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By Makenna & Milan WalkerAges: 8 & 7Pasadena, CA
The Pumpkin Patch
By Makenna Walker
On Saturday, we went to the Girl Scout pumpkin patch at Mariposa Park in Altadena.
While we were there, our troop (Willard IB Elementary Troop #08921), had ...
I'm Chelsea J welcoming you to the November Issue of the P.R.E.T.T.Y. Pioneer Newsletter!
November Topic: Be Thank-FULL (How to have Year-Round Gratitude)
The Holidays are finally here!
Wreaths will be hung, shopping lists are cr...
The Hawaiian Cinderella
By: Sade AndersonAge 9Pasadena, CA
Gold shimmers twirled all around Lilo and she was wearing a shimmery grass skirt. Her skin had a beautiful glow and a fragrant white jasmine flower was in her hair. She was ready for the...
The Pasadena City Clerk's Office issued the Notice of Election for the March 10, 2015, Primary Nominating Election for the Pasadena City Council and the Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD). The official nomination period for candidates is open from Mo...
The Altadena Library District is grateful to the community for its overwhelming support (85.44 percent!) of Measure A. The passage of Measure A renewed partial funding for our libraries for the next 10 years. We could not have maintained our current level...
Byron Scott - An Elite Coach with an Impossible Job!
I am very familiar with both the playing and coaching careers of Byron Scott. He was a calm, steady player, who was an integral part of the Lakers Showtime Dynasty. Then, after working as an Assistant ...
Members of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated. Pictured left to right: Natalie Brannon, Pacific Regional Director; Trudy Aldridge; Bibliana Bovery, National Second Vice-President; Jackie Reid; Vennice Terrell; Kischchen Hazelton; Shama...
Toward the end of last week, the Gracious Mistress of the Parsonage presented me with a rather fascinating proposition. My attitude in life has always been, when she speaks I will at least listen.
I want you to know I am not easily propositioned. I am ve...
Part Two of Three
In Part One of this series we discussed the initial duties of the successor trustee (manager) of a trust when the person who created the trust passes away. In summary, the successor trustee is to lodge the will, if any, with the court, ...
Advisor Shares Tips for Avoiding Common Problems
Non-family businesses can learn a lot from family businesses, says Henry Hutcheson, a certified Family Business Advisor and founder of Family Business USA consultancy.
"Family businesses outperformed non-...
Consumers Can Reinforce Good Ethics in the Cosmetics Industry, Says 'Cruelty-Free' CEO
Irony is nothing new in the beauty products industry, says animal rights advocate Santosh Krinsky.
"Most women are aware that animals have been used to test products,...
Parenting is the most important and rewarding part of life. We have the divine opportunity to teach love, confidence, compassion, discipline and responsibility to another person. We will know what kind of parent we are by how we see our children get along...
On last Sunday after church, my family and I went to breakfast at a local restaurant. While eating, I saw a young lady walk to the buffet with who I later learned was her mother. There was something different about her stride. I said to my wife, "I'm goin...
A friend of the Journal, Dr. Allie Louise Almore-Randle, quietly and unexpectedly passed away on Tuesday, November 18, 2014.
Dr. Almore-Randle was born in Jackson, Mississippi where she attended elementary school and later attended and graduated from Tou...
Pastor Calls Out Focus on Riots, Dismissal of Real Issues
Ferguson, MO – St. Louis County is bracing for the grand jury announcement in the killing of Ferguson teen Michael Brown at the hands of Officer Darren Wilson. The media has focused on the threa...
Mayor Bill Bogaard Welcomes Firm to Pasadena and Its Goal of Adding New Jobs to the Area
(L - R): Chris D'Sa, Renita Mollman, Mayor Bill Bogard, Bill Lyte, and Jason Weller. Pasadena Mayor Bill Bogaard led the official ribbo...
Guardian Safety Solutions International, Inc. (GSSI) warns families that Thanksgiving can be hazardous to their health. More cooking fires are reported on Thanksgiving than any other day of the year. About 45 house fires are reported every hour in the U.S...
Pundits are likely to spend the next several weeks attempting to explain the many reasons that Republicans simply kicked the Democrats square in the hind parts to dominate both houses of Congress in ways that had not been expected. With turnout at abysmal...