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JPL Scientists Help Map Beirut Blast Damage

Friday, August 7, 2020 | 3:47 pm

Jet Propulsion Laboratory’s Advanced Rapid Imaging and Analysis (ARIA) team in Pasadena, in collaboration with the Earth Observatory of Singapore, used satellite-derived synthetic aperture radar data to map the likely extent of damage from a massive Aug. 4 exp... More »


In the Pasadena Courthouse This Week, Four High-Profile Cases Scheduled

Friday, August 7, 2020 | 2:01 pm

This week, four high-profile Pasadena criminal cases will move forward in the Pasadena Courthouse of the Los Angeles County Superior Court. Note that several cases are listed on some court calendars for hearing at the same time; it will be the judge who determ... More »


Portantino Leads Call for Improved Performance on Unemployment Claims

Friday, August 7, 2020 | 11:52 am

[Updated]   State Sen. Anthony Portantino, who represents Pasadena in the California legislature, led a chorus of his colleagues in Sacramento who followed his demands that the governor take immediate action to get backlogged unemployment claims paid and impro... More »


Warner Henry, Pasadena Classical Music Supporter, Dies at 82

Thursday, August 6, 2020 | 2:25 pm

Warner Henry of Pasadena, one of Southern California’s most important supporters of classical music, died Saturday of natural causes. He was 82. Along with his wife, Carol, Henry supported numerous classical music organizations throughout Southern California f... More »


New Advances at Caltech to Longer-Lasting Lithium Batteries

Thursday, August 6, 2020 | 1:35 pm

Just about everyone has endured the frustration of their cell phone running out of power before they get a chance to recharge, and although electric cars are growing in popularity, they remain limited by how far they can drive before their battery runs out of ... More »