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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...
The Madison Neighborhood Community, in partnership with Avalon Funeral Home and the Armory Center for the Arts, invites you to celebrate the holidays together as a community at this year's Madison Neighborhood/Avalon neighborhood posada.
Enjoy the music,...
The La Pintoresca Library and the Teen Education Center join forces in celebrating the 13th Annual Holiday Tree Lighting.
The community is invited to enjoy a free holiday concert under the stars, take part in a magical storytelling, make crafts, and enjo...
On the third Friday of every month, the Pasadena Senior Center holds a health fair for the community.
Glucose screenings (with two-hour fasting required), blood pressure and hearing screenings are among the services offered.
For more information call (6...
Seniors are invited to enjoy great movies this month at Friday Movie Matinees at The Pasadena Senior Center.
Screenings will include:
"Barefoot in the Park" (1967) starring Robert Redford and Jane Fonda (December 13)
"White Christmas" (1954) starring...
Each year, thousands of homeless men and women die on the streets of our nation due to illness, exposure or violence, many from our very own community of Pasadena. These individuals die without the dignity and respect they deserve.
Please join All Saints...
The public was invited to join Pasadena Mayor Bill Bogaard and the Pasadena/Foothills Chapter of the United Nations Association (UNA) to celebrate the 65th anniversary of the U.N. Declaration of Human Rights during International Human Rights Day from 6:30...
The Colorado Street Bridge – iconic landmark, connecting thoroughfare, engineering marvel, artistic inspiration, preservation model, and film star – is the focus of a new exhibition at Pasadena Museum of History in commemoration of the grand structure...