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    El Niño Hits Long Beach Homeless Community

    Feb 02, 2016

    Rudy Cardoso-Peraza and Mariah Smith

    Frequent and powerful storms fueled by El Niño are expected to continue to hit Southern California this winter season. Long Beach's homeless community will feel the brunt of the wet weather. VoiceWaves interviewed several individuals who shared their experiences with life on the streets this winter.
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    Screen Shot 2016-02-04 at 1.41.45 PM

    El Niño Hits Long Beach Homeless Community

    Feb 02, 2016

    Rudy Cardoso-Peraza and Mariah Smith

    Frequent and powerful storms fueled by El Niño are expected to continue to hit Southern California this winter season. Long Beach's homeless community will feel the brunt of the wet weather. VoiceWaves interviewed several individuals who shared their experiences with life on the streets this winter.
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    Long Beach Votes to Raise the Minimum Wage

    Jan 22, 2016

    Michael Lozano

    Hundreds of workers and youth organizers faced off with small business owners at City Council Tuesday to raise the minimum wage. Both sides made their last efforts to sway the vote in their favor. See how the council voted and what low-income workers said was at stake for their livelihood and for the city.
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    Long Beach Votes to Raise the Minimum Wage

    Jan 22, 2016

    Michael Lozano

    Hundreds of workers and youth organizers faced off with small business owners at City Council Tuesday to raise the minimum wage. Both sides made their last efforts to sway the vote in their favor. See how the council voted and what low-income workers said was at stake for their livelihood and for the city.
    Continue to Long Beach VoiceWaves