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Two Women, Three Men Who Helped Crime Victims Honored in Pasadena Ceremony

Two Women, Three Men Who Helped Crime Victims Honored in Pasadena Ceremony

Two women making their morning stop at an Alhambra coffee shop witness an attempted kidnapping and decide to help the victim. A Montebello man hears the cries of…

Between Alligator Purses and Jaguar Claws – A Day in the Life of a Wildlife Inspector at LAX

Between Alligator Purses and Jaguar Claws – A Day in the Life of a Wildlife Inspector at LAX

When Alli Goldman, wildlife inspector at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), led me into her office’s property room, I was flabbergasted by what I saw: stuffed lions, sea…

Arson/Explosives Detail Arrest Serial Arsonist

Arson/Explosives Detail Arrest Serial Arsonist

Arson suspect David Lin – Courtesy photo LASD Sergeants Hanson and Acevedo and Detective Velazquez from the Sheriff’s Arson/Explosives Detail (AED) began an investigation into a series of…

Education

The 2015 $20,000 ‘Afterschool Awards’ Now Open for Entries

The fifth annual $20,000 “Afterschool Awards,” which recognizes budding K-9 students for their exceptional afterschool…

Monrovia Defeats San Marino 3-2; Undefeated With One Game Left

Monrovia Defeats San Marino 3-2; Undefeated With One Game Left

By Jacob Bigley   Monrovia headed into Tuesday’s away game undefeated in league at 10-0…

South Pasadena Volleyball Defeats Jordan in CIF First Round 3-1

South Pasadena Volleyball Defeats Jordan in CIF First Round 3-1

By Jacob Bigley   The South Pasadena Tigers faced off against the Jordan Panthers this…

SUMMER COLLEGE CAMPUS VISITS

By May S. Ruiz Visiting various school campuses is an essential step in your children’s…

Entertainment

Enjoy 6th Annual Los Angeles Vegan Beer & Food Festival

Summer Sounds, Curated Brews and Exciting Bar Bites   QuarryGirl, Tony Dart’s Away, Nic Adler and Goldenvoice announce the full lineup of musical acts, craft breweries, and plant-based eateries participating…

Local Students’ Art Wins National Competition

Local Students’ Art Wins National Competition

Rep. Chu Announces 2015 Artistic Discovery Winners   On May 9th, Rep. Judy Chu (CA-27) announced the winners of the Artistic Discovery Competition. Now in its 34th year, the…

‘The Elliots’ – A Long-Winded Romance

‘The Elliots’ – A Long-Winded Romance

 By Jennifer Schlueter   The Elliots is A.J. Darby’s world premier adaption of Jane Austen’s final completed romance novel Persuasion, which was published one year after her death.…

Los Angeles Children’s Chorus Holds Auditions June 4-7

Renowned Chorus Seeks Talented Boys and Girls Ages 8 to 12 Who Love to Sing   Los Angeles Children’s Chorus (LACC), one of the nation’s leading children’s choirs,…

Crime

Gang Member Sentenced to Death for Murder, Kidnapping, Other Crimes

A 12th Street gang member convicted of a series of kidnappings and killings in 2009 was sentenced to death, the Los…

Real Estate Notes

Baby boomers still play active role in housing market, survey finds

Previous homeowners twice as likely to buy again as non-owners As the wealthiest generation and the first to drive the housing market, baby boomers will continue to…

Veteran Realtor to Open RE/MAX Office in Rosemead, San Gabriel Valley

Rudy L. Kusuma, a local real estate veteran, is now the new Broker/Owner of RE/MAX TITANIUM, which is expected to open Monday, December 15, 2014 in Rosemead,…

Indicators for 2015 Housing Market Showing Positive

By Mike Gonzalez What the heck is going on with the real estate market? Do you think it’s a good time to buy? Do you think it’s…

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…

Sister City Students in Australia

Sister City Students in Australia

By Shivani Shah It is quite hard to believe that we have almost completed three weeks of our journey, as it feels as if we just arrived…

Community

Support “Operation Cookie” for Veterans

Cookies are needed for hospitalized and homeless veterans as part of the annual “Operation Cookie” project to be held on Wednesday, May 20th at the Woman’s Club…

Assemblymember Holden to Hold Educational Forum on Vaccinations

As the number of measles cases rises throughout California and the nation, the vaccine conflict has heated up. Assemblymember Chris Holden is joining with health professionals to…

Education

The 2015 $20,000 ‘Afterschool Awards’ Now Open for Entries

The fifth annual $20,000 “Afterschool Awards,” which recognizes budding K-9 students for their exceptional afterschool activities in Community Service, Music and Arts, and Science and Sports is…

Monrovia Defeats San Marino 3-2; Undefeated With One Game Left

Monrovia Defeats San Marino 3-2; Undefeated With One Game Left

By Jacob Bigley   Monrovia headed into Tuesday’s away game undefeated in league at 10-0 with only San Marino High left on their schedule. The standings are…

South Pasadena Volleyball Defeats Jordan in CIF First Round 3-1

South Pasadena Volleyball Defeats Jordan in CIF First Round 3-1

By Jacob Bigley   The South Pasadena Tigers faced off against the Jordan Panthers this Tuesday in the first round of CIF playoffs. The Tigers got off…

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…

Lucky Baldwin’s Certified Cicerone® offers unique opportunity July 17 to sample some rare beers during ‘Beer Camp’

Lucky Baldwin’s Certified Cicerone® offers unique opportunity July 17 to sample some rare beers during ‘Beer Camp’

By Terry Miller Great craft beer makers and pubs seem interminable. Nevertheless, Certified Cicerone’s are not so large in number. As Luck would have it (if you’ll…

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…

Community

Support “Operation Cookie” for Veterans

Cookies are needed for hospitalized and homeless veterans as part of the annual “Operation Cookie” project to be held on Wednesday, May 20th at the Woman’s Club…

Assemblymember Holden to Hold Educational Forum on Vaccinations

As the number of measles cases rises throughout California and the nation, the vaccine conflict has heated up. Assemblymember Chris Holden is joining with health professionals to…

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