Cellular Repair Figs with Walnuts & Honey »

Cellular Repair Figs with Walnuts & Honey from The Young Skin. Ingredients: ½ tbsp. unrefined coconut oil 10 fresh figs, halved lengthwise ½ tsp. palm sugar ¼ cup walnut pieces, unsalted Honey Directions: Preheat oven to 400℉ and line a baking sheet with foil. “Butter” cut side of figs with...

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Eat & Drink

Wine Walk

Wine Walk »

The Playhouse District invites you to swirl, sip, and stroll once again during it’s fall Wine Walk event on September 16. An evening of wine tasting begins at 4 p.m. and continues until 7 o’clock. Get to know the district by roaming the local venues and tasting wine. Options for...

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Kid Stuff

Tools for Parents: Free Speaker Series

Tools for Parents: Free Speaker Series »

Going back to the dawn of Homo sapiens, perhaps as far back as 600,000 years ago, raising kids has never been simple or easy. Or at least, we assume so. Because whether they were archaic Homo sapiens or are evolved anatomically modern humans, kids are bloody kids—behaviors, pushback, and rebellion that makes a...

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Home & Garden

Moving On: Fall Gardening

Moving On: Fall Gardening »

Summer’s heat has returned with a vengeance, with 100+ temperatures forecast for the entire week. It got to 103℉ yesterday, and this morning started even warmer than yesterday. Be sure to water your garden deeply so its root systems have their liquid to help them survive! Even before this onslaught,...

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Talk of Our Towns

Pasadena Artists Place in “ALL MEDIA” Show »

Pasadena Artists Place in “ALL MEDIA” Show

  Congratulations to Pasadena artists Kira Vollman, Meriel Stern, Leah Knecht, and Holly Boruck. Their works of art were accepted for inclusion in the 2017 ALL MEDIA at...

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Scenes from a Solar Eclipse »

Scenes from a Solar Eclipse

Sure, maybe some of it has to do with proximity, but we’re awestruck fans of NASA, JPL, and SDO (the Solar Dynamics Observatory). Their photographs are outstanding, their...

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Fiore Market Cafe

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The Last Letter »

The Last Letter

You told me be another and taped her bio to my face—curls alight at every curve. Couldn’t because— my hair split at each end—I’m not. Since then, my...

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Creative Types

Cyndi Bemel Photography at Jones Coffee »

Cyndi Bemel Photography at Jones Coffee

South Pasadena resident, world traveler, and photographer Cyndi Bemel exhibits some of her images at Jones Coffee through the month of September. Storytelling is at the cornerstone of...

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Good Deeds

Collaborate PASadena »

Collaborate PASadena

Collaborate PASadena invites one and all to come together at the lovely and renovated La Casita del Arroyo to hear from specialists who want to assist neighborhoods to...

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Maude Woods - Opening October 22nd in Pasadena

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Luna Lotus Jewels »

Luna Lotus Jewels

Karina Barrero is a Pasadena resident and owner of Luna Lotus Jewels. She exhibits at such social events as the West Elm Pop-Up and the Urban Air Market in Los Angeles. Barrero mentions on her site that as a child she didn’t have a lot of funds to spend on clothing and jewelry. So, she […]...

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Ensemble Shakes: Hamlet »

Ensemble Shakes: Hamlet

“Horatio, Hamlet’s friend, is finally ready to tell his story.” Shakespeare’s Hamlet has been adapted by Brian White and and The Ensemble Shakespeare Theater‘s Artistic Director Brian Elerding direct this journey as Horatio “watches his friend deal with grief, madness, family, revenge, and… a substance abuse issue.” Lineage Performing Arts Center presents “Ensemble Shakes” and its […]...

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ANW: Entertaining Courage »

ANW: Entertaining Courage

“Entertaining Courage” is the theme of A Noise Within’s 2017-18 Repertory Theatre Season. What’s behind this choice? Let’s hear from ANW’s Producing Artistic Directors Geoff Elliott and Julia Rodriguez-Elliott… There is no doubt that our 2017–2018 season was influenced by current events. We are living in unprecedented times in which most of us, regardless of […]...

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Reconstructions & No Restraint »

Reconstructions & No Restraint

Two artists who have works currently on exhibit at the Irvine Fine Arts Center’s ALL MEDIA exhibit (read story here), also have work at current and upcoming local shows… Currently: Holly Boruck’s Surrogate Gallery Projects presents its next exhibit “Reconstructions” at Charles White Gallery at Eliot Arts Magnet School, 2184 Lake Ave., Pasadena. Gallery hours: […]...

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History Buff

Historic Marguerita Lane »

Historic Marguerita LaneThanks to Sarah Emery Bunn at Walking Pasadena and Diana Britt, respectively, for a couple of photos and local history (via Pasadena Heritage) about historic Marguerita Lane… Retired dentist Alexander Schutt (family was Canadian immigrants,...

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What We're Reading

Amy Winehouse: Before Frank »

Amy Winehouse: Before FrankBefore Frank refers to the life and times of Amy Winehouse before her burst out of obscurity, before the whirl of fame, admiration, recognition, criticism, and judgment. Before her death on July 23, 2011. Photographer...

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Photo Op.

Inaugural “Intersection” Festival »

Inaugural “Intersection” FestivalOur gratitude to Lyd and Mo of Lyd & Mo Photography for sharing their experiences and photographs of the inaugural “Intersection” Playhouse District Festival…   On the last Saturday of a hot summer in August, we celebrated with music & art at the block of Colorado & El Molino. It’s a free end-of-the summer street...

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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 Aug 26 to Sept. 1

Looking for Something to Do? Free Events Aug 26 to Sept. 1

Here are events scheduled Saturday, Aug. 26, to Friday, Sept. 1. All events are free,...

Aug 25, 2017 / More »

Vroman's Blog

Vroman’s Holiday Hours!

Vroman’s Holiday Hours!

  Our hours are a little different to help accommodate all of our customers. We...

Dec 11, 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

So, what’s up?

So, what’s up?

Not sure why this post has a funky background.  Apologies. I’ll see if I can...

Nov 6, 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

Lee’s Legacy: Remembering the late San Francisco mayor

Lee’s Legacy: Remembering the late San Francisco mayor

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee waves to a cheering crowd along the San Francisco Pride...

Dec 12, 2017 / More »

Eastsider LA

Elysian Park Forecast: Sunny, high 82, some snow

Elysian Park Forecast: Sunny, high 82, some snow

ECHO PARK — Don’t know how it got there, but several piles of snow are...

Dec 12, 2017 / More »

Glimpses of S. Pas.

Make a Wish

Make a Wish

by Laurie Allee I didn’t notice the shooting star when I took this long-exposure shot...

Dec 13, 2017 / More »


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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