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    July 19 – July 25

    EDITOR’S PICK Camp Craft Club at Pacific Plate Brewing Co., July 19 from 6-9 p.m. (1999 S. Myrtle Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016). Make paracord bracelets, ...

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Pasadena Jaycees Bring Fun to Foster Children at Five Acres

As the temperatures started heating up for summer, the Pasadena Junior Chamber of Commerce (Jaycees) brought a slip n’ slide, water balloons, and more fun in the sun to the foster children living at the Five Acres child care agency in Altadena. As part of their annual Summer Event, the Pasadena Jaycees did science experiments...
photo by Alex Cordero

Local Residents Voice Their Wants And Needs During Specific Plan Walking Tour On Fair Oaks and Orange Grove Blvd

By Alex Cordero Several local residents, city staff, developers, Pasadena police officers, and council members John J. Kennedy and Victor Gordo recently gathered to participate in the Fair Oaks and Orange Grove specific plan area community walking tour. Specific Plans for certain areas in the City of Pasadena continue to develop and local residents have...

Pasadena Police Announce Their Stance on Immigration Enforcement

In light of the most recent talk of potential ICE raids and lingering worries amongst some in the community, the Pasadena Police Department released the following statement explaining to the public its stance on Immigration Enforcement: “The Pasadena Police Department does not enforce criminal violations related to the immigration status of persons in our community....

ReWeave LA: Luxurious New Life for Lavish (Little) Textiles

ReWeave LA: Luxurious New Life for Lavish (Little) Textiles

By Linda Taubenreuther It all started with a swatch of fabric, a flash of curiosity, and a visionary idea. One day in 2018, corporate banker and design aficionada Debbie Ouyang asked interior designer Julie Benniardi what happened to the luxurious fabric samples she worked with after she returned them to the showrooms. Julie didn’t know,…

Arts & Entertainment
La Salle Hires Brian Walsh to Lead Lancer Athletic Program

La Salle Hires Brian Walsh to Lead Lancer Athletic Program

La Salle College Preparatory announced this month the hiring of Brian Walsh as its new athletic director. Walsh has worked the past 16 years at St. Anthony High School (Long Beach), having served in multiple roles including assistant principal, athletic director, dean, facilities manager, teacher and head football coach. Since 2008, he has functioned in…


Health & Fitness

How Alcohol Affects Your Calorie Count

Beer, wine, or liquor? Did a response pop into your head instantly when you read that question? It did for me. I, like 70% of the U.S. adult population, enjoy having a cold drink every now and then. But I know, and you should too, that those drinks are not doing your health, or your...