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  • Altadena NAACP ACT-SO Strikes Gold and Brings Home Three National Medals

    From Left to right: Jamael Dean, Chelsea Johnson, Dominique Wright, Lilian Paris, Gabriella Bridgmon, Erin Reeves and Alana Jackson. (Not shown:  Omar Wiseman.) On July 20, 2014, the Altadena Branch of the NAACP ACT-SO (Aca...
  • A Warrior Woman

    By Barbara Perkins, Sisters At The Well, Inc. Founder and President Brenda Marsh-Mitchell's one woman's journey to repair the bridge of love and empowerment for black women, their families and community, will never be forgotten. She was the epitome of a ...
  • Sports Watching and Wondering

    THE EYE OF THE HURRICANE! Things usually appear to be calm at the center of a hurricane. However, you know that all around you events are going to happen. You just hope with all your heart that they will not be too bad. Many sports fans are trapped in th...
  • Two Words That Changed My Life

    This week is a hallmark in the lives of the Gracious Mistress of the Parsonage and me. Forty-three years ago this week, we began a journey that has just become better with each year. That is the benefit of marrying up. Getting married was not something I...
  • You Brought Nothing Into This World . . .

    It is certain, you shall not carry anything out of this world, except maybe your reputation. Did you hear the story about Alfred Nobel? When Nobel's brother died, a newspaper ran a long obituary of Alfred Nobel, believing that it was he who had passed awa...
  • Wells Fargo Grand Opening Saturday, August 16

    Celebrates Community with Stagecoach Photo Fun, Education Grants, Live Entertainment, Child-Safety Fingerprinting, Games, Gifts, and Complimentary Comfort Food Truck Catering Wells Fargo community bank celebrates its newest Southern California location i...
  • Five Tips for Mom’s Back-to-School Sanity

    By Jennifer KeittAuthor of Shake Up Your Life: 30 Steps To Powerful Brilliant Living 1. Heal self-defeating thoughts: "I stunk at math and my kids will stink too!" This was my greatest self-sabotaging thought as a Mom, and I had to heal! As Moms we allow...
  • The First 72 – Don’t Kill Your Fundraising

    Asking for a donation to your nonprofit is one component of fundraising. How that gift is processed once it is received is another. Both are important. Your actions can strengthen a donor relationship, or contribute to its demise. "The First 48" is a TV c...
  • AFSCME Local 858 Labor Picket

    Monday, August 11, 2014   In 2006, AFSCME Local 858 (City of Pasadena employees) negotiated a four-year labor contract (July 1, 2006 – June 30, 2010) that included pay raises each year, the last of which was a 4 percent increase set for July 20...
  • Congresswoman Waters Calls for Thorough Investigation into California Highway Patrol Beating

    Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43) released the following statement today in light of a video showing a California Highway Patrol officer repeatedly punching a woman in the face on the 10 Freeway: "In the wake of the recent video showing an African-Amer...
  • Mayor to Unveil First Meter of Real Change Movement’s Donation Meter Program

    The public is invited to join Mayor Bill Bogaard, Flintridge Center officials and community leaders for the unveiling of a new "donation meter" program, the Real Change Movement, at Fuller Theological Seminary, 180 North Oakland Avenue, Pasadena, beginnin...
  • NAACP Recognizes 49th Anniversary of Voting Rights Act of 1965

    The NAACP has released the following statement on the 49th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act of 1965. From Cornell William Brooks, President & CEO, NAACP: "Today, we recognize the 49th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act of 1965 and salute the b...
  • AKA Supports Assemblymember Chris Holden Block Party

    Pasadena Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha members support Assemblymember Chris Holden's Block Party.     On Saturday, July 26, 2014, the women of the Pasadena Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. (AKA) support...
  • Stress Management for MIT Students

    MIT: Department of Athletics, Physical Education, and Recreation What Are The Short-Term Effects Of Stress On My Body? When you are feeling stressed, whether the stress is caused by a p-set, a fight with a friend, or a lion chasing you across the plai...
  • Mosquito Control Update for Pasadena August 2014

    Pasadena, CA — Currently, there are no locally acquired cases of viruses, including West Nile, Chikungunya and Dengue fever, transmitted from mosquitoes to humans in Pasadena. To protect against these diseases, it is important that Pasadena residents he...
  • Public Meeting on Future of Bicycling in Pasadena

    Pasadena, CA — Do you enjoy riding your bike in Pasadena? What improvements would you like to see to the City's bikeways? The public is invited to participate in an Open House community meeting August 18, 2014 sponsored by the Pasadena Department of Tr...
  • Calling All Pasadena-Area Teen Musicians!

    Pasadena Educational Foundation Now Accepting Song Submissions for ROCK 4 PEF Battle of the Bands Pasadena, CA - The Pasadena Educational Foundation (PEF) is now accepting submissions from Pasadena-area teen bands for the ROCK 4 PEF Battle of the Bands. ...
  • Employer Forum - Save the Date!

    Join Women At Work and meet potential employers: WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2014 From 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. At La Pintoresca Branch Library, 1355 North Raymond Avenue, Pasadena CA 91103 Meet representatives from these local businesses and more: Elec...
  • Local Docs Recommend ABCs of Back-To-School Health

    Avoid Potential Health Hazards Before Hitting the Books (August 12, 2014) -- Local families are scrambling to check off their back-to-school lists, buying supplies, clothes and more. But doctors say it's important to add one more item to that list -- a c...
  • Pasadena Unified Teachers and Staff Prepare for Start of School

    All-Staff Welcome Back to School Event is Thursday, August 14 Pasadena, CA – Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) Interim Superintendent Dr. Brian McDonald will deliver his first address to teachers, principals and staff at the annual All-Staff Back...

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