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July 2006: Further From Aquarium Re Sea Lion Deaths

July 2006: Aquarium Says Heat Exhaustion May Have Had Role In Deaths Of Two Of Its Sea Lions

July 2006: Text of Aquarium Release On Death Of Three Of Its Sea Lions

Oct. 2005: Long Beach Aquarium: "Long Beach" Quietly Deleted From Aquarium of the Pacific's Name

Sept. 2005: Editorial: Feeding Taxpayers To The Aquarium

Sept. 2005: In Depth: Hear What Council Was Told, And Said, In 1995 About Aquarium Paying Its Bond Debt Without Taxpayer Bailout

Sept. 2005: Council Votes 9-0 For Aquarium Rent Freeze, 29-Yr Lease Extension And Bondholder Payments Of Roughly $5+ Million Per Year In Public Money...While Aquarium Mgmt. Pursues Privately Funded Expansion Plan

Sept. 2005: Drummond re Aquarium's Public Costs: "Very Disappointed In Use Of Consultants Without Accountability," Says '95 Financial Feasibility Report Merits Inquiry

Sept. 2005: Aquarium Wants Council Rent Freeze, 29-Yr Lease Extension; Could Consume $5+ Million In LB Public Money Starting in FY07 & Beyond ($4+ Million In FY06)...While Aquarium Mgmt. Pursues Expansion Plan

Aug. 2005: Splendid Photos of Blue Whales Off Coast, Courtesy Aquarium Of The Pacific...Which Launches New Permanent Program On Whales

Nov. 2004: D.A. Charges Four Teenage Boys w/ Animal Killings @ LB Aquarium

Nov. 2004: Aquarium Pres/CEO Schubel Announces Plan w/ LBUSD Following Aquarium Break-In, Animal Deaths/Injuries In Which Juveniles Were Arrested

Nov. 2004: Juveniles Arrested In Connection w/ Aquarium Break-In & Animal Deaths/Injuries; We Post Statement by Aquarium of the Pacific

May 2003: Giant Sucking Sound: City Mgt. Memo Says Aquarium Draining Downtown Hotel Room Transient Occupancy Tax, Projects Special Advertising & Promotion Fund Will Be Upside Down In FY '04

April 2003: LB Aquarium Taps $1.8 Million From LB Hotel Room (TOT) Tax To Make May 2003 Payment To Bondholders

May, 2002: KCET (Channel 28) "Life & Times" News Pgm. Scheduled To Include Segment Tonight (May 9) On LB Aquarium's Financial Problems

Nov. 2000: LB Aquarium to Refinance Bonds; Will Adopt New Business Plan

Oct. 2000: Governor Vetoes Lowenthal Bill That Would Have Let Certain CA Aquariums Seek State Educational Grants

Oct. 2000: LB Aquarium Financial Report (in .pdf form)

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