Tuesday, September 15, 2009

Long Beach Latest

The LAT's Mike Boehm has the latest on the Long Beach Museum of Art bond saga. The museum's facing a $400,000 cut in city funding for failing to pay off a $3 million bond the city says it promised to pay. "Whether the museum can sustain a $400,000 cut without having to lay off employees and close a second day a week could depend on whether donors are able to ramp up their gifts to offset the loss, Ronald Nelson, the museum's executive director, said today."