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Governor Brown Appoints Eleven to Los Angeles County Superior Court Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced the appointment of Lori R. Behar, Daniel L. Brenner, Robert B. Broadbelt III, Patrick A. Cathcart, Annabelle G. Cortez, Robert S. Draper, Marc D. Gross, Joseph R. Porras, Tony L. Richardson, Michael J. Shultz and Lynne Hobbs Smith to judgeships in the Los Angeles County Superior Court. Please see page 7

Criminal Charges Filed in Fatal Collision Glendale Nurse and 11 Year-Old Murder Victims On December 25, the Pasadena Police Department and the Federal Bureau of Investigation were conducting joint gang enforcement in the city of Pasadena following a homicide that occurred earlier in the day. At approximately 8:00 p.m., the officers observed a silver Dodge Durango commit a traffic violation in the area of Claremont Street and Marengo Avenue. They attempted to initiate a traffic stop; however, the driver, later identified as Darryl Williams, failed to yield. A vehicle pursuit ensued as Williams attemptPlease see page 3



Dr. Jane Goodall Leads Off Rose Parade and Rose Bowl Game New Year’s Day Goodall is the 124th Tournament of Roses Grand Marshal: Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE, founder of the Jane Goodall Institute and UN Messenger of Peace, will serve as the Grand Marshal of the 2013 Tournament of Roses festivities. On New Year’s Day, in front of a world television audience, Dr. Goodall will ride in the 124th Rose Parade® presented by Honda and themed “Oh, the Places You’ll Go!.” She will then toss the coin before the 99th Rose Bowl Game®presented by VIZIO. Dr. Goodall has been an inspiration to the Pasadena Tournament of Roses as the organization continues to seek ways to make the Rose Parade and Rose Bowl Game more sustainable by finding ways to evolve waste-management practices and inspire that change in those who participate in Tournament of Roses events. “We selected our theme, ‘Oh, the Places You’ll Go!’ with Dr. Goodall in mind as Grand Marshal,” said Tournament of Roses President Sally Bixby. “The theme can be interpreted as a celebration of accomplishment, disPlease see page 4

The Jane Goodall Institute, which Dr. Goodall founded in 1977, works to protect the wild chimpanzees of Gombe National Park in Tanzania and other parts of Africa, but recognizes this cannot be accomplished without a comprehensive approach that addresses the needs of local people who are critical to chimpanzee survival. -Photo by Terry Miller

‘Fiscal Cliff’ Threatens Benefits, Vocational Assistance for Local Workforce BY JIM E. WINBURN The ‘fiscal cliff’ is much more than a despairing catchphrase tossed around by politicos to describe the budget stalemate in Congress. It is an imminent reality facing many of the unemployed in our own area. If the U.S. Congress and the President fail to work out a plan to avert this so-called ‘fiscal cliff’ before the end of the year, the American public will inherit a weighty package of tax hikes and spending cuts. According to the Economic Policy Institute, actual impacts from the metaphorical fiscal cliff will result in employment losses reaching 1.6 million jobs by

the end of 2013 due to the expiration of the payroll tax cut, emergency unemployment insurance, and other measures. The institute said that automatic cuts to federal programs, from education to health care to housing, would result in another 1.3 million jobs lost. And the Congressional Budget Office also weighed in, saying the cost of going over the cliff will cause the nation to fall back into a recession with a 9.1 percent rise in unemployment by the end of 2013. Expressing concern for the Golden State, California Treasurer Bill Lockyer said about 40 percent of the federal sequestration impacts,

referring to the automatic spending cuts, are all on state and local government programs. “There’s also the impact on taxpayers if unemployment insurance is suspended, if payroll taxes aren’t cut or tax rates go up … and the unclear possible result of changes in healthcare funding,” Lockyer said. According to a Dec. 18 statement from the California Employment Development Department, federal extensions of unemployment benefits will come to an abrupt end for an estimated 400,000 Californians in two weeks unPlease see page 5

Governor Brown Grants 79 Pardons On the eve of Christmas, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. announced that he has granted 79 pardons. The individuals granted pardons all completed their sentences and have been released from custody for more than a decade without further criminal activity. Individuals who have been convicted of a crime in California may apply to the Governor for a pardon. A gubernatorial pardon may be granted to people who have demonstrated exemplary behavior following their conviction. A pardon will not be granted unless it has been earned. Obtaining a pardon is a distinct achievement based upon proof of a productive and law-abiding life following conviction. When a pardon is granted, the California Department of Justice and the Federal Bureau of Investigation are notified so that they may update their records on the applicant. The pardon is filed with the Secretary of State and Legislature, and is a public record.

Caltrans Announces Temporary Closures in Burbank Carpool Lane Construction on I-5 Caltrans is contructing a carpool lane on the Golden State Freeway (I-5) between the Ventura Freeway (SR-134) and Magnolia Boulevard in Burbank. As part of the improvements, crews will be removing the concrete barrier and railing on I-5 at Verdugo Ave., Alameda Ave. and Western Ave., for the widening of the freeway. This will allow for the addition of one carpool lane in each direction of I-5. This construction activity will require temporary full street closures of Verdugo Ave., Alameda Ave.

and Western Ave. See map below for closure locations, construction work zones and detours. You may hear construction noise but it will not exceed levels allowed by state and federal regulations. You may also notice additional lighting. Verdugo Avenue: Wednesday night, January 2 and Thursday night, January 3, 2013 12 a.m. to 6 a.m. Alameda Avenue: Sunday night, January 6, through Tuesday night, January 8, 2013 12 a.m. to 6 a.m.

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Dorothy's Place What Can I Say?

By Dorothy Denne Well, 2012 is rapidly coming to an end. Only 5 more days and it will be history. I’m not going to attempt to recap events. The media, whatever form we choose to use, will do plenty of that and probably more accurately than I would. So, I’m looking to the future. The other day I ran across a page I had torn from an old AARP News Bulletin. It was about fixtures of every day life that have vanished, are vanishing and will vanish. Remember when neither rain nor snow would keep the mailman away? Today they are called letter carriers, the mail they carry is called snail mail and they are an endangered species. Remember the rotary phone? As these 20th century icons gather dust, people are dropping their land-line

plans and opting for cell only. Eventually folks will be talking on mini-computers the size of cell phones, and basic telephones will become memories. Before I’ve even learned to use some of them, it is goodbye CDs, DVDs, Blu-Rays, thumb drives, video game discs and their players. Electronic entertainment will be bought and played directly from the internet. Analog clocks and their mini forms, the wrist watch, will become retro novelties as they are replaced by cell phones synched perfectly to satellites. Springing forward and falling back will be automatically done for us. Here’s one for you: toilet-seat bidets will wash and dry at the touch of a button, eliminating toilet paper. A far cry from my childhood days on the farm with outdoor toilets served by Sears Roebuck and Montgomery Ward catalogs. Speaking of saving paper, gone will be glove box road maps. No need for these when map apps offer directions, traffic info, drive-

time estimates and an arrow pointing to the nearest whatever. Along that map line is a somewhat scary thought. Robots or self-driving cars are on the near horizon. Gasoline pumps, too, will become a thing of the past. When your car drives itself to a service station, it will be to plug in for a battery recharge or to fill up with hydrogen. Not so technical or futuristic but, as a former teacher, one of my pet peeves is the disappearance of cursive writing. Some states have already officially dropped handwriting as an educational requirement, with many more currently considering doing the same. One day extra instruction may be required for students who wish to read historical documents in their original drafts. Also on their list of going, going, almost gone are answering machines, tube televisions, phone books, bank deposit slips, printed encyclopedias, film, and incandescent light bulbs. What can I say? I guess just Happy New Year!

800 New Laws Will Go into Effect in 2013 in California California approved a law exempting clergy members opposed to gay marriage from performing samesex marriage ceremonies. California coaches and administrators in K-12 schools, as well as higher education employees who have regular contact with children, will be required to report suspected child sexual abuse. Another law bans the use of dogs when hunting bobcats or bears. Some young undocumented immigrants will be

able to get a driver license. Californians between the ages of 16 and 31 who qualify for President Obama’s work permit program will also be eligible for a license. California voters could potentially register to vote on election day with a provisional ballot, as long as the conditional voter registration is deemed effective. Same-day registration will be permitted once the Secretary of State certifies California’s new statewide voter database, VoteCal.

Two laws ban businesses and schools from demanding that potential employees or students share social media credentials and private content. In the health care sector, another new law mandates that after getting a mammogram, women must be informed if they have dense breast tissue. Effective January 1, 2013 California requires the CO2 detectors be installed in condominiums and apartments.

Monterey Park’s 5th Annual Community Clean-up Day Slated On January 13 help brighten a Monterey Park neighborhood from the ground up. This January, the Monterey Park populace is encouraged to celebrate the New Year with a show of civic pride: Check-in will begin at 7:30 a.m. with work starting at 8 a.m. RSVP by contacting the Recreation and Community Services Department at 626-307-1388 or recreation@ Volunteers are asked to wear work clothes and gloves to pull weeds and trim branches as well as help paint retaining walls, hand rails, picnic tables and playground equipment. Students will have the opportunity to earn service hours. Juice and donuts will be available in the morning and lunch will be served at the end of the event. Monterey Park Community Cleanup Days are open to individual participants 14 years and older, as well as

supervised groups such as scouts or service clubs. Participants under 18 years of age are required to have a waiver signed by a parent or guardian. Forms are available on the cleanup day page of the website or on the day of the event. Because of the overwhelming success and attendance at previous cleanup days at sites such as La Loma Park, Garvey Ranch Park, and the Cascades, volunteer space is limited and RSVPs are required. For more information, please contact the recreation department at 626-307-1388 or visit the Community Cleanup Day page of the city website at Sunday, January 13, 2013 7:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Sunnyslopes Park 1601 Sunnyslope Drive, Monterey Park, CA 91754 at Brightwood Street RSVP 626-307-1388.

Spend New Year’s Eve in the Dog Haus Welcome in the New Year at Dog Haus Biergarten – No Cover Charge and DJ New Year’s Eve in the Dog Haus? Top off 2012 and welcome 2013 at the coolest hot spot in Old Pasadena, Dog Haus Biergarten. Located at 93 East Green Street in Old Pasadena, behind redwhite+bluezz, Dog Haus Biergarten is serving up some New Year’s Eve specials that include $2.00 Jello shots, a complimentary New Year’s champagne toast, a DJ and lots of party favors – all that and the best gourmet hot dogs, burgers and sausages in town! “On any given night, Dog Haus Biergarten is known for being fun,” said Dog Haus partners Hagop Giragossian, Quasim Riaz. André Vener and Robert and Denise Zeilstra. “Add

no cover charge, a DJ, drink specials, party favors and a group of fun-loving people and you are sure to have a rocking New Year’s Eve party. We look forward to toasting the New Year with many of our friends, family and valued customers.” There is 90 minute free parking available at The Schoolhouse Parking structure located at Green and Raymond as well as metered parking. For more information about Dog Haus or Dog Haus Biergarten, visit or call 626-683-0808. Dog Haus can also be found on social networking sites including facebook (Dog Haus), Foursquare (Dog Haus) and twitter (dog_haus).

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Rudy L. Kusuma Recognized as Five Star Professional for 2013 Rudy L. Kusuma, Broker-Associate with RE/ MAX Elite Realty in Alhambra has been named a 2013 Five Star Real Estate Agent. This level of excellence is achieved by fewer than 2 percent of the real estate agents in Greater Los Angeles area. His achievement appeared in a special section in March 2013 issue of the Los Angeles Magazine. Rudy's selection is the result of a rigorous research process that included a regulatory and consumer review, and an evaluation of objective criteria associated with real estate agents who provide quality ser-

vices to their clients. In the end, the recognition is by the largest and most widely published real estate agent award program in North America. As a 2013 Five Star Real Estate Agent, Rudy is receiving an honor that reflects his hard work and dedication. The Five Star program, now entering its eleventh year, is the largest and most widely published award program in North America. Five Star Professional conducts marketspecific research throughout the U.S. and Canada to identify service professionals who provide qual-

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Altadena Detectives Seek Help Regarding Shots Fired at Off Duty Deputy Altadena deputies continued to search for a gunman suspected of firing three rounds at the vehicle of an off-duty deputy in Altadena on Saturday. The shooting occurred near Harriet Street and Lincoln Avenue at about 3:40 a.m. The deputy was traveling in his personal vehicle with his brother in the passenger seat when a vehicle

pulled alongside his and fired several rounds from a handgun. The suspect vehicle — described as a dark-colored Lexus sedan — sped off. Neither the deputy nor his brother were injured. The Altadena Station is seeking the publics help in locating the vehicle involved or the persons responsibile, call 626-798-

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redwhite+bluezz Starts the New Year on a High Note Louis Van Taylor Trio Set to Perform Features Spectacular New Year’s Day Rose Parade Brunch redwhite+bluezz, the city’s premiere destination for cutting edge Americana cuisine, is starting off 2013 with an unforgettable celebration, complete with live jazz, champagne and party favors and ending with a spectacular New Year’s Day brunch. There are two shows on New Year’s Eve featuring the incomparable Louis Van Taylor Trio. The evenings menu, prepared by Chef Lindsey Peeples, includes inspired fresh fare from a Prex Fixe menu or, during the early seatings, some of the most popular selection from the redwhite+bluezz menu. The first seatings begin at 6:00pm with the late night seating beginning at 9:00pm. redwhite+bluezz Celebration Prix Fixe Dinner features such specialty entreés as Lamb Lollipops, Pan Seared Scallops and Filet Mignon, plus the

ed to flee. As Williams approached the intersection of Marengo Avenue and Maple Street, he failed to stop for a red light and drove into the intersection colliding with a minivan making a left turn onto Maple Street. As a result of the collision, Tracey Ong Tan, 26 years, Glendale resident, and an 11 year old child, Daly City resident, died at the scene. Three other occupants from the minivan were transported to a local hospital with serious injuries and identified as Kenric Ng, 49 years, Irene Ng, 52 years, and a 16 year old female, all residing in Daly City, Ca. Four suspects were arrested for murder and are identified as Darryl Williams, Black male-22, Pasadena resident, Brittany Washington, Black female-21, Los Angeles

resident, Demauria Hannah, Black male-22, Pasadena resident, and Jada Mays, Black female-18, Pasadena resident. All suspects sustained moderate injuries from the collision. During the pursuit, one of the occupants discarded a loaded handgun that was later recovered by Pasadena Police officers. On December 28, 2012, the Pasadena Police Department presented the collision investigation to the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office. The District Attorney’s Office filed the following charges; Darrell Lee Williams PC 187(a), Murder PC 186.22, Gang enhancement PC 245(a) 1, Assault with a deadly weapon PC 29800(a) (1) Felon in possession of firearm Brittany Michelle

Washington PC 187 (a) Murder PC 186.22, Gang enhancement PC 245(a) 1, Assault with a deadly weapon. Criminal charges were not filed against Demauria Hannah or Jada Mays. Chief Phillip L. Sanchez said, “I believe the persons responsible for the tragic and untimely death of two innocent victims have been appropriately charged by the District Attorney’s Office. It is my hope that this criminal filing might bring some comfort to the family.” Chief Sanchez also reminds the public “Motorists are mandated by law to yield to law enforcement officers when officers are attempting to affect a traffic stop with the use of emergency equipment.”

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Guillermo Bert: Encoded Textiles Through Feb. 24, 2013 The Pasadena Museum of California Art (PMCA) is proud to present Guillermo Bert: Encoded Textiles, an exhibition that explores the latest generation of bar codes (QR codes), their capacity to hold 200 times more information than traditional bar codes, and the graphic similarities between the bar codes and the textiles of the indigenous peoples of the Americas. The exhibition examines technology, language, cultural heritage, and capitalism seeking to open a dialogue about the effects of globalization on the world’s indigenous population. Bert’s innovative use of an advanced technology is to record the history of a marginalized culture, so that these stories do not fade away. The tapestries from these communities are traditionally filled with symbols and images with meaning, but have not included full stories such as the ones preserved and archived as part of Encoded Textiles. Inspired by the bar code’s universality, Bert translates political, religious, social, and artistic entities into patterns of elongated vertical bands woven into tapestries. The tapestries are created with natural wool and dyes that

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are either made, bought or traded locally, using different sized threads, stitching techniques and distinctive colors. Guillermo Bert was born in Chile in 1959, studied art at the Catholic University of Santiago and then relocated to reside in Los Angeles. For the past two decades his art has been widely exhibited and collected by numerous museums in the United States and South America. Bert was Art Director for the Los Angeles Times for five years and taught mixed media art at Art Center School of Design in Pasadena, California (20002005).

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covery and travel of course, but equally valid is its implicit call to action. We think Dr. Goodall’s life story is a testament to the sense of adventure and openness to possibility that this phrase suggests: As a young woman, she defied convention to follow her dreams, and she has committed herself to a life of global citizenship, inspiring children and adults alike along the way. 2013 will be the 53rd anniversary of her field study of the Gombe chimpanzees. I can think of no one whose life has better exemplified our theme and message than Dr. Jane Goodall. Dr. Goodall is now an international icon, but it is her passion for discovery and how she has used her celebrity for the betterment of the world that has drawn us to her.” At the age of 26, Jane Goodall traveled from England to what is today Tanzania and bravely entered the little-known world of wild chimpanzees. She was equipped with nothing more than a notebook and a pair of binoculars. But with her unyielding patience and characteristic optimism, she won the trust of these initially shy creatures. She managed to open a window into their sometimes strange and often familiar-seeming lives. Her early findings—that chimpanzees make and use tools, eat meat, and engage in war-like activity—profoundly altered our understanding of what it means to be human.

Today, Dr. Goodall’s work revolves around inspiring action on behalf of endangered species, particularly chimpanzees, and encouraging people to do their part to make the world a better place for people, animals and the environment. The Jane Goodall Institute, which Dr. Goodall founded in 1977, works to protect the wild chimpanzees of Gombe National Park in Tanzania and other parts of Africa, but recognizes this cannot be accomplished without a comprehensive approach that addresses the needs of local people who are critical to chimpanzee survival. The Institute’s community-centered conservation program in Africa (TACARE) includes sustainable development projects that engage local people as true partners. The program began around Gombe in 1994, but has since been replicated in other parts of the continent. Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots, which Dr. Goodall started with a group of Tanzania students in 1991, is today the Institute’s global environmental and humanitarian youth program for young people from preschool through university with hundreds of thousands of members in more than 120 countries around the world. Members of Roots & Shoots California groups attended the event and es-

corted Dr. Goodall to the podium. “I am honored to be the Grand Marshal for the 2013 Tournament of Roses,” said Dr. Jane Goodall. “New Year’s day symbolizes the opportunity to work toward new goals, experience new beginnings, and make a difference. My dream for this New Year’s Day is for everyone to think of the places we can all go if we work together to make our world a better place. Every journey starts with a step and I am pleased to see the Tournament of Roses continue to take steps toward not only celebrating beauty and imagination, but also a cleaner environment.” “Each year, the Tournament of Roses invites its Grand Marshal to not only become a part of the Rose Parade and Rose Bowl Game, but also a part of its extended family,” said Bixby. “We are hoping to learn from Dr. Goodall as we continue to look for ways to make our events more sustainable in the area of resource management to promote long-term behavioral change.” Initiatives the Tournament of Roses is developing or continuing in 2012 include: With the assistance of Three Squares International Inc. (TSI), a Los Angelesbased, globally recognized environmental consulting firm, continue to develop greening strategies for the Rose Parade and Rose Bowl

Game and identify organizations to partner with and create sponsored recycling and greening efforts. TSI specializes in developing comprehensive sustainability plans for corporate entities, government agencies and academic institutions. Work in collaboration with Rose Parade participants to continue to pursue alternative power sources that could help to reduce emissions. In collaboration with the City of Pasadena, further enhance recycling efforts and diversion of waste material at Tournament of Roses-sponsored events. Provide Rose Parade band participants with reusable water bottles at the end of the Parade route. Provide event participants and attendees with recycling tips for their visit to Pasadena on New Year’s Day. These projects are just a few measures that the Tournament of Roses plans to put in place. Additional greening strategies can be found on the Tournament of Roses website at For further information about Dr. Jane Goodall and the work of the Jane Goodall Institute, including Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots, please visit www.janegoodall. org andwww.rootsandshoots. org

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Andaz San Diego Hotel By Greg Aragon I love being in the heart of the action. But I can also appreciate a casual evening with wine and wonderful views. I got both and much more, when I recently discovered Andaz San Diego, a fascinating boutique hotel located in the heart of the historic Gaslamp Quarter in downtown San Diego. “The concept behind Andaz was born out of the belief that today’s travelers are in search of hotels that offer warm and friendly service and have a unique design aesthetic,” says Rusty Middleton, general manager of Andaz San Diego. “We are excited to offer them that experience here in San Diego, one of the most appealing destinations in Southern California.” My Andaz getaway began when a friend and I checked into a beautiful 4th-floor suite overlooking the ocean, the San Diego Coronado Bridge, and Petco Park (home to the San

Diego Padres). The modern-designed room offered two queen beds, large flat screen TV, a sleek bathroom with hardwood floor, glossy brick-shaped tile and large glass shower, and a stocked fridge / mini-bar area with top-notch beers and potent potables, and lots of free snacks and beverages, free Internet, and 24-hour room service available. My favorite aspect of the room was the sweeping city views, afforded by three huge windows looking to the water, the Gaslamp District, and East San Diego. The windows were so big they came with gigantic, couch-like window seals. After getting to know the suite, we explored the rest of the historic, 159room hotel. Our first stop was the rooftop pool area, where a wine bar, a nightclub and gorgeous city views attract visitors from all over – especially at night when music plays, while sea breezes surround the open-air environment. While on the roof, we sipped cold beers and relaxed poolside admiring

the San Diego Skyline. From the roof, I changed for a workout in the Andaz fitness center, taking advantage of the treadmill and various state-of-the-art weightlifting machines. I then rested before meeting my friend in the lobby for the daily Andaz wine reception, where guests are treated to complimentary wine. After mingling with other hotel guests and staff members, we strolled across the lobby and entered the hotel’s signature Katsuya San Diego Restaurant. Featuring the dynamic pairing of Master Sushi Chef Katsuya Uechi and design impresario Philippe Starck, Katsuya is truly a feast for the senses. With specialty cocktails, unique rolls and spectacular sushi and sashimi platters, Chef Uechi skillfully translates Japanese flavors to the American palate. Signature dishes include Crispy Rice with Spicy Tuna, Yellowtail Sashimi with Jalapeño and Miso-Marinated Black Cod. Our dinner began with crispy soft shell crab, fried on a succulent bed of sea-

weed, with citrus ponzu; and vegetable tempura, with onions, yams, asparagus, mushrooms and green beans. With this we sipped cold Japanese beer and hot miso soup. For a main course we shared an incredible sushi

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less Congress and the President take action. Cesar Valladares, Employment Programs Manager at the EDD, said his department is already working to provide the public with information on other sources of relief, such as the Department of Social Services, before individuals run out of unemployment insurance. “Those 400,000, if Congress doesn’t act, will be affected,” said Valladares. “And because we’ve been here before, and we did this last year, this is not the first time we’ve seen Congress waiting to act.” According to the department, there are 85,351 people from Los Angeles County who received notices in November that their federal extensions for unemployment benefits will end after the week ending Dec. 29. Those EDD notices also supplied individuals with information on a wide range of alternative forms of assistance from local One-Stop Career Centers, including resume and job search assistance, network-

ing groups, and free training services. However, these vocational and training programs for out-of-work individuals, which are funded by the Workforce Investment Act and offered at local One-Stop Career and WorkSource centers, are also threatened by the approaching measures of austerity. California receives approximately $450 million each year in federal funds under the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to provide vocational services and strategies for adults, laid-off workers, and youth, according to the City of Los Angeles Workforce Investment Board. The purpose of these workforce development activities is to increase participants’ employment, job retention, earnings, and improve their occupational skills. The Small Business Majority, a business advocacy group, conducted a recent poll of small business owners that cited an alarming concern for local workforce training and assistance programs.

From the 500 small business entrepreneurs polled, 66 percent believed there would be cuts to Workforce Investment Act state grants, thereby severely impacting employment and training services for disadvantaged, underemployed and out-of-work individuals. The Foothill Workforce Investment Board in Pasadena anticipates an approximate 8.5 percent reduction in Workforce Investment Act funding as a result of the federal budget sequestration process, according to Phillip L. Dunn, executive director of the Foothill Workforce Investment Board. Dunn said the FWIB offers vocational training through public and private training providers by means of Individual Training Accounts. Through this program, workers are given vouchers to use at their discretion at eligible training providers. Before ITAs, workforce counselors prescribed the type of training a worker would receive

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Mt. Baldy received a large amout of snow last week as a result of the cold front and winter rains. The forecast calls for mild weather in the daytime and cool evenings through the New Year. -Photo by Terry Miller

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through public funds. “If there is a ‘fiscal cliff’ and reduction in funding, FWIB will have to reduce the number of ITAs that it can offer to training and education seekers,” Dunn said. However, if sequestration goes through, the FWIB’s more immediate concern will be the increased number of unemployment insurance recipients visiting the OneStop Career Center for employment and training services. “Typically, these clients are more interested in job development and placement assistance verses training services,” he said. “FWIB and the Employment Development Department will have to balance its services to meet the needs of both the training and job seeking populations.” Dunn said that the FWIB offers training in many high-demand occupations and high-wage industry sectors, such as clerical, truck driving, IT,

and medical assisting. The training takes place at the Foothill Employment and Training Connection, a comprehensive One-Stop Career Center, located at 1207 E. Green Street in Pasadena. “FWIB operates a demand-driven vocational training system, whereby we work closely with employers to obtain workforce intelligence on the types of training needed to meet local labor market needs,” said Dunn, explaining that FWIB’s success is measured by a set of performance standards that include job placement, job retention and increased wage rates. WorkSource centers, which are also supported through federal funds via the Workforce Investment Act, are a free resource throughout Los Angeles County that connect individuals looking for work with businesses that need help with recruitment. Expecting future funding cuts to WorkSource

centers, the Los Angeles County Workforce Investment Board recently approved a series of reforms to ensure ongoing services are provided to the community. According to a report published by the L.A. County Workforce Investment Board, the proposed changes call for focusing training, employment services and support to businesses in the following high-growth industries: construction, transportation and logistics, engineering and ‘green’ jobs, health care, biotech, hospitality and tourism, and finance. To contact the Foothill Workforce Investment Board in Pasadena, call (626) 796-JOBS or visit them online at The Central San Gabriel Valley WorkSource Center is located at 11635 East Valley Boulevard, Unit G in El Monte. Call them at (626) 258-0365 or learn more online at

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Herb Alpert’s Vibrato, Grill, Jazz, Etc. Presents Ariana Savalas – “Sophisticated Lady” Herb Alpert’s Vibrato Grill Jazz…Etc. will present Ariana Savalas – “Sophisticated Lady,” a CD Release and Birthday Celebration, starring singer Ariana Savalas, with Guest Artist Pianist, Corky Hale for a One Night Only engagement on Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 8:00 p.m. at Herb Alpert’s Vibrato Grill, Jazz, Etc.; 2930 N. Beverly Glen Circle; Bel Air, CA 90077-1724. Savalas will be accompanied by Joe Bagg, Piano; Steve Venz, Bass; Andy Sanesi, Drums and Steve Cottor, Guitar. Savalas will not only be celebrating her birthday that night, but the completion of her first jazz album entitled “Sophisticated Lady.” The concert will be followed by a CD signing. Ariana Savalas, an American Jazz Fusion vocalist, actress, songwriter and daughter of the late actor, Telly Savalas, will perform some of her original songs, including: “One Man Show,” “Shotgun,” “Too Late” and “Perfect Man,” along with popular standards. In addition, she will share some inside showbiz family stories. There is no Cover Charge. Food must be ordered to have reserved tables. For dinner reservations and further information, please call 310-474-9400 or visit online at Dinner is available starting at 5:30 p.m. Free Valet Parking is available. The youngest daughter of legendary Emmy Awardâ-winning (“Kojak”) and Academy Awardnominated (“Birdman of Alcatraz”) actor Telly Savalas and inventor Julie Savalas, Ariana’s diverse background includes attending a convent high school, touring Europe as a pop singer in her teens, studying Shakespeare and acting at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London, and attending Penn State University majoring in Criminology. Barely out of school, she won the title role of Miriam Shafer in the art-house feature film, “Miriam,” a true story of a Lithuanian Holocaust survivor. Her most recent film is “Akrasia” by Polish director Xavier Tatarkie-

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wicz, is due out next year. Florida Weekly has written: “Ariana Savalas slinks through the crowd and makes her way to the stage, reminding her audience of stars from another era. She evokes Rita Hayworth, perhaps, for sheer glamour and talent, and Veronica Lake for that dazzling blonde mane, only unlike Miss Lake, Miss Savalas keeps both eyes fixed on her audience as she sings her way through classics of the Great American Songbook. Her sound has the echo of another era, too. The voice is easy on the ears, with a rapid vibrato that harkens to the days of Bessie Smith, Dinah Washington or maybe Etta James. And she teases the men of the audience, much as those great blues ladies did, parking herself on the lap of one man, and teasing the wives of others. She clearly is having a good time. Telly Savalas was iconic, and his daughter may well be, too.” The Palm Beach Post has written: “There is a word of-

ten used to describe confident women. That word is ‘moxie,’ and Ariana Savalas’ cabaret show is brimming with it.” Following in her father’s footsteps, she also had a guest appearance on one of television’s top cop shows CBS’ “Criminal Minds.” Ariana also appears on famed jazz harp player/pianist (and wife of Mike Stoller of renowned songwriting team Leiber & Stoller) Corky Hale’s latest CD release, “Corky Hale…And Friends – I’m Glad There Is You,” singing her rendition of the song, “I See Your Face.” The man known to a generation of television viewers as “Kojak” died in 1994 when Ariana was just seven, but his legacy lives on through his talented daughter. After seeing Ariana’s cabaret, Variety’s late Army Archerd lovingly wrote, “As Telly would have said, ‘Who loves ya, baby?’ They all did.” To learn more about Ariana Savalas please visit

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and a Master of Arts degree and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Stanford University. Brenner fills the vacancy created by the conversion of commissioner position on January 1, 2012. Brenner is a Democrat.

1977. Cathcart earned a Juris Doctorate degree from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Stanford University. He fills the vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Judith L. Champagne. Cathcart is a Democrat.

of California, Berkeley. He fills the vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Jacqueline A. Connor. Draper is a Democrat.

Lori R. Behar

Behar, 59, of Manhattan Beach, has served as a court commissioner for the Los Angeles County Superior Court since 2006. She served in multiple positions at Haight Brown and Bonesteel LLP from 1977 to 2006, including partner, associate and law clerk. Bejar earned a Juris Doctorate degree from Loyola Law School Los Angeles and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California, Los Angeles. She fills the vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Marjorie S. Steinberg. Behar is a Democrat.

Daniel L. Brenner

Brenner, 61, of Washington, DC, has been a partner at Hogan Lovells LLP since 2009. He was senior vice president of the law and regulatory department at the National Cable and Telecommunications Association from 1992 to 2009. Brenner served as of counsel at LeBoeuf Lamb Greene and MacRae LLP from 1990 to 1992 and was acting professor and director of the Communications Law Program at the University of California, Los Angeles School of Law from 1986 to 1992. He served as senior advisor to the chairman at the Federal Communications Commission from 1979 to 1986 and was an attorney at Wilmer Cutler and Pickering from 1977 to 1979. Brenner was a law clerk for Judge William Matthew Byrne Jr. at the United States District Court for the Central District of California from 1976 to 1977. He earned a Juris Doctorate degree from Stanford Law School

Tony L. Richardson

Marc D. Gross

Robert B. Broadbelt III

Broadbelt, 53, of Palos Verdes Estates, has served as of counsel at Leader Counsel LLP since 2011. He worked at Browne Woods George LLP as a partner from 2009 to 2010 and as an associate and then partner from 1986 to 2007. Broadbelt was a partner at Dreier Stein Kahan Browne Woods George LLP in 2008 and an associate at Musick Peeler and Garrett LLP from 1984 to 1985. He earned a Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Southern California Gould School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California, Berkeley. He fills the vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Maral Injejikian. Broadbelt is a Democrat.

Annabelle G. Cortez

Cortez, 43, of Glendale, has been an attorney at the Administrative Office of the Courts since 2007. She worked as western regional counsel at the Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund in 2007. Cortez served in multiple positions at Marcos Camacho Law Corporation from 1995 to 2007, including managing attorney, attorney and law clerk. She earned a Juris Doctorate degree from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California, San Diego. Cortez fills the vacancy created by the retirement of Judge John P. Shook. Cortez is a Democrat.

Patrick A. Cathcart

Cathcart, 67, of Pasadena, has served as a shareholder at AlvaradoSmith APC since 2008. He was a partner at Cathcart Collins LLP from 2005 to 2008 and a partner at Hancock Rothert and Bunshoft LLP from 1979 to 2005. Cathcart was an associate at Morrison and Foerster LLP from 1977 to 1979 and a law clerk for Judge Spencer Williams, United States District Court for the Northern District of California from 1975 to

Robert S. Draper

Draper, 70, of Pacific Palisades, has served as an attorney at the Law Offices of Robert S. Draper since 2005. He worked at O’Melveny and Myers LLP as a litigation partner from 1976 to 2005 and litigation associate from 1968 to 1976. Draper earned a Juris Doctorate degree from the University of California, Berkeley School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University

Gross, 56, of Los Angeles, has served as an attorney and principal at Gross and Gross PC since 1982. He was an associate attorney at Rifkind and Sterling Inc. from 1981 to 1982. Gross earned a Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Southern California Gould School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California, Los Angeles. He fills the vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Peter D. Lichtman. Gross is a Democrat.

Richardson, 57, of San Marino, has served as a litigation and arbitration partner at SNR Denton US LLP since 2010. He was a litigation partner at Reed Smith LLP from 2008 to 2010 and an associate and partner at Kirkland and Ellis LLP from 1990 to 2007. Richardson was an associate at Gronemeier Barker and Huerta from 1989 to 1990 and an associate at Hufstedler Miller Carlson and Beardsley from 1985 to 1989. He was a law clerk for Judge David W. Williams at the United States District Court for the Central District of California from 1984 to 1985. Richardson earned a Juris Doctorate degree from Stanford Law School and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Harvard College. He fills the vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Michael A. Latin. Richardson is a Democrat.

Joseph R. Porras

Porras, 40, of Whittier, has been a deputy district attorney in the Hardcore Gang Division of the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office since 1999. He earned a Juris Doctorate degree from Loyola Law School Los Angeles and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California, Berkeley. He fills the vacancy created by the conversion of a court commissioner position on July 31, 2011. Porras is a Democrat.

Michael J. Shultz

Shultz, 47, of Los Angeles, has served as superior court commissioner at the Los Angeles County Superior Court since 2009. From 2005 to 2009, he

was a clinical professor of law at Loyola Law School and clinical director at the Loyola Law School Center for Juvenile Law and Policy. Shultz was a panel appellate attorney at the California Appellate Project from 2005 to 2009 and served as a deputy public defender at the Los Angeles County Public Defender’s Office from 1991 to 2005. He earned a Juris Doctorate degree from Loyola Law School Los Angeles and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California, Santa Barbara. He fills the vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Martha E. Bellinger. Shultz is a Democrat.

Lynne Hobbs Smith

Smith, 47, of Los Angeles, has served as a deputy district attorney at the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office since 1995. She was a solo practitioner from 2007 to 2008 and an associate attorney at Brobeck Phleger and Harrison LLP from 1994 to 1995. Smith was an associate attorney at Paul Hastings Janofsky and Walker LLP from 1992 to 1994. She earned a Juris Doctorate degree from the Columbia University School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Spelman College. Smith fills the vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Burt Pines. Smith is a Democrat. The compensation for each of these positions is $178,789.




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The property has 5 units on the lot. Lot is rm32 can build 7 units condominium(checkwithcity). Also70&80s.Vinedoavepasadena ca 91107 for sale $2,600,000.00. The property has 10 units, lot is rm32- 20,000 sqft can build 14 units condominium (check with city). Total 3 parcels (5748-012-004,005,006) lot size: 150 x 200sqfthavenewprojectfor22unitscondominiuminplancheck review process. You can buy all 3 parcels for $3,888.000.(V60) CENTURY 21 LUDECKE INC (626) 445-0123



Industrial Space. Move into one, enjoy the income from the other. Two 3000+ sq. ft. buildings on a 22000 sq. ft. lot. Ideal for vehicle storage to the rear of the buildings. Large loading doors front and rear easy access. Close to 60 Freeway.(C2416) CENTURY 21 LUDECKE INC WWW.C21LUDECKE.COM (626) 445-0123


This 2bed/1 ba home is in good condition but original 1950’s. Located on a large lot in Arcadia and Close to shopping and schools. Central air and forced air heat and an attached 2 car garage. Lots of mature fruit trees. (CAM) CENTURY 21 EARLL, LTD. (626) 301-1888 (WWW.CENTURY21EARLL.COM)



Two units, 1-2 bed/1 ba and 1-3bed/1 ba. The front house is totally remodeled including granite counters. Rear house is original and may need some TLC. Both unitis have laundrey hook-ups. This is a wonderful location in a great residential neighborhood near shopping and transportation. (WAL) CENTURY 21 EARLL, LTD. (626) 301-1888 (WWW.CENTURY21EARLL.COM)



This 1 bed/1.5 ba condo is located in SW Pasadena and features a spacious living room w/frpl, large dining area, kitchen w/newer appliances, pergo floors & walk-in pantry and a large master suite w/walk-in closet. Community pool and rec room, security building with subterranean parking. All this located on a wonderful tree lined street. (PLE)





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Located on Tradition’s 18th fairway golf course this gorgeous 5 bedroom with 2 master suite/retreats, 6.5 baths, maid’s quarters, 6,504 sq.ft. home. Living room, entertainment bar, formal dining room with private terrace, chef’s kitchen & breakfast nook, study with custom cabinetry, covered patio and outdoor fireplace, BBQ, enchanting pool and grounds. Gated courtyard. (T78602) CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451



Highly Demand rental area located in Northern San Gabriel with Award Winning Temple City Schools. Built in 1986 with low maintenance required. Front unit has one 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom. Back unit has four 2 bedroom 1.25 bathroom. Laundry Room on site. Each unit has 2 car parking. Stable Income with long term tenant.(A9024) CENTURY 21 LUDECKE INC WWW.C21LUDECKE.COM (626) 445-0123



Large office building offering a total of 7,620 sq.ft. of space on a 13,561 sq.ft. lot. Small warehouse attached to the building with approximately 8 parking spaces. (C3454) CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451 WWW.C21VILLAGE.COM







Beautifully remodeled home with 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 2,130 sq.ft. on 10,219 sq.ft. lot, fireplace in living room, guest house and 3 car detached garage. Central air and heat. Across from San Gabriel Country Club. (H720) CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451 WWW.C21VILLAGE.COM

Remodeled 4 bedroom two level with 3 full bathrooms in 2,666 sq.ft. of living space. Kitchen and all the bathrooms with tile floors, stainless steel appliances and granite counters, bamboo wood flooring on a 7,502 sq.ft. lot. Probate Sale. (B2117) CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451 WWW.C21VILLAGE.COM

Charming Cape Cod style with picket fence on a quiet culde-sac. Two bedroom, 1 full and 2 half bathrooms, hardwood oak floors, French doors open to a stone paved terrace overlooking amazing canyon and ocean views. Fireplace, updated kitchen with granite countertops and mosaic tile backsplash. Private and serene. (B520) CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451 WWW.C21VILLAGE.COM
























Lovely home in a great area of North Temple City. Bright and airy, beautiful floor plan. 4 bedrooms, 2.75 baths, large living room with fireplace, dining room, large kitchen with top of the line stainless steel appliances, central air & heat, new hardwood floors, two car detached garage, nice back yard with fruit trees. (W9861) CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451 WWW.C21VILLAGE.COM

This total remolded home features 4 bed/2.5 ba, new flooring in all rooms; Berber carpet in all the bedrooms ceramic tile in kitchen and all the bathrooms and wood flooring in entry, halls living room and dining room, some new lighting, new counter, sinks and fixtures in the kitchen and the bathrooms. New window treatments on every window. This home is truly ready to move into. (ROY) CENTURY 21 EARLL, LTD. (626) 301-1888

This 2bed/1 ba home located on a nice tree-lined street in Arcadia features new hardwood floors, newer blinds, paint and central air & heat. Also features, Separate laundry room, one car garage and large back yard with many possibilities for expansion. (MAR) CENTURY 21 EARLL, LTD. (626) 301-1888 (WWW.CENTURY21EARLL.COM)


This corner unit features 2 bed/1.75 Ba. Highly desirable one level condo north of foothill. Private entrance with large patio. Great floor plan, living room with fireplace, dining area, indoor laundry and master suite. Common area is well maintained with lovely gardens, paths and a recreation room. (FOO) CENTURY 21 EARLL, LTD. (626) 301-1888 (WWW.CENTURY21EARLL.COM)

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Turn key, North Arcadia, in Highland Oaks Elementary School District. Beautifully remodeled 3bedroom, 3 baths, Spacious Living room and Family room, Formal dining room, Master Suite offers huge walkin-closet. Refreshing Pool and lovely garden.(C1832)


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The property has 10 units for sale it is; 70 & 80 s. Vinedo ave pasadenaca91107.Lotisrm32-100x200sqftcanbuild14units condominium (check with city).Also 60 s vinedo ave pasadena for sale &1,288,000. The property has 5 units. Lot is rm32 -9997 sqftcanbuild7unitscondominium(checkwithcity).Total3parcels (5748-012-004,005,006)lot size:150 x 200 sqft have new project for 22 units condominium in plan check review process.(V70) CENTURY 21 LUDECKE INC (626) 445-0123


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2 units – one - 2 Bed/1 ba Unit with a good sized yard in the back and a 2-car garage in the front. (One garage space for each unit) The other unit is a 3 Bed/1ba unit with a large gated front yard. In addition to both of these units for sale, the adjacent property on the west side of this property is also for sale. That property is a nice duplex (two 2Bed/1 ba each with 1 car garages and very large private yards.) (SAX1) CENTURY 21 EARLL, LTD. (626) 301-1888

Adorable home in a fantastic location. Wonderful for a first time home or investment. Open floor plan, living room, dining area, galley kitchen. Hardwood flooring, 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, large back yard, double detached garage. (A2854) CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451 WWW.C21VILLAGE.COM



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Beautiful corner lot on the border ofArcadia and Monrovia. Separate guest house with own entrance w/possible income. Offering 4 bedrooms and 4 baths, 2521Sq.ft. of living space and over 9000 sq. lot. Gleaming hardwood floors throughout, remodeled kitchen with granite counter tops and island. Spacious Master suite offers bay window, large walking close.(H1002) CENTURY 21 LUDECKE INC WWW.C21LUDECKE.COM (626) 445-0123

This beautiful two story, home features 3 bedrooms and 3 baths, family room with fireplace and remodeled kitchen. Large outdoor patio and balcony with peaceful views of the mountains and surrounded by beautiful lush plants and flowers plus an amazing rock waterfall. Nature lovers have got to see this one! (NOR) CENTURY 21 EARLL, LTD. (626) 301-1888 (WWW.CENTURY21EARLL.COM)




Large home on a quiet cul-de-sac street close to schools & shopping, two master bedrooms, extra large living room, brick fireplace, wood flooring, dining area, covered patio, beautiful back yard, two car attached garage. (B1281) CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451 626-355-1451 WWW.C21VILLAGE.COM

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This nice one level duplex has been recently remodeled and features two, 3 bedroom/2 bath units. Both units are currently rented. Call for more information. (ONE)

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Luxury 2100 sq.ft. penthouse townhome offers privacy, elegance and security. Formal dining room, living room, gourmet kitchen with granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, den and 4 balconies. Three bedrooms, three full bathrooms. Located in the center of Pasadena, walk to Cal Tech, PCC, Old Town. Must See! (H202) CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451 WWW.C21VILLAGE.COM

NEAT Secluded and updated 3 bedroom, 2 bath home. Hardwood flooring in separate dining room, kitchen with storage Island. Living room with cozy fireplace. Oversized master bedroom with a walk-in closet. Home recently re-wired and newer double pane windows in all rooms except garage. Recessed lighting. Rear patio features both a spacious above ground hot tub and a separate upright Sauna/Steam Room for four people.(P2114) CENTURY 21 LUDECKE INC (626) 445-0123

Adorable inviting home with 3 spacious bedrooms, 2 bath, private master bathroom, living room & dining room combo, bright kitchen and kitchen nook, sliding doors open to the private backyard. Two car attached garage with extra parking. (D1135) CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451 WWW.C21VILLAGE.COM



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