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Pasadena Attorney Named to Superior Court Judgeship

Thursday, May 23, 2013 | 7:01 am

Gov. Jerry Brown has appointed Pasadena resident Julie Fox Blackshaw to become a Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge. Blackshaw, 59, has been has been deputy counsel to the mayor of Los Angeles since 2010. She was also a federal court special master from 2... More »


Pasadena Chef Claud Beltran Named to “Best Chefs America”

Monday, May 20, 2013 | 12:28 pm

Pasadena Chef Claud Beltran, Executive Chef/Owner of Noir Food & Wine, has been honored as one of the country’s top culinary talent as seen in the inaugural edition of Best Chefs America. This exquisite 386-page coffee table book is the first-ever peer revi... More »


John Kennedy Sworn in as District 3 Councilmember

Monday, May 20, 2013 | 6:22 am

[Correction: This article originally stated Councilmember Steve Madison was present. This was an error and has been corrected below.— Editor]  In a reception and ceremony that spanned 3 hours and brought together a diverse crowd of over 250, District 3 City... More »


Master Chocolatier Turns Her Attention to Teaching Kids

Saturday, May 18, 2013 | 12:46 pm

It is alluring…It satisfies something deep within us and has a melting point equal to our body temperature. In history, its delights have been reserved only for Royalty, yet today we have it at our fingertips to indulge in it’s silkiness and richness in ev... More »


Margaret Mgrublian Joins Pasadena Community Foundation Board

Friday, May 3, 2013 | 2:04 pm

Pasadena Community Foundation (PCF) today announced its newest board member, Margaret Mgrublian, a well-known community volunteer. Following her lengthy career in the electronics industry as International Sales Executive for Accele Electronics, Margaret has de... More »


UCLA Professor to Speak on Second Amendment and Gun Violence

Monday, April 29, 2013 | 6:39 pm

In light of recent tragedies related to gun violence, UCLA constitutional law professor Adam Winkler, author of Gunfight: The Battle over the Right to Bear Arms in America (published 2011), will speak on the Second Amendment and what it means to gun reform in ... More »


Huntington Hospital to Host Stroke Awareness Activities on May 8

Friday, April 26, 2013 | 12:26 pm

In honor of National Stroke Awareness Month, Huntington Hospital Senior Care Network and the hospital’s neurosciences program will present Stroke Awareness Day on Wednesday, May 8. The free event will feature informational displays and fun giveaways from 11:... More »