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Bear cub has mid afternoon snack in Duarte home Temple Station received a 9-1-1 call from a female reporting that a bear cub entered her residential window and was seen on the kitchen counter and helped himself to a late afternoon snack. The resident ran to a second floor bathroom and locked the door. Several units responded to Please see page 5

PCC instructor named “Preschool Teacher of the Year” Pasadena City College is proud to announce that adjunct faculty instructor of Social Sciences, Antonio Garza Jr., has been named “Preschool Teacher of the Year” by Los Angeles Universal Preschool (LAUP). Garza, along with five other Los Angeles County preschool teachers, was recently presented with the award during a celebration at the Globe Theatre in Universal Studios Hollywood. Garza, who was honored for his more than 10 years of service to special needs children, began his career at PCC’s Child Development Center before he became a Head Start teacher for the El Monte Unified School District. Garza is currently the preschool special Please see page 6

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Beverly Hills Bar Association presents 59th Annual California Supreme Court luncheon Featuring appearance and address on current state of judiciary by Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye

The Beverly Hills Bar Association (BHBA), in association with the Beverly Hills Bar Foundation and the Law Guild of Beverly Hills, hosts the 59th Annual Supreme Court Luncheon honoring the California Supreme Court on Tuesday, June 4, 2013, 11:30 a.m., at the Beverly Hills Hotel. Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye is attending and is providing remarks on the current state of the Judiciary. This is her third appearance at the BHBA’s perennial luncheon since becoming Chief Justice in 2011. Unlike previous years, the Supreme Court Associate Justices will not be in attendance. Due to fiscal constraints caused by the state’s budget cuts, this year the Court is not holding its usual June oral argument session in Los Angeles, around which the BHBA Supreme Court Luncheon has always been slated, but, instead, will remain in San Francisco, where the court normally convenes.

Adam Winkler, professor of Constitutional Law at UCLA and author of “Gunfight: The Battle Over the Right To Bear Arms in America,” is the guest speaker. A specialist in constitutional law, his work has been cited in landmark Supreme Court cases, including opinions dealing with the Second Amendment and the rights of corporate political speech. “We are particularly pleased to have California’s Chief Justice CantilSakauye as our honored guest this year, especially in light of the state’s fiscal constraints,” said BHBA President John Rubiner. “While we will miss having the opportunity to thank the Associate Justices of the Supreme Court in person for their commitment and service to the citizens of our state, this is an invaluable opportunity for the legal community to hear the Chief Justice’s remarks on the current state of the JuPlease see page 4

Winners announced for the 2nd Annual Jerry Herman Awards Arcadia High School actor takes grand prize The Nederlander Organization and Pantages Theatre, Hollywood are proud to announce major winners in all categories from the 2nd Annual Jerry Herman Awards, which took place on Sunday May 19th at Pantages Theatre. Grand prize winning stuPlease see page 6

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Alhambra Police Dept. fights crime with ‘Predictive Policing’ BY DENA BURROUGHS Since January of this year, the Alhambra Police Department (APD) has been policing the streets aided by new cutting-edge technology called “Predictive Policing” (PredPol). “PredPol is one more tool to prevent crime,” explained Field Services Captain Elliot Kase. “Based on current crime data, the program can pinpoint areas where there is a higher probability that a crime may occur on a specific day of the week or a particular time of day.” PredPol concerns itself with what the officers know as “Part 1 crimes” - property crimes such as residential burglaries and stolen vehicles. It can not predict erratic behavior (knife

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Continuing a public-private partnership, the Board of Supervisors approved a 20-year agreement with the Los Angeles County Arboretum Foundation for the operation of the Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden. Effective July 1, 2013, the agreement enhances operations at the 127-acre historical garden and botanic garden famed for its colorful displays of plants from all over the world -- including a number of rare and endangered species. Located at 301 North Baldwin Avenue in Arcadia, the Arboretum is open daily

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Governor Brown deploys search and rescue teams to OK In the wake of the devastating tornado that hit Oklahoma Monday, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. directed the California Emergency Management Agency (CalEMA) to deploy specialists from California’s Urban Search & Rescue teams to assist in response and recovery efforts. At the request of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), six specialists from five California-based national Urban Search and Rescue Task Forces are on their way to help coordinate and support operations conducted by national task forces from Nebraska, Tennessee and Texas. “Our thoughts are with the communities impacted by Monday’s tornado and

we stand ready to assist,” said Governor Brown. The six specialists from California include two representatives from the Los Angeles County Fire Department and one each from the Los Angeles City Fire Department, Oakland Fire Department, Sacramento City Fire Department and Orange County Fire Authority. “We are monitoring the situation closely, are in contact with FEMA and will coordinate additional support if requested,” said California Emergency Management Agency (CalEMA) Secretary Mark Ghilarducci. Eight California-based Urban Search and Rescue Task Forces—each composed of 70 or more personnel—participate in the National Urban Search and Rescue

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By Emani Payne Thursday Morning at approximately 2:47 am the Monterey Park Fire Department, alongside units from Alhambra and Los Angeles County fire departments, responded to 450 Monterey Pass Road for a reported structure fire. Monterey Park fire units initiated an aggressive fire attack, which was carried out by four engine companies, two truck companies and one rescue ambulance crew. The fire units faced heavy fires in a front storage

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The Social Whirl Greater Los Angeles Zoo Association's 43rd Annual Beastly Ball Fundraiser The Greater Los Angeles Zoo Association’s (GLAZA) 43rd Annual Beastly Ball, celebrating the Zoo’s forthcoming Rainforest of the Americas habitat and honoring Wells Fargo and actress Pauley Perrette, is set for Saturday, June 15, 2013, 6 p.m., under the stars at the Los Angeles Zoo, announces GLAZA President Connie Morgan. Beastly Ball guests, invited to dress in casual or safari attire, stroll through the Zoo after hours observing its inhabitants, watching animal feedings, chatting with keepers, viewing small animals up close, enjoying entertainment by Central and South American music groups, dancing, and dining on bountiful fare provided by some of L.A.’s most popular restaurants. Also featured are silent and live auctions comprised of hundreds of remarkable items and one-of-a-kind opportunities, with comedian Jimmy Pardo serving as MC and auctioneer. New this year is “Bash Before The Ball”,

a pre-party soiree featuring animals, hors d’oeuvres, cocktails and a “meet and greet” wit Perrette. The Beastly Ball, known as “one of L.A.’s biggest and most popular fund-raisers” (Fox News) and “one of the best parties in Los Angeles” (KCBS/KCAL TV News), traditionally attracts 1,000 + attendees and raises more than $1 million annually. Among the vast array of auction items are a Hawaiian getaway in a beachside villa on Kona’s Anaehoomalu Bay; an evening with GLAZA Co-Chairman Betty White, who leads a backstage tour of Rainforest of the Americas followed by a cocktail party among the animals; a private luxury suite at STAPLES Center for one Lakers game, one Kings game, and one Clippers game, including parking passes and a dinner buffet with cocktails; and an African safari with travel in opulent comfort on Turkish Airlines with a stay in lavish tented camps under the stars.


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Mike Gatto’s bill to protect local governments from dog park liability passes assembly Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Los Angeles) proves who’s top dog as his bill to help local governments create dog parks for their residents passed the Assembly Floor Monday with a bipartisan vote of 75-0. Gatto’s AB 265 limits the liability that cities and counties face when operating dog parks and protects them from litigants who claim, for example, that they were unaware of the potential dangers of such parks. Concerned City Councilmember Laura Friedman first stressed the idea of the bill arguing that liability concerns were preventing cities from opening more dog parks.

“I approached Assemblyman Gatto in the fall and am glad to see real action to address this problem for Glendale and other cities” said Friedman. Real action is correct as the bill has already begun receiving high praise from leaders within the community. Burbank City Councilman Jess Talamantes explains the significance of the bill for decision makers stating that “Assemblyman Gatto’s bill provides greater certainty that Burbank’s potential future investment in a dog park will not come back to bite us.” AB 265’s Republican Co-author, Assemblyman Brian Maien-

schein (R-San Diego), who served for eight years on the San Diego City Council, expressed similar sentiments, saying “this bill would have made my life significantly easier when I was on the San Diego City Council and trying to site a dog park.” Jennifer Fearing of The Humane Society of the United States also echoed the importance of dog parks and the passing of this bill stating “The Humane Society is glad for an opportunity to support a bill with the noble goal of nurturing the human-animal bond.” The bill now moves to the Senate for further consideration.

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diciary.” More than 50 California judicial officers and other dignitaries are slated to attend the Beverly Hills Bar Association’s annual Supreme Court Luncheon, a tradition that began in 1954, providing Southern California lawyers and jurists an opportunity to get together outside of the courtroom. In addition to Chief Justice Cantil-Sakauye, the other members of the California Supreme Court include Associate Justices Joyce L. Kennard, Marvin R. Baxter, Kathryn Mickle Werdegar, Ming W. Chin, Carol A. Corrigan and Goodwin H. Liu. Proceeds from the event benefit the Beverly Hills Bar Foundation scholarship program, which provides scholarships to economically disadvantaged, academically qualified law students. This year, scholarships are being presented to seven local law school students: Andrea Yamsuan of Loyola Law School; Sarah Yance of Pepperdine University School of Law; DeAndre Aubry from Southwestern University School of Law; Amalia Beckner, Scott Sia and Theresa Zhen of UCLA School of Law; and Jennifer Cohen from USC Gould School of Law. In addition, the BHBA recognizes Jason Pang from the UCLA School of Law, who won the BHBA’s 4th Annual “Rule of Law Essay Writing Competition” for

his paper titled “Presidential Non Enforcement and the Rule of Law.” Scholarship Donors ($6,000) are Girardi | Keese; Greines, Martin, Stein & Richland LLP; Law Offices of Lisa L. Maki; Shernoff Bidart Echeverria Bentley LLP; and the USC Gould School of LawBeverly Hills Bar Association Institute on Entertainment Law and Business. Champions of Justice Donors ($3,500) include Bird, Marella, Boxer, Wolpert, Nessim, Drooks & Lincenberg, APC; Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP; Greenberg Glusker; Oldman, Cooley, Sallus, Gold, Birnberg & Coleman LLP; Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi L.L.P.; Torrey Pines Bank; and Valensi Rose, PLC. Supreme Court Luncheon Affinity Partner/Member Benefit Provider/Sponsors are Elkins Jones Insurance Agency, Inc.; LexisNexis; Matloff Life and Health Insurance; and West Coast Archives. The Beverly Hills Bar Association, founded in 1931, is the fifth largest bar association in California, with more than 5,500 members. Its mission is to serve its members, to lead the legal profession and to advocate for justice in the community. Its wide range of community outreach programs, many of which are supported by Beverly Hills Bar Foundation grants, include Wills For Heroes, a

free program to provide wills to fire fighters, policemen and first responders; Roxbury Park Legal Clinic, a monthly program providing free legal information to the community; The High School Blue Car Project, to teach high school students about the law; free programs for Victims of Domestic Violence; the ABA Tolerance through Education Program that teaches third graders about tolerance and equality; Samoshel, prepare meals for the Samoshel Shelter once a month; “And Justice For All,” a series of programs covering a variety of topical legal issues; Tax Court Pro Se Assistance, in which BHBA members volunteer to assist tax payers – at no cost – who are representing themselves before the Tax Court; the Lawyer Referral and Information Service, which matches individuals with specific legal matters with qualified attorneys with appropriate specialties; and the Mandatory Fee Arbitration Program, which resolves fee disputes between clients and attorneys. Tickets to the Beverly Hills Bar Association’s Supreme Court Luncheon are $145 per person ($170 after May 24). The Beverly Hills Hotel is located at 9641 Sunset Boulevard, Beverly Hills, CA 90210. For tickets and information, please call (310) 6012422 or visit www.bhba. org.

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Summer fun at Bahia Resort Hotel in San Diego By Greg Aragon Bahia Resort Hotel has been a slice of paradise on San Diego’s Mission Bay for more than 50 years. With lush gardens and swaying palm trees, Mississippi paddlewheel boats and sprawling beach-front charm, the resort makes a great escape from life’s doldrums. Last week a friend and I snuck away to Bahia for a memorable mini-vacation. Our getaway began near Sea World, when we found ourselves rounding beautiful Mission Bay, with its luxury hotels, tiny harbors, and spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean. When we got to Bahia, we parked beside a small tropical forest surrounding a large pond with two seals, and then checked into the lobby. In our suite overlooking the bay, we found a spacious living area, with a sofa, love seat, large TV, office desk and a kitchenette with a sink, refrigerator, granite counter tops and a coffee maker. There was also a spacious

bathroom, and a separate bedroom with two double beds and another flat screen TV, and free high-speed Internet. The suite’s most attractive feature was the balcony overlooking Mission Bay, where we sat watching kayakers and paddle boarders drift past and fishermen cast their lines in the deep blue water. Outside the room we enjoyed the rest of the 314room Bahia Hotel property, which sits on a secluded 14acre peninsula, with one mile of white sandy beach. One of our favorite spots was at the seal pond, watching Billy and Gracie, the resident seals who moved to Bahia from Sea World when they became blind and could not be released into the wild safely. The black and tan pair are fed twice a day, providing a fun environment for guests of all ages. Another cool attraction is the Bahia Belle, the resort’s “turn of the century” Mississippi-style sternwheeler. Offering cruises across Mission Bay between Bahia and sister property, The Catamaran Resort Hotel and Spa, the boat features fun

and romantic sailings, with live music, cocktail parties and themed cruises. Guests staying at either hotel may enjoy complimentary rides around Mission Bay. Near the Belle, we rented paddle boards and practiced our balance on long surf boards, oaring our way through the calm bay and getting a great arm workout in the process. Back on dry land we strolled through the property’s winding paths, lined with thick tropical gardens, well manicured lawns and trickling streams. Along the way, we encountered friendly ducks, wondering across the shuffleboard courtyard. For dinner, we experienced Café Bahia, the resort’s signature Mediterranean-inspired restaurant. Nestled in tropical gardens, Café Bahia serves Southern California cuisine, with a flair for fresh grilled seafood and prime steaks. Our meal began on the patio with Corona beers, a jumbo shrimp cocktail, and fried cherry pepper calamari with tangy meyer lemon aioli. Next I had a tender blackened, Cajun-styled salmon, topped with an exciting

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back on a wonderful day. In the morning, I worked out at the fitness center and relaxed in the Jacuzzi, while my friend swam in the heated junior Olympic pool, which is surrounded by palm trees. We then walked to nearby Belmont Park (www., which is located on the Mission Beach and features shopping, restaurants and amusement park rides. While here we rode the Giant Dipper Roller Coaster, one of two original oceanfront roller coasters still operating

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on the west coast. Besides all the regular fun at Bahia, the resort also offer numerous activities such as a video arcade and family movie nights for kids and their parents, bicycles, a Saturday all-you-can-eat “shrimp feast,” and various themed dining nights and cruises. Bahia Resort Hotel is located at 998 West Mission Bay Drive, San Diego, CA 92109. For more information and current specials, call (858) 488-0551 or visit: www.

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mango salsa, and served with mushroom risotto and blue lake beans almondine; and my friend devoured the Sriracha-glazed meat loaf, with pork, veal, and Angus beef, served with red bliss smashed potatoes and roasted corn off the cob. After dinner we had a nightcap at the Tangier Lounge, located next to the Café Bahia. Here in a Moroccan-influenced room with palm fronds, belt-driven fans and live piano bar, we sipped martinis and looked

chances that a crime may occur are higher. The program was devel¬oped over the course of six years with the collaboration of police officers, mathema-ticians, anthropologists, and criminologists that worked with computer science and anthropological research conducted at Santa Clara Uni¬versity and at UCLA. The APD has already

seen the advantages of its use, having caught car burglars red-handedly and interrupted other delinquencies in progress in areas predicted by PredPol. The APD is the first in Southern California to implement the program city-wide. The LAPD is also utilizing it, although not yet across the entire department.

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Chinese activist Wu Lihong refused National Hamburger Day - May 28 a good time also happens to be National Pasadena and Alhambra as a passport to accept award in L.A. to beItinisthealways Dog Haus, Pasa- Hamburger Day! On this well as Dog Haus Biergarten China’s environmental activist Wu Lihong has been refused a passport by the government of China to go to Los Angeles to accept an award from Visual Artists Guild. Visual Artists Guild is a human rights organization which champions the right of freedom of speech and expression. After Mr. Wu was refused a passport, his wife and daughter applied for a passport but have yet to receive one. The award ceremony is scheduled for this Sunday, May 26, 2013 at Golden Dragon Restaurant in Los Angeles Chinatown.

Without giving a reason, the school where Mr. Wu’ daughter is attending changed her dissertation date from May 19 to May 27, the date after Visual Artists Guild’s award ceremony. This change affects not only Mr. Wu’s daughter but all her classmates as well. Mr. Wu has been active for more than two decades about the pollution of Lake Tai, China’s third largest fresh water lake. He was named “Environmental Warrior” by China’s National Peoples Congress in 2005. When Mr. Wu continued his crusade about Lake Tai, he was sentenced to three years

in prison on some trumped up charges in August, 2007. It was also reported in Australian Financial Review that Mr. Wu was offered “compensation” if “ his family did not attend the award ceremony and even suggested they could find a job for his daughter”. This series of attempts to block Mr. Wu family from coming to Los Angeles to accept the award follows China’s government release of a white paper this month stating that “China is working hard to build a beautiful country and earnestly guaranteeing the citizens’ environmental rights and interests.”

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education teacher for the Hacienda La Puente Unified School District, where he teaches students with moderate to severe autism in a self-contained classroom. Garza said that most of the preschoolers begin his program with little to no language, significant behavior challenges, and little awareness of the world. Some of

his methods of improving development skills include playing the guitar to his students. “It is an indescribable feeling to witness firsthand the development of a child who has missed crucial milestones in his or her life, and when given the appropriate intervention, individuals with autism have the potential to change the direction

of their lives,” Garza said. Garza graduated from California State University, Los Angeles with a Bachelor of Arts in Child Development, and a Master of Arts in Early Childhood Special Education. “It has been an honor to be asked back by both of my alma maters to teach and influence new generation of teachers,” Garza said.

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dena and Alhambra’s go to eatery for an exciting and delicious variety of gourmet hot dogs burgers, sausages and more. But this month, there are even more aMAYzing reasons In honor of National Hamburger Month and National Egg Month, both in May, Dog Haus is offering eggcelent deals on Tuesday May 28, 2013, which

very important holiday, Dog Haus is serving up its signature Freiburger (100% natural Black Angus beef burger topped with white American cheese, fresh cut French Fries, Haus Slaw, Fried Egg and Mayo) for only $5.00 as well as free egg toppings on any item. The offer is valid from open to close at all three location; Dog Haus in

in Old Pasadena. Seems like breakfast, lunch and dinner are covered! For more information about Dog Haus, visit or call 626.796.HAUS. 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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dents of a $1,000 cash prize and all-expense paid trip to New York City for a chance to compete in The National High School Musical Theatre Awards in July are Anthony Nappier from Arcadia High School (“The Drowsy Chaperone”) and Natalia Vivino from Santa Susana High School (“13 the Musical”). Runners up for the evening included Gabriella Certo and Aaron Jacob from Chaminade College Preparatory, Mason Alexander from Ramon C. Cortes High School, and Katherine Steele from Agoura High School. Other awards recipients for the evening included Trevor Berger (Chaminade) and Kelsey Reynolds (John Burroughs) for Best Actor and Actress respectively, Agoura High School (The Phantom of the Opera) for Best Orchestra, Claremont High School (The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee) for Best Ensemble, Oak Park High School (Les Miserables) for Best Musical Direction, Milken High School (Monty Python’s Spamalot) for Best Technical Crew. A very special award was presented to host George Pennacchio for his Major Contribution to Arts Awareness and Support in the Southland. This award was

presented to him by Pantages Theatre General Manager Martin Wiviott and long-time friend, actress Ruta Lee. Personalities from the worlds of Broadway, film & television performed and presented at the 2nd Annual awards ceremony, celebrating its first year on the stage of Pantages Theatre. Presenters included Obba Babatunde, Shoshana Bean, Kevin Chamberlin, Sam Harris, Tracie Thoms & Steven Weber. Judges for the evening included John Bowab, Nancy Dussault, Karen Morrow along with Cathy Rigby and Kenny Ortega both of whom presented awards as well. The awards show also included production numbers from four participating high school productions this season. Performances included Arcadia High School performing “Toledo Surprise” from The Drowsy Chaperone, Calabasas High School performing “Cool” from West Side Story, Royal High School performing “Not for the Life of Me” from Thoroughly Modern Millie and Hollywood High School performing “96,000” from In The Heights. The 3rd Annual Jerry Herman Awards will take place on Sunday June 1st, 2014.

The Jerry Herman Awards is a local celebration dedicated to recognizing, encouraging, and rewarding achievements and excellence in high school musical theatre. It is the local award ceremony for The National High School Musical Theatre Awards, also known as The Jimmy’s, which take place annually at the Minskoff Theatre on Broadway in New York City. Every year two students are sent to New York to represent Los Angeles at The Jimmy’s to participate in a week long workshop and compete for the coveted Jimmy Award, named after the owner of the Pantages Theatre: James M. Nederlander. Instituted by The Nederlander Organization, The Jerry Herman Awards is an initiative with the goal to stimulate new partnerships between theatres and the schools in Los Angeles while engaging entire families in the activities of their children and contributing to the development of future audiences for live performing arts. The Jerry Herman Awards will focus much needed attention on the meaningful work being done by today’s dedicated teachers and celebrate kids with wide ranging talents on and off the stage.

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of Roses has announced “Dreams Come True” as the theme for the 125th Rose Parade. Glendale first entered the Tournament in 1911, and is the second longest municipal entry in the parade’s history. On March 5, 2013, the Glendale City Council approved a $150,000 float design and construction budget for Glendale’s 100th year anniversary in the 125th Rose Parade. Along with private donations from the community, the City is also seeking

corporate sponsors for this year’s float. Corporate sponsors will have a seat on the Design Selection Committee and will help determine the design of this year’s float. All funds raised will be used to offset the City’s cost of the float. For more information on how to donate, the rules for the raffle drawing and the Rose Float Sponsor Package, please go to www. Donations may be tax deductible. Please consult with your

tax advisor. Checks can be made payable to: City of Glendale, Community Services & Parks Department 141 North Glendale Avenue, Room 346 Glendale, CA 91206 Please reference the term “2014 Rose Float Donation” on the check. For more information about the float or the fund, contact Patty Betancourt at (818) 548-2792 or

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State Schools Chief Tom Torlakson announces funding for school construction and modernization projects

California home sales and prices spring higher in April; median price posts five-year high, A.A.R. reports Fueled by high demand and tight inventory, California home sales and prices both experienced strong increases in April, with the median price surpassing the $400,000-mark for the first time in five years, the Arcadia Association of REALTORS® reported. “California’s housing market maintained its momentum in April, getting the spring home-buying season off to a good start,” said 2013 A.A.R. President Andy Bencosme. “Southern California regions such as Los Angeles, Orange County, and San Diego led the way in both month-tomonth and year-over-year sales increases, while sales in the Bay Area region as a whole posted a healthy monthly gain but dipped slightly from last year.” Closed escrow sales of existing, single-family detached homes in California totaled a seasonally adjusted annualized rate of 423,510 units in April, according to information collected from the California Association of REALTORS ® from more

than 90 local REALTOR® associations and MLSs statewide. Sales in April were up 1.3 percent from a revised 417,880 in March but down 3.7 percent from a revised 439,770 in April 2012. The statewide sales figure represents what would be the total number of homes sold during 2013 if sales maintained the April pace throughout the year. It is adjusted to account for seasonal factors that typically influence home sales. The statewide median price of an existing, single-family detached home climbed 6.3 percent from March’s revised median price of $378,960 to $402,760 in April, signaling the first time since April 2008 that the statewide median price has exceeded the $400,000 mark (and was the highest since then). April’s price was up 28.9 percent from a revised $312,500 recorded in April 2012, marking 14 straight months of annual price increases and the tenth consecutive month of double-digit annual gains. The median sales price is the point at

which half of homes sold for more and half sold for less; it is influenced by the types of homes selling as well as a general change in values. “The upsurge in the median price continues to be driven by an increase in sales in the upper- price range, where low inventory is less of an issue,” said A.A.R. Executive Vice President Andrew Cooper. “Over the past year, home sales in the $500,000-andhigher market segment posted a year-over-year gain of 35 percent on average, which contributed to an increase in the statewide median price of nearly 30 percent from the previous year.” Other key facts of C.A.R.’s April 2013 resale housing report include: The available supply of homes for sale was essentially unchanged from March, but was down markedly from a year ago. The April Unsold Inventory Index for existing, single-family detached homes was 2.8 months in April, down from 2.9 months in

March, and down from 4.2 months in April 2012. The index indicates the number of months needed to sell the supply of homes on the market at the current sales rate. A six- to seven-month supply is considered normal. Increased market competition has significantly driven down the time on market compared with a year ago. Homes sold more quickly in April, with the median number of days it took to sell a singlefamily home decreasing to 27.9 days in April, down from 29.4 days in March and down from a revised 48 days for the same period a year ago. Mortgage rates dipped in April, with the 30-year fixed-mortgage interest rate averaging 3.45 percent, down from 3.57 percent in March 2013 and down from 3.91 percent in April 2012, according to Freddie Mac. Adjustable-mortgage interest rates were flat from March, averaging 2.63 percent in April, but down from 2.78 percent in April 2012.

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson announced today that the State Allocation Board (SAB) disbursed more than $519 million for 230 school construction and modernization projects across 92 school districts, county offices of education, and charter schools throughout the state. “Our schools are community centerpieces and play a key role in preparing young people for the future,” Torlakson said. “Local districts now have additional resources to bring to bear on constructing and rebuilding schools, which in turn creates jobs and improves our students’ chances for success.” Torlakson’s Schools of the Future Initiative lays out the framework for “21st century learning” through the construc-

tion and modernization of school facilities, utilization of new technology, energy efficiency, and facilities for science and career technology education. The State Superintendent is one of 10 members of the SAB, which meets monthly to allocate state matching funds for the construction of new classrooms, the modernization of existing schools, and other programs to improve learning environments, and adopts policies and regulations regarding SAB programs. The funds allocated by the SAB are from voter-approved general obligation bonds that cannot be used for school operational expenses. For the complete list of allocations, go to the State Allocation Board’s online agenda, click on the “Action Items” tab, and see page 11.

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When calling patients we use data generated from our proprietary Download on Demand® software. This takes the raw data streams from patient’s modems, parses the data to produce compliance reports containing key data points and a graph that our clinicians use so that they can have an intelligent conversation with the patient based on that patient’s actual use of their equipment. Of course patients can (and do!) call in to our patient care center for help and advice from our clinicians at any time.

is what really sets us apart from the pack. Our licensed respiratory professionals (respiratory therapists and registered sleep techs) work with patients from the time of setup and throughout their therapy with one goal in mind…to ensure they quickly adapt to their therapy and stay compliant over time.

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was carefully designed to achieve this. The first step of the program is for one of our licensed respiratory therapists to complete the setup faceto-face with the patient, either in their home or their doctor’s office, usually within 72 hours of approval. Our R/T will set the machine to the prescription and then educate the patient on its use, care and maintenance. And educate the patient on what to expect over the first days and weeks of their therapy. We set up all patients on the highest quality machines fitted with wireless modems (regardless of insurance). And we leave the modems on the machine indefinitely so as to be

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Our goal is to have happy, compliant patients while taking the brunt of the every-day questions patients invariably have. This relieves the burden from our referring physician’s offices who otherwise have to deal with this call volume, and depending on the experience of the doctor in this field, may not be able to answer typical questions the patient has regarding equipment issues (e.g. how to fix a leaking mask).


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The prescribing doctor receives documentation by eFax (or electronically via EMR system integration), starting with confirmation of receipt of the referral through every touch we have with the patient. This includes a copy of the 2-page compliance reports containing our Download on Demand® data and a copy of the notes made by our clinician during a call. Our proprietary systems automate the flow of documentation keeping referring doctors completely informed about their patients’ progress and ensure physicians have the documentation they need for follow-up consultations with their patients.

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Built in 2006 this beautiful custom single story home with 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, cathedral ceilings, living room, family room with fireplace, formal dining, large gourmet kitchen, walk-in pantry, pull down stairs to attic, laundry room, 3 car detached garage, studio/ workshop with 2 large rooms and ½ bath. (R440) CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451 WWW.C21VILLAGE.COM



Beautiful private secluded home with 3 bedrooms, 2 baths. One level 2,371 sq.ft. home on huge 18,750 sq.ft. lot. Country kitchen with breakfast counter. Living room with beautiful fireplace. Hardwood flooring and carpeting throughout. Patio’s and sports court. Oversized two car detached garage. (O39) CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451 WWW.C21VILLAGE.COM

Beautiful Home with Guest Studio. Surround by Mature trees and beautiful flowers. Well maintained by current owner. Has old world charm with updated, remodeled kitchen and baths, hardwood flooring throughout, crown molding. Spacious private master suite offers w/walk-in closet, large bay windows with sitting area. Brick fire place, high ceilings. Downstairs has 2 bedrooms and den. Guest Studio with its own entrance. CENTURY 21 LUDECKE INC (626) 445-0123




This home is situated in a wide cul-de-sac, on a large lot (over 15,000sf). Features include 4 bed/2 bath, living room with fireplace, dual pane windows, plantation shutters, central air, inside laundry and 2 car garage. Extra long driveway and a huge backyard. (CHE) CENTURY 21 EARLL, LTD. (626) 301-1888 (WWW.CENTURY21EARLL.COM)


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



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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







4 Bedrooms 2 Baths. 2 Story House with Two Fireplaces and a Balcony. 2 Car Detached Garage with a 14,832 Sq. Ft. Lot. (L14137)




2 bedroom, 1 bath home with a 2 car detached garage, living space 1027 sq. ft., lot size 14,844.(L14131)





Cute corner lot home with huge backyard. This 3 bedroom, 1.5 bathroom. Tile, wood and laminate flooring throughout. Large kitchen with plenty of cabinets and counter space. Dual pane windows keep the home cool in summer. Attached 2 car garage. (J7891) CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451 WWW.C21VILLAGE.COM



Adorable home east of Euclid. New flooring, new roof, central air and heat. Perfect starter home with 4 bedroom, 1.5 bath, detached 2 car garage. 1487 sq.ft. CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451 WWW.C21VILLAGE.COM


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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







Beautiful Craftsman Home in excellent condition, has been tastefully remodeled and features a large living room with brick fireplace and views of the mountains, gorgeous kitchen with custom cabinets, soapstone counter tops and more! The formal dining room has a large built-in china cabinet w/leaded glass doors. Upstairs you’ll find 3 bedrooms, 1 full bath, den. Basement, RV/ Trailer parking and a great front porch! This is a real gem! (SIE) CENTURY 21 EARLL, LTD. (626) 301-1888



Two Properties Sold together. Two story 3 bedroom, 2 bath house and 4 units with front unit 3 bedroom, 1 bath. Plus 3 back units are 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom each. Units are all in good condition. (A856) CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451 WWW.C21VILLAGE.COM


Don’t miss this charming single-level home in the Creekside Village area of Ontario with easy access to the 60 freeway. This home is in fantastic shape with newer windows throughout, updated kitchen, and a gorgeous bathroom that was part a large permitted addition. The attached garage is oversized and has laundry hook-ups. Association pool/spa, playground, tennis courts, and more. This could be a great starter home and/or investment opportunity. (EVE) CENTURY 21 EARLL, LTD. (626) 301-1888


Single level Tudor style 1,781 sq.ft. home with 3 bedrooms, office area, 2 baths, light and bright rooms, hardwood flooring, dining room, kitchen with eating area, living room, fireplace, patio, basement, 2 car detached garage. 5,902 sq.ft. lot. (B242) CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451 WWW.C21VILLAGE.COM



Beautiful spacious condo features 2bed/2ba with sweeping views. Living room with cozy fireplace, remodeled kitchen with custom cabinetry and gorgeous granite tops. Other features include recess lighting & crown-molding. The Master bedroom with balcony and private bathroom custom built shower, dual sinks, and walk-in closet. There are two single car garages. This home is Located in a gated community surrounding a private lake near APU & Citrus College. (LAK) CENTURY 21 EARLL, LTD. (626) 301-1888



Lovely, remodeled and upgraded single family home on quiet cul-desac. 3 bedrooms, 2 bath, nice kitchen with granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances, recessed lighting, central air and heat, nice and cozy fire place in living room. This home has a 2 car attached garage that was converted into a bonus/play room. Beautiful nice size grassy backyard, dog run and plenty of parking. This is a must see!!! (BAS) CENTURY 21 EARLL, LTD. (626) 301-1888 (WWW.CENTURY21EARLL.COM)

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Morgan Ranch beauty, 4 bed/3ba, kitche,, granite counters, double ovens. Hardwood floors with fireplace, dining room, family room w/ frpl, pool & spa. Wet bar, pantry, and one bedroom and ¾ ba. Second level offers 2 spacious bedrooms/1 full ba and a great master suite w/frpl, a lg bath with spa tub, and shower . 3 car spaces plus room for storage and a work shop. A key feature is the ELEVATOR from the garage to levels 1 and 2 for easy access. (CUM) CENTURY 21 EARLL, LTD. (626) 301-1888









Front unit is 2 bed/1 ba and was totally remodeled in 2001 w/new roof, copper plumbing and new electrical wiring, C/Aand 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 LUDECKE INC (626) 445-0123

Two Story New Custom Home. You will love the Top Quality Architectural Design. This home offers Huge Living room, Formal Dining Room, Fireplace, Top of the line Kitchen w/granite counters, center island and granite floors. 4 bedrooms includes Two Master Suites 1 with Jacuzzi Tub and walk in closets. 3 car garage.(R11646) CENTURY 21 LUDECKE INC (626) 445-0123 WWW.C21LUDECKE.COM







Cute 3 BR 2 full BA home in popular NE Pasadena. Newer windows, updated w/Jacuzzi freshly painted interior, new carpet throughout. Central HV/AC. Two car detached garage w/auto opener. Perfect move up from condo or quality rental investment.(D2649)



Arcadia Schools, Zoned for Commercial. It is two on lot. Walk to First Avenue Middle School. 2 Bed and Den. Close to transportation, shops, and schools. It’s zoned Commercial , close to future Metro Line Station. Very good potential for owner user business.(1405) CENTURY 21 LUDECKE INC WWW.C21LUDECKE.COM (626) 445-0123

Two Separate Homes in Mayflower Village On Large Lot with their own yards. One home feautures 3 Bed/ 1 ba approx (1114 sq.ft.) w/ Pool and 2 car garage. The other home features 2 bed/1 ba (approx 776 sq ft.), 1 car garage and new exterior paint. Very near Arcadia border. Live in one and rent the other! (FAI)


Two Story New Custom Home. You will love the Top Quality Architectural Design. This home offers Huge Living room, Formal Dining Room, Fireplace, Top of the line Kitchen w/granite counters, center island and granite floors. 4 bedrooms includes Two Master Suites 1 with Jacuzzi Tub and walk in closets. 3 car garage.(R11642) CENTURY 21 LUDECKE INC (626) 445-0123 WWW.C21LUDECKE.COM


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




4 bedrooms, 2 bath east facing home with Arcadia Schools on an amazing nearly 16,000 sq.ft. flat lot. Formal dining area, family room, breakfast nook, fireplace, newer windows, forced air & central air and a 2 car detached garage. Lots of room for expansion or build your dream home. (3/2329) CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451 WWW.C21VILLAGE.COM

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This spacious one level condominium is located in the Heart of Arcadia and features 3bed/2ba, living room & dining area, great kitchen w/Alder cabinets and granite counters. Secluded Master bedroom features its own paradise balcony. Laundry area is conveniently located in the hallway, adjacent to it is an enclosed patio with sliding glass doors which can also be used as a den/office room. The grounds are well maintained and the association offers sparkling pool & spa. (FAI) CENTURY 21 EARLL, LTD. (626) 301-1888

This 3 bedroom, 1 bath home with double detached garage is located in East Pasadena north of Foothill Blvd. Close to shopping and transportation. Probate Sale. Subject to Court Confirmation and Overbids. CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451 WWW.C21VILLAGE.COM



Modern and sophisticated condo offering 1 bedroom and bathroom downstairs, upstairs a very open floor plan, laundry inside the unit, small balcony, 2 car garage with direct access to the unit. (T357) CENTURY 21 VILLAGE REALTY 626-355-1451 WWW.C21VILLAGE.COM


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