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City Reports Fifth COVID-19 Fatality

Thursday, April 9, 2020 | 16:01 pm

A fifth local resident infected with the Coronavirus has died city officials reported on Thursday. Meanwhile, 13 new cases were reported bringing the Pasadena total to 107 cases according to Public Information Officer Lisa Derderian. The numbers were announced... More »


County Reports 25 More COVID-19 Deaths

Thursday, April 9, 2020 | 13:33 pm

Los Angeles County’s death toll from the coronavirus soared over the 200 mark Thursday while case numbers neared 8,000, and the virus slowly began having a greater impact among the homeless population. Barbara Ferrer, head of the county public health departmen... More »


City on Target to Start Sending Rebate Checks to Electric Customers

Thursday, April 9, 2020 | 12:25 pm

The city on Thursday confirmed that modest rebate checks to electric customers will start going out in the next week or so and reach all eligible recipients within four to five weeks – the result of a plan passed by the City Council earlier this week to help b... More »


Temperatures and Rain Will Both Fall Again in Pasadena Thursday

Thursday, April 9, 2020 | 04:35 am

A chilly Thursday will reach only 57 degrees and cold rain from a lingering Alaskan winter storm will fall today. Forecasters say the chance of precipitation is 90%. National Weather Service meteorologist Kristen Stewart said she expects showers throughout the... More »


Metro Bus, Trains Will Reduce Services Again Starting April 19

Thursday, April 9, 2020 | 04:16 am

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority says it will further reduce services by about 10% starting April 19 due to the coronavirus pandemic. Metro will begin running its Sunday service schedule during every day of the week, according to th... More »


JPL Agrees to Pay $10M to Settle EEOC Age Discrimination Lawsuit

Wednesday, April 8, 2020 | 17:32 pm

NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena agreed to pay $10 million and revamp its employment practices to settle a federal lawsuit alleging the Pasadena lab illegally laid off workers over the age of 40, according to a settlement agreement obtained Wednesd... More »


City Reports Fourth COVID-19 Fatality

Wednesday, April 8, 2020 | 15:19 pm

Another local resident infected with the Coronavirus has died bringing the total number of fatalities of Pasadena resident to four. The city reported also reported a Coronavirus death on Tuesday. Meanwhile, the city also reported 14 new cases on Wednesday brin... More »