Photos by Brian Addison
Long Beach is often described as a small-big town: with half of a million people living here, it can feel massive but its charm, combined ...On July 1, 2017 / By Brian Addison
Photo by Brian Addison.
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
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
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
Self-described history nerd and preservationist Katie Rispoli was sitting in her office when then-boss and adaptive reuse puppeteer Jan Van Dijs came in and posed a very dire question:
“Hey, ...On October 30, 2014 / By Brian Addison
The pride we take in our national parks just took on a wider color palette as the Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and National Park Service Director ...On June 18, 2014 / By Brian Addison
Thanks to a $924K grant, the City of Long Beach will be able to improve the wetland areas at Willow Springs Park while also increasing accessibility ...On June 12, 2014 / By Brian Addison
Out of the 60 most populated cities in the nation, Long Beach currently sits at 24 amongst the most park friendly cities as measured by The Trust for Public ...On May 30, 2014 / By Brian Addison