By Nick Diamantides Staff Writer About 200 people attended the California 37th Congressional District candidates forum at the community center of Martin Luther King Jr. Park in Long Beach last Saturday.
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October 22nd, 2010 · No Comments · News, Politics
October 15th, 2010 · No Comments · News, Politics
By Nick Diamantides Staff Writer Many university students don’t have the time to attend a candidates forum, which often means that they feel alienated from the political process.
October 8th, 2010 · No Comments · Environment, Politics
Long Beach Mayor Bob Foster received the South Coast Air Quality Management District’s (SCAQMD) S. Roy Wilson Memorial Award for Leadership in Government during the organization’s 22nd Annual Clean Air Awards last Friday.
September 24th, 2010 · No Comments · Politics
Community advocate Dan Pressburg hosted a candidate brunch at his North Long Beach home last Saturday morning, attracting area voters and media hoping to meet candidates running for local elected offices.
August 27th, 2010 · No Comments · News, Politics
A divided Assembly on Tuesday sent the governor a bill by Assemblymember Bonnie Lowenthal that would let homeless crime victims use hate-crime statutes to seek justice from their attackers in civil court. The so-called “homeless hate crime bill” was approved on a 50-26 vote, along party lines, with Democrats in favor and Republicans opposed.