Week in Review: Top Pasadena Stories of the Week

Published : Sunday, September 9, 2018 | 4:12 AM

The Editors of Pasadena Now go through over 100 articles published this week on our site and cull the top 28 most newsworthy, informative, and readable.

Top Stories:

City Launches Search for Permanent New Police Chief

Muir Awarded Victory for Last Week’s Football Game that Ended in Brawl, But 10 Mustangs Suspended for Thursday’s Home Opener

City ‘Cleans House’ as it Prepares for New Marijuana Licensing

Pasadena to Install Emergency Fencing Along Entire Length of Colorado Street Bridge to Prevent Suicides

Woman Threatening Suicide Jump Talked to Safety After 13 Tense Hours

Pasadena Offers Residents, Businesses Electric Car Cash Incentives

Altadena Library Trustees Hire ‘Gap’ Director, Form New Search Committee During Contentious Meeting

Dedication and Belief Pays off for A Noise Within

Successful Outcome of Overnight Negotiations with Would-Be Suicide Jumper Shines Spotlight on Special Police Teams

Top Stories of the Week 1 Year Ago

 

Government:

Opponents of Archery Range in Lower Arroyo Lose Court Battle

Fundraising Effort Announced to Pay for Freeway Signs Renaming Section of State Route 134 the “President Barack H. Obama Highway”

Local Progressives Meet Friday to Hear Update on Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Health Officials Tout Improved Vaccinations as Flu Season Looms

Historic Preservation Commission Considers Special Designations for Two Significant Pasadena Homes on Tuesday

 

Education:

Pasadena Educational Foundation’s Kicks Off School Annual Fund Campaigns

 

Community News:

Tournament of Roses Announces 2019 Royal Court Selection Process, Key Dates

Mosquitoes Carrying West Nile Virus Detected in San Gabriel Valley

Pets of the Week at the Pasadena Humane Society

Boys and Girls Can Sign Up for Cub Scouts at Rose Bowl Scout Extravaganza

New Director Arroyo Singers

 

Public Safety:

Buildings Evacuated at JPL During Thursday Hazardous Material Incident

Two Men Sought in Series of Burglaries

Local Realtors Association Announces Slate of Events for September, October

City of Pasadena Police Chief Recruitment Process Formally Announced

In the Pasadena Courthouse This Week: Preliminary Hearing for Alleged Dine and Dash Diner

 

Faces:

Huntington Hospital Names Dr. Alix Nassiri as New Chairman, Medical Director of Chemical Dependency and Recovery Center

 

Gathering:

The Junior League of Pasadena Opens Its Doors to New Members

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