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Gerald Freeny Elected President of 2019 Tournament of Roses, Terry Madigan Elected to Executive Committee Serving as President in 2026

2019 TOR President Gerald Freeny The Pasadena Tournament of Roses® Board of Directors has confirmed Gerald Freeny as President for the 2018-2019 Tournament of Roses year.  Freeny will provide leadership for the 130th Rose Parade® presented by Honda and the Rose Bowl Game® presented by Northwestern Mutual on Tuesday, January 1, 2019. Freeny announced “The Melody of Life” as the Pasadena Tournament of Roses theme…

Sunday’s Pasadena Half Marathon Road Closures

On Sunday, January 21, runners will take part in the the second Pasadena Half Marathon and 5k, which features a picturesque course through Pasadena, passing landmarks like the Colorado Street Bridge, Old Town Pasadena, and Caltech…

Leadership Pasadena Elects New Board Member Felicia Friesema

Leadership Pasadena is growing! The leadership growth and community involvement organization voted unanimously to elect Felicia Friesema to the Board of Directors as VP of Marketing and Communications. Friesema is the 12th board member to…

Pasadena Unified Names Chief Human Resources Officer

Dr. Steven Miller Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) Superintendent Brian McDonald has named Steven Miller, Ed.D., as the district’s Chief Human Resources Officer, pending Board of Education approval. Dr. Miller was previously Human Resources Director…

Breaking: Pasadena Unified Tells Parents To Make Alternative Arrangements For Children Taken To School By First Student Buses

Reports indicate union reps and striking drivers are blocking the bus facility near John Muir High School after bus drivers working for First Student, Inc., who provide all the bus service to Pasadena Unified, called a…

Friday, January 19

Pasadena Senior Center Members will Take Virtual Walking Tours and Visit Local Museums

Julia Long, founder and tour guide for Pasadena Walking Tours, will lead members of the Pasadena Senior Center on virtual strolls through Pasadena’s history the…

Saturday, January 20

Adonis Puentes and the Voice of Cuba Orchestra: World-Class, Grammy-Nominated, Onstage at Caltech

Image Courtesy Caltech Adonis Puentes and the Voice of Cuba Orchestra, a world-class Grammy Award-nominated band with original compositions that delivers great precision with witty,…

Saturday, January 20

The Pasadena Humane Society is Hosting a Vaccination Clinic at La Cañada’s Memorial Park Saturday

Pasadena area pet owners can have their cats and dogs vaccinated at a Low-Cost Wellness Clinic, sponsored by the Pasadena Humane Society and SPCA, at…

Saturday, January 20

KKLA-FM and AM870 Co-Hosting Health Fair at The First Church of the Nazarene on Saturday

Click to enlarge 99.5 KKLA and AM870 The Answer are jointly holding their third annual Health Fair at the First Church of the Nazarene in…

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Little Hats, Big Hearts at the Huntington Hospital

Babies born in the month of February at the Huntington Memorial Hospital in Pasadena will be sporting little red caps, instead of the traditional pink or blue, as part of the American Heart Association’s Little Hats, Big Hearts program aimed at bringing attention to heart disease, considered the number one killer of Americans, and congenital heart defects, the most common type of birth defect in the country. The Huntington Hospital is one of 15 Los Angeles County hospitals participating in the program, now in its second year in Los Angeles. Each of the babies will receive a hat made by…

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