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Jacobs Awarded Contract for University of Minnesota Heat and Power Plant

Wednesday, February 29, 2012 | 9:24 am

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE: JEC) announced today that it was awarded a contract to provide design services for the decommissioning, historic preservation and construction of the Old Main Utility Building (OMUB) Power Plant at the University of Minneso... More »


Altadena Rotary Awards 35 Grants to Local Teachers

Tuesday, February 28, 2012 | 11:07 pm

February is the month that Altadena Rotary gives money to local teachers to enhance their teaching experience and the learning experience of their students. This year Altadena Rotary gave $10,500 in grants to local teachers. This divides into thirty-five $300 ... More »


More Condos for Old Pasadena?

Monday, February 27, 2012 | 6:06 am

At Monday’s Pasadena City Council meeting, the council heard a pre-development plan of a 980,000 square foot mixed-use project proposed for construction at the Parsons Corporation headquarters parking lots at 100 West Walnut Street. The report was prepared by ... More »


Postal Service Will Close Processing Operations in Pasadena

Friday, February 24, 2012 | 11:01 am

The Postal Service announced this morning it has made the decision to move all mail processing operations from the Pasadena Processing & Distribution Center on Lincoln Ave.  to Los Angeles. Once the transfer is completed, the mail processing operations in Pas... More »


PCC Less Affected Than Many Community Colleges by State Budget Cuts

Friday, February 24, 2012 | 10:39 am

Last minute cuts by the state seem to have affected Pasadena City College less than most colleges across the state, according to reports released by PCC officials. Since colleges operate on fiscal years that begin in July and end in June, the cuts have been ha... More »


Budget Cuts Prompt Pasadena City College To Slash Class Offerings

Tuesday, February 21, 2012 | 8:38 am

Nearly 100 sections of classes were cut from the Spring 2012 semester offerings at Pasadena Community College.  The Associated Students of PCC (ASPCC) have scheduled a Town Hall to discuss the budget cuts on Monday, February 27, in the Creveling Lounge, CC Bu... More »


NASA Administrator to Visit JPL, Meet With Mars Team on Wednesday

Thursday, February 16, 2012 | 8:01 pm

Will a visit by NASA Administrator Charles Bolden calm the minds of scientists and employees of Pasadena’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory when he speaks to them next Wednesday? Uncertainty hangs over facility after the disclosure of NASA’s budget earlier this w... More »


Democratic Party Endorses Chris Holden Assembly Bid

Thursday, February 16, 2012 | 10:04 am

Pasadena City Councilmember Chris Holden, a candidate for State Assembly in the 41st district, has received the official endorsement of the California Democratic Party, which held its state convention in San Diego this past weekend, campaign sources said today... More »


Portantino: No Statute of Limitation for Rape

Tuesday, February 14, 2012 | 2:55 pm

Assemblymember Anthony Portantino (D – La Cañada Flintridge), has introduced AB 1682, his latest effort to ensure that rapists are ultimately caught and convicted in California. “Under current law, there is a ten year statute of limitation for the crime o... More »