A green sea turtle, flashlight fish that glow and clownfish are among the more than a dozen new animal species that are highlighted at the Aquarium’s new coral reef exhibit.
Is the fact that they don’t serve food unfair to food-free bars? Yes, it is. And what, exactly, is food? The state’s guidance on restaurants, bars and wineries skirts the philosophical question “what is food?”
While fireworks have long been a problem in Long Beach, it’s unclear if things are getting worse, but no one is saying they’re getting better.
Wilson was a racist. And not your basic disgruntled neighbor sort of racist but, rather, “extremely racist—even by the standards of his time,” according to a 2015 article in Vox.
Defunding police departments is an idea that, until very recently, seemed unthinkable.
On Friday morning, an honor line of police vehicles drove down Long Beach Boulevard from 11th Street to the 405 Freeway accompanying the vehicle carrying Fischer’s body as it was being transferred from St. Mary Medical Center to the LA County Coroner’s Office.
Curfews continue in dozens of cities in the United States where there’s been violence or threats of violence, with many continuing through the weekend.
I’ve written 80 columns in 80 days, and they’ve turned out to be, yes, a chronicle of life trapped in a house for that duration, wrapped up in a cozy cocoon of the internet, social media, Instacart, GrubHub, Postmates, Amazon, Netflix, Kindle books, 2 dogs and a daughter.
“I believe that if you believe in something, you don’t loot,” said Naomi Rainey-Pierson. “You protest, but you don’t destroy property. You don’t all fight over everything.”
The crowd grew throughout the afternoon to numbers that seemed too large to contain violence, so the taut suspense that had grown since the morning continued.