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Portantino Demands State Transportation Officials Stop 710 Extension

Wednesday, August 22, 2012 | 10:56 am

In a strongly worded letter to the California Department of Transportation and the California Transportation Commission, Assembly Member Anthony Portantino demanded that transportation leaders “put the brakes” on the 710 freeway extension: “I strongly ur... More »


All Saints Church: School Supplies Make a Difference to Families in PUSD

Thursday, August 2, 2012 | 8:23 pm

For the past two years, the All Saints community has rallied support for the Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) Families in Transition program by generously donating various school supplies for children in need. All Saints Church’ Action Table is proud to... More »


Rose Bowl Event Notification For Saturday, May 5, 2012.

Friday, May 4, 2012 | 12:10 pm

The Rose Bowl will be hosting the UCLA Spring Football Scrimmage on Saturday, May 5, 2012 from 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM. The estimated number of spectators is 10,000. Residents can expect an increase in traffic before and after the game. Website: Resi... More »


Blinn House Foundation Honors 2012 Dr. Robert Winter Award Recipients

Monday, April 23, 2012 | 4:36 pm

The Blinn House Foundation will honor the 2012 recipients of the 9th Annual Dr. Robert Winter award, named for a noted Pasadena architectural historian and author. The award winners, John Frederick Merritt of  Berkeley, and Dr. Robert Kneisel of Pasadena, are... More »


Panel Analyzes Pasadena’s Affordable Housing Crisis

Sunday, April 15, 2012 | 10:41 am

The growing shortage of affordable housing and increase in homelessness is a national issue, confounded by the increase in foreclosures, unemployment and declining value and availability of public assistance. Pasadena is not immune to this crisis. Development ... More »


Pasadena Fire Dept. Quells House Fire in Linda Vista

Thursday, March 29, 2012 | 9:26 am

The Pasadena Fire Department responded to reports of a house fire in the 1200 block of Linda Vista Avenue late Wednesday night, March 28. The house in the 1200 block of Linda Vista Avenue had smoke coming from the attic and area adjacent to the chimney. The fa... More »


Cordova Street to be Placed on a Diet

Sunday, June 20, 2010 | 2:52 pm

After a road diet, Pasadena cyclists and pedestrians are expected to feel safer riding bikes and crossing intersections, respectively, on Cordova Street between Mentor and Hill venues.  As a pilot project, Cordova Street will be put on a road diet, a term use... More »


Community Gathers in a Night Against Crime

Saturday, August 8, 2009 | 11:10 am

Pasadena Police Officer Rodney Saunders of the Community Services Section participates in a National Night Out get together with the residents of Garfield Heights Neighborhood Association. Pasadena residents gathered at over twenty different block parties and ... More »


Get Away Without Going Away

Wednesday, May 27, 2009 | 1:23 pm

  Sitting Room of the Huntington Suite Most of the hassle of a vacation is the travel. What if you could cut out the travel part and just keep the vacation part? Take a trip to a resort hotel here in your own backyard. Checking into the Langham Huntington Hot... More »