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  • Statement by Dr. Rosie Milligan on Donald Sterling Comments

    Donald Sterling has a right to feel however he feels about black and an apology is not worth a penny.  Let me tell you why. Black leaders/politicians, etc., should spend their energy on issues that can reverse the dismal economic plight for blacks a...
  • National NAACP Statement on Sterling Remarks

    The National NAACP released the following statement in response to the remarks attributed to Clippers owner Donald Sterling: From Lorraine C. Miller, NAACP Interim President and CEO: "Let me make it clear, the NAACP will not be honoring Mr. Sterling at ...
  • Reverend Al Sharpton Applauds NBA Commissioner

    NAM President Applauds Adam Silver for Announcing Donald Sterling's Lifetime Ban from NBA and Financial Penalty "The lifetime banning of Donald Sterling is a bold and appropriate action in this matter. "This is a huge victory for those of us that stood ...
  • California Federation of Teachers Votes to Boycott Staples over “Dirty Deal” with U.S. Post Office that Privatizes Work of Local Post Offices

    Teachers Union Encourages Educators to Purchase School Supplies From Stores Other Than Staples Sacramento, CA – The Executive Council of the California Federation of Teachers (CFT), representing 120,000 educational employees from Head Start through uni...
  • DUI Saturation Enforcement Program

    Pasadena, CA - Officers from the Pasadena Police Department's DUI Enforcement Team will be deploying to stop and arrest alcohol and drug-impaired drivers in the Department's ongoing traffic safety campaign. DUI Saturation Patrols will deploy on Monday, Ma...
  • Secretary Hagel Addresses Unauthorized Hairstyles, Responds to Letter Sent by CBC Women

    Washington, D.C.— Today, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel released a letter in response to the women of the Congressional Black Caucus who brought to his attention the discriminatory regulations regarding the Uniform Code and hair styles, particularly as i...
  • RR/CC Begins Mailing More Than 4.8 Million Sample Ballot Booklets

    . . .  for the June 3, 2014 Statewide Direct Primary Election The Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk (RR/CC) began mailing more than 4.8 million sample ballot booklets to voters today for the June 3, 2014 Statewide Direct Primary Ele...
  • Science Olympiad, High School Musicals, San Rafael 7-11 Surplus Property Meeting Among Events . , ,

    . . . Happening in Pasadena Unified School District Pasadena, CA –A Science Olympiad, high school musicals, and a meeting to discuss the future uses of the San Rafael campus are some events of note taking place in the Pasadena Unified School District (...
  • California Assembly Approves Three Holden Bills

    AB 1557 – AB 1912 – AJR 33 Sacramento, CA – The California Assembly today gave overwhelming, bi-partisan approval to three bills authored by Assemblymember Chris Holden (D-Pasadena). The three include legislation to give veterans a stronger voice i...
  • Professor Devin Robinson Calls L.A. Clippers Owner Donal Sterling's Comments "Behavior Blacks Should Always Prepare For"

    Atlanta, GA (BlackNews.com) -- L.A. Clippers owner Donald Sterling has come under harsh criticism for racist remarks he made on what he thought was a private conversation between him and his mixed race girlfriend. Sterling, in summary, said that his girlf...
  • California Assembly Approves Holden’s Bill to Recognize President Obama in High School Textbooks

    Sacramento, CA – The California Assembly has given overwhelming, bi-partisan approval to Assemblymember Chris Holden's bill to encourage California schools to teach the story of President Barack Obama's groundbreaking presidency. AB 1912 asks the State...
  • Making Strides for Preschool

    New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio ran on a campaign to fund full-day public preschool for all New York City children through a modest increased income tax on residents making more than $500,000 a year. Although Mayor de Blasio's tax proposal was not appr...
  • Omega Psi Phi Gets Award: Plans “At-Risk” Youth Leadership Conference

    (L-R): Eugene Quishenberry, Dr. George D. Taylor, Larry Hammond, Harold Reese, Montarce Martin, and Chapter Basileus Johnie Drawn. Basileus Johnie Drawn, Zeta Tau Chapter, Omega Psi Phi Fraternity received an award from State As...
  • Top Ladies of Distinction, Inc Status of Women Recognition Luncheon

    The Altadena Chapter of Top Ladies of Distinction (TLOD) will hold their annual Status of Women Recognition Luncheon on Sunday, April 27, 2014, at 1:00 p.m., at Brookside Country Club on Rosemont Ave. in Pasadena. Four women musicians from the community ...
  • A Free Keeping Your Child Out of Prison Seminar

    Young Black Males Entering The Criminal Justice System Is At A State Of Emergency! Clara Hunter King, Esq., an Atlanta-based attorney, has joined forces with two female criminal defense attorneys who says, " The number of African-American youth entering ...
  • Be Prepared for Emergencies

    Local Emergency Preparedness and Response Systems The recent tornadoes in Oklahoma serve as an important reminder to all of us to be prepared for emergencies. In addition, if you are considering offering help to those in need due to the tornadoes, go to ...
  • Sports Watching and Wondering

    BLAKE . . . BLAKE . . . BLAKE . . . BLAKE . . . The Warriors came to Los Angeles from Northern California. If you have not been up there recently, you cannot imagine how popular they are. That team just happens to have Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson, th...
  • The State of Black Pasadena - 2014

    In this "Yes we Can" world, Black Pasadena looks great by one look at the cover and the positions of power held by Blacks in the city. In addition to the easily recognized department heads, there are those who are second and third in command in various im...
  • Portantino and Gundry Open Up to Muir’s MPYD Students

    Former Assemblymember Anthony Portantino and Pasadena Schools Superintendent Jon Gundry visited John Muir High School recently to exchange ideas with 30 members of Mentoring & Partnership for Youth Development (MPYD), a non-profit character developmen...
  • Four New & Novel Approaches to Guerilla Marketing

    Entrepreneur Emphasizes the Art of Advertising With the continuing evolution of media consumption, it has become increasingly challenging for an advertiser to both capture and hold an audience's attention, says advertising entrepreneur Patrick Walsh. "A...

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