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Warner Henry, Pasadena Classical Music Supporter, Dies at 82

Thursday, August 6, 2020 | 2:25 pm

Warner Henry of Pasadena, one of Southern California’s most important supporters of classical music, died Saturday of natural causes. He was 82. Along with his wife, Carol, Henry supported numerous classical music organizations throughout Southern California f... More »


Caltech’s John O. Dabiri Wins Prestigious Alan T. Waterman Award

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 | 12:29 pm

The National Science Foundation (NSF) announced today that it will honor John O. Dabiri (MS ’03, PhD ’05), Centennial Professor of Aeronautics and Mechanical Engineering, with the 2020 Alan T. Waterman Award. The annual award recognizes researchers age 40 or y... More »


Mark Konishi, Renowned Caltech Neuroethologist, Dies at 87

Saturday, July 25, 2020 | 5:22 am

Masakazu (Mark) Konishi, the Bing Professor of Behavioral Biology, Emeritus, passed away on July 23. He was 87 years old. Renowned for his work on the neuroscience underlying the behavior of owls and songbirds, Konishi joined the Caltech faculty as a professor... More »


Firefighter Marks 40 Years Serving Pasadena

Thursday, July 23, 2020 | 10:14 am

For 40 years, Pasadena Fire Department Firefighter-Engineer Keith Holloway has been answering the calls of community members on the worst days of their lives. Holloway, 63, marked 40 years as a Pasadena firefighter on Tuesday. “Keith Holloway is an outstanding... More »


Rose Bowl Chief Darryl Dunn to Speak at Rotary Zoom Meeting

Monday, July 13, 2020 | 3:28 pm

Darryl Dunn, CEO and General Manager of Pasadena’s Rose Bowl Stadium, will be guest speaker at the Pasadena Rotary Club’s weekly virtual meeting on Wednesday, July 15, starting at noon. Dunn is scheduled to speak on the topic, “Rose Bowl Playing Offense,” duri... More »