Long Beach Post joins newsrooms across U.S. in founding new alliance
This week, our organization and five other major digital newsrooms announced a new alliance to help strengthen local journalism, and importantly, to share resources and ideas to ensure that we are sustainable well into the future.
Post earns two dozen awards, including 1st place for breaking news, photo essay and writing in statewide journalism contest
The Long Beach Post took home 24 awards at the California Newspaper Publisher Association banquet Saturday night.
And the winners are … Here are your choices for Best of Long Beach 2019
It is a list of winners in 101 categories that are quintessentially Long Beach: the city’s best in food, people, places, businesses, and things to do… according to you.
24 reasons to support the Long Beach Post
The Long Beach Post received exciting news yesterday—our newsroom has 24 finalist nominations in the digital publications contest of the 2018 California Journalism Awards.
For the best local in-depth, fact-based journalism, please support the Post
If you like this kind of journalism—along with our robust coverage of food, arts, city hall and breaking news—please consider supporting the Long Beach Post with either a one-time donation, or an ongoing monthly contribution. Or, consider advertising with the Post.
Long Beach Post to host live debate on term limits, 3 other charter amendments headed to voters
The debate, at noon on Tuesday, Oct. 23, will be broadcast live on Facebook and Twitter, with four curated videos of the discussion of each amendment to be posted on all social channels—including Instagram—following the forum.
Why the Long Beach Post used 2 unnamed sources in its police-shooting investigation
Trust and credibility with our readers is critical to what we do, and in all cases, we strive to demonstrate to our readers that we are basing news content on solid information, from either source documents or people who are in a position to shed light on a topic.
News and brews to be served up at Thursday’s Beer & Politics
Meet the journalists of the Long Beach Post and other publications at the next Beer & Politics forum, Wednesday night at Liberation Brewing in Bixby Knolls.
Covering more of what matters to you.
Local media across the country is in trouble—and things only seem to be getting worse as communities continue to lose their already limited sources of factual, hyperlocal information.
A letter to readers: Long Beach Post is expanding under new ownership
Under new ownership, the Long Beach Post will be quadrupling its editorial and business staff to employ the largest newsroom in the city.
Guest Reporter Yakov Lysenko Shares His Journey into Journalism and Living in Moscow
Three years before graduating from high school, I decided to go to the capital of Russia and see how the journalism industry is there. I attended the shooting of some federal channels’ talk shows, and fell in love with Moscow.
Local News Matters
Like many of you, we took no joy in reading the report this morning from the LA Business Journal tolling what could, in all likelihood, prove to be the death knell for Long Beach’s oldest newspaper.
A BIG Thank You
It’s been one week since we began asking you, our readers, to support the work of the Long Beach Post — and the response has been encouraging. But, if you haven’t contributed yet, we still need your help.
…And Readers Like You
It costs money to keep a local news organization like this one alive and we can’t rely on advertiser support alone. That’s why we’re asking readers like you to support our independent, fact-based journalism.
Still Local, Even After All These Years
Eleven years ago today, the Long Beach Post was launched with the message, “If you are reading this post, you are now an active participant in a great new media experiment.”
EDITORIAL: Tell Congress to Stop the FCC’s Attack on Net Neutrality
Today, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced its plans to gut protections for one of the fundamental principles of the free and open internet.
Make America a Friend Again
Visiting America has always been an experience of a life-time for Russian people—Vladimir Mayakovskiy, one of the most widely-known Russian poets of the 20th century, for instance, has published his diaries, called My Discovery of America.
Long Beach (Finally) Gets Its Own Emojis
What do Kim Kardashian and the Pope have in common? What about the state of Texas and the country of Norway? Or how about the 2016 presidential candidates and the cast of Saturday Night Live?
Three Long Beach Post Reporters Selected as LA Press Club Awards Finalists
The Long Beach Post is proud to announce that three of our reporters have been named by the Los Angeles Press Club as finalists for this year’s Southern California Journalism Awards.