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Countdown Begins for Grand Opening of Steven S. Koblik Education and Visitor Center

Artist rendering of the central allée in the Steven S. Koblik Education and Visitor Center, opening April 4, 2015 at The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens.Architectural Resources Group and Office of Cheryl Barton, © Art Zendarski. The new Steven S. Koblik Education and Visitor Center will open to the public on April 4, 2015, offering the 600,000 annual visitors to The Huntington Library,…

Kidspace Opens New Greenhouse Experience Offering Guests Enhanced Spring and Summer Activities

Kidspace is proud to announce the grand opening of its latest exhibit space, the Kidspace Greenhouse. Open to the public on Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at 10:00 a.m., the Kidspace Greenhouse is a part of…

Celebrate One City, One Story

This year’s One City, One Story choice is The Book of Unknown Americans by author Cristina Henríquez. It is the story of a boy and a girl who fall in love. Two families whose hopes…

Hillsides Gala Hillsides Uncorked! Raises More Than $580,000 for Pasadena-Based Charity

[Updated Monday, March 3, 2015  |  5:36 p.m. ]  Hillsides, a premier provider dedicated to improving the overall well-being and functioning of vulnerable children, youth, and families, raised an estimate of more than $580,000 from…

Pasadena Police Avoid Tragedy, Arrest Suspect Who Assaulted Them, Threatened to Shoot Them

Pasadena police officers arrested a suspect Sunday night who reportedly assaulted them, refused to comply with their orders to remove his hands from his pockets, and said he had a gun and would shoot them.…

Thursday, March 05

League of Women Voters Pasadena Area Presents “The Importance of Media to Open Government”

Val Zavala of KCET will lead a panel of noted media professionals in a free, public forum on the importance of media to transparency in…

Thursday, March 05

This Week: Pasadena Gold Line Every 30 Minutes After 8:30 p.m. Due to Maintenance Work

Heads up to evening commuters who ride the Metro Gold Line: this week, starting Sunday, March 1 through Thursday Marvh 5, the Gold Line will…

Thursday, March 12

Celebrate Pasadena’s One City, One Story Community Conversation with Cristina Henriquez

Cristina Henriquez (c) Michael Lionstar To celebrate the 13th year of Pasadena’s One City, One Story community reading project, the public is invited to a…

Saturday, March 14

SoCal Firefighters Face Off to Find the Fittest Firefighter – It’s All for a 2-Year-Old Boy Fighting Cancer

Southern Californian firefighters are putting up their dukes in a test of speed, endurance and boxing skills to find Southern California’s toughest, strongest firefighter –…

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World Spay Day Aims to ‘Fix’ Pet Overpopulation

February 24 is World Spay Day, an annual campaign that seeks to raise awareness of the importance of spaying and neutering companion animals and feral cats. The Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA has several services to prevent the birth of unwanted animals and, in turn, reach its goal of zero euthanasia of adoptable/placeable animals in the local community. The worldwide campaign was first launched in 1995 by the Humane Society International, HSUS, and the Humane Society Veterinary Medical Association as a way to bring attention to the problem of pet overpopulation, and to highlight a solution by spaying and neutering.…

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