For renderings of PCEP’s proposal (City staff’s recommendation), scroll through gallery above.
This is Part III of a series. For Part I, which explores the two proposals and the ...On December 2, 2014 / By Brian Addison
This is Part II of a series. For Part I, which explores the two proposals and the history of the civic center rebuild, click here. For Part III, ...On November 11, 2014 / By Brian Addison
Above is a nighttime view of the Plenary/Edgemoor Civic Partnership’s proposal. For more renderings, look below.
This is Part I of a series.For Part II, which explores the option ...On October 15, 2014 / By Brian Addison
Bought for $2.1M after closing escrow in June of 2013, the famed 1959 Kenneth Wing-designed building between 1st & Broadway has seen a plethora of activity ...On September 25, 2014 / By Brian Addison
To prepare for the $1.2B overhaul of the Blue Line, Metro will institute a 30-day closure of four major stations in Downtown Long Beach: Downtown Long ...On August 23, 2014 / By Brian Addison
Disclosure: Mr. Addison is and has been a personal friend of Mr. Garcia for nearly a decade.
If there was anything to be said about ...On June 6, 2014 / By Brian Addison
(Note from Damien: I wanted to run this piece last week during our pledge drive, but decided against it because there’s some praise for Robert Garcia, and ...On June 4, 2014 / By Damien Newton
Scroll through the image gallery above to look at more pictures.
Shortly after LA street art boyfriend-girlfriend duo Dabs-Myla covered a wall in the East Village with their cartoonish, ...On June 2, 2014 / By Brian Addison
Staying true to the spirit of Long Beach’s love of its history, the Varden Hotel in downtown Long Beach has re-installed the iconic “Dolly Varden Hotel” neon sign ...On May 22, 2014 / By Brian Addison
There is no question that the Class 1 separated bike/ped lane along the soon-to-be Gerald Desmond Bridge project was a score for bicyclists and new urbanists ...On May 13, 2014 / By Brian Addison
The month of May marks not just National Biking Month, but Long Beach’s annual ...On April 24, 2014 / By Brian Addison