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Record Crowd Celebrated 243rd Birthday of San Gabriel Mission

Record Crowd Celebrated 243rd Birthday of San Gabriel Mission

-Courtesy photo An estimated record crowd of 23,000 people helped celebrate San Gabriel Mission’s 243rd birthday on Aug. 29-31, with many festivities at its annual fiesta that is…

Open Houses in Sierra Madre

Open Houses in Sierra Madre, CA _ 8-7-14…

City Officials say Sierra Madre’s Dirty Water Safe

By SHEL SEGAL The water in the city of Sierra Madre might be brown, but it is safe to drink, city officials said on Monday. In a meeting…

Current News

18-year-old runs for State Assembly; Will challenge Chris Holden’s seat

18-year-old runs for State Assembly; Will challenge Chris Holden’s seat

By SHEL SEGAL He might be the youngest candidate ever to run for statewide office…

Rep. Schiff – President Should Seek Authorization for Any Continued Use of Force in Iraq or Syria from Congress

Rep. Schiff – President Should Seek Authorization for Any Continued Use of Force in Iraq or Syria from Congress

Rep. Schiff – President Should Seek Authorization for Any Continued Use of Force in Iraq…

Education

Tools for School

Come learn about back to school customs from around the world on Saturday, September 20,…

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Entertainment

Arcadia’s Artists: The Art of KidsArt

Opening exhibit and reception to be held September 27, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. to celebrate the colorful imagination of Arcadia’s children in an inspirational art exhibit. KidsArt on…

Commercial Acting Classes For Adults September 30 – Dec 2

Commercial Acting Classes For Adults  September 30 – Dec 2

The last acting class shows off their headshots – Courtesy photo COMMERCIAL ACTING for ADULTS will be offered September 30 – December 2 at Pasadena Senior Center. This…

Unique Cultural events surround Asian Moon Festival

Unique Cultural events surround Asian Moon Festival

-Courtesy photos “Beauty of Jilin” met with the audiences on GETV September 6, the “Across the Pacific Ocean, Jilin China Special Program” which broadcasts every Saturday and Sunday…

Arcadia students conduct research in South Africa

By SHEL SEGAL Summer might be just about over, but for Arcadia teenagers Sarah Wang and Kelly Chang it was one to remember. Both volunteers at the Los…

Crime

Former Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Deputy Facing Child Porn Charges

A former Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy is scheduled to be arraigned last week on child pornography charges, the Los Angeles…

ICE arrests 9 and recovers $65 Million in cash in Fashion District bust

ICE arrests 9 and recovers $65 Million in cash in Fashion District bust

Federal authorities Wednesday arrested nine people and seized approximately $65 million in cash in a massive sweep of the Fashion District…

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Art of the Garden tour – Sunday, April 13

Creative Arts Group’s 20th annual Art of the Garden tour will take place Sunday, April 13th from 10:30-4:30 pm. Four outstanding residential gardens in the San Marino/Pasadena…

Organic Fruit & Vegetable Gardening

Learn how to grow fruits and vegetables organically in your home garden! You’ll be saving money at the grocery store while contributing to the healthy lifestyle of…

Design Sense

Lian Dolan book signing at Pasadena Showcase House of Design

Lian Dolan book signing at Pasadena Showcase House of Design

Pasadena Showcase House for the Arts (PSHA) welcomes best selling author, Lian Dolan, to the 2013 Pasadena Showcase House of Design for a book signing of her…

Empty house party gets designers in the mood

Empty house party gets designers in the mood

The gala empty house party on Friday put on by Pasadena Showcase House for the Arts was another in s string of huge successes for the philanthropic…

People in the News

Arcadia native battles ALS with a little help from her friends at Matt Denny’s on September 14

Arcadia native battles ALS with a little help from her friends at Matt Denny’s on September 14

The lovely Kim Johnson -Courtesy photo In May of 2013 the mysterious twitches in her right arm started, now, over a year later, a devastating ALS diagnosis…

19 Year old female rescued near Upper Waterfall which will be closed Aug 1

Eaton Canyon Mountain Rescue 19 Year old female rescued near Upper Waterfall which is closing Friday     32 personnel, 2 Engines, 2 Trucks, 1 US&R, 1…

Education

Tools for School

Come learn about back to school customs from around the world on Saturday, September 20, 2014 from 1:30 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. at the Gilb Museum of…

Financing a College Education

Adam Zoll, assistant editor of Morningstar.com, will address the challenges parents face when saving for college and the options you have available. As he overviews the various…

Restaurants

Meat District Co. Beefs Up Addictive ‘Paddock To Plate’ Menu In Anticipation Of August 25, 2014 Opening

Meat District Co.  Beefs Up Addictive ‘Paddock To Plate’ Menu In Anticipation Of August 25, 2014 Opening

-Courtesy photo Meat District Co., the much buzzed about new destination restaurant that boasts a mouthwatering ‘paddock to the plate’ inspired menu and one-of-a-kind dining experience, has…

Need ‘Burgers and Fries’ plus a kid friendly bar? Go to Islands

Need ‘Burgers and Fries’ plus a kid friendly bar? Go to Islands

If for no other reason, go to Island’s Burgers for the French fries. Cooked to a golden brown and well seasoned, these baskets of fries come bottomless…

Travel

Arcadia students conduct research in South Africa

By SHEL SEGAL Summer might be just about over, but for Arcadia teenagers Sarah Wang and Kelly Chang it was one to remember. Both volunteers at the…

Farewell to the Land Down Under

Farewell to the Land Down Under

By: Bailee Weisz and Nathan Wong Final week. It’s hard to believe that our trip is coming to an end. This month has been nothing short of…

Real Estate Notes

Controller Chiang Looking for Probate Referees

State Controller John Chiang announced Tuesday that his office will be conducting qualifying examinations for Probate Referee appointments in Northern and Southern California on October 18, 2014.…

Is A Buyer’s Market Right Around the Bend?

By Hugo Torres 50%!!!! That’s right. In 2013 50% of homes (as accounted by the California Association of REALTORS) sold for more than the asking price. And…

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