OP-ED: We Don’t Want to Press Charges but Still Want Resolution

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Restorative Justice may not work for every person and every scenario but it’s important for people to know that there are other options besides the dichotomy of engaging versus not engaging the criminal justice system.
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OP-ED: KLBP, Long Beach Public Radio Prevails with the Wind in its Sails

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I know the process to get our station up and running has been slow, but when you're talking about building a powerful media tool in your community that has the potential to last well beyond your lifetime, there's no...

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Op-Ed: Long Beach Pride Welcomes Community to Discuss, Resolve Grievances

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Long Beach Lesbian & Gay Pride Inc.'s Board of Directors welcomes the opportunity to meet with California Families in Focus (CFF) and any other member of the community to discuss and resolve...

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OP-ED: Why Long Beach Needs to Protect Working Women More Than Ever

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As this powerful moment in history spurs a consensus around the need to listen and trust women and their stories, action on critical protections for all working women is urgent.

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OP-ED: Former CSULB Professor Who Helped Minority Students Advance Deserves Landmark

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With the passing of 84-year-old Dr. Joseph L. White on Nov. 21, 2017, Cal State Long Beach should establish a landmark to memorialize his legacy on campus.

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Op-Ed: The Revitalization of Long Beach Boulevard – Our Namesake Corridor

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Long Beach Boulevard has a long and winding history. Nestled in the center of Downtown Long Beach, the boulevard was once known as American Avenue until 1959, when the City of Long Beach changed its street signs to reflect the name...

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For Minorities, The Digital Divide Is Growing As Adoption Rates Increase For Everyone Else

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Leaning against his walking cane, Fernando Miramontes waited in line at the help desk inside the Mark Twain Neighborhood Library in central Long Beach hoping for an extension.

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Letter to the Editor: I Beg to Differ, Mr. West

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City authorities keep stressing that the proposed update to the LUE is the result of many years and countless hours of work. While this is undoubtedly true, it seems to me that anything worth spending years on is also...

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Giving a Cat Oral Medication

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Giving your cat medication, whether oral or liquid, can be quite the challenge, to put it mildly. Being restrained with mouth forced open and noxious substances forced down the throat are not in your cat’s to-do list for the...

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OP-ED: The Role Of Libraries In The Defense Of Our Nation

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Many library systems, including Long Beach, have military/veteran-specific information ranging from accessing educational benefits to home loan assistance to legal, medical and employment resources.

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