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A tip of the guitar in tribute to Johnny Cash

A tip of the guitar in tribute to Johnny Cash

October 1, 2018

“Hello, we love Johnny Cash,” were the first words spoken by lead vocalist James Garner in perfect imitation of Cash’s famous greeting. Dressed in all black and hair swept into a quaf, it was as ...

Exhibit on Tongva people shares the history of the natives of Los Angeles

Exhibit on Tongva people shares the history of the natives of Los Angeles

September 30, 2018

Attendees of the Rancho Los Cerritos exhibit of the Tongva tribe peered through a glass display Friday to gaze at a doll that represented the tribe's spiritual leader, Redbird. Community members gathered in the Rancho Los...

Music Tastes Good returns for its third year in downtown Long Beach

Music Tastes Good returns for its third year in downtown Long Beach

September 30, 2018

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Fiction author discusses new novel, “Weather Woman”

Fiction author discusses new novel, “Weather Woman”

September 30, 2018

As a child, author Cai Emmons always dreamed of controlling the weather. Years later, Emmons fulfilled that wish in the form of her latest novel, “Weather Woman.” On Thursday night, about 50 creative writing...

Catalina Film Festival opens its first night of the week at the Art Theater

Catalina Film Festival opens its first night of the week at the Art Theater

September 28, 2018

The historic halls of the Art Theater on Fourth Street roared with thunderous applause, impassioned speeches and camera flashes Thursday, as the 2018 Catalina Film Festival kicked off the first night of i...

Students practice animation skills with 24 Hours Animation Competition for Students

Students practice animation skills with 24 Hours Animation Competition for Students

September 25, 2018

A previous version of this article stated that the deadline for submissions was Monday, October 3. The correct date is Monday, Oct. 1.  Animation students around the world anxiously wait for Aubry Mintz,...

Poet’s Lounge offers students an outlet to express themselves

Poet’s Lounge offers students an outlet to express themselves

September 23, 2018

The University Student Union Sunset Lounge was filled with intensity, laughter and the sounds of fingers snapping as both first-time performers and regular poets expressed their deepest emotions through ...

Ink’d: A Runway Show to showcase a combination of tattoos and fashion

Ink’d: A Runway Show to showcase a combination of tattoos and fashion

September 19, 2018

Latinx culture is as much a part of California as the beaches are. The Museum of Latin American Art is blending fashion and Latinx culture into one with Ink’d: A Runway Show on Saturday, Sept. 22. The event has never taken place at the museum and will inc...