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Council members hold off on hotel safety proposal, discuss more efficient meetings

Council members hold off on hotel safety proposal, discuss more efficient meetings

Bryan Aparicio, Staff Writer

October 26, 2018

Filed under Long Beach, News, Today

Hotel worker safety precautions Members of the Long Beach City Council went back and forth Tuesday night with City Attorney Charles Parkin over a proposal amending the Long Beach Municipal Code that wou...

Soiled paper products no longer compostable at LBSU

Soiled paper products no longer compostable at LBSU

October 21, 2018

Students dining at Long Beach State may be surprised to learn that soiled paper waste is no longer composted anywhere on campus, despite signs on many compost bins that claim otherwise. EDCO Dispo...

Los Angeles County takes first step toward new voting system

Los Angeles County takes first step toward new voting system

October 17, 2018

By 2020, Los Angeles County will transition its polling places to voting centers, a new model that will allow voters to cast a ballot at any voting center location in the county over an 11-day period. T...

What goes up but never comes down? The USU escalators

What goes up but never comes down? The USU escalators

Sophia Soliman, Contributing Writer

October 17, 2018

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

Although it’s been inoperable since the beginning of the semester, the University Student Union escalators have undergone repairs that were projected to be complete by early October. It’s unknown a...

Merchandise of our favorite fuzzy tails relocate in the bookstore

Merchandise of our favorite fuzzy tails relocate in the bookstore

October 10, 2018

A recent Twitter post from Alex Manfredi, Daily 49er assistant sports editor, caused community-wide speculation over the possibility of a squirrel becoming the new mascot for Long Beach State. “So I ...

In photos: 34th annual Long Beach Marathon

In photos: 34th annual Long Beach Marathon

October 8, 2018

The 34th annual JetBlue Long Beach Marathon on Sunday had more than 15,000 runners participating in races such as the 13.1 mile half marathon and the 26.2 mile full marathon. The runners started in Shoreline...

15,000+ runners participate in 34th annual LB Marathon

15,000+ runners participate in 34th annual LB Marathon

October 7, 2018

Laura Lara, 31, like many half-marathoners who diverted Livingston and kept running down Ocean Boulevard, prepared for her run by running on the river bed near her home. Her 6-year-old daughter Aub...

Generosity Feeds prepares 25,000 meals for hungry children in less than two hours

Generosity Feeds prepares 25,000 meals for hungry children in less than two hours

Delaney Tran, Staff Writer

October 7, 2018

Filed under Events, Long Beach, News, Today

Over 250 volunteers of all ages gathered at St. Anthony High School in Long Beach Saturday morning to assemble prepackaged meals for hungry children. In under two hours, volunteers packed 500 boxes cont...