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  • July 19 – July 25

    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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Summertime: Shake and Bake

Recent earthquakes shake, rattle and roll residents with talk of ‘The Big One’ By Terry Miller There is little scientific evidence that the summer heat we’re experiencing and earthquakes are somehow related, however the so called Shake-and-Bake theory is very much alive, especially on the internet. There is even an “earthquake cake” resourceful bakers have...
photo by Alex Cordero

Pasadena Residents Demand Changes to Inclusionary Housing Ordinance

By Alex Cordero  The Inclusionary Housing Ordinance (IHO) is currently under review by city officials and community residents are urging Pasadena council members to vote on having the IHO amended with new policies to help the high demand for affordable housing. The Inclusionary Zoning Working Group (IZ) of the Greater Pasadena Affordable Housing Group (GPAHG)...

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...