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Week in Review: Top Pasadena Stories of The Week

Saturday, September 23, 2023 | 8:25 pm

The Editors of Pasadena Now go through over 100 articles published this week on our site and cull the top 20 most newsworthy, informative, and readable. Top Stories: Chief Harris Says Pending No-Bail Policing Will Not Change Department’s Commitment Pasadena’s ... More »


Pasadena Expected to See Warmup This Week

Saturday, September 23, 2023 | 5:50 am

Pasadena is set to experience a gradual increase in temperature over the next few days, with the weather expected to return to the normal range by Tuesday and Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service. The tropical moisture that has been around is p... More »


What Changes Will California Voters See in 2024 Election?

Saturday, September 23, 2023 | 5:47 am

The 2024 primary election is less than six months away, and, thanks to a series of measures over the last few years, the process will look a little different for voters. For one, it’s the first presidential primary in which everyone can vote by mail. Because C... More »


Kaiser Permanente Workers Threaten Strike If Deal Not Reached

Saturday, September 23, 2023 | 5:33 am

Nearly 60,000 unionized healthcare workers at Kaiser Permanente across the state Friday threatened to strike Oct. 4 if an agreement is not reached to resolve a staffing crisis by the end of next week. Kaiser Permanente’s Southern California headquarters are lo... More »


Metro Ridership Grows for Ninth Consecutive Month

Saturday, September 23, 2023 | 5:25 am

Ridership on Metro’s system grew 13% in August compared to the same time last year. with more than 25 million boardings, the transit agency announced Friday. Metro’s monthly bus and rail ridership is now at 79% of its 2019 pre- pandemic levels; average ridersh... More »


The Elephant in the Room

Friday, September 22, 2023 | 5:54 am

There is a young Indian elephant, approximately 8 feet tall and made of discarded and recyclable plastics, now standing in the lobby of the Pasadena Convention Center, thanks to artist Cynthia Minet, and Pasadena’s Rotating Public Art program. Series IV of the... More »