ARCADIA – Supervisor Mike Antonovich will join the Department of Parks and Recreation, Department of Public Works and members of the community to celebrate the opening of the Norman S. Johnson Aquatic Center at Arcadia Community Regional County Park. The almost 10 million dollar project includes a 6,150-square-foot competition swimming pool, a 6,300-square-foot recreation and [...]
by Winston Chua SAN GABRIEL – The San Gabriel Valley Medical Center is offering an innovative, new procedure for SGV patients suffering from back problems, specifically related to lumbar spinal stenosis (LSS), a debilitating condition which affects the elderly that is caused by the compression and narrowing of the spinal canal and contributes to degeneration [...]
LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Rena Wang of Arcadia lost today in a preliminary stage women’s singles badminton match at London’s Wembley Arena, her Olympic debut. The 20-year-old Arcadia High School graduate lost to Xin Wang — who is seeded second — 21-8, 21-6. Rena Wang plans on returning to UCLA this fall after taking time [...]...Read More
PASADENA (CNS) – The Pasadena Police and Fire departments are sponsoring a weeklong Junior Public Safety Academy for a group of area teenagers, beginning today. Forty Pasadena teenagers were selected to take part in the five-day academy, according to Sgt. Bobby Lomeli of the Pasadena Police Department. The teens will have an opportunity “to interact [...]...Read More
by Winston Chua SAN GABRIEL – On Friday, July 27, Azusa Pacific University School of Music presented an artist recital featuring violinist Vladimir Machado Rufino with pianist Hannah Yi. Also included in the event were Alex Russell, Clifton Antoine and Maria Crosby from the studio of Charles Stegeman. Artists performed works from Mozart, Martinu, Villa-Lobos, [...]...Read More
The Old Mill Foundation is pleased to announce that the ‘Cal Phil at The Mill’ August 4th concert will present a String Quartet on the Pomegranate Patio at the Old Mill. The Quartet will be led by Violinist Irina Voloshina, California Philharmonic’s Associate Concertmaster; additional musicians include Neil Samples, violin, Christina Soule, cello, and Shawn [...]...Read More
Please click on the link entitled “music” below. music Classical Music Academy L.A. and PCM Top half of this page features musicians from The Classical European Music Academy of Los Angeles, where the above students competed in the Sartori International Competition. These artists are rapidly advancing towards a career in music, developing not only their [...]
WASHINGTON, July 23, 2012 (AFP) – Singer Elton John said Monday the world needs more love in order to end the AIDS epidemic, which has killed some 30 million people around the world since it first emerged in the 1980s.
NEW YORK, July 23, 2012 (AFP) – Pop star Mariah Carey is taking over at the troubled TV talent show “American Idol” after Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler and pop diva Jennifer Lopez quit as judges.
BEIJING, July 23, 2012 (AFP) – China’s state-owned energy colossus CNOOC unveiled a $15.1 billion bid to buy Canada’s Nexen Monday, in what would be the largest-ever foreign commercial purchase by the oil-hungry nation. Seven years after political panic about China’s thirst for global energy assets scuppered a massive bid to take over California’s Unocal, [...]