• LB Mayor Paints by the Numbers

    By Greggory Moore, Contributing Writer Let’s be frank: Mayor Robert Garcia’s annual State of the City events are formulaic affairs. Each year there are musical numbers and statistics aplenty and each year we’re assured that things in Long Beach are great and getting greater. On Jan. 14, Garcia

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  • A Green New Deal For The Golden State

    By Paul Rosenberg, Senior Editor On Jan. 6, legislation to create a California Green New Deal was introduced in the State Assembly by Assistant Majority Leader Rob Bonta, along with 13 co-sponsors from across the state. Like the national version, introduced by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a Democrat fro

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  • Senate Impeachment Trial: Trump’s Latest Surreal TV Show  

    By James Preston Allen, Publisher        “The President, Vice President and all Civil Officers of the United States, shall be removed from Office on Impeachment for, and Conviction of, Treason, Bribery, or other high Crimes and Misdemeanors.” —U.S. Constitution, Article II,

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  • Dancing Waters and the Demolition of San Pedro’s Cultural History

    By Terelle Jerricks, Managing Editor For the longest time, we’ve clamored for more and cheaper. Now we’re getting it, at least the quantity part, although it remains to be seen if rental rates will stop increasing or even decrease. But I’m not so sure this new development should come at the expense

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  • Supervisor Hahn Proposes New Homeless Shelter in San Pedro

    By Hunter Chase, Reporter Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn proposed turning a vacant county building into a temporary homeless shelter in San Pedro, Hahn announced her plan at the Jan. 14 meeting of the L.A. County Board of Supervisors. The proposed shelter will be at 122 W. 8th St. and the bui

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  • Marine Mammal Care Center Timeline

    1954 When it opened in 1954, Marineland of the Pacific was the world's largest oceanarium. The park was designed by William Pereira, whose work included the Transamerica Pyramid, the Los Angeles International Airport and the Geisel Library, helped define the architectural look of mid-20th century California.

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