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Dorothy’s Place: Family tree or bush?

By Dorothy Denne What with all the new research methods, genealogy research has become very popular. As regular readers of Dorothy’s Place know, I love nostalgia and reminiscing. So, I…

California and Peru sign agreement to strengthen economic, environmental ties

Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. and Ambassador of Peru to the United States Harold Forsyth Wednesday signed an agreement to strengthen cultural, economic and academic ties and tackle shared challenges,…

Heaviest rain in months heading to Southern California

Heaviest rain in months heading to Southern California

AccuWeather.com reports the second half of this week will feature soaking rain and mountain snow returning to drought-stricken California. Confidence is growing for much of California to soon receive a…

Regional Connector funding benefits Foothill Gold Line

Regional Connector funding benefits Foothill Gold Line

The following statement was issued Monday by Habib F. Balian, CEO at the Metro Gold Line Foothill Extension Construction Authority: “Last week, federal and local officials announced award of a…

NASA responds to California’s evolving drought

NASA responds to California’s evolving drought

NASA is partnering with the California Department of Water Resources (DWR) to develop and apply new technology and products to better manage and monitor the state’s water resources and respond…

Pasadena soccer tournament this weekend

Pasadena soccer tournament this weekend

A Pasadena community benefit soccer tournament from will be held this weekend albeit without David Becham. Despite the lack of celebrity star(s), the tournament will be held 8 a.m. to…

Eighth Annual Norooz in Pasadena – March 13 at The Scottish Rite Cathedral

Eighth Annual Norooz in Pasadena – March 13 at The Scottish Rite Cathedral

Norooz in Pasadena, a project of Narooz, Inc., a non-secular celebration of the Persian New Year and beginning of Spring, has become a highly-anticipated annual tradition in the San Gabriel…

Lifeline for Pets Cat of the Week: Pretty “Baby”

Lifeline for Pets Cat of the Week: Pretty “Baby”

What a little doll! Baby’s a bit shy at first, but warms up once she knows she’s loved. She loves her tummy rubbed and her ears rubbed. At barely 6…

Metrolink initiates demonstration OF life saving positive train control in commuter service

Metrolink becomes first commuter rail system to implement I-ETMSA!X interoperable predictive collision-avoidance technology Senator Dianne Feinstein, Congresswoman Janice Hahn and Congressman Adam Schiff today joined other dignitaries at Los Angeles…

Tissue-penetrating light releases chemotherapy inside cancer cells

Researchers from the cancer nanotechnology and signal transduction and therapeutics programs of UCLA’s Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center (JCCC) have developed an innovative technique that can carry chemotherapy safely and release…

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