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Clean Streets Year in Review!

By |February 25th, 2015|

Our Cal Heights Clean Streets volunteer litter abatement program enters its sixth calendar year for 2015. In 2014, our volunteers met every week, including our tradition of cleaning on Thanksgiving Day, and since both Christmas and New Year’s day landed on Thursdays this holiday season, we just cleaned on different days! We couldn’t be […]

2/17 – Special Airport Study Session

By |February 17th, 2015|

As many of you know, an important discussion is taking place concerning future operations at Long Beach Airport. A recent letter to the Uptown Gazette Newspaper by Eighth District Councilmember Al Austin identifies the discussion, the need to stay informed and invites residents to attend a special airport study session at City Council Chambers […]

1/17 – 1/19 – Get Oot & Aboot this Weekend!

By |January 16th, 2015|

It’s going to be a beautiful SoCal winter weekend, so let’s get oot & aboot!

Sherlock Holmes & the Valley of Fear old fashioned radio show hour debuts at The Long Beach Shakespeare Company, just a quick walk away.


Participate in the MLK Jr. Peace & Unity Parade and Celebration, take a downtown walking tour with […]

1/19 – Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service Event

By |January 16th, 2015|

We’re dedicating our 2015 day of service to improving a neglected public easement parking strip. Its adjacent commercial property owner has never taken care of the space, leading nearby residents to pick up the slack. So we thought we’d give them a hand and improve an entrance to our neighborhood while we’re at it!

Volunteers […]

Safe Rides on New Year’s Eve

By |December 30th, 2014|

If your party plans include drinking this New Year’s Eve, have fun and keep it safe by planning ahead, especially since taxis can be in very short supply as demand rises.

Here are several options to ensure safer, happier celebrations to ring in 2015:

Assign a designated driver for your group or arrange for a friend […]

Detail Painting in Progress for Cal Heights Lampposts!

By |December 23rd, 2014|

At long last, the remaining detail painting has begun! A Cal Heights Merry Christmas and Happy Chanukah present! Coordination for the installation of the remaining 74 tops is underway as well, representing a culmination of fifteen years of Home Tours, fundraising, adoptions and volunteer effort! Now that the weather is cooperating, the painting should […]

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    Holiday Street Sweeping, Refuse/Recycling and Christmas Tree Collection Schedule

Holiday Street Sweeping, Refuse/Recycling and Christmas Tree Collection Schedule

By |December 21st, 2014|

Street Sweeping:

Don’t get a ticket for the holidays! If you’re planning a getaway for the holidays and need to leave a vehicle on the street, please make a note that street sweeping will take place on schedule Tuesday and Wednesday during the weeks of the Christmas and New Year holidays, including Christmas Eve and […]

12/22 – Christmas Caroling in Cal Heights!

By |December 20th, 2014|

How about a little impromptu caroling to set off the last week before Christmas? Our friends at Conversation Pieces, 1150 E Wardlow Road, have generously offered to stay open late to welcome our Cal Heights and friends carolers with a meet up and warm up point with hot chocolate and treats before we trek […]

12/13 What’s Up Locally this Weekend?

By |December 13th, 2014|

Plenty of local activities to keep you busy this weekend. Whatever you do, please remember to dedicate some of your holiday spending to our local Long Beach merchants, eateries and organizations to keep more cheer in the community we share. Click on the event titles to link to complete info.

Sat Dec 13, 7:30 AM […]

12/13 Saturday Orange/Wardlow Local Biz Block Party

By |December 12th, 2014|

One of the best ways to attract new biz, is to support the ones we have! Conversation Pieces, Hole’ Mole’, Orange Ave Salvage, Romantic Home and Roxanne’s Lounge invite you to sip, shop and enjoy treats and community camaraderie. They’ll stay open late from¬† 5-9 and, of course, Roxanne’s continues through 2am!