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Bonita Unified Superintendent Christina Goennier placed on leave – The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

January 19, 2018 12:40:10 pm | 0 Comments

Bonita Unified School District Superintendent Christina Goennier was placed on administrative leave by the school board at their Wednesday night meeting. Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources Carl Coles was named acting superintendent. “While the board is unable to discuss the nature of Dr. Goennier’s leave, all members of the Board voted unanimously in favor of this difficult decision in…

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There's a Sudden Burst of Color in LA's Improv Scene – LA Magazine

January 19, 2018 12:38:32 pm | 0 Comments

And troupes like the Black Version are lighting the way January 19, 2018 Brandon R. Reynolds comedy One night at the end of August, an improv group called the Black Version set out to make an extraordinarily bad imaginary movie onstage at the Groundlings Theatre. Called Pookie 4, it was based on an extraordinarily bad…

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Arcadia Unified Remains On AP® District Honor Roll – Patch.com

January 19, 2018 12:10:12 pm | 0 Comments

ARCADIA, CA — For the second consecutive year, the Arcadia Unified School District has earned a spot on the College Board’s prestigious AP® District Honor Roll. Of the thousands of school districts across the nation, Arcadia Unified is one of only 106 school districts to receive this honor for back-to-back years. “It is very uncommon…

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CSULB Professor and Ceramicist Tony Marsh Awarded United States Artists Fellowship – Long Beach Post

January 19, 2018 12:05:36 pm | 0 Comments

Photos of Tony Marsh courtesy of Cal State Long Beach. Cal State Long Beach (CSULB) School of Art faculty member, alumnus and celebrated ceramicist Tony Marsh has been named a 2018 United States Artists Fellow, CSULB announced Thursday. Marsh is one of 45 creatives selected to receive a $50,000 unrestricted award in recognition of their…

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Pasadena Adds Craft Beer Firepower With First Water Brewing Company – Eater LA

January 19, 2018 10:41:39 am | 0 Comments

Pasadena has long had an affinity for the consumption of craft beer — just look at places like Lucky Baldwin’s — but outside of Craftsman the city hasn’t much promoted the growth of independent breweries operating within its borders. Times are changing though, and the new First Water Brewing Company on Walnut Street will capitalize…

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'MasterChef Junior' auditions to be held in Los Angeles – The Pasadena Star-News

January 19, 2018 10:34:00 am | 0 Comments

Children ages 8-13 who love to cook will have an opportunity to audition for the sixth season of Fox television’s “MasterChef Junior” at the W Hollywood Hotel in Los Angeles Jan. 20. “We cast in L.A. every season because we find such amazing kids here,” “MasterChef Junior” casting director Gina Gonzalez Scallon said. “They bring so…

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'La Terraza Café' Brings Art, Coffee And More To East LA – KABC-TV

January 19, 2018 10:34:00 am | 0 Comments

A new cafe, offering coffee and tea and more, has debuted in the neighborhood. Called La Terraza Cafe, the fresh arrival is located at 4017 City Terrace Dr. in East Los Angeles. This new spot–founded by long-time Los Angeles residents–offers a variety of coffee-based drinks, fresh juices, pastries, salads, soups, and sandwiches. The cafe doubles…

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10 things do this week: 'Pirates of Penzance,' Jefferson Starship, Master Chorale in Pasadena – The Pasadena Star-News

January 19, 2018 10:15:00 am | 0 Comments

THEATER “Pirates of Penzance:” The Chicago theater troupe, The Hypocrites, presents the classic Gilbert and Sullivan musical beach party style. 8 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday and 2 and 7 p.m. Sunday, Tuesday, Jan. 23, through Feb. 18, Pasadena Playhouse, 39 S. El Molino Ave., Pasadena, $25 and up, 626-356-7529, www.pasadenaplayhouse.org. FAMILY School…

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South Gate man sentenced to 21 years for killing Newhall man – Santa Clarita Valley Signal

January 19, 2018 9:47:41 am | 0 Comments

3 SHARES ShareTweetSubscribe Get breaking news and local stories in your inbox! * indicates required Email Address * First Name Last Name Newsletters  Weekday Local News Emails  Promotions and Contests A South Gate man accused of gunning down a man in Newhall in 2016 was sentenced Friday to 21 years in state prison after pleading…

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Victim shot dead in Bentley in Santa Fe Springs was San Bernardino man – San Bernardino County Sun

January 19, 2018 9:08:00 am | 0 Comments

Authorities on Friday identified the man who was found fatally shot in Santa Fe Springs as a San Bernardino resident. Paramedics pronounced 40-year-old Javier F. Espinoza dead at the scene at 5 p.m. Thursday, according to Los Angeles County Coroner’s spokesman Ed Winter. He said Espinoza was in the passenger seat of a car parked…

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