Date: January 3rd, 2019

Resolve to Give Blood With the Red Cross
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Resolve to Give Blood With the Red Cross

The American Red Cross encourages people to help meet the urgent need for blood and platelets by resolving to give blood this January – National Blood Donor Month. Donating blood or platelets is a way to make a lifesaving impact in the new year for patients like Judy Janssen, who was diagnosed with end-stage autoimmune liver disease…

Jan. 4 – Jan. 10
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Jan. 4 – Jan. 10

EDITOR’S PICK Taste of Korea at Institute of Culinary Education – Los Angles, Jan. 8 from 1-4 p.m. (521 E. Green St., Lab M-211, Pasadena, CA 91101). During three 1-hour demos you will explore and taste the basics and indispensable staples of Korea’s culinary traditions. Registration is free. For more information, visit Eventbrite.com. – PASADENA…

Monrovia Loses Another Gem: Charlotte Schamadan
Community, Obituaries

Monrovia Loses Another Gem: Charlotte Schamadan

By Susan Motander Monrovia is known as the Gem City of the Foothills, but in many respects the gems are her many dedicated and involved residents. Sadly, on the Friday before Christmas the community lost Charlotte Schamadan when she lost her almost decade long battle with sinus cancer and other health issues. Charlotte was not a…

Soft Serve with a Swish
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Soft Serve with a Swish

By Emily G. Peters We know you just made your resolution to get in shape in 2019, but we’ve already got your cheat day ready at The Pond Ice cream in Arcadia. Barely a year old, The Pond is all about soft serve with an instagram-worthy swish. It started when coffee shop owner Nancy Lien…

2019 Rose Parade Suffers Mechanical Interruption and End on High Note
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2019 Rose Parade Suffers Mechanical Interruption and End on High Note

By Galen Patterson The 2019 Rose Parade began on a chilly, winter morning on the first day of the new year. The performers staged themselves and equipment along Orange Grove Avenue in Pasadena, anticipating the moment when the show would begin. Bare-shouldered dancers moved rapidly in an effort to increase their body heat, and attendees…