Month: November 2013

admin November 28, 2013

If the value of a life is measured solely by longevity, then Nadine Gwaltney is a very rich woman. Gwaltney, who lives in Pasadena, recently became a centurion and celebrated in style with her family and her friends at Embassy Suites in Arcadia. !!!OWe had family from New York, Tennessee, Pittsburgh fly in,!Xsaid her son […]

admin November 27, 2013

Foothill Unity CenterA!A|s annual Thanksgiving food distribution in partnership with its eleven-city community started Monday as precisely as a Swiss watch. The distribution for families was held at Ayers Hall at the Los Angeles County Arboretum in Arcadia Monday. A second distribution for individuals was be held Tuesday, November 26, at the CenterA!A|s Monrovia and […]

admin November 22, 2013

Thursday, PETA sent an urgent letter to R. Scott Jenkins, president of the 2014 Pasadena Tournament of Roses, urging him to require a change in the design of SeaWorld’s float for the Rose Parade in January. Currently, the display shows majestic orcas living free in the open sea. But at SeaWorld, orcas are restricted to […]

admin November 22, 2013

The Colorado Street Bridge – iconic landmark, connecting thoroughfare, engineering marvel, artistic inspiration, preservation model, and film star – is the focus of a new exhibition at Pasadena Museum of History in commemoration of the grand structure’s 100th anniversary. The Colorado Street Bridge Centennial Exhibition is on view in the Ralph M. Parsons Foundation Gallery […]

admin November 20, 2013

The Chinese American Film Festival Film Series: Falling Flowers held its press conference at Chinese American Film Festival Committee Headquarter on November 3. American Film Festival chairman , The president of G&E studio Mr. James Su attended and addressed the meeting. In the main role, Song Jia depicts Hong as a tough, modern woman capable […]

admin November 20, 2013

State education officials are working with the California State PTA to get information on the Common Core State Standards into the hands of parents across California, Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson announced today. As part of this effort, the organizations are distributing the Parents’ Guide to Student Success-a series of resources designed to help […]

admin November 20, 2013

Modern-day life, at least for the seniors among us, is complicated, confusing, and frustrating. Last week when I sat down to type Dorothy’s Place, I discovered that AT&T and my computer were having an argument. Actually I didn’t discover that, I just discovered that I couldn’t go into my computer. Any glitch with my compuiter […]