Rachel Jordan, ABC7 Eyewitness News

Rachel Jordan

ABC7 Eyewitness News

Long Beach, CA, United States

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Recent articles by Rachel:

San Pedro has a snail problem. Here's how you can help.

Hoards of white garden snails are invading a nature preserve in San Pedro, killing native plants. → Read More

'Glove Boat' crew cruises Long Beach waters to clean up trash

Long Beach locals are cleaning up the ocean aboard the Glove Boat, one trash cruise at a time. → Read More

Beer Yoga in Long Beach: yes, it's a thing

Don't spill your beer! Sip while you pose this summer at the Federal Bar in downtown Long Beach during Beer Yoga. → Read More

These Long Beach skater girls have moxie

After 10 years in Long Beach, the women at Moxi Roller Skate Shop are still living up to the store's name. → Read More

Long Beach renames firefighter training center after slain Capt. David Rosa on one-year anniversary of his death

Hundreds gather as Long Beach unveils a memorial sign at the firefighter training facility that honors slain Fire Capt. David Rosa on the one-year anniversary of his death. → Read More

'Mother Teresa of Long Beach' helps food pantry serve 13,000 meals per year

Lutheran Social Services Southern California has helped the Long Beach community since 1983, serving over 1,000 people each month. → Read More

Skateboarding while blind: When technology replaces sight

A degenerative disorder left skateboarder Justin Bishop blind at the age of 25, but he doesn't let his disability stop him from pursuing his dream. → Read More

Female skaters shred stereotypes at 2019 Dew Tour in Long Beach

Women skateboarders from all over the world are competing in Long Beach in the hopes of making the 2020 Olympic team. → Read More

Wilmington nonprofit sends Phineas Banning HS seniors to prom

A Needy Wilmington is making prom a reality for 10 low-income high school seniors at Phineas Banning High School. → Read More

Long Beach woman brings beauty to the streets of Skid Row

Shirley Raines offers makeovers, food, showers and compassion to the homeless women on Skid Row. → Read More

Getting around Long Beach via water taxi

Long Beach Transit now offers its daily, affordable water taxi service throughout the summer. → Read More

Long Beach commuters prefer bus during Metro Blue Line closure

Long Beach commuters say temporary shuttle bus is a cheap, safe and easy alternative during Metro Blue Line closure. → Read More

Meet the world's only transgender mariachi woman

Trans woman, Natalia Marie Melendez, is challenging stereotypes in mariachi culture. → Read More

"The perception that they have is wrong": Long Beach man combats stereotypes of homelessness

James Mathews, of Long Beach, has been homeless for 8 months. His struggles don't stop him from giving back to his community. → Read More

'Kitten season' leaves Long Beach shelters, neighborhoods with extra felines

The stray cat population in Long Beach continues to multiply as "kitten season" takes off. → Read More

Urban fruit picker wants to share the love in San Pedro

An urban fruit picker in San Pedro hopes to create free public orchard for the community. → Read More

String of alley arsons leave Long Beach neighborhood on edge after recent fire kills 14 animals

A Long Beach neighborhood is terrorized by alleyway arsons, the most recent fire leaving 14 animals dead. → Read More

Ceremony marks 30th anniversary of deadly explosion aboard USS Iowa that killed 47 sailors

A special service paid tribute to the 47 sailors who were killed when a gun turret exploded on the USS Iowa on April 19, 1989. → Read More

Long Beach artist gives city's oldest neighborhood a new pop of color

A part of Long Beach known for its historic homes is getting a modern facelift, thanks to a local artist. → Read More

Local record store owner recalls Cold War Kids connection to Long Beach

Owner of Fingerprints Music in Long Beach remembers Cold War Kids journey from hometown band to international artists. → Read More