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Feb. 2 – Feb. 8

Feb. 2 – Feb. 8

EDITOR’S PICK The Crowd has spoken and asked for more music from Matt Denny’s Winter Concert Series. Matt Denny’s Ale House Restaurant will be having a Groovy Lemon…

Jan. 19 – Jan. 25

Jan. 19 – Jan. 25

Editor’s Pick Your weekly events Jan. 19 Arcadia Community Center will be presenting a musical ‘Salute to Marriage’ in Arcadia on January 19th at 10 a.m. (365 Campus…

Calendar: Jan. 5 – Jan. 11

Calendar: Jan. 5 – Jan. 11

Pasadena Photography Arts show opens Thursday January 11th from 7p.m. to 9p.m. at the Armory Center of the Arts at (145 N. Raymond Ave. Pasadena, CA 91103). At…

Community

Leadership Pasadena Begins Veterans Course in May

Leadership Pasadena Begins Veterans Course in May

Leadership Pasadena is ready to accept applications for the new Community Leadership Course for Veterans™…

Leadership Pasadena Begins Veterans Course in May

Leadership Pasadena Begins Veterans Course in May

Leadership Pasadena is ready to accept applications for the new Community Leadership Course for Veterans™…

A Weekend of Fun Activities for All Ages

A Weekend of Fun Activities for All Ages

Return to the thrilling days of yester-year with One Book, One City at the Sierra…

Monrovia Navy Vet Adopts Abandoned Wheaten Terrier from PHS

Monrovia Navy Vet Adopts Abandoned Wheaten Terrier from PHS

‘Kian’ is now  truly this man’s best friend By Susan Motander Five years ago a…

The Leadership Connection: Power Your Future Make a Difference is in Pasadena

The Leadership Connection: Power Your Future Make a Difference is in Pasadena

Jericho Road Pasadena, a community-based organization that works with nonprofits in the San Gabriel Valley…

Entertainment

Events Calendar: Oct. 20- Oct.26

Events Calendar: Oct. 20- Oct.26

Spiders and Monsters and Ghosts, Oh My! at Flights of Fantasy Story Theater on Thursday, October 26 from 3:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. (Hill Avenue Branch Library 55…

Sept. 29 – Oct. 5

Sept. 29 – Oct. 5

Your Weekly Events Sept. 29 Father Daughter Dance, Arcadia Community Center, Sept. 29 from 6:30 p.m. – 9 p.m. (365 Campus Drive, Arcadia, CA 91016). Fathers, grandfathers and…

“Edwin Mills by Equator” Gastropub Opens in Pasadena

“Edwin Mills by Equator” Gastropub Opens in Pasadena

Edwin Mills by Equator, the sophisticated new gastropub-esque restaurant and bar from Pasadena-based businessman and Restaurateur Teddy B., is set to open its doors January 22 at 4:00pm.…

Clown Bar at redwhite+bluezz

Clown Bar at redwhite+bluezz

“I Swear on My Nose” by Jennifer Schlueter Your experience at Clown Bar starts while waiting in line for the redwhite+bluezz restaurant at the Pasadena Playhouse. The clowns…

Crime

Police Chief Sanchez Looks Back 2014

Pasadena Police Chief Phillip Sanchez points out, in his weekly newsletter, that there have been significant increases in serious crimes but…

Man Sentenced to Seven Years in Prison for Military Reservist’s Death

A man has been sentenced to seven years in state prison for last year’s fatal beating of a military reservist in…

National News

Upset Protestors Rally Against Ferguson Verdict, Block Freeways

Upset Protestors Rally Against Ferguson Verdict, Block Freeways

By Jennifer Schlueter With great suspense spectators all over the nation awaited the verdict of the grand jury in Ferguson last Monday whether to arraign police officer…

Elections: Gov. Brown stays in office for record term, Prop 47 passes

by Jennifer Schlueter Last Tuesday, Republicans celebrated their victories across the nation, which gave them control over the state Senate. In California, they were able to deny…

Arts and Culture

Sleeping Beauty and Her Winter Knight at The Pasadena Playhouse – A Fun and Engaging Spectacle for All Ages With Highly Talented Cast from Disney, American Idol, and So You Think You Can Dance

Sleeping Beauty and Her Winter Knight at The Pasadena Playhouse – A Fun and Engaging Spectacle for All Ages With Highly Talented Cast from Disney, American Idol, and So You Think You Can Dance

By Jennifer Schlueter If you want to know how adult jokes about Victoria’s Secret models, Tinder, Friday-afternoon-405-traffic, Amazon Prime, waitresses/actresses, and Facebook can vamp up an antiquated…

Day at the Races – Record 21st Breeders’ Cup World Championship victory for jockey Mike Smith

Day at the Races – Record 21st Breeders’ Cup World Championship victory for jockey Mike Smith

By Terry Miller There were upsets galore during a cool and stormy Breeders Cup at Santa Anita on Saturday. California Chrome took nothing home; Shared Belief (ridden…

Real Estate/Home & Garden

Pasadena City Council declares level 1 water shortage – Outdoor watering limited to three days a week

Pasadena City Council declares level 1 water shortage – Outdoor watering limited to three days a week

The Pasadena City Council at its July 28, 2014 meeting declared a local water emergency, establishing a 20-percent conservation goal and implementing the City’s Level 1 Water…

HGTV.com features Arcadia Designer Bruce Snell

In February HGTV’s “Designers Showcase” staff contacted an Arcadia designer and asked him to do an interview on HGTV’s website. They explained the goal of the website…

Education

Native American Educators Who Deserve Recognition

Native American Educators Who Deserve Recognition

  November Marks Native American Heritage Month Names of outstanding Native American Educators inducted into the Youth-on-the-Move International Educators’ Hall of Fame (IEHOF): Mr. David Risling, (1994),…

State Schools Chief Tom Torlakson Sworn in for Second Term

SACRAMENTO-State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson outlined his ambitious “Agenda for Excellence” for the next four years today in Sacramento as he was sworn in for…

Restaurants

Inaugural Oktoberfest brings out beers lovers at Santa Anita

Inaugural Oktoberfest brings out beers lovers at Santa Anita

[wowslider id=”11″] On Saturday October 12 Santa Anita’s infield hosted the Dog Haus inaugural Oktoberfest to the delight of German beer lovers everywhere. 28 German and craft…

SANTA ANITA PARK OPENS THE GATES TO THE MOST UBER-RIFICOKTOBERFEST SATURDAY OCTOBER 12, 2013

SANTA ANITA PARK OPENS THE GATES TO THE MOST UBER-RIFICOKTOBERFEST SATURDAY OCTOBER 12, 2013

Need a tip on where the hottest and coolest Oktoberfest celebration is this year…Santa Anita Park is your best bet by far! On Saturday October 12 at…

Community

Monrovia Chamber Honors Founder of Arcadia Monument

Monrovia Chamber Honors Founder of Arcadia Monument

Award given for “military service and stewardship” At their annual Awards Gala & Membership Dinner held last January 25 at the DoubleTree Hotel, the Monrovia Chamber of…

Hillsides to Host Annual Gala, La Nuit des Rêves, on February 24 in Pasadena

Hillsides to Host Annual Gala, La Nuit des Rêves, on February 24 in Pasadena

Hillsides a Southern California mental health and foster care charity, is hosting its annual gala, La Nuit des Rêves, on February 24, 2018 at The Langham Huntington,…

Real Estate/Home & Garden

Colorado Street Bridge Centennial Exhibition opens at Pasadena Museum of History

Colorado Street Bridge Centennial Exhibition opens at Pasadena Museum of History

The Colorado Street Bridge – iconic landmark, connecting thoroughfare, engineering marvel, artistic inspiration, preservation model, and film star – is the focus of a new exhibition at…

Housing investors fuel the market recovery, favoring buy and hold over flipping, A.A.R. finds

More than two-thirds (67 percent) of investor buyers paid cash Investors have played a key role in the California housing market recovery for the past four years.…

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