Activists including Common Cause and Equity for Cambodians—working to combat gerrymandering—campaigned for a measure they hoped would reunify the city’s Cambodian community into one district for more voting power.
Long Beach police were in a brief standoff this morning at an apartment building in Cambodia Town where they believed a man who’d brandished a gun was cornered early Tuesday morning.
The Cambodia Town Relief Fund raised more than $72,000 on GoFundMe, and organizers are handing out checks to 31 approved recipients who applied for the funds.
Community members envisioned a future MacArthur Park; one with more amenities, security and parking.
Serving the Cambodian community since the 1990s, KH Supermarket in Central Long Beach has been an essential cog for the local culture—and might face demoliton.
Cambodia Town residents have reason to rejoice this weekend: a playground will be back in operation, with renewed luster.
Long Beach’s MacArthur Park will undergo a $553,000 renovation after receiving a grant from the California Department of Housing and Community Development Housing-Related Parks (HRP), city officials said Friday.
Keeping true on a promise made last year, the Cambodian Coordinating Council (Cam-CC) announced this week that for the first time since 2011, a Cambodian New Year Parade will again be hosted on Anaheim Street.
The fourth annual Business and Culture Expo hosted by the Cambodian American Business Association, an event designed to bring together business owners, entrepreneurs and Cambodian community members, will be held Sunday August 25 in the parking lot of the Mark Twain Library.
As Cambodia engages in a dispute over recent election results, Cambodian and Cambodian-American citizens of Long Beach took to the streets to protest in the hopes that a larger public presence will shed the international light on the possible election fraud in their home country.