58 A Conversation With Bill Nye
Few advocates are as committed to space exploration as the man popularly known as the Science Guy.
62 Beautifully Sustainable
Steve Pallrand and Home Front Build want to change how you think about sustainable home construction.
66 The Crown City’s Radio Jewel
There is no more influential voice in the Southland than radio station KPCC.
Festivals, concerts, and more happening in and around Pasadena
ARTS & CULTURE
14 ARTS ED
At the Norton Simon Museum, the educational programs are as influential as the art.
18 LOCALLY TRAINED
Pasadena native John Sadler is one of the premier racehorse trainers in the country.
22 MUSICAL INFLUENCES
Susan Pascale teaches life lessons along with the violin.
24 HOMETOWN HOMELESS
Union Station Homeless Services addresses the needs of our community’s most vulnerable members.
25 TRANSITIONING TO TRIUMPH
Hathaway-Sycamores teaches life skills to at-risk youths.
26 A NEW REALITY
Designers at Pasadena’s Ayzenberg Group are using virtual reality to define the future of storytelling.
28 Columnist Lian Dolan turns a wry eye on the nature and origin of influence.
ESCAPES & GETAWAYS
34 VALLE DE GUADALUPE
If you think tequila when you hear Mexico, think again. Mexico’s winegrowing region offers world-class vintages and getaway destinations.
EXPLORE NEXT DOOR
38 LEGENDARY SIERRA MADRE
The charming foothill city has a lot to offer.
42 PEOPLE OVER PROFIT
Fashion brand Velé promotes empowerment over exploitation.
44 STYLE, SUBSTANCE, AND STAYING POWER
Elisa B. has been a Pasadena fashion staple for more than 20 years.
46 WARMING UP
Introducing Cavern Clay, the 2019 Sherwin-Williams Color of the Year.
48 REAL ESTATE SPOTLIGHT
A gracious Southern California classic and a breathtaking Spanish Colonial Revival home.
HEALTH & WELLNESS
54 From improved sleep to enhanced relaxation, aromatherapy offers a variety of benefits.
56 TAKING CARE OF THE SKIN YOU’RE IN
Dr. Obagi and the Zo Skin Centre know how to keep you looking young.
FOOD & DRINK
86 SOMETHING TO SIP ON
A hot chocolate roundup for those cooler winter days.
88 HIGH TIME FOR HIGH TEA
The Four Seasons Tea Room serves up the Victorian-era ritual with a dash of cultural inclusiveness.
Hop into the San Gabriel Valley for a quality brew-pub experience.
90 RESTAURANT GUIDE
The only guide the hungry need.
96 Back Page