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Building Seamless Pathways For Students: Good for Students and States

Eloy Ortiz Oakley | Posted 04.08.2016 | Education
Eloy Ortiz Oakley

Every year the challenge of managing the cost of a college education continues to grow. The average cost of public universities is nearly five figures...

Race Car Drivers, Celebrities Go Head-To-Head In Long Beach

The Huffington Post | Gregory Fink | Posted 04.15.2014 | Sports

Over the weekend, downtown Long Beach quite literally became a racetrack. The Long Beach Grand Prix, which celebrated its 40th race since 1977, too...

Measure N: A Decent Minimum Wage for Long Beach Hotel Workers, An Economic Shot in the Arm for Long Beach

Dr. Suja Lowenthal, DPD | Posted 01.23.2014 | Los Angeles
Dr. Suja Lowenthal, DPD

I am a strong supporter of Measure N, a Long Beach city ballot measure on the November 6th ballot that would set a minimum wage for workers in our city's hotel industry.

Chain Reaction

Jeffrey Gibson | Posted 05.02.2012 | Arts
Jeffrey Gibson

March 1, 2012 -- I'm sitting here during the fourth day of the TED talks in Long Beach, Calif. I've been selected as a Fellow for this year and arrive...

All Aboard: Our Night on the Queen Mary

One For The Table | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
One For The Table

This year on my summer vacation I actually played tourist in my own home town, Los Angeles. One of my discoveries was that the Queen Mary ship is not only a museum, but a hotel as well.

Don't Fear These Oil Rigs: They are Just Works of Art

John Seed | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
John Seed

Above: Artist Elyse Pignolet contemplates two sculptures of oil platforms that she created with her husband, Sandow Birk. The sculptures, which have b...

Long Beach Shooting: Woman Fatally Shot In Long Beach, Suspect At Large

KTLA | KTLA News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

ONG BEACH -- A woman was fatally shot in downtown Long Beach, and the suspect remains at large, according to police....

Long Beach Grand Prix - IndyCar combines for good race, few fans

Steve Parker | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Steve Parker

Dario Franchitti dedicated his victory to his wife, Ashley Judd, whose 41st birthday they celebrated together at Long Beach - kind of a boring proposi...

The Great Latino Wake

Mario Solis-Marich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mario Solis-Marich

All over the country I have been hearing from and about young Latina/o Democratic and independent candidates who are readying themselves for upcoming election cycles.

Leukemia: A Soldiers Souvenir From the Burn Pits of Iraq

R. B. Stuart | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
R. B. Stuart

Although SSG. Steven Ochs seemed impenetrable, he could not sidestep the invisible weapon that would course through his bloodstream five months after his third tour ended.