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OSKA Women’s Boutique Coming to Old Pasadena

OSKA Women’s Boutique Coming to Old Pasadena

With stores in Munich, London, and New York (the only other location in the US), OSKA is coming to Old Pasadena taking the space that was formerly the In SoHo women’s boutique that went out of business. Located along Douglas … Continue reading → Read the Full Story at Brigham Yen

“Downtown Doggie U Wash” Part of Growing Neighborhood in Downtown LA

“Downtown Doggie U Wash” Part of Growing Neighborhood in Downtown LA

*Mention you read about Downtown Doggie U Wash on Brigham Yen’s blog and receive 15% off your bill (more details in store). Offer expires 11/1/11. I was walking down Hill Street (just south of 7th) last week and saw a … Continue reading → Read the Full Story at Brigham Yen

LAPD Headquarters Community Grounds Clean Up Event (Every First Saturday)

LAPD Headquarters Community Grounds Clean Up Event (Every First Saturday)

Unfortunately and shamefully, the City of LA is neglecting to take care of its own brand new LAPD HQ’s community grounds where the grassy lawn fronting 2nd Street has not been maintained properly (weeds are now a big problem apparently) … Continue reading → Read the Full Story at Brigham Yen

D’odici Desserts Cafe Soft Opens in Pasadena

D’odici Desserts Cafe Soft Opens in Pasadena

Serving up souffle cheesecake desserts and lattes among other delectable goodies, d’odici Cafe (lowercase “d”) soft opened yesterday after 5 months of build out (since March 2011) in the former Carvel Ice Cream space that went out of business. I … Continue reading → Read the Full Story at Brigham Yen

D’odici Cafe Soft Opens in Pasadena

D’odici Cafe Soft Opens in Pasadena

Serving up souffle cheesecake desserts and lattes among other delectable goodies, d’odici Cafe (lowercase “d”) soft opened yesterday after 5 months of build out (since March 2011) in the former Carvel Ice Cream space that went out of business. I … Continue reading → Read the Full Story at Brigham Yen

My Interview with 2013 Los Angeles Mayoral Candidate Austin Beutner

My Interview with 2013 Los Angeles Mayoral Candidate Austin Beutner

It still seems like a ways off until the next Los Angeles mayoral election, which takes place on March 5, 2013. But it is important to start the discussion earlier as much has changed in Los Angeles during the time … Continue reading → Read the Full Story at Brigham Yen

Second Lucky Boy Burger Restaurant Coming to Pasadena

Second Lucky Boy Burger Restaurant Coming to Pasadena

A lot of “burger news” lately coming from this part of Pasadena. Amy’s Fast Food, across from Fuller Seminary, has been shuttered since August of 2007. The dilapidated freestanding structure has sat here at the corner of Walnut and Oakland waiting…patiently…for … Continue reading → Read the Full Story at Brigham Yen

New Expanded Sephora Now Open in Old Pasadena

New Expanded Sephora Now Open in Old Pasadena

Today was the grand opening of Sephora in Old Pasadena. I stopped by in the afternoon and saw many happy shoppers inside the new cosmetics store, which used to be Victoria’s Secret. One of the nice store associates told me … Continue reading → Read the Full Story at Brigham Yen

Isabel Marant Warehouse Sale in LA Fashion District (8/25 & 8/26)

Isabel Marant Warehouse Sale in LA Fashion District (8/25 & 8/26)

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Chase Bank Expands Aggressively into Downtown LA

Chase Bank Expands Aggressively into Downtown LA

Have you noticed the illuminated blue glow of the Chase Bank octagon signs spread throughout Downtown LA lately? I have. Every time I’m downtown, it seems like I am seeing more and more Chase Banks and their ATMs and new … Continue reading → Read the Full Story at Brigham Yen