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Mayor presents plan for new dormitory space in downtown Long Beach

Mayor presents plan for new dormitory space in downtown Long Beach

Emma DiMaggio, Assistant News Editor

August 29, 2018

Filed under Events, Long Beach, News, Today

Long Beach is set to undergo a complete makeover in coming years, and Long Beach State students may directly benefit from the change of scenery. Mayor Robert Garcia presented the development plan “Building a...

Long Beach city council members elected to second terms

Carlos Villicana, Special Projects Editor

April 10, 2018

Filed under Events, Long Beach, News, Today

Most of Long Beach’s leaders for the next four years were chosen Tuesday as polling places closed at 8 p.m. The final results for the primary nominating election were posted online by the office of the city clerk at 12:56 a.m. Wednesday, after ballots from all polling places were counted. Two of the incumbents will have to run in the general municipal election on June 5.  The primary nominating elections for the cit...

Days of March: Students and faculty ditch class in support of National Walkout day

Days of March: Students and faculty ditch class in support of National Walkout day

March 14, 2018

What started as a small English class marching in solidarity against gun violence snowballed into a campus-wide event that collected hundreds of students on its way to the West Campus Turnaround at Cal S...

City Council moves ahead with Land Use Element plan

City Council moves ahead with Land Use Element plan

Grant Hermanns, Staff Writer

March 7, 2018

Filed under Long Beach, News, Today

Affordable housing units may be in Long Beach’s future — and not everyone is happy about it. The Land Use Element plan has been controversial and long-debated since the announcement to update it over a decade ago, despite many voices against it, Long Beach City Council v...

“City Rising” draws a local crowd in Long Beach

“City Rising” draws a local crowd in Long Beach

January 26, 2018

  A new documentary criticizing gentrification brought loud cheering from a full audience at Long Beach’s 4th Street Art Theatre Wednesday night. The theatre hosted a screening of “City Rising,...

Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia focuses on lowering crime rates through new justice lab

Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia focuses on lowering crime rates through new justice lab

James Chow, Assistant News Editor

January 10, 2018

Filed under Events, Long Beach, News, Today

Seconds before a symphony of applause filled the auditorium, bright lights shined on Mayor Robert Garcia of Long Beach. The stage was his. He commandeered his audience and, with confidence said: “Th...

Long Beach Mayor endorses Gavin Newsom

Long Beach Mayor endorses Gavin Newsom

December 3, 2017

In back of a small record store in Long Beach called Fingerprints Music, Mayor Robert Garcia met with colleague and Democratic counterpart Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom, in front of members of the L...

Alumni awards recipients will be honored next spring

Alumni awards recipients will be honored next spring

October 17, 2017

While students may know that Steven Spielberg, Steve Martin and Karen Carpenter are Cal State Long Beach alumni, they may not be aware of who the university chooses to recognize as their most illustrious alums. The university grants awards to al...