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Pasadena High School Students Travel to Hiroshima, Japan to Present at Nuclear Disarmament Conference

Students and staff from Japan, Russia and USA who participated in the 2015 Critical Issues Forum in Hiroshima Japan Pasadena High School Nuclear Nonproliferation Club (PHSNNC) members Amadea Tanner and Kyle Espiritu along with club advisor and Pasadena High School (PHS) Assistant Principal Andrew King recently traveled to Hiroshima, Japan to present and participate in the 2015 Critical Issues Forum where students from the United…

Pasadena Unified Commemorates the 100th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide

The Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) recognized the beginning of the Armenian Genocide on April 24, 1918 with the passage of Resolution 2314 by the PUSD Board of Education at its March 26, 2015 meeting.…

Pasadena Education Network to Award Inaugural Rodney E. Goodwin Scholarship to Muir Student

The Pasadena Education Network (PEN) is pleased to announce that in May 2015, the inaugural Rodney E. Goodwin Memorial Scholarship will be awarded. The $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to one John Muir High School…

Rep. Chu Statement Addresses 100th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide

On this day in 1915, the Ottoman government rounded up Armenian intellectual and cultural leaders, starting a mass killing of 1.5 million Armenians in what would become known as the Armenian Genocide. On the 100th…

Caltech Study Rebuts Justice John Roberts on Voting Rights Act

When the Supreme Court struck down the true intent of the Voting Rights Act in 2013, the Court’s main argument was that the landmark civil rights law was outdated. “Discrimination against minority voters may have…

Wednesday, April 29

The California Art League’s Call for Artists

2nd Place Winner: Diane Nelson Gold (l) and 3rd Place Winner: Marian Fortunati (r). Photo courtesy CAL 1st Place Winner: Eugenia Shapiro "Robin and Hummingbird".…

Thursday, April 30

Free April Events at Pasadena Senior Center

There is something for everyone in April at the Pasadena Senior Center, 85 E. Holly St. All events listed are free. Membership is not required…

Thursday, April 30

Non-Profit National “Mayors Challenge for Water Conservation” in Full Swing

With at least 36 states facing water shortages this year, mayors across the country will be asking residents to make a commitment to conserve water…

Thursday, April 30

A Walk for Christopher: Acknowledging the Murder and Remembering the Life of Christopher Walker

April 30 marks the six-month anniversary of the murder of Christopher Walker. Christopher spent much of his short life affiliated with a gang, but he…

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The 23rd Annual Pasadena Chalk Festival Will Return to Paseo Colorado on Father’s Day Weekend

Detail of Mural by Karlos Aguilar. Photo credit: Robert Jensen Paseo Colorado shopping center welcomes the return of the 23rd Annual Pasadena Chalk Festival over Father’s Day Weekend, June 20 – 21 from 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Over 600 dedicated and talented chalk artists from Southern California and beyond will come together at Paseo Colorado to showcase this unique art form. The festival offers visitors an opportunity to witness the amazing chalk murals created by the artists come to life before their very eyes during the two-day festival which is free and open to the public. Celebrating its 23rd…

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