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L.A. County Expands Pilot Bail Program to All Courts

Friday, June 5, 2020 | 6:10 pm

A program offering to post bail for low-income residents awaiting trial will expand to all Los Angeles County courts, including Pasadena Superior Court at 300 East Walnut St, public defenders announced Friday. The Bail Project is a national program that posts ... More »

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Los Angeles County Announces 36 New Deaths Related to Coronavirus

Friday, June 5, 2020 | 1:27 pm

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) has confirmed 36 new deaths and 1,445 new cases of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). Twenty-five people who died were over the age of 65 years old; nine people who died were between the ages o... More »

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We Get Letters

Friday, June 5, 2020 | 3:30 am

Not Just a Pretty Picture Good morning: More has changed than the format. Thank you for more and better reporting and columns. I appreciate the Caltech interviews, Kathryn Ross, Eddie Rivera, Andre Coleman, et al. Congratulations. John Got something to say, em... More »

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Assemblymember Holden’s Equity Bills Clear Committee

Thursday, June 4, 2020 | 3:45 pm

Four bills by Assemblyman, and former Pasadena City Councilman, Chris Holden cleared the California State Assembly Appropriations Committee. The legislation includes two California Legislative Black Caucus backed bills: Assembly Bill 1994 that would expand acc... More »

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County Announces 44 New COVID-19 Deaths

Thursday, June 4, 2020 | 2:49 pm

County health officials reported 44 additional deaths and 1,469 new cases of the Coronavirus on Thursday The large increase in positive cases reflects a lag in reporting from one lab of over 500 positive cases. To date, the department has identified 59,650 pos... More »

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Rep. Chu Calls on Senate to Pass Dream and Promise Act

Thursday, June 4, 2020 | 2:12 pm

Judy Chu (D-Pasadena) once again called on the Senate to pass the HR 6, the Dream and Promise Act. The bill — passed by the House of Representatives one year ago — would provide a pathway to citizenship for over 2.5 million US residents, including Dreamers, th... More »

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First You’ve Got to ‘Feel to Heal’

Thursday, June 4, 2020 | 1:22 pm

The protests that have erupted nationwide since the May 25 killing of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis police have served as a stark reminder of the fact that America still has a long way to go in the struggle for civil rights and ending police brutali... More »

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Operating Hours at Coronavirus Testing Sites Could Change Again

Thursday, June 4, 2020 | 1:13 pm

As Los Angeles County lifts curfew orders, the county Department of Public Health said safety concerns prompted by continuing protest marches will result in modified operating hours starting Thursday at some COVID-19 testing sites, including those in Pasadena.... More »