The National Guard members will not be enforcing the city health orders, the mayor emphasized in an email to residents.
“The biggest challenges we’ll have are some critical budget decisions and the issue of stability in a post-COVID environment, and thinking about how to bring school back.”
Even as nearly 17 million Americans have sought unemployment benefits in the past three weeks — a record high, by far — millions of people appear to be falling through the cracks.
Rains this week pushed Long Beach over its average yearly rain total, with 12.87 inches since Oct. 1, or 113% of normal for this time.
COVID-19 social distancing measures are changing the dynamics of attending public meetings and how residents engage with their elected officials.
President Jane Close Conoley joined the Long Beach Post and the Daily Forty-Niner in a live discussion Thursday to share what it’s been like managing one of the largest campuses in the Cal State University system during the coronavirus pandemic.
We need everyone’s help but we need to lead with equity, be grounded in and centered on equity, and equity must be woven through and embedded in all of our strategic thinking and decision-making during this crisis and in the subsequent healing and recovery.
The family of Velton Johnson has put together a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the hit and run driver, his older brother Garry Johnson said.
With current travel demand reminiscent of the early post-9/11 era, JetBlue announced a consolidation plan Wednesday that will drastically reduce flights in the Los Angeles region. The plan could see daily flights out of Los Angeles and Long Beach reduced by nearly 90%.
According to the city’s public health department, 47 of the city’s 285 positive coronavirus cases have been linked to six long-term care facilities, along with four of the city’s seven fatalities.
For the first time voters were allowed to cast their ballots from anywhere in the county and now the task of tracking down all of those ballots could be adding to a local recount effort.