2 ArtCenter Students’ Designs Lauded by Jaguar

Hyun Jun (Richard) Yoh, a student at ArtCenter College of Design, explains a model of his ‘F-SPACE’ project for Jaguar. The luxury car company Jaguar chose the design work of ArtCenter College of Design students Hyun Jun (Richard) Yoh, 22, of Singapore and Eirik Stensrud, 23, of Norway, as representative of the spirit of a Design Challenge launched by the company this past summer. 9:51 am Read More

17th Annual Wiggle Waggle Walk Planned in Pasadena

Photo by Arcega Photography The 17th Annual Wiggle Waggle Walk is just around the corner and the Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA is inviting animal lovers and their canine friends to its community fundraiser for animals at Brookside Park adjacent to the Rose Bowl on Sunday, Sept. 27 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. 4:05 pm Read More

‘Real Women Have Curves’ Now at the Pasadena Playhouse

Cristina Frias, Blanca Arceli, Diana DeLaCruz. Front (L-R): Santana Dempsey and Ingrid Oliu A group of full-figured women are racing against the clock to keep their business, a small sewing factory in East Los Angeles, afloat. At least that’s what audiences will see when they go to the Pasadena Playhouse to watch the comedic play “Real Women Have Curves.” 3:03 pm Read More

Causes of Tree Fall in Pasadena Released in Report

A tree that fell in Brookside Park near the Kidspace Children's Museum in Pasadena, critically injuring two children, lacked anchoring roots and had a slight lean that contributed to the fall, although recent rains following a long drought were likely a contributing factor, according to an arborist's report released Thursday, Aug. 14. 12:05 pm Read More

Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA to Take Part in NBC’s ‘Clear the Shelters’ This Saturday

This 11-month-old female Pit Bull Terrier mix is getting ready for Clear the Shelters as a Pets 90210 volunteer bathes her. Photo by Jamie Holeman The Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA, along with nearly 50 animal shelters across Southern California, is participating in “Clear the Shelters,” a day-long adoption event spearheaded by NBC4 Southern California and Telemundo 52 Los Angeles. On Saturday, Aug. 15, the adoption fee for all dogs and cats will be reduced to $20 and the shelter will hold extended adoption hours from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. 12:34 pm Read More

Plein Air Exhibition, Sale to Feature Local Artists’ Arroyo Seco Art

California Art Club President Peter Adams works on his painting at La Casita del Arroyo in Pasadena. Photos by Stacy Lee More than a dozen plein air artists spent last week documenting the natural beauty of the Arroyo Seco and its surroundings. Their works will be on display and for sale at the Plein Air Paintings of the Arroyo Seco Art Exhibition and Sale on Sunday, Aug. 2 from 11 a.m.–4 p.m. at the La Casita del Arroyo, 177 S. Arroyo Ave., in Pasadena. 9:06 am Read More

Spending the Summer with Shakespeare

IMG_3643web Nine-year-old SanMarino resident Olivia is in the middle of spending five weeks getting to know Shakespeare. She is taking part in A Noise Within’s Summer with Shakespeare along with 105 other kids between six and 18 years old. 9:16 am Read More

Four Injured in 210 Freeway Collision

Four people were hurt today in a crash involving a big rig, a truck and a car that shut down the westbound lanes of the Foothill (210) Freeway in Pasadena, authorities said. 4:57 pm Read More