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Former Councilman Recovering from Battle with COVID-19

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 | 2:18 pm

In an interview with Pasadena Now, former District 4 City Councilman Steve Haderlein said on Tuesday that he and his daughter were infected with the Coronavirus. Haderlein served on the City Council from 1999 to 2011 and currently sits on the Rose Bowl Operati... More »

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Coronavirus Deaths Stand at 11 in L.A. County

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 | 6:31 am

Los Angeles County’s coronavirus death toll is up to 11 Wednesday. One of the victims, a Glendora man, died last week in Pasadena. During a midday briefing Tuesday, Dr. Barbara Ferrer, head of the county Department of Public Health, announced three new deaths ... More »

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Council to Discuss Eviction Moratorium at Special Meeting on Tuesday

Monday, March 16, 2020 | 5:43 pm

The Pasadena City Council will consider a moratorium on local evictions at a special meeting on Tuesday. Elected officials and activists have been calling for the moratorium since late week. Vice Mayor Tyron Hampton said on Sunday he would request that the Cit... More »

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Huntington Hospital Treating COVID-19 Patients

Monday, March 16, 2020 | 8:03 am

According to an email to District 5 constituents, Huntington Hospital is treating patients infected with the COVID-19 virus. “This afternoon it was announced that Huntington Hospital is treating patients with COVID-19,” said Pasadena Councilman Victor Gordo in... More »

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Test on Caltech Graduate Student for Coronavirus Negative

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 | 3:53 pm

City official said late Wednesday that a graduate student at Caltech does not have the Coronavirus. The student was tested on Monday, according to the college’s website. “The laboratory results for the Caltech student confirmed the student is not ill with COVI... More »

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ArtNight Canceled

Tuesday, March 10, 2020 | 3:23 pm

City officials announced late Tuesday afternoon that one of the city’s biggest art events has been canceled due to COVID-19 concerns. “After due consideration and comprehensive discussions, the City of Pasadena regretfully will not hold the semi-annual ArtNigh... More »

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Caltech Student Tested for COVID-19

Tuesday, March 10, 2020 | 5:49 am

According to the school’s website, a Caltech student was tested for the Coronavirus on Monday by the Pasadena Public Health Department (PPHD). The graduate student, who exhibited mild symptoms, is currently self-quarantining in off-campus housing pending test ... More »

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Pasadena Tenants Say Landlords Using Loophole to Evict Tenants

Sunday, March 8, 2020 | 6:31 pm

Local tenant advocates will call on the City Council to close a loophole they said is in the recently passed Tenant Protection Act. According to a statement released on Sunday, the loophole allows for evictions for renovations. “There are no protections in pla... More »

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Body of Baby Girl Found in Memorial Park Restroom

Friday, March 6, 2020 | 7:42 am

Pasadena Police and the L.A. County Coroner’s office on Friday were investigating the death of a newborn baby girl found in the women’s’ restroom at Memorial Park on Thursday night – a heartbreaking scene that left first-responders shaken, city spokesperson Li... More »

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Pasadena School Board Approves Lay Off of 55 District Employees

Friday, March 6, 2020 | 5:46 am

The Pasadena Unified School District school board on Thursday night approved, by a 6-1 margin, eliminating 55 full-time positions, including some 44 teachers and four principals, for the 2020-2021 school year. The layoffs are largely – but not exclusively – th... More »

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Gordo Declares Victory in Primary

Thursday, March 5, 2020 | 12:54 pm

District 5 Councilman Victor Gordo on Wednesday declared a victory in the city’s primary election. Gordo currently holds 46 percent of the vote, and leads Incumbent Terry Tornek, Major Williams and Jason Hardin. “Let me first begin by saying thank you to each ... More »