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New COVID-19 Cases See Downturn in Pasadena

Tuesday, August 3, 2021 | 7:39 am

After a month of steadily increasing COVID-19 infections, public health officials in Pasadena reported three straight days of declines, ending with 21 new cases detected on Monday. The Pasadena Public Health Department reported 22 infections on Sunday and 26 o... More »


City Council Approves Draft Housing Element

Tuesday, August 3, 2021 | 6:05 am

Residents rallied before Monday’s City Council meeting demanding elected officials add 25 demands to the City’s housing element. But the attempt did not hit the mark on Monday as the City Council voted to authorize Planning Director David Reyes to submit the d... More »


City and Tournament Due Back in Court for Hearing Over Legal Fees

Monday, August 2, 2021 | 6:29 pm

The Tournament of Roses could be ordered to pay $400,660 to the city of Pasadena to cover legal fees incurred by the city defending itself against the nonprofit’s lawsuit stemming from disagreements that emerged after the 2021 Rose Bowl Game was moved to Arlin... More »


Pasadena Teen Among Winners of National Playwright Contest

Monday, August 2, 2021 | 9:29 am

A 17-year-old playwright from Pasadena and her writing partner have been named among 12 winners of The Blank Theatre’s 29th Annual Young Playwrights Festival, the organization has announced. Alyssa Ho, along with partner Miya Matsumune, 17, of Upland, authored... More »


Man Fatally Struck by SUV on 210 Freeway in Pasadena

Monday, August 2, 2021 | 5:53 am

[UPDATED] A man died after being struck by an SUV on the 210 Freeway in Pasadena on Sunday night, authorities said. The collision was reported shortly before 9:20 p.m. in the eastbound lanes of the freeway near Lake Avenue, according to the California Highway ... More »


Hot, Dry and Windy: Critical Fire Weather Expected This Week

Monday, August 2, 2021 | 5:00 am

Critical fire weather conditions are expected this week throughout Southern California. The National Weather Service has forecast hot, dry and windy conditions through Thursday across interior valleys, mountains and deserts, with unseasonably dry fuels. Temper... More »


Jacobs Named New PUSD Special Education Director

Monday, August 2, 2021 | 5:00 am

With 21 years of experience in leading and developing programs and services for students with disabilities, both as a teacher and as an administrator, Dr. Jovan Jacobs has been chosen as Pasadena Unified School District’s executive director of special educatio... More »