On-campus students at Cal State Long Beach must heed quarantine orders or they could face disciplinary action, a university official said Sunday, a day after the quarantine went into effect after five students tested positive for COVID-19.

All on-campus students at Cal State Long Beach have been placed under quarantine starting Saturday, Sept. 26, after five students tested positive and school officials learned they “congregated socially” off-campus earlier this month, officials said.

Another five Long Beach residents have died from coronavirus-related causes, officials announced Tuesday, Aug. 25, bringing the city’s death toll to 208.

The recession caused by the coronavirus pandemic has hit Long Beach hard, as the unemployment rate jumped from 4.5% in January to 19.5% in June, according to the latest data available. But some parts of the city — particularly small businesses in North Long Beach — have seen more money pour …

Long Beach Symphony officials held on as long as they could, but announced Monday, Aug. 17, that all of the remaining Classical concerts will be rolled over to the next season, and the two remaining POPS! concerts have been cancelled.

About 40 people at Long Beach MemorialCare received pink slips Thursday, Aug. 13, as hospital administration struggle to manage expenses and still provide health care in the face of the coronavirus pandemic.

“It feels like we are somewhere in Europe.” Christine and Carl Bloom said last week as they were finishing up their al fresco Italian lunch at Domenico’s Pizza on Second Street in Belmont Shore.

The federal Paycheck Protection Program may have poured more than $360 million in forgivable loans into businesses in Long Beach and Signal Hill — which could have saved more than 41,000 jobs from being eliminated because of coronavirus-related closures, according to data published by the U.…

Citing the resurgent threat of the coronavirus pandemic in many parts of California, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Friday, July 17, that California schools will start the new school year with many students once again learning from home.

The 2021 Rose Parade has been canceled, Tournament of Roses officials announced on Wednesday, July 15, citing coronavirus concerns, although the Rose Bowl football game is still scheduled.

Like other major events affected by the novel coronavirus pandemic, The Queen Mary’s Dark Harbor has been canceled this year.

Lauryn Hong, Ella Matlock, Sofia Migliazza and Erin Rogers met in the summer of 2019 because they wanted to be members of Long Beach Poly’s swim team.

Gaslamp Music + Bar + Kitchen owner Michael Neufeld wasted no time in booking dozens of acts after being told by city officials earlier this month that it was finally okay for restaurants to have live music again after reopening in the wake of the novel coronavirus pandemic — as long as they…

Gyms, fitness centers, swimming pools, campgrounds, day camps, beach parking lots, museums, galleries, hotels and short-term rentals in Long Beach — along with the Aquarium of the Pacific — will be able to reopen Friday, June 12.

Another three Long Beach residents have died due to coronavirus-related causes, officials announced Tuesday, June 9, bringing the city’s death toll to 103.

Coronavirus-related deaths hit the 100 mark in the city of Long Beach, health officials reported Monday, June 8 — the same day Mayor Robert Garcia announced a proposed program to help businesses recover from the vandalism and looting that occurred during a protest-gone-awry a little more tha…

Just a few hours after Los Angeles County got approval from the state to open restaurant dining rooms that had been shut down due to the pandemic on Friday, May 29, Long Beach followed suit to allow dine-in for restaurants in the city.

It still wasn’t completely normal, but for some retail shoppers in Long Beach, being inside a retail shop may have even felt a little nostalgic Thursday as some retail stores allowed customers inside for the first time since mid-March.

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