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Improvements at the Long Beach Airport and Upcoming Events
Long Beach Airport Improvements

The Long Beach Airport was featured in the November-December 2012 issue of Airport Improvement Magazine.

The $45 million concourse project, which includes revamped concessions, is almost complete. You can learn more about it by reading the article here

Let's Get Ready Long Beach
Take a moment to download the following checklist of what you and your family need to include in your emergency preparedness kit.

For more tips on getting prepared, visit
Home Front Theater
November's Featured Film: The Philadelphia Story

Friday, November 16, 2012
El Dorado Community Senior Center, Bridge Room
2800 N. Studebaker Road

Getting Back to Work 2012 
A summit on job creation and small business in Long Beach


The public is invited to join a day of networking, workshops, panel discussions, and resources to help small businesses and job seekers in Long Beach.

9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Saturday, November 17, 2012
Long Beach Convention Center - 300 E. Ocean Blvd. Long Beach, CA 90802

Councilmember Steven Neal invites the public to "Getting Back To Work 2012: Summit on Job Creation and Small Business Long Beach." The summit features a full day of activities to benefit job seekers, small business owners and general observers. The summit includes a presentation on Labor Statistics from Richard Holden of the US Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, as well as seven unique workshops for small businesses and job seekers.

The summit also features a policy luncheon and panel discussion, themed "Dream. Plan. Achieve;" a discussion on successful start-ups, policies, and strategies that build Long Beach.

Attendees are encouraged to participate in a resource and networking fair that will highlight employers, resources, service providers, immediately following the luncheon.

Space is limited. To guarantee your admission, RSVP as soon as possible.

Job Seekers: RSVP to 562-570-6137 or

Small Businesses: RSVP to 562-570-6137 or
Holiday Pajama Party and Movie at the Library
Newcomb Academy Holiday Marketplace
Event supports the Newcomb Academy PTSA student programs 

Friday, November 30, 2012

5pm - 8:30pm

Newcomb Academy -- 7020 East Brittain Street


Stop by and enjoy the wonderful holiday atmosphere. Listen to the holiday tunes provided by the Millikan High School Jazz Band, browse through the fabulous vendors and explore the exquisite handmade items.  Dip into the delicacies of the warm drinks and delicious desserts available. Stroll along with the Girl Scouts as they carol through the marketplace. Wear your favorite sweater of the season.  


Holiday Marketplace questions or to become a vendor, contact 562-544-2043