Graphics by Baktaash Sorkhabi
Let’s have a frank discussion about North Long Beach—and it begins with the fact that there’s no discussion about North Long Beach.
Whether that is a ...On May 1, 2017 / By Brian Addison
Photos by Brian Addison.
Passing along westbound on 7th Street at Martin Luther King (MLK), resident Tony Martinez stops and stares in wonder toward the south.
“It’s finally open—gorgeous, isn’t ...On April 20, 2017 / By Brian Addison
There’s more to the word and law behind “jaywalking” than meets the eye or common assumption.
In fact, lurking behind this common word and often-cited form of lawbreaking sits ...On April 14, 2017 / By Brian Addison
Photos by Baktaash Sorkhabi. Scroll through the gallery above for all images.
It’s not just California’s captivating desert fields that are blooming thanks to the region’s much-needed douse of ...On March 29, 2017 / By Brian Addison
Long Beach Needs This is a series that addresses two things: Long Beach’s infamous “Manhattanitis,” where our people tend to stick to all-things-Long-Beach while rarely stepping outside and ...On March 16, 2017 / By Brian Addison
Photos by Brian Addison.
For a look into pictures from previous Grand Prix-views, click here.
Make no mistake: the first ciclovía Long Beach ever had wasn’t through a Beach ...On March 15, 2017 / By Brian Addison
Photo above courtesy of Juxtapoz. Rendering below courtesy of the DLBA.
First came the rainbows. Then came the piano keys. Now, more creative crosswalks will invade the streets of ...On March 3, 2017 / By Brian Addison
Renderings courtesy of Prach Ly.
It will be the one of the few memorials in the entire nation that recognizes one of human history’s most devastating massacres and it ...On May 11, 2016 / By Brian Addison
DTLB hit a new milestone: it has a Walk Score of 92 and, in turn, has made Long Beach the most walkable city in Southern California ...On April 27, 2016 / By Brian Addison
When we wrote about the Terminal Island (TI) Freeway removal project a year ago, we thought it was pretty straight forward—but somehow, even the Press-Telegram doesn’t understand the ...On November 24, 2015 / By Longbeachize Staff
Thanks to a $340K grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS), the Long Beach Police Department (LBPD) will create a year-long program dedicated to special ...On October 15, 2015 / By Longbeachize Staff
As the first half-year comes to a close, Long Beach is experiencing a tragic realization: the number of pedestrian killed by vehicles has already surpassed the total number ...On July 30, 2015 / By Brian Addison
Since 2007, Brian Ulaszweski has received picture after picture of vehicle accidents. And not just any vehicle accidents but ones that occurred in a very specific place: the ...On February 4, 2015 / By Brian Addison