In a market overflowing with live theater options from such institutions as the Pasadena Playhouse, Boston Court Theatre and A Noise Within, it can be difficult for a smaller theater to get noticed. But over the last couple of years the Sierra Madre Playhouse has gotten creative in the battle for attention, and this Saturday offers what might be their most unique gambit.
The manager of a La Puente garment factory faces a possible decades-long federal prison sentence for offering to pay bribes to an investigator with the U.S. Department of Labor in exchange for closing a probe into wage violations. Howard Quoc Trinh, the manager of Seven-Bros Enterprises, was convicted late Tuesday by a federal jury after less than an hour of deliberations, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office.
A Noise Within , the classical theatre repertory company based in Pasadena, is celebrating its 25th anniversary. Founders and Producing Artistic Directors Geoff Elliott and Julia Rodriguez-Elliott still find it amazing that they have reached that milestone.
ARCADIA >> A driver struck a woman and her teenage niece in an Arcadia crosswalk and fled the scene before being captured nearby Saturday, police said. Officers arrested Rebeca Gonzalez, 54, of Arcadia on suspicion of felony hit-and-run within minutes of the 6:08 p.m. hit-and-run along Huntington Drive, just east of Santa Anita Avenue , Arcadia police Lt.
Resident Misty Henry points to the land where a company has plans to build 19 homes on a hillside near Blue Bird Ranch in Glendora on Wednesday, April 22, 2016. Local conservation groups are concerned about the impact on protected plant and animal species in the area.
In car-centric Southern California, riding a bicycle allows you to experience the world from a different perspective. It's slow enough for you to take in the details of the scenery, including the scents and sounds, but fast enough for you to arrive at a destination a good distance from where you started in a reasonable length of time.
April Verlato, candidate for the Arcadia City Council, on Tuesday, February 23, 2016. Peter Amundson, a former councilman, and April Verlato, an attorney, received the highest number of votes with 4,122 and 4,077, respectively, according to final election results released on Thursday.
When Selena Jimenez showed up for Thursday's grand opening of the new Aldi supermarket in Arcadia, she had no idea what she might buy - or not buy. But the 23-year-old San Gabriel resident and scores of other shoppers ultimately came away with loads of groceries.
Police today sought to positively identify a man found in a confused state on an MTA bus in Arcadia. The man, who was found about 3:50 p.m. Friday and speaks primarily Spanish, told sheriff's deputies he was 81 and that his name is Jose Rivera, but record checks using that name and approximate date of birth did not lead to a positive ID, according to Arcadia police.
Security cameras captured two thieves as they smashed out display windows of an Arcadia jewelry store Tuesday April 19, 2016. Two masked thieves used hammers to smash out the front display case windows of a jewelry store in a quick midday heist in the San Gabriel Valley.
Keller Williams Arcadia chose to "Give Where They Live" as part of RED Day, Keller Williams' annual day of service on Thursday, May 12, dedicated to renewing, energizing and donating to local communities. As part of the RED Day effort, Keller Williams Arcadia and many of its affiliates will spend the day with the teachers, staff, and students at our very own Cloverly Elementary School in Temple City.
PASADENA, CA - A man who allegedly beat his two nephews to death with a hammer in Arcadia and then fled to Hong Kong appeared in a Pasadena courtroom Monday, but his arraignment was postponed to next month. He was returned to Los Angeles in the custody of Sheriff's Homicide Bureau detectives and FBI agents, according to the sheriff's department. Shi abandoning his vehicle at Los Angeles International Airport and was taken into custody once he landed at Hong Kong International Airport, authorities said.
A man charged with killing his two teenage nephews in their Arcadia home returned to Los Angeles on Friday after being extradited from Hong Kong. He arrived at Los Angeles International Airport on Friday afternoon, escorted by sheriff's deputies and FBI agents, and will be arraigned Monday, officials said. The victims, William and Anthony Lin, were students at Arcadia High School. Relatives said that boys liked to cook, making Thanksgiving and Christmas dinners for their family. "Day and night, every moment is pain for us," David Lin said.
Was favored in a field of seven and gave Hall of Fame trainer Ron McAnally, 83, his fourth career win in the San Juan Capistrano. Baze gave Quick Casablanca a patient ride. Quick Casablanca races for Pedro Gomez of Chile, whom McAnally said he has never met. Quick Casablanca has won 5 of 28 starts and earned $749,160. Quick Casablanca won two Group 1 races in Chile in 2012. He was sent to the United States in the winter of 2012-13 and raced for trainer Christophe Clement in 2013, going winless in five starts in New York, all stakes.