| Jan 29, 2015
| 6:14 PM
Last year, I had the honor of sitting down and talking with Ronald Simon, one of our community's most successful entrepreneurs.
The son of humble immigrant parents, Simon built two hugely successful business empires from scratch. His second venture, RSI...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 9:45 PM
California State University trustees Wednesday moved to place tighter controls on controversial student fees that have drawn criticism as a backdoor way to raise tuition.
The recommendations were presented to the board by a working group led by...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 12:17 PM
Twenty Cal State Long Beach students were exposed to measles after they went on a field trip with an infected student during winter break, officials said.
Long Beach Health Department officials have notified the students about the measles exposure and...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 7:58 PM
Look at the cost of a degree at Penn State and it can make you a little dizzy, kind of like writing a check for a big-ticket item like a sleek, shiny sports car.
President Eric Barron has used that analogy before, exhorting students to get the most...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 6:46 PM
As he looked ahead to the 2011-12 basketball season, Vic Cegles, the athletic director at Long Beach State, had a problem.
His men's basketball coach, Dan Monson, had led Long Beach State to a Big West Conference title the prior season and now Monson...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 8:41 PM
Christopher Schivley was poor, alienated and desperately seeking guidance when he enrolled in a career education class as a freshman at Cal State Long Beach.
Instructor Emmitt Clark grew up in the Chicago projects as the son of a single mom, dodging...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 7:26 PM
A simple plastic sign depicting stick figures of a man and a woman has become an unlikely touchstone in the transgender-rights movement.
Over the last few weeks, businesses across West Hollywood have been replacing "men" and "women" bathroom signs...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 1:15 PM
A West Hollywood law requiring all single-stall restrooms in businesses and public places to be gender-neutral will go into effect this week.
The law, which will have no impact on multiple-stall restrooms, mandates that any facility designed for use...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 2:25 PM
Martha Parham is leaving the Coast Community College District after nearly a decade as its director of public affairs, marketing and government relations, the district announced Friday.
"This is truly a bittersweet departure for me," Parham said in a...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 8:38 PM
Dan Monson is the basketball coach at Long Beach State, but he still fields phone calls from athletic directors and coaches around the nation wanting to know about Gonzaga.
Or, more specifically, how have the Bulldogs done it?
How did Gonzaga pivot...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 6:10 PM
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The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts said it has finished one of the biggest art giveaways of all time, sending the remaining contents of what rocker Lou Reed once dubbed "Andy's Chest"...