EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS Subscribe Make a comment Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Virtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPasadena Public WorksPasadena Water and PowerPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes 0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it More Cool Stuff Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday Government Pasadena Power Launches New E-Newsletter to Provide More Communication With Public Published on Friday, June 19, 2015 | 11:48 am Top of the News Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Community News Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Community News First Heatwave Expected Next Week Business News Herbeauty9 Of The Best Family Friendly Dog BreedsHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyNutritional Strategies To Ease AnxietyHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty10 Of The Most Notorious Female Spies In HistoryHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty15 Countries Where Men Have Difficulties Finding A WifeHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty10 Reasons Why Selena Gomez Has Billions Of FansHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty11 Signs Your Perfectionism Has Gotten Out Of ControlHerbeautyHerbeauty Pasadena Water and Power has added a new communication tool to its community relations arsenal in the form of an e-newsletter that every customer can opt to receive by email.PWP General Manager Phyllis Currie said the monthly newsletter, Watts Current, will make customers aware of enhancements in the city’s water and electricity infrastructure, and strengthen partnerships with other institutions and community organizations in Pasadena.“It will also update you on rebates and incentives that will help you save money and energy- and water-efficient,” PWP said in announcement.The e-newsletter intends to provide the Pasadena community with up-to-date info about PWP’s initiatives, projects, customer programs, rebates and other resources.This early, PWP said, the newsletter has already to be a successful communication tool.“PWP has received a number of follow-up inquiries from residents, as well as sign-ups for upcoming events and workshops that were highlighted in the newsletter.”Watts Current’s inaugural issue included a drought update that also appears on the website of other city departments, and announced the City Council’s decision to move to Level 2 Water Supply Shortage Plan. Level 2 was approved on June 1 and took effect the day after.The issue also included news about PWP’s high school senior scholarship winners and an introduction to its new programs and workshops.Watts Current is now circulated among almost 30,000 recipients, who can also access PWP’s other online resources including rebate forms and event registration instructions.Customers may subscribe to the e-newsletter by registering on www.pwpweb.com/e-newsletter. Name (required) Mail (required) (not be published) Website Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadena
Two people had to abandon ship after their boat burst into flames at John’s Pass, off Treasure Island and Madeira Beach on Friday.Officials say the boat caught fire when the two people aboard refueling to the ship.The boat began burning in the middle of the water and then sunk, prompting the passengers to jump into the water.The pair suffered minor burns and reportedly took themselves to the hospital after the incident.The cause of the explosion and fire are now under investigation.