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Larry Mantle Hosts Voter Cram Session on Measures S and H

Larry Mantle, Photo from Southern California Public Radio Website KPCC AirTalk host Larry Mantle leads another voter cram session on Wednesday, March 1, focused on the primary nominating election on March 7 and the general election on May 16, at the Crawford Family Forum in Pasadena. Los Angeles voters must decide on two measures related to homelessness. One of them, Measure S, would require development…

Pasadena Religious Services This Sunday

All Saints Episcopal Church The Rev. Becca Stevens, will join us both in the pulpit, at 9:00 and 11:15 a.m. Sunday, February 26, 2017.  Antonio Gallardo will preach at 7:30 a.m. service and at the…

Touting Lowest Emissions Limits in the Nation, Pasadena Power Plant Celebrates Official Ribbon-Cutting Today

The long-awaited overhaul of the Glenarm Power Plant that rids the City of outdated and energy inefficient equipment by installing a new turbine that is the most environmentally “clean” unit in its class will be…

Madison Elementary Community Pushes Back in Defense of Controversial Principal Ruelas

  Reacting to published reports of his imminent departure, a large number of supporters of Madison Elementary School Principal Juan Ruelas emerged Thursday evening to make their voices heard and to counter the last 18…

African Inspired Drum Circle Brought the Beat to Kids In Honor of Black History Month

Local African drum circle guru Chazz Ross took over the La Pintoresca Branch Library Wednesday afternoon to give a classroom sized group of students the opportunity to make music in unison on authentic African drums…

Sunday, February 26

La Canada Presbyterian Church’s Growing Families Presents “6 Practices for a Passionate and Connected Marriage”

Drs. Scott and Melissa Symington All parents and grandparents are invited to join us in the Fellowship Hall of the La Canada Presbyterian Church on…

Monday, February 27

Free February Events at Pasadena Senior Center

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

Wednesday, March 01

City Announces Community Meetings on Budget, Short-Term Rentals

City officials announced three upcoming community meetings on the City’s budget and a special workshop session on regulating short-term rentals in the City. There will…

Wednesday, March 01

Newcomers and Friends of San Gabriel Valley Invites Local Residents to March Events

Arcadia and Pasadena, California. Are you interested in meeting new people, making new friends, exploring well-known landmarks, and enjoying new activities? Newcomers and Friends of…

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Pasadena Water and Power Commences GT-5 – New Combined Cycle Turbine Unit Will Provide Pasadena with Clean, Reliable Energy

Pasadena Water and Power (PWP) recently completed the Glenarm Repowering Project, an extensive power plant upgrade that includes the replacement of a 51-year old steam generating unit, Broadway 3, with a more efficient combined cycle turbine unit known as Gas Turbine 5 (GT-5). GT-5 is the most environmentally “clean” unit in its class, with the lowest emissions limits in the country. Why the Power Plant Upgrade? • GT-5 is one of the largest and most complex capital improvements in Pasadena’s history. • Pasadena’s ability to generate power locally helps to reduce the city’s exposure to region-wide outages and limitations with…

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