In the balmy weather of spring, wine lovers enjoyed sips of refreshing wines, flavorful bites and live music as they strolled through downtown La Verne at the 8th annual Sip of La Verne Wine Walk on Saturday.
The smell of food lingered, while soft and elegant music played, as guests roamed around with lights dangling from the ceiling at the La Verne Chamber of Commerce’s annual Taste of La Verne event, where food and wine were the art of the show.
For the first time in the Vintage Village Wine Walk’s 13-year history, the check-in process ended at 6 p.m., which signaled that all 1,600 guests who signed-up to participate were in attendance on Saturday.
Eric Bishop, a University of La Verne alumnus, who also held several positions at La Verne – including associate dean of academic advising, journalism professor and Campus Times adviser – was recently appointed president of Ohlone Community College in Fremont, California. He starts July 6.
The hyperpop duo 100 gecs brought a new, intoxicating stage presence to the Glass House in Pomona at their April 14 show. 100 gecs’ performance was a stimulating mix of genres like electronica, pop and synthcore that I have never seen before at this venue.
The Mission Tiki Drive-In Theatre could be showing some of its final films this year. Although nothing has been approved yet, the city of Montclair has been dealing with a proposal to tear the theater down to make space for several warehouses.