Date: July 1st, 2019

July College Search Guide
Education

July College Search Guide

The Road to College By May S. Ruiz We’ve enjoyed mild climate so far but May gray and June gloom are rapidly being replaced by summer weather. We, in Pasadena and the rest of the San Gabriel Valley, are used to soaring temperatures in the triple digits and many of us are looking for ways…

Stories From the Frontline of Pasadena’s Homelessness Crisis
Community

Stories From the Frontline of Pasadena’s Homelessness Crisis

By Alex Cordero  Local organizations recently joined forces in Pasadena to discuss their common vision of ending homelessness across Los Angeles County. The event titled “Everyone In: Stories from the Frontline” featured local residents from the Crown City who shared their stories about overcoming homelessness with a crowded auditorium at Polytechnic School. But, there was…

Pasadena Polytechnic School wins National Ethics Bowl
Education

Pasadena Polytechnic School wins National Ethics Bowl

For the second consecutive year, Polytechnic School from Pasadena won the second annual Summer High School Ethics Bowl Invitational at the Prindle Institute for Ethics at DePauw University June 26-28. Sixteen teams were invited to compete. Ethics Bowl is a debate-style competition that focuses on contemporary moral problems. Unlike typical debate competitions, judging focuses on…

Summer Loving in La Jolla, Calif.
Travel

Summer Loving in La Jolla, Calif.

By Greg Aragon Paradise comes in many forms. Recently it came by way of a charming suite overlooking the Pacific Ocean, a secluded beach and a delicious, 40-day aged cut of prime steak. In other words, I spent a night at the historic Grande Colonial in La Jolla and dined at the property’s renowned Nine-Ten Restaurant & Bar. A…

Career Corner: Would You Hire You?
Columns

Career Corner: Would You Hire You?

By Angela Copeland When it comes to being interviewed, there are a few rules that must not be broken. You must show up on time, every time. You must be prepared. You must look nice. You should have studied the job description. You should have learned about the company — inside and out. You should…