Month: January, 2020

Citrus Virus Found Near Pasadena
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Citrus Virus Found Near Pasadena

A deadly citrus tree disease, Huanglongbing (HLB), has been found in Los Angeles County and Pasadena is in the HLB quarantine area. An HLB quarantine area is established when HLB is detected to help prevent the spread of HLB to unaffected areas. Because HLB has been confirmed nearby, it is critical that residents do not move citrus fruit and plant…

Pasadena Candidates Face Off at Maranatha High School
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Pasadena Candidates Face Off at Maranatha High School

By Terry Miller Approximately 300 people attended a Thursday forum, hosted by the West Pasadena Residents’ Association, with the hope they’d lean more of the candidates’ views and vision for Pasadena in 2020. Councilman Victor Gordo, Jason Hardin, and Republican newcomer Major Williams are all vying for Mayor Terry Tornek’s seat on the dais. Steve…

Pasadena Heritage Offers Docent Training
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Pasadena Heritage Offers Docent Training

By Alex Cordero Looking for an opportunity to learn more about the early history in Pasadena? Perhaps the upcoming docent training Pasadena Heritage is offering to local residents may be the answer to get you started. On Jan. 25 at the Madison House, on 651 S. St John Ave., Pasadena Heritage will have a free…

Where to Celebrate Lunar New Year
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Where to Celebrate Lunar New Year

By Susan Motander It is the year of the rat in the Chinese zodiac and it starts on Saturday, Jan. 25. Legend has it that the Jade Emperor said the order of the zodiac would be determined by which of the animals arrived at his party first or who won a race he arranged (the myths…

Chew on the Cheeseburger Challenge this January
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Chew on the Cheeseburger Challenge this January

By Brianna Chu Pasadenans, rejoice! You can end your January with a week of cheeseburger goodness from the 26th to the 31st, as many restaurants in and around Pasadena are celebrating the week with special menu items and/or deals for patrons. For those unfamiliar with Pasadena’s cheeseburger claim to fame, there’s a plaque at the…

Jan. 24–30
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Jan. 24–30

Golden State Tattoo Expo at Pasadena Convention Center with doors opening at 4 p.m. (300 E. Green St., Pasadena, CA 91101). Presented by Inked Mag, the expo will feature an art exhibits, burlesque performances, a magician and much more. Tickets are $60 for the whole weekend or $30 for an individual day. For more information,…

Candidates Attend Greater Pasadena Affordable Housing Group Forum
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Candidates Attend Greater Pasadena Affordable Housing Group Forum

By Alex Cordero  Affordable housing continues to be a hot topic among Pasadena residents despite their incredible efforts to pass policies to increase inclusionary housing in new developments and decreasing the homeless count rate by 20% in 2019. Judging by the number of local residents filling up a couple of big rooms during the Greater…

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