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Double Homicide Leaves Pasadena Chef and Wife Dead

On October 13, 2014 at 6:18am, Pasadena Police Officers responded to the 200 block of North Madison Avenue, following a 911 call for help from a male reporting that he…

Melanoma Drug Combo Improves Patient Survival Rate, Decreases Risk of Harsh Side Effect

Study showed significantly improved response rates for patients with advanced melanoma Rate that the cancerous tumors shrunk also reduced to a matter of days, not months A UCLA researcher at…

LA Forum Encourages Employers to Hire Former Offenders

Last month, the California Prison Industry Authority (CALPIA), the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) and the Los Angeles Trade-Technical College (LATTC) hosted the Los Angeles Employer Forum at…

Bio-Inspired ‘Nano-Cocoons’ Offer Targeted Drug Delivery Against Cancer Cells

Biomedical engineering researchers have developed a drug delivery system consisting of nanoscale “cocoons” made of DNA that target cancer cells and trick the cells into absorbing the cocoon before unleashing…

Pasadena City Council Votes to Support Proposition 47

The Pasadena City Council voted at its Monday, Oct. 6, 2014 meeting to support Proposition 47, known as the Safe Neighborhoods and Schools Act. Proposition 47 is among the statewide…

President Barack Obama to Announce San Gabriel Mountains National Monument at local event amid strong opposition

On Friday, October 10th, 2014 between noon and 1:30pm President Obama is scheduled to make a statement at Bonelli Park in San Dimas , CA to announce his plans to…

Former Pasadena Police Chief Bernard Melekian selected as Interim Chair of Pasadena Armenian Genocide Memorial Committee

On Wednesday morning, the Pasadena Armenian Genocide Memorial Committee accepted the resignation of former Board Chair William Paparian. The Board also unanimously elected former Pasadena Police Chief and White House…

West Nile virus (WNV)-positive mosquitoes found in Temple City

A sample of mosquitoes collected from traps placed in Temple City on September 25, 2014 was tested and found positive for West Nile virus (WNV). Temple City is one of…

Melanoma Drug Combo Improves Patient Survival Rate, Decreases Risk of Harsh Side Effect

New therapy combines newly FDA-approved drug Zelboraf with the experimental drug cobimetinib Study showed significantly improved response rates for patients with advanced melanoma Results further saw significant reduction in the…

Bill to Mandate Child-Abuse Training for Teachers Signed into Law

Assemblyman Mike Gatto’s (D-Los Angeles) bill to strengthen training requirements and prevent child abuse in schools was signed into law by Governor Brown Monday. The legislation would require all school…

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