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On Friday, January 18, 2013, three Glendale Engine Companies, two Glendale Truck Companies, one Glendale Basic Life Support ambulance, and one Los Angeles County Engine Company under the direction of Battalion Chief Thomas Marchant responded to a reported structure fire at 4822 Dunsmore Avenue, La Crescenta, California, 91214. E28 arrived on scene to discover an unoccupied moving truck had traveled down Dunsmore Avenue, struck a telephone pole knocking it down with active power lines attached to it. The live power lines sparked a small exterior fire on a residential property. Glendale Fire Department quickly extinguished the fire using a dry chemical extinguisher due to active power lines within the vicinity of the fire. 3,000 resi-

The Rev. Ed Bacon and Rev. Tom Davis were two of the guest speakers at a special luncheon Tuesday at Altadena Country Club to help Pasadena’s Planned Parenthood celebrate the 40th anniversary of Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision. The well-known local and national scholars of theology and current events brought forth some meticulous insight into a woman’s right to choose and the ongoing debate on behalf of the conservative right in the United States which Reverend Tom Davis said is “absolutely about controlling women’s’ lives.” Ed Bacon, who is rector at All Saints is not one known for his silence on social issues. Bacon’s 4000 member congregation is arguably the most progressive in the Los Angeles area when fighting social injustice and peace issues. Bacon said Tuesday that the attempts by those opposed to a woman’s right to choose are “ Racist and sexist…” and he continued that those attempts to quash a woman’s right to choose

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Rev. Tom Davis speaks from experience and his heart at Pasadena’s Planned Parenthood’s 40th Recognition of Roe v. Wade. -Photo by Terry Miller

Burbank city council searches for city manager Ken Pulskamp has served as the interim City Manager since December 3, 2012. The City Council has been working with him and the executive search firm, Peckham & McKenney to find a permanent replacement. The City Council wants to engage the community and receive input on the ideal candidate for city manager. Recruiter Bobbi Peckham will be interviewing a wide array of interested groups and holding public forums during the month of February. Public input during this period is welcome and encouraged. The City Council anticipates applications will be accepted beginning in March through mid-April. The screening and interview process will conclude in May with an anticipated appointment in June and a potential start date in July. For those interested in receiving future information regarding the city manager recruitment, please contact (818) 238-5840.

Tom Former Glendale MENSCH International Foundation Lenahan Parks and Recreation presents the 2013 International Holocaust named new Director Henry R. Remembrance Day Program - Jan. 29 The MENSCH Inter- p.m. The event will also Burbank Agonia passes away national Foundation and feature eight distinguished Steven Geiger, the Founda- guest speakers, along with fire chief Henry was born in ed employee with the City tion’s Founder, will pres- film clips. Veteran firefighter assumes post immediately Burbank Interim City Manager Ken Pulskamp has named Tom Lenahan to become the permanent Fire Chief for the City of BurPlease see page 4

Garden Grove, California on May 20, 1942. He dedicated his career to serving the public and protecting parkland. He was respected amongst many and balanced the need to protect parkland and providing space for recreation enthusiasts. Henry began his career with the City of Garden Grove as a part-time Park Worker in the early 1960’s and was a dedicat-

of Fountain Valley from 1967 to 1971. In 1971, he went to work for the City of Glendale and had a long career carrying him to the level of Director of Parks and Recreation until 1987. Among many of the positive contributions Henry made to Glendale, his legacy with the citizens of our community lies in his vision to begin aggressively Please see page 3

ent The 2013 International Holocaust Remembrance Day Program honoring twotime Academy Award-winning producer, BRANKO LUSTIG (“Schindler’s List,” “Gladiator”) with The 2013 MENSCH For All Seasons Award to be held at the Writer’s Guild Theater, 135 South Doheny Drive (south of Wilshire Boulevard), Beverly Hills, CA 90211 on Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 7:00

Steven Geiger, Founder of the MENSCH International Foundation said: “This year’s event is being held in the month of January to commemorate the 68th Anniversary of the liberation Holocaust prisoners from Auschwitz. It is our privilege to honor Branko Lustig, a Holocaust survivor and an Academy Awardâ-winning producer, Please see page 7

Dr. Michael Berenbaum, Holocaust Scholar and Professor at the American Jewish University -Photo courtesy of the MENSCH International Foundation

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New solar Feed-in-Tariff Program to open for applications on - Feb. 1 The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power will begin accepting applications for the first 20 megawatts of its new solar program, the 100 megawatt Feed-in-Tariff (FiT) Set Pricing Program, on February 1, 2013. The application period will remain open through June 28, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. Applications for solar projects from 30 kilowatts to 3 megawatts will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. During the first five business days of the application period, all submitted applications will be prioritized on the FiT Reservation List by lottery. Applications received

after the first five business days will be date and time stamped. Applications will be confirmed based on the priority of the FiT Reservation List for up to 20 megawatts. LADWP will enter into a standard 20-year contract for each project and purchase the solar power at a set price, starting at 17 cents per kilowatt-hour for the first 20 megawatts. The Board of Water and Power Commissioners approved the 100 megawatt FiT Set Pricing Program as the first component of a 150 megawatt FiT Program earlier this month. The FiT Set Pricing Program will allow customers, solar companies and other third parties to

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Letter to the Editor Send your letters to Dear Editor: A very scary thing has just happened to one of my clients. She and her husband obtained a living trust from a “Trust Mill”. The husband has now died and the wife consulted the Mill. They charged her $4,000.00 to divide the assets of the trust and required a $2,000.00 deposit (a gross overcharge). The

trust which the Mill prepared was fatally defective, but the Mill will not refund the widow her money and refuses to return her files until she pays the full $4,000 00. This cannot happen if you consult an attorney. The State Bar of California has always policed matters such as this with a very firm hand. The Trust Mill,

however, is not a lawyer and is not subject to the sanctions of the State Bar. It is the old story, of Buyer Beware. The public should understand that their estate plan is an extremely important matter and should only be entrusted to attorneys trained as specialists in that field. James R. Helms, Jr. Attorney at Law Arcadia

Casa 0101 Theater presents “I don’t have to show you no stinking badges” Casa 0101 Theater, Josefina López, Artistic Director, will present the play, “I Don’t Have To Show You No Stinking Badges” written by Luis Valdez, the creator of “Zoot Suit,” “La Bamba” and “Cisco Kid.” This new production of “I Don’t Have To Show You No Stinking Badges” is the first to be presented in Los Angeles in 25 years. It will star Carmelita Maldonado (of El Sereno as Connie Villa), Daniel E. Mora (of Glendale as Buddy Villa), Elizabeth Pan (a native of Thousand Oaks and resident of Beverly Hills as Anita Sakai) and Alex Valdivia (of Santa Monica as Sonny Villa) under the direction of Hector Rodriguez (of South Pasadena). The play will be presented in a Limited Run from February 8 – March 10, 2013 at the New Casa 0101 Theater; 2102 E. First Street (at St. Louis Street; Boyle Heights, CA 90033.

Preview performances will be given February 1, 2 and 3, 2013. The play is set in the Monterey Park area of Greater Los Angeles in 1985 examines cultural stereotypes and prejudices, when Sonny Villa, a bright teenaged Chicano Harvard Pre-Law student, unexpectedly returns home to his showbiz parents in Monterey Park with an older Asian-American woman he met on the road to make an important announcement. This production is made possible in part thanks to the generous support of Casa 0101 sponsors, including The Sheri and Les Biller Family Foundation, the California Endowment, the Los Angeles County Arts Commission, the Herb Alpert Foundation, Community Redevelopment Agency of Los Angeles – Designated Local Authority, the California Foundation for Stronger Communities, the Ralph

M. Parsons Foundation and Metro. Ticket prices for performances during the five-week limited run of the show from February 8 – March 10, 2013 will be $20 per person for General Admission; $17 per person for Seniors; and $15 per person for Students/Boyle Heights residents. Discounts for Groups are also available. Advance reservations are highly recommended. Theatre patrons can get a $2 discount by presenting their Metro Bus Cards at the Box Office when buying tickets. Metro bus stations are located on First Street in Boyle Heights at both Soto Street, and at Boyle Street (Mariachi Plaza), within a short walking distance to the theatre. For tickets, please call the Casa 0101 Theater Box Office at 323-263-7684, E-mail tickets@casa0101. org, or buy online at www.

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acquiring and preserving the remaining open space in the local mountains. Henry hit the big leagues in 1987 when he went to work for the State of California Parks and Recreation as an appointee by Governor Deukmejian.

In 1992, Henry accepted a position with North Bakersfield Recreation and Park District and in 1999, if were not enough, began a new position with the City of Woodland. Henry Agonia has been very successful in ad-

vancing his career within the area of Parks and Recreation, starting as a Park Worker, Gardener, Park Foreman, Park Superintendent, General Manager, Assistant Director, and Director.

Holden authors bill to fight human trafficking AB 156 expands wiretapping law to include human trafficking Human trafficking is a $32 billion dollar a year enterprise and California is one of its top destinations. A growing number of these victims are girls and boys – sometimes as young as 12 or 13 who are brought into California and forced into prostitution. It is a crime both nationally and internationally. But, like drug and arms trafficking, it is one of the most difficult to pursue. That’s why Assemblymember Chris Holden (DPasadena) has introduced legislation designed to give law enforcement a new tool to crack down on the bad guys. Under AB 156, law enforcement officers will be able to get a court order for a wiretap when they suspect human trafficking of minors. “You would think in this day and age when traffick-

ers have become more sophisticated, law enforcement would have all the tools it needs to stop these criminals. But you would be wrong,” said Assemblymember Holden. “This bill will change that and help stop this modernday slavery that threatens our children, our families and our neighborhoods.” Law enforcement is currently authorized to obtain a court order to wiretap for investigation of drug trafficking or criminal gang activity, but not human trafficking. Under this bill, law enforcement officers can ask a judge for wiretap permit to investigate sex trafficking of a minor. Estimates are that 100,000 children nationwide are exploited each year. “The California Police Chiefs Association takes human trafficking very, very

seriously”, stated John Lovell, Legislative Advocate for the Association. “California’s wiretap laws have been crucial in going after complex, multi-level criminal activities. The reality is that human trafficking is an organized criminal enterprise, and the full range of enforcement tools are needed to combat this particular crime.” “It is heartbreaking to hear the stories of these youngsters who are pimped and branded and badly mistreated. I think of my daughter and her friends and I want to do everything possible to stop these horrible crimes. It’s the least we can do to protect our children,” concluded Holden. Similar laws are already on the books in several other states including Texas, Illinois and Maryland.

Digital bookmobile coming to Los Angeles Aboard the customized tractor-trailer, readers will learn how to check out free eBooks and audiobooks from Los Angelesarea libraries. (The Digital Bookmobile National Tour will showcase eBook-lending services from libraries in the Los Angeles area throughout the month of February. Aboard a 74-foot-long outreach vehicle at Ventura County Library, Anaheim Public Library, Huntington Beach Public Library and other area libraries, readers will learn how to access their library’s collection of eBooks, audiobooks and

other digital content. The Digital Bookmobile is a fun and engaging experience, with instructional videos and interactive workstations. A gadget gallery featuring iPhone®, Android™ tablet, BlackBerry®, NOOK™, Sony® Reader™ and Kindle® helps visitors discover eReading devices that are compatible with their library’s digital collection. Library card holders can check out and enjoy digital titles anytime, anywhere by visiting their library’s “virtual branch” website. To find a library near you, visit http://search. For more information about the Digital Bookmobile, visit www. The Digital Bookmobile is housed inside an 18-wheel tractor-trailer. This community outreach vehicle is a high-tech update of the traditional bookmobile that has served communities for decades. The vehicle is equipped with broadband Internet-connected PCs, high-definition monitors, premium sound systems, and a variety of eReading devices, all of which help visitors explore their library’s digital collection.

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Lifeline for Pets Cat of the Week: “Ziggy”

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Ziggy is a beautiful, very friendly and social cat. She’s a little purr box, loves a tummy rub, and craves attention. Ziggy does fine so long as she eats a healthy diet of wet food. She very easily takes her 2 daily meds for a little skin condition. She would prefer to be your only cat so she can have all your attention! Please give Ziggy a chance to have a “forever” home! She doesn’t know she’s a “senior.” See Ziggy “in action” on her video at

watch?v=kU3P79Z0yYI . Call Shazi at 626-676-9505 or Kathy at 626-797-1753 for more information on Ziggy or any other cat on our website. See Ziggy in person most Sundays at Petsmart, on Foothill in Pasadena. Lifeline For Pets is a nokill rescue organization operated solely by volunteers. Lifeline For Pets website: Facebook: pasadena Please “Like” us!

Beijing student delegation to tour PUSD Mandarin dual immersion program Application deadline for dual language immersion programs is - Feb. 12

A delegation of students from Beijing Xicheng District Huangchenggen Elementary School in China will tour the Pasadena Unified School District’s (PUSD) Mandarin Chinese Dual Language Immersion Program at Field Elementary School on Friday, Jan. 25, 2013. Field Elementary and the Beijing school have partnered in a sister school agreement to enhance students’ experience in the dual language program. Field’s program serves kindergarten through fourth

grade students and emphasizes core academic subjects in both English and Mandarin Chinese languages during alternating morning and afternoon sessions of the school day. Visiting Beijing students will participate in a school assembly at 9 a.m. and will then tour the campus. PUSD currently offers two dual language immersion programs: Spanish/ English at San Rafael Elementary School in Pasadena’s South Arroyo neighborhood and at Jackson

Elementary in Altadena and Mandarin Chinese/English at Field Elementary in Pasadena’s Hastings Ranch neighborhood. Admission to the dual language programs is by application during PUSD’s annual Open Enrollment period that ends Feb. 12. Both native English speakers as well as native Spanish or Mandarin speakers are encouraged to apply. Selection is by random lottery. Applications are accepted online only at

Andy Warhol: Polaroids on view only at the Luckman Fine Arts Complex Portraits of Bette Davis, Carolina Herrera, Chris Evert and more on view for the very first time to the public In the 1970s and 80s, iconic pop artist Andy Warhol made thousands of pictures with his Polaroid camera. The subjects range from celebrities to unknown individuals to objects that fascinated him, and many of these photos served as inspiration for his later paintings and silkscreens. This exhibition, made possible by a donation to the Luckman Fine Arts Complex Permanent Collection from the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, presents a selection of these Polaroids to the public

for the first time. Admission to Andy Warhol: Polaroids is completely free and open to the public. Parking will be available directly across from the Luckman Complex at a rate of one dollar per hour. The Luckman Fine Arts Complex delivers cutting edge music, dance, and visual arts from around the world to the Los Angeles community. A professional arts entity on the campus of California State University, Los Angeles, located just five miles east of downtown, the Luckman Complex is home

to three unique spaces: the Luckman Theatre with a capacity of nearly 1200, the Intimate Theatre with modular seating of 300, and the Luckman Gallery with contemporary presentations throughout the year. Since 1994, the Luckman has featured the best in international and local music, dance, theatre, and visual art. Bringing once-in-a-lifetime experiences and artists from all corners of the globe to Los Angeles, the Luckman furthers its mission of presenting the best of world-class arts to a diverse community.

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bank. Lenahan has been serving as the City’s interim fire chief since the departure of Chief Ray Krakowski who retired December 24, 2012. Chief Lenahan began his career in public safety as a deputy with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department in 1982. Five years later, he joined the Burbank Fire Department as a firefighter. During the last quarter century Lenahan has

worked as a firefighter/paramedic, Engineer/paramedic, Captain/paramedic, EMS coordinator, Battalion Chief, Assistant Fire Chief, and Fire Marshall. “This year marks the Burbank Fire Department’s centennial and Chief Lenahan has been here for twentyfive of those 100-years,” says Pulskamp. “I’m confident he will continue the tradition of providing top level public safety services to the resi-

dents of Burbank.” Pulskamp selected Chief Lenahan after an internal recruitment that lasted approximately one month. “I look forward to taking on the challenge and the additional responsibilities of Fire Chief,” says Chief Lenahan. “The City of Burbank and the Burbank Fire Department has provided everything to me and my family and I look forward to giving back.”

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Natural History Museum celebrates 100 years in Los Angeles By Greg Aragon This year marks the 100th anniversary of in Natural History Museum (NHM) in Los Angeles. Since first opening its doors in 1913 in Exposition Park, just west of Downtown Los Angeles, the facility has given millions of visitors a fascinating look into the world of science, history and art, while highlighting the ancient lives of dinosaurs and other living creatures. To celebrate its centennial, the museum is throwing a big birthday bash this summer, with new exhibits, displays and the culmination of a seven-year, $173 million renovation to the property that created a 3.5-acre urban wilderness destination known as the North Campus. “North Campus is a major part of the historic metamorphosis taking place at NHM,” says Dr. Jane Pisano, president and director of the Museum. “We are entering a new dimension of programming, extending the visitor experience from an incredible collection of natural

specimens inside to an outdoor space where plants and animals can be interpreted in a living context.” This area, which will serve as a new “front yard” for the museum and a new outdoor destination in the heart of Los Angeles, will feature habitats of butterflies, birds, bugs and plants, and will be a place where visitors can “partner with museum scientists on citizen science projects while discovering and enjoying the rich diversity of life that flourishes all around.” The project increases the programming area of the Museum by 50 % and gives visitors the opportunity to deepen their understanding of the natural world before walking through the Museum’s doors. Highlights of the 108,000-sq-ft transformation include renovated and reinstalled indoor space, a parking structure, café, and pedestrian bridge, and a stunning glass structure known as the Otis Booth Pavilion, or the “Whale Pavilion.” The project began in 2006 with the renovation and seismic retrofitting of the museum’s iconic 1913 Beaux Arts-styled main building.

This was a meticulous process because the museum didn’t want to change the appearance of the building with all of its classic columns, cornices, arches, domes and brilliant rotunda, which measures 58 ft-high by 75 ft across, and is topped with a spectacular stained glass skylight 20 ft in diameter. Another highlight of the renovation is the new Otis Booth Pavilion, a 62-ft-tall by 64-ft-wide, glass box structure, which will house a giant hanging whale skeleton. The pavilion, named after a $13 million gift from the Otis Booth Foundation, will act as the main entrance to the museum, anchoring the North Campus. It will prominently exhibit one of the museum’s signature holdings, a 63-ft-long fin whale skeleton. The huge mammal will be a dramatic experience for visitors as they progress over the new whale-inspired pedestrian bridge, through the all-glass entrance into the museum. As for exhibits, The NHM’s new Dinosaur Hall is one of the most extraordinary dinosaur exhibits in the world, and the premier dinosaur experience in the

western United States. Inside are more than 300 real fossils, and 20 complete dinosaurs and ancient sea creatures. A centerpiece of the exhibit is the T-Rex growth series — the only trio of different aged T-Rex specimens in the world. This exciting exhibit lets visitors see eye-to-eye with a Triceratops and walk under the neck of a 68-foot Mamenchisaurus. It also showcased 20 complete dinosaur and sea creature mounts that have either never been on

display before, or have been re-posed according to the latest research. Many were discovered in the last several years by the Museum’s inhouse Dinosaur Institute. The Natural History Museum was the first dedicated museum building in Los Angeles, opening its in 1913. It has amassed one of the world’s most extensive and valuable collections of natural and cultural history— with more than 35 million objects, some as old as 4.5 billion years. The Natural

History Family of Museums includes the NHM, the Page Museum at the La Brea Tar Pits (Hancock Park/MidWilshire), and the William S. Hart Park and Museum (Newhall, California). The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles is located at 900 Exposition Blvd. It is open daily 9:30 am to 5 pm. It is conveniently located next to two MetroLink Expo Line stops. For more information, call (213) 763-DINO or visit:

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State schools chief Tom Torlakson urges public to observe Fred Korematsu Day State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson today encouraged all Californians to take a moment during the last week of January to observe the third annual “Fred Korematsu Day of Civil Liberties and the Constitution,” as well as participate in the Korematsu Day events throughout California. “History offers us many lessons, among them the cost of war and racism, and the strength it takes to achieve justice,” said Torlakson. “Korematsu Day gives us an opportunity to reflect on all this and more.” Korematsu Day is Wednesday, January 30, 2013. Fred T. Korematsu was born in Oakland, California, on that same day in 1919. After the bombing of Pearl Harbor in 1941, he defied President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s Executive Order 9066. The order authorized the U.S. military to forcibly remove more than 120,000 people of Japanese descent from their homes and incarcerate them in camps throughout the country. Two thirds of the people were American

citizens. Korematsu was arrested and convicted of violating the federal order. He lost appeals all the way up to the U.S. Supreme Court. Four decades later, Korematsu’s conviction was overturned in federal court after a legal historian discovered evidence proving U.S. intelligence agencies knew that Japanese Americans posed no military threat to the country during World War II. “After my father’s conviction was overturned in 1983, his mission was education,” said Karen Korematsu, his daughter and co-founder of the Fred T. Korematsu Institute for Civil Rights and Education in San Francisco. “At the Korematsu Institute, we’ve worked hard to provide teachers with free teaching materials so they can teach about my father and the overall Japanese American internment.” Fred Korematsu went on to champion the cause of civil liberties, not only seeking redress for Japanese Americans who were wrongfully incarcerated, but also travel-

ing the country to advocate for the civil rights of other victims, especially after 9/11. He received the nation’s highest civilian honor, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, from President Bill Clinton. Korematsu passed away in 2005 at the age of 86. Legislation co-sponsored in 2010 by then Assembly Members Warren Furutani (D-South Los Angeles County) and Marty Block (D-San Diego) officially designated January 30 “Fred Korematsu Day of Civil Liberties and the Constitution,” the first day in U.S. history named after an Asian American. California Education Code Section 37222.15 encourages schools and local educational agencies to “conduct exercises remembering the life of Fred Korematsu and recognizing the importance of preserving civil liberties, even in times of real or perceived crisis.” This is advisory only and does not constitute a mandate. The Korematsu Institute is also working with communities across the country to

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Three additional arrests in Pasadena homicide case 2 in Hollywood, 1 in Pasadena

Pasadena Police Detectives and the Southwest Regional Pacific Fugitive Taskforce arrested three additional suspects for their involvement in the murder of Zane Goldstein (Caucasian male-21) on January 15, 2013 in the city of Pasadena. The following individuals were booked for murder and remain in custody: Kevin Jessie Cabrera, Hispanic male-25, North Hollywood resident and gang member. Ashley Monique Ceballos, Hispanic female-20, North Hollywood resident.

Peter Parra, Hispanic male35, Pasadena resident, gang member and on parole “The identification and ultimate arrest of these suspects was the results of several days of intensive efforts by Pasadena Police Detectives. This crime was a complex investigation that required a tremendous amount of resources and focus, which underscores the dedication and talents of the involved detectives,” stated Chief of Police Phillip L. Sanchez. Lead Detective Ara Bzdigian will present the case

to the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s office on January 25, 2013 for filling considerations against Kevin Cabrera, Ashley Ceballos, and Peter Parra. The investigation is on-going and anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to contact Pasadena Detective Ara Bzdigian at (626) 744-7113 or you may report information anonymously through Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS (8477) or (insert key word Pasadena).

Glendale seeking outstanding women The City of Glendale Commission on the Status of Women is currently accepting nominations for outstanding women from our community to be honored at the Ninth Annual Jewels of Glendale Award Luncheon on Thursday, May 9, 2013 at the Oakmont Country Club. Members of the community are welcome to nominate deserving women for 2013 Jewels of Glendale: Women of Courage Award. These are women who work, live, or

study in Glendale that have overcome obstacles, serve as role models in the community, and demonstrate exceptional strength, courage, and perseverance. The Commission is also seeking nominations for the 2013 Gem of Glendale Award. This award is a $1,000 scholarship that will be awarded to one outstanding student (male or female) who is engaged in community service that benefits women and/or girls, and reflects

the core values and mission of the Commission on the Status of Women. Nominations for each award are attached, but can also be obtained on the Commission’s website at www. The deadline for nominations is Tuesday, February 1, 2013 at 5:00 pm. If you have any questions, please call Christine at (818) 5484844. Thank you for your support.

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commemorate Korematsu Day. In California, events will take place in Foster City, Oakland, Pasadena, San Diego, San Leandro, San Francisco, Stanford, and Torrance. One of the largest events will be the Institute’s “Fred Korematsu Day Heroes” event on Sunday, January 27, at San Francisco’s Herbst Theatre. That day, the Institute will unveil its poster of 16 Asian

American and Pacific Islander civil rights heroes. The living heroes, along with many of their descendants, will be in attendance. “Most Americans have never heard of these courageous individuals,” said Ling Woo Liu, director of the Korematsu Institute. “It’s time to honor these overlooked American heroes.” For more educational re-

sources on civil rights and the U.S. Constitution, please visit the California Department of Education’s Web page on Instructional Materials. To learn more about Fred Korematsu, download free teaching kits developed through private donations, and access online educational resources, please visit the Fred T. Korematsu Institute for Civil Rights and Education Web site.

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was a “sin.” Attended by over 100 people, this thoughtful dialogue about a complex topic focused on shared values, not divisions. Speakers Reverend Ed Bacon, Rector of All Saints Church in Pasadena, and Reverend Tom Davis, chair of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America Clergy Advisory Board, highlighted the history of faith-based communities’ involvement and influence in expanding women’s access to comprehensive reproductive health care, and their commitment to protecting the Roe decision. “As a leading women’s health care provider and advocate in California, we know that abortion is a deeply personal and difficult decision for a woman to make, if and when she needs it,” said Sheri Bonner, President and CEO of the local Planned Parenthood. “Today we were honored to be joined by two remarkable faith leaders to help us reframe the conversation and promote a nonjudgmental approach to trusting and supporting women and families.” A majority of Americans respect the privacy of every woman to make her own decisions when faced with a pregnancy, and oppose efforts to overturn Roe v. Wade. According to a 2012 Gallup poll, 77 percent of Americans think abortion should be legal in some or all circumstances. Roe v. Wade, (1973), was a ground-breaking pronouncement by the United States Supreme Court on the issue of abortion. Decided simultaneously with a companion case, Doe v. Bolton, the Court ruled 7–2 that a right to privacy under the due process clause of

the 14th Amendment extended to a woman’s decision to have an abortion, but that right must be balanced against the state’s two legitimate interests in regulating abortions: protecting prenatal life and protecting women’s health. Arguing that these state interests became stronger over the course of a pregnancy, the Court resolved this balancing test by tying state regulation of abortion to the trimester of pregnancy. The Court later rejected Roe’s trimester framework, while affirming Roe’s central holding that a person has a right to abortion until viability. The Roe decision defined “viable” as being “potentially able to live outside the mother’s womb, albeit with artificial aid”, adding that viability “is usually placed at about seven months (28 weeks) but may occur earlier, even at 24 weeks.” Sheri Bonner, President and CEO of Pasadena Planned Parenthood thanked the two speakers for their commitment to Planned Parenthood and for their thoughtful speeches and invited questions from the audience. One guest asked what could be done to combat ignorance. Reverend Ed Bacon said simply “Tell a story and listen.” “Be a storyteller,” he asserted. Reverend Tom Davis said he agreed that storytelling was the answer and added that the pioneering work of Margaret Sanger should always be honored. Sanger, who started her campaign to educate women about sex in 1912 by writing a newspaper column called “What Every Girl Should Know.” also worked as a nurse on the Lower East Side of New York, at the

time a predominantly poor immigrant neighborhood. Through her work, Sanger treated a number of women who had undergone back-alley abortions or tried to self-terminate their pregnancies. Sanger objected to the unnecessary suffering endured by these women, and she fought to make birth control information and contraceptives available. She also began dreaming of a “magic pill” to be used to control pregnancy. “No woman can call herself free until she can choose consciously whether she will or will not be a mother,” Sanger said. Roe v. Wade prompted a national debate that continues today, about issues including whether and to what extent abortion should be legal, who should decide the legality of abortion, what methods the Supreme Court should use in constitutional adjudication, and what the role should be of religious and moral views in the political sphere. Roe v. Wade reshaped national politics, dividing much of the United States into pro-choice and pro-life camps, while activating grassroots movements on both sides. Planned Parenthood Pasadena and San Gabriel Valley works every day to reduce unintended pregnancy and keep women healthy. Planned Parenthood health centers across the country provide accurate information about contraceptive methods, comprehensive sexual health education for youth and adults, and access to the full range of reproductive health services. Nationwide, these efforts prevent an estimated 684,000 unintended pregnancies and 325,000 abortions every year.

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Governor Brown to lead trade and investment mission to the People’s Republic of China Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. Thursday announced that he will lead a trade and investment mission to The People’s Republic of China in April 2013 to increase direct investment in California, build sales by California businesses and strengthen ties between the world’s second and ninth largest economies. “California’s exports are booming and our place in the world economy has never been stronger. Our ties with The People’s Republic of China in particular are deep—from the Chinese immigrants crossing the Pacific in 1848 to hosting China’s next President in Los Angeles last February,” said Governor Brown in his State of the State Address. “In April, I will lead a trade and investment mission to China with help from the Bay Area Council and officially open California’s new trade and investment office in Shanghai.”

He will be joined by a delegation of California business, economic development, investment and policy leaders on the mission, which will be organized by the Bay Area Council. As noted in his remarks, Governor Brown will re-establish California’s formal trade presence in China for the first time since 2003 by opening California’s new trade and investment office in Shanghai. The trip follows a year of significant diplomatic exchanges between the State of California and the People’s Republic of China. In February 2012 Governor Brown welcomed His Excellency Xi Jinping, Vice President of the People’s Republic of China, to California. During the visit Governor Brown announced his intention to visit China, open a trade office and form a ChinaCalifornia working group;

met privately with Vice President Xi; spoke at the China/U.S. Economic Trade Forum; and held a round table with U.S. and Chinese governors, Vice President Xi and Vice President Joe Biden. In May 2012 the Governor’s senior advisor on jobs and business development Mike Rossi convened the inaugural Joint Economic Committee between California and China’s Jiangsu Province. In July 2012 Governor Brown’s Secretary for Food and Agriculture, Karen Ross, hosted a Chinese delegation led by the Vice Minister of China’s Ministry of Commerce, Mr. Wang Chao. And in December, the Governor’s Executive Secretary Nancy McFadden hosted a Chinese delegation led by Deputy Governor Xia Geng of Shandong Province. Additional details and a full itinerary will be released in coming weeks.


City of Bell makeover – At least on the Web The City of Bell successfully launched a new official city website, www.cityofbell. org, further demonstrating its commitment to implement good government and best practices by bringing online transparency to City Hall functions and enhancing the provision of information to the community. The new City website features a “Transparency” drop-down option on its main navigation bar that centralizes City documents for easy access including the City of Bell Checkbook; upto-date employee salaries; contracts with vendors; as well as financial and election materials. Also prominently displayed on the home page are colorful icons for those most frequently requested City services. “The new City of Bell website launch is an important tool in our effort to move the City forward and enhance transparency to City Hall functions”, stated Bell Mayor Ali Saleh. “We have brought City Hall to residents’ front door providing detailed information about local government and its’


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who along with his fellow film producers, Steven Spielberg and Gerard R. Molen brought us the film “Schindler’s List,” which remains to this day as the definitive movie of all time depicting the atrocities of the Holocaust and a German businessman named Oskar Schindler who saved thousands of Polish-Jewish refugees through his human acts of kindness. In 2005 the United Nations General Assembly designated the date of January 27th as International Holocaust Remembrance Day and the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau. It is on this day that every member state of the United Nations has an obligation to honor the victims of the Holocaust and to develop educational programs to help prevent future genocides.”

Tickets for the event are $25 each and can be purchased by calling The MENSCH International Foundation at 760-416-3685 or online at Free Parking will be provided for the event in the Writer Guild Theater’s adjacent parking garage structure located on south Wilshire Boulevard on the west side of Doheny Drive in Beverly Hills, CA. During the course of the evening Branko Lustig will reminisce about his days in Auschwitz and his historic acceptance speech at the 1993 Academy Awards when he received the Best Picture Oscar along with fellow producers Steven Spielberg and Gerard R. Molen for the film “Schindler’s List” by saying: “My number was A3317. I am a Holocaust survivor. It’s a long

way from Auschwitz to this stage. I want to thank everyone who helped me to come so far. People died in front of me at the camps. Their last words were: ‘Be a witness of my murder.’ Together we journeyed by helping Steven to make this movie. I hope I fulfilled my obligation to the innocent victims of the Holocaust. In the name of the six million Jews killed in the Shoah, and other Nazi victims, I want to thank everyone who acknowledged this movie. Thank you.” On May 2, 2011, Lustig returned to barrack No. 24 at Auschwitz, at the age of 78, to celebrate his bar mitvah (rite of passage), which he missed as a 13-year-old boy growing up, having been deported from his Croatian hometown to the death camp at the age of 10.

services – information that can be conveniently accessed 24/7. By creating a new space in the virtual Bell neighborhood we’ve also relieved long lines at public counters while enabling residents to easily find recreation classes for their children, download City applications and forms, and submit public records request directly to the City Clerk. This new website isn’t just a stark contrast to the past; it’s a complete 360 degree turn that clearly demonstrates our continued commitment to transparency”. Last spring, the City conducted a thorough Request For Proposal (RFP) process for Website Design Development and chose Vision Internet, a Los Angeles-based website design firm as the preferred candidate. Vision Internet worked closely with the City to model a website that would become a standard for other agencies to emulate. The City also sought website transparency guides in this effort, including those written by the Sunshine Review and the Institute For Local Government, non-profit organizations that seek to

promote ethics and transparency in government. The new City of Bell website builds Transparency in a number of languages and with diverse communities through the use of Google Translator, an online feature which can translate the website’s content into 64 languages making it available not only to residents within the City of Bell, but beyond its borders. For those members of the community who do not have internet or computer access, the City continues to provide free public access computers at all City facilities including parks, the Bell Community Center and the Bell Technology Center. Residents are invited to stop in and explore the new website. In the coming months, the new City of Bell website will continue to evolve as up-to-date information is uploaded, and both social media platforms and increased functionality are incorporated to reflect the Council’s resolve to transparency and best practices. (Website designs included in attached document)

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The property has 5 units on the lot. Lot is rm32 can build 7 units condominium (check with city). Also 70 & 80 s. Vinedo ave pasadena 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 200 sqft have new project for 22 units condominium in plan check review process. You can buy all 3 parcels for $3,888.000.(V60) CENTURY 21 LUDECKE INC (626) 445-0123



House with 3 units. Front house is 2 bedrooms, 1 bath. Plus three 2 bedroom, 1 bath apartments in the hills of El Sereno adjacent to South Pasadena. (D3910) CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451 WWW.C21VILLAGE.COM



The property has 10 units for sale it is; 70 & 80 s. Vinedo ave pasadena ca 91107. Lot is rm32 -100 x 200 sqft can build 14 units condominium (check with city). Also 60 s vinedo ave pasadena for sale &1,288,000. The property has 5 units. Lot is rm32 -9997 sqft can build 7 units condominium (check with city).Total 3 parcels (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



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



Single Level Ranch style on a cul-de-sac street with 3 bedrooms, 2 ½ baths, family room, detached double garage, pool. (W307) CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451 WWW.C21VILLAGE.COM



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



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 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



Breath taking! Temple city school. Granite floors, cathedral ceiling, top quality & extraordinary architectural design, family & living room w/fireplace, central air and heating, formal dining room, master suite w/steam room, office, bonus room and bar, beautiful gormet kitchen w/granite coutertops and center island, a must see.(L5924) CENTURY 21 LUDECKE INC WWW.C21LUDECKE.COM (626) 445-0123





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 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 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





Front unit is 2 bed/1 ba and was totally remodeled in 2001w/ new roof, copper plumbing and new electrical wiring, C/A and heat washer/dryer hookup. Back unit is a duplex with 3 bed/2ba each, built in 1989 w/remodeled kitchen and baths and have 2 car attached garage. Each has own washer/dryer hook up in garage. Walking distance to schools, parks, markets and transportation. This is a well maintained triplex, great for income property. (DEL) CENTURY 21 EARLL, LTD. (626) 301-1888

Updated single level end unit on a tree lined street with 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, formal dining, breakfast room in large kitchen, FA/CA, large patio and two car garage. New flooring, carpet, interior paint, smooth ceilings, dishwasher. Gated entrance. (M286) CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451 WWW.C21VILLAGE.COM M ity E -4P le C US . 1 mp HO SUN ., Te N E . & ve OP SAT rly A e lov 3C 3 45



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This home features 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1,700 sq. ft. of living space. Shows very well, close to shopping centers and schools. 2 car garage. Property is located on a corner lot must see to appreciate.(M3702) CENTURY 21 LUDECKE INC WWW.C21LUDECKE.COM (626) 445-0123


Beautiful townhome located in Orange Grove Village, near Rose Bowl and downtown Pasadena. Offering 2 master bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, open living room with fireplace, dining room, remodeled kitchen, hardwood flooring. Cozy den, private patio. (O338) CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451 626-355-1451 WWW.C21VILLAGE.COM


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)



Remodeled one level 3 bedroom, 2 bath, 1,361 sq.ft. home. Featuring living room, dining area, laundry room, covered patio, attached two car garage, RV parking, yard all on a 6,771 sq.ft. lot. Move in Ready! CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451 626-355-1451 WWW.C21VILLAGE.COM



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









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

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) CENTURY 21 EARLL, LTD. (626) 301-1888

Beautiful home remodeled throughout! 2 beds, 1 bath, open floor plan bright and airy. New kitchen with granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances. Double pane windows, new roof, central air and heat, crown moldings, recess lighting and hardwood floors. 2 car garage, spa, and brick fireplace.(C4533) CENTURY 21 LUDECKE INC (626) 445-0123 WWW.C21LUDECKE.COM

Beautiful 3 bedroom, 2 bath home available in comfortable neighborhood. Features kitchen with plenty of storage, formal dining area, French doors, master bedroom, beautiful pool, spacious yard. Solar panels will save you on your electric bill. Garage. Walk to Marrakesh Country Club & Show Mountain Golf Club. (T73354) CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451 WWW.C21VILLAGE.COM

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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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Spectacular Views! This beautiful home boast 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, 2,198 sq. ft. of living space. living room w/ hardwood floors, glass sliding door to balcony. Kitchen features wide open floor-plan w/island and built-in appliances, dining room off kitchen. Master suite w/ fireplace and balcony with magnificent view, including master bath w/separate shower and spa tub. Oversize 2-car garage at street parking.(J4145) CENTURY 21 LUDECKE INC(626) 445-0123

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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


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