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Juggling Two Lives: A daughter struggles to care for her mother with Alzheimer’s

Juggling Two Lives: A daughter struggles to care for her mother with Alzheimer’s
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Martha Diaz, a 63-year-old Boyle Heights native, describes the challenges she has faced since her mother was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s more than a decade ago. Her first-person Eastside Story was provided through a representative of  Alzheimer’s Greater Los Angeles. By MARTHA DIAZ My name is Martha Diaz. In 2004, I was married, had worked for […]

Pine & Crane team goes “fast-casual” in Highland Park; Silver Lake’s Kettle Black; Echo Park coffee guide

Pine & Crane team goes “fast-casual” in Highland Park; Silver Lake’s Kettle Black; Echo Park coffee guide

By CECILIA PADILLA-BRILL The owners of Pine & Crane in Silver Lake are working to open a new Taiwanese concept in the former Ba Restaurant in Highland Park.   Owner Vivian Ku said in a press release that the menu at her yet-to-be-named York Boulevard restaurant will be “completely different from Pine & Crane.” Instead, […]

Everything you need to know about the alt-right movement

Everything you need to know about the alt-right movement

Stephen K. Bannon talks with callers about Donald Trump officially becoming the Republican Presidential nominee. Bannon has bragged that his site has become a platform for the alt-right. ; Credit: Kirk Irwin/Getty Images for SiriusXM Hillary Clinton claims Donald Trump is embracing the alt-right philosophy, calling it a paranoid fringe movement that’s taking over the […]

Everything you need to know about the alt-right movement

Everything you need to know about the alt-right movement

Stephen K. Bannon talks with callers about Donald Trump officially becoming the Republican Presidential nominee. Bannon has bragged that his site has become a platform for the alt-right. ; Credit: Kirk Irwin/Getty Images for SiriusXM Hillary Clinton claims Donald Trump is embracing the alt-right philosophy, calling it a paranoid fringe movement that’s taking over the […]

Looking for Something To Do? Free Events August 27 to September 2

Looking for Something To Do? Free Events August 27 to September 2

Here are events scheduled Saturday, Aug. 27, to Friday, Sept. 2.All events are free, so take a look — and don’t you dare say there’s nothing to do in Pasadena! Bring your broken appliances, electronics, jewelry, tools, toys, dull knives and other items to Transition Pasadena’s Repair Café Saturday, Aug. 27, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. […]

For Sale: New From Matthew Morgus Real Estate – Adorable Cottage in Mt. Washington

For Sale: New From Matthew Morgus Real Estate – Adorable Cottage in Mt. Washington

Sponsored Post 4801 Nob Hill Drive | $799,000 | Property Website Beautiful 2-bedroom cottage located in the hills of Mt. Washington in the Mt. Washington Elementary School District. Enjoy the light-filled living room with tall, cathedral ceilings, arched doorways, original windows and gorgeous hardwood flooring. The upstairs has a circular flow with the living room […]

Musings for a New School Year

Musings for a New School Year

My, how they’ve grown… It’s back to school time. Most of South Pasadena’s kids are putting their noses to the grindstone in SPUSD’s public schools. Others are attending private progressive schools like Waverly, Waldorf and Sequoyah or the highly academic Polytechnic. Some are in charter schools. A few are homeschooling. A few are even unschooling. […]

New study waters down the amount of H20 believed to be in Mars ‘dark streaks’

New study waters down the amount of H20 believed to be in Mars ‘dark streaks’

This image from NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter shows dark, narrow streaks on the slopes of Hale Crater that were thought to be created by water, but are now under question. ; Credit: NASA/Getty Images The scientific community was elated last summer when NASA scientists found long, dark streaks on the surface of Mars that they […]

Police arrest juvenile after Eagle Rock chase and crash

Police arrest juvenile after Eagle Rock chase and crash

BY LUCY GUANUNA EAGLE ROCK — A short police pursuit through the streets of Eagle Rock  early this morning ended with a juvenile suspect crashing his vehicle and then fleeing on foot. At about 1:30 a.m., police patrolling the area saw a vehicle speeding and making several traffic violations, said Sgt. Campos with LAPD’s Northeast […]

Police arrest juvenile after Eagle Rock chase and crash

Police arrest juvenile after Eagle Rock chase and crash

BY LUCY GUANUNA EAGLE ROCK — A short police pursuit through the streets of Eagle Rock  early this morning ended with a juvenile suspect crashing his vehicle and then fleeing on foot. At about 1:30 a.m., police patrolling the area saw a vehicle speeding and making several traffic violations, said Sgt. Campos with LAPD’s Northeast […]

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