Arcadia Weekly

Matthews Football Family has Roots in Arcadia
Sports

Matthews Football Family has Roots in Arcadia

By Spencer Stueve One of America’s first, and greatest, football families has roots in Arcadia, California.  Howard Lynn Matthews was a college athletic coach, and he would help teach a number of sports to his children, who would raise boys of their own, all reaching the top of the professional football world.  Howard was born…

3 Steps to Healthy, Happy, and Fit
Health & Fitness

3 Steps to Healthy, Happy, and Fit

Make the choice today to live healthy, happy, and fit By Yajen Tan One of the first questions that crossed my mind as I began my journey as a personal trainer was: what does it mean to be fit? I think we’re often misled by mainstream media to think that fitness means to look like…

Oct. 20- Oct.26
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Oct. 20- Oct.26

Spiders and Monsters and Ghosts, Oh My! at Flights of Fantasy Story Theater on Thursday, October 26 from 3:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. (Hill Avenue Branch Library 55 South Hill Avenue Pasadena, CA 91106) Flights of Fantasy Story presents a Halloween extravaganza of folk tales, fables and rhymes. – PASADENA    Your Weekly Events Oct….

Career Corner: The Power of Punctuation
Columns

Career Corner: The Power of Punctuation

By Angela Copeland  Your words are an incredibly powerful business tool that you use each and every day. This is especially true during your job search. Not surprisingly, the punctuation around those words can be just as important as the words themselves. You may have heard me preach before about the space that appears after a…

Highlighting Downtown Arcadia: New Business Friendly Zoning Code
Columns, Community

Highlighting Downtown Arcadia: New Business Friendly Zoning Code

By Tim Schwehr, Economic Development Analyst, City of Arcadia For this week’s Highlighting Downtown Arcadia column, I’ve been invited by the Downtown Arcadia Improvement Association to discuss the City’s new Business-Friendly Zoning Code for the area, and some of the exciting opportunities it has created for the downtown. Adopted in November 2016 as part of…

Why Your Diet Will Fail
Health & Fitness

Why Your Diet Will Fail

Find out the one change in your mindset to take your diet from a zero to a hero By Yajen Tan Every time January comes around, people run into the gym and jump on diet programs with the goal of achieving their New Year’s resolution. Some believe that by jumping on this bandwagon, they’ll end…

Oct. 13 – Oct. 19
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Oct. 13 – Oct. 19

Latino Heritage Parade and Jamaica Festival, Oct. 14 from 11 a.m. – 4: p.m. (Villa Parke Community Center, 363 E Villa Street, Pasadena, CA 91101) Experience live entertainment, food, arts and educational opportunities. For more information call Villa-Parke Community Center at (626) 744-6530. – PASADENA Your Weekly Events Oct. 13 Away from Home: Photography of…

Career Corner: Freedom at Work
Columns

Career Corner: Freedom at Work

By Angela Copeland One of the worst feelings you can feel at work is trapped with no way out. I meet professionals every day who feel chained to their job. They are very often in unhealthy situations that make them miserable each and every day. Some have an abusive boss. Others work for a company…

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