• Nov. 16 – Nov. 22

    Nov. 16 – Nov. 22

    EDITOR’S PICK Game Night at Pacific Plate Brewing Co., Nov. 16 from 7 – 10 p.m. (1999 S. Myrtle Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016). Show off your skills during...


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Santa Anita Rewards First Responders for Their Service

All current first responders providing valid ID will receive amenities In an effort to thank the men and women working tirelessly to combat the tragic fires throughout the state, Santa Anita Park is offering a small token of gratitude to the many organizations providing continuous assistance and relief, all the while putting themselves in harm’s...

Santa Anita Park Announces 2018-19 Winter Meet Opening Day

Santa Anita Park, which will open for its 82nd Winter Meeting on Wednesday, Dec. 26, has announced its Winter Meet Stakes Schedule, which will include a total of 60 added money races, highlighted by 34 graded stakes (eight of them Grade I), through Sunday, April 7.  (Santa Anita’s complete Spring Stakes Schedule will be released at a later...
The Little Sandwich Company That Could
Business Spotlight

The Little Sandwich Company That Could

By Emily G. Peters Pasadena is full of experiences worth waiting for. Take Union Street Sandwich Company, for instance: slinging stellar sandwiches since 2015 under the careful guidance of owner Stacy Ober. Yet even with Ober’s 30-plus years of culinary experience, she took her time to ensure the shop would succeed. “It was never my…

Career Corner: Interviewing is Not Hazing

Career Corner: Interviewing is Not Hazing

By Angela Copeland When I was in college, I never joined a sorority. But, like you, I’ve heard some of the horror stories about what it can sometimes be like to become part of Greek life. For some (but not all) student led organizations hazing rituals are just a part of life. Looking back, it…

Arts & Entertainment
Arcadia High’s Unity Through Poetry Empowers Teens for Change

Arcadia High’s Unity Through Poetry Empowers Teens for Change

By AUSD Digital Communications Intern Sarah Wang Walking through the halls at lunch, students at Arcadia High School pass various clubs with specific objectives for the student body. Of the new clubs granted charters this year, right after being given the green light, Arcadia High’s Unity Through Poetry club has already made a profound impact…


Health & Fitness

Lorna Jane Active Nation Day in Arcadia

By Sandi Khine It’s not every day that a nationwide movement makes a place in your local community. Fortunately for residents of the San Gabriel Valley, activewear brand Lorna Jane’s sixth annual Active Nation Day on Sunday, Sept. 30 had a foothold in the promenade of Arcadia’s Westfield Santa Anita mall. Founded in 2012, Lorna Jane’s...