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Legal woes raise questions over LBCC Hall of Champions inductee

Legal woes raise questions over LBCC Hall of Champions inductee

Mac Walby, Managing Editor

March 22, 2018

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

Cal State Long Beach faculty member Richard Foster will be inducted into the Long Beach City College “Hall of Champions” along with seven other former athletes, despite accusations from a former natio...

CSULB club builds a soilless aquaponics system

Jessica Jacobs, Staff Writer

March 21, 2018

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

Environmental Scientists are beginning to realize that 200,000 years of human existence is taking a toll on Earth’s outermost layer of soil. “Generating three centimeters of topsoil takes 1,000 years, and if current rates of degradation continue, all of the world’s top soil could be gone within 60 years,” said a senior United Nations official, according to a Huffington Post article. This reality prompted Cal S...

Locals rally over rent control in Long Beach

Locals rally over rent control in Long Beach

March 21, 2018

Renters, property owners and activists came out in droves Tuesday evening to rally against and for rent control in Long Beach, with signs in hand and opinions ready, over 100 people crowded city hall. ...

Students for Quality Education rally at CSU Board of Trustees meeting to fight tuition hike

Students for Quality Education rally at CSU Board of Trustees meeting to fight tuition hike

March 21, 2018

Over 30 students and faculty congregated around the doors of the California State University Chancellor’s Office in Long Beach Tuesday morning. As the crowd waited for the Board of Trustees meeting to begin, ...

Women’s ‘You’re Worth It’ conference premiers at CSULB

Women’s ‘You’re Worth It’ conference premiers at CSULB

March 20, 2018

Princess II Queen, a committee of The Black Business Student Association, is adopting L’Oreal’s signature slogan for a conference it’s hosting at Cal State Long Beach Saturday, Mar. 24. “You’...

Long Beach City Council to be confronted by rent-control rally

James Chow, Senior News Assistant

March 19, 2018

Filed under Long Beach, News, Today

Advocates in Long Beach plan to pack city council Tuesday to voice their opinions on whether rent control is needed in the city. Both upholders and opposers of rent control are expected to rally before the council reviews an ordinance on the issue. The rally will take place outside of city hall preceding the city council meeting at 4:30 p.m. March 20. The pro-rent control rally is hosted by Housing Long Beach, Latin...

District 3 candidates

District 3 candidates

Carlos Villicana and Samantha Diaz

March 18, 2018

Filed under Long Beach, News, Showcase, Uncategorized

Incumbent: Suzie Price Suzie Price is a senior deputy district attorney running for re-election for District 3. She is challenged by environmental activist Gordana Kajer and High School teacher, Robert ...

District 5 Candidates

District 5 Candidates

Daniel Green, Carlos Villicana, and James Chow

March 18, 2018

Filed under Long Beach, News, Showcase

Incumbent: Stacy Mungo Councilwoman Stacy Mungo was elected to District 5 in 2014. She is a strong supporter of retaining the “neighborhood character” of low-density areas by strategically planning the co...