Archive for ‘November, 2015’


The Carol Bus

The Carol Bus

The carolers come a caroling… by bus. It may not be an open sleigh, but the L. A. Master Chorale has decked out red, double-decker bus in holiday finery and is popping up in areas around the southland. On Saturday, November 28, the LAMC’s carol bus will pop up at Mercantile Place and One Colorado […]

Black Friday at Elisa B.

Black Friday at Elisa B.

Can’t wait to start shopping? Black Friday and Small Business Saturday, and even Sunday, November 29, have the “Shops on Holly” hopping. We’re told Elisa B. is going “all out for her first holiday season as a part of the shops on Holly seasonal event.” BLACK FRIDAY Shop 10 a.m.–9 p.m. Pop in between 2 […]

State of Mulch 2

State of Mulch 2

“In consideration of the coming El Niño, which may bring huge amounts of water to us or even in imagining the years of drought we are likely facing in the future, there are no greater actions we can take than to contour the land to capture water and to use mulch to help cleanse, augment […]

Kathleen Swaydan Opens Her Studio – the 5th Annual

Kathleen Swaydan Opens Her Studio – the 5th Annual

For the 5th year, Kathleen Swaydan opens her lovely studio space, having invited her artist friends to exhibit and sell their work, and welcoming the public to come, browse, and perhaps find a perfect holiday gift or two or three. On December 5 and 6, Kathleen exhibits her watercolors alongside painters Nancy Halpin, Richard Davies, […]

Open Studio Days This December

Open Studio Days This December

We’re looking forward to attending our second Open Studios event because during the event this past June—and despite the fact that we committed to both Saturday and Sunday—we were not able to get to all the locations we’d highlighted with sharpie. Most of Saturday was occupied with roaming the grounds of Zorthian Ranch, which we […]

Found in Echo Park: Beautiful American Bulldog for adoption

Found in Echo Park: Beautiful American Bulldog for adoption

Meet Marley! Marley is a beautiful brindle goofball that is about a year old and is currently being fostered in Echo Park. He was dumped in Elysian Park 6 weeks ago and both his previous owners didn’t want him. He is the sweetest, gentle soul that loves to snuggle and is so happy to be […]

Dodgers name Dave Roberts new manager

Dodgers name Dave Roberts new manager

Dave Roberts #10 of the San Francisco Giants looks on during batting practice before taking on the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium on July 31, 2007 in Los Angeles, California.; Credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images The Dodgers have confirmed that Dave Roberts has been named the team’s manager, succeeding Don Mattingly. Roberts is currently a […]

Dodgers name Dave Roberts new manager

Dodgers name Dave Roberts new manager

Dave Roberts #10 of the San Francisco Giants looks on during batting practice before taking on the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium on July 31, 2007 in Los Angeles, California.; Credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images The Dodgers have confirmed that Dave Roberts has been named the team’s manager, succeeding Don Mattingly. Roberts is currently a […]

200 Batchelder Tiles Find a New Home

200 Batchelder Tiles Find a New Home

The folks at Pasadena Museum of History are pretty happy, maybe even giddy and gleeful, thanks to architectural historian Robert Winter, Ph.D., who’s donated to the museum part of his personal collection and accompanying archives. From PMH… The donation includes over 200 Batchelder tiles made between the years 1910 and the early 1930s, including tiles […]

Seeing “Pictures”

Seeing “Pictures”

As a painter and assemblage artist, Pasadena resident Kate Carvellas is influenced by the “pictures” she sees during her days—those of nature and the man-made world. We’re attracted to her photographs right along with her abstract paintings and assemblages. Enjoy…                               […]

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