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Extra, Extra: Best Celeb Mugshots, 60 Years Ago on the 101 Freeway, & Happy Hanukkah!

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  • What were the best celebrity mugshots of 2011?
  • Blogdowntown celebrates the 60th anniversary of the opening of the 101 Freeway through the Civic Center.
  • Architect Gene R. Summers, credited with a vital restoration of the Biltmore and who inspired revitalization in Downtown L.A., has died.
  • Feeling generous? We're digging this Kickstarter campaign in support of a local school garden project.
  • The Eastsider LA takes a look at Heritage Square, which was recently declared a city cultural and historic landmark.
  • Sen. Dianne Feinstein is seeking a review of procedures at LAX to determine why there are so many delays in customs and immigration for passengers.
  • Headline of the day, courtesy the HuffPo: "Candy Spelling's Dog Depressed By Mansion Downgrade."
  • Tonight is the first night of Hanukkah, so to all who are celebrating, we at LAist wish you a healthy and joyous Festival of Lights!