Christina Yu Yu, PhD, an expert in Chinese art and culture, began her new role as director of USC Pacific Asia Museum (USC PAM). Among her priorities for the museum will be recruiting a new curator to help with selection of exhibitions and to direct collecting practices.
The Ice House on September 11 will present Last Comic Standing finalist Lachlan Patterson for one show only.
The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County dropped today for the 50th consecutive day, decreasing seven-tenths of a cent to $3.844, its lowest amount since Feb. 21....Read More
Chen Long eased his way into the second round of the badminton world championship on Tuesday with a routine victory over Austrian rank outsider Luka Wraber in Copenhagen....Read More
The San Marino Community Church Sunday evening hosted an elegant summer night of dinner and entertainment with guests, friends and church members at its Dining Under the Stars: Courtyard Concert Series. The music featured the talents of Symbiosis, a conductorless ensemble based in the Greater Los Angeles area....Read More
Labor Day weekend is coming up. For many Americans, that means an extra day off, backyard and beach barbecues, visiting friends and family, and the unofficial end of the summer season. Unfortunately, it also means a sharp increase in drunk-driving-related fatalities. Now through Labor Day, September 1, Pasadena Police Department will be aggressively targeting drunk and drugged drivers as part of a nationwide effort to end impaired driving and save lives. The Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign will pair increased public awareness with high-visibility enforcement, resulting in fewer drunk drivers on Pasadena streets....Read More
A man was shot and critically injured in Pasadena last night.
A former South Pasadena High School track coach will be back in court next month in connection with charges that he groped a female student.
A beefed-up police presence was on display at South Pasadena schools when students began the school year today — a response to what authorities say was a plot by two teenage boys to carry out a massacre at the city’s high school.
The Ice House will present two nights of gut-busting laughter, when Frank Nicotero and Frances Dilorinzo co-headline on August 15 and 16.