“It feels like a thousand pound weight has been lifted from my shoulders.”
Long Beach teens wrote (or drew and animated) up to two entries per week for five months, chronicling the panic, confusion, boredom, anger, annoyance and even a bit of fleeting joy that have been shared by just about everyone as routines were upended and uncertainty reigned.
“Hocus Pocus,” is a comedy witch romp starring Bette Midler and Sarah Jessica Parker while “Ghostbusters” is, well, you know what “Ghostbusters” is.
Long Beach Airport is looking for local women artists to submit art with “uplifting and hopeful messages related to the pandemic.”
Applications are now open to artists who add themselves to the ACLB artist registry, as well as arts organizations.
The V Room, one of the jewels of the Long Beach bar scene, reopened Friday, after being closed for seven months.
Los Angeles County tattoo shops, including at least four in Long Beach, have reopened for business in the wake of an ongoing lawsuit against the state. The lawyer representing tattoo shop owners, however, said the state will make an official announcement regarding tattoo businesses Tuesday.
The V Room announced its soft opening will be Friday, Oct. 16 and a grand opening, Saturday, the 17th.
“Obviously, there are a lot of really crazy, important issues going on right now but since I’m an artist, I feel like it’s my top priority to preserve the art world, regardless of the field.”
“We encourage everyone to shut off the television and go for a walk while putting some good in the world.”