The Argonaut
The Westside’s News Source Since 1971
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Letters, News, Tips & Event Listings:
Managing Editor:
Kamala Kirk
(310) 574-7654
Contributing Writers:
  • Amy Alkon
  • Lisa Beebe
  • Bliss Bowen
  • Kellie Chudzinski
  • Andy Vasoyan
  • Jacqueline Fitzgerald
  • Jason Hill
  • Jessica Koslow
  • Colin Newton
  • Jennifer Pellerito
  • Matt Rodriguez
  • Anthony Torrise
  • Audrey Cleo Yap
Editorial Interns:
  • Julia Escobar
  • Holly Jenvey
  • Caden Sullivan
  • Stepan Sarkisan
Graphic Designers
Arman Olivares
(310) 574-7656
Kate Doll
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Staff Photographer
Luis Chavez


Contributing Photographers:
  • Mia Duncans
  • Maria Martin
  • Shilah Montiel
  • Ashley Randall
  • Courtnay Robbins
  • Jason Ryan
  • Ted Soqui
  • Zsuzsi Steiner
  • Gunnar Kuepper
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Rebecca Bermudez
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Classified Advertising:
Ann Turrieta
(626) 584-8747
Associate Publisher:
Rebecca Bermudez
(310) 574-7655
PO Box 1349
South Pasadena, CA     91031

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