Photo of Trader Joe's sign

Trader Joe’s Lets Us Be Snobs at Reasonable Prices

For years, I’ve told children, newspaper editors, and other credulous people that I’m the Joe of Trader Joe’s. That’s a lie. But it’s true that the store and I grew up in the very same neighborhood. As a Pasadena child, I would ride my bike two blocks from ...
Photo of a businessman with the word "investigation" signifying potential fraud

Feds Arrest Fresno Man in $1 Million Fraud Scheme

Federal agents arrested a Fresno man, Kenneth Shane Patterson, at his home Friday morning after he was indicted by a grand jury for wire fraud, bank fraud, and tax evasion. According to federal court documen...
Architect's rendering of new Kaiser Permanente Medical School in Pasadena

New California Medical School Waives Tuition for 1st Classes

PASADENA — Tuition will be waived for the first five classes of students at the new Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine in Southern California. Kaiser Permanente announced Tuesday that the school being built in Pasadena has received preliminary accreditati...