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Long Beach aims for 6-0 record

Long Beach aims for 6-0 record

Manuel Valladares, Staff Writer

February 20, 2019

Filed under Sports, Today, Women's Sports, Women's Tennis

Long Beach State women’s tennis team is on a four-game win streak and looking to continue the momentum in its upcoming road trip. The 49ers will be heading up north to face San Francisco University ...

Dirtbags suffer fourth straight loss in home opener

Dirtbags suffer fourth straight loss in home opener

February 19, 2019

Something about Calvin Estrada’s body language as he tracked an otherwise routine fly ball to left in a Tuesday night game against University of San Diego didn’t feel right. He took tentative steps toward...

10th Annual Long Beach Comic Expo returns to Long Beach

February 19, 2019

Comic book fans flocked to the Long Beach Convention Center for the 10th annual Long Beach Comic Expo Friday and Saturday. Attendees were treated to two days of activities, celebrating pop culture and...

Long Beach looking to ‘get swagger back’

Long Beach looking to ‘get swagger back’

Alex Manfredi, Deputy Sports Editor

February 19, 2019

Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports, Today

Despite an underwhelming season so far in Big West conference play, the Long Beach State men’s basketball team has remained optimistic and willing to fight until the end of its season — whether that mean...

LBSU named an ‘economic powerhouse’

LBSU named an ‘economic powerhouse’

February 18, 2019

A new report found that Long Beach State University has a $1.53 billion impact on local economies. Beacon Economics, an independent research and consulting firm, conducted the study as a way to measure ...

Thursday Night Live with the Long Beach Sketch Show

Thursday Night Live with the Long Beach Sketch Show

February 18, 2019

Everybody needs a good laugh once in a while. Put on by Held2gether and the Long Beach Playhouse, this year’s Long Beach Sketch Show will feature 11 main comedy sketches, and, for the first time eve...

Dirtbags young squad ready for challenge

Dirtbags young squad ready for challenge

February 18, 2019

The Long Beach State Dirtbags are back and younger than ever. Injuries on the team forced head coach Troy Buckley to use a young squad against No. 3 Florida (3-0) over the weekend, starting only two s...

10th annual Long Beach Comic Expo returns to its roots

10th annual Long Beach Comic Expo returns to its roots

February 17, 2019

From a jaw-dropping group of steampunk Star Wars bounty hunters to an eyebrow-raising Flo from Progressive insurance, the Long Beach Comic Expo successfully brought out a crowd that has long defined t...