Date: February 21st, 2019

Monrovia’s ‘Bungalow Bob’ Was Magnificent
Obituaries

Monrovia’s ‘Bungalow Bob’ Was Magnificent

By Susan Motander Dr. Robert W. Winter, Occidental College’s Arthur G. Coons professor emeritus of the history of ideas, died on Feb. 9. He was 94. When I last spoke with Bob he was as full of life and energy as ever. I first met the man who would be my academic advisor, mentor and ultimately friend…

Evolution Meets Revolution
Columns

Evolution Meets Revolution

Introducing Celebrity Flora (specifically designed for the Galapagos Islands) By Jesse A. Cisneros Celebrity Cruises introduces Celebrity FloraSM, the first ship of its kind, designed specifically with the destination in mind—the Galapagos Islands. In its creation, we followed in the footsteps of our revolutionary new ship, Celebrity EdgeSM, by designing Celebrity Flora in 3-D. This…

PetSmart in Monrovia & Pasadena Celebrate National Adoption Weekend
Community

PetSmart in Monrovia & Pasadena Celebrate National Adoption Weekend

On Friday, Feb. 22 through Sunday, Feb. 24, nearly 4,000 animal welfare organizations will bring adoptable pets, from puppies and dogs, kittens and cats, guinea pigs, rabbits and other furry, scaly and even a few feathered friends into over 1,600 PetSmart stores for PetSmart Charities’ National Adoption Weekend. Times for adoption weekend are: Friday and Saturday 9…

Foothill Unity Center Plans Tribute to Betty Sandford
Community

Foothill Unity Center Plans Tribute to Betty Sandford

By Susan Motander Foothill Unity Center (FUC) will host a reception in honor of Betty Sandford on Thursday, Feb. 21 from 3-5 p.m. at their facility in Monrovia at 790 W. Chestnut. This celebration of all the kindnesses of Betty is open to the public. Betty’s decision to sell her Monrovia home and move closer to…

Feb. 22 – Feb. 28
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Feb. 22 – Feb. 28

EDITOR’S PICK Whitney Cummings at The Ice House, Feb. 22 at 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. (24 N. Mentor Ave., Pasadena, CA 91106). Whitney Cummings is a comedian, writer, and actress who has performed in three stand-up specials, two for Comedy Central and one for HBO. General admission is $25. For more information, visit IceHouseComedy.com….

Foothill Unity Center Plans Tribute to Betty Sandford
Community

Foothill Unity Center Plans Tribute to Betty Sandford

By Susan Motander Foothill Unity Center (FUC) will host a reception in honor of Betty Sandford on Thursday, Feb. 21 from 3-5 p.m. at their facility in Monrovia at 790 W. Chestnut.  This celebration of all the kindnesses of Betty is open to the public. Betty’s decision to sell her Monrovia home and move closer to her…

Career Corner: Cutting The Cord
Opinion

Career Corner: Cutting The Cord

By Angela Copeland I could write a book about the information I’m about to share. If you’re a parent with an adult child, this is for you. Before I go too far, let me say this: I know you love your child. I know you want them to do well and when they’re struggling you…

Free App Shows What Medicare Covers
Health & Fitness

Free App Shows What Medicare Covers

By Greg Dill Let’s say you go for your annual physical and your doctor recommends that you get a hearing and balance test, or an electrocardiogram (EKG), or a Hepatitis B screening. Does your Original Medicare cover these services? Now there’s a quick way to find out, using your smartphone or tablet. It’s Medicare’s new…

Culinary Collaboration at the Raymond 1886
Dining Delights

Culinary Collaboration at the Raymond 1886

By Brianna Chu Even just from the outside, the Raymond 1886 isn’t your average restaurant: the place is literally a cottage, not to mention its hard-to-spot location on Fair Oaks. It looks, for all intents and purposes, like a well-kept Craftsman bungalow, set with dark brown door frames, brick, and olive green panels. Inside, the…

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