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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…

Take A Virtual Stroll of Pasadena’s Neighborhoods, Shaped by the Wealthy, the Railroad, and the Vacationers

Different eras of Pasadena’s past are visible in the architecture found in all corners of town and one local historian says that city would look much different if the once-booming railroad that surged through the…

Sunny Summer-Like Weather Until Thursday, then Cool, Rainy Towards the Weekend

Thursday should be mostly sunny, with a high near 75, and a calm wind of around 5 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon—but by Thursday evening, the National Weather Service predicts a 20 percent…

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…

Sunday, January 21

Pasadena Nightlife this Weekend

The Blue Guitar at Arroyo Seco Golf Course 1055 Lohman Lane South Pasadena 91030 (323) 769-3500 Wednesday, January 17, 7:00 p.m. – JC & Laney…

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NAACP and Africa America Institute Announce Alliance at NAACP Image Awards in Pasadena

Image Courtesy NAACP The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and the Africa-America Institute (AAI) have formed a partnership that will lead to the development and distribution of a curriculum designed to highlight the accomplishments, achievements and history of Africa and its Diaspora. The partnership was announced Monday, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, during the 49th NAACP Image Awards at the Pasadena Convention Center. “It’s appropriate that on a day that we honor Dr. King and promote positive images of people of color, we announce to the world a partnership that creates a center of gravity for…

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