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2018 Black History Parade Video & Photo Gallery 

After a low turnout last year due to a weather delay, the Pasadena Black History Parade was held on a beautiful Saturday morning and a couple thousand spectators came out to see the 36th Annual, which makes the Pasadena parade...

Michael Zinzun: Pasadena's Real Black Panther Superhero

With all of the excitement going on about the new Black Panther film, we want to remind everyone that here in Pasadena had a real Black Panther superhero decades ago in Michael Zinzun. 

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I'm That Girl: Future Models Through Role Models

It takes extraordinary courage to share your story. Sometimes we are scared of what others may think and we don’t want to feel or be vulnerable. But we are soon reminded that our stories have power, they have the power to help uplift...

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The Heart Truth for African-American Women

The month of February is known to many as the month associated with love because of Valentines Day. Statistics show that thousands of dollars are spent on this day to justify love, but statistics also say that heart disease is the #1 health enemy of African-American women.

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Black Role Models

It’s 2018, a new year and a new opportunity for success. However, whereas in the past a sense of hope typically accompanies the New Year, a feeling that this coming year will be better than the previous one, it seems like 2018 is distinctly lacking those feelings of optimism.

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Steven Sneed tells why Pasadena: The Documentary, had to be Made in Dena

Steven Sneed was greatly impacted by gang violence growing up in Pasadena California.  Witnessing a man being shot and killed and losing family and friends to the justice system was traumatizing...

Brown, Hamilton Lead Bulldogs to Lopsided Victory over Muir 

Darius Brown of the Pasadena High School basketball team had his best game of the season as he scored 20 points to help lead the Bulldogs to a 81-62 victory when the two teams met Friday night at Maranatha High School.

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