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Another Night in Bankok »

This week’s recipe comes courtesy of Dog Haus Culinary Director Michael Brown. Ingredients for 1 dog: 1 spicy Thai red currywurst sausage (proprietary recipe made for DH by Adam Gertler of “The Next Food Network Star” fame) or quality beef hot dog 1 bun (three King’s Hawaiian rolls, still connected)...

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Eat & Drink

Frog’s Leap Comes to Dinner

Frog’s Leap Comes to Dinner »

Before the Pond, 1972: As an undergraduate at Cornell, John Williams obtains an internship at Taylor Wine Company, and discovers that a winery is full of tanks of booze, pretty girls giving tours, and absolutely no cows unlike the dairy farm he grew up on. falls in love with wine....

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Kid Stuff

Touch-a-Truck

Touch-a-Truck »

Get ready kids-under-eight! Imagine earth movers, dump trucks, cement mixers, and garbage trucks. Imagine climbing, touching, honking, and “driving.” On September 20th, the Southern California Children’s Museum presents the 2nd annual Touch-a-Truck at Santa Anita Park. The event is designed for kids under eight years old and between 9 and...

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Home & Garden

The Gamble House Re-Imagined

The Gamble House Re-Imagined »

It’s being called a 17-day artist intervention. In actuality, it’s the Gamble House collaborating with the Pasadena Arts Council and Machine Project of Los Angeles to re-imagine the “quintessential Pasadena landmark” during the two-weeks of AxS Festival, which this year has the theme “curiosity.” Machine Project founder and artistic director...

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Talk of Our Towns

Sphæræ »

Sphæræ

Laser light and bubble skin. Actually, laser light that “crawls” through the micro and nano structures within a “bubble’s skin.” Grownups playing with bubbles… Evalina Domnitch and Dmitry...

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“A Walk Among the Tombstones”: A Quick Chat with Director Scott Frank »

“A Walk Among the Tombstones”: A Quick Chat with Director Scott Frank

He’s on deadline, so requested that we ask just a few and only easy questions. We can do that… Pasadena resident, UCSB alumnus, Dead Again and Little Man Tate author, Get...

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Moon Wolf »

Moon Wolf

The color of the midnight fell into my lap just now, filling my fear places, my irises with the color of fire, a moon wolf racing ahead, my...

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Creative Types

Sex World by Ron Koertge »

Sex World by Ron Koertge

“He teases out lyricism from the most mundane words, and significance from the most mundane situations,” says author Gene Yang. He is speaking about Ron Koertge, the highly...

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Good Deeds

CROP Hunger Walk »

CROP Hunger Walk

Polish Catholics, Serbian Orthodox, Korean Presbyterians, Episcopalians, Swedenborgians, Coptics, American Baptists, and African Methodists. These are just a few of the 37 member communities that make up CWS,...

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Maude Woods - Opening October 22nd in Pasadena

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Berry Breezes & Bangkok Monkey »

Berry Breezes & Bangkok Monkey

Berry Breeze. Bangkok Monkey. Peaches and Rye. Broten Buck. Jala-Pina Rita. Dirty Salty Savory. It’s September, so it must be SIP-tember when restaurants and bars all over the area create that one outstanding cocktail hoping to garner the majority of votes and win the cocktail challenge. Round 4 voting is from September 17th through the 21st, [...]...

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Events

The Curious Art of Origami »

The Curious Art of Origami

Continuing with the curious axis theme of the week, as in AxS Festival “Curiosity,” we were happily informed of another noteworthy event: “The Curious Art of Origami.” Curator Meher McArthur has brought together several distinct origamists: laser physicist Robert Lang; fashion, animated, and connecting cranes” artist Linda Mihara; and Vietnamese architect Giang Dinh. Though Robert [...]...

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Shakespeare in the PARK(let) »

Shakespeare in the PARK(let)

The third Friday of September is coming quickly, which means it’s time to prepare for PARK(ing) Day 2014. This is the movement begun in 2005 when Matthew, John, and Blaine wanted to bring attention to the lack of urban parks and pubic space. They accomplished this by paying a parking meter on a street in San Francisco—for two hours. During [...]...

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Taking Flight »

Taking Flight

  From playing in his school’s marching band and joining a techno-pop group to earning a Grammy in 2012, Eric Whitacre elicits high, and sometimes fan-girling, praise. On Forums.Bands.org, comments call him “the nicest man you will ever meet,” and say he’s “a wonderful composer” and his music is “nothing short of amazing.” And, oh yes… “that tush…to [...]...

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History Buff

When South Pasadena Was For Whites Only »

When South Pasadena Was For Whites Only“In South Pasadena, restrictive racial covenants, denying persons not of the Caucasian race the right to live within its municipal boundaries, are a matter of official policy. […] Of course, persons not of Caucasian ancestry...

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What We're Reading

All the Happiness You Deserve »

All the Happiness You DeserveIn All the Happiness You Deserve, Michael Piafsky tells the story of a life in small details and crystalline moments. Scotty, a dreamer and drifter, seems punished for every initiative, every step forward. Yet in...

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Photo Op.

Random II »

Random IIMore random pics as we walked here and there…                                  ...

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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

Boz, One Year Gone

Boz, One Year Gone

I’ve been thinking of today as a milestone, the day I’d stop grieving for Boz....

Sep 18, 2014 / More »

Pasadena PIO

Looking for Something to Do? Free Events Sept. 20 to 26

Looking for Something to Do? Free Events Sept. 20 to 26

Here are events scheduled Saturday, Sept. 20, to Friday, Sept 26. All events are free,...

Sep 19, 2014 / More »

Vroman's Blog

Another Human of the Bookstore is up on Tumblr!

Another Human of the Bookstore is up on Tumblr!

In honor of our 120th Anniversary we are celebrating the people who have helped us...

Sep 18, 2014 / More »

JPL Blog

Using the Force: Dawn Engineers Put to the Test

Using the Force: Dawn Engineers Put to the Test

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

Aug 1, 2014 / More »

A Pasadena Latina

Good news, bad news, mixed news…

Good news, bad news, mixed news…

Some posts are harder to write than others.  It can be that there are a...

Sep 18, 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

Local civil rights activists demand Daniele Watts apologize to the LAPD

Local civil rights activists demand Daniele Watts apologize to the LAPD

Daniele Watts attends a Janelle Monae concert at Club Nokia on Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012,...

Sep 19, 2014 / More »

Eastsider LA

Lost in Highland Park:  Black/brown dog named Roz

Lost in Highland Park: Black/brown dog named Roz

Responds to “Boz” Primarily Black, Brown Legs, Brown circles on eyes Approx 20 lbs Licensed...

Sep 19, 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:  AxS Fest,Techno Phantom of the Opera,  Tarfest, Ambulante + More!

The Weekend Go Go: AxS Fest,Techno Phantom of the Opera, Tarfest, Ambulante + More!

The Weekend Go Go: Gamble House psychic readings, a Phantom of the Opera mash-up, free music with mastadons, roving docs! It’s a great...

Sep 18, 2014 / More »
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