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City of Long Beach just became one step closer to legalizing recreational use of marijuana

City of Long Beach just became one step closer to legalizing recreational use of marijuana

Cris Rivera, Staff Writer

November 15, 2017

Filed under Long Beach, News, Today

Residents may see clouds of a different kind in the near future, as the Long Beach City Council moved to pass a new ordinance allowing the sale and recreational use of marijuana. While medicinal use is legal...

Student government encounters a roadblock in defining hate speech in new resolution

Student government encounters a roadblock in defining hate speech in new resolution

November 15, 2017

Student senators were in a state of disarray Wednesday over a new resolution addressing free speech. The resolution eventually passed on a second reading, but not without arguments from both sides. O...

Environmental science class hosts video conference with California rep.

Environmental science class hosts video conference with California rep.

November 14, 2017

Students at Cal State Long Beach had the opportunity to ask State Sen. Ricardo Lara from the 33rd District about the present and future action on climate change Tuesday morning. Monica Argandoña, ...

Testing the waters at Cal State Long Beach

Testing the waters at Cal State Long Beach

November 14, 2017

Almost a month after multiple drinking fountains at Cal State Long Beach tested positive for lead by a CHEM 100 class, campus members are still awaiting results from the university as to whether the re...

Construction at West Campus Drive continuing through Nov. 21

Construction at West Campus Drive continuing through Nov. 21

November 14, 2017

Students will have to wait longer than anticipated to be able to pass through West Campus Drive without the obstruction of blue tarps and fences. Construction at the turnaround by Brotman Hall and the Universit...

The fading vape culture

The fading vape culture

November 14, 2017

Even though Cal State Long Beach forbids the use of tobacco and vaporizers on campus, students and faculty are still trying to find places to sate their craving. Isabella Lanza, assistant professor of...

Survivors and supporters gathered by the hundreds for Sunday’s #MeToo march

Survivors and supporters gathered by the hundreds for Sunday’s #MeToo march

November 13, 2017

Crowds of hundreds gathered within the bustling streets of Hollywood Sunday to march in protest against sexual harassment and assault. College students, celebrities, men and women of different ages...

Long Beach City Council recommends some of their favorite local businesses

Long Beach City Council recommends some of their favorite local businesses

Carlos Villicana, Special Projects Editor

November 12, 2017

Filed under Arts & Life, Long Beach, Showcase, Today

For this edition of The Daily 49er’s special issue, we reached out to Long Beach City Council leaders and asked them to recommend some of their favorite local businesses within their districts to our re...