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Orange Pistachio Muffins »

Orange Pistachio Muffins Gluten free, lactose free, vegetarian from Living Luxe Gluten Free Pistachio gelato inspired this recipe. And every bit as much as the Italian delizia after which it’s modeled, my orange pistachio muffin recipe enchants the taste buds. Orange zest and sugary crumbles add a sweet touch to...

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Eat & Drink

Red Vines Concoctions @ Twohey’s

Red Vines Concoctions @ Twohey’s »

Some things you just can’t make up: Red Vines brand ambassadors are climbing into a VW retro-style bus “to promote the California Collection on its Red Vines Made in America Tour.” Okay, then! And to coincide with the arrival of said ambassadors into Southern California, Twohey’s iconic restaurant in Alhambra...

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Kid Stuff

Kids in the Kitchen Summer Camp

Kids in the Kitchen Summer Camp »

Chef Michelle Hohman has created a casual, simple, welcoming space at Urban Kitchen. She teaches pasta making classes, and classes about seafood and steak, mastering souffles, and even “skills for crafting meals.” And, not only for adults. With summer arriving shortly, if you have a young’un who has shown deftness...

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Home & Garden

The Art of the Garden & Botanical Exploration

The Art of the Garden & Botanical Exploration »

Two attractive options this weekend for botanical fans… The Art of the Garden Tour & Not Just Roses! A Botanical Exploration of Pasadena   Art of the Garden is a self-guided tour with 5 private gardens available for viewing in Sierra Madre, Altadena, and Pasadena. From farmhouse to formal, midcentury...

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Talk of Our Towns

It’s Time to Go to Heaven. Bungalow Heaven. »

It’s Time to Go to Heaven. Bungalow Heaven.

The 28th Annual Bungalow Heaven Home Tour is April 30th. There’s something cozy and magical about strolling down the walkway—no street, no cars in sight—with tidy lawns and entry...

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Two Walking Tours of Pasadena’s Historic Churches »

Two Walking Tours of Pasadena’s Historic Churches

For a tease we turn to former Pasadena Information Officer Ann Erdman and her blog: All Saints was founded in 1883, the first Episcopal parish in Pasadena. Members who...

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Fiore Market Cafe

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Catch-22 »

Catch-22

Catch-22 A touch, a kiss A blink, a shrug A twitch, a curve A wink, a swerve A tilt, a shake A turn, a veer A rub, a...

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Creative Types

Kathleen Swaydan on Kleitsch @ PMCA »

Kathleen Swaydan on Kleitsch @ PMCA

I’m back with a review of a dynamic exhibit at the Pasadena Museum of California Art. Joseph Kleitsch (1882-1931), featured in this exhibit is shown above in a...

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Good Deeds

“Off the Wall” Art to Benefit the Armory »

“Off the Wall” Art to Benefit the Armory

The Armory Center for the Arts auction ends April 21 at noon PST. The “Off the Wall” Gala will be held the following evening. Proceeds from the online...

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Darrell Done
Maude Woods - Opening October 22nd in Pasadena

You Better Shop Around

Lloyd & Lane »

Lloyd & Lane

Baskets, desks, dressers, and a delicate shabby chic-style chair with a needlepoint seat. Lamps, footstools, and a green umbrella stand. Iron sconces, a wood birdcage, and a wall candelabra. These are some of the new and vintage items at the Lloyd & Lane Found Objects in South Pasadena, right across from the still (sigh) un-restored Rialto Theater. […]...

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Events

Earth Day: Festival, Celebration, March & Ride »

Earth Day: Festival, Celebration, March & Ride

Perhaps this year, Earth Day is more paramount than ever. And there’s no shortage of activities… Friday, April 21: Bike-In Movie Free screening of the movie “Bikes vs Cars”. Ride your bike to the event for that Drive-In Theater feeling. Bring your own picnic. Bikes vs Cars is a documentary about the bike and what […]...

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BAD GIRLS & Outcasts »

BAD GIRLS & Outcasts

Sandra Mastroianni knows scores of artists and, lucky for us, they create unique pieces for her diverse exhibitions. She embraces themes that make us smile simply by reading their titles and eager to see the artists’ interpretations: Tiny Treasures, Beastly Beings, Birdly Delights, ¡Loteria!, Communing with the Ancestors, Sticks and Stones, and Over the Moon and Under the Stars. Opening at […]...

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Holmes, Sherlock & the Consulting Detective »

Holmes, Sherlock & the Consulting Detective

This Sherlockian mash-up and world premier isn’t opening until June 2, but with summer coming and the calendar filling up with out-of-town travel, we figured it would be good to get the word out now. Jonathan Josephson, co-founder of Unbound Productions has spent three years developing Holmes, Sherlock, and The Consulting Detective, “a smash-up of […]...

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History Buff

Castle Green, Historic Architecture on Mother’s Day »

Castle Green, Historic Architecture on Mother’s DayNeed a Mother’s Day idea? Take mom on an architectural self-tour at historic Castle Green for Mother’s Day. On May 14, guests to Castle Green can tour one of Pasadena’s most iconic locations: the Moorish and...

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What We're Reading

Poetry Within Reach & Poetry Pioneers »

Poetry Within Reach & Poetry PioneersThe City of Pasadena Mayor Terry Tornek issued a Proclamation: Whereas to observe this month and celebrate the cultural riches our community has to offer, five of the Pasadena Rose poets will be reading… To...

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Photo Op.

Claudia & Suzanne Visit the Huntington »

Claudia & Suzanne Visit the HuntingtonTwo Sequoyah School parents we know, Claudia Bailey and artist Suzanne O’Shea, went on separate occasions for an outing at the Huntington. We hope you feast on their pictures and plan your next visit! Huntington Library & Botanical Gardens 1151 Oxford Rd., San Marino 91108 Hours: Wednesday-Monday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Admission: $23-$25, adults; $10-$21, seniors...

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Altadena Blog

Altadenablog is now AltadenaPoint

Altadenablog is now AltadenaPoint

Our new website is up live, and this one will no longer be updated. Go...

Jan 22, 2014 / More »

The Public Eye

Serene at the seminar

Serene at the seminar

Reporter Serene Branson, a migraineur herself, emceed a recent seminar on migraine research at Huntington...

Jun 13, 2012 / More »

Pas. Daily Photo

Onward Upward Forward Through

Onward Upward Forward Through

Remember Zen Monday? This was #37 from 2009, a photo taken of me by my husband,...

Mar 25, 2016 / More »

Pasadena PIO

Looking for Something to Do? Free Events April 22 to 28

Looking for Something to Do? Free Events April 22 to 28

Here are events scheduled Saturday, April 22, to Friday, April 28. All events are free,...

Apr 21, 2017 / More »

Vroman's Blog

Liza Palmer Gives Us the Scoop on Pasadena, Indies, and Writing!

Liza Palmer Gives Us the Scoop on Pasadena, Indies, and Writing!

On Saturday, April 29th, Vroman’s and indie bookstores all over the country will be celebrating...

Apr 21, 2017 / More »

JPL Blog

Slice of History: Mariner Mars 1964 Solar Panel Test

Slice of History: Mariner Mars 1964 Solar Panel Test

By Julie Cooper Each month in “Slice of History” we feature a historical photo from...

Sep 30, 2014 / More »

A Pasadena Latina

Gracias, Tierra Madre and Juliet Gordon Lowe

Gracias, Tierra Madre and Juliet Gordon Lowe

The sun has just risen over the urban treeline.  I sit in the shed and...

Apr 22, 2017 / More »

Chaos Chronicles

The College-Bound Chronicles Podcast 120: SAT Shake-Up and Gap Year Update

The College-Bound Chronicles Podcast 120: SAT Shake-Up and Gap Year Update

New podcast posted! Breaking news in the college admissions world.. The College-Bound Chronicles 120: SAT...

Mar 17, 2014 / More »

KPCC Blogs

Immigration roundup: DHS Inspector General report says ICE can’t handle increased deportations, plus the DOJ’s warning to California

Immigration roundup: DHS Inspector General report says ICE can’t handle increased deportations, plus the DOJ’s warning to California

File: In this handout provided by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, foreign nationals were arrested...

Apr 21, 2017 / More »

Eastsider LA

Three persons shot in Highland Park

Three persons shot in Highland Park

HIGHLAND PARK  — Police are searching for a suspect who is believed responsible for shooting...

Apr 21, 2017 / More »

Glimpses of S. Pas.

Joy Ride Through South Pasadena

Joy Ride Through South Pasadena

Take a joyride with me through South Pas… and marvel at all the vintage cars....

Feb 23, 2017 / More »

Eat-LA

The Go Go New Year’s Eve: Fancy Fetes, Complimentary Drink Crawl, Where to Recover + More

The Go Go New Year’s Eve: Fancy Fetes, Complimentary Drink Crawl, Where to Recover + More

The Go Go: Where to party, what to drink, how to do it responsibly and the best places to recover. Happy New Year,...

Dec 29, 2014 / More »
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