Date: July 11th, 2019

PUSD Names Principals of Webster Elementary And McKinley School
Education

PUSD Names Principals of Webster Elementary And McKinley School

Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) Superintendent Brian McDonald has named Kristin Forrest as principal of Webster Elementary School and Germaine Nesbitt as principal of McKinley School. “It is my pleasure to welcome Germaine Nesbitt to PUSD and to promote Kristin Forrest as principal,” said Superintendent Brian McDonald. “I am confident that, with their leadership and…

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July 12 – July 18

EDITOR’S PICK Rhapsody in Blue at Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Garden, July 13 from 5:30-10 p.m. (301 N. Baldwin Ave., Arcadia, CA 91007). The Gershwin Era meets the energy and excitement of the Jazz Age with your favorite jazz and swing standards from Gershwin to Ella. Tickets start at $10. For more information,…

Authenticity and Hospitality at Osawa Pasadena
Dining Delights

Authenticity and Hospitality at Osawa Pasadena

By Brianna Chu Fumi and Sayuri Tachibe opened their first restaurant together on April 18, 2013. Osawa is a passion project for the Tachibes, one that had been on their minds for a while. After about 30 years of Fumi having working at Chaya, he transitioned from working as a chef at a large, corporate…

Keeping Custom Jewelry a Cut Above
Business Spotlight

Keeping Custom Jewelry a Cut Above

By Emily Glory Peters “Lover of all colored stones—and listens like your bartender” is how Tracy Wilke is described on the website for G.H. Wilke and Co., her family-run jewelry business in San Gabriel. And like the work of an expert jeweler, she considers listening an art form. “I get called a bartender because I…

Immigration in America
News

Immigration in America

Give us your tired… By Terry Miller In the over-the-top $1.7m Trump celebration of freedom in Washington last week, the very thing we cherish most is that which citizens of oppressed nations so desperately seek. It wasn’t so long ago when the poem on the Statue of Liberty, Emma Lazarus’s 1883 sonnet “The New Colossus”…