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  1. Vernon Adams to visit University of Oregon this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Examiner.com

    According to the Oregonian , Vernon Adams Jr., star quarterback of Eastern Washington University, will visit Eugene this weekend as the Ducks hope to bring in an experienced signal caller to fill the void left by Mariota. The Ducks are currently in limbo at QB with the Heisman trophy winner leaving for the NFL and the 6 foot 190 pound junior out of Pasadena, CA could step in immediately and lead the Pac-12 champions in 2015.

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  2. Sierra Madre Library tickets for wine and cuisine tasting fundraiser on saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Examiner.com

    The 45th annual wine and cuisine tasting fundraiser , sponsored by the Friends of the Sierra Madre Library to benefit the library, is set for Friday, Feb. 20, 2015 at the Alverno Villa, 675 W. Highland Ave., Sierra Madre. The event features fine wines from across the state and hors d'oeuvres and desserts from local restaurants and gourmet retailers.

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  3. NASA: Giant asteroid hurtles past Earth with small moon in towRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Examiner.com

    Although the giant asteroid 2004 BL86 has been tracked for a decade and has been known for some time as to be in the no-risk category, it did not make its Monday fly-by without causing a bit of a buzz in scientific circles. NASA announced Tuesday that the massive asteroid wasn't alone: It is traveling with a small moon in tow.

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  4. 7 reasons to check out the new Edwin Mills in Old Town PasadenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Examiner.com

    The venue at the corner of Edwin Alley and Mills Place in Old Town Pasadena, which you may have known as the Equator Cafe, reopened last week as Edwin Mills. The new proposition is a gastropub with a full bar and a menu that includes anything from salmon and lamb sliders to colorful specialty drinks.

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  5. Target sued over man's suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Examiner.com

    Graham Gentles committed suicide three days after he was fired on July 15, 2014, from his cashier job at Target in Pasadena, California. According to his mother, Virginia Gentles, her 22-year-old son took his own life last summer after the store allegedly inflicted emotional distress on her son when they fired him for allegedly stealing.

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  6. Road Trip to the Monterey Peninsula: Coalinga beef and Carmel charm - Day 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Examiner.com

    After demonstrating the technology over a year ago, Tesla Motors will finally launch a pilot program in California to test battery pack swapping for its Model S electric sedan. According to Green Car Reports, the swapping site will be located at a... The drive from Southern California to Northern California can be a long one, but if you plan well, it can be a lot of fun and very scenic.

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  7. Mom of five Rosie O'Donnell calls teen son 'spawn of Satan'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Examiner.com

    JANUARY 14: Parker O'Donnell and actress Rosie O'Donnell of 'A Family Is A Family' speak during the HBO portion of the 2010 Television Critics Association Press Tour at the Langham Hotel on January 14, 2010 in Pasadena, California. Don't ever change, Ro! Rosie O'Donnell's upcoming HBO documentary "Rosie O'Donnell: A Heartfelt Standup" features an extended routine about the highs and lows of raising teenagers.

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  8. Tournament House opens: See where Rose Parade, Rose Bowl Game are plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Examiner.com

    It was once the home to the Wrigley family of chewing gum fame, but when matriarch Ada Wrigley passed away in 1958, her children gave the property to the City of Pasadena with the intent of it being used as the Tournament of Roses headquarters. Since then, the campus that is still known to some as the Wrigley Mansion has served as the beehive where the Rose Parade and Rose Bowl game are strategized, scores of events are organized, and celebrations are held.

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  9. Microsoft is working with NASA to send humans to Mars with virtual realityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Examiner.com

    The first humans on Mars might be sitting in an office chair on a Monday morning instead of hurdling down to the red planet in a fancy space-pod. Assuming the new partnership between NASA and Microsoft manages to accomplish its lofty goals, the era of the armchair astronaut may soon be upon us.

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  10. California Grown: A Rose Parade first for FTD cars, fourth for Cal Poly floatRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Examiner.com

    Like the Hollywood sign, the Tournament of Roses Parade got its start as a means to lure people in the frozen reaches of the United States to buy land in Southern California. If there was any smugness in the photos sent back east to promote Pasadena, it can be forgiven, because the bounty of winter flora wired to wagons and draped around horses was locally grown.

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  11. Cheeseburger Challenge: Pasadena's top 3 in 11 categories, plus extrasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Examiner.com

    Since the cheeseburger was invented in Pasadena when fry cook Lionel Sternberger dropped a slab of American on a patty and served it up at The Rite Spot, it makes sense for Pasadenans to vote on which restaurant has the best burger in town. The Fourth Annual Cheeseburger Week Challenge results are in, with the top three winners in 11 burger categories plus special categories for beer, dessert and cocktail.

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  12. Greenland is melting into the oceanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Examiner.com

    Climate change is a hot topic, and sea levels are expected to rise significantly. Which countries are most at risk? Tara is here to discuss which countries are suffer from regular coastal flooding.

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  13. Tournament of Roses holds reception for potential volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Examiner.com

    If you always thought you would look great in a white suit and red tie, live within 15 miles of the Pasadena City Hall, and are willing to devote at least 40 hours per year to bring America's New Year Celebration to 80 million viewers worldwide, here's your opportunity. The Pasadena Tournament of Roses Association, which produces the annual Rose Parade and Rose Bowl Game along with a week filled with celebratory events and other affairs throughout the year, is hosting an informational reception at Tournament House to familiarize candidates with the Association.

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  14. From rose-colored line to scarlet jacket, Mike Matthiessen embodies TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | Examiner.com

    When Ira C. "Mike" Matthiessen donned the scarlet jacket worn only by presidents and past presidents of the Tournament of Roses last Thursday, it was not the first time he had worn a red coat. The first incisive question we put to him on his second day on the job was if he had played Santa as one of his duties when he volunteered with the Pasadena Jaycees.

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  15. Tournament of Roses announces executive committee for 2015-2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Examiner.com

    The Pasadena Tournament of Roses Association officially announced the members of the Executive Committee for the 2015-2016 year on Thursday at Tournament House after Ira C. "Mike" Matthiessen was installed as the president who will oversee the 127th Rose Parade and 102nd Rose Bowl Game . The newest member, Alex P. Aghajanian, began his service to the Tournament in 1989 and will be president of the Association in 2023 for the 134th Rose Parade and 109th Rose Bowl Game.

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  16. Pasadena Mayor Bill Bogaard's State of the City addresses fraud, economic growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Examiner.com

    Pasadena Mayor Bill Bogaard updated an audience on the ongoing investigation surrounding the misuse of public funds and moved on to more positive developments in his final state of the city address on January 15. Mayor Bogaard is Pasadena's first directly elected mayor and has served for 16 years. He told an audience that filled the historic Pasadena Playhouse that his final address was "bittersweet" and to "go for it" in the coming year with the theme "Rediscover Pasadena."

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  17. Rose Parade 2016 theme "Find Your Adventure" announced by new Pres. MatthiessenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Examiner.com

    Ira C. "Mike" Matthiessen, a Pasadena Tournament of Roses Association volunteer since 1979, was elected as president of the Association for 2015- 2016 on Thursday night. He will oversee the 127th Rose Parade and 102nd Rose Bowl Game on Jan. 1, 2016.

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  18. Local author brings her world travels to life in fictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Examiner.com

    Nancy Young's novel Strum follows the story of a young deaf woodworker who, inspired by the ghosts of his ancestors crafts two guitars worthy of the music he hears in his head. Belmont Shore resident Nancy Young is a well-traveled writer.

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  19. Those wayward sons will carry on; The CW renews 'Supernatural' for season 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Examiner.com

    Jensen Ackles, Misha Collins and Jared Padalecki at the Supernatural 200th Episode Fan Party in Los Angeles, October, 2014 More than a month earlier than in the previous two years, the CW announced on Sun., Jan. 11 that their longest-running series " Supernatural " will return for an eleventh season. Star Jensen Ackles, who plays supernatural hunter Dean Winchester, Tweeted his excitement Sunday morning.

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  20. Sigma Beauty has all the products you need to look red carpet readyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Examiner.com

    Award show season has kicked off and you do not need to be a celebrity to look red carpet ready at anytime. Sigma Beauty is the cosmetics line that has everything you need for creating gorgeous looks.

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