The Signal Tribune newspaper

Kristen Farrah Naeem
Kristen Naeem is a Pakistani Guatemalan- American who was born in Los Angeles and raised in Long Beach. She currently resides in the Bixby Knolls neighborhood of Long Beach and is completing her senior year at Cal State Long Beach. Kristen enjoys science fiction, her pets and spicy food.

Kristen Farrah Naeem, Staff Writer

Dec 28, 2020
Local beaches to remain closed as City awaits contamination test results after sewage spill (Story)
Dec 17, 2020
Long Beach’s first search canine celebrates retirement after 11 years of service (Story/Media)
Dec 17, 2020
Northside community group seeks supplies for unhoused neighbors in North Long Beach (Story)
Dec 10, 2020
Compassion Project hosts pop up fundraiser because ‘Yoga is for everybody’ (Story)
Dec 03, 2020
Small business owners of Auranary Love Co. distribute essentials to unhoused neighbors (Story)
Nov 24, 2020
Dancing on broken glass (Story/Media)
Nov 18, 2020
Roommates open Foliage LB in Downtown Long Beach (Story/Media)
Nov 12, 2020
Shlap Muan founder opens new location in parent’s North LB restaurant (Story)
Nov 09, 2020
Los activistas advierten a la comunidad que a pesar de la victoria de Biden, todavía hay problemas a nivel local (Story)
Nov 08, 2020
Activists warn community that despite Biden win, there are still ongoing issues locally (Story)
Nov 05, 2020
Long Beach veterans living in poverty at higher rate than county and state average (Story)
Oct 29, 2020
Voters to decide if app based drivers are employees on November 3rd (Story)
Oct 22, 2020
Anakbayan Long Beach lobbies CSULB ASI to endorse Philippine Human Rights Act (Story)
Oct 15, 2020
Ceviche Rumble Fest transformed into live show taping after downtown Long Beach cancellation (Story)
Oct 07, 2020
“We Are All Related” exhibit brings Native American art back to Signal Hill (Story)
Oct 01, 2020
GoFundMe for Rot Mythong raises $5,501 after his release from ICE detention (Story)
Sep 21, 2020
Bel Canto Books in Long Beach has stories for everyone (Story)
Sep 18, 2020
Long Beach City Council pauses cannabis tax increase, extends dispensary hours (Story)
Sep 15, 2020
Growing community: Plantiitas in Long Beach sells plants to teach self care (Story)
Sep 07, 2020
Double grand opening for newest additions to Uptown Commons in North Long Beach (Story)
Sep 04, 2020
Police reform bill cosponsored by Black Lives Matter CA fails to pass State Assembly (Story)
Sep 02, 2020
Cesar Rodriguez’s family marches to Wardlow station, site of in-custody death three years ago (Story)
Sep 01, 2020
Long Beach small business owners participate in outdoor market place (Story)
Aug 25, 2020
Long Beach tenants protest with a caravan for renters’ rights (Story)
Aug 18, 2020
Compassionate Cannabis Program provides free medical marijuana to low income Long Beach residents (Story)
Aug 11, 2020
Grupos de activistas locales exigen servicios de traducción para todas las reuniones del Consejo Municipal de la ciudad de Long Beach (Story)
Aug 10, 2020
Teachers, parents and students protest LBUSD board meeting over lack of flexibility in upcoming semester (Story)
Aug 05, 2020
LA County Board of Supervisors agree to support California’s lawsuit to defend Dreamers against federal government (Story)
Aug 04, 2020
Local activist groups demand translation services for all Long Beach City Council meetings (Story)
Jul 30, 2020
Long Beach Islamic Center to host socially distanced Eid prayers (Story)
Jul 23, 2020
New Long Beach based hot sauce company ‘Chile Herrera’ creates versatile condiments for every meal (Story)
Jul 15, 2020
Comic book signing in downtown Long Beach for “Out of Order Series,” on mental illness (Story)
Jul 07, 2020
Community hosts Peace March from DTLB to North Side LB in response to shootings and racial tension (Story)
Jul 03, 2020
“I’m alive by a miracle”: Street vendor community marches in solidarity with elotero Bililfo Fernandez (Media)
Jul 02, 2020
Updated: Local street vendor assaulted and robbed at gunpoint, LBPD seeks help finding suspects (Story)
Jun 30, 2020
Elotero local de Long Beach asaltado violentamente y robado a punta de pistola, LBPD busca ayuda para encontrar sospechosos (Story)
Jun 29, 2020
Rally and march for Black LGBTQ lives, remembers Stonewall anniversary, denounces police brutality (Story)
Jun 25, 2020
Protesters attacked outside home of 3rd District Councilmember Suzie Price during a renters’ rights protest (Story)
Jun 18, 2020
Current and former LBUSD students protest racism within school district (Story)
Jun 17, 2020
Funeral procession from LB to LA protested against police brutality and honored the lives of George Floyd, Long Beach’s Fredrick Taft and others lost to racist violence (Story)
Jun 15, 2020
Padre en Long Beach liberado del centro de detención de ICE después de que la comunidad recaudara $ 23,000 para rescatarlo (Story)
Jun 15, 2020
Long Beach dad bailed out of ICE detention center after community raises $23,000 (Story)
Jun 11, 2020
Long Beach protesters continue to march for George Floyd against police brutality and systematic racism (Story)
Jun 03, 2020
With inequalities faced by pregnant black women in white-dominated hospital settings, Long Beach based Birth Workers of Color Collective provide support and advocacy for POC (Story)
Jun 01, 2020
Peaceful protest against police brutality interfered with by multiple police forces and ill-intended looters (Story)
May 26, 2020
Long Beach hospitals begin experimental convalescent plasma therapy for COVID-19 (Story)
May 21, 2020
California’s DRAI program provides $500 in assistance to undocumented immigrants (Story)
May 20, 2020
Sanctuary LB Coalition cosponsors proposed VISION Act that would aid incarcerated immigrants (Story)
May 19, 2020
California Department of Food and Agriculture places insect traps in Long Beach yards (Story/Media)
May 14, 2020
WomenShelter of Long Beach distributes Mother’s Day gifts to survivors, as domestic violence rises during pandemic (Story)
May 07, 2020
California Attorney General asks that more gay men be allowed to donate blood in response to nationwide shortage (Story)
May 07, 2020
Long Beach resident Rot Mythong being held by ICE at Adelanto Detention Center (Story)
May 07, 2020
Free online tutoring for K-12 students provided by Bayanihan Carson & Long Beach: Filipino Community Support Network (Story)
May 05, 2020
Car caravan drives through Long Beach on May Day, demands rent forgiveness and freedom for immigrants (Story)
Apr 30, 2020
California State Senator Kamala Harris writes letter addressing police profiling of minorities in face masks (Story)
Apr 30, 2020
As LA County expands vote by mail due to pandemic, NAACP and CAP warn against eliminating polling places (Story)
Apr 24, 2020
Face masks donated by beauty supply store to NAACP for distribution to Long Beach minorities and seniors (Story)
Apr 23, 2020
Long Beach activists join struggle to free immigrants during pandemic (Story)
Apr 20, 2020
Black, Asian and Pacific Islander people of Long Beach disproportionately catching coronavirus (Story)
Apr 15, 2020
Long Beach artists design coloring book pages honoring essential workers (Story)
Apr 13, 2020
Red Eye Media in Bixby Knolls selling masks, buying meals for health care workers with mask’s revenue (Story)
Apr 10, 2020
National Guard arrives in Long Beach, begins training at Silverado Park shelter (Story)
Apr 09, 2020
California Department of Social Services funds DACA renewals for low-income applicants (Story)
Apr 08, 2020
Bixby Knolls art studio Averyboo Arts invites community to decorate rocks for their front lawns (Story)
Apr 03, 2020
Free grocery program for low-income families and seniors in Signal Hill (Story)
Apr 03, 2020
Long Beach donates to undocumented immigrants laid off by coronavirus (Story)
Apr 01, 2020
Need a drink? These places deliver hard liquor, beer in Signal Hill and Long Beach (Story)
Mar 30, 2020
Concerns over Long Beach hospital capacity rise with coronavirus cases (Story)
Mar 26, 2020
578 lose their job as stores on CSULB campus close (Story)
Mar 26, 2020
¿Más seguro en casa? WomenShelter de Long Beach tiene viviendas para quienes no están (Story)
Mar 26, 2020
Safer at Home? WomenShelter of Long Beach has housing for those who aren’t (Story)
Mar 20, 2020
All of Long Beach quarantined (Story)
Mar 18, 2020
Every museum in Long Beach now closed, Rancho gardens to remain open (Story)
Mar 18, 2020
Signal Hill Costco optometry office among those closed by recommendations of The California Optometric Association (Story)
Mar 17, 2020
CSULB students encouraged to move out of dorms, graduation ceremony postponed to prevent spread of coronavirus (Story)
Mar 17, 2020
No más reuniones de más de 50 personas debido a los temores de coronavirus (Story)
Mar 17, 2020
No more indoor gatherings over 50 people due to coronavirus fears (Story)
Mar 16, 2020
Long Beach restaurant giving free meals to kids during LBUSD campus closures (Story)
Mar 13, 2020
Life of Pie: Long Beach business bakes pies from scratch, offers Pi Day Deals (Story)
Mar 13, 2020
Long Beach Water suspends water shut offs to help residents keep hands washed (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
Couple behind Filipino cookbook bring family recipes to Long Beach (Story)
Mar 05, 2020
Signal Hill chef shares tastes of his native Italy, hosts cooking classes (Story)
Mar 03, 2020
Some Long Beach residents reportedly experiencing lengthy voting lines (Media)
Mar 03, 2020
Through the decades: 60 years of artwork by William Lane at Greenly Art Space in Signal Hill (Story)
Mar 02, 2020
‘Underground’ radio station opens studio beneath Shannon’s on Pine (Story)
Feb 26, 2020
19 Inspired LBC artists create murals about climate change (Story)
Serving Bixby Knolls, California Heights, Los Cerritos, Wrigley and Signal Hill
Kristen Farrah Naeem