The color back grounds frame birds and flowers. For the larger, one-day events, (basically The happening monthly) I like the idea of having a similar event flier design with slightly different features based on the neighborhood, time of year, etc.
This style of illustrative portraits would work well with this newspaper because of its simplicity. The simple illustrations combined with its very precise attention to detail creates a uniform yet stylised characterisation.
There's no Pluto though. :( //Beyond Earth by Stephen Di Donato - I love the colors going along with the main colors of the planets themselves, as well as how it coordinates with the background and words of each picture.