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Hillsides ‘Drums Up’ Teamwork at New South Pasadena Family Resource Center

Anthony Adame of Hillsides Family Resource Center, South Pasadena, leads staff members of Hillsides through a drum circle exercise. At Hillsides new Family Resource Center, South Pasadena, located at 149 Pasadena Blvd, you’ll find many desks, phones, computers, and oh, 22 colorful hand drums. Drums have become Hillsides latest teambuilding tool. Supervisors from across the agency, which serves almost 9,000 individuals throughout Los Angeles County,…

Holden Education Bills Advance to Assembly Floor

Assembly Majority Leader Chris Holden’s education bills to expand opportunities for students in underserved communities came off the Assembly suspense file today. The bills – AB 288 Concurrent Enrollment and AB 252 Advanced Placement –…

Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens Partners with Local Environmental Youth Organization

For the last five months the Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens has partnered with Pasadena based Outward Bound Adventures to offer a first of its kind water conservation program to high school students. The program…

Ribet Academy’s Summer X-Fit Camp

Ribet Academy is proud to offer an opportunity that will not only build muscle and strength, but pair fitness with fun – which is essential in promoting a lifetime of fitness. XFit enhances an athlete’s…

170 Lancers Graduate at La Salle’s 56th Commencement

La Salle High School graduated 170 seniors at its 56th Commencement on Friday evening, May 22, 2015. Commencement Exercises took place at the Church of the Nazarene, next door to the School. Alyssa Villavincencio, summa…

Friday, May 29

YWCA Pasadena’s 4th Annual Women’s Leadership and Networking Day: #LIKEAGIRL

On Friday, May 29, 2015, the YWCA Pasadena-Foothill Valley will host its 4th Annual Women’s Leadership & Networking Day. This exciting event will be held…

Saturday, May 30

TEDxPasadenaWomen Launches May Conference

More than 10 speakers will take the stage at the first TEDxPasadenaWomen MOMENTUM conference on Saturday, May 30, sharing remarkable experiences, insights and perspectives in…

Saturday, May 30

Altadena Library District Sponsors a Book-to-Action Series: Get into the Act!

The community is invited to the Altadena Library’s Book-to-Action series of events, featuring Grandma Gatewood’s Walk by Ben Montgomery, to be held during Older Americans…

Saturday, May 30

TEDxPasadenaWomen Unveils Speakers for May 30 Event at Los Angeles College of Music

A radio host, an international journalist, a virtual reality pioneer and a high school poet will be among the speakers taking the stage at TEDxPasadenaWomen’s…

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Pasadena Unified Receives $3 Million Grant from the California Career Pathways Trust

The Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) is the recipient of a grant for $3,046,545 over the next two years from the California Career Pathways trust in support of six College and Career pathways at every district high school. PUSD’s grant is one of 40 totaling $244 million announced today by the California Department of Education (See CDE release below). PUSD, Pasadena Chamber of Commerce, Pasadena City College (PCC), Foothill Workforce Investment Board (FWIB), Pasadena Educational Foundation (PEF), and the city of Pasadena have formalized a partnership to prepare students for college and careers, successfully transition to postsecondary education, and effectively…

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