Friday Jul 18
Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia lists universal preschool, increased...
Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia held an education summit at Cal State Long Beach with new university president Jane Close Conoley in attendance Friday, July 18, 2014, Long Beach, CA.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Around Town: Construction begins on Moulton Meadows
Buchman is a visual artist whose work focuses on printmaking and installation-based media.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Eye on the Scene: Jazz Station's Big Night
Cal State Long Beach Jazz Studies Program alumni Maria Schafer and Shane Savala perform for guests during the VIP reception at KJazz's second annual benefit concert on June 28 at the Walt Disney Concert Hall.
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority regional conference comes to Long Beach for first time
LONG BEACH >> Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, the largest sorority of black women in the nation, will host its 49th Farwest Regional Conference in Long Beach, with events starting today.
Federal Trade Commission, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to...
The Federal Trade Commission and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau will co-host a roundtable in Long Beach, California, on October 23, 2014, to examine how debt collection issues affect Latino consumers, especially those who have limited English proficiency.
Long Beach Poly High School Assistant Principal Brad Davidson dies
LONG BEACH >> Poly High School Assistant Principal Brad Davidson died Saturday while on a family vacation in Washington state, his family said.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Prayer service kicks off inaugural day for Long Beacha s new elected officials
LONG BEACH >> Members of Long Beach's religious communities gathered Tuesday morning to welcome Mayor Robert Garcia and other newly elected city officials in an interfaith prayer service.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Black Voice News
What is the Future of Pan African, Black Nationalist Movements?
By Saaed Shabazz Special to the NNPA from The Final Call The deaths of Chokwe Lumumba, Amiri Baraka, Jitu Weusi and most recently, Elombe Brath raises critical issues and questions on the status, direction and future of Pan African and Black Nationalist movements inside the United States.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Los Angeles Times
Senate panel advances bill to let consumers unlock cellphones
Currently, most contract phones are locked to the cellular provider that sold them.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Merced city attorney accepts job in Southern California
Merced City Attorney Gregory Diaz confirmed plans Wednesday to leave the city after 13 years to accept an appointment as the Ventura city attorney.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
The beat goes on despite funding cutbacks from the city
When Larry Curtis, 77, retired from a 25-year teaching career as the director of bands at Cal State Long Beach, he wasn't looking for another gig.
The Daily Breeze
Jilted Douglas Bradford plotted the 1979 killing of Torrance nurse Lynne Knight, prosecutor says
A young business student jilted 35 years old by a Torrance nurse planned her slaying, crafting a homemade garrote out of mop handles and wire, and “tied the ribbon” on their relationship when he wrapped it around her throat, a prosecutor said today as the 1979 case went to trial.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Steve Wallace Joins Mentoring Minds as Educational Consultant
June 30, 2014 - Mentoring Minds, a national publisher of K-12 educational resources, announced today that Steve Wallace, a longtime education sales executive, has joined the company as an Educational Consultant.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Counseling suits Ishmael Huggins well
Ishmael Huggins found a career that brings him happiness and satisfaction, and is one which he feels positively affects our community.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
CSULB outstanding staff member award winner Kathleen Engberg also a graduate
LONG BEACH >> A Cal State Long Beach alumna has been named the 2014 Outstanding Staff Member at the 49er campus.
Delta College instructor remembered
German Aguilar, San Joaquin Delta College's director of chorale and vocal activities the past four years, was remembered by hundreds Wednesday in the college's Atherton Auditorium.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
City Manager follows in family footsteps
This is the latest post in our series "Growing up in City Hall" where we take a look at what it's like to have a parent that doubles as a city manager.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
The Daily Breeze
Supporters hail, critics deride Supreme Court ruling in Hobby Lobby case
Depending on who you talked to, Monday's narrow Supreme Court ruling in favor of Hobby Lobby was either a triumph for liberty or a blow to women's rights that sets a dangerous precedent.
Delta chorale director to be memorialized
Aguilar, Delta's choral director for four years, died June 7 at age 34. The memorial begins at 4 p.m. Members of the Delta Concert Choir, Stockton Chorale and Cantare Con Vivo perform Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's "Requiem" with Matt Baer's piano accompaniment.
Shelter Allegedly Threatened To Kick Out Homeless Mother For Breastfeeding In Public
A homeless mother in Hawaii was told by a shelter that she would be kicked out if she doesn't cover up while breastfeeding her infant child.