Assemblymember Holden’s Bill to Eliminate 710 Tunnel Signed Into Law 10/17/19 With a signature on Assembly Bill 29 authored by Assemblymember Chris Holden (D-Pasadena), Governor Gavin Newsom hammers the final nail in the coffi n for the 710 tunnel.
The 2020 Royal Court 10/3/19 Seven of the 25 finalists were named to the 2020 Royal Court. Applicants were from 45 Pasadena area schools and participated in the month-long selection process. ReadMore
Time To Sleep To Excel as Portantino’s School Late Start Bill Passes SB 328 is now on the Governor’s Desk The State Legislature passed SB 328 authored by State Senator Anthony J. Portantino (D – La Cañada Flintridge). If signed by Governor Newsom, California would become the fi rst state in the country to mandate that high schools and middle schools start later in the morning. The bill is based on over three decades worth of research on teen health, sleep patterns and brain chemistry that occurs when school start times are aligned with the biology of teens... Read More
Are You Ready for California’s 2020 Primary Election? By Patrice Marshall McKenzie On Election Day, many people have a routine. We get up, grab our sample ballot and head out to our neighborhood polling place to cast our votes or drop off that vote by mail that we had every intention of mailing. Some of us may even have “Election Day Friends” that we see and chat with at our local polling place. In March 2020, that practice is going to change... READ MORE