Archive for ‘August, 2015’


National Labor Board denies college players right to unionize

National Labor Board denies college players right to unionize

Citing what they deem as the NCAA’s abdication of responsibility to protect athletes from injury, the College Athletes Association (CAPA) announced the creation of the new labor organization to represent college football and basketball players. This organization just lost a lawsuit, denying Northwestern football players the right to unionize; Credit: David Banks/Getty Images CHICAGO (AP) […]

Check out Maurice’s L.A. Magazine Piece!

Check out Maurice’s L.A. Magazine Piece!

Our very own, Maurice who works in our IT Department has a write-up in the latest issue of L.A. Magazine – the Best of L.A. Issue. I’m sure by now you’ve seen it on newsstands everywhere. But have you seen Maurice’s piece? You can read the full piece below. I think we can all enjoy […]

Music Makes Magic at the Old Mill

Music Makes Magic at the Old Mill

Built in 1816, it’s been described as the first water-powered grist mill in California, even though apparently the “mechanical marvel” of Franciscan Father José Maria de Zalvidea‘s horizontal, direct impulse water wheel left the subsequent flour damp and the mill only produced for seven years before a “superior” New England-style mill with a vertical waterwheel […]

Forgive

Forgive

    Two syllables can weigh a ton. What does the word mean? It means to find warmth in the moon and coolness in the sun. It means understanding silent words. It means going past the words that cause pain and holding hands with one who hurt you; giving them a gentle hug. It means […]

Waters Here & There

Waters Here & There

Living on the Pacific Ocean, water is essential…to our very soul. Karol Franks shares her views of water…                       Karol Franks is the creative eye of Karol Franks Photography. Purchase her photos as prints or on tote bags, stationery, stickers, and clothing at Red Bubble. […]

Brick Fest Live

Brick Fest Live

 Trucks, houses, cities, spaceships, candy, dinosaurs, warriors, and skyscrapers. Whatever can be imagined, can be made out of Legos. And for the Lego enthusiast, part-time player, or committed fanatic, Brick Fest Live is a Llego-lovers dream. Brick Fest Live claims to have the largest Lego variety under one roof: Brick Warriors, West End Toys, Minifigfx, […]

Get on the Bus! AIA Architectural Tour (AKA Roof Party)

Get on the Bus! AIA Architectural Tour (AKA Roof Party)

Every year American Institute of Architects Pasadena & Foothill reserve a double-decker, stock up on wine, and plan the route. It’s a summer evening with a glass of wine on the roof of a bus while learning about historic architecture in Pasadena. The stops are still being finalized, but we suggest you reserve your spot […]

Nekter Comes to Pasadena

Nekter Comes to Pasadena

It’s all about the juice. The cold press. The cleanse. And, of course, acai (or açaí). “Juicers” love their fruit and veggies in liquid form and now they’ll have another option in Pasadena: Nekter Juice Bar. Steve and Alexis Schulze founded Nekter five years ago in their local community of Costa Mesa and now have […]

Dark Chocolate Drizzle Caramel Popcorn

Dark Chocolate Drizzle Caramel Popcorn

Giant tubs of tri-flavored popcorn: I always avoided the cheese (even though I liked it) and the butter flavor and dove right into the caramel section. I was addicted. Still am. I had to leave this batch in another room to avoid finishing it all. This is my version of that delicious caramel popcorn, but […]

Restored Modern in the Hills of Mount Washington

Restored Modern in the Hills of Mount Washington

Sponsored Post Open House: Sunday, Aug. 16 from 2 pm – 5 pm Designers Breland/Harper consider the experience of their homes from every aspect. They compose fine but simple elements – flooring imported from Italy, solid brass hardware, hand poured concrete counters – and combine them with a minimalist eye. Mountain breezes bring the perfume […]

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