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  1. U.S. Trade Rep backs Trans-Pacific Partnership in Long BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 24 | San Bernardino County Sun

    U.S. Trade Representative Ambassador Michael Froman speaking at a press conference during a visit to the Port of Long Beach to discuss global trade and the Trans-Pacific Partnership . The TPP is a trade treaty among the United States and 11 other Pacific Rim nations.Long Beach November 24, 2015.


  2. Cal State University faculty union files labor complaint against systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 21 | San Bernardino County Sun

    The union representing California State University professors has filed an unfair labor practice complaint against the 23-campus system, saying management has violated the law and failed to bargain in good faith over salary. The California Faculty Association filed the complaint Thursday with California's Public Employment Relations Board, citing the Higher Education Employer-Employee Relations Act , and saying the law requires CSU management and CFA to reach a salary agreement before the university forwards a budget to the governor and Legislature.


  3. CSU revokes Bill Cosbya s honorary degree from Cal Poly PomonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | San Bernardino County Sun

    Embattled actor Bill Cosby had an honorary degree stripped from his resume this week when Cal State University, for the first time in 52 years of bestowing the recognition, took back the degree. The CSU Board of Trustees voted Nov. 18 on behalf of Cal Poly Pomona to revoke an honorary Doctor of Letters degree the university gave to the actor and comedian in 1992.


  4. CSU faculty to march for 5 percent raise at Board of Trustees meeting in Long BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | San Bernardino County Sun

    More than 1,000 California State University faculty members are expected to march and rally today at a CSU Board of Trustees meeting, continuing their push for a 5 percent salary increase. Members of the California Faculty Association have already voted to authorize a strike if the union is unable to reach a contract agreement with the Long Beach-based CSU.


  5. Where to dine out on ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 16 | San Bernardino County Sun

    Among the fans of turkey was the French foodie and chef Jean-Anthelme Brillat-Savarin, who wrote in his “The Physiology of Taste” that “When the vine-grower or ploughman wants a treat on some long winter evening, what do we see roasting over a bright fire in the kitchen where the table is laid? A turkey ...” By contrast, Daily Mirror columnist William Connor was not a fan at all, writing, “The turkey has practically no taste except a dry fibrous flavor reminiscent of warmed-up plaster of Paris and horsehair. The texture is like wet sawdust and the whole vast feathered swindle has the piquancy of a boiled mattress.” Myself, I feel that the whole Thanksgiving meal is a bit of an oddity.


  6. Vigil for Nohemi Gonzalez, student killed in Paris attacks, to be held at CSULBRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 15 | San Bernardino County Sun

    LONG BEACH >> A vigil to mourn and remember the 23-year-old Cal State Long Beach industrial design student killed in the Paris terror attacks will be held at the campus today, university officials said. Nohemi Gonzalez of El Monte, a senior majoring in industrial design, was one of 129 people killed Friday in a series of coordinated terrorist attacks at sporting and entertainment venues in Paris, according to Michael Uhlenkamp, CSULB's executive director of news.


  7. CSULB student from El Monte killed in Paris attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 14 | San Bernardino County Sun

    Cal State Long Beach student Nohemi Gonzalez, 23, from El Monte, was among those killed in the attacks in and around Paris Friday, university officials announced Saturday. A Cal State Long Beach student killed in the attacks in and around Paris on Friday was a “shining star” in the Department of Design at the university officials said Saturday.


  8. CSU considers tuition increases, year-round schools to find financial footingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 8 | San Bernardino County Sun

    Rising tuition, relentless fundraising and year-round school could be the new normal for Cal State University, as the 23-campus system looks to build a bulwark against a volatile state economy that leaves campus administrators scrambling each year to fund programs and enroll more students. The Task Force on a Sustainable Financial Model for the CSU has released a draft report to system trustees, offering recommendations ranging from yearly tuition hikes to year-round schools in an effort to wean the 460,000-student university from its dependency on Sacramento.


  9. Military test firing lights up night sky over Southern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 7 | San Bernardino County Sun

    A strange burning object shoots across the southwestern skies of Long Beach, CA on Saturday, November 7, 2015. The object is probably the result of military exercises rather than a meteor.


  10. CSU plan a massivea rally and march in Long BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 7 | San Bernardino County Sun

    On the heels of an overwhelming vote in favor of going on strike over salary increases, the union representing faculty in the Cal State University system is planning a “massive” march and rally Nov. 17 at the CSU Board of Trustees meeting in Long Beach. The faculty of the 23-campus CSU system have made it very clear that they “don't want to strike, but they will if they have to,” according to a statement from the California Faculty Association.


  11. CSU faculty vote overwhelmingly to authorize strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 4 | San Bernardino County Sun

    Faculty members in the 23-campus Cal State University system have voted overwhelmingly to authorize a strike, with a walkout planned in the next few months should last-minute efforts to reach a salary agreement with administration fall short. Leaders of the California Faculty Association, which represents more than 25,000 tenured and tenure-track faculty, lecturers, librarians, counselors and coaches, announced Wednesday that members would rather strike than give up on a 5 percent raise they've been demanding for months .


  12. The best place for Halloween costumes? For some, ita s thrift storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2015 | San Bernardino County Sun

    More than 157 million Americans plan to celebrate Halloween this year, and total spending is expected to reach $6.9 billion. But not everyone is flocking to Wal-Mart , Target and other big-box retailers.


  13. CSU faculty seek 5 percent raise, will begin strike voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | San Bernardino County Sun

    Faculty at the 23-campus, Long Beach-based California State University system will begin voting Monday on whether to authorize a strike over a continuing labor dispute focused on salaries. If the 25,000 members of the California Faculty Association authorize a strike, it does not automatically mean they will walk off the job. 1 comment

  14. Successful Aging: Lessons from 14 years of this columnRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2015 | San Bernardino County Sun

    This month marks the completion of 14 years of “Successful Aging.” That means it's time to ask, “What have I learned from our readers?” To my surprise and delight, the number of emails and letters has increased dramatically. This past year I invited readers to share their views on specific columns: The column about Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel's article in Atlantic magazine on living to 75; the column on happiness at our life stage; and the column asking readers their preference between “successful” and “optimal aging.” Because of the increased volume of emails and letters, I will devote two columns to the subject - and yes, I answer every email and letter.


  15. Chaffey High Memorial Library offers a trip back in timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2015 | San Bernardino County Sun

    The Chaffey High School Museum contains cheerleader uniforms, letterman jackets, trophies and much more from the school's long history. Tucked away in a back room at the expansive Chaffey High School Memorial Library is a treasure trove of memories waiting to be embraced and shared - again.


  16. Rendezvous Back to Route 66 in San BernardinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | San Bernardino County Sun

    The third annual “Where it All Began - Rendezvous Back to Route 66” revs up the memories - the good old days of cruising in classic cars and nostalgia for the Mother Road. So polish up that chrome until it gleams, the candy-apple red paint until it dazzles - happy days are here again.


  17. Could lake water from Alaska be shipped to L.A., Long Beach ports?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2015 | San Bernardino County Sun

    An Alaska company, Alaska Bulk Water, is looking to ship water from Blue Lake in Sitka to California as a way to help the state's ongoing drought. U.S. Rep. Janice Hahn, D-San Pedro, met with Port of Los Angeles Executive Director Gene Seroka on Monday to discuss the possibility of shipping water by tanker.


  18. Staffers getting huge pay cuts at troubled KPFKRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2015 | San Bernardino County Sun

    All is not well with Pacifica public station KPFK . According to sources, employees were told in August that salaries would be cut in half for four months.


  19. Some like it hot: 85 at LAX, 92 in Long Beach, 101 in Pasadena and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | San Bernardino County Sun

    An early autumn heat wave will bring above-normal temperatures to the Southland today and through the weekend, prompting fresh calls for residents to take precautions to avoid heat-related illnesses. Forecasters said a high-pressure system is pushing up temperatures, and the event's hottest weather is expected today and Saturday.


  20. CSU faculty threaten strike voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | San Bernardino County Sun

    The California Faculty Association, which represents thousands of professors in the 23-campus California State University system, announced Thursday it will hold a vote next month on whether to strike, as contract negotiations between the union and management have stalled . CFA and the Long Beach-based Chancellor's Office are in mediation over salary for 2015-2016, with management offering a 2 percent salary increase and CFA demanding a 5 percent general salary increase for all faculty and a 2.65 percent step increase for eligible professors.


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