The Argonaut office will be closed Monday, July 5th, and the news department will be closed Friday, July 2nd, in observance of Independence Day.

Advertisers are reminded that advertising deadlines for the Thursday, July 8th, issue — except for classified advertising — will advance one business day.

Advertising deadlines for the July 8th issue will be:

n Thursday noon, July 1st, for advertising in special sections, At Home section and What’s On section; and

n Friday noon, July 2nd, for other display advertising in the front of the paper.

The deadlines for classified line advertising and Internet advertising will continue to be at 4 p.m. Tuesday, July 6th, and 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 6th, for classified display advertising.

The news department will be open Monday, July 5th, and observe regular deadlines for submitting letters to the editor, calendar items and news releases.

Information, (310) 822-1629.