PASADENA, CA - APRIL 23: Bill Bogaard, Mayor of Pasadena, Hancock, Executive Director, BCS, Scott Jenkins, President, Tournament of Roses, Jim Delany, Commissioner, Big Ten Conference, and Larry Scott, Commissioner, Pac-12 Conference attend the 100th Rose Bowl Game press conference at Rose Bowl on April 23, 2013 in Pasadena, California.
It wasn't long ago that the IRS inappropriately targeted the NAACP, Greenpeace and a California church that was really progressive called the All Saints Church in Pasadena, California
I first raised the issue of selective enforcement by the IRS during the Bush Administration, when the agency audited All Saints Episcopal Church of Pasadena based on the content of a particular church service ... After a former pastor gave an anti-Iraq War sermon, All Saints became the target of an aggressive IRS investigation in which the church's tax-exempt status was threatened. At the time, I could find only one Republican colleague, Rep. Walter Jones, that would join me in calling for an investigation.
There are more non-profits per capita in Pasadena than anywhere else in the United States, and we are humbled that Whole Foods Market Arroyo has chosen our school as an organization that supports and shares their values of community development, education, healthy diets, and sustainability ... With so many of our parents already supporting Whole Foods Market Arroyo in providing quality food for their families, we feel this is a perfect opportunity for both organizations to benefit from the Recycle Your Change program.More quotes »
2 space rocks hours apart point up the danger
about the size of a bus."This is a tiny asteroid," said astronomer Paul Chodas, who works in NASA's Near-Earth Object program in Pasadena, Calif. "It would be very faint and difficult to detect -- not impossible, but difficult."As for the three-times-longer Read more »
Miss America returning to roots in Atlantic City
America anywhere but Atlantic City just felt wrong."Can anyone separate the Mummer's Parade from Philadelphia, or the Rose Bowl from Pasadena?" he asked. "Miss America is Atlantic City, and she's coming home."New Jersey's lieutenant governor, Kim Guadagno, Read more »
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Rep: Mariah Carey Did Not Lip Sync On American Idol Finale
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How sweet it is: Strawberry Festival kicks off Friday in Pasadena
Texas -- One of the sweetest festivals in the state kicked off Friday in Pasadena. We’re talking about the Strawberry Festival, home to the world’s largest strawberry shortcake. The Pasadena Strawberry Festival is the place to be this weekend. It’s the 49th from KHOU.com Read more »
Additional charges filed against 9-1-1 caller in McDade case
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Body found in motel room near Pasadena
-- Homicide detectives are looking into the death of a man whose body was discovered Friday in a Colorado Boulevard motel room in an unincorporated county area just east of Pasadena, authorities said. The body, initially described only as that of a man, was from SGVTribune.com Read more »