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20 years pass since Long Beach Unified’s historic school uniform policy

20 years pass since Long Beach Unified’s historic school uniform policy

Gene Kinsey still remembers the evening his son announced that Long Beach students would have to wear uniforms to school. It was early 1994, and his son wasn’t happy about the prospect of ditching his street clothes to attend class. ... 14 hrs ago

‘Historic’ bills would toughen oversight of state’s nursing homes

Ten bills that tighten state oversight of assisted living homes — the most sweeping package of reforms since regulations were first enacted in 1985 — are headed to Gov. Jerry Brown for his signature. One bill increases civil penalt...

By Deborah Schoch CHCF Center for Health Reporting |

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