Last Minute Valentine’s Day Ideas on a Budget

Haven't made plans for Valentine's Day yet? Even though it's tomorrow, there's still time to enjoy the day at the last minute and on a budget. Plus, these ideas include alternatives to the usual romance-themed activities and can include your family and friends rather than just one Valentine. • [...]

Valley Moms Meetup – Valentine’s Day Party!

Hey everyone!We are so proud to be one of the sponsors this weekend for the first Valentine's Day Party hosted by Valley Moms Meetup! Date: Saturday, Feb. 9Time: 11 a.m.Where: TBA (you need to be a member of the group for this information - register here!) Our co-hosts for [...]

Upcoming Events – February 2019, Part 1

Here’s your guide to what’s happening in SFV during the next two weekends, Feb. 8-10 and 15-17. Fri February 8th HOLLYWOOD:  SoulfulofNoise Ladies Night -- Lucky Strike Hollywood - SoulfulofNoise is a diverse Live Music Experience featuring the best independent artists in Southern California. Includes sock drive for the My Friends [...]

Best Places to Watch the Super Bowl

Looking for a great place to cheer on the Rams during the Super Bowl? Here are some suggestions on the best places in the San Fernando Valley to watch the big game (and the commercials LOL). Kick-off at 3:30 pm. Sunday, Feb. 3 - Super Bowl LIII - Los [...]

Ernest Batchelder: Man of Many Tiles

Close-up of the tiles on the chimney of Batchelder House. Pasadena artist and educator Ernest Batchelder was the tilemaker of the early 20th century. He founded the Batchelder Tile Company in Pasadena in 1909 and designed beautiful, unique terra cotta tiles. He was "a leading designer of the American [...]

Local SFV Charter School Application Deadlines

Deadlines are approaching for San Fernando Valley charter school applications for non-residents. See below for enrollment lottery deadlines. (Please note this is only a partial list, NOT a complete one.) Visit the following link to see the full charter schools directory for Los Angeles Unified School District: https://achieve.lausd.net/Page/1827 • [...]

Upcoming Events – January 2019, Part 2 (Jan/Feb)

Here's your guide to what's happening in SFV during the next two weekends, Jan. 25-27 and Feb. 1-3. Fri January 25th CALABASAS: Calabasas Mommy Meet and Greet and Story Time - The Commons at Calabasas - Meet up with fellow mommies and kids on the last Friday of each [...]

What You Need to Know About the LA Teachers Strike

The Los Angeles teachers strike is on its third day. Here's a breakdown of what's going on and what it means. Approximately 30,000 California teachers are on strike. This is the first strike in 30 years the UTLA."Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) serves 640,000 students and is the [...]

Why Los Angeles Is a Great Place For Seniors

Guest blogger:Barbara Thompson,Senior Care AdvocateSeniorHomes.com Whether you're new to the City of Angels or looking to downsize from an existing home in Los Angeles, the metro area has a lot to offer seniors in retirement. No town knows how to party quite like L.A., and the celebration doesn't end [...]

Upcoming Events – January 2019, Part 1

Happy New Year! Here's your guide to what's happening in SFV during the next two weekends, Jan. 11-13 and 18-20. The best part? They're all FREE! Fri January 11th NORTHRIDGE: Huge Kids Sale - Valley Kids Consignment - While it's FREE to attend, you'll want to bring your wallet [...]

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