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  1. Hollywood icon Rita Moreno honored at Music Centera s a oeSummer SoireeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Pasadena Star-News

    A star-studded celebration on July 7, inaugurated the Music Center's “Summer Soiree” and the conferral of its first Excellence in Performing Arts Award, which was presented to show business icon Rita Moreno, one of only 12 performers to receive all four major American entertainment awards: the Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony. Moreno, whose career spans more than six decades, beginning with her Broadway debut at age 13, was recognized for her pioneering efforts in defining the role of women in the arts.

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  2. Riding the train or bus in LA take these artists to a cool, creative spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Pasadena Star-News

    Baby you can drive my car./ Yes I'm gonna be a star./ Baby you can drive my car./And maybe I love you./Beep beep'm beep beep yeah. Caught a cool retrospective on the '80s in L.A. last week.

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  3. South Gate burglary suspects nabbed in South Pasadena after pursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Pasadena Star-News

    SOUTH PASADENA >> Two men wanted for breaking into a South Gate gas station led police on a winding chase several communities before being caught in South Pasadena Friday morning. South Gate Police Lt.

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  4. South Pasadena officers rescue suicidal woman on bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Pasadena Star-News

    One officer pulled the 51-year-old Los Angeles woman back to safety. Police said the woman recently lost her husband of 30 years.

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  5. Charges filed in South Pasadena crime spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Pasadena Star-News

    A parolee accused of committing a crime spree in South Pasadena denied Friday that he broke into several apartments, groped a 16-year-old high school student and exposed himself to a mother walking her son to school. Michael David Brownlee, 22, of Los Angeles allegedly took knives, electronics and a pair of panties during the five burglaries, according to South Pasadena police.

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  6. Suspect arrested in string of sexual assaults, burglaries in South PasadenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Pasadena Star-News

    SOUTH PASADENA >> Police arrested a Los Angeles man suspect who went on an alleged crime spree Wednesday morning, sexually assaulting two teenage girls and one woman before breaking into five apartments in the south end of South Pasadena, authorities said. The identity of the 22-year-old suspect, who was already on parole for burglary, was withheld as police continued following up on leads Wednesday afternoon, South Pasadena police Capt.

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  7. Jan Sandersa amazing legacy as a Pasadena librarian: Larry WilsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Pasadena Star-News

    As I was walking down the back steps of the Pasadena Public Library on East Walnut Street a few weeks ago, I was followed out the door by a woman and her three young children, all clutching piles of books they had just checked out to take home. “That's the most amazing library I've ever been to,” the mom said to the kids.

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  8. Man arrested in San Marino for attempted carjacking and auto theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Pasadena Star-News

    SAN MARINO >> A Lynwood man was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of attempted carjacking and auto theft in a local neighborhood, authorities said. David Cruz, 18, was taken into custody after he attempted to steal a vehicle and carjack another in the 1900 block of Los Robles Avenue, San Marino Police Sgt.

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  9. Celebrating the lifea s work of Rabbi Marvin Gross: Larry WilsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Pasadena Star-News

    Some years ago at Christmas, Rabbi Marvin Gross, the longtime head of Union Station, did me the honor of asking me to give the invocation before the homeless services organization's annual holiday meal in Pasadena's Central Park. I worked hard to find the right Bible verses.

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  10. Bob Offenhauser, an architect for Huntington Library Gardens, Pasadena homes, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Pasadena Star-News

    The South Pasadena resident would make that dream come true and design several homes, gardens, estates and more, in the Pasadena area and throughout the world for clients. Offenhauser didn't waste much time following his dream when he returned from his service with the U.S. Coast Guard as a teen and headed straight to the University of California's School of Architecture.

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  11. Wanted Taiwanese fugitive dies in fiery West Covina crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Pasadena Star-News

    LOS ANGELES >> A former tycoon who was one of Taiwan's most wanted fugitives was in the middle of a decade-long fight to stay in the United States when he was killed in a West Covina car accident, federal court records show. Wang You-theng of South Pasadena was ordered removed from the U.S. in October 2014 after spending nearly a decade in Southern California.

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  12. Passerby helps Pasadena shooting victimRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Pasadena Star-News

    PASADENA >> A passerby helped a man who had been shot in the chest by taking him to a local hospital Wednesday night, authorities said. The gunshot victim, a 33-year-old Los Angeles man, was admitted to Huntington Hospital in serious condition, according to Pasadena Police Lt.

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  13. Pasadena mayor pursues repeal of 2001 measure supporting 710 extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Pasadena Star-News

    PASADENA >> Hoping to bolster opposition to the 710 Freeway tunnel project, Mayor Terry Tornek is proposing a November ballot measure that would ask voters to repeal a 2001 vote supporting the completion of the freeway through the city. “The measure that voters approved would not allow the City of Pasadena to take affirmative steps opposing the completion of the 710 extension,” said City Attorney Michele Bagneris.

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  14. Bob Hope still hanging on -- for now -- at Burbank AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Pasadena Star-News

    It is going to take a while for the new Hollywood Burbank Airport name to start showing up around Los Angeles, an official said Friday. The roll-out timeline for publicly displaying the new name won't be revealed until May 16, said Lucy M. Burghdorf, spokeswoman for the Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority.

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  15. Parolee convicted of home-invasion robbery, attack on elderly South Pasadena womanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Pasadena Star-News

    SOUTH PASADENA >> A jury convicted a parolee Wednesday of kidnapping and other charges in connection with a home-invasion robbery and attack targeting an elderly South Pasadena woman in 2012, officials said. An Los Angeles County Superior Court Jury in Alhambra deliberated for less than a day before finding Alonzo Bernard Johnson, 53, of Los Angeles guilty of robbery, kidnapping to commit robbery and burglary in connection with the Aug. 6, 2012, crime at the victim's home in the 1000 block of Indiana Avenue , Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office spokeswoman Sarah Ardalani said in a written statement .

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  16. a Bob Hopea stripped from newly renamed Hollywood Burbank AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Pasadena Star-News

    It's been known to fliers as Hollywood-Burbank. Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena. Bob Hope.

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  17. Why San Gabriel Valley cities are closing major streets for one day in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | Pasadena Star-News

    Open Streets events allow people to bicycle, walk, skate or run on major streets closed to vehicular traffic for a good part of the day. Several are happening in the next few weeks and months in Los Angeles County: • 626 Golden Streets: June 26, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. From South Pasadena to Azusa, an 18-mile stretch of closed streets roughly following major thoroughfares along the new Metro Gold Line Foothill train route.

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  18. South Pasadena-raised ballerina Stella Abrera to perform alongside...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Pasadena Star-News

    Prima ballerina and South Pasadena native Stella Abrera will return to Los Angeles in July for four performances with the American Ballet Theatre at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, the Music Center announced this week. Abrera, who became the company's first Filipino-American principal ballerina last year , will kick off the July 7-10 run of shows with a special performance of the “Firebird” with fellow Southern California native Misty Copeland, who also broke barriers as ABT's first black prima ballerina.

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  19. Misty Copeland to return to Los Angeles in July to dance the a FirebirdaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Pasadena Star-News

    San Pedro native Misty Copeland will return to Los Angeles in July for two performances in American Ballet Theatre's production of “The Firebird” at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, the Music Center announced Wednesday. Copeland, who became the company's first black prima ballerina last year , will dance the leading role in choreographer Alexei Ratmansky's version of the Igor Stravinsky classic July 7 and 9 with a principal cast that includes fellow Southern California native Stella Abrera.

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  20. Multi-agency operation arrests three from Pasadena, one from South PasadenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Pasadena Star-News

    Authorities on Tuesday confirmed that four people were arrested last week after officers served search warrants and checked if several people were in compliance with the conditions of their parole or probation. In response to recent gang-related shootings, the police department coordinated Friday's multi-jurisdictional enforcement effort, according to Acting Commander Kelly Evans in a statement.

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