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Main branch of the Long Beach Public Library System maintains impressive 5 day, 38 hour work week

November 16, 2022 — The new $42M Billie Jean King Main Library in downtown Long Beach, CA, is undeniably stunning. On the outside, at least.

To many residents it remains a mystery what the building looks like on the inside. The problem is the Library's hours: closed Sundays and Mondays, open just a few hours per day the rest of the week.

The 114 year old stone reads "Gift of Andrew Carnegie A.D. 1908". Carnegie famously got rich by taking Monday off and starting work at noon on Wednesdays.

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Grand Theft Auto: Long Beach

Young woman pleads no contest to Grand Theft Auto. Released on 2 years probabation for time served.

November 14, 2022 — Deukmejian Courthouse, Long Beach, California - A young woman was released to her friends and family today after 44 days in jail and pleading no contest to a charge of Grand Theft Auto.

The woman appeared remorseful and answered all questions asked by the people's representative and the Honorable Judge Debra A. Cole with a prompt "Yes, ma'am". She was ordered to pay $400 restitution to the owner of the vehicle and given 2 years of probation along with other conditions of release.

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Hero sisters fight off knife wielding Bruce Willis in Long Beach home breakin

Suffer multiple stab wounds but keep fighting. Willis ordered held. Bail set at $3M.

November 9, 2022 — Deukmejian Courthouse, Long Beach, California - The audience in room S18 sat in stunned silence today as a brave young Long Beach resident recounted in vivid detail how she and her sister fought off a knife wielding Bruce Willis, who broke into their home at 8am on Wednesday morning, March 2nd of this year. With Honorable Judge Debra A. Cole presiding, the District Attorney presented the people's side of case NA119104.

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Aloha Long Beach

The Long Beach Pub is a new public domain newspaper serving the people of Long Beach, CA.

November 4, 2022 — Aloha people of Long Beach! Do you have amazing, true stories that are waiting to be told? If so, today is your day.

Public Domain Publishing Inc. has launched the Long Beach Pub, an open source, public domain newspaper to serve you, the people of Long Beach. Send us your stories now. We're listening.

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