|Bridge Project's Oil Roots Run Deep|
Giant bridges are always engineering marvels. The new Gerald Desmond Bridge will also be a wonder, with towers rising more than 500 feet into the air and a roadway standing 205 feet over the water. Building the new bridge begins with a unique engineering challenge – not up high but down deep in the earth.
|Demolition Work Ends Early; Ocean Blvd. Reopens|
Ocean Boulevard — a major highway serving the Long Beach-San Pedro area — re-opened at 12:11 a.m. today (Sunday), more than 28 hours ahead of schedule.