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Virtualitics Bolsters Executive Ranks with Key Appointments

Thursday, December 7, 2023 | 12:10 pm

Virtualitics, Inc., an AI data analytics company in Pasadena, has added Rob Ferguson as Chief Revenue Officer, and Rob Bocek as President, Public Sector, to its leadership team. With extensive experience from such prominent enterprise software entities as Sale... More »


UCLA Forecast: California Economy to Outpace US, But Not by Much

Wednesday, December 6, 2023 | 4:57 am

California’s economy will continue to grow faster than the United States as a whole in the coming months, but not as fast as usual thanks to a variety of domestic and international influences, according to a UCLA Anderson Forecast released Wednesday. In his re... More »


Community of 5 Pasadena Condos Sells for $3.85 Million

Wednesday, November 29, 2023 | 5:50 am

Global commercial real estate services and investment company CBRE reported Tuesday it brokered the $3.85 million sale of a multifamily community at 148 N. Mar Vista Ave. in Pasadena. The property, comprising five condos across three buildings, was acquired by... More »


Old Pasadena Shops Bustle on Small Business Saturday

Sunday, November 26, 2023 | 5:18 am

Nobody battled anyone mano a mano for a big screen TV, but independent businesses were still bustling with enthusiasm on Small Business Saturday.  Local small-scale retailers showcased an array of offerings ranging from handmade skin care lotion to locally bre... More »


Holiday Shopping 2023 Kicks Off in Pasadena with a Mellow Black Friday

Saturday, November 25, 2023 | 5:16 am

Black Friday wasn’t what it used to be. Gone were crowds of shoppers pressing against glass doors waiting for store doors to “open, open, open!” and tussles as bargain hunters grabbed sought-after products. There was still a steady flow of shoppers to brick-an... More »


Shop Local for Black Friday and Small Business Saturday

Wednesday, November 22, 2023 | 5:31 am

Black Friday in Pasadena has evolved. In 2010, intense competition among retailers led to early store openings and enticing deals.  Years later, in 2019, a shift toward online shopping emerged. The COVID-19 pandemic, which started in 2020, caused a huge dip in... More »