10 Dive Bars Down Broadway

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3636 Club 3636 East Broadway You won’t be able to miss this spot thanks to their vintage neon sign outside. When you go inside you will be welcomed by friendly bartenders and regular customers in a one-room layout that has the bar on one side and two pool tables on the other. They are definitely no-nonsense and have other dive bar “must …

What’s New In Long Beach?

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  There is already a lot to love about living in Long Beach. The weather, the eclectic neighborhoods, unique stores and boutiques, tempting restaurants and bars, local events and festivals. So seeing all of the new businesses pop up around town makes us excited. Here are a few that have opened within the last couple of months that we definitely …

The Long Beach Grocery Co-op

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As a Long Beach resident, you may have heard of the Long Beach Grocery Co-op (LBGC). The Long Beach Grocery Co-op was started several years ago by Damon Lawrence and is the first of its kind within our city. What started out as an idea from a trip to Oregon has grown into something bigger within the community. So big …

Community Gardens

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Grow Your Own Produce Community Gardens allows you to eat fresh, seasonal, and local produce. It is a wonderful way to stay healthy and support your community. Participating in Community Gardens is an entertaining way to meet new people and grow some delicious veggies, herbs, and fruits that your whole family will enjoy. Here are a few of our favorite …

New Year’s Resolutions For Your Home

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8 Tips to Make Your Home Ready for the New Year It’s that time of year again where everyone starts making grand New Year’s resolutions that they can’t really keep. A  great place to start making a positive change is in your home. When it comes to New Year’s resolutions for your home there are a few goals you can …

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Where To See Holiday Lights In Long Beach

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The end of the holiday season is rapidly approaching and time is running out to plan your annual holiday lights tours with family and friends. We’ve got your back. Long Beach is home to neighborhoods that go over the top with their holiday decorating. Here’s a list of our favorite light displays. Daisy Avenue Christmas Tree Lane Located in the …

Holiday Gifts for the Home

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They say home is where the heart is, so when you’re buying gifts, a home-related present is a good choice. Whether you’re looking for something practical, beautiful,  or quirky, there are items for every style and budget. Here are a few of our favorites. Picture Frame With everyone collecting photos on their phone, social media, and other digital options, an actual …

Best Apps to Help You Save Money for Your Dream Home

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Do you have your sites set on purchasing your dream home in 2019, but need to save up more money to help get you there? Here are some of our favorite money-saving apps that can help get you into a new home for the new year. Mint Now you can manage all of your finances in one convenient location. It …

Volunteer in Long Beach this Holiday Season

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Your time is valuable, spend it giving back to those in need. Volunteer in Long Beach this holiday season. It will warm hearts and feed the souls of many people in our community. Here are a just a few organizations that need your help. Food Forward Food Forward fights hunger and reduces waste by finding uses for extra produce that …

Long Beach Holiday Parade Schedule

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 On Your Marks, Get Set… Parade! These impressive Long Beach holiday parades seem to sneak up every year. This year, we’ve got ’em all rounded up so you won’t miss a beat. We just wanted to make sure your family’s in the know so your holidays are the best they can be. photo credit: LB Press-Telegram 36th Annual Belmont Shore Christmas …