News

EPA Announces $5.6 Million for Environmental Improvements on Tribal Lands in Southern California

Statewide California Tribes Awarded $18.8 Million The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced $5.6 million in funding to invest in Southern California tribes for environmental programs, water infrastructure development,…

Marshall High School’s Madison Triplett selected 2015 Rose Queen

Marshall High School’s Madison Triplett selected 2015 Rose Queen

Marshall High School’s Madison Triplett selected 2015 Rose Queen By Terry Miller It has already been a banner year for Marshall High School academically, but Tuesday evening’s announcement…

Foothill Gold Line Celebrates Major Milestone With Track Completion Ceremony in Azusa

Foothill Gold Line Celebrates Major Milestone With Track Completion Ceremony in Azusa

  -Photos by Terry Miller The Foothill Gold Line from Pasadena to Azusa Saturday held a Track Completion Ceremony which celebrated construction completion of the light rail track…

Double Homicide Leaves Pasadena Chef and Wife Dead

On October 13, 2014 at 6:18am, Pasadena Police Officers responded to the 200 block of North Madison Avenue, following a 911 call for help from a male reporting…

Education

Caltrans Launches Interactive Game to Teach Teen Drivers Safe Driving Skills in Highway Work Zones

Campaign Supports National Teen Driver Safety Week Awareness In an effort to fight distracted driving…

NVISION Youth Basketball Tournament at Rosemead Park

-Courtesy photo Woodcraft Rangers hold its NVISION regional basketball tournament On Saturday morning, October 11,…

Cross country events at Pasadena High – More than meets the Eye

-Courtesy photo By SHEL SEGAL If you’re a spectator at a cross country event it…

Entertainment

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

Story and Photos by Terry Miller Double Tenth Day celebration was held on the square facing the Presidential office in Taipei, Taiwan, last Friday, Oct 10. Celebrating 103…

2014 St. Philip Fall Festival Slated for Oct 25

Fun games include life-size Foosball, Euro-Bungee jumping, a Gaga court and inflatables for children of all ages. *Pumpkin Patch for young children. *Bingo Parlor returns with cash and…

Japanese Garden Festival at Descanso Gardens features taiko drummers, ikebana and more!

Drummers from Kishin Daiko perform in the Under the Oaks Theater – Courtesy photo Descanso Gardens celebrates the art and culture of Japan at the annual Japanese Garden…

Brad Pitt Turns to More Serious, Contemplative Work in “Fury”

By Michael James Gonzalez The topic of World War II battles might sound dull for many, as it is arguably the most written about topic and most depicted…

Crime

Double Homicide Leaves Pasadena Chef and Wife Dead

On October 13, 2014 at 6:18am, Pasadena Police Officers responded to the 200 block of North Madison Avenue, following a 911…

Real Estate/Home & Garden

Pathfinder Partners Announces Final Closing of Lux Home Fund

-Courtesy photo Pathfinder Acquires, Rehabilitates $50 Million of Luxury Homes Near L.A.’s Sunset Strip Pathfinder Partners, LLC, a San Diego-based private equity fund manager that makes opportunistic…

West Hollywood Design District’s Retrospective Celebrating 6 Decades of History

Cecconi’s restaurant on Melrose Avenue in West Hollywood with indoor and outdoor spaces designed by London-based interior designer Martin Brudnizki. Photo Courtesy: Soho House Group Herman Miller…

Travel/Social Whirl

Greg’s Getaway – Forever Houseboat Vacation

There was a beautiful, serene calmness on Lake Mohave as we eased our pontoon in to Owl Point Cove to board our houseboat for the weekend. We…

Pasadena Fire and Police Honored Today

Police and Fire personnel honored May 15 for their selfless work By Terry Miller Each year, America sets aside a week to salute the men and women…

Community

Support Homeless Youth of Hollywood at Run Hard Rock 5k on November 8

The So. Cal community is gearing up for Hard Rock Cafe’s 2nd annual Run Hard Rock Cafe 5K-the only 5K to shut down Hollywood Boulevard-on Saturday, November…

Pathfinder Partners Announces Final Closing of Lux Home Fund

-Courtesy photo Pathfinder Acquires, Rehabilitates $50 Million of Luxury Homes Near L.A.’s Sunset Strip Pathfinder Partners, LLC, a San Diego-based private equity fund manager that makes opportunistic…

Education

Caltrans Launches Interactive Game to Teach Teen Drivers Safe Driving Skills in Highway Work Zones

Campaign Supports National Teen Driver Safety Week Awareness In an effort to fight distracted driving and raise public awareness during National Teen Driver Safety Week, October 19-25,…

NVISION Youth Basketball Tournament at Rosemead Park

-Courtesy photo Woodcraft Rangers hold its NVISION regional basketball tournament On Saturday morning, October 11, over 150 NVISION youth descended upon Rosemead Park in the city of…

Restaurants

Next Week MDC Serves Up Beef, Pork and Chicken Sliders During “A Taste of Old Pasadena” On Tuesday September 16

Next Week MDC Serves Up Beef, Pork and Chicken Sliders During “A Taste of Old Pasadena” On Tuesday September 16 What would inspire people to stay up…

Meat District Co. is raising the stakes of launching customer loyalty programs…with burgers!

MEAT DISTRICT CO. FORKS OVER ONE FREE BURGER EACH WEEK FOR A YEAR TO FIRST HUNDRED CUSTOMERS ON TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 9, 2014 Generous Promotion Launches New Restaurant’s…

Travel

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…

Arcadia students conduct research in South Africa

By SHEL SEGAL Summer might be just about over, but for Arcadia teenagers Sarah Wang and Kelly Chang it was one to remember. Both volunteers at the…

Activities and Programs

Record Crowd Celebrated 243rd Birthday of San Gabriel Mission

-Courtesy photo An estimated record crowd of 23,000 people helped celebrate San Gabriel Mission’s 243rd birthday on Aug. 29-31, with many festivities at its annual fiesta that…

Pasadena Getting ready for Football

Pasadena Getting ready for Football By SHEL SEGAL While winning is still important, for the Pasadena High football team it’s all about changing the culture. And with…

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