Archive for ‘April, 2017’


Looking for Something to Do? Free Events April 15 to 21

Looking for Something to Do? Free Events April 15 to 21

Here are events scheduled Saturday, April 15, to Friday, April 21.All events are free, so take a look — and don’t you dare say there’s nothing to do in Pasadena! The British are coming! The British are coming! The Pasadena Croquet Club will host England’s national croquet team Saturday, April 15, from 10 a.m. to […]

What Aspen Skiing buying Mammoth means for SoCal skiers

What Aspen Skiing buying Mammoth means for SoCal skiers

Mikaela Shiffrin of the USA skis the first run of the women’s slalom at the Nature Valley Aspen Winternational Audi FIS Ski World Cup at Aspen Mountain on November 25, 2012 in Aspen, Colorado. ; Credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images Ben Bergman | AirTalk® With the news that Colorado-based Aspen Skiing Company. is buying the company […]

What Aspen Skiing buying Mammoth means for SoCal skiers

What Aspen Skiing buying Mammoth means for SoCal skiers

Mikaela Shiffrin of the USA skis the first run of the women’s slalom at the Nature Valley Aspen Winternational Audi FIS Ski World Cup at Aspen Mountain on November 25, 2012 in Aspen, Colorado. ; Credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images Ben Bergman | AirTalk® With the news that Colorado-based Aspen Skiing Company. is buying the company […]

On The Market: Atwater Village cottage; Glassell Park townhouse; East L.A. Traditional

On The Market: Atwater Village cottage; Glassell Park townhouse; East L.A. Traditional

More than five dozen single-family homes, condos and other properties went up for sale on the Eastside during the last week. Here’s a sample of what’s new on the market: Atwater Village: Updated and remodeled 2-bedroom, 1920s cottage with room for a pool. $869,000. Glassell Park: 3-bedroom, 3-bath corner unit with 9-foot-high ceilings and attached […]

Cats: Why we can’t live with them, can’t live without them

Cats: Why we can’t live with them, can’t live without them

Larry the Downing Street cat, walks outside 10 Downing Street, the official residence of British Prime Minister Theresa May, in central London on March 29, 2017.; Credit: OLI SCARFF/AFP/Getty Images AirTalk® It’s estimated that approximately 30-37% of households in the U.S. have a cat. And while the widespread perception of cats is that they’re cold, […]

Jeff Guinn: The Road to Jonestown

Jeff Guinn: The Road to Jonestown

Regarding the characters predominant in our political arena today, the history that follows gives us pause. We can recall the shocking news of the killing of US Representative Leo Ryan along with three journalists during an investigatory trip to Jim Jones’ “People’s Temple” in Guyana on November 18, 1978. Among the wounded was Ryan’s aide, current Congresswoman Jackie […]

Market Watch: What are houses selling for in Echo Park?

Market Watch: What are houses selling for in Echo Park?

ECHO PARK — During the last three months, the average sales price of all single-family homes sold in Echo Park, including Angeleno Heights and Elysian Heights, was $835,746, according to Redfin.com. The average home that was sold had 2.6 bedrooms, 1.9 baths and 1,1486-square-feet of space. The average home lasted 43 days on the market […]

California mulls allowing safe spaces for IV drug users

California mulls allowing safe spaces for IV drug users

Drugs are prepared to shoot intravenously by a user addicted to heroin on February 6, 2014 in St. Johnsbury Vermont. ; Credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images George Lavender | AirTalk® A bill in Sacramento would make California the first state in the country where drug users could be provided with a place to inject. The bill’s […]

Hunting in the Horseshoe Garden

Hunting in the Horseshoe Garden

Still undecided about where to Easter egg hunt? Consider having your little ones hunt for eggs in the Horseshoe Garden at the Langham Huntington. Every child receives his or her own basket and the Easter Bunny will be visiting to help kids search the grounds for treats and goodies. Children can enjoy, also, the Huntington’s “express train” […]

Holmes, Sherlock & the Consulting Detective

Holmes, Sherlock & the Consulting Detective

This Sherlockian mash-up and world premier isn’t opening until June 2, but with summer coming and the calendar filling up with out-of-town travel, we figured it would be good to get the word out now. Jonathan Josephson, co-founder of Unbound Productions has spent three years developing Holmes, Sherlock, and The Consulting Detective, “a smash-up of […]

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