Long Beach police are prepping to deploy extra officers on Election Day this year because of the possibility of civil unrest, according to the department.
Ballot return data shows that as of Saturday, 33,747 ballots from Long Beach voters had already been received by the Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk.
Long Beach voters will be making multiple important decisions locally during this general election on Nov. 3.
A candidate running for Long Beach City College’s Board of Trustees says someone has used his phone number to leave obscene robocall messages for a number of city leaders.
Local media outlets hosted five debates between Oct. 5 and Oct. 14 featuring candidates for City Council, Long Beach Unified Board of Education and Long Beach Community College Board of Trustees. Here’s how to watch.
This free virtual event will take place Saturday, Oct. 17 and is open to the public.
The winner will join a board that has seen recent infighting and the firing of its former president.
The Long Beach Post, Press-Telegram, Grunion Gazette and Long Beach Business Journal have partnered to present a series of live-streamed debates with the candidates for City Council, Long Beach Unified Board of Education and the Long Beach Community College District Board of Trustees.
The two candidates discussed the issues of declining attendance, police presence on school campuses and inequities within the LBUSD.
Tonight, Oct. 12, Long Beach Post reporter Crystal Niebla and Press-Telegram reporter Chris Haire will moderate a debate with Tonia Reyes Uranga and Erik Miller for the LBUSD District 2 seat.