Archive for ‘March, 2015’


For Sale: Mt Washington Cottage with Studio

For Sale: Mt Washington Cottage with Studio

Sponsored Post: Eastside Property Listings 3027 Future St | $405,000 | Property Website Open Sunday march 15 2-5 Sunset to Fireworks view! Handy to all that is NELA! Privacy! Why rent or go the tiny landless condo route when you can have this hillside oasis on a 5300+ sq ft lot. Slip thru the enticing […]

What Came Before

What Came Before

What Came Before by Gay Degani was written by a woman who, admittedly, got “lost in living.” Like so many people, and I suppose I mean particularly women, Degani felt writing took up too much of her time, time that “should” be spent—and would be better spent—raising a family, i.e. taking care of others and […]

Courage and Cowardice in San Marino

Courage and Cowardice in San Marino

  It was such a frightful torrent of abuse that it made her physically ill – sick enough that she had to retire from her job as a math teacher at Huntington Middle School in San Marino. “Filthy Jew – drop dead,” threatened one anonymous late-night phone call. “Jew, get out of San Marino,” read […]

The Affordable ART Act

The Affordable ART Act

I’ve always believed that art is for everybody and is an important part of life. I know from creating and exhibiting art for many years that there is an unfulfilled desire on the part of many people to own and collect artwork, but have thought that it is out of their budget. Many artists, like […]

Melting Pot Food Tours Pasadena

Melting Pot Food Tours Pasadena

” ‘Angel Food’ is that which is prepared for people we love and by people who love us.” The philosophy behind Angel Food is that it will nourish us both physically and spiritually. The above is an excerpt from Angel Food*, a cookbook written by self-taught chef Diane Scalia. Since 2008, Diane has teamed with […]

Election day and Election Night

Election day and Election Night

Today is Election Day in Altadena, Pasadena, and Sierra Madre. We have a chance to vote for some of the people who will make decisions that will affect our lives in ways we may or may not know. I voted early this morning.  If you haven’t voted yet, you have until 8:00 pm. This evening […]

Hillary Clinton breaks email silence, press and public react

Hillary Clinton breaks email silence, press and public react

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks on stage with Gates Foundation Co-Chair Melinda Gates and Clinton Foundation Vice Chair Chelsea Clinton for the official release of the No Ceilings Full Participation Report which coincides with the start of the 59th session of the United Nations’ Commission on the Status of Women on March […]

Montecito Heights burglary suspect caught; L.A. River wildlife trail cameras stolen; L.A. Marathon gets “cooling buses” ready

Montecito Heights burglary suspect caught; L.A. River wildlife trail cameras stolen; L.A. Marathon gets “cooling buses” ready

Solano Canyon | daveedkapoor/Instagram One of two burglary suspects believed to be responsible for a series of Montecito Heights break-ins was apprehended in an RV, where police found recovered jewelry and tools that went missing during the crimes. CBS2 How former County Supervisor Gloria Molina bungled her bid to represent Council District 14. L.A. Times […]

Pasadena History

Pasadena History

If you’re a Pasadena history afficionado, two new exhibits at the Pasadena Museum of History are for you. Try your wits against Ann Erdman, who curated the Mystery History exhibit. She poses the question, “Where are we? And what’s happening?” pairing photos and items from the Museum’s collection. You know this one, surely? I hadn’t […]

In a World of Purple: Wistaria Fest 2015

In a World of Purple: Wistaria Fest 2015

It’s that time again, to walk the long walk and bask in the glory of the world’s oldest blossoming vine, as ordained by none other than the Guinness Book of World Records The Wistaria Festival in Sierra Madre is Sunday, March 15th, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. The village will be alive with over 100 crafters and […]

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