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  1. San Pedro residents air complaints, suggest solutions for growing homeless issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Press-Telegram

    New park signs and a full-time recreation and parks director were announced this week by city officials as part of a plan to ease conflicts arising from the growing number of homeless people who congregate around San Pedro's Anderson Memorial Center and park. If anything, Wednesday night's freewheeling and sometimes tense community discussion - sponsored by the Central San Pedro Neighborhood Council - showcased just how hard it is to balance compassion and the very real challenges presented by the homeless population adjacent to the town's historic downtown and waterfront neighborhoods targeted for revitalization.

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  2. Could Anderson Senior Center in San Pedro double as a homeless shelter?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Press-Telegram

    Hoping to find some way to manage the growing number of homeless people camping out in parks, a community group in San Pedro has floated the idea of turning part of a long-standing senior center into a shared overnight shower-and-shelter facility. Members of the Central San Pedro Neighborhood Council will meet Wednesday night to discuss that shelter option and others.

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  3. Brown pelican found shot, starving in Redondo Beach undergoing treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Press-Telegram

    Kylie Clatterbuck, left, lead rehabilitation technician and Jeanette Bates, rehabilitation technician, at the International Bird Rescue in San Pedro examine an adult male pelican, cleaning the pins in his wing bone after he was shot in Redondo Beach and left to die. The pelican is doing well but will need few weeks to heal before evaluations to see if he can return to the wild.

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  4. South Bay, Harbor Area plan Host Town activities for Special Olympics athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Press-Telegram

    Manhattan Beach, Hermosa Beach, Redondo Beach, El Segundo, Carson, Hawthorne and San Pedro are all designated host towns, where athletes from seven countries will get a taste of American culture in the three days leading up to the July 25 opening ceremonies. Altogether, nearly 100 communities, from San Diego to San Luis Obispo, will serve as host towns in what will be the first Special Olympics summer games held in the U.S. in 16 years.

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  5. Argosy University commencement to be held at Coast Guard baseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Press-Telegram

    U.S. Coast Guard members stationed at the Los Angeles-Long Beach Coast Guard base Tuesday will be awarded bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees at the military base. The event from noon to 2 p.m. marks the first commencement for Argosy University held at the U.S. Coast Guard Base in San Pedro.

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  6. Long Beach police arrest 6 in connection with fatal July 4th shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Press-Telegram

    LONG BEACH >> Long Beach police have determined the Fourth of July murder of a local man was in retaliation of a killing the week before and announced Friday the arrest of six people. Police believe Kayon Dafney, 24, was killed in retaliation for the June 27 murder of Marcel Johns , a 28-year-old Long Beach man who died after suffering gunshot wounds while riding a motorcycle about 2 a.m. in the 5500 block of Dairy Avenue, said Nancy Pratt, a police spokeswoman, in an email.

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  7. Congress pushes for port project fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Press-Telegram

    Reps. Alan Lowenthal, Dana Rohrabacher and Mark Takano earlier this month brought forth a bipartisan bill that would create $8 billion in dedicated annual funding for U.S. freight-related projects. Funding would come from adding a 1 percent tax on shipping invoices.

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  8. Giovanny Santiago-Enriquez pleads not guilty to San Pedro stabbing, then kidnapping his baby sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Press-Telegram

    A man who sparked a statewide Amber Alert when he took his year-old son to Mexico after allegedly stabbing his ex-girlfriend's new boyfriend in San Pedro pleaded not guilty today to attempted murder and other charges. Giovanny Santiago-Enriquez, 37, is also charged with kidnapping, child custody deprivation and first-degree burglary with a person present, and three counts of assault with a deadly weapon.

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  9. Has San Pedroa s waterfront Red Car reached the end of the line?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Press-Telegram

    San Pedro's charming waterfront Red Car rail trolley took years of planning, design and construction delays - and $10 million - to finally become a reality along the waterfront 12 years ago. The trolly is set to go dark for 18 months, beginning in late September, to make way for the needed realignment of Sampson Way leading into Ports O' Call Village.

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  10. Long Beach fugitive in San Pedro stabbing, kidnapping arrested while crossing borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Press-Telegram

    A Long Beach man who allegedly stabbed his ex-girlfriend's boyfriend in San Pedro, kidnapped his 1-year-old son and raced to the Mexican border was arrested trying to cross back into the United States, authorities said Wednesday. Giovany Santiago-Enriquez was captured by U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers Tuesday at the Otay Mesa border crossing.

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  11. Long Beach fugitive in San Pedro stabbing arrested while crossing borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Press-Telegram

    A man suspected of stabbing his ex-girlfriend's new boyfriend in San Pedro then fleeing with his year-old son to Mexico, sparking a statewide Amber Alert, was in custody today following his arrest while trying to cross the border back into the United States. Giovanny Santiago-Enriquez, 37, was captured about 10:15 a.m. Tuesday when he tried to enter the country through the Otay Mesa border crossing, according to U.S. Customs and Border Protection.

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  12. Long Beach Opera stages U.S. premiere of a Marilyn ForeveraRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Press-Telegram

    She was an iconic sex symbol - a blond bombshell who captivated people with a combination of beauty and charm, as well as talent, which shone through her film performances. But, Marilyn Monroe was also a tortured soul who spent her younger years in foster homes.

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  13. L.A. officials investigating groundwater seepage at Point Fermin cliffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | Press-Telegram

    There wasn't much warning when a cliff at San Pedro's White Point collapsed in November 2011, leaving a gaping hole in what was once a stretch of the town's scenic coastal drive and hundreds of millions of dollars in damage. Among the most famous was the 1929 collapse of an area now known as Sunken City, a 6-acre residential neighborhood, which now lies in slabs of tumbled concrete slumping toward the sea.

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  14. Can plasma bulbs solve light pollution problem at ports?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | Press-Telegram

    Janet Gunther has lived in San Pedro long enough to remember when the skies would darken after sunset. Now, after 40 years of development at the ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles, Gunther has to use heavy curtains to block the ambient light that washes in from the sea.

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  15. L.A. officials investigating groundwater seepage at Port Fermin cliffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | Press-Telegram

    There wasn't much warning when a cliff at San Pedro's White Point collapsed in November 2011, leaving a gaping hole in what was once a stretch of the town's scenic coastal drive and hundreds of millions of dollars in damage. Among the most famous was the 1929 collapse of an area now known as Sunken City, a 6-acre residential neighborhood, which now lies in slabs of tumbled concrete slumping toward the sea.

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  16. 1-year-old found safe in Tijuana after father stabbed mothera s boyfriend in San PedroRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Press-Telegram

    A 1-year-old whose father took off with him after allegedly stabbing another man was found safe late Monday in Tijuana . The father, Giovanny Santiago-Enriquez, 37, is in custody, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.

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  17. 1-year-old found safe in Tijuana after father stabbed mothera s boyfriend in San PedroRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Press-Telegram

    A 1-year-old whose father took off with him after stabbing another man was found safe late Monday in Tijuana . The father, Giovany Santiago-Enriquez, 37, was in custody, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.

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  18. Long Beach man takes off with 1-year-old after stabbing mothera s boyfriend 9 times in San PedroRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Press-Telegram

    An Amber Alert was issued Monday for Jayden Santiago, a 1-year-old taken by his father, Giovany Santiago-Enriquez, who also is wanted for stabbing the boyfriend of the boy's mother. Santiago-Enriquez, 37, had been watching the boy at his Long Beach home, but came to the home of Christy Martinez, his ex-girlfriend, near 15th Street and Grand Avenue in San Pedro, about 1:30 a.m. “He just looked at me, he had a knife, and stabbed my boyfriend six times and three times in the head,” said the mother, Christy Martinez, 20. The child, she said, apparently was left outside in the car parked a block away during the assault.

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  19. Marymount California University transforms downtown San Pedro storefront into new arts centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Press-Telegram

    Student Madeline Bendetti stands next to her work as Marymount California University celebrates the grand opening of its newest facility, the Marylyn and Chuck Klaus Center for the Arts, in downtown San Pedro, CA. Thursday, March 5, 2015.

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  20. San Pedro sees uptick in location filming for movies, televisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Press-Telegram

    Downtown San Pedro during a four-day shoot for the TNT series "Murder in the First." Location filming is showing signs of a modest revival in San Pedro, where business leaders on Wednesday made a some adjustments to the area's filming policy to encourage the trend.

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