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Silver Gloves Boxing Tournament Returns to Pasadena

Wednesday, January 4, 2012 | 11:04 am

Skill, discipline and determination forged by countless hours of training have earned 220 Olympic-style amateur boxers the right to compete at the Region XIII Silver Gloves Tournament Jan. 6 to 8 in the gymnasium at Victory Park Center, 2575 Paloma St. Hosted ... More »


NASA’s Twin Grail Spacecraft Reunite in Lunar Orbit

Tuesday, January 3, 2012 | 10:39 am

The second of NASA’s two Gravity Recovery And Interior Laboratory (GRAIL) spacecraft has successfully completed its planned main engine burn and is now in lunar orbit. Working together, GRAIL-A and GRAIL-B will study the moon as never before. “NASA greets t... More »


New City Facility Honored for Sustainable Design and Technology

Sunday, November 20, 2011 | 4:43 pm

Pasadena Water and Power’s new field operations building has been recognized with a 2011 Sustainable Innovation Award from the U.S. Green Building Council’s Los Angeles Chapter. The award, received in the category of Innovation in Design – Technology, is... More »


St. Francis High School to Hold Open House

Monday, November 14, 2011 | 12:26 pm

St. Francis High School will be holding its annual Open House for prospective parents and students on Saturday, January 7, 2012 from Noon to 3:00 p.m.  They invite everyone from the community to join them to learn more about the benefits of a Capuchin Franc... More »


Caltech Engineers Develop One-way Transmission System for Sound Waves

Thursday, July 28, 2011 | 11:29 am

While many hotel rooms, recording studios, and even some homes are built with materials to help absorb or reflect sound, mechanisms to truly control the direction of sound waves are still in their infancy. However, researchers at Caltech have now created the f... More »


JPL and Chevron Partner to Benefit the Energy Industry

Wednesday, July 27, 2011 | 9:28 am

NASA’s JPL  and Chevron Corporation in San Ramon, have announced a partnership to develop a range of advanced technologies that can be used in harsh environments, both on Earth and in space. “We are proud that the same pool of talent that sends rovers to Mars... More »


Pasadena City College Appoints New Executive Team Members

Monday, July 25, 2011 | 8:02 am

The Pasadena Area Community College Board of Trustees unanimously voted to approve the appointment of five new members of the Pasadena City College Executive Team. The appointments are the culmination of an extensive, four-month, nationwide search.  Three hir... More »


NASA’s Dawn Spacecraft Beams Back New Photo

Friday, July 22, 2011 | 5:19 pm

Dawn took this image during its current orbit of Vesta, traveling from the day side to the night side. The large structure near the south pole that showed up so prominently in previous images is visible in the center of the illuminated surface. Compared to oth... More »