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NEWS & COMMUNITY

Community

Arcadia’s Gilb Museum to Host Spring Soiree

By Staff The Gilb Museum of Arcadia Heritage will be open for a special “after hours” event on Saturday, May 26, from 6 to 9 p.m. They invite the public to join them in enjoying wine, cheese, fine art, and live acoustic music. This event will feature the Gilb’s current exhibit of vibrant watercolors, “Here...
Business
DIY Finds a Home at Craft Sierra Madre
Business Spotlight

DIY Finds a Home at Craft Sierra Madre

By Emily G. Peters The advent of Pinterest in 2008 marked a turning point in DIY (do-it-yourself) projects. Making items by hand became fashionable as well as practical, with burlap and mason jars enjoying a whole new renaissance. But not every aspiring crafter can get by solely on an internet tutorial—and that’s where Craft Sierra…

opinion
Columns, Community

Meet the New Owner of Arcadia’s Matt Denny’s Ale House Restaurant

By The Downtown Arcadia Improvement Association For this week’s column, the Downtown Arcadia Improvement Association sat down with Long Nguyen, the new owner of Matt Denny’s, for a business profile to find out more about him and what motivated him to purchase one of Arcadia’s favorite restaurants. What made you interested in owning a restaurant…

Arts & Entertainment
Education
Clairbourn School’s Robert W. Nafie Leaves a Lasting Legacy
Education

Clairbourn School’s Robert W. Nafie Leaves a Lasting Legacy

By May S. Ruiz He’s at transportation every single day, rain or shine, opening car doors for students arriving in the morning and leaving in the afternoon. He’s the one constant for the thousands of children who have attended Clairbourn School through the decades – Dr. Robert W. Nafie, headmaster. It was therefore with much…

HEALTH & FITNESS

Health & Fitness

Diet challenges can be far from healthy

By Yajen Tan Shortly after a training session last week, a man came up to me with a diet question. He was two weeks into a weight loss challenge with a friend, and so far he’s dropped 16 pounds of weight already. I was impressed, but also slightly skeptical of how he accomplished that. He...

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