The public is invited to join Mayor Bill Bogaard, Councilmember Steve Madison, Fire Chief Calvin E. Wells and other Pasadena officials on Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, to celebrate the rededication of Fire Station 39 following its $2.9 million seismic retrofit...
We have lost a great man. But, as a result of his life, we've found a better future.
Nelson Mandela, who died on Thursday at age 95, was not just a towering figure in the political arena, but also a symbol of hope throughout the entire world.
As the Wor...
Following a lengthy and dangerous surgery, the doctor took aside the patient's fretting and talkative wife to instruct her as to his care. "Your husband must have peace and quiet," he told her as he handed her a bottle of pills. "Here are some sleeping ta...
Whether it's your own estate plan or someone else's, sooner or later everyone is affected by estate planning. The effect may be positive, such as a windfall received from a wealthy relative, or negative, such as having your reputation tarnished because yo...
. . . Avoid the 100 Los Angeles County DUI Task Force Cracking Down on Drunk Drivers
This holiday season, Police, Sheriff and CHP will be out in force cracking down on drunk drivers throughout the region with aggressive Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over enf...
On Saturday, December 7, photographers, make-up artists, hair stylists and volunteers gave homeless men, women and children a special gift. To celebrate the Fifth Annual Help-Portrait, volunteers offered makeovers and photo portraits to the residents of P...
Relatives and Friends Asked to Assist Young Adults with Enrolling in Health Care Coverage Through Covered California
Californians may find something special under the tree this holiday season: the gift of health.
The "Give the Gift of Health" campaign l...
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"It is hard to eulogize any man -- to capture in words not just the facts and the dates that make a life, but the essential truth of a person -- their private joys and sorrows; the quiet moments and u...
As we mourn the loss of one of the 20th century's most transformational leaders, the Pasadena Journal takes this opportunity to honor the life of Nelson Mandela.
Remembering Nelson Mandela
Statements on the Passing of Nelson Mandela
Today, as we mourn the loss of of one of history's most transformational leaders, let us also pay tribute to his life and legacy. Let us dedicate ourselves to remembering his lessons and continue his efforts to spread Democracy, freedom and equality acros...
"I am honored to have encountered Nelson Mandela on several occasions. He changed human history and taught activists around the world that in order to legitimately further what is noble, you must actually be a noble person.
"Nelson Mandela personified so...
The NAACP released the following statements following the death of Nelson Mandela:
Roslyn Brock, Chairman of the NAACP Board of Directors: "The Honorable Nelson Mandela embodied the hopes, dreams, aspirations and values of all who seek justice against tr...
Attorney General Kamala D. Harris today issued the following statement on the passing of Nelson Mandela:
"The world has lost a great leader with the passing of Nelson Mandela. He commanded an unwavering fight to end apartheid in South Africa, and his res...
U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA), a senior member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, issued the following statement today on the passing of former South African President Nelson Mandela:
"The world has lost a true hero for freedom and we should ...
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Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) released the following statement following the death of former South African President Nelson Mandela:
"Few can be described as changing the course of history – Nelson Mandela is one of them.
"Tonight, we have lost a leade...
As part of our ongoing commitment to diversity, KCETLink and Union Bank are seeking nominations for women for the Local Heroes Awards during Women's History Month. If you know someone in KCET's 11 county broadcast area who is providing great leadership an...
Miami, FL – Today, the Florida State Conference of NAACP Branches and its Miami-Dade County Branch asked Attorney General Eric Holder to direct the Justice Department to act promptly to review the systemic pattern and practice of intimidation by officer...
Create new uses for recycled items in your own garden!
Join master gardener Yvonne Savio and pick up recycling tips for your own garden.
Then enjoy the video of Huell Howser's visit to Yvonne's garden. Presented as part of the Pasadena Grows: Comm...
Pasadena Public Library will host the last of two Random Acts of Music performances by the Pasadena Symphony and POPS.
Random Acts of Music (RAM) is a series of short performances featuring musicians from the Pasadena Symphony.
These free events encoura...