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UNFILTERED: Ready to Take Your Best Shot?

The landscape of Downtown Long Beach over the past decade has seen more change than any other previously—and it has altered the way residents, particularly photographers, view the city through their eyes and lenses. This is why DLBA’s Unfiltered Photo Contest, an...

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Program Committee Spotlight: Justin Wolske

For the past three years, Justin Wolske has brought his passion to educate entrepreneurs to the Downtown Long Beach Alliance’s (DLBA) Economic Development Committee. Wolske, who loves downtown city centers and has lived in such big cities as New York City, Los...

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Taste of Downtown Goes Live Once Again

After going virtual for two years during the pandemic, the Downtown Long Beach Alliance’s (DLBA) food tasting event Taste of Downtown is live and in-person once again, offering attendees the chance to sample the diversity of Downtown Long Beach's culinary culture in...

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KLBP: Eclectic Radio From the Heart of Downtown

Did you know that there is an FM radio station currently broadcasting from the heart of Downtown Long Beach? KLBP, 99.1 on your FM dial and streaming at KLBP.ORG, is on the air, presenting homegrown, community-based content seven days a week. KLBP features over 35...

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Celebrate National Bike Month Downtown

May is National Bike Month. Long Beach, which has gained a reputation as one of the nation's most bike friendly cities, will commemorate the 66-year-old event by playing host to a full calendar of bike-related events covering all the essentials, such as bike safety,...

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Clean and Safe Team Employees of the Quarter

The vigilant and hard-working members of the Downtown Long Beach Alliance’s (DLBA) Clean and Safe Teams can be seen on the streets seven days a week, providing services which are essential for the appeal and positive energy of Downtown. This quarter, DLBA recognizes...

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Spirit of Downtown Honorees Make a Difference

Recognizing those who help set the rhythm of Downtown as the heartbeat of Long Beach, the Downtown Long Beach Alliance last month honored six outstanding individuals and organizations deserving of the coveted Spirit of Downtown Award. “The accomplishments achieved by...

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Great Boutique Hotels in Downtown Long Beach

Downtown Long Beach hosts millions of visitors each year, and is well equipped to do so; Its many big-name hotels play host to tourists, conventioneers, and locals looking for a getaway filled with lots of amenities onsite and predictability in services. You can go...

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Program Committee Spotlight: Terry Krieger

Meet Public Safety Committee Member and Downtown resident Terry Krieger, who has forged strong community ties since opening up his Downtown law firm in 1996 and connecting with a wide array of companies, organizations, and individuals. "As I begin my second year as a...

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DLBA Co-Sponsors “Launch Long Beach” Grant Program

A new grant program, Entrepreneurs of Color, is making financial resources available to new and existing businesses in underserved areas of Long Beach. The Downtown Long Beach Alliance (DLBA), in partnership with Turnbridge Equities and Waterford Property Company,...

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