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Electronic Comments Added to Harbor Commission Meetings

Comments will be forwarded to the commissioners before each meeting and will become part of the official record of the meeting.

POLB News Briefs

Dockworkers and terminal operators moved 519,730 twenty-foot equivalent units, or TEUs, in April, down 17.3 percent from April 2019.

Port of Long Beach’s Downtown Office Closed

Port of Long Beach’s Downtown office building has been closed for cleaning after an employee tested positive for coronavirus.

Exporting More Than Containers

Solidarity with Hong Kong and impeachment in Washington By James Preston Allen, Publisher Here at the southern edge of California, where ships from all over the...

A Primer on American Labor History Beaten Down, Worked Up The Past, Present and Future of American Labor

On Aug. 6, New York Times labor reporter Steven Greenhouse released Beaten Down, Worked Up: The Past, Present, and Future of American Labor, an...

Long Beach Welcomes New Civic Center

By Melina Paris, Editorial Assistant Long Beach hosted the grand opening of its new civic center and city hall in downtown July 29. A crowd...

Random Letters 7-11-19 — This Land is Our Land; RE: Robots, tech & automation; Stone Wall Inn; On Increasing Homelessness; When the Big One...

This Land is Our Land No more accurate lyrics have been made — “This Land is Our Land” as it applies to the sidewalks surrounding...

Replacing the Gerald Desmond Bridge

By Lyn Jensen, Reporter Replacing the Gerald Desmond Bridge isn’t one of Long Beach’s more controversial projects. The landmark 50-year-old bridge, which spans the Port...

Another Green Glitch

By Paul Rosenberg, Senior Editor A controversial pollution control system is drawing renewed fire following a closed-door demonstration in early April, as news leaked out...

Environmentally Efficient Civic Center Comes to Long Beach

By Lyn Jensen, RLN Reporter As part of a massive downtown civic center development, Long Beach is planning to shut down its existing downtown library...

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COVID-19 EDD Assistance Information

Many Californians have suffered a loss of work and are struggling to stay afloat due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Let Your Voice Be Heard

During this unprecedented time, public comment during board meetings has transitioned from in-person to call-in, which has substantially increased public access and...

The Tipping Point!

By Robert Lee Johnson The general assembly of the Commonwealth of Virginia in 1669 addressed the killing of...

Protests”: In Portland, Getting Out of Jail Requires Relinquishing Constitutional Rights

Federal authorities are using a new tactic in their battle against protesters in Portland, Oregon