Pasadena to Proclaim June 7-9 National Gun Violence Awareness Weekend

PASADENA, Calif.—At the May 20 Council meeting, City Council will consider a proclamation to recognize June 7-9, 2019 as National Gun Violence Awareness Weekend in Pasadena. National Gun Violence Awareness Day, now in its fifth year, was created to honor the many lives that have been cut short by gun violence and support efforts to reduce gun violence. The public is encouraged to attend the meeting which begins at 6:30 p.m. The proclamation affirms, “… gun violence touches every segment... continue reading »"Pasadena to Proclaim June 7-9 National Gun Violence Awareness Weekend"

City of Pasadena Employees to Support Denim Day, April 24

PASADENA, Calif.—City of Pasadena employees will support Denim Day on Wednesday, April 24, by wearing jeans. For the past 20 years, Peace Over Violence has run its Denim Day campaign on a Wednesday in April in honor of Sexual Assault Awareness Month. The campaign was originally triggered by a ruling by the Italian Supreme Court where a rape conviction was overturned because the justices felt that since the victim was wearing tight jeans she must have helped her rapist remove... continue reading »"City of Pasadena Employees to Support Denim Day, April 24"