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NEWLY-OPENED HOT SPOT EDWIN MILLS BY EQUATOR KICKS OFF THE SUPERBOWL

Two Of The Best Brunches Under One Roof In Old Pasadena – The American Breakfast and the Dim Sum Brunch – Go Head To Head During Superbowl Weekend…

Pasadena Pays Out Severance for 2 Fired Employees

The City of Pasadena has paid out severance packages which included six months of salary and six months of COBRA medical premiums to the two employees fired earlier…

Mother’s Phone Call Ends Suspect’s 7-Hour Standoff with Pasadena Police

Mother’s Phone Call Ends Suspect’s 7-Hour Standoff with Pasadena Police

Pasadena Police and SWAT officers were involved in a standoff Monday that began with an early morning report – an open 911 call- of an armed robbery at…

Education

Tyler Dorsey 40 points leads Maranatha to 67-61 victory over Valley Christian

Tyler Dorsey 40 points leads Maranatha to 67-61 victory over Valley Christian

Photos and Article by Vincent Nguyen Senior point guard Tyler Dorsey notched another 40 point…

League of Women Voters to Moderate Forum on January 26

The Pasadena Education Network (PEN), the PTA Council of Pasadena Unified School District, and the…

Citrus College’s Haugh Scholars Program: Honoring a Legacy and Securing the Future

Citrus College’s Haugh Scholars Program: Honoring a Legacy and Securing the Future

Dr. Robert D. Haugh with Citrus College students in 1975 – Courtesy photos by Paula…

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Mt. Wilson Trail Race Training Program Begins January 31

The Mt. Wilson Trail Race Committee is again offering a comprehensive 17-week program to get runners ready for the challenging Mt. Wilson Trail Race, scheduled for Saturday, May…

“All You Need is Love” The Art of John Lennon Feb 13 – 15, 2015 In Pasadena

“All You Need is Love”  The Art of John Lennon  Feb 13 – 15, 2015  In Pasadena

Imagine There’s No Hunger… to help benefit The Los Angeles Regional Food Bank For the past 25 years Yoko Ono & Legacy Fine Art & Productions have brought…

Pasadena International Film Festival Announces 2015 Program & Honorees

Doris Roberts – Photo by Terry Miller Doris Roberts and Eric Roberts to Receive Lifetime Achievement Awards The Pasadena International Film Festival (PIFF) has announced its 2015 film…

YouTube Baking Stars, Celebrities Take Spotlight at LA Cookie Con and Sweets Show

Pictured is popular video baking star Rachel Fong, 16, representing Kawaii Sweet World – Courtesy photo Thousands of professional bakers, sweets enthusiasts, bloggers, and foodies have already snapped…

Crime

Armed Man Barricaded in Pasadena Home arrested after long stand off

Armed Man Barricaded in Pasadena Home arrested after long stand off

At 5 a.m., Pasadena police responded to a 911 call in the 70 block of Harkness Avenue. An armed resident, known…

Police Pursuit Leads to Collision, Injuries

A man and a woman in a stolen vehicle from El Monte led Pasadena police Monday night on a ‘four minute,…

Arts & Culture

“All You Need is Love” The Art of John Lennon Feb 13 – 15, 2015 In Pasadena

“All You Need is Love”  The Art of John Lennon  Feb 13 – 15, 2015  In Pasadena

Imagine There’s No Hunger… to help benefit The Los Angeles Regional Food Bank For the past 25 years Yoko Ono & Legacy Fine Art & Productions have…

“He’s Got Ink In His Blood: 30 Years of California Photojournalism” – Exhibit Celebrates Beacon Media’s Terry Miller

-Photos by Terry Miller By Ea Nicole Madrigal The old saying goes that a picture is worth a thousand words. Beacon Media News’ long time editor and…

Community

Armed Man Barricaded in Pasadena Home arrested after long stand off

Armed Man Barricaded in Pasadena Home arrested after long stand off

At 5 a.m., Pasadena police responded to a 911 call in the 70 block of Harkness Avenue. An armed resident, known to police, answered the door, but…

Lakewood Woman Embezzled Hundreds of Thousands In Scheme Caused the Failure of Credit Union Sentenced to Prison

”Something For Everyone” is Pepsi’s slogan and apparently one Lakewood woman took Pepsi literally when she embezzled hundreds of thousands of dollars when she was running a…

Health & Fitness

Beat the Holiday Bulge

Beat the Holiday Bulge As predictable as people running to the mail box on April 15th at midnight or camping all night outside of an Apple store…

National Council of La Raza National Latino Family Expo® helps with dental care too

-Courtesy photo One of Southern California’s largest dental service companies demonstrated its commitment to the Hispanic community by providing 300 free oral health screenings for children at…

Restaurants

Stephen Francis Jones lavishes Design on Del Frisco’s Grille Pasadena

Stephen Francis Jones lavishes Design on Del Frisco’s Grille Pasadena

Stephen Francis Jones – Courtesy photo Del Frisco’s Grille Pasadena opening on December 20 “Designing a restaurant is like designing a sports car,” says architect Stephen Francis…

Pasadena’s Meat District Co. Beefs Up The Holidays

Meat District Co., the much buzzed about new restaurant that has Pasadena hooked on its fresh ‘paddock to the plate’ fare, featuring 100% natural ‘Never Ever’ (hormone,…

Travel

Republic of China – Taiwan – Island of Change

Republic of China – Taiwan – Island of Change

Republic of China – Taiwan – Island of Change Ruling Nationalist Party loses ground in last week’s election By Terry Miller It took a mere 14 hours…

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

By Terry Miller Double Tenth Day celebration was held in Taipei, Taiwan last Friday, Oct 10. Celebrating 103 years, Taiwan pulls out all the stops for this…

Real Estate/Home & Garden

Baby boomers still play active role in housing market, survey finds

Previous homeowners twice as likely to buy again as non-owners As the wealthiest generation and the first to drive the housing market, baby boomers will continue to…

Add Some Sparkle to Your Holiday Décor

Add Some Sparkle to Your Holiday Décor

LED Pinecone string lights -Courtesy photo By Melinda Myers Liven up your holiday décor with lights, a bit of glitz and some colorful blossoms this season. Start…

Lifestyle

Beat the Holiday Bulge

Beat the Holiday Bulge As predictable as people running to the mail box on April 15th at midnight or camping all night outside of an Apple store…

National Council of La Raza National Latino Family Expo® helps with dental care too

-Courtesy photo One of Southern California’s largest dental service companies demonstrated its commitment to the Hispanic community by providing 300 free oral health screenings for children at…

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