November 17, 2021

Tern Rescue Update + Shots For Kids + Environmental Ponzi Scheme?

Good morning, Long Beach! Here’s everything you need to know to get this Monday started off right.

So far, the elegant tern rescue has saved about 2,000 young birds in the harbor. Also, City officials want parents to remember that youths as young as 12 can receive a COVID-19 vaccine. Finally, you know things are going south when the campaign contribution checks bounce.

First, today’s weather: Clear throughout the day. High: 83 Low: 63.

Here are the top stories today in Long Beach:

  1. Update: The elegant tern chick rescue along the LB Harbor has continued. So far, more than 2,000 were plucked from the water. If you’ve been following this story, you will remember that boaters or fireworks may have scared the chicks off their roosting platforms in early July. (LB Post)
  2. City officials urge parents that “COVID-19 vaccinations should top back-to-school lists.” With schools starting again this month, they remind parents and caregivers that…

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