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Women with Cancer Enjoy Day of Pampering

Twenty women experiencing cancer were treated to a wonderful day of beauty and pampering at The Foundation for Living Beauty’s semi-annual Day of Living Beauty on Monday, March 13 th . Pasadena’s Salon Sessions opened its doors to the Beauties, who each enjoyed a stylish cut thanks to volunteer stylists at the salon. Stila cosmetics also sponsored the event, giving each participant a bag of…

Soroptimists Host ‘For the Love of Women’ Luncheon

The Altadena-Pasadena branch of Soroptimist International recently held its third annual Making A Difference benefit luncheon at Brookside Country Club—a sold-out event with over 300 attendees. The passionate speakers who made presentations that day exemplified…

Pasadena Community Gardens Conservancy’s Seeds of Transformation Kick Off Party

Friends and patrons of Pasadena Community Gardens Conservancy gathered last week at a private estate in San Marino for dinner and conversation with experts concerned with health and nutrition among Pasadena’s most underserved children and…

Hillsides Gala Raises $370,000 for Southern California Foster Care Charity

Hillsides, a Southern California foster care charity, raised $370,000 during its annual gala, themed Las Flores de Hillsides, held on February 25 at The Langham Huntington Pasadena. Some 360 guests enjoyed cuisine, drinks, décor and…

City’s 20th Annual Black History Breakfast Thursday Celebrated Diversity

The Pasadena Senior Center auditorium was jam packed with the City’s finest Thursday morning to celebrate the 20th Annual Black History Breakfast and recognize the accomplishments of black Americans both locally and nationally who continue…

Shakespeare Club’s Annual Rose Queen and Court Luncheon

The Shakespeare Club welcomed the 2017 Rose Queen Victoria Castellanos and her Court to the Shakespeare Club villa for their Annual Luncheon held in their…

Daughters of the American Revolution Pasadena Annual Awards Event

The Women’s City Club in Pasadena was the setting for the Daughters of the American Revolution Martin Severance Chapter annual awards breakfast this month. The…

Pasadena Chamber of Commerce Mixer Brought Together Businesses

The Pasadena Chamber of Commerce hosted a casual after hours mixer so that local business owners and employees could get acquainted and meet their neighbors.…

First Ever Fashion for Philanthropy Event Benefits Five Acres

Fashionistas and philanthropists came together to support Five Acres, a child welfare agency, and shop the latest clothes from Laurel Berman’s Black Halo line and…

Seven Awarded for Efforts to Protect the Arroyo Seco, the “Most Celebrated Canyon in Los Angeles”

Left; Nick Hummingbird, Hahamongna Nursery manager, congratulates Millie Macen-Moore, Top Middle; Matt Redondo, Patagonia Store manager, Bottom Middle; Citizen Activist awardee Richard "Chip" McCarthy, Right; Arroyo Seco Foundation founder Tim Brick Legendary Craftsman arts professor and author Robert Winter, 92, was honored Wednesday evening by the Arroyo Seco Foundation with its Lifetime Achievement Award. The former Occidental College professor and Arthur G. Coons Professor of the History of Ideas, Emeritus, is the author of 14 books and countless articles on the history of life in the Arroyo Seco. ‘When I told him we were giving him this award,” said Arroyo…

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