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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…

Four-Day Full Closure of Huntington Dr., Arcadia & Second Ave Intersection Begins Friday, August 8

Four-Day Full Closure of Huntington Dr., Arcadia & Second Ave Intersection Begins Friday, August 8

-Photo by Terry Miller Crews will be performing two phases of work on the light rail bridge structure over the intersection of Huntington Dr and Second Ave in…

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…

Current News

Buildings evacuated at Canyon High School due chemistry lab mishap

Buildings evacuated at Canyon High School due chemistry lab mishap Firefighters evacuated a building at…

Double Homicide Leaves Pasadena Chef and Wife Dead

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

Entertainment

Monrovia beats Blair in 3 Games

Monrovia beats Blair in 3 Games

Monrovia High’s Varsity Volleyball team rolled to victory in a short 3 game match versus Blair High School. (Photos By Jacob Bigley)…

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…

“Sketches of Spain” concert at the Good Shepherd

“Sketches of Spain,” with classical and flamenco guitar, song and dance, will be presented at 3 p.m., Sun., Oct. 19, in the chapel of Church of the Good…

St. Downey of Hollywood Pays Penance in “The Judge”

By Michael James Gonzalez Anybody-or perhaps more accurate, everybody-following the trajectory of Robert Downey Jr.’s career and life would agree that the themes running through middle period life-of-Downey…

Opera Animata kicks off a new season at St. Luke’s Monrovia Oct. 17-18

Madcap mix of arias and antics spoofs beauty pageant scene After making its debut at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church last March, Opera Animata returns on Friday and Saturday,…

City of Arcadia and Breeders’ Cup – Halloween Fright Day!

Friday, October 31, 2014 – 12noon to 5pm! The City of Arcadia Recreation and Community Services Department and Breeders’ Cup are excited to announce this special Halloween event.…

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…

Manager of Three Los Angeles Medical Clinics Indicted in $4 Million Medicare Fraud Scheme

An indictment was unsealed recently charging two managers and operators of three Los Angeles medical clinics with Medicare fraud and conspiracy…

Two Assailants Receive Plea Deals in Fatal Beating of Marine

By SHEL SEGAL Plea deals were accepted by two San Gabriel Valley men in the fatal beating of a Marine reservist…

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

Sierra Madre Art Walk Celebrating Art and Community in Sierra Madre Friday, August 2

On Friday evening, August 2, from 5:00-9:00 p.m., downtown Sierra Madre will be bustling with creativity as local artists and musicians join with over twenty-five small businesses…

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…

Health & Fitness

ANNOUNCING THE 4th ANNUAL GET HEALTHY PASADENA 2014!

JOIN US FOR A FULL DAY OF CELEBRATING YOUR HEALTH! When: Saturday, June 7, 2014, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Where: Pasadena City College, Creveling Lounge…

The Mt Wilson Trail Race Is Slated For Next Saturday

The Mt Wilson Trail Race Is Slated For Next Saturday

File Photo By Terry Miller 2014 Mount Wilson Trail Race Events May 23rd and 24th: MWTR Pasta Dinner – May 23, 2014 All are welcome to enjoy…

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…

Monrovia beats Blair in 3 Games

Monrovia beats Blair in 3 Games

Monrovia High’s Varsity Volleyball team rolled to victory in a short 3 game match versus Blair High School. (Photos By Jacob Bigley)…

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…

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 Home and Garden

Is A Buyer’s Market Right Around the Bend?

By Hugo Torres 50%!!!! That’s right. In 2013 50% of homes (as accounted by the California Association of REALTORS) sold for more than the asking price. And…

Jewish National Fund In Overdrive To Develop Israel’s North And South

At National Conference Plan Announced to Boost Economic & Housing Development; New Push to Grow Regional Populations & Tourism in Western Galilee & Negev -Speaking at Jewish…

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