Monthly Archives: August 2016


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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 29, 2016 #049-16 LABOR DAY 2016 CLOSURES, REMINDERS PASADENA, Calif.—Pasadena residents and businesses are reminded that City Hall and many City services will be closed on Monday, September 5, 2016 in observance of Labor Day. The City Council’s next regularly scheduled meeting will be Monday, Sept. […]

LABOR DAY 2016 CLOSURES, REMINDERS


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POPULAR E-WASTE RECYCLING, DOCUMENT SHREDDING EVENT SEPT. 3, 2016 PASADENA, Calif.—It’s time again for residents and businesses to safely dispose of electronic waste and have personal or business documents shredded at the City’s popular e-waste event, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, Sep. 3, 2016, in Parking Lot I of […]

E-WASTE RECYCLING, DOCUMENT SHREDDING EVENT SEPT. 3, 2016


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TRAGIC, DEADLY EARTHQUAKE IN ITALY REMINDS US ALL TO BE PREPARED NOW FOR ALL EMERGENCIES PASADENA, Calif.—The recent earthquake in Italy (and the flooding in Louisiana) serve as important reminders for everybody to be prepared now for local disasters and emergencies at home, at work and in your cars.  It […]

EARTHQUAKE IN ITALY REMINDS US ALL TO BE PREPARED NOW ...



FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 23, 2016 #047-16 VILLA-PARKE COMMUNITY CENTER IS WHERE YOU FIND BOXING SUCCESS Special, Free Boxing Exhibition, 7-10:30 p.m., Friday, August 26 at Historic Pasadena City Hall PASADENA, Calif.—The Villa-Parke Community Center, 363 East Villa Street, is a two-story, 41,475-square-foot building in Northwest Pasadena divided up into […]

BOXING SUCCESS AT VILLA-PARKE; SPECIAL EXHIBITION AUG. 26, 2016 AT ...


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 17, 2016 #046-16 “TELLMENOVELA” SERIES AIRS AUGUST 19; SEPT. 2 & 3, 2016 PASADENA, Calif.—The public is invited to attend one, two or all three screenings of “TellMeNovela” by Betty Marin, a bilingual and participatory outdoor screening series of popular Latin American soap operas. The first […]

TELLMENOVELA FILM AIRS AUG. 19, SEPT. 2 & 3, 2016


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TAKE PRECAUTIONS AGAINST HOT TEMPS AUGUST 13-26, 2016 PASADENA, Calif.–It’s going to get HOT out there Pasadena!  Weather officials predict triple-digit heat for parts of Southern California.  The City wishes to remind everyone to take precautions against the heat and stay connected to the City for any alerts and updates. […]

HEAT ADVISORY FOR AUGUST 13-16, 2016



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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 12, 2016 #045-16 CALTRANS PLANS TWO 34-HOUR CLOSURES OF EAST I-210 IN AUGUST PASADENA, Calif.—All lanes of the eastbound I-210 between Mountain Street and Lake Avenue in Pasadena will be closed twice in August, for 34 hours each time, by Caltrans for pavement rehabilitation work.  The […]

CALTRANS CLOSES EASTBOUND I-210 TWICE IN AUGUST #ROSEJAM


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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 10, 2016 #044-16 NOMINATE LATINO HERITAGE PARADE COMMUNITY GRAND MARSHAL BY AUG. 24 PASADENA, Calif.—Know someone who would be a great Community Grand Marshal for this year’s Latino Heritage Parade?  Nominate them by 6 p.m., Aug. 24, 2016.  Send your nominations by email to Mary Urtecho-Garcia mugarcia@cityofpasadena.net. […]

NOMINATIONS DUE AUG. 24, 2016 FOR LATINO HERITAGE PARADE COMMUNITY ...


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“ROTO PASADENA” PREMIERES AUG. 13, 2016 IN CIVIC CENTER DISTRICT PASADENA, Calif.—Pasadena’s Civic Center District will be transformed into a magical world of giant roto-scoped animated images projected up to 20 feet tall outside City Hall, the Police Department and Central Library during the free “Roto Pasadena” public art event, […]

ROTO PASADENA PREMIERES AUG. 13 2016 IN PASADENA CIVIC CENTER ...



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PASADENA, Calif.—The public’s help is needed to send at least 300 children to school with new backpacks and classroom supplies as part of the City’s 28th Annual Michael Bryant Free Haircut and Back-to-School Event FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 2, 2016 #042-16 PASADENA, Calif.—The public’s help is needed to send at […]

PUBLIC’S HELP NEEDED TO SEND 300 CHILDREN TO SCHOOL WITH ...