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Ballot Measure, Documentary Series Tackles LB Housing Issues

By M. Smith, Editorial Intern While Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia touted development in the city as sign of progress at his State of the City address Jan. 9, many renters in Long Beach are fearing the impacts of gentrification.

Brown Declares Fred Korematsu Day

SACRAMENTO — Gov. Jerry Brown issued a proclamation declaring Jan. 30 as Fred Korematsu Day. Fred Korematsu was born on Jan. 30, 1919 in Oakland, Calif. He was a civil rights leader who refused to relocate under the Japanese-American internment polic

AltaSea Names McOsker as CEO

SAN PEDRO — On Jan. 25, AltaSea’s Board of Trustees named Tim McOsker as its chief executive officer. The appointment will be effective Feb. 1. McOsker, a life-long San Pedro resident, is chairman of the board of the San Pedro Ch

Rally, March to Ban MHF

The Torrance Refinery Action Alliance will be hosting a rally and march to ban modified hydrofluoric acid. The call for a ban is a response to the ExxonMobil explosion three years ago. Time: 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. Feb. 17 Detai

Brothers Face 10 Years in Prison for Tax Filing Scheme

LONG BEACH — On Jan. 26, two Long Beach  brothers guilty of  filing more than 200 false tax returns and for aggravated identity theft of the deceased, are facing almost 10 years in federal prison. Adam Amadeo Battani, who also goes by Ayman Ahmed

Residents Invited to Give Input on LBPD

Residents are encouraged to share their thoughts on how the Long Beach Police Department can better serve their community and meet future policing needs, July 31, at the Long Beach Scottish Rite Center. A second community meeting is scheduled at the Long

2017–2018 Arts Council for Long Beach’s Annual Grant Applications

The Arts Council for Long Beach is excited to announce that the 2017–2018 Annual Grant Cycle Applications and Guidelines are now available. Time: 5 p.m. July 31 Details:

POLB: Best Seaport in North America

LONG BEACH — The Port of Long Beach has been bestowed the title of “Best Seaport in North America” at the 2017 Asian Freight, Logistics and Supply Chain Awards, June 29, at the Singapore Marina Bay Cruise Center. The POLB has been awarded this ti

San Pedro Gets World’s Most Powerful Rooftop Solar Project

SAN PEDRO — Mayor Eric Garcetti announced the completion of the Westmont Solar Energy Project, July 26, in northwest San Pedro. The project is world’s largest solar rooftop and the second largest solar project in the United States. Jonathan Port a

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