Date: June 6th, 2019

AMPS Update – The New and Improved Local E-Newsletter
Community

AMPS Update – The New and Improved Local E-Newsletter

  Sign-up before the launch Beacon Media News, publisher of Arcadia Weekly, Monrovia Weekly and Pasadena Independent (AMPS), will launch a new and improved local e-newsletter on June 7. The redesigned e-newsletter will now offer relevant local-news updates from Arcadia and Monrovia in addition to Pasadena news. The AMPS Update e-newsletter will feature a vibrant…

Arcadia Spring Sports Recap
Sports

Arcadia Spring Sports Recap

By Nathan Foster Arcadia High School had lots of strong action through their springs sports teams. Baseball, boys’ tennis, boys’ volleyball, softball and badminton each notched more than 20 wins during the season. On the diamond, both the baseball and softball teams saw huge numbers from their players. Baseball went 25-2 on the year, falling…

June 7 – June 13
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June 7 – June 13

EDITOR’S PICK Playhouse Block Party in the Playhouse District, June 8 from noon – 10 p.m. (39 S. El Molino Ave., Pasadena, CA 91101). This all-day event featuring more than 20 performances on two different stages – a Main Stage and a Family Stage, family-friendly interactive activities, food, libations, and guided tours, all curated by…

St. Gregory A. & M. Hovsepian School Goes Full STEAM Ahead
Business Spotlight

St. Gregory A. & M. Hovsepian School Goes Full STEAM Ahead

By Emily Glory Peters “Don’t throw anything away.” It’s not a hoarder’s mentality—it’s the bedrock of teachers Michele Browning and Arpy Jahjah’s STEAM philosophy at St. Gregory A. & M. Hovsepian School in Pasadena. “For young learners, school is a freight train—it’s cognitive overload,” says Browning, who, like Jahjah, has been teaching since she was…

Institute of Culinary Education Celebrates Its First West Coast Graduation at the Pasadena Playhouse
Dining Delights

Institute of Culinary Education Celebrates Its First West Coast Graduation at the Pasadena Playhouse

By Brianna Chu When I approached the Pasadena Playhouse early Monday evening, the air was abuzz with conversation and laughter; graduands’ family and friends were standing as close to the front doors of Playhouse as they could, arms full of flowers and balloons, waiting to celebrate their graduands. The Institute of Culinary Education (ICE) welcomed…

Readers’ Choice 2019 Final Vote
Business

Readers’ Choice 2019 Final Vote

Cast your ballot before the voting period ends The Readers’ Choice 2019 voting period is coming to an end. Thursday, June 6, is the last day to cast your vote before 10 p.m. You, the community, have selected these nominees to be top contenders for this year’s Readers’ Choice favorites. See the nominees here: bit.ly/RC19vote….

How Do We Communicate in the Digital Age?
Featured

How Do We Communicate in the Digital Age?

Context of communications like emotions and nonverbal cues are often neglected By Terry Miller Thousands of years ago, human beings communicated exclusively through spoken languages. Communities were small and nomadic. Gradually, people developed writing skills, creating a more permanent form of communication. As a result, folklore and oral tradition transitioned into literature. The invention of…

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