The carrier will be the American face of naval power in Asia. That question was at the center of a hearing Monday that could end the death penalty. Critics have argued that spending 23 hours a day in a windowless cell can cause psychological damage. Los Angeles Times DROUGHT New problems: Californians are learning more about the unintended consequences of the drought . Riverside will be partly sunny and 88. I had moved to L.A. From Denver the previous year. Please let us know what we can do to make this newsletter more useful to you.
In the 1950s and '60s, Caltrans began buying up houses and plots of land for what was expected to be the path of the 710 Freeway extension. One of those tenants is Linda Krausen. "I've been happy here," Krausen said. Yolande Treuscorff, 88, of Pasadena, has watched the house next door deteriorate in the 12 years it's been unoccupied. Some tenants, such as Jennie Montoya, 74, have lived there for decades. She moved into a modest bungalow on a street less than a mile north of the 710's abrupt end on Valley Boulevard. "We like it here," Montoya said.
Sheehan, who began at TMCC in 2008 and has been an educator for more than 40 years, will pursue volunteer work in Central America. Sheehan began as President of TMCC in July 2008. She is also a member of Reno Rotary at Harrah's noon club and a member of the Rotary International Committee. And a doctorate degree in higher education administration from Pepperdine University. The Chair of the Board of Regents and Chancellor will begin the process for finding the next president of TMCC this fall.
SOUTH PASADENA >> Three South Pasadena residents helped police capture a man police said stole a bicycle and tried to steal a delivery van early Saturday, police said. Edwin Lopez, 32, of Los Angeles was arrested on suspicion of residential burglary, attempted auto theft, possession of burglary tools and possession of drug paraphernalia, South Pasadena police Cpl. Lopez was being held in lieu of $50,00 bail at the Pasadena Police Department jail pending his initial court appearance, records show.
Also showcased at the event will be a dramatic scene from Bradbury's "Fahrenheit 451" play performed by the Ray Bradbury Pandemonium Theatre Company. Lissa and James Reynolds from the Fremont Centre Theatre in South Pasadena will offer a tribute to their dearly departed friend and former colleague. The Community Room is located at 1115 El Centro Street. Special thanks to Mission Framing, the Pandemonium Theatre Company, the Fremont Centre Theatre, Robert Kerr and John King Tarpinian. Click here for full details.
SOUTH PASADENA - A Whittier woman was sentenced Wednesday to three years probation and 30 days working for Caltrans for a 2014 hit-and-run collision in South Pasadena that injured a couple, their 4-month-old baby and killed their dog. 8 for a restitution hearing, according to Sarah Ardalani, spokeswoman for the District Attorney's Office. A sport utility vehicle turned left on Orange Grove Avenue from Columbia Street and plowed into a South Pasadena family, who had the right-of-way. 22, police asked for the public's help in finding the driver.
Being struck in a crosswalk, as painful and frightening as was the experience, was something then new parents Bryan and Alexandra Hollon could understand. Four evenings before last Christmas. "I just hope she realizes she's changed our lives forever," said Alexanda Hollon, who works as an actor and who suffered a broken nose and extensive facial cuts. Husband Bryan Hollon, a musician and producer known as "Boom Bip," escaped serious injury. She was ordered to return in October for a court date regarding the restitution issue.
Instead of a median age of about 75 years old, residents at the former South Pasadena Convalescent Hospital had an average age of 37, Police Chief Arthur Miller said. Zemel owns four nursing homes in the Los Angeles area and said he wants to keep his business small to ensure his patients get the care they require, he said. 12 alleges Shlomo Rechnitz, Brius Management Co. Courtney Cargill, a 57-year-old resident suffering from schizophrenia and other mental disorders, was allowed to leave Ruchnitz's facility in November 2014 without supervision.
Los Angeles County supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to call for a report on the county's state of preparedness for potentially heavy storms. There is a risk of flooding south of the dam-- affecting the 110 Freeway, Pasadena, South Pasadena and northeast Los Angeles -- if the San Gabriel Mountains are soaked with a series of unrelenting storms and send large amounts of mud, rocks and burned trees into a full basin, officials said. A 2011 county report painted a grim picture of what would occur if huge rainstorms hit Devil's Gate.
SOUTH PASADENA>> When Tomas Quiroz performs as an opening act for the summer concert series at Levitt Pavilion on Friday, he will probably be more relaxed than he's been all week. "I'm really excited for the concert," said the 14-year-old. "I'm waiting to discover a bigger passion, but right now I want to keep my options open. "We're positioning Tomas to be a really good student, who happens to be a really good dancer," he said. "I also like taking rap songs and turn them into acoustic songs, like - ˜Homecoming' by Kanye West," he smiles.
This winter, the storms could be even more powerful, and there are concerns about the damaging effects of floods and mudslides, particularly in the Pasadena area. William "Tom" Carey is accused of lying in the trial of sheriff's Deputy James Sexton, who was convicted of obstructing a federal investigation. Everyone we met was uneasy. San Diego will be 83 degrees with clear skies. Riverside will be hot and sunny at 102 degrees. San Francisco will be partly sunny and 73. Please let us know what we can do to make this newsletter more useful to you.
The facility received a $20,000 fine and a citation for failing to supervise Cargill. Rechnitz, who controls one in every 14 skilled nursing beds in California, came under fire earlier this summer when an investigation by the Sacramento Bee uncovered a long list of lawsuits, regulatory fines and government investigations facing his company, Brius Healthcare Services. "All of a sudden, we show up to court one day and there is an emergency motion that refers to us as a quote-unquote serial violator of laws," Rechnitz told the Sacramento Bee .
Major sediment-removal projects are planned for other dams in Pacoima, Tujunga and three in the San Gabriel Mountains. Officials are now going through the design and permitting process and still have to award a contract for the larger project, Lilley said. In the meantime, he said, flood-control staff will be monitoring the situation and continuing with their normal maintenance of the system. Antonovich and Hilda Solis will ask for a full investigation into the county's preparedness at all county flood-control facilities, including Devil's Gate.