17 hrs ago
The Wichita Eagle
US: Wine collector fooled buyers with 'magic show'
Assistant U.S. Attorney Joseph Facciponti made the statement during his closing argument Tuesday at the criminal trial of Rudy Kurniawan .
17 hrs ago
Prosecutor: Wine Collector Fooled Buyers With 'Magic Show'
A prosecutor has told a New York jury that a California wine collector put on a "magic show" to fool aficionados into thinking he had access to the world's rarest bottles .
21 hrs ago
How A Mormon Mission Prepared Me To Open A Foreign Office
Since moving myself and my family to Hong Kong where I'm opening an Asia office for my online marketing firm, I've had countless opportunities to think "If I hadn't served as a Mormon missionary, I wouldn't be doing this today."
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Air Supply, America, Susan Egan and More Set for Arcadia Performing Arts Center in 2014
Arcadia Performing Arts Foundation presents its first season at the Arcadia Performing Arts Center - Air Supply on Saturday, January 25 at 8 pm; America on Saturday, February 22 at 8 pm; Broadway star Susan Egan , the original Belle of Beauty and the Beast, on Saturday, March 1 at 8 pm; and The Temptations on Saturday, June 7 at 8 pm.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Foothill Unity Center Seeks Donations, Volunteers for Holiday Food Distribution
The following information was provided by Foothill Unity Center. Foothill Unity Center is looking for some Santa's helpers for its upcoming holiday distribution Dec. 21 in Ayers Hall at the Los Angeles County Arboretum in Arcadia.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Chinese Language Horse Racing Website Unveiled
Pasadena entrepreneur Kin Hui on Tuesday presented North America's first Chinese language website devoted to the sport of horse racing, and it will be taking its first official bets on Dec. 26, the same day Santa Anita Park in Arcadia opens, according to the Pasadena Star-News.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Festival of Jewish Music Coming Dec. 15
The Jewish Federation of the San Gabriel and Pomona Valleys invites everyone to join in the 6th Annual Festival of Jewish Music.
The Daily Breeze
101 Noodle Express dishes up perfection
Cuisine: If not the best Chinese restaurant in the San Gabriel Valley, certainly one of the best, and certainly one of the most satisfying, and certainly one of the least expensive.
Prosecutors Reveal Evidence Against Accused Wine Counterfeiter
Since FBI agents knocked on Rudy Kurniawan's door 20 months ago, federal prosecutors have accused the well-known wine collector of not just selling counterfeit wines, but making them in what they called a "workshop" in his home.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Why Haidilao Isn't Doing So Hot In The U.S.
There's a joke patrons in China tell when they have a bad experience with customer service-"They should go learn a thing or two from Haidilao."
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Indonesian fake fine wine dealer Rudy Kurniawan lusted after luxuries and attention
A US prosecutor opened the fraud trial of a California wine dealer by saying greed motivated him to cheat wine collectors out of millions of dollars, but a defense lawyer said his client was the victim of widespread corruption in the resale market for vintage wines.
NY prosecutor: Calif. wine collector was greedy
The differing views were offered to jurors in federal court in New York City during opening statements Monday at the trial of Rudy Kurniawan .
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Construction Authority Hosting Downtown Arcadia Christmas Market Starting Saturday
WHAT: Every Saturday over the next three weeks, the Metro Gold Line Foothill Extension Construction Authority is sponsoring the first ever Downtown Arcadia Christmas Market on First Ave between Huntington Dr and Wheeler Ave. The weekly outdoor street fair is being sponsored by the Construction Authority to help promote the area around the ... (more)
LA Daily News
Search is on for reportedly suicidal college student in near-freezing San Gabriel Mountains
A search was underway Friday in near-freezing temperatures in the San Gabriel Mountains for a missing 19-year-old woman from Arcadia who had been sending suicidal messages to a former boyfriend.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Gold Line basket bridge over 210 Freeway gets record fifth award
Media tour on Wednesday, December 12, 2012, of the nearly completed Gold Line Bridge across the I-210 Freeway .
Arcadia flautist gives back to the community with Fun Flute Club
Emily Zheng, 16, of Arcadia, gives flute lessons to Joshua Liu, 9, during the Fun Flute Club gathering on Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013, at Tierra Verde Park.
Fitch Affirms Arcadia Redevelopment Agency, CA's TABs at 'A+'; Outlook Stable
Fitch Ratings affirms the following Arcadia Redevelopment Agency , California's tax allocation bonds at 'A+': -- $6.2 million series 2001A .
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Newly Formed Interfaith Council of Monrovia Makes Service Its Mission
A new group recently formed in Monrovia is bringing the faith community together with a mission to serve.