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Everson Royce

Everson Royce »

A wine shop named after 2-year-old twin boys. Everson Royce is the baby of April Langford and Randy Clement (co-owners with George Cossette of Silverlake Wine), along with Joe Capella, a long-time wine collector, patron of SLW, and their “financial know-how guy” in this new venture in an old neighborhood...

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Kid Stuff

Science Pics & Fashion Lab

Science Pics & Fashion Lab »

Make. Buy. Love. Art. That’s the motto of SPACE Arts Center in South Pasadena. Their next slew of art classes start September 17th. They include not only drawing, ceramics, and creative writing, but also “Science Illustration” and what they’re calling “Fashion Lab.” “Science Illustration” will have students (ages 6 &...

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Home & Garden

Raccoons Like ‘Em Some Honey

Raccoons Like ‘Em Some Honey »

Say you’re about a century and a quarter old; how are you feeling right about now? Maybe a bit weary, worn around the edges, sagging, drooping, splitting apart. Wait, what? The particular 126-year-old in question is the Arboretum’s Queen Anne Cottage, and she’s been getting an extensive facelift. The decision...

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Talk of Our Towns

Woody Turns 100 »

Woody Turns 100

He wrote about greed, scabs and death (“1913 Massacre”). He wrote about fascists and priests who broke their vow of celibacy (“All You Fascists” and “Be No Church...

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How You Can Celebrate Vulture Awareness Day »

How You Can Celebrate Vulture Awareness Day

We’re guessing you were previously unaware that September 1 is Vulture Awareness Day. Now that you know, the question is: How can you mark the occasion? Although first...

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Jordi and Co. - Event Planning and Seasonal Decor

Creative Types

Styling for Charity »

Styling for Charity

He liked to mow lawns and garden. He became mesmerized with the effects of peroxide when he experimented on his own hair. After seeing a Vidal Sassoon team—so...

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The Best

Cool-Weather Picnic Spots »

Cool-Weather Picnic Spots

Mild winters were what once drew frost-bitten vacationers from the Midwest and East Coast to Pasadena. People as diverse as Henry Ford and John Muir chose to spend...

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Good Deeds

Celebrating Children »

Celebrating Children

What does it take to care for a community? How about some Lawry’s seasoning salt and a couple of windshields and canopies? Translation: the Frank family, owners of...

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Chocolate de Venezuela »

Chocolate de Venezuela

Little Tokyo. Strawberry Mojito. Acropolis. What have these to do with Venezuelan chocolate, you may ask. One evening not too long ago, Amara Chocolate & Coffee‘s co-owner Amara Barroeta was eating at a sushi restaurant and became absorbed and intrigued by the many flavors. She then began to consider how these tastes could blend with her 100% [...]...

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Events

Halloween: It’s Wicked! »

Halloween: It’s Wicked!

The line-up has been disclosed. The “Eeek” factor has been turned up a notch. It’s time to purchase your tickets for this year’s Wicked Lit. This Halloween, Wicked Lit (from Unbound Productions producers/directors Paul Millet, Jeff G. Rack, and Jonathan Josephson of History Lit), will be held at the beautiful, formidable Mountain View Mausoleum and [...]...

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Find Your Voice, Shoot Your Baby »

Find Your Voice, Shoot Your Baby

The Pasadena Public Library is trying to help you find your voice, either through the written word or through a lens. Esther Bradley-DeTally will lead a 6-week class starting September 7th, during which she will guide writing enthusiasts, helping them to find and develop their “true voice.” Bradley-DeTally will use various modes of writing to [...]...

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Obama’s Groove »

Obama’s Groove

Stepping across the finish line with hope, optimism, and excitement—those were certainly several out of a gazillion competing emotions Barack Obama felt on the night of November 4, 2008. It’s four years later. It’s been a grind. Being the 44th President of the United States of America has not lived up to his hopes and [...]...

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History Buff

Artifacts of the Playhouse District »

Artifacts of the Playhouse DistrictOld Town may have been Pasadena’s original town center, but for many decades the Playhouse District has been its cultural and artistic nexus. It’s also home to a staggering number of architecturally significant buildings, many...

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What We're Reading

Going Astray with Cheryl Strayed on the Pacific Crest Trail »

Going Astray with Cheryl Strayed on the Pacific Crest TrailCheryl Strayed, author of Wild (Alfred A. Knopf), is an overnight success who has actually been a hard-working writer praised in literary circles for years. She first won anonymous fame as the writer of the...

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Concierge

Find Help at the Concierge »

Find Help at the ConciergeLook here for the people you need to get the job done, from architects and attorneys to plumbers and painters. And dog trainers. And pediatricians. And auto mechanics. And florists. And yoga instructors. And ... well, click through to find out....

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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

Happy Chanukah

Happy Chanukah

For your sleek and modern Hanukkah. Enjoy. Read the Full Story at Pasadena Daily Photo...

Dec 16, 2014 / More »

Pasadena PIO

Looking for Something to Do? Free Events Aug. 23 to 29

Looking for Something to Do? Free Events Aug. 23 to 29

Here are events scheduled Saturday, Aug. 23, to Friday, Aug 29.All events are free, so...

Aug 22, 2014 / More »

Vroman's Blog

The Weekend…In Photos!

The Weekend…In Photos!

Well friends, we’re officially done with events for 2014. It’s bittersweet, of course. The good...

Dec 16, 2014 / More »

JPL Blog

Dawn’s Split from Asteroid Vesta – Mission Insider Explains

Dawn’s Split from Asteroid Vesta – Mission Insider Explains

By Marc Rayman As NASA’s Dawn spacecraft makes its journey to its second target, the...

Sep 5, 2012 / More »

A Pasadena Latina

The lifespan of an ornamental cherry tree

The lifespan of an ornamental cherry tree

Some things are more finite than others.  Turns out the lifespan of an ornamental cherry...

Dec 3, 2014 / 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

Sony pulls ‘The Interview’ after threats of violence at theaters

Sony pulls ‘The Interview’ after threats of violence at theaters

A sign outside of Sony’s New York headquarters is viewed on April 10, 2012 in...

Dec 18, 2014 / More »

Eastsider LA

A family-owned Christmas tree lot returns to Highland Park for another holiday season

A family-owned Christmas tree lot returns to Highland Park for another holiday season

By NATHAN SOLIS HIGHLAND PARK — Chris Miali plucks a handful of pine needles from...

Dec 18, 2014 / More »

Glimpses of S. Pas.

My New Blog is Launching this Month!

My New Blog is Launching this Month!

I’m getting back to my blogging roots with a brand, spanking new blog called LA:...

Sep 11, 2014 / More »

Eat-LA

The Weekend Go Go: Winter Dance Party, Limerick Fest, Orchestre Surreal

The Weekend Go Go: Winter Dance Party, Limerick Fest, Orchestre Surreal

The Weekend Go Go: a winter dance party, lots of limericks and leopard-tinged Tim Burton. Good thing the weekend begins early…. Read the...

Dec 11, 2014 / More »
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