Archive for ‘November, 2015’


Price drops on Silver Lake duplex, Mt. Washington 4-bedroom & El Sereno Spanish

Price drops on Silver Lake duplex, Mt. Washington 4-bedroom & El Sereno Spanish

About Eastside 30 property owners cut their asking prices during the past week, with a Silver Lake duplex taking a $100,000 chop while the owners of a Mount Washington four-bedroom shave $69,000 off their price.  Here’s a sample of some of the reductions: 1920s, wooded-sided El Sereno home near Alhambra now priced at $479,000 after […]

Jane Szabo – Common Thread

Jane Szabo – Common Thread

Jane Szabo received a MFA from Art Center College of Design, and her photography has won awards and been exhibited nationally. Art Share L. A. calls itself “a home for the arts.” To that end, a 28,000 square foot warehouse has been renovated with areas on the ground floor for events, exhibits, and classes, while […]

Silicon valley job perks get perkier

Silicon valley job perks get perkier

The new Google logo is displayed on a sign outside of the Google headquarters.; Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Los Angeles: about 350 miles north of us lies a land offering employee lifestyle perks that might exceed your wildest expectations.   For example, at Blueboard, you can be James Bond for a day — the experience […]

Silicon valley job perks get perkier

Silicon valley job perks get perkier

The new Google logo is displayed on a sign outside of the Google headquarters.; Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Los Angeles: about 350 miles north of us lies a land offering employee lifestyle perks that might exceed your wildest expectations.   For example, at Blueboard, you can be James Bond for a day — the experience […]

Scribblings 50: Welcome to My Walk

Scribblings 50: Welcome to My Walk

I am convinced that that there are more great restaurants in Pasadena than there are palm trees. And this is saying something, considering that so many palms were planted in the 1930s that Colorado Boulevard was nearly rechristened the “Street of a Thousand Palms.” Couple this with the facts that 1. my most recent visit […]

Santa’s Coming to Town!

Santa’s Coming to Town!

Santa’s coming to Altadena, touching down at the 2015 North Lake Pole Holiday Fest on December 5. The Lake & Mariposa Shopping District will host Santa Claus and his elves with carolers caroling, prize drawings, and Gypsy Eats and Pizza of Venice offering street-side tables full of yummy nosh for purchase. Local stores will remain open […]

How’s Your Faith?

How’s Your Faith?

We’re all looking, aren’t we? We’re all trying to fit the pieces of our life puzzle together so it somehow makes sense, somehow fits. This isn’t the direction to which we would normally look, but maybe the book we read next is David Gregory’s… While David Gregory was covering the White House, he had the […]

48th Annual Holiday Look In Tour

48th Annual Holiday Look In Tour

Get swept up by the season by touring a handful of different homes decorated especially for the holiday season. Get inspired, borrow ideas for your own home at the 48th Annual Holiday Look In tour. Once again, four local floral designers will illustrate their style and creativity by decorating a home for the holidays: Drew […]

‘Tis the Season to Celebrate 4 Great Causes

‘Tis the Season to Celebrate 4 Great Causes

Professional Child Development Associates is celebrating the season by supporting four great causes: Heifer International, St. James Church, Pasadena Symphony & POPS, and PCDA. On December 12, the “halls will be decked” at the historic home of Craig and Carolyn Watson. Claud Beltran and his Claud & Co. catering company will be providing victuals and […]

Botanic Bling

Botanic Bling

We don’t have the details on which vendors will be on hand, but the event name is enough to garner our interest. Descanso Gardens hosts a 2-day holiday gift event: Botanic Bling.   Botanic Bling, Descanso’s trunk show of nature-themed jewelry and accessories, returns just in time for holiday shopping. The event will feature unique […]

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