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  • Brown, Mendez and the Education Obligation

    As young people return to school across the nation, it's worthwhile to remember that, for children of color, education is not only the best opportunity for personal growth and career readiness – education is also an obligation we have to those who came ...
  • Peace March or Pep Rally?

    Two young women took it upon themselves to share with the community of Pasadena and community neighbors their concerns about the recent wave of police brutality, death and criminalization of Black Men. The sparsely crowd of 75-100 people of all colors an...
  • Grocery Workers, Food4Less Agree on Tentative Contract

    Tense Standoff Results in Deal that Protects Wages, Health Care, and Full-Time Jobs Following a tense standoff and public boycott campaign that brought workers to the brink of a strike, the union representing grocery workers and the corporate owners of F...
  • Not a Moment, But a Movement

    College students, Ifetayo (Ife) Sangode-Olaitan, along with Clarke McRae, organized the "Every Life Matters Peace and Solidarity Rally" at Central Park and City Hall on Thursday, August 28, 2014. I was privileged, honored and moved by this event which was...
  • Credit Is More Important Than Having Cash!

    When it comes to: Getting a job, leasing/buying/renting a car, buying a house, renting an apartment, credit is more important than having cash. We are living in a FICO system and credit really matters. You can have money in the bank, credits cards in your...
  • Health Expo Offers Free Screenings and Workshops to Dismiss Myths about Health Aging

    Monrovia, CA – SET for LIFE, in partnership with City of Hope, City of Duarte, City of Monrovia and Second Baptist Church, is hosting its Tenth Annual Healthy Living for LIFE Expo 50+, Saturday, September 13 at the Fannie Ms. Goodwin Education Center on...
  • Celerity Exa Charter School Closed By Pasadena Fire Marshal For Dangerous And Unsafe Conditions

    Pasadena, CA - The Celerity Exa Charter School was served with a notice Tuesday, August 26, 2014 to immediately vacate the premises at 1530 Elizabeth Street (William Carey International University Campus) due to substandard building conditions and life sa...
  • Senate Okays Holden Truancy Bill

    AB 1672 – Truancy Prevention: School Attendance Review Boards Sacramento, CA – The State Senate has approved Assemblymember Chris Holden's legislation to collect more complete records on absences and intervention strategies to help identify the effec...
  • Inglewood is Officially Open for Business

    Inglewood's Mayor and Business Leaders Celebrate Grand Re-Opening of Chamber of Commerce Inglewood, CA – Inglewood's Mayor James Butts, members of the City Council, and business leaders celebrated the grand reopening of the Inglewood/Airport Area Chamb...
  • New Metro Rates Coming

    On September 15, 2014, Metro is changing its bus and rail fares. The change was approved by the Metro Board of Directors on May 22, 2014. Under the new fare structure, a 1-Way Trip purchased using a TAP card will include transfers to other Metro lines fo...
  • NOMINATION OF SENIOR AGENCY REPRESENTATIVE TO THE CITY OF PASADENA SENIOR COMMISSION

    The City of Pasadena Senior Commission is seeking nominations to fill one (1) vacancy available for appointment of a representative of Pasadena senior service agencies. An eligible nominee is a person who represents a service agency providing services in ...
  • White House Africa Summit - Digital Security Conference

    Ronald Reagan Building & International Trade Center (RRBITC) held the "First Africa Digital Security Conference" hosted by The Women Ambassador Foundation on Thursday, August 7, 2014 during the historic White House Africa Leadership Summit in Washi...
  • How to Avoid Fraudulent Jobs

    Job hunting is tough enough, but there are people and organizations that want to take advantage of you during your career efforts. Your personal information, intellectual property, money, and more can be at risk during all aspects of your job hunt. The o...
  • Congresswoman Waters' Statement on Cal/OSHA's Decision to Cite Menzies Aviation for Safety Violations

    Los Angeles, CA – Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43) released the following statement today regarding the California Department of Industrial Relations' Division of Occupation Safety and Health's (Cal/OSHA) announcement to fine Menzies Aviation $77,250...
  • POLICE EXPO AND FAMILY SECURITY SHOW

    Attend the Police Expo and Family Security Show on Saturday, September 13, 2014 from 10:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. at the Hansen Dam Aquatic Center, 11798 Foothill Blvd., Lakeview Terrace, California. Treat your family to safety information and find out about j...
  • LABOR DAY 2014 CLOSURES, REMINDERS FOR PASADENA

    PASADENA, Calif.—Pasadena residents and businesses are reminded that City Hall and many City services will be closed on Monday, September 1, 2014 in observance of Labor Day. The City Council's next regularly scheduled meeting will be Monday, Sept. 8. ...
  • Union Station Homeless Services Receives Service Enterprise Certification

    PASADENA – Union Station Homeless Services is pleased to announce that it has been certified by CaliforniaVolunteers as a Service Enterprise. A Service Enterprise is defined as an organization that has shown a strong commitment to leveraging volunteers ...
  • DECKER HOUSE PROPOSALS DUE OCT. 6, 2014; PRE-BID MEETING AUG 28

    PASADENA, Calif.—Persons and businesses interested in submitting bids to move and restore the historic "Decker House" have until 1 p.m., Monday, Oct. 6, 2014 to submit proposals. A mandatory pre-bid conference is planned Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014. The pr...
  • The Affordable Care Act supports patient-centered medical homes in health centers

    Obama administration awards over $35 million to support facility improvements in 147 health centers nationwide to deliver better coordinated care Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell today announced $35.7 million in Affordable Care Act f...
  • BOXER URGES CALIFORNIA UNIVERSITIES TO CREATE SEXUAL ASSAULT VICTIM'S ADVOCATE ON EVERY CAMPUS

    Senator Asks Public and Private Colleges in California to Voluntarily Implement Provisions of Her "SOS Campus Act" Washington, D.C. - U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA) today sent a letter to University of California President Janet Napolitano, California...

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