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December 16, 2021

The Story Continues for This Local Bookstore

Within the heart of the Playhouse Village in Pasadena lives the oldest and largest independent bookstore in Southern California: Vroman’s Bookstore. This bookstore was one out of the many businesses that struggled during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Becky G hosting her vitrual event "Noche de Posadas"

December 16, 2021

‘Noche de Posadas’ with Becky G

Though Latinx Heritage Month ended on October 15, the Latinx holiday celebrations are only beginning. On Thursday, November 4, Mexican-American singer and actress Rebbeca Marie Gomez, also known as “Becky G,” hosted a virtual launch of her new Christmas-themed makeup collection.

photo of Rafael Rodriguez

November 29, 2021

Deconstructing the Video Industry One Clip at a Time

A video production business that survived the pandemic endures after 11 years.

Laemmle father and son (Gregory) in Royal Auditorium

November 28, 2021

‘The Future is Still Unknown’ for This Pasadena Theater

The Playhouse District is a pillar of the Pasadena community. Deep within the center of it is the Laemmle Playhouse 7, a family-owned movie theater that has resided in Pasadena since 1999. Known for their exquisitely cozy locations, indie films from all over the world and deliciously buttered popcorn. 

November 17, 2021

Podcast: Expanded California Student Vaccination Mandate

The Los Angeles Unified School District student vaccination mandate expanded beyond the district after CA Gov. Gavin Newsom announced that all students (12 and over) will be required to be vaccinated by next fall.