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Pasadena Charity Funds Human Cadaver Lab Program

Friday, October 22, 2021 | 5:20 am

The Pasadena-based John Stauffer Charitable Trust has donated $366,265 to develop a human cadaver laboratory program to help train students studying the medical field at Coastline College’s Newport Beach campus, the school announced Thursday. The lab created t... More »


Police Oversight Commission to Hold its First Meeting on Tuesday

Thursday, October 21, 2021 | 2:11 pm

The city’s Police Oversight Commission will hold its first meeting via Zoom at 6 p.m. Tuesday. The first meeting of the 11-member commission will include remarks by City Manager Steve Mermell and Mayor Victor Gordo. The meeting will also include presentations ... More »


Lineage Performing Arts Center Hosts Dia de los Muertos Celebration

Thursday, October 21, 2021 | 11:45 am

The Lineage Performing Arts Center in Pasadena has invited the community to join in celebrating Dia de los Muertos next week with live performances, family-oriented activities and pan dulce. The free “Cultivating Traditions” event is scheduled to take place fr... More »


New COVID-19 Cases in Pasadena Remain in Single Digits

Thursday, October 21, 2021 | 5:56 am

New COVID-19 infections in Pasadena haven’t risen out of single digits for 11 days straight, with six new cases reported on Wednesday, officials said. No COVID-19 related deaths have been documented by the Pasadena Public Health Department for two full weeks. ... More »


Unvaccinated LA City Employees Could Soon Lose Their Jobs

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 | 4:23 pm

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said that any city employee who refuses to get vaccinated against COVID-19 by Dec. 18 “should be prepared to lose their job.” The deadline was initially Wednesday for Los Angeles’ mandate that all city employees be vaccinated. H... More »