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Caltech to Dedicate Building to Pasadena Educator Lee Browne

Tuesday, November 15, 2022 | 5:51 am

In 2021, California Institute of Technology (Caltech) renamed several buildings to honor those who made their mark on the leading science institution.  Among the honorees was Lee Browne, a former Caltech employee and lecturer, who worked for decades to make th... More »


Pasadenan Mark Ladd Appointed as Superintendent of Hollywood Bowl

Friday, November 11, 2022 | 2:27 pm

The Los Angeles County Department of Parks and Recreation has appointed Mark Ladd to serve as superintendent of the Hollywood Bowl, officials announced Friday. “It is a great honor to receive this appointment,” Ladd said. “I look forward to serving in a stewar... More »


Caltech Y Appoints New Leadership and Board Members

Friday, November 11, 2022 | 5:59 am

The Caltech Y, an independent nonprofit that empowers Caltech students to become responsible citizens of the world, welcomed new members and leaders to its volunteer board of directors. Caltech students, alumni, faculty, and staff as well as local community le... More »


New L.A. County Interim Chief Medical Examiner-Coroner Sworn In

Friday, November 4, 2022 | 11:47 am

Dr. Odey C. Ukpo was sworn in Friday as the interim Chief Medical Examiner-Coroner of Los Angeles County, the first Black person to serve in that capacity since the office was established in 1850, authorities said. Dr. Ukpo, who was appointed to the position b... More »


Visit Pasadena Welcomes Anna Yan as Communications Manager

Monday, October 24, 2022 | 9:57 am

Pasadena Convention & Visitors Bureau (Visit Pasadena) welcomes Anna Yan as Communications Manager. In her role, she will provide public relations and marketing support for Pasadena as a premier meetings and leisure destination through content development, ear... More »