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Record Crowd Celebrated 243rd Birthday of San Gabriel Mission

Record Crowd Celebrated 243rd Birthday of San Gabriel Mission

-Courtesy photo An estimated record crowd of 23,000 people helped celebrate San Gabriel Mission’s 243rd birthday on Aug. 29-31, with many festivities at its annual fiesta that is…

Closures of Southbound Baldwin Avenue in Arcadia announced

Crews will be installing underground duct banks and electrical vaults on southbound Baldwin Ave between the I-210 Freeway overpass to just south of Colorado Blvd in the City…

Temple City High softball coach arrested for unlawful sex with a minor

Temple City High softball coach arrested for unlawful sex with a minor

Photo:Facebook By Terry Miller The Temple City Tribune has confirmed that a ‘walk-on’ JV girls softball coach, Ryan Frontino, 31, who worked at Temple City High was arrested…

Current News

Double Homicide Leaves Pasadena Chef and Wife Dead

On October 13, 2014 at 6:18am, Pasadena Police Officers responded to the 200 block of…

Melanoma Drug Combo Improves Patient Survival Rate, Decreases Risk of Harsh Side Effect

Study showed significantly improved response rates for patients with advanced melanoma Rate that the cancerous…

Entertainment

The CONTEMPORARY CRAFTS MARKET holds 3-day event in Pasadena Oct 31-Nov 2

The CONTEMPORARY CRAFTS MARKET holds 3-day event in Pasadena Oct 31-Nov 2

Just a sample of the one-of-a-kind crafts that will be available – Courtesy photos One of the longest running craft shows, THE CONTEMPORARY CRAFTS MARKET, is coming to…

Speaking Of: Kenton Nelson

Speaking Of: Kenton Nelson

Kenton Nelson working on “Big Shoes” – Courtesy photo The Allendale Branch Library’s popular “Speaking Of” series continues with a discussion with Kenton Nelson, the internationally acclaimed visual…

Local Screenwriter Takes Honors at Back-to-Back Film Festivals

Local Screenwriter Takes Honors at Back-to-Back Film Festivals

Alpha Blair – Credit: Bobbi Stamm Group photo: Tablemate Winners (L-R) Writer Alpha Blair, Actress Amy Castle, DP and Assoc. Producer Roberto E. Lepe, and Director Maria Calvardo…

Acclaimed Novelist and PCC Writer in Residence Will Present Two Events Oct. 22 at Pasadena Senior Center

Acclaimed Novelist and PCC Writer in Residence Will Present Two Events Oct. 22 at Pasadena Senior Center

Novelist Francesca Lia Block – Courtesy photo Critically acclaimed novelist Francesca Lia Block, the 2014 writer in residence at Pasadena City College, will conduct two events Wednesday, Oct.…

Crime

Double Homicide Leaves Pasadena Chef and Wife Dead

On October 13, 2014 at 6:18am, Pasadena Police Officers responded to the 200 block of North Madison Avenue, following a 911…

$30,000 Reward Offered in L.A. Sheriff Security Officer’s Murder

$30,000 Reward Offered in L.A. Sheriff Security Officer’s Murder

On Monday, October 6, 2014, President Brian Moriguchi and members of the Professional Peace Officers Association, Los Angeles County Board of…

Ask Garden Gal

Art of the Garden tour – Sunday, April 13

Creative Arts Group’s 20th annual Art of the Garden tour will take place Sunday, April 13th from 10:30-4:30 pm. Four outstanding residential gardens in the San Marino/Pasadena…

Organic Fruit & Vegetable Gardening

Learn how to grow fruits and vegetables organically in your home garden! You’ll be saving money at the grocery store while contributing to the healthy lifestyle of…

Design Sense

Lian Dolan book signing at Pasadena Showcase House of Design

Lian Dolan book signing at Pasadena Showcase House of Design

Pasadena Showcase House for the Arts (PSHA) welcomes best selling author, Lian Dolan, to the 2013 Pasadena Showcase House of Design for a book signing of her…

Empty house party gets designers in the mood

Empty house party gets designers in the mood

The gala empty house party on Friday put on by Pasadena Showcase House for the Arts was another in s string of huge successes for the philanthropic…

People in the News

TCUSD District Nurse Completes National Certification

TCUSD District Nurse Completes National Certification

-Courtesy photo In July 2014, TCUSD’s District’s Nurse, Nancie Rodriguez, received a National Board Certification of School Nurses. Ms. Rodriguez explained, “I was motivated to sit for…

Arcadia native battles ALS with a little help from her friends at Matt Denny’s on September 14

Arcadia native battles ALS with a little help from her friends at Matt Denny’s on September 14

The lovely Kim Johnson -Courtesy photo In May of 2013 the mysterious twitches in her right arm started, now, over a year later, a devastating ALS diagnosis…

Education

Wells Fargo Donates $63,000 to Nonprofits and Schools in Greater Los Angeles

Recognizing Positive Impact of Local Organizations Wells Fargo recently held their annual Greater San Gabriel Community Connections Breakfast in which more than $63,000 was donated to nonprofit…

Pasadena Unified Receives Two Grants from U.S. Department of Education to Transform School Climate

Anti-Bullying Public Service Announcement and New Anonymous Tipping by Text Message Part of District’s Recognition of National Bullying Prevention Month in October The Pasadena Unified School District…

Restaurants

Meat District Co. Beefs Up Addictive ‘Paddock To Plate’ Menu In Anticipation Of August 25, 2014 Opening

Meat District Co.  Beefs Up Addictive ‘Paddock To Plate’ Menu In Anticipation Of August 25, 2014 Opening

-Courtesy photo Meat District Co., the much buzzed about new destination restaurant that boasts a mouthwatering ‘paddock to the plate’ inspired menu and one-of-a-kind dining experience, has…

Need ‘Burgers and Fries’ plus a kid friendly bar? Go to Islands

Need ‘Burgers and Fries’ plus a kid friendly bar? Go to Islands

If for no other reason, go to Island’s Burgers for the French fries. Cooked to a golden brown and well seasoned, these baskets of fries come bottomless…

Travel

Arcadia students conduct research in South Africa

By SHEL SEGAL Summer might be just about over, but for Arcadia teenagers Sarah Wang and Kelly Chang it was one to remember. Both volunteers at the…

Farewell to the Land Down Under

Farewell to the Land Down Under

By: Bailee Weisz and Nathan Wong Final week. It’s hard to believe that our trip is coming to an end. This month has been nothing short of…

Real Estate Notes

Shorenstein Completes Purchase of 707 Wilshire in Los Angeles

Shorenstein Completes Purchase of 707 Wilshire in Los Angeles

-A sample Shorenstein property – photo courtesy of www.shorenstein.com 60-story urban high-rise sits in downtown LA’s resurgent downtown core Shorenstein Properties LLC, a private real estate investment…

“The Beauty of Small Homes”

“The Beauty of Small Homes”

Some past designs from ASID’s talented designers – Photos courtesy www.asidpasadena.org The Pasadena Chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers 28th Annual Kitchen & Home Tour…

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