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Finalists Selected for Tournament Of Roses® 2017 Royal Court 

Finalists Selected for Tournament Of Roses® 2017 Royal Court 

    The finalists for the 2017 Tournament of Roses Royal Court were presented Wednesday at the Tournament House. Listed below are the 34 finalists: – Top row,…

Mystery Donors Leave $10,000 in Cash at Pasadena Humane Society

Mystery Donors Leave $10,000 in Cash at Pasadena Humane Society

    “Another mystery donor strikes!” the Pasadena Humane Society (PHS) said Tuesday on social media, reporting that just a week after staff discovered an anonymous $8,000 cash…

Council Authorizes City’s Stance on November Ballot Items 

Council Authorizes City’s Stance on November Ballot Items 

    Formal Policy Supports Plastic Bag Ban, Increased Cigarette Tax – Opposes Lenient Parole for Non-Violent Offenders By Gus Herrera In light of the upcoming Nov. 8…

Education

Department of Education Receives Seal of Biliteracy Honor

Department of Education Receives Seal of Biliteracy Honor

    The California Department of Education (CDE) recently received an award in Washington, D.C.,…

Beatrix Potter Inspires Preschool Workshop at The Huntington

Beatrix Potter Inspires Preschool Workshop at The Huntington

    By May S. Ruiz Who, as a young child growing up, didn’t enjoy…

California Department of Education Releases New Information to Help Students in Foster Care

California Department of Education Releases New Information to Help Students in Foster Care

    The California Department of Education (CDE) recently released new information about the nearly…

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Monthly Highlight: Why Latina Stars Rule Hollywood

Monthly Highlight: Why Latina Stars Rule Hollywood

    By Mary Mcnulty Bucking a Hollywood trend, many of the highest-paid stars are Latinas. They are well known across all entertainment venues and have fans that…

Calendar: Sept. 29 to Oct. 5

Calendar: Sept. 29 to Oct. 5

    EDITOR’S PICK: Oktoberfest at the Santa Anita Race Track (Oct. 1 @ 12 p.m., Santa Anita Race Track, 285 W. Huntington Drive). Break out the lederhosen…

Pasadena Conservatory of Music Hosts North Indian Classical Concert by Shruti Music Academy

Pasadena Conservatory of Music Hosts North Indian Classical Concert by Shruti Music Academy

    Music lovers from diverse backgrounds and fields of life witnessed the North Indian Classical Music concert, presented by the Shruti Music Academy, at the Pasadena Conservatory of music on Saturday,…

LA Film Resources Debuts New Short Film ‘Breathe’

LA Film Resources Debuts New Short Film ‘Breathe’

    This past Friday, LA Film Resources hosted a wine mixer and private premiere screening for their new short film “Breathe,” at the Banner Bank Courtyard in…

Ruth’s Chris Steak House ‘Julio’s Passion’ Crowned Cocktail of the Year

Ruth’s Chris Steak House ‘Julio’s Passion’ Crowned Cocktail of the Year

    Voters at the 2016 Taste of Pasadena at the Rose Bowl voted the “Julio’s Passion” from Ruth’s Chris Steak House the winner of the SIP-tember Cocktail…

Newcomers and Friends Invite Local Residents to October Events

Newcomers and Friends Invite Local Residents to October Events

    Arcadia and Pasadena – are you interested in meeting new people, making new friends, exploring well-known landmarks, and enjoying new activities? Newcomers and Friends of San…

Crime

Pasadena Mother Charged With Assaulting Adult Daughter

Pasadena Mother Charged With Assaulting Adult Daughter

    A Pasadena woman has been charged with assaulting her 25-year-old daughter as the daughter drove her home from a…

House Party Stabbing, Suspect in Custody

House Party Stabbing, Suspect in Custody

    At approximately 3:10 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 24 officers responded to the 3000 block of East California Boulevard, in…

Pasadena Police Blotters: Sept. 14 to 24

Pasadena Police Blotters: Sept. 14 to 24

    Sept. 14 At about 11:23 a.m. Pasadena Police Officers Glockson and Guerrero were on patrol when they observed a suspicious vehicle parked…

Police Blotters: Aug. 19 to Sept. 3

Police Blotters: Aug. 19 to Sept. 3

  Aug. 19 At about 5:30 p.m., Pasadena Police responded to the 100 block of Painter Street (Community Arms) regarding shots…

Business

Treasurer John Chiang Sanctions Wells Fargo Bank for Defrauding California Customers

Treasurer John Chiang Sanctions Wells Fargo Bank for Defrauding California Customers

    Calls for Overhaul of Banking Industry Wells Fargo’s admission that thousands of its bank employees opened over 2 million fraudulent consumer accounts is a legal…

Black Drop Coffee, the best Wholesale Coffee and Espresso in Los Angeles, announces the grand opening of its micro batch roasting facility in the City of San Gabriel

Black Drop Coffee, the best Wholesale Coffee and Espresso in Los Angeles, announces the grand opening of its micro batch roasting facility in the City of San Gabriel

Black Drop Coffee, the best Wholesale Coffee and Espresso in Los Angeles, announces the grand opening of its micro batch roasting facility in the City of San…

Health

ChapCare Pediatrician Honored at 9th Annual Pasadena Health Summit

ChapCare Pediatrician Honored at 9th Annual Pasadena Health Summit

    On Saturday, Sept. 24, Community Health Alliance of Pasadena (ChapCare) Pediatrician Andrette Ward, M.D., was honored at the 9th Annual Pasadena Health Summit. Hosted by…

ChapCare Announces Two New Programs

ChapCare Announces Two New Programs

  Community Health Alliance of Pasadena (ChapCare), a leading primary healthcare provider in the San Gabriel Valley, has announced two new programs: – Certified Medical Assistant (CMA)…

Arts & Culture

Book Review: ‘Mixerman’ – A Brave New World

Book Review: ‘Mixerman’ – A Brave New World

     It’s All About the ‘Hits’ Man! By Terry Miller Do you “like” good music? Arthur Conley did, as his sweet Soul music goes. Pessimists say…

Backbeat Books Bass Guitar History Book Sets the Bar for Excellence

Backbeat Books Bass Guitar History Book Sets the Bar for Excellence

    Third Revised Edition of ‘The Bass Book’ Is Worth Its Weight in Gold By Terry Miller I love it when USPS delivers a new book…

Sports

Westridge Overpowers Mayfield in Four Sets

Westridge Overpowers Mayfield in Four Sets

    By Christian Romo Westridge junior Allison Martinez (#1) started slowly, but by the end of the match she showed why she is one of the…

Arcadia Remains Undefeated After 10-0 Defensive Battle Against PHS

Arcadia Remains Undefeated After 10-0 Defensive Battle Against PHS

    By Christian Romo The Apaches and the Bulldogs proved Friday night that low scoring could mean high excitement. In a game that featured a combined…

Dining

Innis & Gunn Makes Its Mark on the US With a Beer Brewed With Truth Serum

Innis & Gunn Makes Its Mark on the US With a Beer Brewed With Truth Serum

    Company Sends Samples to Leading Presidential Candidates By Terry Miller Sometimes – every once in a while – an email really garners extra attention from…

Pasadena Restaurants Offer Special Menu Items During Fifth Restaurant Week

Pasadena’s restaurant community whips up special menus, meals, and deals during Pasadena Restaurant Week from Sunday, April 24 through Friday, April 29. More than two dozen of…

Environment

Governor Brown Signs Nation’s Toughest Super Pollutant Restrictions Into Law

Governor Brown Signs Nation’s Toughest Super Pollutant Restrictions Into Law

  Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. recently signed SB 1383 by Senator Ricardo Lara (D-Bell Gardens), which establishes the nation’s toughest restrictions on destructive “super pollutants,” including…

Governor Brown Signs Legislation to Support Communities Impacted by Climate Change

Governor Brown Signs Legislation to Support Communities Impacted by Climate Change

    Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. recently signed legislation that directs $900 million in cap-and-trade funds to greenhouse gas reducing programs that benefit disadvantaged communities, support…

Obituaries

In Memoriam: George L. Mallory, M.D.

In Memoriam: George L. Mallory, M.D.

    Oct. 9, 1920 – Aug. 24, 2016 George L. Mallory, M.D., was a prominent educator, psychiatrist, and civil rights activist in Los Angeles for over…

In Memoriam: Mary Therese Armstrong Mackenzie – Founder of Mother’s Club

In Memoriam: Mary Therese Armstrong Mackenzie – Founder of Mother’s Club

    Mary Therese Armstrong Mackenzie died peacefully in Pasadena on June 20, 2016 of natural causes. She was 90 years old. Strength of will and compassion…