Archive for ‘June, 2010’


Double-truck food trucks tonight

Double-truck food trucks tonight

It's happening now:  Kogi BBQ at the Coffee Gallery, starting at 10:30; and Get Shaved Hawaiian Ice, which just tweeted that it's about a block south on Lake. Read the Full Story at Altadena Blog

Cupcake Win!

Cupcake Win!

What do you do with cupcakes gone awry? Judge them, of course! (And then eat them.) Luckily, all the cupcake contest entries from Saturday’s event were utterly wrecktastic (it’s a good thing, I promise). The entries trickled in during a hilarious slide show of some of Jen and her husband’s favorite Cake Wrecks, followed by […]

Lovebirds Cafe & Bakery Coming to Pasadena Convention Center

Lovebirds Cafe & Bakery Coming to Pasadena Convention Center

Lovebirds Cafe & Bakery, a popular breakfast and lunchtime destination for many who live and work in Pasadena, is opening up their third location in Downtown Pasadena at the still newish convention center. The new location, at the SE corner of Green and Marengo, will be introducing two new salads to the menu: Italian and […]

A bigger, better fish, but is it safe?: FDA considers approval of genetically-modified salmon

A bigger, better fish, but is it safe?: FDA considers approval of genetically-modified salmon

Many people love a good slice of fresh salmon. And, they say, salmon’s good for your health. The problem: it’s expensive. And demand is just making it harder to find at a good price. AquaBounty Technologies, a bio-tech firm in Waltham, MA thinks it has the answer: a genetically engineered salmon that grows at twice […]

San Francisco stays healthy

San Francisco stays healthy

The Supreme Court will not be hearing a challenge from the Golden Gate Restaurant Association against San Francisco’s universal health care program – Healthy San Francisco. The program is available to all San Francisco residents regardless of immigration status, employment status, or pre-existing medical conditions and has enrolled 53,000 previously uninsured people. Where does the […]

Larkin’s

Larkin’s

One of Eagle Rock’s several new hot spots, Larkin’s occupies a restored Craftsman house with a wrap-around front porch and a convivial living room and parlor. Hipster families and Eagle Rock oldtimers alike come for the casual, friendly vibe and traditional Southern cooking with a bit of Mexican and California flair. Best bets include the […]

Ten Things to Like This Tuesday June 29, 2010

Ten Things to Like This Tuesday June 29, 2010

I am off to the opening of the new Disney Store this morning! But it seems like cheating to put that on the list of products, events, happening and entertainment since I haven’t seen the joint. But , because I am running a tad short of time…. 1. The new Disney Store I’ll fill you […]

Bikes and Roses

Bikes and Roses

I couldn’t help but grab this shot outside Barristers Garden Center. Ordinary stuff, true. But so pretty! Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Patriotic Elks 99 concert band kicks off summer season

Patriotic Elks 99 concert band kicks off summer season

The Sheriff's Support Group kicks off its Farnsworth Park summer concert series in fine style as the Elk's 99 Concert Band returns with an evening of patriotic music in celebration of our Nations 234th birthday. Fun for the entire family. And — new this year — pre-order your boxed picnic dinner from Amy's Patio Cafe […]

Madre’s

Madre’s

Madre’s restaurant might not be a mystery to you, but it was to me. I found it in my wanderings a couple of months ago. This entryway might be gone by now. Such things are ephemeral. Jennifer Lopez opened this “elegant Cuban restaurant” at 897 Granite Drive in April of 2002. It started out with […]

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