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Long Beach Marathon will take place this Sunday

Long Beach Marathon will take place this Sunday

October 3, 2018

The 34th annual JetBlue Long Beach Marathon will welcome over 17,000 runners from around the country Friday through Saturday, but the official race day is Sunday. For full marathon runners, the starting time...

Former ASI employee arrested Friday in connection to double homicide

Staff Report

October 1, 2018

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

Long Beach State University Police responded to reports of a disgruntled former employee of the Student Recreation and Wellness Center Friday. They were unable to locate him. Jamie Williams was arrested hours later in connection to a shooting that left his father and step sister dead, and his stepmother injured. Williams, 43, is currently being held on a $2 million bail. University spokeswoman Terri Carbaugh confirmed that he was...

Long Beach City College students get a unique ‘Promise’

Long Beach City College students get a unique ‘Promise’

September 26, 2018

Transfering to Long Beach State from a local community college just became that much easier. A late night brainstorming session between Long Beach City College Superintendent President Reagan F. Romali and ...

Mathematics department eliminates remedial classes to promote student success

Mathematics department eliminates remedial classes to promote student success

September 26, 2018

Skipping years of remedial coursework, incoming freshmen will soon be able to dive into college level mathematics courses during their first year at Long Beach State. Chancellor Timothy White issued Executive Or...

Local organizations protest for justice from the LBPD

Local organizations protest for justice from the LBPD

September 26, 2018

About 20 people gathered outside of Long Beach City Hall Tuesday evening chattering among themselves when one amplified voice broke through the conversations. “What do we want? Justice! When do we want...

Alamitos Beach embraces its first Coastal Cleanup Day

Alamitos Beach embraces its first Coastal Cleanup Day

September 17, 2018

The sound of plastic rustling and the ocean swaying filled the ears of volunteers Saturday morning as they swept up the Alamitos Beach seaside in the naked heat for the Long Beach Environmental Allian...

Justice for Josiah takes to the Board of Trustees with a list of demands

Justice for Josiah takes to the Board of Trustees with a list of demands

September 12, 2018

With only a minute-and-a-half to make her case to the Board of Trustees on the institutional racism she believes is present in the California State University system, Charmaine Lawson found herself speaking f...

LBCC Maritime Center for Excellence expands opportunities for students

LBCC Maritime Center for Excellence expands opportunities for students

September 11, 2018

The Port of Long Beach Maritime Center for Excellence at Long Beach City College is just one of many ways the city is promoting careers in trade and handling goods. Programs offered at LBCC and Long Beach ...