Students are not included in the new policy, but all faculty and staff will have to be vaccinated or submit to weekly COVID tests when school starts.
Bryant’s books feature Black teenagers in love, the kind of positive stories about Black kids that she wanted to read growing up but couldn’t find.
Staples’ songs often offer a window into the double helix of exhilaration and terror that come with gang life and gun violence—he’s writing about Tony Soprano on a therapist’s couch, not Tony Montana in the club.
Crabb, an NCAA National Player of the Year with Long Beach State’s men’s volleyball team, was slated to compete in beach volleyball.
The local athletes will compete or participate in water polo, sailing, diving, softball, baseball, track and field and volleyball.
Last year, Benitez was passed over for the position, drawing criticism from prominent politicians like Mayor Robert Garcia to State Sen. Lena Gonzalez.
The original ‘Space Jam’ movie includes a Long Beach star whose face you never see.
“The reality is that our summer program this year, the number of students enrolled is larger than many school districts in the state of California.”
Chase De Jong went more than three years between wins at the Major League level. This week, the Long Beach native’s persistence paid off.
Amid the pandemic, the LBUSD feared a dire financial picture, but increased state funding and $150 million in one-time COVID relief money reversed that.