• Brown Declares Fred Korematsu Day

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]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 policy during World War II.  He was arrested for his defiance. T

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  • AltaSea Names McOsker as CEO

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]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 Chamber of Commerce and a board member of Harbor Interfaith Se

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  • Rally, March to Ban MHF

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]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 Details: info@TRAASouthBay.com, TRAASouthBay.com Read More

  • Brothers Face 10 Years in Prison for Tax Filing Scheme

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]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 El-Assadi, 42, and his brother, Sam Amadeo Battani, who also

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  • What Really Caused the Shutdown?

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    Lies, racial resentment and mainstream media duplicity are the culprits

    By Paul Rosenberg, Senior Editor At midnight on Jan. 20, the one-year anniversary of Donald Trump’s inauguration as president, the federal government shut down. This was the

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  • Garcia Points to Construction as Emblematic of LB Progress

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Greggory Moore, Contributor Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia’s fourth State of the City speech delivered Jan. 9 to a packed house at the Terrace Theatre, stuck to his tried-and-true formula: a couple of musical numbers, an extensive list of the past year’s achieve

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  • Dr. Mario Molina Talks Life After Big Split with Molina Medical

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    Cutbacks lead to nixed plans in San Pedro

    By Terelle Jerricks, Managing Editor No one outside of the Fortune 500 company could have foreseen its rapid retrenchment after Molina Healthcare announced it would be moving one of its business units into the 100,000 squa

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  • POLA Breaks All-Time Record

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]SAN PEDRO — On Jan. 12, the Port of Los Angeles announced that it moved  more cargo in 2017 than in any time in its 110-year history, racking up 9,343,192 twenty-foot equivalent, or TEUs, a 5.5 percent increase over 2016’s record-breaking year. It’s the most cargo moved annually by a Western Hemisphere p

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  • Pirozzi Erases the Chiropractic Stigma

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Joan Reis Nielsen, Contributing Writer Chiropractic care was established in 1895 as an alternative form of medicine to bring pain relief to patients with musculoskeletal disorders, especially concerning the spine. Since then, chiropractic practice has been on a rocky road to mai

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  • Health Care Battles Loom in 2018

    [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]By Paul Rosenberg, Senior Editor The United States is the only advanced industrial nation that doesn’t provide healthcare for all, but under the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, the number of uninsured Americans younger than age 65 fell dramatically—by

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