March 6, 2017

Pasadena City Council, School Board Candidates Await Tuesday’s Elections

Hopefuls offer last-minute thoughts on campaigns, goals and election night With Tuesday’s Consolidated Municipal and Special Elections less than 24 hours away, the nine candidates for three City Council seats and the seven candidates for four Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) seats are making a last-minute push for votes and anxiously looking forward to tomorrow night’s results.

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February 14, 2017

City Council Candidates Think ‘Small’ at Monday Forum

The subject was business, and each of the candidates in Monday evening’s candidate forum sponsored by the Old Pasadena Management District, Pasadena Chamber of Commerce, Playhouse District Association and South Lake Avenue Business Association, tried their best to think small. The forum, moderated by Ishmael Trone, chair of the Board of Directors of the Pasadena Chamber of Commerce, featured incumbent …

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February 1, 2017

City Council Candidates Struggle with Homelessness Issue

Demonstrating the advantages of incumbency, two incumbents for the three open Pasadena City Council seats in the upcoming March elections demonstrated a wide breadth of knowledge on municipal issues while predominantly inexperienced but scrappy challengers fought hard to make their positions and new faces known at Tuesday evening’s forum on housing at All Saints Church.

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