publication date: Saturday, July 9, 2005 (part of Round XXVI)
clue: The new mayor of Los Angeles hopes to make history for more than his race.
explanation: On July 1st 2005, Villaraigosa became the first Hispanic mayor of Los Angeles in over a century. more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Matthew Preston, Denise Sawicki, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Shurtleff, David Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Scott Horowitz, Megan Baxter, Aaron Fischer, Chris McKinnon, Michael Paul Cote, Jackie Mason, E. M., Wendy Hampson, Christine Marie Doiron, Nadine Russell, Justin Hampson, Lori S., and Dave Stoppenhagen