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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 Unity Center’s Pediatric Mobile Dental Clinic. The Circle of Friends event was hosted on Saturday afternoon, June 25, at the Pasadena home of Annette and Sheldon Bull and was able…

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 attended the event, and over 100 men and women played…

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 offices, was honored as the 2016 Entertainment Lawyer of the…

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…

Members of the Shakespeare Club Enjoy a Tour of Pasadena in Vintage Cars

  Penelope Anton riding in a rumble seat in front of the Gamble House. Tour Director Jim Kroeger of the Santa Anita A’s, a car…

Solheim Retirement Community Surpasses Fundraising Goal with First Annual Midsummer Night’s Gala

Volunteer Margaret Morici, Co-Chair Susan Stark, and Solheim Executive Director Jim Graunke   Joel McKinnonb Miller and Miriam Hernandez Announcing Raffle Prize Winners On Saturday,…

Local “Star Chefs” Bring Together Good Food for a Great Cause

Rosemary’s Children’s Services, a nonprofit that helps support children and families, held its 53rd annual Star Chefs Benefit at the Rose Bowl this Saturday. The delicious event features 13 gourmet chefs and beverage vendors plus a silent and live auction. The event was started by Julia Childs and has continued to grow and become a community event in the past 53 years. Jana Trew, the Executive Director of Rosemary’s Children’s Services, thanked the community for their support and honored CEO Lisa Fujimoto and the Change a Life Foundation with the Golden Star Award. The foundation has given over 5,450 grants…

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