Date: September 19th, 2019

25 Arcadia High Students Named National Merit Semifinalists
Education

25 Arcadia High Students Named National Merit Semifinalists

Another year and another impressive Arcadia High showing in the National Merit Scholarship competition with 25 Arcadia High students named as 2020 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists. Arcadia High is the leader of all Los Angeles County high schools with the most students named to this year’s semifinalist cohort. While some high schools have less than…

Sept. 20 – Sept. 26
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Sept. 20 – Sept. 26

EDITOR’S PICK Pasadena Greek Fest at St. Anthony Greek Orthodox Church, Sept. 20 from 5-10 p.m. and Sept. 21-22 from noon-10 p.m. (778 S. Rosemead Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91107). Try a variety of classic Greek dishes, wines and spirits; enjoy live music and dance presentations. Admission is $4 at the door and children under 12…

Ask Dr. Canzoneri: Toothpick Dangers.
Columns

Ask Dr. Canzoneri: Toothpick Dangers.

By Kenneth J Canzoneri DDS. Dear Dr. KC:  Whenever my brother has something to eat he reaches for a toothpick. We went to a restaurant the other day and as I came back to the table he was poking and sucking food out from between his teeth with a toothpick. Besides being embarrassing this can’t…

Arcadia’s Energy Efficient Street Lighting Program to Start Next Month
News

Arcadia’s Energy Efficient Street Lighting Program to Start Next Month

The City of Arcadia says Southern California Edison (SCE) is replacing SCE owned inefficient High Pressure Sodium (HPS) street lights with energy efficient Light Emitting Diode (LED) lights on residential and arterial streets. While a HPS light produces a brownish light, an LED light provides a more pure light. Conversion to the new LED technology will help…

Another Racehorse Dies at Santa Anita During Training
News

Another Racehorse Dies at Santa Anita During Training

Zeke, a 4-year-old gelding, was euthanized on Monday night after suffering a pelvic fracture on the training track, the Los Angeles Times reported. “We are carefully reviewing what factors could have contributed to Zeke’s injury,” Dr. Dionne Benson, chief veterinarian for The Stronach Group, which owns the park, said in a statement. “Santa Anita will continue to…

The Best Self-Defense is a (Unyted) Offense
Business Spotlight

The Best Self-Defense is a (Unyted) Offense

By Emily Glory Peters If you were like the average American kid, keeping healthy might have included a stint in karate, tae kwon do or other martial art for a few months before teetering into your next recreational activity. But what does fitness look like now as an adult? For some, self-defense for fitness is…

4 Ways to Better Manage Your Credit Card Debt
opinion

4 Ways to Better Manage Your Credit Card Debt

Do you find yourself living on paycheck to paycheck? Does the arrival of your credit card statements fill you with dread? Do you find yourself losing sleep over debt? If you answered yes, to any of the above, chances are you’ve been struggling with a debt problem of some kind. In fact, from a recent…

Career Corner: The Human Side of Interviewing
Columns

Career Corner: The Human Side of Interviewing

By Angela Copeland Years ago, job interviewing was an event. During my first job post-college search, I flew to companies all around the U.S. There were phone interviews in the beginning. But, once you got to the in person interview, the company rolled out the red carpet. And keep in mind, my experience was as…

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