Month: April, 2018

May College Search Guide
Education

May College Search Guide

The Road to College By May S. Ruiz Your kids have reached the homestretch! Freshmen are looking forward to their last month, relieved that they are almost done with 9th grade. Meanwhile, it is a bittersweet time for seniors as they anticipate the end of their high school career and spend the last remaining weeks…

Broadway’s Susan Egan Performs with CSArts-SGV Students at Fundraiser
Arts & Entertainment

Broadway’s Susan Egan Performs with CSArts-SGV Students at Fundraiser

By May S. Ruiz Susan Egan, musical theatre, television and film star, will delight audiences during a night of Broadway at the California School of the Arts-San Gabriel Valley’s (CSArts-SGV) inaugural fundraising celebration, ‘Unplugged with Susan Egan.’ A cabaret-style show, ‘Unplugged’ will also feature 17 CSArts-SGV’s bright and talented students as they perform songs from…

Trust over Trends: Finding Fashion at Elisa B.
Business Spotlight

Trust over Trends: Finding Fashion at Elisa B.

By Emily G. Peters Fashion boutique owner Elisa Bruley is a woman on the move. Fresh from a buying jaunt to Italy, last weekend she headed off to Coachella for a weekend with the reigning Queen Bey. That same spirit of variation is evident in her shop, Elisa B.—serving looks that could be worn everywhere…

El Otro Lado in Panama-  Where luxury meets the Jungle
Travel

El Otro Lado in Panama- Where luxury meets the Jungle

By Donna Polizzi  Is your passport valid? Now that’s a question that peaks interest.   I believe that life is good, but it gets better with perspective from a 30,000-foot view from an airplane window, on the way to Panama. For sanity sake, we all need to get up and away on occasion, to clear…

More Weight Than Just Calories
Health & Fitness

More Weight Than Just Calories

By Yajen Tan Putting yourself in a caloric deficit is a surefire way to shed the extra weight – at least in theory. If you treat the body as a heat engine, and observe the energy input and energy output, that’s what seems to happen. But we find out over and over again, that the…

Monrovia Tennis Stays The Course
Sports

Monrovia Tennis Stays The Course

By Aaron Valdez Even with not having a head coach this season, the athletes of Monrovia boys’ tennis continue to march forward, hoping to perfect their craft in the sport they most enjoy. As the program continues its search for a much-needed leader, Monrovia’s athletic director Randall Bell is filling as interim coach for the…

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