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Business Profile: Neighborhood Music School
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Business Profile: Neighborhood Music School

      By Gus Herrera Neighborhood Music School Inc. is the result of Carolyn Iga’s life-long passion for music and education. With over 30 years of teaching experience and two master’s degrees, Iga is truly a musical expert. Prior to opening the school in 2007, Iga taught privately on the side, before her clientele…

Business Profile: Blend It Healthy
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Business Profile: Blend It Healthy

      By Gus Herrera Transparency and health come first at Blend It Healthy in Arcadia. Owned by the husband and wife duo of Albert and Emily Li, the business was created to be an honest destination for healthy and nutritious drinks. With nutrition awareness at an all-time high and seemingly growing every day,…

Business Profile: Vintage Treasures
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Business Profile: Vintage Treasures

By Gus Herrera Vintage Treasures antique store strives to bring the elegance of all things vintage to Arcadia. Alongside their immeasurable cache of records, jewelry, furniture, linens, and clothing, the store also boasts the largest collection of vintage hats in the San Gabriel Valley. Whether you are looking for an addition to your home, a…

Business Profile: Ten Thousand Villages
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Business Profile: Ten Thousand Villages

By Gus Herrera Ten Thousand Villages in Pasadena is re-defining gift giving. A non-profit retail store selling “handmade gifts, jewelry, home decor, art and sculpture, textiles, serve-ware, and personal accessories representing the diverse cultures of artisans in Asia, Africa, Latin America, and the Middle East,” they are built upon the principles of fair trade. The…

Business Profile: The Book Rack
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Business Profile: The Book Rack

By Gus Herrera The Book Rack in Arcadia strives to be a haven for local readers, specializing in interacting with the community and providing the customer service and reader-friendly environment that you cannot find shopping online or through an app. Owner Karen Kropp, an avid reader, truly has a passion for books. Prior to owning…

Business Profile: Jon’s Rugs
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Business Profile: Jon’s Rugs

By Gus Herrera When you step inside Designer Rugs & Kilims, aka Jon’s Rugs, in Pasadena you are stepping into much more than your typical antique rug store, you are entering an art gallery housing pieces that span hundreds of years of human history from all around the world. This gallery, meticulously curated by owner…

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