Archive for ‘September, 2014’


Don’t Throw Out the Bathwater

Don’t Throw Out the Bathwater

(Official text) Interested in learning how to install your own simple greywater irrigation system? Greywater Corps offers a greywater class and hands-on workshop on Saturday, October 4th, where you will learn all about greywater and then participate in installing a laundry-to-landscape system, converting a washing machine to safe, legal greywater use. This type of system may […]

Wiggle Waggle 2014

Wiggle Waggle 2014

Every year, the Pasadena Humane Society’s Wiggle Waggle Walk unites families and dogs to raise funds in support of dogs that don’t have families. There will be a fashion show and a look-alike contest. I don’t much resemble Wilma except in lounging posture, and neither of us is ready to be in such a big crowd. […]

Cook the Book

Cook the Book

Whole grains. Everyone is cashing in on the wealth of health in regard to whole grains. General Mills is pushing the whole grain factor of their Lucky Charms, Trix, Coco Puffs, and Reese’s Puffs cereals, and though we’re not doubting their claim, the benefits may—kinda, most probably, very likely—be outweighed by the inclusion of hefty doses […]

Morning Report: Mt. Washington shooting leaves man injured; police seek public’s help in fatal Boyle Heights killing; historic view of the Silver Lake Reservoir

Morning Report:  Mt. Washington shooting leaves man injured; police seek public’s help in fatal Boyle Heights killing; historic view of the Silver Lake Reservoir

Atwater Modern, Atwater Village | The Eastsider A man was shot five times early this morning while he and a female friend were parked at an overlook in Mt. Washington.  The shooting is believed to be gang-related.  City News Service/Daily News. Police are asking the public for help in connection with the fatal shooting of […]

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 and chipped Do not chase. Please contact Atley (818)370-3427 Contact: Atley – (818) 370-3427 Want to publish a Lost & Found notice ? Please click here. . Eastsider Ads Read the Full Story at Eastsider LA

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, in Los Angeles.; Credit: Todd Williamson/Todd Williamson/Invision/AP It’s been nearly a week since LAPD handcuffed, detained and released African American actress Daniele Watts in response to a complaint of indecent exposure. Watts has since filed a complaint with the department. […]

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, so take a look — and don’t you dare say there’s nothing to do in Pasadena!   The San Gabriel Valley LGBT Pride Festival Saturday, Sept. 20, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Memorial Park will include entertainment, health fair, […]

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 week to be an Angeleno! Read the Full Story at Eat: Los Angeles

Every lane is a bike lane – even on the freeway

Every lane is a bike lane – even on the freeway

Post by Rick Lopez.   Apparently this cyclist took Metro’s Every Lane Is A Bike Lane campaign to heart as the rider headed southbound on the 110 Arroyo Seco Parkway near Dodger Stadium. Eastsider Ads Read the Full Story at Eastsider LA

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 and supported us over the years. We’re calling the project HUMANS OF THE BOOKSTORE and we’ll be posting the stories on our Tumblr. This blog will have a little taste of what’s happening over there. Please follow us in this […]

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