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Firefighters Rescue Two Cats from House Fire

Two cats were rescued by the Pasadena Fire Dept. Saturday during the course of a fire on Marengo. One feline had stopped breathing, but was revived using CPR according to PFD. The cats were transported for medical attention to the Humane Society. Both are expected to survive. Firefighters discovered that the floor furnace had malfunctioned,…

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63 Pounds of Erectile Dysfunction Chemical Found in Passenger’s Luggage at LAX

63 Pounds of Erectile Dysfunction Chemical Found in Passenger’s Luggage at LAX Tadalafil Estimated Domestic Value is $179,000 U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), Tom Bradley International Terminal stopped the attempt to smuggle over 63.3 pounds of tadalafil, the main chemical component of erectile dysfunction drugs. The substance…

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Police Blotters 1/12/12

Arcadia PD Sunday, January 1: At about 2:10 a.m., an officer conducted an enforcement stop on a vehicle for a broken headlight and lane swerving on Santa Anita Avenue at Colorado Boulevard. Upon contact with the driver, the officer detected an odor of alcohol emitting from his person. An investigation revealed the 20-year-old Hispanic male…

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So Cal Gas Launches Annual Winter Campaign to Assist Low-Income Families

Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) launched its annual winter assistance campaign, the Gas Assistance Fund, which provides a one-time grant in the amount of the bill, up to $100, for low-income families. The program is funded by the generous contributions from customers, employees, and shareholders. “The Gas Assistance Fund helps our customers in need with…

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Documentary Screening about Female Reproductive Health in Afghanistan Featuring an Award-Winning Short Film “Where are the Men?” Feb 1.

The Woman’s Club of Arcadia will be hosting a luncheon to support global women’s health and development, in particular in Afghanistan – a country with world’s second highest maternal mortality rate. This event will feature a unique and informative presentation by Taraneh Salke, the Executive Director of Family Health Alliance. She will share her field…

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Pasadena’s 2012 State of the City Event is Jan. 26

-Bill Bogaard at a recent State of the City event – Photo by Terry Miller “Spotlight on Performance” is the theme of Pasadena Mayor Bill Bogaard’s 2012 State of the City event scheduled Thursday, Jan. 26, at A Noise Within, 3352 E. Foothill Blvd. Doors to the theater will open at 6:30 p.m. and the…

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Heritage Schools Can Now Register with State

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson has announced that the 2012 Heritage School Registration System is open. Heritage schools-which give students a chance to focus on the language, culture, and traditions of a foreign country-must register online annually with the California Department of Education (CDE) by the end of January. “Heritage schools continue to…

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