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Pasadena’s Favorite Success Story is America’s Best Large Employer, Too, as Trader Joe’s Takes Top Honors

Trader Joe’s, the grocery chain that first opened in Pasadena in 1967 and has now grown to over 480 stores in 42 states throughout the United States, is the best place to work for among large companies in America, Forbes and survey market research firm Statista said in their new Best Large Employers report this wee. The report surveyed 50,000 workers at companies with over…

Boys & Girls Club of Pasadena Dance Team Takes First Place in Las Vegas

Boys & Girls Club of Pasadena Outspoken Dance Team win honors in Las Vegas April 22, 2019 The Boys & Girls Club of Pasadena’s Outspoken Dance Team brought home top honors from the Sharp International…

Assemblymember Holden’s Legislation to Strengthen Anti-Discrimination Laws in Hosting Platforms Passes Judiciary Committee

Pasadena area Assemblymember Chris Holden’s legislation that would strengthen anti-discrimination laws in new forms of housing accommodations such as Airbnb, passed the Assembly Judiciary Committee today. “There’s a history of discriminatory behavior in housing and…

Annual Pasadena Ronald McDonald House Walk for Kids Raises $103,000 for Programs

More than 750 supporters came together on Sunday, April 7 for the Pasadena Walk for Kids at Central Park in support of the Pasadena Ronald McDonald House and its mission to provide comfort, care and…

Marshall Fundamental’s Girls Build Los Angeles Challenge Team to Host ‘Stronger Than the Stigma’ Mental Health Fair

GBLA Project Team Marshall Fundamental Secondary School’s Girls Build Los Angeles challenge team will be hosting a “Stronger than Stigma” Mental Health Fair on Saturday, April 27, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the…

Wednesday, April 24

Denim Day Wednesday Draws Attention to Destructive Attitudes About Sexual Assault

City of Pasadena employees will support Denim Day on Wednesday, April 24, by wearing jeans. For the past 20 years, Peace Over Violence has run…

Wednesday, April 24

Rotary Club Plans Some Good for Local Do Gooders, Will Award $45,000 in Community Grants on Wednesday

Past winners in the 2017 ceremony hold up their grant checks after an earlier awards ceremony that year. The Rotary Club of Pasadena will be…

Thursday, April 25

The Week in Pasadena City Government

  Tuesday, April 23 Accessibility and Disability Commission Meeting 5:30 p.m. Jackie Robinson Community Center 1020 North Fair Oaks Avenue Agenda – Click Here Legislative…

Thursday, April 25

Free April Events at Pasadena Senior Center

There is something for everyone in April at the Pasadena Senior Center, 85 E. Holly St. You do not have to be a member to…

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Congressman Adam Schiff Honors Pasadena Educator Among 13 Local Women of the Year Awardees

Row seated left to right: Anita Quiñonez Gabrielian (Glendale), Pat Kramer (Sunland-Tujunga), Jeanne Broberg (La Cañada Flintridge), Lynn Alvarez (Los Feliz), Sofiya Fikhman (West Hollywood), Kathy Jane Onoye, Ed.D. (Pasadena). Row standing left to right: Joy Collins-Brodt (Burbank), Cynthia Hubach (Silver Lake), Lara Yeretsian (Hollywood), Congressman Adam Schiff, Karen Knapp (Atwater Village), Dr. Diane L. Evans (La Crescenta), Joelle Dobrow (Echo Park) Not pictured: Carrie Ann Sutkin (Elysian Valley) Courtesy photo U.S. Congressman Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) honored Pasadena resident Dr. Kathy Jane Onoye, a veteran educator, and 12 other inspiring women who were chosen as the 2019 Women of the…

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