Date: August 23rd, 2019

Relaxing and Resting in Redondo Beach
Travel

Relaxing and Resting in Redondo Beach

By Greg Aragon Southern California has so many great beach towns that it is sometimes hard to choose one to visit. While most are beautiful and perfect destinations, some are more crowded and touristy than others. One of my favorite, quieter beach towns is Redondo Beach, where charming hotels and a historic pier set the stage for relaxing near…

Leadership Pasadena Celebrates 20th Anniversary
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Leadership Pasadena Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Leadership Pasadena will celebrate its 20th anniversary at a luncheon on Thursday, Sept. 12 at the beautiful Caltech Athenaeum. Dr. Sarah Smith Orr, the founding chair of Leadership Pasadena and a nationally known expert on leadership development, will give a presentation and interact with four prominent leaders from Pasadena and the greater Los Angeles area….

Modern Day Gold Rush
Travel

Modern Day Gold Rush

By Donna Polizzi The Central Coast Wine Region has become a modern- day gold rush. People are jumping on the bandwagon, and in some cases, “can wagon.” Wine bars, wineries and breweries are popping up all over the California Central Coast.  Talking with owners and wine makers has revealed that this industry has become a…

Career Corner: What Have You Done in the Last Five Years?
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Career Corner: What Have You Done in the Last Five Years?

By Angela Copeland There’s a new question emerging in the world of job seeking. It’s something I never expected. It doesn’t happen in every interview but it happens enough that it’s worth mentioning. As you grow in your career, companies expect more. More senior roles require more experience. Job descriptions will ask for 10 or…

The Richard and Eric Dong Endowment Fund Awards Scholarships to Young Residents at Union Station Homeless Services
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The Richard and Eric Dong Endowment Fund Awards Scholarships to Young Residents at Union Station Homeless Services

At its first ever scholarship ceremony, The Richard and Eric Dong Endowment Fund awarded 21 scholarships to young residents at the Family Center at Union Station Homeless Services. On hand to celebrate the 11 awards for $250 and 10 awards for $150 were Congresswoman Judy Chu and Anne Miskey, CEO of Union Station Homeless Services. “Victoria…