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Trees To Brighten Long Beach Waterways

Christmas trees of sorts will light up Long Beach waters when the sun sets Thanksgiving Day. The Trees in the Bay - an annual tradition dating back to 1949 with a real Christmas tree floated on the bay - returns with 67 triangular-shaped floating wooden beams with lights. Eric Lyon, Parks, Recreat

GAZETTE NEWSPAPERS - 2017-11-21 13:00:00

Can state lawmakers regulate a rescue from the digital divide?

Editor's note: An experiment in journalism teamwork, the Long Beach Media Collaborative is made up of participants from the Press-Telegram, Long Beach Post, Grunion Gazette, and Long Beach Business Journal. The collaborative was initiated by the Long Beach Community Foundation and is funded in part

LONG BEACH PRESS-TELEGRAM - 2017-11-21 14:00:54

Jordan Coach, Athletic Director Bob Cook Passes Away At 83

4/17/1934 - 11/14/2017 Longtime Jordan coach and educator Bob Cook passed away last week at the age of 83. Cook was a graduate of Jordan and returned to his alma mater in 1961, serving as a history and driver's ed teacher for 34 years while also coaching basketball and serving as the school's athlet

GAZETTE NEWSPAPERS - 2017-11-21 07:10:00

Detectives investigating baby's death in Compton

COMPTON >> The circumstances of a baby boy's death Monday in Compton were being investigated by sheriff's homicide detectives. Sheriff's Homicide Bureau detectives were dispatched to the 4100 block of North Long Beach Boulevard to investigate the fatality, which was reported at 12:38 p.m., according

LONG BEACH PRESS-TELEGRAM - 2017-11-21 09:44:10

Deputies investigating death of 23-year-old woman in Bellflower

BELLFLOWER >> The suspicious death of a 23-year-old woman in Bellflower Monday prompted an investigation by sheriff's homicide detectives. The death was reported about 6 p.m. in the 9500 block of Cedar Street, between Bellflower Boulevard and Clark Avenue, according to Deputy Guillermina Saldana of

LONG BEACH PRESS-TELEGRAM - 2017-11-21 09:25:22

Knife-Wielding Man Struck By Hit-And-Run Driver While Running From Long Beach Police

LONG BEACH (CBSLA) - In a bizarre series of events, a man who was brandishing a knife in a Long Beach Metro station was later struck by a hit-and-run driver Sunday night. According to Long Beach police, just before midnight, officers responded to reports of a man who was threatening people with a kn

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-11-20 05:51:55

Dawes, Perro Bravo to play at Long Beach record store on Small Business Saturday

Mellow rock act Dawes and Perro Bravo, a local reggae rock band, are both scheduled to play in-store performances at Fingerprints Music in Long Beach. Perro Bravo guitarist Michael "Miguel" Happoldt produced Sublime's "40oz. to Freedom," and his current band is scheduled to play a tribute to the alb

LONG BEACH PRESS-TELEGRAM - 2017-11-21 01:40:37

Water testing still in progress at Cal State Long Beach after discovery of lead issues

Water testing at Cal State Long Beach has yet to be completed following recent tests showing the presence of lead in water dispensed from drinking fountains inside a campus building. Cal State Long Beach administrators ordered all non-filtered drinking fountains on campus to be shut off after a seri

LONG BEACH PRESS-TELEGRAM - 2017-11-21 01:36:51

Robots as caregivers? Don't be afraid, UTA says

We all know that robots with human-like functions are coming. But as we have learned in everything from 2001: A Space Odyssey to Westworld, how do we know they can be trusted? Maybe artists hold the key to that answer more so than scientists or engineers. The University of Texas at Arlington's new

DALLAS NEWS - 2017-11-20 23:41:31

Rantoul man dies in weekend ATV wreck

A Rantoul man died as a result of injuries he suffered in a ATV wreck early Saturday morning, according to a Franklin County Sheriff's Office report. Roger Cupp, 55, was operating an ATV when he attempted to negotiate a corner around a tree in the 2800 block of Utah Road at 3:44 a.m. Saturday, the r

OTTAWA HERALD - 2017-11-21 10:30:00

Shootings by police officers, other cases cloaked in secrecy in Kansas

Some Kansas police departments do not identify officers involved in fatal shootings, and body camera footage from the incidents may never become public. Records in unsolved criminal cases can remain closed indefinitely, even to victims' families. Grieving families can wait years to get answers about

LJWORLD - 2017-11-20 09:39:27

Olathe man charged for shooting at vehicles

SHAWNEE, Kan. - An Olathe man has been charged with attempted second degree murder after shooting at vehicles Friday night. Shawnee officers were called to Shawnee Mission Parkway and Barker about 8:00 Friday night on a report of shots fired. Officers arrived and located Keith Nathanael Perisho, 20,

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Review: Tame Impala's "Currents B-Sides and Remixes" a worthy companion to predecessor

With little contest, Tame Impala's "Currents" is one of this decade's most critically acclaimed rock releases. Spearheaded by Perth music producer Kevin Parker's psychedelic and electronic synthesis, "Currents" is a meditation on a partner's transforming love interests via a synth-pop format that ro

UNIVERSITY DAILY KANSAN - 2017-11-20 18:21:00

New Music Monday: D.R.A.M., Miguel and Tory Lanez

This week's New Music Monday features singles from DRAM, Miguel and Tory Lanez. While Miguel's single describes escaping life's problems, DRAM and Tory Lanez's new singles focus on the unfortunate consequences of life. For DRAM, it's the pressure of fame and success. For Lanez, it's about an addicti

UNIVERSITY DAILY KANSAN - 2017-11-20 17:58:00

Eudora, Tonganoxie high school teams looking for votes in finals of science competition

Eudora High School senior Emily Hull has plans to modify Union Station in Kansas City, Mo. To realize her plan, Emily and two EHS teammates need to win the Battle of the Brains engineering and science competition, which Science City at Union Station and the firm Burns & McDonnell are sponsoring. Em

LJWORLD - 2017-11-21 00:00:00

William Allen White Foundation will likely rescind Charlie Rose award

The William Allen White Foundation is considering rescinding the citation given to CBS anchor Charlie Rose last year after reports surfaced of the journalist's sexual misconduct with eight women throughout his career, according to Ann Brill, dean of the School of Journalism. The Washington Post repo

UNIVERSITY DAILY KANSAN - 2017-11-21 02:45:00

TV Stock: 'Ill Behavior,' 'Family Guy'

Sam Bain, the British writer behind "Peep Show" and "Four Lions" (a personal favorite of mine), created a new miniseries picked up by Showtime here in the U.S. "Ill Behavior" is a dark comedy about doing the best for the people you love, even when it hurts. Sort of. Joel, played by Chris Geere of "Y

UNIVERSITY DAILY KANSAN - 2017-11-20 23:01:00

Busy Night For Winchester Select Board

The meeting started with a simple wish by representatives of the Planning Board. They want to be able to read plans submitted by developers. Planning Board members attended Monday's Select Board meeting to update the board on issues before them. But one of the main issues was the process of approval

PATCH - 2017-11-21 03:24:58

GIFTS OF HOPE: Generations of Winchester volunteers give back at the Mission of Deeds

As part of our yearly Gifts of Hope campaign, the Winchester Star is partnering with Mission of Deeds to raise money for the organization. As you plan your year-end charitable donations, we will be bringing you a stream of stories throughout the holiday season about the pantry, their work and how re

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-20 19:04:29

Winchester Wet Nose Project receives 'Thankful Paws' award

The Wet Nose Project, a local dog-walking business, received the 2017 "Thankful Paws" award by Cape Ann Animal Aid, a nonprofit, no-kill organization located in Gloucester. The "Thankful Paws" award is given to organizations for helping CAAA's yearly rescue efforts. The Wet Nose Project officially

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-11-20 14:51:01