How a decade of growth has changed the face of Pasadena, Pasadena’s parks


A decade ago, the city’s oldest and most beloved park was a tony spot that had been mostly neglected for decades.Now, with its own signature outdoor festival, it is one of the citys largest parks and a haven for families.But even as the city prepares for its centennial celebrations in 2018, it will miss out […]

Hunt for a new species in Pasadena’s old-growth woods


Pasadena, Calif.— A young lady with a passion for old-fangled plants is hoping to find the perfect place for her garden in the old-fashioned woodland.The Pasadena Zoo and Botanical Garden’s new garden is on the west side of the city, next to the Santa Fe Trail.The zoo’s garden is a two-acre space that sits on […]