Students who earn an associate’s degree for transfer through the California College Promise program could finish their bachelor’s degrees for free at California State University under new legislation.
Urban Commons said it will utilize funding generated from the 40 surrounding acres, including passenger fees from the Carnival cruise terminal, which the company collects under its lease agreement with the city, and revenue from the many music festivals held near the ship.
This is the 10th consecutive year the nonprofit is organizing the widespread event, which will take volunteers all over the city to work on projects like painting murals, cleaning sidewalks and landscaping.
Police said the man was shot while trying to rob a location being used for illegal gambling in North Long Beach.
Diago Lytle was last seen on Jan. 7 near the intersection of South Street and Obispo Avenue.
Mayor Robert Garcia’s sixth State of the City address also noted there is work to be done in the areas of affordable housing and solving the city’s homelessness crisis.
Operator Harbor Interfaith-San Pedro will offer three meals a day and access to case management and mental health care.
He is accused of shooting the dog—a 15-year-old terrier named Artie that had been left in his care—around 12:45 p.m. Jan. 5 in La Mirada.
Crime stats show Long Beach continues to see overall drops in crime even as some of the most serious categories rose.
She was one of four people killed along a stretch of Pacific Avenue during a string of pedestrian deaths last year.