Archive for 2014

The Live Steamers Ghost Train Returns!

The Live Steamers Ghost Train Returns!

The ghouls and ghosts are BACK for the 14th Annual Live Steamers Ghost Train Halloween Event! Ride the rails to the spooky, the creepy, the wacky and thrilling! This family-friendly Halloween adventure takes place aboard 1/8 scale trains, immersing riders in a spectacular world of 30 professionally-designed displays, complete with lights, sound, animated figures, fog […]

Wallbeds “n” More – A Comfortable Extra Bed for Any Room!

Wallbeds “n” More – A Comfortable Extra Bed for Any Room!

Create more space with a wallbed. Your full time office, workout or crafts room and part time guest room. At Wallbeds “n” More we offer an amazing variety of high-quality wallbed systems… aka Murphy beds. That extra room can EASILY become the guest room when you need it with a wallbed! You will have a […]

A Hand-Crafted Christmas!

A Hand-Crafted Christmas!

”The stockings were hung by the chimney with care, in hopes their gifts would be hand-made with flair!” A traditional poem with a modern twist means hand-crafted holiday shopping is here! The Contemporary Crafts Market brings the North Pole to Pasadena. Busy as Santa’s elves, more than 200 skilled artisans are creating a hand-crafted holiday […]

Horace Heidt Presents

Horace Heidt Presents

Horace Heidt Estates offers resort-style living in Sherman Oaks. This landmark property offers studios; one, two, & three bedroom apartment homes; as well as townhouses and private houses — ten of which have pools on lushly landscaped grounds. Amenities include dishwasher, ceiling fans, and central air; some units have wood floors. Conveniently located across from […]

Pacific Outdoor Living to Hold Benefit for LAPD

Pacific Outdoor Living to Hold Benefit for LAPD

Pacific Outdoor Living is holding a charity event to benefit LAPD Foothill’s Cadet Program in Pacoima. The Designer Showcase & Outdoor Living Expo is Oct. 25 from 9am-4pm. Tour beautifully landscaped and expertly designed gardens at five homes in the Pasadena and La Cañada area. The landscape designer of each home will be on hand […]

“Relive the Past” at Valleyheart – A Hollywood Icon

“Relive the Past” at Valleyheart – A Hollywood Icon

According to author F. Scott Fitzgerald’s renowned character, Jay Gatsby, “You can relive the past.” Whether you believe that or not, it is undeniably true that with 12967 N. Valleyheart Drive, you can own a piece of Hollywood history. As you drive up through the wide elegant circular driveway, you’ll mark your arrival into this […]

Discover Resort-Style Living Near the Beach at Ventura’s Pacific Pointe

Discover Resort-Style Living Near the Beach at Ventura’s Pacific Pointe

Within walking distance of Ventura’s Pacific Pointe Condominiums, owners can experience a bevy of local delights, including miles of uncrowded beaches, world-class surfing and an eclectic myriad of boutiques, cafes, nightclubs, galleries and entertainment just a few blocks away. Entering through the controlled access courtyard feels like stepping into a Mediterranean palazzo. Exterior walls awash […]

Three Easy Water-Wise California Native Plants

Three Easy Water-Wise California Native Plants

By Antonio Sanchez and April Garbat Looking to start gardening with California native plants, or to add a few more water-wise California native plants to your garden? These three plants are reliable favorites for the home garden. Not only do they look and smell great, they provide habitat for pollinators too. Narrowleaf Milkweed (Asclepias fascicularis) […]

2014 California Football Weekly Scorecard

2014 California Football Weekly Scorecard

Clayton Kershaw should not be MVP

Editor’s Note: This article was written on September 19, before the close of the season and before the playoffs. How can anyone seriously consider Dodger pitcher Clayton Kershaw as MVP? He is apparently incapable of pitching a complete game and his own manager, Don Mattingly, doesn’t trust him to pitch the ninth inning in close […]