Nighttime Lane Closures on Rosemead Boulevard March - May 2014 Announced

NIGHTTIME LANE CLOSURES ON ROSEMEAD BOULEVARD MARCH - MAY 2014   WHAT Crews will be working on the underpass of the I-210 Freeway bridge over Rosemead Boulevard between Colorado Boulevard and Foothill Boulevard, as part of the 11.5-mile Metro Gold Line Foothill Extension Light Rail Project. During this work, Rosemead Boulevard will have lane closures at night and early morning for approximately two (2) months. WHEN Work is scheduled to take place as follows, (construction schedules are subject to change):   March 17, 2014 – May 4, 2014,... continue reading »"Nighttime Lane Closures on Rosemead Boulevard March - May 2014 Announced"

One City, One Story 2014 Programs, Events

PASADENA, Calif. — This year’s One City, One Story choice is Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan, and it is quite a tale. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 8, 2014, PPL#03-23-14 CELEBRATE ONE CITY, ONE STORY Mr. Penumbra's Bookstore, by Robin Sloan PASADENA, Calif. — This year’s One City, One Story choice is Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan, and it is quite a tale.  It revolves around a young man who is out of work, begins to staff... continue reading »"One City, One Story 2014 Programs, Events"

Artnight Pasadena Returns March 14, 2014!

PASADENA, Calif.—Come celebrate the best of Pasadena’s creative, artistic community as ArtNight Pasadena returns from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., Friday, March 14, 2014 with free admission FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 3, 2014, #016-14 ARTNIGHT PASADENA RETURNS MARCH 14, 2014 PASADENA, Calif.—Come celebrate the best of Pasadena’s creative, artistic community as ArtNight Pasadena returns from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., Friday, March 14, 2014 with free admission to 16 exciting, world-class arts and cultural venues. Please see full list and map... continue reading »"Artnight Pasadena Returns March 14, 2014!"

Free Oil Filter Exchange March 15, 2014

FREE OIL FILTER EXCHANGE SATURDAY, MARCH 15, 2014 PASADENA, Calif.--If you are a do-it-yourselfer and take care of your oil changes for your car or truck, then come on down to Pep Boys, 1135 E. Colorado Blvd., from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, March 15, 2014 and exchange those old oil filters for a free one! Just bring your used oil filter--and used oil--and get a free new oil filter, limited two (2) per person.  To participate, you must... continue reading »"Free Oil Filter Exchange March 15, 2014"

Red Flag Alert Begins 6 Am, Wednesday, March 12, 2014; Parking Restrictions to Be Enforced

UPDATE: Red Flag Alert ended effective 6 p.m. March 12 CITY OF PASADENA ISSUES RED FLAG ALERT & PARKING RESTRICTIONS BEGINNING AT 6:00 A.M WEDNESDAY MARCH 12, 2014 Pasadena Fire Chief Calvin E. Wells has directed the activation of Red Flag Parking Restrictions within the City of Pasadena in response to National Weather Service predictions. Beginning Wednesday, March 12, 2014 AT 6:00 a.m. until approximately 6:00 p.m. March 12 A Red Flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions are... continue reading »"Red Flag Alert Begins 6 Am, Wednesday, March 12, 2014; Parking Restrictions to Be Enforced"

Designate Sober Driver This St. Patrick's Day, March 17, 2014

PASADENA, Calif.—With St. Patrick's Day on March 17, 2014 the Pasadena Police Department would like to remind drivers not to get behind the wheel if they’ve been drinking. For Immediate Release: March 4, 2014, #3-4-14 MO DESIGNATE A SOBER DRIVER THIS ST. PATRICK'S DAY, MARCH 17, 2014 Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over PASADENA, Calif.—With St. Patrick's Day on March 17, 2014 the Pasadena Police Department would like to remind drivers not to get behind the wheel if they’ve been drinking.... continue reading »"Designate Sober Driver This St. Patrick's Day, March 17, 2014"

Spring Ahead-change Clocks; Update Disaster Supplies, Change Smoke Alarm Batteries

CHANGE YOUR CLOCK MARCH 9, 2014--CHANGE YOUR SMOKE DETECTOR BATTERIES AND UPDATE YOUR DISASTER SUPPLIES! The Pasadena Fire Department reminds you to change all of your Smoke Alarm batteries this weekend when you spring ahead and move your clocks forward one hour this Sunday, March 9, 2014. Change Your Smoke Alarm Batteries!  Replace old batteries with fresh, high quality batteries to keep your Smoke Alarms ready to protect you all year-long. Make sure your emergency flashlights work when you need them by using... continue reading »"Spring Ahead-change Clocks; Update Disaster Supplies, Change Smoke Alarm Batteries"

LA Pintoresca Park to Receive Heart Your Park Donations

PASADENA, Calif.—Shoppers at the local Macy’s, 401 S. Lake Ave., can donate money during March 2014 to support improvements at Pasadena’s La Pintoresca Park. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MARCH 5, 2014, #019-14 CITY’S LA PINTORESCA PARK TO RECEIVE “HEART YOUR PARK” DONATIONS PASADENA, Calif.—Shoppers at the local Macy’s, 401 S. Lake Ave., can donate money during March 2014 to support improvements at Pasadena’s La Pintoresca Park. Shoppers can donate $1 or more March 7-31 at specially marked registers inside the store as... continue reading »"LA Pintoresca Park to Receive Heart Your Park Donations"

[update for February 28, 2014] First Rainstorm of 2014 Prompts Safety Tips & Reminders

UPDATE FOR FEBRUARY 28, 2014 All natural turf sports fields at City of Pasadena parks are closed at least until March 3, 2014 due to rain and soggy conditions on the playing fields.  For updates, call the City's "Mudline" at (626) 744-7468.  The Victor Gordo Soccer Cup community benefit tournament at Villa-Parke Community Center, 363 E. Villa St., March 1-2, 2014, is scheduled for play on the Villa-Parke artificial turf field and will continue as scheduled, subject to prevailing rain and other weather conditions at time of the... continue reading »"[update for February 28, 2014] First Rainstorm of 2014 Prompts Safety Tips & Reminders"

First Rainstorm of 2014 Prompts Safety Tips & Reminders; Sandbags Available-update

PASADENA, Calif.—With the first heavy rain of 2014 expected later this week for Southern California, the City of Pasadena offers residents and businesses the following wet weather tips and reminders. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 24, 2014 #015-14   RAINSTORM PROMPTS SAFETY TIPS & REMINDERS; SANDBAGS AVAILABLE PASADENA, Calif.—With the first heavy rain of 2014 expected later this week for Southern California, the City of Pasadena offers residents and businesses the following wet weather tips and reminders. The Pasadena Fire Department,... continue reading »"First Rainstorm of 2014 Prompts Safety Tips & Reminders; Sandbags Available-update"