News / December 11, 2017 Wild Pursuit starts in Los Angeles – Ends in Pasadena with CHP Canine Assist Arrest Dec. 9

Suspect had outstanding warrants totaling 1.6 million Pasadena Police officers responded to the area of Lincoln and Mountain (freeway underpass) late on Dec. 9 with the conclusion of a vehicle pursuit.  LAPD and CHP had pursued the suspect’s vehicle from Los Angeles to Pasadena. When the pursuit concluded, the occupants refused to exit the vehicle....

Crime / December 11, 2017 Pasadena Crime Blotter: Nov. 11 – Dec. 9

Nov. 11 At about 9:53 a.m., Pasadena Police officers conducted a periodic check at an abandoned property following several complaints of trespassers in the 1300 block of East Villa Street. Officers encountered three people inside of the structure and later determined one of the subjects was in possession of a firearm.  The suspect (a known gang member)...

News / December 11, 2017 Pasadena Announces Opening and Closing Show Talent for the 2018 Rose Parade

2018 Rose Parade Lineup Now Available The Tournament of Roses is thrilled to announce talent for the Opening Show presented by Honda and the Closing Show presented by Wells Fargo for the 129th Rose Parade; Todrick Hall and Andy Grammer. The Tournament of Roses’ theme, “Making A Difference,” motivated every note of this year’s Opening Show....

News / December 11, 2017 Prominent Pasadena Appeals Court Judge Accused of Sexual Misconduct

A prominent federal appeals court judge in Pasadena has been accused by several former clerks and junior staff members of sexual misconduct. Six women — two of whom spoke on the record — said Judge Alex Kozinski had “subjected them to a range of inappropriate sexual conduct or comments” over the years, as recently as 2012, The Washington Post...

Community / December 11, 2017 Cotton Medical Center in Pasadena Receives National Award for Excellence

Meridian, a full-service real estate developer and owner of medical real estate, is pleased to announce that Cotton Medical Center in Pasadena, California, has won the prestigious 2017 HREI Insights Award in the category of “Best Renovated or Repurposed Healthcare Facility.” Sponsored by Healthcare Real Estate Insights magazine, the HREI Insights Awards program is the only national award program totally dedicated...

News / December 11, 2017 Caltrans to Close Multiple Westbound I-210 On/Off-Ramps Overnight for Pavement Work

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close on and off-ramps along westbound I-210 (Foothill Freeway) for two nights this week. From 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 11 and 12, the following westbound on and off-ramps will be closed for pavement work: Lincoln Avenue/Howard Street Arroyo Boulevard/Windsor Avenue Berkshire Place (off-ramp only) During the closure, only the bypass...

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Dec. 8 – Dec. 14

Your weekly events Editor’s Pick: So you think you’ve Got Talent? Festival of Talents Dec. 9 The Pasadena Senior Center is the place to be Saturday, Dec. 9, at 10 a.m., (85 East Holly Street Pasadena, CA 91103). If you like to sing solo, duet, trio or in a group, dance, play an instrument, tell...

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Taking Pasadena Beyond the Olive
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Taking Pasadena Beyond the Olive

By Emily G. Peters Epicure Lisa Grabow recently posted an Instagram picture with the caption “I’ve got olives in my pockets, olio nuovo in my mouth and hand and customers on my mind. A delicious day!” It neatly sums up why she can accurately call her business Beyond the Olive. Grabow’s involvement with Beyond the…

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Are You Talking Yourself Out of Saving for Retirement?

By Jean D. Koehler Saving for – and even thinking about – retirement can be overwhelming. While it’s natural to worry about your financial future, be careful not to let preconceived notions prevent you from actively saving for tomorrow. If you find yourself having one of the following doubts, consider reframing your thinking. A shift…

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Pasadena Crime Blotter: Nov. 11 – Dec. 9

Nov. 11 At about 9:53 a.m., Pasadena Police officers conducted a periodic check at an abandoned property following several complaints of trespassers in the 1300 block of East Villa Street. Officers encountered three people inside of the structure and later determined one of the subjects was in possession of a firearm.  The suspect (a known gang member)...

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Cotton Medical Center in Pasadena Receives National Award for Excellence

Meridian, a full-service real estate developer and owner of medical real estate, is pleased to announce that Cotton Medical Center in Pasadena, California, has won the prestigious 2017 HREI Insights Award in the category of “Best Renovated or Repurposed Healthcare Facility.” Sponsored by Healthcare Real Estate Insights magazine, the HREI Insights Awards program is the only national award program totally dedicated...
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Christmas Dinner at Pasadena Senior Center

The Scott Pavilion at the Pasadena Senior Center, 85 E. Holly St., will be decked with boughs of holly and other decorations of the season for Christmas dinner Monday, Dec. 25, at noon. Guests will feast on a delicious served meal of roast beef and roast chicken with all the trimmings. Santa will stop by...
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December College Search Guide
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December College Search Guide

The Road to College By May S. Ruiz It’s almost winter but for lots of sunshine, blue skies, and no rain in the forecast.  Yet, the calendar says it’s December and all the stores are enticing us with every kind of sales promotion.  And, of course, children are eagerly anticipating the Christmas season and winter…

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Pasadena Crime Blotter: Nov. 11 – Dec. 9

Nov. 11 At about 9:53 a.m., Pasadena Police officers conducted a periodic check at an abandoned property following several complaints of trespassers in the 1300 block of East Villa Street. Officers encountered three people inside of the structure and later determined one of the subjects was in possession of a firearm.  The suspect (a known gang member)...

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Dec. 8 – Dec. 14

Your weekly events Editor’s Pick: So you think you’ve Got Talent? Festival of Talents Dec. 9 The Pasadena Senior Center is the place to be Saturday, Dec. 9, at 10 a.m., (85 East Holly Street Pasadena, CA 91103). If you like to sing solo, duet, trio or in a group, dance, play an instrument, tell...

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Opinion
Are You Talking Yourself Out of Saving for Retirement?
Columns

Are You Talking Yourself Out of Saving for Retirement?

By Jean D. Koehler Saving for – and even thinking about – retirement can be overwhelming. While it’s natural to worry about your financial future, be careful not to let preconceived notions prevent you from actively saving for tomorrow. If you find yourself having one of the following doubts, consider reframing your thinking. A shift…

Business
Taking Pasadena Beyond the Olive
Business Spotlight

Taking Pasadena Beyond the Olive

By Emily G. Peters Epicure Lisa Grabow recently posted an Instagram picture with the caption “I’ve got olives in my pockets, olio nuovo in my mouth and hand and customers on my mind. A delicious day!” It neatly sums up why she can accurately call her business Beyond the Olive. Grabow’s involvement with Beyond the…

Education
December College Search Guide
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December College Search Guide

The Road to College By May S. Ruiz It’s almost winter but for lots of sunshine, blue skies, and no rain in the forecast.  Yet, the calendar says it’s December and all the stores are enticing us with every kind of sales promotion.  And, of course, children are eagerly anticipating the Christmas season and winter…

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Miracle on 34th St. is Coming to the Pasadena Playhouse

Pasadena Playhouse, the State Theatre of California, presents the original 1947 radio play of Miracle on 34th Street, on its 70thanniversary for a limited engagement of 14 performances from Dec. 14 to 23, directed by Cameron Watson. The cast includes Peri Gilpin (‘Roz Doyle’ on NBC’s “Frasier”), Beth Grant (Beverly Janoszewski on Hulu’s “The Mindy Project”), and award-winning...

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Survey Reveals Grandparents of Millennials Can be Embarrassing on Social Media

A new survey reveals that grandkids enjoy having grandma and grandpa on Facebook, but some grandchildren secretly want to unfriend their grandparents because they post embarrassing stuff! The survey uncovers the Top 5 Facebook No-Nos for Grandparents. Post Personal Stuff -1 in 4 respondents say their grandparents post TMI (too much information) about their love life, social life or sex life. -More...

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