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Borders Closed Around Trump’s Star

Borders Closed Around Trump’s Star

    Plastic Jesus’ Art Attacked by Edward Scissorhands By Terry Miller A fellow immigrant from England and photojournalist known as “Plastic Jesus” got quite a lot of…

Residents Thank First Responders

  Photos by Terry Miller Messages of love and support for first responders to the San Gabriel Complex Fire are dotted all along the foothill communities where firefighters…

‘Fish Canyon Fire’ & ‘Reservoir Fire’: 2000 Plus Acres Burning in Multiple Fires

‘Fish Canyon Fire’ & ‘Reservoir Fire’: 2000 Plus Acres Burning in Multiple Fires

    With temps around 120 degrees, Firefighters are battling 2 stubborn fires simultaneously with fixed wing aircraft and hundreds of firefighters and helicopters for air support. A…

Education

Help Donate to Royal Family Kid’s Camp

Help Donate to Royal Family Kid’s Camp

Cucamonga Christian Fellowship in Rancho Cucamonga will be hosting the Royal Family Kids’ Camp from…

Torlakson Announces $245 Million Award of Career Technical Education Incentive Grants

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson announced the awarding of $245 million to 265…

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Monthly Art Column (7/21/16 Issue)

Monthly Art Column (7/21/16 Issue)

  By Jeff Davis Michael Sistig’s first solo painting and sculpture exhibition in the US, “MATTER,” is on exhibit at the El Segundo Museum of Art (ESMOA) and…

Partially-Deaf Pianist Fuzjko Hemming Performs a Special Recital With Pasadena-Resident Cellist Marek Szpakiewicz

Partially-Deaf Pianist Fuzjko Hemming Performs a Special Recital With Pasadena-Resident Cellist Marek Szpakiewicz

Dagy Label, Inc. presents a special recital at the Munson Recital Hall, Azusa, featuring partially-deaf Japanese-Swedish pianist Fuzjko Hemming in memory of 2011 earthquake and tsunami victims in…

See the Hottest Movie Costumes ‘In the Flesh’

See the Hottest Movie Costumes ‘In the Flesh’

Free 24th Annual Costume Exhibition in Los Angeles By Courtney Blackburn Admit it: the best part of Disney’s 2015 live-action “Cinderella” remake was the dress. That blue, shimmering,…

‘The Taylor Guitar Book: 40 Years of Great American Flattops’

‘The Taylor Guitar Book: 40 Years of Great American Flattops’

By Terry Miller 1974 was an incredible year not only in music but for one of the loves of my life, my British MG roadster, the last of…

Actors Marion Ross and Ian McNeice Join Hundreds in Support of KCET at the British Consul’s Residence

Actors Marion Ross and Ian McNeice Join Hundreds in Support of KCET at the British Consul’s Residence

By Terry Miller   Last Monday evening, Jan. 11, Beacon Media was invited to an exclusive event to honor one of the most popular shows on KCET, “Doc Martin.”…

Monthly Art Column

Monthly Art Column

By Jeff Davis There are tons of art galleries sprinkled across the Coachella Valley, the majority of which are located in Palm Springs and Palm Desert. Along El…

Crime

Azusa Man Charged With Stabbing Father

A 36-year-old man pleaded not guilty on Friday, May 27, to stabbing his father during an argument in their Azusa home,…

Moments Matter: Local Residents Help LASD Deputies Rescue Kidnapped Child

Moments Matter: Local Residents Help LASD Deputies Rescue Kidnapped Child

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department (LASD) Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station held a news conference last Friday, March 25, to…

Off-Duty LAPD Officer Shoots 2 Attempting to Burglarize His San Gabriel Home

Two suspected burglars were injured while allegedly attempting to burglarize a veteran Los Angeles Police Department officer’s San Gabriel home on…

Human Remains Found, Chaney Trail, Altadena

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department (LASD) Homicide detectives responded to Chaney Trail near Echo Mountain, Altadena, to investigate the finding of…

Business

Business Profile: Ten Thousand Villages

Business Profile: Ten Thousand Villages

By Gus Herrera Ten Thousand Villages in Pasadena is re-defining gift giving. A non-profit retail store selling “handmade gifts, jewelry, home decor, art and sculpture, textiles, serve-ware,…

IRS Repeats Warning about Phone Scams

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) continue to hear from taxpayers who have received unsolicited calls from individuals demanding…

Health

What’s the Nutritional Value of Quiche?

What’s the Nutritional Value of Quiche?

The beauty of quiche is that it can be virtually anything you like – heavy or light, entree or appetizer, holiday treat or a Thursday dinner. And…

Monthly Feature: Mixed Berry Myths 

Monthly Feature: Mixed Berry Myths 

By Estefania Zavala Since March is National Nutrition Month, there is no better time to separate the myths from the facts in our eating habits. Beginning with…

Arts & Culture

Contemporary Oeuvre by Alex Israel at the Huntington Art Gallery

Contemporary Oeuvre by Alex Israel at the Huntington Art Gallery

By May S. Ruiz “The Blue Boy” by Thomas Gainsborough is so representative of the Huntington (Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Garden) in San Marino that it…

‘Tis the Season for ‘The Nutcracker’

‘Tis the Season for ‘The Nutcracker’

Inland Pacific Ballet Gearing Up for Holiday Classic Arcadia-Born Dancer to Perform at Arcadia High First Time Since 1980 By Courtney Blackburn The tall red curtains at…

Sports

Bash Is Bringing Boxing Back!

Bash Is Bringing Boxing Back!

An Interview With Steven Bash By Jacob Bigley We at Beacon Media sat down with Steven Bash, attorney and owner of Bash Entertainment/Bash Boxing Inc., a full…

NFL Awards Golden Football to Azusa High for Contribution to Super Bowl History

NFL Awards Golden Football to Azusa High for Contribution to Super Bowl History

Azusa High School students gathered in their gym and cheered in celebration of receiving the commemorative Wilson Golden Football, awarded to high schools and communities that contributed…

Dining

Business Profile: PizzaRev

Business Profile: PizzaRev

By J. Shadé Quintanilla It is no secret that New York has the reputation for the best pizza, and there is a rumor going around that pizza…

Baking Up Sweetness: Poppy Cake Baking Company

Baking Up Sweetness: Poppy Cake Baking Company

By Ea Nicole Madrigal Shh. Once I tell you this location, everyone will know and then my little secret in Sierra Madre will be revealed. Maybe I…

Environment

Extend the Garden Season With Spring Planted Bulbs

Extend the Garden Season With Spring Planted Bulbs

By Melinda Myers Keeping your garden looking its best throughout the growing season and into fall is possible with the help of low maintenance spring planted bulbs.…

Create a Garden Anywhere with Straw Bales

Create a Garden Anywhere with Straw Bales

Add productive garden space and raise your planting bed with straw bale gardening. This technique allows gardeners to create raised bed gardens on a patio, lawn or…

Obituaries

James R. Rucker

James R. Rucker

James R. Rucker was born on Nov. 7, 1986, the fourth of four children born to Katie Jefferson. His father, James Rucker Sr. and sister, Lisa Jefferson,…

Legendary puppeteer Bob Baker, 90, dies

Legendary puppeteer Bob Baker, 90, dies

Bob Baker, along with his partner Alton Wood, founded the Bob Baker Marionette Theater in 1963, which has gone on to become the oldest and longest-running children’s…

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