Monthly Archives: May 2014
May 17 2014
Wearable Tech LA Pasadena July 17, 2014 @wearabletechla
 

Wearable Tech LA: Where Entertainment and Health meet...

Announcement of a first of its kind, one-day event in wearable technology to take place this July 17th, at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium. Wearable Tech LA is a brand new initiative that brings together people who have inspired the creation of wearables, as well as those who have built and endorsed them. This event will bring respectable names in world of entertainment, music, sports, health and technology, all under one roof. This is LA’s first major wearable event where people will get a chance to meet top players in wearable computing, VC’s, and emerging wearable startups.

See killer line-up of confirmed speakers below and feel free to make any suggestions of people in the field who would make a great addition to our roster of speakers at Wearable Tech LA. More details here: https://www.wearabletechla.com

We have an early bird special for a limited time, so don’t miss out…
Use FRIENDSOFWTLA for 20% off.

wearabletechla.com

Wearable Tech LA724 S Spring Street #801Los Angeles CA 90014

Phone +1 (213) 880-8723
[email protected]
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May 17 2014
Veggie Grill Pasadena Coming Soon at 200 S. Lake Ave @VeggieGrill
 

If you are a fan of Veggie Grill and you live in the 626/Pasadena area, then your wait will soon be over. The sign is up from the City of Pasadena Permit Office, at the space at 200 S. Lake will officially be the site of Veggie Grill Pasadena. As reported here last year.

Co-Founder Kevin Boylan

Here’s the posted sign.

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South Lake Ave Pasadena is chock full of great restaurants, from Lemonade, Seco, Celistino, Smitty’s, dozens of chain outlets, and don’t miss Cafe Verde on Green which is adjacent to Lake.

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May 15 2014
5th Annual LA Street Food Fest, June 28, 2014, Rose Bowl LA Food Fest @LAfoodfest #LAfoodfest
 

Come celebrate the city’s best street food with us at the original LA Street Food Fest at the Rose Bowl!

It’s like Disneyland for foodies!

The 5th Annual LA Street Food Fest is Saturday, June 28th at the Rose Bowl!

WELCOME TO AN ADVENTURE PARK FOR FOODIES AT LA’s BIGGEST, BADDEST & MOST AFFORDABLE TASTING EVENT! 

PAY ONCE — EAT & DRINK TO YOUR HEART’S CONTENT!

ONE TICKET PRICE INCLUDES EVERYTHING! YES, EVERYTHING!

 

We’re back at the world famous Rose Bowl to bring you more world class, award winning top chefs and restaurants, your favorite gourmet trucks, street stands and carts and more, all in one place for summer fun. 

 

All of our vendors are hand picked to bring you the best of the best. Sample signature bites from a curated selection of 100+ (yes, one hundred!) street food vendors from hot gourmet food trucks, old school carts and stands to celebrity chefs, and street inspired dishes from LA’s best restaurants. 

Take it easy with early VIP HOUR+ admission or party with the people at LA’s largest and most affordable tasting event with an all you can eat and drink, all-inclusive GENERAL ADMISSION ticket 

 

 

VIP EARLY ADMISSION |  4p – 10p | All Ages | $80

GENERAL ADMISSION  |  6p – 10p  | All Ages | $55

PAY ONCE — ONE ALL INCLUSIVE $55 TICKET INCLUDES EVERYTHING!

* Ample FREE parking at the Rose Bowl for ticket-holders

* Enjoy All You Can Eat Signature Sampling from a curated selection of 100+ of Los Angeles, Pasadena, Baja and Mexico City’s best award winning chefs and restaurants, trucks, street carts and stands

* Cold craft beer gardens ft Angel City Brewery, Eagle Rock Brewery and more

* Cool off with cold drinks from Perrier, Hawaiian Springs Water, Honest Tea and more

* Keep going with caffeinated treats from our Iced Coffee Experience ft a dozen coffee brands

* Chill with signature cocktails at one of our SIX BARS ft top LA mixologists

* Find your inner foodie child at our Ice Cream Social featuring the city’s best frozen treats

* Enjoy tunes from our DJs

* Strike a pose at the photo booth, get a shot with your favorite chef or print your own Instagram pics at the InstaPartyBooth using #LAfoodfest

* Rub elbows with some of the city’s top food critics and cast a vote for your favorite bite with a People’s Choice Award in the Street Food Cook-Off

* Support your community, local economy and small biz owners

* All of this and more included one ticket price!!!

$80 VIP HOUR+ EARLY ADMISSION

* All of the above plus preferred complimentary parking, separate entrance, access to the VIP Lounge, LA Street Food Fest swag and early admission. 

Only 1500 early admisison VIP HOUR+ tickets are available!

 

100+ street food vendors from trucks, carts, stands and loncheras to award winning restaurants and chefs representing greater Los Angeles and beyond with appearances from star chefs from Baja, Mexico City, Santa Fe and San Francisco, plus plenty of veg friendly options, cool drinks, craft beer gardens, craft cocktails, tequila tasting, an Iced Coffee Lounge featuring a dozen roasters, the signature Ice Cream Social, photo booth, music, entertainment and even free parking — all for one ticket price! This event is all you can eat and drink. Stretchy pants recommended.

VIP Admission $80
*Doors at 4pm
*Early admission, preferred parking, separate entry, VIP lounge, complimentary swag

GA Admission $55
*Doors at 6pm

Tickets are on sale now on Eventbrite. This event sells out every year. Get yours before they’re gone!
Saturday, June 28
at 4:00pm – 10:00pm

Tickets here.
@LAfoodfest #LAfoodfest
Rose Bowl Stadium
1001 Rose Bowl Drive, Pasadena, California 91103

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May 15 2014
Cat Fights Off Dog Attack on Little Boy – Bakersfield, CA
 

Cat Fights Off Dog Attacking Little Boy – Cat Saves Boy

Cat Saves Boy from Dog Attack (Warning: video shows dog briefly attacking boy’s leg and the dog bites he received.) Home surveillance video showed how a little boy in Bakersfield, Indiana was saved by a cat. The mother shared the video with local news station 23ABC and described the events seen in the video. Her little boy was playing on his bicycle when a dog snuck up on him and started attacking his leg. RELATED: Man Given One Day to Get Rid of Barking Dog The family cat, Tara, sprung into action and slammed into the dog, chasing it away. The video also shows the injuries the boy suffered and the stitches he needed to get as a result of them.
Responding police officers stated that if this had been their own son, the call response would have been for “Shots fired.”

Watch how a cat saves a little kid from a dog attacking him! Scars at the end! A boy and his mother were in their front yard, playing and watering the plants. The neighbor’s dog was let out.

When two hungry, vicious alligators emerge from the Bayou swamp, Mugsy the CAT, leaps into action to protect a boy from becoming their lunch. See for yoursel.

This is so cute.

Boy Saves His Sister From Pitbull Attack – 11 Year Old Hero A young boy’s legs are marred with stitches days after he fought off two ferocious pitbulls that .

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A dog named Angel helped save an 11-year-old boy being attacked by a cougar.

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Just days after Christi Smith rescued a pit bull, just before the dog was set to be put down, the dog turns around and rescues her four-year-old son. The dog.

Feral cat comes flying out if trees and attacks small dog.

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Hunters get attacked by a lion An African lion killed a worker Wednesday at a wildlife sanctuary called Cat Haven in Dunlap, California. Twenty-four-year-old.

A 3-year-old boy bitten by an Akita inside a Lowe’s Home Improvement store in Murrieta is being treated for injuries suffered in the attack and the dog has b.

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Cat Fights Off Dog Attacking Little Boy – My Cat Saved My Son
Cat Fights Off Dog Attacking Little Boy – My Cat Saved My Son
Cat Fights Off Dog Attacking Little Boy – My Cat Saved My Son
Cat Fights Off Dog Attacking Little Boy – My Cat Saved My Son
Cat Fights Off Dog Attacking Little Boy – My Cat Saved My Son
Cat Fights Off Dog Attacking Little Boy – My Cat Saved My Son
Cat Fights Off Dog Attacking Little Boy – My Cat Saved My Son
Cat Fights Off Dog Attacking Little Boy – My Cat Saved My Son
Cat Fights Off Dog Attacking Little Boy – My Cat Saved My Son
Cat Saves Young Boy From Dog Attack
Cat Saves Young Boy From Dog Attack
Gato salva a un niño del ataque de un perro – Cat saves a child from a dog attack
Gato salva a un niño del ataque de un perro – Cat saves a child from a dog attack

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May 14 2014
Pasadena Ride, Roll & Stroll 2014
 

Ride, Roll & Stroll 2014

 

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On May 17, 2014, the Pasadena Convention & Visitors Bureau and the City of Pasadena will host two events in the downtown: The Amgen Tour of California and the Kaiser Permanente Ride, Roll & Stroll. The Kaiser Permanente Ride, Roll & Stroll is an open-streets bike ride that will attract several thousand families on bikes and foot and will feature an organized bike ride with Mayor Bill Bogaard in celebration of the final day of Bike Week Pasadena and the Amgen Tour of California.

This fun event allows the entire community to explore Pasadena by bike, foot, skates or any non-motorized means of transportation and connect with businesses, the environment, and healthy activity. The first-of-it-kind event in Pasadena will allow the public to experience several districts that are linked by Colorado Boulevard, including Old Pasadena, the Civic Center and the Playhouse District, in a whole new way.

Everyone is also invited to stay to watch the dazzling finish of the Amgen Tour of California Stage 7 where it ends at City Hall. The Mayor’s Ride, Roll and Stroll presented by Kaiser Permanente is a free event.

100 N. Garfield Ave.
11:00am-1:30pm
https://www.pasadenacal.com/riderollstroll
626.744.4755

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May 14 2014
Concorso Ferrari Pasadena Sunday May 18, 2014
 
On Sunday, May 18, Colorado Boulevard will once again pulse with excitement when 150 of the finest vintage and contemporary Ferrari automobiles will be on public display. Three blocks of the famed Colorado Boulevard in Old Pasadena – from Raymond to Pasadena Avenue – will host the annual car show Concorso Ferrari.
Presented by the Ferrari Club of America, the 2013 event attracted more than 10,000 attendees from throughout Southern California. Awards will be presented in 10 classes by a panel of 30 Ferrari experts.

Concorso Ferrari is free and open to the public from 10:00am until 3:00pm on Colorado Boulevard.
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May 14 2014
Old Pasadena – Starbucks GRAND OPENING!
 

Old Pasadena – Starbucks GRAND OPENING!

Friday, May 16, 2014

Presented by: Starbuckls

Come celebrate the Grand Opening of Starbucks Old Pasadena! There will be samples of new foods, drinks, and coffees! Live entertainment from 3-7pm! Starbucks is offering $1 off All Brewed and Handcrafted Beverages!

This Old Pasadena staple has re-opened a few doors down at their new larger location

626.577.4622

Grand Opening on Friday, May 16 from 3:00 – 7:00pm

93 W. Colorado Blvd.
3:00 – 7:00pm
https://www.starbucks.com

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May 14 2014
Grand Opening of Athleta Pasadena @Athleta
 

Grand Opening of Athleta Pasadena

Athleta Grand Opening

Join Pasadena Magazine for the Grand Opening of Athleta in Old Pasadena.

 

46 West Colorado Blvd
Pasadena, CA 91101

Tuesday, May 27, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (PDT)
 

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May 11 2014
Save up to 80% on Pet Meds @UsaPetExpress
 

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Save up to 80% on Pet Meds at WorldPetExpress.com!

Revolution 10.1-20 lbs 6 Dose

Save 80% on Revolution for dogs

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May 9 2014
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May 9 2014
50% Off Premium WordPress Hosting @mediatemple
 

                         50% Off Premium WordPress Hosting

 


 
Earlier this year, Media Temple launched Premium WordPress Hosting, a fast, secure, and fully optimized hosting product for WordPress designers and developers.

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May 9 2014
LitFest Pasadena on the Prowl Saturday, May 17, 2014
 

LitFest Pasadena on the Prowl Saturday, May 17, 2014

Come on down! We’re really excited about LitFest on the Prowl next Saturday, May 17 from 5 to 10 p.m. in Pasadena’s Playhouse District, the third annual iteration of LitFest Pasadena. It’s a five-hour prowl through three venues within three blocks. It’s free.

We kick off at 5 p.m. in the Vroman’s courtyard, 695 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena to celebrate legendary food writer Ruth Reichl’s first novel, “Delicious!,” set in the New York food world. Pasadenan Laurie Ochoa, Ruth’s former managing editor at Gourmet magazine, will interview her on stage.

5-6: Creative director Larry Wilson welcomes the crowd to LifFest on the Prowl and introduces Ruth. Laurie and Ruth talk about her book and the state of food writing today. Questions from the crowd at 5.45; book signing at 6.

Wine by Old Pasadena’s Everson Royce; bites from Robert Simon’s Bistro 45 in honor of Ruth, who gave the first big review to Cafe Jacoulet in Old Pasadena in the mid-1980s.

6-8: Readings and literary conversations in the Pasadena Playhouse block of El Molino Avenue, including the playhouse itself and Little Junebugs, Monopole Wine and Zona Rosa

8-10: Food and drinks from El Portal restaurant and more readings and events in the Arcade Lane on Colorado across the street from Vroman’s.

L.A. Noir, poetry, literary fiction and theater are among the genres celebrated. mona simpson, michelle huneven, steph cha, desiree zamorano, jervey tervalon, brendan constantine, ron koertge and denise hamilton are among confirmed authors, along with the star and playwright of “letters from zora,” vanessa bell calloway and gabrielle denise pina.

www.litfestpasadena.org

 

contact: larry wilson 626 429 1739

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May 9 2014
Bike Week Pasadena May 11-17th! Promotions at Jones when you Bike to Jones! @JonesCoffeePas
 

Bike Week Pasadena Kicks Off May 11-17th! Enjoy Crazy Promotions at Jones when you Bike to the Store and Post to Social Media!

The 8th Annual Bike Week Pasadena will take place on May 11th to 17th! We are proud to partner with this important community event. What does this mean for you, cyclist?

We’re so glad you asked! Any day between May 11-17th, ride your bike to Jones, post a photo of you and your bike (or you and your helmet) at our place – and mention us on one of the following social sites:

Twitter – @JonesCoffeePas
Facebook – facebook.com/JonesCoffeeRoasters
Instagram – @JonesCoffee

Show the post to the cashier for a free cup of coffee. Good 1x per day, per person.

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May 9 2014
TILT 94th Floor View at 30 Degrees – John Hancock Building – 360 Chicago
 

Hancock Center in Chicago Ill, is now offering a view looking down from 94 floors up on a “ride’ titled ‘Tilt’.
For $5 for 30 seconds you are moved from a vertical position to a slanted 30 degrees, holding on to the handles.
Eight people at a time get to climb on to the carriage than extends out and then tilts at a height of 1,000 feet, this is a must experience for those not afraid of heights.

Join us this spring at the debut of TILT! Be one of the first to tilt outwards 1,000 feet above The Magnificent Mile® and experience a new angle on Chicago.

Check back in a few weeks for more details on tickets and our grand opening date. In the meantime, learn more here.

Here’s the promotion video:

Located in the John Hancock Building – 360 Chicago, 1,000 feet above

Adult tickets to the 360 Chicago observation deck is $18; Introductory TILT tickets are an additional $5.

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May 9 2014
Orchard Flats Cold Pressed Juicery – Burbbank – Studio City – La Canada
 

Orchard Flats Cold Pressed Juicery

This can be the beginning of the road to healthier lifestyle choices or simply a quick splash of health and vitality in the middle of your busy day. It’s not an all or nothing proposition. You decide. That’s one of the things that we try to emphasize to all our guests. Start slow. Start small. Find your own way. Coming into orchard flats should be a quick respite to a hectic world. Come in. Sample a few. See what ya like and what ya don’t. We’re big believers in “not every juice is for everybody”. We all like what we like. Fantastic. We guarantee we have something for you. Now that’s a mission we can get behind. Be Your Best Self. Live Your Best Life.
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In this modem age of work, stress and instability, we are pleased to announce an opportunity to do something healthy for yourself and your loved ones. Introducing Orchard Flats Cold Pressed Juicery.

Pick up one of our raw, unpasteurized, and organic juices and treat yourself to health, to energy, to a better way to live. We use organic products whenever possible, harvest our own honey and bee pollen, and use only locally sourced fruits and vegatables to offer our customers the freshest healthiest and most delicious juice available.

We will be donating a portion of all sales to the save the bees foundation. We are dedicated to sustainable farming and supporting our local farmers as well as to saving the worlds honey bee population. For without our honey bee friends, life as we know it will not be possible. So come by, grab a fresh delicious cold pressed juice.

Do it for yourself.
Do it for the ones you love.
Love. Live. Juice.

Orchard Flats Cold Pressed Juicery. Opening Very Soon!!

Contact
(818) 842-5590
312 N San Fernando Blvd, Burbank California 91502
For more info, go HEREAll over Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA 85254

orchardflats.com

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May 8 2014
Wine Festival Sunday May 18, 2014 @ Chronic Cellars @ChronicCellars
 
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    Celebrate Wine Festival Sunday May 18th with

us at the Tasting room. Bring your lawn blankets and hang

out for a day of fun and relaxation. Challenge your friends to a game of corn hole, horse shoes or billiards while

 sipping on delicious, handcrafted wines.

Matt Cross from, The One Night Band will be here for

your listening enjoyment and Tortilla Town will be

on site selling their Mexican delights 

to make sure you don’t go hungry.

Tasting fee is $10 per person, you keep the glass.

Complimentary for Wine Club Members


www.chroniccellars.com        

   

2012 Kindly Swallows 4

We will be releasing our 2013 vintage of

Kindly Swallows, wine festival weekend.

This finished Rose is a blend of Syrah,

Petite Sirah, Zinfandel and Grenache.

Make sure you stock up on this amazing

summer wine as it is sure to sell out fast.

Chronic Cellars

2020 Nacimiento Lake Road

Paso Robles, Ca. 93446

805-237-7848

[email protected]

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May 8 2014
2014 AltCar Expo & Conference- September 19-20
 

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May 7 2014
Sarah E. Reisman – From Nature to the Pharmacy: The Chemistry Behind Modern Medicines
 

Sarah E. Reisman – From Nature to the Pharmacy: The Chemistry Behind Modern Medicines

Wednesday, May 7, 2014
8:00 pm
Beckman Auditorium

The origins of many modern drugs are small, organic molecules (known as “natural products”), compounds that are isolated from bacteria, fungi, plants and other natural sources. Although some natural products are isolated and used without modification – think penicillin! – others require careful reengineering in order to be suitable medicines. Key to this endeavor is organic chemistry, and understanding how to build molecules atom by atom with precise positional and spatial control. This lecture will describe our research on the chemistry of natural products, building from an atomistic description of molecular structure to a description of chemical discovery and synthesis.

Presented by: Caltech Committee on Institute Programs
– See more here.

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May 6 2014
Califia Farms Aguas Frescas @wholefoods @CalifiaFarms
 

Aguas Launch

We’d like you to meet our naturally refreshing new product line:

Califia Farms Aguas Frescas! Pick up a bottle of Strawberry Basil, Kiwi Cactus, or Watermelon Ginger Lime at Whole Foods Markets nationwide.

Let’s fiesta!

Aguas Frescas

Watermelon Ginger Lime


Strawberry Basil



Kiwi Cactus

!Viva Califia!
Unexpected discoveries give life flavor. A newfound friend.
A local dive with great guacamole.
A vacation spot off the beaten path.
Our Agua Fresca will take you on an impromptu getaway…
and you don’t need your passport to head South of the Border!
This traditional Mexican juice is a fiesta of light and naturally
sweet flavors. Muy delicioso, muy auténtico, muy Califia.

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May 5 2014
Google Offering Same Day Shipping Service – Shopping Express
 

Google Offering Same Day Shipping

Order before 4pm and receive it between 6pm-9pm on the same day!

If you are in the San Francisco, West Los Angeles, Manhattan, NY, or Peninsula & San Jose areas you are in the first areas served by the Google Shopping Express service.

You can get $10 off your first purchase.

Curious about what kinds of items people are buying on Google Shopping Express? Some fun facts:

In a single day, people around the Bay Area buy enough cat food through Google Shopping Express to feed about 1,500 cats.

In San Francisco, people in Potrero Hill buy more cereal than any other neighborhood, shoppers in Bernal Heights buy the most sunscreen, and The Marina loves getting protein powder delivered on the double.

Down in the Peninsula and South Bay, Mountain View shoppers buy the most rock climbing gear. And when it comes to same-day spreads, people in San Jose buy more mayonnaise than any other city, while Palo Alto tops the list of Nutella purchases.

Check out the infographic here to learn more.

Start shopping at google.com/express

Get started here if you are in one of the areas serviced.

Shop today.
Get it today.
Try Google Shopping Express free for 6 months

Need help? Contact [email protected]

Participating stores include, Target, Walgreens, Costco, Whole Foods, Guitar Center, Toys R Us, Staples, L’OCCITANE, Smart and Final, and others.

Google Shopping Express delivers your favorite stores to your doorstep.

Shop top retailers and Bay Area favorites.
Get it all that same day for free.
Have more free time delivered to your day.

There’s an app for iPhone and Android devices.

SIGN UP FOR A FREE TRIAL

For a limited time,
sign up and get 6 months of
free same-day delivery*
(no hidden costs or added fees)
There is no minimum purchase, surcharge or markup, according to Google. You can sign up for a 6-month free trial or pay $4.99 per item for so-called a la carte shipping.
Amazon is not to be outdone, with subscribers to Amazon’s Prime service paying $5.99 per order, regardless of how many items are purchased.
Non-subscribers pay $9.98 to have the first product shipped, followed by a 99-cent charge for each additional purchase.
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