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  • Blogs

    July 2, 2012

    Medical Marijuana: Can Long Beach Keep Lighting Up?

    Last week, the Voice brought you news that Long Beach was weighing more restrictions on medical marijuana dispensaries. The city's move is in keeping with many California municipalities, which have cracked down on prescription pot because of continued federal flak. Now, however, comes word that ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 19, 2012

    For the Love of God, It's Not 'Downtown' Abbey!

    Have you seen the extremely popular British period drama called "Downton Abbey"? It's all the rage right now. It won a Golden Globe! People are talking about it, watching it, DVR-ing it, weeping with joy and raising their glasses to it as we speak. And people and news organizations, which are bigger ... More >>

  • News

    December 6, 2005

    Tookie's Long Goodbye

    Timeline of an execution, quote by quote

  • News

    November 30, 2004

    Breaking Silence

    A military court, an alleged rape victim, and the question of reporters' rights