Approval of Long Beach's Measure A sales tax extension initiative had trailed from release of the first results on the March 3 election to the seventh update on Tuesday, March 24.

Three distinct visions for Long Beach’s Eighth District were laid out before voters on Wednesday evening, Feb. 12: continue the same progress that’s been seen for the last eight years, get corporations and special interests out of local government, and make City Hall more accessible to residents.

Candidates three Long Beach City Council seats and two Long Beach Unified School District Board of Education seats now know who their opponents are going to be in the March 3, 2020, election.

California Democrats closed their fall convention in Long Beach on Sunday, Nov. 17, by endorsing candidates and adopting a party platform, but not before a spirited floor debate over a platform amendment regarding the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

During last week’s forum hosted by the Press-Telegram and Grunion Gazette for folks vying to fill the Long Beach City Council’s First District seat, candidates touched on a range of topics: climate change, public safety, housing and parking, among others.

We The People Solidarity Marches will take place in more than 60 cities this Saturday, organizers said, and Long Beach will be one of the locations.

President Donald Trump has directed White House officials to take on California’s homelessness crisis, including the encampments that fill many streets in and around Los Angeles, it was reported Tuesday.

Assemblyman Patrick O'Donnell and Third District Councilwoman Suzie Price are combining forces to host a concert and meet-n-greet Friday, Sept. 6, at Marine Stadium Park.

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