March 22, 2012
Avance Academy College and Career Day; with Guest Speaker Mr. Konik
Academia Avance 10AM-11:45AM
350 S. Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90071
The Sunset Square community in which we live is an Historic Preservation Overlay Zone (HPOZ) filled with 100-year-old craftsman bungalows and arboreal sidewalks. It’s also home to an elementary school, hundreds of happy dogs, and thousands of residents who appreciate the pedestrian-friendly character of our idyllic, family-oriented district. For more than a year, a coalition of outraged neighbors, school parents and small business owners have vehemently opposed a proposed shopping mall at 7445 Sunset Blvd, directly…
The latest book from investigative journalist Brian Saady examines America’s hypocritical — and absurdly foolish — gambling laws. In “Dealing from the Bottom of the Deck,” Saady exposes how corrupt politicians, working in cooperation with select casinos and organized crime, enrich themselves and bankrupt (or imprison) others, all the while touting their moral niceties. Meticulously...