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NAJEE’S NOTES: Michelle Obama Library sounds good in Long Beach

Long Beach City Councilman Rex Richardson’s proposal to name a new northside library branch in honor of first lady Michelle Obama gained momentum Tuesday when the City Council unanimously endorsed his plan. The council’s vote is not a final decision. The move assigns staffers in the city’s library and parks departments to conduct a public Read More…

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NAJEE’S NOTES: D.A. Jackie Lacey must resign

The announcement last week by Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey that she has declined to file criminal charges against former California Highway Patrol Officer Daniel Andrew has created a firestorm of outrage throughout the city. Andrew savagely beat Marlene Pinnock, a mentally ill grandmother, on the side of the Santa Monica Freeway on Read More…