Spring 2012 Candidate Surveys: Long Beach City College Trustees

Both candidates are seeking election to the Long Beach City College Board of Trustees. Long Beach City College

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Click a name below to view responses from candidates running for Long Beach City College Board of Trustees. 

Long Beach Candidate Forum, March 21

Long Beach Candidate Forum, March 21

Fri, 03/09/2012 (All day)
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Long BeachThe Arts Council for Long Beach, in partnership with Arts for LA, will hold a Candidate Forum on Wednesday, March 21, 2012, from 6:00pm-9:00pm.  The event will be held at the Museum of Latin American Art (MOLAA) located at 628 Alamitos Avenue in Long Beach, California.  Candidates for the Long Beach Unified School District School Board, Long Beach City College Board of Trustees and Long Beach City Council have been invited to

Long Beach Unified's Budget & the Arts

Long Beach Unified's Budget & the Arts

Wed, 03/07/2012 (All day)
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LBUSD logoAnother year of decline in state funds to school districts, the uncertainty of future revenue and a state law that prohibits school fees has given Long Beach Unified School District’s (LBUSD) elementary arts programs an uncertain future.

Spring 2012 Candidate Surveys in Long Beach, Culver City

Spring 2012 Candidate Surveys in Long Beach, Culver City

Thu, 03/01/2012 (All day)
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VoteArts for LA is surveying candidates for Long Beach City Council, Culver City City Council and Long Beach Unified School District prior to the April 10th, 2012 local elections.  All candidates have been contacted and encouraged to complete a brief survey.  Results will be posted at ArtsforLA.org/spring-2012-candidate-surveys as they are submitted.  Candidate

Spring 2012 Candidate Surveys: Long Beach USD

Both candidates are seeking election to Long Beach Unified School District Board District 2. Long Beach Unified School District

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Spring 2012 Candidate Surveys: Long Beach City Council

Long Beach City SealRunning in Long Beach City Council District 2: Janet Ballantyne, Mike Kamer and Suja Lowenthal
Running in Long Beach City Council District 4: Patrick O'Donnell (write-in), Daryl Supernaw and John Watkins
Running in Long Beach City Council District 8: Al Austin II, Lillian Kawasaki and Gustavo Rivera

Dissolved CRAs' Effect on the Arts

Dissolved CRAs' Effect on the Arts

Fri, 02/10/2012 - 12:00pm

Clock Tower Chimes400 Community redevelopment agencies (C.R.A.s) across California closed their doors on February 1st and 73 were located within the county of Los Angeles

Update on Arts Education Teams: Community Discussions & Workshops

Update on Arts Education Teams: Community Discussions & Workshops

Mon, 01/30/2012 (All day)

As the Advocacy Manager of Arts for LA, I am tasked with reaching out to grassroots stakeholders, connecting with local leadership, establishing networks of arts advocates and creating a plan of action to increase support for and access to the arts. This year, we are taking the team initiative to seven additional communities.  Here is an update on that process.

Long Beach will Elect New City Council and School District Board Members on April 10th

Long Beach will Elect New City Council and School District Board Members on April 10th

Fri, 01/27/2012 - 12:49am
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Long Beach Light House by Randy Bayne, Creative Commons licensed for fairuse on FlickrApril 10, 2012 will be an important election day for Long Beach as several city council and school district positions will be in the hands of resident voters.  In 2010, only 34,976 of Long Beach’s 238,294 residents made their voices heard.  This translates to only a 14.7% voter

First District & Go Long Beach Awards, 10/25

First District & Go Long Beach Awards, 10/25

Wed, 10/19/2011 (All day)
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Go Long Beach AwardsThe Second Annual State of the First District and "Go Long Beach Awards" will take place this Tuesday, October 25.  The State of the First District is an opportunity to learn about all the progress made in Downtown neighborhoods and surrounding communities.