest events in Long Beach, the Grand Prix boasts a fun and busy weekend for all. Tickets Ticket prices vary depending on the package you choose. On the upper end, a three day reserved seating pass costs between $95.00 and $142.00 for adults. You can …

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Community Garden Roundup in Long Beach, CA

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Eat Well in Long Beach: Join a Community Garden The benefits of growing your own food are vast. Not only is it an affordable solution to improving your diet, but it’s also a great way to stay active and soak up some vitamin D. However, not everyone has a yard equipped for a garden. And sometimes container gardens just won’t cut it. One solution is to seek out a community garden. Community gardens vary widely throughout the world. In North America, community gardens range from familiar “victory garden” areas where people grow small plots of vegetables, to large “greening” projects to …

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Rose Park EGG-Stravaganza 2016

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Join us at the Rose Park EGG-Stravaganza! The Rose Park Neighborhood Association and the Shannon Jones Team are hosting this family friendly event at Rose Park on Saturday, March 19th from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Last year we hosted the Kids Coloring Corner, but this year we’ll have a cookie decorating booth! Bring the kids and stop by to decorate your own delicious treat! There will also be face painting, an egg hunt, and a visit by the Easter bunny! While you’re there, you may want to take a stroll through the neighborhood and check out some of the beautiful …

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Unique Places to Take a Valentine

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For many people, Valentine’s Day is a “Hallmark holiday,” marked with flowers, maybe a card and dinner out. But Valentine’s Day can be celebrated in many ways and in many places. And this year, since it falls on a Sunday, why not take the day and explore someplace fun? Local Places to Explore With Your Valentine Whether you’re looking for a unique date or just want to explore Long Beach, here are some fun things to do locally. Take a stroll through the Earl Burns Miller Japanese Garden: 1250 Bellflower Blvd. Long Beach The 1.5 acre garden on the Cal …

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Photos With Santa A Success

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Twas three weeks from Christmas and all on the bay, many creatures were stirring and rowing and sailing. When out of the north came a boat like none other. Framed by two antlers and a sparkly red nose, the passenger was none other than Santa Claus. The children were gathered to wait for the man, and when he appeared on the horizon, a gleeful shout rang out through the room. There were muffins and goodies and juices and coffee, but the real star of the day was the man dressed in red. Some children were happy, and some not so much. From …