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May 18 – 24

Living Colour (May 21 @ 6p.m., 245 E. Green Street) During the 1980s, rock had become completely segregated and predictable, the opposite of the late ’60s/early ’70s, when such musically and ethnically varied artists as Jimi Hendrix, Sly & the Family Stone, and Santana ruled the Earth. But bands such as New York’s Living Colour...

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Business Profile

A Meal With a View: Mary’s Market & Cafe

Story and Photos By Emily G. Peters Snug in the Sierra Madre foothills lives a cafe that has served the hamlet for almost a century: Mary’s Market & Cafe. Mary’s Market got its start in 1921, assuming its current name sometime in the 1950s. Though it had long been a staple in the Sierra Madre…

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Cats of the Week: Pancake and Waffle
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Cats of the Week: Pancake and Waffle

Meet tiny tabby cat sisters, Pancake and Waffle, age 2 months. Such cute little tabby sisters!  One has a bit more pronounced stripes, and the other has more of a fluffier face. Both are still sweet as pie! They are being shown and fostered at Petsadena Animal Hospital, 959 S. Raymond Ave., Pasadena, where you…


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South Pasadena Bans Sale Of Dogs, Cats, And Rabbits

City council fights the homeless-animal overpopulation crisis Recently, the South Pasadena City Council passed an ordinance banning the sale of dogs, cats, and rabbits in pet stores. The unanimous vote followed appeals by the South Pasadena Animal Commission, local rescue group The Dog Rescuers, local residents, and PETA representatives. “Cruel puppy, kitten, and rabbit breeding...
Crime

Task Force Investigation Targets Leadership of MS-13

Three-year investigation of MS-13 leads to federal charges against 44 defendants; Fugitives Jesse Perez, Jorge Ramos, and Irwin Garcia still at large Capping a nearly three-year investigation, federal, state and local law enforcement authorities this morning took into custody a total of 21 members and associates of Mara Salvatrucha, a transnational criminal street gang commonly...

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Arts & Entertainment

Pasadena Playhouse Announced Summer Lineup

Pasadena Playhouse announced its 2016-2017 season with three summer programs including “Hold These Truths” from May 30 – June 25,  “Zen Shorts” from June 10 – 25, 2017 and “Shout Sister Shout! The gospel of rock. The spirit of the blues” from July 26 – August 20. All productions will be presented at Pasadena Playhouse....
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Rose City High School Wins Rotary Business Plan Competition
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Rose City High School Wins Rotary Business Plan Competition

Rose City High School student claims academic victory for PUSD Rose City High School student Hunter Smith won first place in the 2017 Rotary Business Plan Competition hosted by Rotary International District 5300 on May 4, 2017. He was among students from Pasadena, Arcadia, and San Marino who presented their business plans before a panel…


LATEST NEWS

News

South Pasadena Bans Sale Of Dogs, Cats, And Rabbits

City council fights the homeless-animal overpopulation crisis Recently, the South Pasadena City Council passed an ordinance banning the sale of dogs, cats, and rabbits in pet stores. The unanimous vote followed appeals by the South Pasadena Animal Commission, local rescue group The Dog Rescuers, local residents, and PETA representatives. “Cruel puppy, kitten, and rabbit breeding...
Crime

Task Force Investigation Targets Leadership of MS-13

Three-year investigation of MS-13 leads to federal charges against 44 defendants; Fugitives Jesse Perez, Jorge Ramos, and Irwin Garcia still at large Capping a nearly three-year investigation, federal, state and local law enforcement authorities this morning took into custody a total of 21 members and associates of Mara Salvatrucha, a transnational criminal street gang commonly...

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Arts & Entertainment

Pasadena Playhouse Announced Summer Lineup

Pasadena Playhouse announced its 2016-2017 season with three summer programs including “Hold These Truths” from May 30 – June 25,  “Zen Shorts” from June 10 – 25, 2017 and “Shout Sister Shout! The gospel of rock. The spirit of the blues” from July 26 – August 20. All productions will be presented at Pasadena Playhouse....

CALENDAR

Calendar

May 18 – 24

Living Colour (May 21 @ 6p.m., 245 E. Green Street) During the 1980s, rock had become completely segregated and predictable, the opposite of the late ’60s/early ’70s, when such musically and ethnically varied artists as Jimi Hendrix, Sly & the Family Stone, and Santana ruled the Earth. But bands such as New York’s Living Colour...

HEALTH & FITNESS

Opinion
Cats of the Week: Pancake and Waffle
Columns

Cats of the Week: Pancake and Waffle

Meet tiny tabby cat sisters, Pancake and Waffle, age 2 months. Such cute little tabby sisters!  One has a bit more pronounced stripes, and the other has more of a fluffier face. Both are still sweet as pie! They are being shown and fostered at Petsadena Animal Hospital, 959 S. Raymond Ave., Pasadena, where you…

Business
Business Profile

A Meal With a View: Mary’s Market & Cafe

Story and Photos By Emily G. Peters Snug in the Sierra Madre foothills lives a cafe that has served the hamlet for almost a century: Mary’s Market & Cafe. Mary’s Market got its start in 1921, assuming its current name sometime in the 1950s. Though it had long been a staple in the Sierra Madre…

Community
Education
Rose City High School Wins Rotary Business Plan Competition
Education

Rose City High School Wins Rotary Business Plan Competition

Rose City High School student claims academic victory for PUSD Rose City High School student Hunter Smith won first place in the 2017 Rotary Business Plan Competition hosted by Rotary International District 5300 on May 4, 2017. He was among students from Pasadena, Arcadia, and San Marino who presented their business plans before a panel…

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3 Aspects Of The Millennial Dream And Why To Adopt Them

Different expectations lead to an improved standard of living By Monica Sanchez Earlier this year at a MOTH storytelling event in Silverlake, an elderly participant, after an unfortunate incident with her husband, claimed that “the American dream was dead.” And yes, essentially, the get married, have two kids, and live out your days in peace...

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