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David Starr Jordan High School has had its share of famous athletes (football players Dennis Brown and John Ross III and former Dodger Ron Fairly) and famous entertainers (TV star Bob Denver and musicians Warren G. and Vince Staples).

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Students at Cal State Long Beach who have big ideas will be making their pitches to win a high-stakes $50,000 payoff at next week’s 2019 Innovation Challenge Finals and Awards Ceremony.

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As he walked along the replicated terrains of California’s deserts, coasts and chaparral, Mike Letteriello described his excitement about Prisk Native Garden’s upcoming open house.

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Centro CHA formed 27 years ago to advocate for the well-being of Hispanic children, youth and families in the Long Beach. In that time, the nonprofit has contributed to the improvement of the community through higher education, socio-economic development and arts and culture revitalization.

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From Hollywood to Washington, D.C., women are working to raise awareness of the need for gender equality. The national issue is evident on a local level in Long Beach, where authors, chefs, politicians, and educators all find ways to champion this cause.

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For many students, internships are valuable learning opportunities in fields they might want to make a career.

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Charlie the sea otter partied hard for his birthday Saturday, March 2 — scarfing down blue seafood cupcakes with his friends at the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach.