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Vigil held at LBSU for victims of Christchurch mosque shootings

Vigil held at LBSU for victims of Christchurch mosque shootings

March 25, 2019

More than 100 people of all communities gathered outside of E. James Brotman Hall Thursday evening to honor, remember and support those affected by the recent mass shooting in Christchurch, New Zealand. ...

SPECIAL ISSUE: Food banks have reduced hunger in Long Beach by 13 percent

SPECIAL ISSUE: Food banks have reduced hunger in Long Beach by 13 percent

March 24, 2019

Linda Johnson stood waiting in line, 8 a.m., bags empty. It was a cold, early morning in Long Beach. The line was growing and she was hungry. She looked at her plastic watch and smiled. There was only...

SPECIAL ISSUE: Damon Lawrence wants to start Long Beach’s first cooperative grocery store

SPECIAL ISSUE: Damon Lawrence wants to start Long Beach’s first cooperative grocery store

March 24, 2019

Damon Lawrence is a busy man. He has his job at the Los Angeles Fire Department, six children, a front yard garden where he grows artichokes and heirloom tomatoes and in what little time is left in the...

Sudden spring storm leaves drivers stranded after heavy rain

Sudden spring storm leaves drivers stranded after heavy rain

Sol Mendez, Staff Writer

March 20, 2019

Filed under Long Beach, News, Today

North Long Beach and Compton streets were left in a gridlock Wednesday after a sudden spring storm brought thunder, hail and a flash flood. After nearly two hours of heavy rain, parts of the I-710 b...

LBSU construction experiences delay due to uncertain weather

LBSU construction experiences delay due to uncertain weather

Sol Mendez, Staff Writer

March 20, 2019

Filed under Campus, Long Beach, News, Today

Long Beach State’s Heating Hot Water Infrastructure Project was once again put on hold due to the constant downpour of rain. It was scheduled to be finished March 21, but is now set to be completed ...

Coyotes on campus, important to Long Beach

Coyotes on campus, important to Long Beach

March 20, 2019

The first time former American Studies student Robin Nixon saw a coyote on upper campus was five years ago, during her second semester of college at Long Beach State. “It was that whole open area where the Bea...

A Beachside arrest, a construction site burglary and an injured dog

A Beachside arrest, a construction site burglary and an injured dog

Jonathan Rulison, Staff Writer

March 18, 2019

Filed under Campus, Crime, Features, Long Beach, News, Today

Suspicious person apprehended at Beachside An arrest was made after a suspicious person was reported outside the Beachside College Dorms March 11. A Beachside resident reported a man standing outsi...

‘No Kill’ advocates flock to city council

‘No Kill’ advocates flock to city council

Alejandro Chousal, Contributing Writer

March 13, 2019

Filed under Campus, Long Beach, News, Today

Animal rights advocates lined up Tuesday to plead with the Long Beach City Council to address concerns about the spcaLA Long Beach shelter. During the meeting, animal rights advocates spoke up and held si...