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  1. PETA to demonstrate against SeaWorld as Slyter goes to trial in PasadenaRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Whether Amanda Slyter's defense of "necessity" for taking part in an anti- SeaWorld demonstration at the 2014 Rose Parade will set legal precedent or not, when she goes to trial on Thursday at the Superior Court in Pasadena, it will be the first time the defense has been used "to justify actions taken to prevent harm done to captive animals used in entertainment," according to PETA . The necessity defense is also referred to as the "lesser of two evils" or "greater good" defense.

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  2. Now casting bilingual spokesmodels in Los Angeles for TV commercial campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Backstage.com reports that casting directors are seeking several male and female spokesmodels age 25 to 50, with varying bilingual abilities including fluency in Spanish , Cantonese or Mandarin , and approachable English speaking Asian, Hispanic, and Islander males and females. Coordinator Wilson Truong states that the campaign will 'provide customers with energy management solutions to reduce energy use in a manner and tone that is applicable and will resonate with each various ethnic customer segment.'

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  3. 'Sleeping Beauty' Panto at The Playhouse is fab fun for all agesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Examiner.com

    "Sleeping Beauty" told panto -style is fabulous fun for the whole family. Third in what has become a tradition of Panto at The Pasadena Playhouse in collaboration with Lythgoe Family Productions, "Sleeping Beauty and Her Winter Knight" opened Thursday, December 11, 2014 featuring a stellar cast of singers, dancers and actors with great comic sensibilities.

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  4. Dawn spacecraft takes its best-yet image of dwarf planet CeresRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Examiner.com

    The best image of dwarf planet Ceres obtained so far by the Dawn spacecraft, from 740,000 miles away. Images will get much better as the spacecraft approaches Ceres over the next few months.

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  5. Zappos.com and Tournament of Roses give shoes to Pasadena kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Examiner.com

    Rose Princesses Mackenzie Byers and Veronica Mejia search for just the right shoes for kids in the Families in Transition program, courtesy of Zappos.com. Zappos .com, a first-year Rose Parade float sponsor, partnered with the Tournament of Roses and the Pasadena Unified School District to present new shoes to children from the PUSD's Families in Transition Program.

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  6. Alabama A&M videographers need a hand getting to the Tournament of RosesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Examiner.com

    They've accepted the invitation, they've booked their plane tickets and ground transportation, and bought video equipment. But the 12 Alabama A&M University media students of the "Huntsville 2 Hollywood" project need funds to pay for eight hotel rooms, uniforms, IDs and meals.

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  7. NASA's proposed new airship competition good for scienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Examiner.com

    Artist's conception of a new high-altitude NASA airship which could make science observations of both the Earth below and stars above. Airships are a unique form of transportation-giant, balloon-like, lighter-than-air vehicles which can stay aloft for extended periods of time.

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  8. State senate leader introduces bill to stop UC tuition hikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Examiner.com

    State Senate President Pro Tempore Kevin de Leon has proposed legislation to help avoid tuition hikes at the University of California . Last month, the UC Board of Regents approved a tuition increase of up to five percent every year for the next five years.

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  9. Sculpture reigns at UNTITLED.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Examiner.com

    Sculpture reigns supreme at the third edition of UNTITLED ., a relatively recent addition to Miami's Art Week pantheon of fairs and events. It occupies a huge tent at Ocean Drive and 12th Street on Miami Beach .

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  10. Many a Merry "Christmas Carol"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Examiner.com

    All around Los Angeles, theaters explore a variety of interpretations based on Charles Dickens' timeless tale " A Christmas Carol ." Productions for every pocket book are available.

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  11. Muir Ranch, Miracle-Gro, Tournament of Roses team up for ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Examiner.com

    Volunteers from Scotts Miracle-Gro and Muir Ranch tend the flower and produce garden on the John Muir High School campus in Pasadena. A few years back at John Muir High School in Pasadena, a deteriorating row of temporary buildings that had far outlasted their expiration date were torn down and a barren patch was left on the otherwise grassy and tree-shaded campus just west of the new science building.

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  12. Bradbury's Ikenna Ogbogu cast as Tiny Tim in ANW's 'Carol'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Examiner.com

    Ikenna Ogbogu, age 10, of Bradbury, California has been cast as Tiny Tim in A Noise Within's production of Charles Dickens' " A Christmas Carol ," now in its third year. The show opens Friday, December 5, 2014 and performs through December 23. Producing Artistic Directors Geoff Elliott and Julia Rodriguez-Elliott co-direct Dickens' masterpiece about the redemptive and transformative power of love.

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  13. "Stop Kiss" hits all the right notes under Seema's directionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Examiner.com

    When former founder and artistic director of Mo'Olelo Theatre Company, Seema Sueko, moved to Pasadena to become Associate Artistic Director at The Pasadena Playhouse , a void was created in the San Diego theatre world. It's not as if she left the country, but leaving San Diego for Pasadena, was in my mind, a loss for us but a huge gain Pasadena.

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  14. The American Academy of Dramatic Arts named #1 by Broadway GlobalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Examiner.com

    Broadway Global names The American Academy of Dramatic Arts #1 Best Arts Educational Program for Working Actors in Film, TV and Stage. Today The American Academy of Dramatic Arts is auditioning with representatives still touring this month of November through March 2016 for their global search.

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  15. A number of American comedy recordings reached the Billboard Top 40Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Though few have been serious musicians, a number of American comedians have dabbled in music for fun, and on occasion, they even came up with hit records. Comedy and novelty songs have many of the same characteristics, but there are some differences.

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  16. Rose Bowl Game 101: How to get tickets for the 2015 College Football PlayoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | Examiner.com

    The 101st Rose Bowl Game hosts the College Football Playoffs on Jan. 1, 2015 at the Rose Bowl Stadium. Traditionally a match between the top teams in the Big Ten and the Pac-12, the 2015 game will be a contest between two top teams selected by the College Football Playoff Selection Committee.

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  17. Our universe is much brighter than we thoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Examiner.com

    On a perfectly clear night most people are amazed by the view of our sky . Most of the stars appear to be crystal clear - but they even might be brighter than we thought: A NASA sounding rocket experiment has detected a surprising surplus of infrared light in the dark space between galaxies, a diffuse cosmic glow as bright as all known galaxies combined.

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  18. Musicals and Domestic Violence: Connecting 'Kiss Me Kate' & 'Annie Get Your Gun'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Examiner.com

    One of the great missed opportunities in Pasadena was initiating a conversation about domestic violence when a high profile play was on stage where domestic violence is part of the comedy. The Pasadena Playhouse's lively production of " Kiss Me Kate " aptly illustrated the changing times--from Shakespeare's time to the 1950s when the musical was originally performed to now.

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  19. Tournament of Roses Foundation applications for 2015 grants are openRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Examiner.com

    The Pasadena Tournament of Roses Foundation announced in an emailed press release on Tuesday that from Nov. 4, 2014 through Jan. 29, 2015, it is accepting applications for grants in the categories of performing and visual arts , sports and recreation, and volunteer motivation and leadership development. The Tournament of Roses Foundation is a non-profit public benefit corporation that receives and manages charitable contributions on behalf of the Tournament of Roses Association.

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  20. 2015 Rose Parade Bandfest: Ticket info and show scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Examiner.com

    It takes tens of thousands, sometimes hundreds of thousands of dollars to get a band from Ohio or Hawaii or Texas or-yes-Denmark to Pasadena in time for the Rose Parade on Jan. 1. For all the time spent fundraising and the hours upon hours of rehearsal, the bands get more than a walk down Colorado Blvd. They get to show off their precision marching and fantastic flags at Bandfest in the days prior to the Rose Parade. Bandfest consists of three shows over two days, Monday, Dec. 29 and Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2014.

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