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Dangerous Condition of California’s Local Streets and Roads Puts California Drivers at Risk, Poses Threat to Vehicle Safety

New Study Reveals that Close to $7.3 Billion Needed Annually to Make Streets and Roads Fully Safe The biennial California Statewide Local Streets and Roads Needs Assessment was…

Inland Pacific Ballet presents The Nutcracker at 4 Theaters in the SGV & IE

Inland Pacific Ballet presents The Nutcracker at 4 Theaters in the SGV & IE

-Shelby Whallon as Sugar Plum Fairy and Jonathan Sharp as Cavalier, The Nutcracker – Inland Pacific Ballet – Copyright © 2013 E.Y. Yanagi -The Nutcracker and Soldiers, The…

The exceptional story of Arcadia real estate

By Redfin agent Josh Ritnimit Most of our San Gabriel Valley real estate markets seem to be keeping pace with the general balancing trend seen across the Southland…

Education

State Schools Chief Tom Torlakson Names California Teachers of the Year

Los Angeles County educator nominated for National Teacher of the Year honor* State Superintendent of…

State Schools Chief Tom Torlakson Announces Updated Resource to Help School Districts Get Families and Communities Involved in Students’ Education

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson today released updated guidance that assists districts in…

Education Fall Guide 2014

Education Fall Guide 2014

Beacon Media’s 2014 Education Guide Featuring stories focused on today’s education and a comprehensive look…

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Entertainment

“John Wick” is Supremely Entertaining and Ultimately Forgettable

By Michael James Gonzalez It’s clear that “The Matrix” trilogy instilled in Keanu Reeves a fascination with fantasy films containing martial arts and gunfire. “John Wick” is his…

Taiwan’s ROC President Ma supports Hong Kong students’ protest and democratic way of life

Taiwan’s ROC President Ma supports Hong Kong students’ protest and democratic way of life

Story and Photos by Terry Miller Double Tenth Day celebration was held on the square facing the Presidential office in Taipei, Taiwan, last Friday, Oct 10. Celebrating 103…

So you think you can sing?

So you think you can sing?

Dr. Peter Green, Chair, Visual & Performing Arts Division, Professor of Music, Glendale College, is conducting the Monrovia First Presbyterian Church Chorus with orchestra on Sunday, December 14,…

ARCADIA STAGE presents Alice in Wonderland at the Arcadia High School Performing Arts Center

ARCADIA STAGE presents Alice in Wonderland at the Arcadia High School Performing Arts Center

The award-winning theatre students of Arcadia Stage proudly present a modern adaptation of Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland. This is not your typical Disney “Alice.” This Alice discovers…

Brad Pitt Turns to More Serious, Contemplative Work in “Fury”

By Michael James Gonzalez The topic of World War II battles might sound dull for many, as it is arguably the most written about topic and most depicted…

Ninth Annual Dia de los Muertos Celebration at Live Oak Memorial Park Honors Mexican/Hispanic Tradition and Culture

A special celebration of Dia de los Muertos, the traditional Mexican/Hispanic festival of remembrance in which departed spirits feel welcome to hold a reunion with living relatives, will…

Crime

Immigration Official Sentenced to 30 Months in Prison for Soliciting Bribes to Approve Applications for Citizenship and Green Card

An immigration service officer with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) who took thousands of dollars in bribes from immigrants who…

Man Charged with Killing Pasadena Couple

A 29-year-old man accused of fatally stabbing his cousin and his cousin’s wife was charged today with capital murder, the Los…

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

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

State Schools Chief Tom Torlakson Names California Teachers of the Year

Los Angeles County educator nominated for National Teacher of the Year honor* State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson named five outstanding educators as the 2015 California…

State Schools Chief Tom Torlakson Announces Updated Resource to Help School Districts Get Families and Communities Involved in Students’ Education

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson today released updated guidance that assists districts in planning and implementing programs to increase parent participation in their child’s education…

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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