Mariah Smith

Mariah Smith Mariah is a student at Long Beach City College. She is a European futbol superfan and FC Barcelona is her favorite team to watch. Mariah is a self-proclaimed thrill seeker who enjoys theme parks and being at the center of the dance floor at Long Beach clubs. She plays classical and electric guitar and produces music beats on her computer.

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Nurses Want Industry Reforms to Enhance Life-Saving Treatment

May. 25, 2017 / By and
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Understaffed, these dialysis nurses say they are pressured to rush through life-saving treatments and work excessive hours.

Here’s What’s at Stake for LGBT Youth if Obamacare is Scrapped

May. 3, 2017 / By and
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Facing stigma, homelessness, and living off "survival crimes" such as sex work, many LGBT youth may lose critical services if Obamacare is repealed.

Happy New Year 1397! — Long Beach Celebrates Persian-Iranian ‘NoRooz’

Mar. 29, 2017 / By
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Mark your calendar for the year 1397! NoRooz is the New Year for the Persian and Iranian communities worldwide.

Immigration Destination: The Road to Sanctuary City

Mar. 13, 2017 / By
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Our first mini-documentary follows a group of Long Beach immigrant youth and their journey to make their city, along with all of California, a sanctuary zone that keeps their families together.

Hillary Clinton Rallies at Long Beach City College: Highlights

Jun. 9, 2016 / By and
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Just before California's presidential primary, presidential candidate Hillary Clinton held a rally at Long Beach City College. Here are a few highlights.

Residents Remember Noel Aguilar, Killed by Sheriff’s Deputy Two Years Ago

May. 27, 2016 / By
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About 40 people gathered in North Long Beach yesterday to commemorate the 2 year anniversary of 23-year-old Noel Enrique Aguilar's fatal death by gunfire from a Los Angeles sheriff's deputy.

Long Beach Millennials on Why They Vote — And Why They Don’t

Apr. 7, 2016 / By
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With a local election Tuesday and a heated presidential race this year, will Long Beach youth turn up and turn out?

El Niño Hits Long Beach Homeless Community

Feb. 2, 2016 / By and
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As the storm makes it way through SoCal, it's the people who sleep outside who are suffering the most. We spoke directly to local homeless folks to hear how they were faring.

Long Beach Fashion Show Celebrates Black Diversity

Dec. 21, 2015 / By
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The S.H.A.D.E.S. Fashion Affair at Long Beach City College held an evening of interactive education of black culture and fashion from from all over the world.

Residents Speak Up Against Long Beach Police Tactics

Jun. 16, 2015 / By

Long Beach Police Chief Robert Luna addressed the families of those who were killed by police at a town hall meeting on June 11.

Celebrating Bike Culture in Long Beach

Jun. 12, 2015 / By
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Cycling enthusiasts from all over the city got to participate in Bike Fest 2015, a daty of music, education and more.

How Local Queers Are Making Space For Themselves In Hip-Hop

May. 26, 2015 / By
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CSULB showcased Queer Hip-Hop Uncensored-- an introduction to California-based queer emcees-- just in time for Long Beach Pride.