Tag Archives: Los Angeles County

Fire season, sundowner winds and why I hate hot weather

PASADENA – September brings the start of a new football season, the beginning of the school and the return of the hot, dry weather that drives me to the beach each weekend.  Problem is, this round of hot weather kicked … Continue reading

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Reward issued in Jackson slaying, aunt delivers heartfelt words

MONTEREY PARK — Standing alongside Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca, the aunt of slain John Muir High School football player and student Brandon Jackson gave a tearful admonition to her nephew’s killers Wednesday. “Every day you look in the … Continue reading

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Pasadena NAACP to push jobs at national convention

PASADENA – It’s all about jobs at the NAACP’s 102nd Annual National Convention in Los Angeles, which begins Friday. A contingency of 25 Pasadena residents, including Pasadena-branch NAACP President Joe Brown and six delegates to the convention, will press the … Continue reading

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Thomas to head Altadena Town Council

ALTADENA – Long-time Altadena resident Sandra Thomas was elected to the chair of the Altadena Town Council on Tuesday, according to a statement released by Thomas. The 35-year resident of Altadena and four-term town councilwoman was a unanimous selection and … Continue reading

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Former Altadena resident Rodney King arrested again on DUI charges

Former Altadena resident Rodney King was arrested Tuesday for driving under the influence, just the latest run in with the law for the troubled national figure.  Officials from the Moreno Valley Police Department reported King had committed “multiple infractions” while … Continue reading

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