Altadena · Pasadena

Black History Parade 2012

Happy 30th Anniversary to Pasadena's Black History Parade. The bands played... The politicians waved and smiled... Mayor Bill Bogaard Pasadena's City Council District 1 Representative Jacquie Robinson I was busy talking to Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Pasadena) when he went by---more on that later State Assembly Member Anthony Portantino, with a bold wardrobe choice---a John Muir… Continue reading Black History Parade 2012

Altadena · Pasadena

Hahamongna: You Cannot Be Serious

The majority of recent housing development in Pasadena has been about getting people into high-density structures near public transportation. Take the Del Mar Gold Line station, for example. If you draw a half-mile circle around the Del Mar station, you'll see how much new (and pricey) housing has sprouted up within walking distance. I suggest… Continue reading Hahamongna: You Cannot Be Serious

Around Town · Pasadena

Wanted: Court Jester

City of Pasadena position available: The Court Jester is a journey-level professional position designed to highlight absurdity and make frank yet witty observations about civic life in the City of Pasadena. Essential Functions: Court Jester performs the full range of humor using hyperbole, metaphor, and timing to administer satire (with an emphasis on blatant inconsistency),… Continue reading Wanted: Court Jester