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Hillsides Art Show Reception Draws a Large Crowd

  About 100 community members flowed through SPACE Arts Center in South Pasadena Saturday night, August 22, during the opening reception of “Expressions: An Art Exhibit by the Children of Hillsides.” During the reception, Hillsides Director of Development Carrie Espinoza welcomed guests, saying that “art is an important therapeutic tool for the children, and through painting, drawing, and other mediums, they are allowed to express…

Love Your Heart – a Women’s Health and Wellness Event

Celebrity Chef Theresa Lin (center) with Love Your Heart attendees; Lin provided cooking demonstrations with heart-healthy recipes at the event.   Jeannie Shen, MD and Tina Ivie, RN navigator, shared important tips for overall health…

Hillsides Hosts Successful Farm to Table Dinner Benefiting Teens in Foster Care

The H100 Board members in attendance at the H100 Farm to Table Dinner, left to right: Kristin Thorell, Ava Herrera, David Hitchcock, Annie Brose, April Danz, president, and Jennifer Brian. Hillsides, a Pasadena-headquartered charity benefiting…

Community Health and Art Event Bring International Artists to Pasadena…

On Saturday, June 27, 2015 from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. several Pasadena area businesses hosted a no-cost community event entitled “An Art Therapy Affair.” The event showcased an exhibit of Healing Path Photography by Dr.…

An Extraordinary Night For A Special Cause

Christopher Haydel and Ricky Biel of Haydel Biel & Associates, along with their hard working staff, pulled off a special evening for the benefit of the Academy of Special Dreams. For the assembled guests, it…

Voices for Five Acres Gala Brings Color and Class to Westin Pasadena

More than 225 guests raised over $220,000 at the Voices for Five Acres gala held on Saturday, June 6, 2015 in the main ballroom, at…

Descanso Kicks Off Summer Jazz with New West Guitar Group Concert

Descanso Gardens kicked off its summer concert season with a special performance by the New West Guitar Group on Thursday evening, June 11. The jazz…

Four Exceptional PUSD Students Honored at The Shakespeare Club’s 61st Annual Scholarship Luncheon

On May 19th the Shakespeare Club of Pasadena held their 61st Annual Scholarship Luncheon to honor four exceptional graduating seniors from high schools in the…

Celebrating Another Year of Good – Boys & Girls Club of Pasadena Holds Annual Meeting

The Boys and Girls Club of Pasadena held its annual meeting Wednesday, May 20 at the Annandale Golf Club. Following a year-in-review video, Board Chair…

Huntington Memorial Hospital Stroke Survivors Tee-Up for Golf Rehab

Local stroke survivors enjoyed a morning of golf instruction at Brookside Golf Club in Pasadena. The event, sponsored by Huntington Memorial Hospital, was part of “Saving Strokes,” a rehabilitation-through-golf program of the American Heart/American Stroke Association, offering stroke survivors the opportunity to add golf as a mental, physical and emotional rehabilitation tool in their journey to recovery. Participants spent the morning working with golf pros and later enjoyed a luncheon with fellow survivors, physical therapists, and other members of the Huntington Hospital stroke center team. Huntington Memorial Hospital, 100 W. California Blvd., Pasadena, (626) 397-5000 or visit www.huntingtonhospital.com.

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