After his mother’s death from COVID-19, Tito Harper was determined to finish school as he cared for his younger brother. “My mom taught us that what we start we have to finish,” he said. “That’s why we’re still in school and keeping a happy mindset.”
Mike Fillipow has embraced the nickname he earned during practice: ‘O.G.’ for ‘Old Guy.’
Kobe Jackson died suddenly last year at 22. Last weekend, his family and friends honored him with a 31-mile journey across the water.
The Luke Tatsu Johnson Foundation is hosting a Luke-toberfest golf tournament this month to continue its mission.
From Mexico to Ukraine, LBUSD staff say they want their classes to be a welcoming, helpful step for people coming to Long Beach from across the world.
The school in the El Dorado Park neighborhood was one of 297 nationwide to receive the award, the U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona announced Friday.
The California Language Teachers Association gave her the honor for her work teaching Japanese to Poly students for the last 13 years.
Victoria Valenzuela had a phenomenal July, when she won the Long Beach Junior Golf Championship and released her first song, “A Stolen Kiss,” on streaming platforms.
While serving on the LBUSD board for 16 years, Smith championed school uniforms, standards-based instruction and other groundbreaking ideas that earned her national recognition.
Campers are working hard in preparation for a recital on Saturday, July 30, at Lakewood Ice from 12:30-2:30 p.m.