Mangiamo

True Food Kitchen’s Spaghetti Squash Casserole »

Our gratitude to True Food Kitchen for contributing this week’s “Mangiamo” recipe of the week. One of TFK’s signature dishes…   Spaghetti Squash Casserole Makes 4 to 6 servings 1 large spaghetti squash (2 to 3 pounds) 2 teaspoons Grapeseed Oil 1 large zucchini, grated 1/2 cup carmelized onions (recipe follows) 1 cup...

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Eat & Drink

Cooking Jackfruit

Cooking Jackfruit »

Who knew? Who knew we wanted to know? And when did we know that we didn’t know what we needed to know? (Channeling Rummy here.) But now we can know—how to cook jackfruit—thanks to a free workshop conducted by nutritionist Kelly Kearns at Grassroots Market in South Pasadena on Tuesday,...

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Kid Stuff

Aladdin, As Ballet

Aladdin, As Ballet »

This event is not for a young’uns ooey gooey experience or working up a sweat or maneuvering with glue and paste, but we remember being young (8 or 9 years old?) when our grandparents took us to our first ballet, a performance of The Nutcracker at Rockefeller Center in New...

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Home & Garden

Bee Keeping

Bee Keeping »

Feb. 22, 2017. Editor’s note: We’re sorry to report, but we’ve just heard that this bee keeping class has been canceled. The wonder of bees. Now more than ever. Danny Finkelstein and The Valley Hive lead a class on bee keeping at The Arboretum on Sunday, February 26. Finkelstein will...

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Talk of Our Towns

Night “Light” Painting »

Night “Light” Painting

The LA County Arboretum is a local treasure we hope everyone has enjoyed at least once. But have you wandered after dark? Arboretum Botanical Information Consultant Frank McDonough...

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Mammoth SNOW »

Mammoth SNOW

Ralph DeFelice of DayTripsLA took his kids up to Mammoth this past weekend… …and there was SNOW.   Let’s share some pictures…              ...

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Fiore Market Cafe

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Blind-Born Fish »

Blind-Born Fish

If I were a blind-born fish Pale and listless on deep sea cliff, Never to know the heat of sun Nor the thin white feel of day, I...

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Creative Types

Fire It Up! »

Fire It Up!

Though we were told not to engage with the ceramicists, one did happen to be walking by, not poised at a potter’s wheel or a work station, so we...

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Good Deeds

Newcomers »

Newcomers

Most of us realize it’s difficult moving to a new place. Even if a move is desired, our old home, and our friends and family are left behind....

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Darrell Done
Colorado Street Bridge Party
Maude Woods - Opening October 22nd in Pasadena

You Better Shop Around

Ojai Olive Oil »

Ojai Olive Oil

One finds Ojai Olive Oil Company at the end of a dirt, rut-filled road. It’s a bit bumpy, but after the meandering up through the neighborhoods, the tight u-turn after a missed turnoff, and the increasing lushness and ever-crowding foliage we enter another world. The day is overcast and the main building looks more barrack […]...

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Events

King Lear at ANW »

King Lear at ANW

This may be a little close to home given the current political climate and who holds the pinnacle political seat in our country, but on the other hand, perhaps the timing is perfect. A Noise Within presents King Lear, opening on February 15 and running through May 6. The gut-wrenching devastation of Lear encompasses more than one man’s […]...

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S + P = A »

S + P = A

S + P = A Systems + Process = Aesthetics Holly Boruck has created another art-in-existing-yet-empty-commercial-space exhibit via her Surrogate Gallery Projects. We thank Holly for her description of the show… S + P = A [Systems + Process = Aesthetics] is a group exhibition of artists whose work references structures, systems and formulaic methods […]...

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Sondheim’s Company »

Sondheim’s Company

Thank you, dear friend, who informed us of the newest production in rehearsal at Theater Arts Caltech, Company by Stephen Sondheim opens February 24 and runs through March 4. (Text courtesy of TAC on FB.) Theater Arts Caltech, a diverse group of Caltech undergrads/grads/staff/alums, JPL and associated community members, dives headfirst into the Sondheim revival with a contemporary spin […]...

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History Buff

BHM Feb. 13 – Mar. 19 »

BHM Feb. 13 – Mar. 19Details below thanks to the City of Pasadena… February 1-28: “Black History Month Displays” —38th Annual Pasadena Martin Luther King Community Coalition’s Art Contest Winners featuring artwork of students grade 4 through 12. Central Library/Centennial Room,...

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What We're Reading

The Sympathizer »

The SympathizerOne City One Book programs take the idea of a localized book discussion club and expand it to cover a whole city, Michael Rogers wrote in 2002. The winner of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, as...

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Photo Op.

Karol’s Frame of Mind »

Karol’s Frame of Mind    We’re always happy to share the wonderful eye, and frame of mind, of Karol Franks. Enjoy…                       Enjoy more photography by Karol Franks in Hometown Pasadena’s Photo Op: “Colors Divine” “Iconic Pasadena” “Winter to Spring” “Karol Franks Photography” “Waters Here & There” “Temecula Balloon Festival”...

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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 Feb. 25 to March 3

Looking for Something to Do? Free Events Feb. 25 to March 3

Here are free events scheduled Saturday, Feb. 25, to Friday, March 3.All events are free,...

Feb 24, 2017 / More »

Vroman's Blog

Celebrating Black History Month through the Lens of Graphic Novels!

Celebrating Black History Month through the Lens of Graphic Novels!

Graphic novels are full of diversity in both race and gender. In honor of Black...

Feb 22, 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

Oh, what a memorable birthday day; no- weekend; no – week

Oh, what a memorable birthday day; no- weekend; no – week

I turned 64 this past Saturday.  Thanks to so many I had a chance to...

Jun 24, 2016 / 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

White House signals possible crackdown on recreational pot, what would it mean for CA?

White House signals possible crackdown on recreational pot, what would it mean for CA?

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer speaks during the daily briefing in the Brady Briefing...

Feb 24, 2017 / More »

Eastsider LA

New willows await in Silver Lake

New willows await in Silver Lake

Photo by Dan Gershon SILVER LAKE — Thanks to Dan Gershon for  a photo of...

Feb 24, 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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