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Alverno High School Sophomores Receive Class Rings

On Tuesday, April 26 Alverno High School’s Class of 2018 received their class rings during their Ring Ceremony. The time honored tradition of Ring Ceremony at Alverno High School took place on the terrace of the historic Villa del Sol d’Oro and provides the class with the opportunity to look back at their first two years at Alverno while looking forward to their last two.…

Dozens of Curious Professionals Flocked to Leadership Pasadena Recruitment Reception

Leadership Pasadena (LP) hosted a recruitment reception at the John Aaroe Group building Thursday evening to enlighten a curious crowd of Pasadena professionals about its unique leadership program and extensive networking possibilities. The night profiled…

Rabbi Gross to be Keynote Speaker at Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast

Preparations are underway for the 43rd Annual Pasadena Mayor’s Interfaith Prayer Breakfast. Scheduled for Thursday, May 5, the event will return to the Pasadena Convention Center and for the third consecutive year will be coordinated…

The Marge Wyatt Advocacy Award will be Given Friday to Local Hero at the 33rd Annual Policymaker Breakfast

Patricia Huffman. Photo courtesy Options for Learning Options For Learning hosts the 33rd Annual Policymaker Breakfast at the Altadena Town & Country Club Friday morning to honor Patricia Huffman, a long-time advocate of children and…

21 Non-Profits Awarded $38,500 in Grants at Pasadena Rotary’s Community Grants Award Luncheon

Very happy representatives of the grant recipient organizations. The Pasadena Rotary Club held the 2016 Community Grants Award Luncheon at the University Club facility on Wednesday, awarding 21 Pasadena non-profit organizations grants focused on serving…

Friday, April 29

Local Agency to Give Prestigious Award

Patricia Huffman. Photo courtesy Options for Learning With a long standing commitment to ensuring that San Gabriel Valley’s young children have the resources they need…

Friday, April 29

Pasadena Restaurants Offer Special Menu Items During 5th Restaurant Week

Pasadena’s restaurant community whips up special menus, meals and deals during Pasadena Restaurant Week from Sunday, April 24th through Friday, April 29th. More than two…

Saturday, April 30

Holy Family Church 2016 Auction “Our Holy Family Reunion”

Holy Family Church Parish invites the community to join them at its 2016 Auction, “Our Holy Family Reunion” on Saturday, April 30, 2016 at 5:00…

Saturday, April 30

Huntington Medical Research Institutes Hosts 2nd Annual Brain Awareness Day

Huntington Medical Research Institutes (HMRI), Pasadena’s only dedicated medical research institute, will host its 2nd Annual Brain Awareness Day event on Saturday, April 30, 2016 from 10:00…

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Blair High School’s Ovations Production “This is Us!” Premieres This Week

The students at Blair High School will be presenting this year’s Ovation production, “This is Us!”, on Thursday at 8:00 p.m. at the school’s amphitheater featuring four installments of musicals into three nights of curated song and dance. Amanda Engstrom, producer of Ovation and choir teacher at Blair High School, decided to draw the content from “Matilda,” “13,” “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” and “In the Heights” as a cohesive review backed by professional musicians in the orchestra pit, detailed choreography and a cast containing both middle school and high school students. According to Blair, these contemporary Broadway…

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