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  • Modern Dim Sum

    Modern Dim Sum

    Internationally acclaimed chef Tony He celebrates grand reopening in PasadenaBy Kamala KirkChef Tony Dim Sum/Submitted photos Within a month of opening his first U.S. Chef Tony location in February 2020, Tony He was forced to close his doors due the pandemic. Two years later, the internationally acclaimed Cantonese chef, who also opened Sea Harbour Seafood … Continue reading “Modern Dim Sum”

  • A Pasadena  Girl

    A Pasadena Girl

    Singer Phoebe Bridgers has fond memories of homeBy Xavier Omar OteroPhoebe Bridgers/Submitted photo In no time, Phoebe Bridgers has gone from busking at the Pasadena Farmers Market for tips to headlining major music festivals around the world. From the outset, with the release of 2017’s “Stranger in the Alps” — a diary of loneliness and … Continue reading “A Pasadena Girl”

  • Driving for a Good Cause

    Driving for a Good Cause

    Gala kicks off San Marino Motor ClassicBy Summer AguirreAaron Weiss/Submitted In 2011, blues artist Shawn Amos — musically known as “The Reverend” Shawn Amos — posted a four-part series of gritty essays on Huffington Post titled “Cookies & Milk: Scenes From a ’70s Hollywood Childhood.” Six years later, we discussed them during a conversation about … Continue reading “Driving for a Good Cause”