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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — LA Downtown News — 25 June 2012

June 25, 2012 Downtown News 5 The Political Elephant in the Room The Curious Road to Making Angelenos ‘ Aware’ of Pachyderms by Jon RegaRdie he had to try to pass the most perplexing resolution possible. Another colleague asked which elephant we should be aware of? Horton, perhaps? Or is it the one who Bill Murray inherits from his circus clown father in the 1996 film Larger Than Life ? executive editoR E very so often, a politician stands before the world and takes up a matter so important that it is filed in the archives of history. Abraham Lincoln took on the Civil War in the Gettysburg Address. In his inauguration speech John F. Kennedy explored national pride when he urged I also briefly wondered if Cardenas had been kidnapped and replaced by Sasha Baron Cohen and this is all a crazy Borat -type stunt. Consider, the resolution begins with the lines,“ Whereas, Throughout history, the elephant has played an important role in human economies, religion, and culture; Whereas, The im...

Publication Title: La Downtown News
Source: California Digital Newspaper Collection [UC Riverside]
Country/State of Publication: California, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — LA Downtown News — 25 June 2012

6 Downtown News June 25, 2012 Downtown News Launches Elephants ‘ Support Local Journalism’ Continued from page 5 the L. A. Zoo should even hold the animals. Campaign The concept of Elephant Awareness Day raises other issues: Why just elephants? Why didn’t Cardenas sponsor Muskrat Awareness Day? What does he have against koala bears? Should he reject sloths just because they’re slow and their name sounds icky? What does the Narwhal Defense League have to say about being passed over? UltutV'M Education -r— Ik^lvVlW i»-is 24 The Papier-Mache Playground rVrl/llih A+TaJ(tirCmf4>TrtrrSrjnlvrj'k-r"inr.l rVlvMnffMimlmin '*■" ' j The Art and Money of Art Walk /IfiVnr MnnHrniTfirnt ijuiro / 41 ta tmunnil ftuwy. in ftin ftiwr . MJU Ai^.^wrci'Coft"rtV!^«WT iiuBMH "jr ■ ■ y-r""" *"* «-^3~"vy*."" ® Readers Asked to Become Paid Supporters Amid Changing Media Landscape D. C. Trails Then there are the really curious questions: Why is Elephant Awareness Day right for Los Angeles? Why is th...

Publication Title: La Downtown News
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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — LA Downtown News — 25 June 2012

June 25, 2012 Downtown News 7 Who Has the Best Fans? Ranking the Followers of the Downtown Sports Teams by Dave Denholm Smarts : 7. Too many Lakers fans don’t know their bench rotation from a tire rotation. Then again, apparently neither does coach Mike Brown. contributing writer S ports fans in Los Angeles are the most underrated in the country. You read that right. Underrated. Sheer Numbers : 10. Just go to one of their parades after a title and tell me otherwise. Total: 34 points I am tired of hearing the clichés about how local fans show up late and leave early. We do, but there’s a darn good reason for it: Traffic. So, the fan bases wind up in this order: Lakers, USC Football, Dodgers, Kings, Clippers and Sparks. The order really does make sense based on winning alone. And they say L. A. fans don’t know anything about sports? Dave Denholm loves walking to championship parades, talking hockey with my buddy Terry and living Downtown. Traffic in this area is not an excuse, it’s a ...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — LA Downtown News — 25 June 2012

8 Downtown News June 25, 2012 10 Things About the X Games ramp. Schaar is 12. Were he to win a gold medal, he’d break Ryan Sheckler’s record of being the youngest person to win X Games gold. Sheckler did it in the Skate Street competition when he was 13. The Extreme Sports Bonanza Marks a Decade in Downtown by Ryan VaillancouRt winning gold in consecutive years. This year, said X Games spokesman Danny Chi,“ Jamie Bestwick, who is probably the most dominant BMX rider in history, is going for a six-peat.” In the BMX Freestyle Street category, which has bikers pulling tricks on a course designed to mimic real public space, Garrett Reynolds is looking for a five-peat. The event is 4 years old, and Reynolds has won it every year. All Grown Up : The X Games turn 18 this year, and in some ways, they’re all grown up. After launching in 1995 in Rhode Island, the games traveled around the country in search of their true calling, incorporating an array of fringe sports, from skysurfing to roll...

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Page 9 [Newspaper Page] — LA Downtown News — 25 June 2012

June 25, 2012 Downtown News 9 Perry called Huizar’s decision to delay a vote“ business hostile” because it further postpones consideration of a plan that’s been pending for more than three years. Signs Continued from page 1 the delay. The motion she filed will trigger a council vote on Tuesday, June 26, on whether to take up the signage plan. If a majority of the council agrees to sidestep the committee, the proposal can then be considered for final approval. Since then, the affected property owners, including FIDM and the developers of housing complexes 717 Olympic and Apex, have already taken down 18,573 square feet of permitted signage, according to city records. The new sign district would allow a total of 16,761 square feet of signage, representing a net reduction of Huizar, whose district will encompass nearly all of Downtown come July 1 if the new redistricting plan is formalized by Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, said he needs more time to study the special sign rules. Jan Perry...

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Page 10 [Newspaper Page] — LA Downtown News — 25 June 2012

10 Downtown News June 25, 2012 Skid Row-area social service providers, businesses and property owners who have been complaining about public health concerns long before county officials formally documented them. ics of the city’s response, including homeless advocacy group the Los Angeles Community Action Network, which helped orchestrate the lawsuit that prompted the injunction, say authorities have neglected their obligation to maintain public health standards. In the first few days of the cleanups, Lopez said 28 additional people had signed up to Cleanup store items. A hazardous materials expert contracted by the Department of Public Works is accompanying city crews during the daily cleanings. The consultant will identify items that pose public health concerns so they can be trashed, Butler said. All other belongings will go to the Temple Street warehouse, where they will be held for 90 days. By Thursday afternoon, only four items had been taken to that facility, she said. All ot...

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Page 11 [Newspaper Page] — LA Downtown News — 25 June 2012

June 25, 2012 Downtown News 11 After Cleanup, LAPD to Enforce Sidewalk Rules Officials Say Skid Row Daytime Street Sleeping Won’t Be Tolerated by Ryan Vaillancourt settlement with the American Civil Liberties Union, street sleeping is permitted between that time and 6 a. m. a doubling in capacity at the Central City East Association’s voluntary storage warehouse for the homeless in Skid Row. staff writer A fter months of overlooking a pair of regulations that prohibit blocking public sidewalks, the Los Angeles Police Department is now hardening its stance on the rules. Authorities have generally overlooked Los Angeles Municipal Code 41.18( d), the street sitting and sleeping ban, and LAMC 56.11, which forbids leaving property on sidewalks, since June 2011, when a federal judge ordered the city to stop seizing and destroying apparently abandoned property. Estela Lopez, executive director of the CCEA, welcomed news that the department plans to step up enforcement of sidewalk laws. Wit...

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Page 12 [Newspaper Page] — LA Downtown News — 25 June 2012

12 Downtown News June 25, 2012 HEALTH HEALTH The Weight-ing Game 7 or 8. It shouldn’t be controversial as long as they are used in a controlled manner,” he says. success in any future weightlifting or sports endeavor,” says James Cipriani of Cutting Edge Personal Training. Weight training has a special appeal for young athletes. Saunders, the author of Keeping Kids Fit , notes that some young people get interested in working out with weights when they see others using them. He adds that parents should not confuse strength training with weightlifting. What Age Is Appropriate for Pumping Iron? “Intense weightlifting and training with the goals of increasing muscle mass is not recommended for kids,” he says. by Ginny Frizzi lescence, the growth plates close and are replaced by solid bone. The growth plates are the weakest part of the growing skeleton and are vulnerable to injuries, including fractures. I t can be a weighty decision for parents. Should their children be allowed to work ...

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Page 13 [Newspaper Page] — LA Downtown News — 25 June 2012

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Page 14 [Newspaper Page] — LA Downtown News — 25 June 2012

14 Downtown News June 25, 2012 xp Come taste why FREE Lunch/ DinnER EntREE why we were voted LA’s best Mexican restaurant! Buy one lunch/ dinner and two drinks, get 2nd lunch/ dinner entree of equal or lesser value for free! NOE. Downtown Executive Chef Glen Ishii Join Us This Summer 7 days/ week. With this coupon. Not valid with other offers. Limit 1 coupon per table. Specials not included. Expires 8/ 31/ 12. Outdoor Dining Happy Hour Pre-Theatre Menu Late Night Cocktails $ 5 Off $ 5 Valet Parking with Any purchase of $ 20 or more! Validation 7 days/ week. With this coupon. Not valid with other offers. Limit 1 coupon per table. Specials not included. Expires 8/ 31/ 12. www. NoeRestaurant. com 213.356.4100 • 251 South Olive Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012 the # park § restaurant A Friendly Neighborhood Bistro Monday: Sushi Night made to order fresh fish rolls $ 5, veggie rolls $ 4 Tuesday: Prix Fixe 3 courses for $ 15, new menu each week Lunch & Dinner Sandwiches • Salads ...

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Page 15 [Newspaper Page] — LA Downtown News — 25 June 2012

June 25, 2012 Downtown News 15 www. grandcentralsquare. com Get News Photos View View <2 Find Even ts ladowntownnews. com/ calendar and more at LADowntownNews. com Feeding Los Angeles Since 1917 Voted Best Food Court 2010 & 2011 M A R K E T ExLpeArie twhen intteornwatinon aNl deivwerssit yR ofe Laosd Aengre’lses hlisltoric Grand Central Market, the city’s oldest and largest“ open-air” Market. A downtown landmark since 1917, Grand Central Market offers international cuisine, farm-fresh produce, unique specialty foods and exotic grocery items, as well as choice meats, poultry, and fresh fish from California and around the world. LA Downtown News Reader’s Poll It’s a place where thousands of people from all walks of life come to meet with old and new friends, shop for the best bargains in town or just to have a cone of ice cream on a sunny California afternoon. For vendor information and directions, please call our information desk at ( 213) 624-2378 or visit us ...

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Page 16 [Newspaper Page] — LA Downtown News — 25 June 2012

16 Downtown News June 25, 2012 CALENDAR CALENDAR Man on what was described as the “gay agenda.” According to a 2010 article in the New York Times , the visitors spoke to thousands of Ugandans and discussed how to make homosexuals straight, and how the gay movement’s goal was to“ defeat the marriage-based society and replace it with a culture of sexual promiscuity.” A month after the speeches, the Anti Homosexuality Bill of 2009, which carried the death penalty for certain acts, was introduced. It failed, but a new version of the bill was brought to Uganda’s Parliament this past a Mission forE-News! Si One-Man REDCAT Show Takes on Up for News Up for News Entered Movie Rampant Homophobia In Uganda by RichaRd Guzmán W hen Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine read about an anti-homosexuality bill the Ugandan government was considering in 2009, he took it as a call to action. After all, some acts were punishable by death. February. Mwine said Missionary Position focuses on the increasing resistance to...

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Page 17 [Newspaper Page] — LA Downtown News — 25 June 2012

June 25, 2012 Downtown News 17 Sails of the Century In His Own Words, Joel Miller Describes the Evolution of Downtown’s Paper Yacht Challenge by Joel Miller, as told to Jonregardie pretty well for those T his is the fifth year of the Psomas Paper Yacht Challenge. I’m not really surprised by how it has done. I think the people who attend, as silly as it sounds, really enjoy the experience and they wind up telling friends and business associates. I think it’s successful for the reasons that we created the event: a) it’s fun, and b) it’s a way of acknowledging a local charity and making a contribution. “ making boats who want to win is try- ing to avoid a lot of angles, because they can get hung up on the floaties that we use for lane divid- ers. I think the ones that have rounded edges fare a little In the Psomas Paper Yacht Challenge, boats propelled by large fans speed across the fountain at City National Plaza. The event on Thursday, June 28, was created by Psomas princial and vice...

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Page 18 [Newspaper Page] — LA Downtown News — 25 June 2012

18 Downtown News 25, 2012 2012 2012 25, 2012 June 25, EVENTS SPONSORED LISTINGS Bar 107 107 W. Fourth St, ( 213) 625-7382, facebook. com/ bar107 or twitter. com/ bar107 Every Monday, 9 p. m.-2 a. m.: Ten beers are $ 2 each. Jameson shots are $ 4. Wells are $ 5. Monday-Friday, 4-8 p. m.: Happy hour means $ 5 for anything in the bar; $ 3 for wells; $ 2 cans and free pizza at 5: 30 p. m. L. A.’ s Largest Mixer XIV Shrine Auditorium Expo Center, 700 W. 32nd St., ( 323) 230-5656 or lamixer. com. July 19, 5-9 p. m.: Join Los Angeles area chambers and business organizations for The Ultimate Business Networking Event. Mix and mingle with hundreds of exhibitors and thousands of business people representing industries and companies in and around Southern California. L. A.’ s Largest Mixer XIV is an opportunity to reach small to large companies, meet new clients and learn how the different chambers of commerce and business organizations can make your business grow. Mixer admission: $ 20 per pe...

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Page 19 [Newspaper Page] — LA Downtown News — 25 June 2012

June 25, 2012 Downtown News 19 We Got Games Dodgers Are Slipping, but They’re Still Overachieving Los Angeles Dodgers Giants ( June 25-27). Then they come home to face the New York Mets. Dodger Stadium, 1000 Elysian Park Ave., ( 213) 224-1400 or dodgers. mlb. com. June 28-29, 7: 10 p. m.; July 1, 5 p. m.: Are the Dodgers coming back down to earth? After owning Major League Baseball’s best record since the season started, they slipped to number two last week after getting swept by the Oakland Athletics. Matt Kemp remains off the line-up card, and Andre Ethier is in a funk. But here’s the good news: The Dodgers have the second best record in baseball! And they have a firm hold on first place in the National league West! Not even always positive Tommy Lasorda would have forecasted such success this season. Ethier will look to get back on track this week, and he better be successful: The Dodgers start the week on the road against the team trailing them in the division, the still-scary S...

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Page 20 [Newspaper Page] — LA Downtown News — 25 June 2012

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Page 21 [Newspaper Page] — LA Downtown News — 25 June 2012

June 25, 2012 Downtown News 21 CLASSIFIED place your ad online at www. ladowntownnews. com All submissions are subject to federal and California fair housing laws, which make it illegal to indicate in any advertisement any preference, limitation, or discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, ancestry, familial status, source of income or physical or mental disability. We will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. All persons are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised are available on an equal opportunity basis. L. A. Downtown News News Classifieds Classifieds ATTENTION DIABETICS with Medicare. Get a free Talking Meter and diabetic testing supplies at No Cost, plus free home delivery! Best of all, this meter eliminates painful finger pricking! Call 888-781-9376. ( Cal-SCAN) Call: 213-481-1448 Classified Display & Line ad Deadlines: Thursday 12 pm ATTENTI...

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Page 22 [Newspaper Page] — LA Downtown News — 25 June 2012

22 Downtown News June 25, 2012 Continued from previous page Do you have something to sell? For a complete list of our pre-owned inventory, go to www. DTLAMOTORS. com _________________________________________ AdCopy: PRE-OWNED Adopt A Pet Ad Prices ( Marketplace and Automotive Categories ONLY) ________________________________________________ ________________________________________________ 2008 NISSAN ROGUE Gotham Gray/ Silver, AWD, ABS, CU0714P / 188220 ONLY....$ 13,995 call 888-845-2267 ________________________________________________ ________________________________________________ ________________________________________________ ________________________________________________ ADOPT ( OR FOSTER) your forever friend from Bark Avenue Foundation. Beautiful, healthy puppies, dogs, cats and kittens available at Downtown’s largest private adoption facility. Call Dawn at 213-840-0153 or email Dawn@ BarkAveLA. com or visit www. Bark Avenue Foundation. org. Autos Wanted All ads run for 2 ...

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Page 23 [Newspaper Page] — LA Downtown News — 25 June 2012

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Page 24 [Newspaper Page] — LA Downtown News — 25 June 2012

24 Downtown News June SUPPORT LOCAL Dear Readers: Freedom of the Press does not mean the press is free. And a free newspaper only appears to be free. Increasingly, as the economy shifts and changes, the formula of producing a weekly print newspaper and a daily online web paper on the sole revenue stream of advertising dollars does not compute. It doesn’t pencil. To continue to deliver timely, original local news based on the principles of journalistic objectivity and relevance — our hallmark for 40 years — we are inviting you, our dedicated readers, to become paid supporters . Sue Laris We are asking for your participation — we need your participation — at a level of support beginning at $ 5 per month, or you can make a lump sum donation. For details please go to LADowntownNews. com/ supportlocaljournalism to learn more. When we started the paper in 1972, Los Angeles was famously 88 small towns in search of a city. Over the last four decades, Los Angeles has found its city, and it i...

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