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Leadership Pasadena Names New Executive Director, Announces Course for Veterans

L-R: John Chou, Kathleen O’Sullivan, Heather Brunold and Carrie Walker   Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse Pasadena hosted a private reception Tuesday night for Pasadena area leaders at a Leadership Pasadena event which saw several major announcements.   “Thanks to Ruth’s Chris Pasadena management we provided 50 area leaders important to LP a gracious reception conducive to dialogue and learning. Ruth’s Chris is a generous corporate citizen…

Haydel, Biel and Associates Exceeds Goal for Day One Fundraiser

Haydel, Biel and Associates held their semi-annual Networking for a Cause event on Thursday. This fun evening brought local professionals together and gave back to the community. This event benefited Day One, a 26-year-old organization…

Pasadena Fundraiser Raises More than $21,000 for Foothill Unity Center

For the fourth year in a row, Don Schweitzer, Founder, Partner and Certified Family Law Specialist of the Law Offices of Donald P. Schweitzer, and his wife Maria Schweitzer, spearheaded a fundraiser to benefit Foothill…

Sri Lanka Day Celebrated with Food, Music and Dance

The 13th annual Sri Lanka Day Festival, hosted by the Sri Lanka Foundation, brought a rainbow of colors, music and food to Paseo Colorado on Saturday. This all-day festival paid tribute to the rich cultural…

Hillsides Holds Seventh Annual H100 Farm to Table Dinner

The 2016-2017 H100 Board: Left to right: Michele Van Buren, Alison Stewart, Jennifer Brian, David Hitchcock, Ava Herrera, Bryce Canfield, and Rory Olivarez.   Some 80 guests enjoyed an evening of fine food and drink…

Poker Bowl Raises Over $33,000 for Cancer Support Community Pasadena

The 6th Annual Poker Bowl Tournament was on Friday, June 24th at The Flying A Garage in support of Cancer Support Community, Pasadena. 160 guests…

Pasadena Resident, Playhouse Board Member Darrell D. Miller Honored as Entertainment Lawyer of the Year in Beverly Hills

[Updated]  Pasadena resident Darrell D. Miller, Chair of the national Entertainment Department at 750-attorney Fox Rothschild LLP and Managing Partner of the firm’s Los Angeles…

The Junior League of Pasadena Returns to Kidspace Museum to Celebrate 90 Years

The Junior League of Pasadena celebrated 90 years of community service at Kidspace Children’s Museum, which the organization founded, and renewed their commitment to bettering the…

Soiree Under the Stars Gala at the Gamble House Raises Funds for Children and Families in Crisis

Five Acres, a 128 year old child and family services organization based in Altadena California, hosted its annual gala at the historic Gamble House with…

‘We Have the Power’ Unites Pasadena Women

The YWCA of Pasadena-Foothill Valley hosted their 5th annual Leadership Celebration and Networking Day to promote women’s accomplishments and participation in the community and politics. The theme “We Have the Power” resonated loud and clear with the six influential women speakers and audience of women leaders. “Today we’re sharing our personal stories and advice [about] what it means for a woman to get involved,” said Susanne Whatley, news anchor of KPCC who emceed the event. She also asked for responses from the audience and guest speakers. Guest speakers included Joy Chen – Author and former Deputy Mayor of Los Angeles;…

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