DA: Ex-Pasadena City Official, Contractor Sentenced In $3M Embezzlement SchemeDanny Wooten was sentenced Friday to 14 years in state prison, two months after he was found guilty of 53 counts, including embezzlement, conflict of interest and misappropriation of public funds.
Rose Parade Float Breaks Down, Catches FireA small fire broke out aboard a float in the 130th Rose Parade on Tuesday, prompting a brief disruption to the New Year's Day event.
Volunteers Putting Finishing Touches On Rose Parade FloatsVolunteers were diligently working Saturday to ensure every detail on every float was perfect for the Rose Parade next week.
5 Arrested After Armed Robbery, High-Speed Pursuit Ends With Foot Bail In East HollywoodThe suspect vehicle exited the freeway at Harvard Blvd. and Melrose Ave. around 5 p.m., when five people fled on foot.
Pasadena Bank Burglar Uses Keys Stolen From Employee's Car To Get InThe burglar also had the ID and credit cards that belonged to a bank employee in his pockets. Detectives believe he broke into the employee’s car in Arcadia two hours earlier and somehow deduced the keys could be used at the Pasadena branch.
Caltrans Officially Kills 710 Extension Project After Decades Of DebateCaltrans announced Wednesday that it had finalized a report endorsing local street improvements instead of a freeway tunnel.
Supporting Thy Neighbor: Small Business Saturday Kicks OffThe holiday stopping frenzy was just getting starting as Black Friday set the stage for Small Business Saturday. 
Pasadena School Board Votes To Shutter Cleveland ElementaryFranklin Elementary and Wilson Middle schools could be closed as well as the district looks to cut $10 million from its budget.