RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Alhambra

A collection of news and information related to Alhambra published by this site and its partners.

Top Alhambra Articles

Displaying items 34-44
  • Market Watch: A bumper crop of matsutakes

    Market Watch: A bumper crop of matsutakes
    Aromatic matsutakes, a seasonal delicacy prized by the Japanese, rank among the elite of true wild mushrooms — along with porcini, morels and chanterelles — but are generally less available and less well known at farmers markets. Part of the...
  • This week: Fresh bamboo shoots, habanero peppers, lychees, peaches, apples

    This week: Fresh bamboo shoots, habanero peppers, lychees, peaches, apples
    Fresh, domestically grown bamboo shoots are hard to find in California, but Yao Cheng Farm grows an acre of them near Camarillo and sells at the Monterey Park, Alhambra, Irvine and Thousand Oaks farmers markets. After being boiled for 15 minutes to...
  • At the Santa Monica Pico farmers market: kiwis, dates, Fuyu persimmons

    At the Santa Monica Pico farmers market: kiwis, dates, Fuyu persimmons
    The Santa Monica Pico farmers market on Saturdays has a lower profile than the big Wednesday venue on Arizona, but it's an excellent market in its own right. It's in an attractive location, the recently renovated Virginia Park, and it's substantial in...
  • Hong Kong-style coffee shops in Southern California

    There are so many Hong Kong-style coffee shops in the San Gabriel Valley that devotees usually gravitate to one that makes a favorite comfort food the way they like it. But we love the following restaurants for distinctive personalities and food that sets...
  • Sources for kumquats and hybrids

    On the trail of kumquats Recommended sources for kumquats and kumquat hybrids. For times and locations, see our farmers market list. Beck Grove / La Vigne Organics (Helene and Robert Beck), Fallbrook. Organic and biodynamic Nagami kumquats, kumquat...
  • Southland transit is in need of big ideas

    Southland transit is in need of big ideas
    The traffic in L.A. bites -- you know that. The question is: What are we going to do about it? Are we going to continue down our current path, pouring money into gridlocked streets and freeways, bickering endlessly about our pathetic urban rail system?...
  • Sourcebook 2008: California national parks

    Find out about historic and scenic sites as well as programs, fees and directions to California's national parks, monuments and recreation areas: Alcatraz Island, Golden Gate National Recreation Area, Fort Mason, B201, San Francisco, CA 94123; (415) 561-...
  • The L.A. 'village' that raised Hillary Clinton's mother

    She was only 8 years old. Her mother had lost custody of her in a divorce. And her father was putting her and her 3-year-old sister on a train from Chicago to Los Angeles -- by themselves, without adult supervision. It took three days to reach their...
  • Flaws in California's English-language programs place students in jeopardy, threaten state's economic future, study finds

     
    Nearly 60% of English language learners in California’s high schools have failed to become proficient in the language despite more than six years of a U.S. education, according to a study released Thursday. In a survey of 40 school districts,......
  • Man dies in apparent suicide in downtown Alhambra

     
    A man in his 40s died Sunday after apparently jumping from an Alhambra parking structure near a movie theater, authorities said. Officers responding to reports of a possible suicide at a multi-level parking lot adjacent to the Edwards Alhambra...
  • Twenty indicted in fake marriage, drug trafficking scheme

     
    Twenty people were indicted by federal authorities in a scheme in which foreigners allegedly used sham marriages to obtain green cards to further a drug dealing operation, authorities said Wednesday. Dubbed Operation Paint it Black, the 19-count grand...