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  • Country Analysis: Old Town Pasadena

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    Pasadena is located at the base of the San Gabriel Mountains. It is 11 miles northeast of Los Angeles, east of Glendale and north of Alhambra. Pasadena is now famous for the Tournament of Roses and the Rose Bowl. Pasadena was founded in 1874 by the farmers from the Indiana Colony. It was the home to the Native Americans. Therefore, using a Native American word was good to describe the area. The word Pasadena was chosen for Chippewa Indian word meaning of “Crown of the Valley”. Demographics The population

  • Pasadena

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    Pasadena is located at the base of the San Gabriel Mountains. It is 11 miles northeast of Los Angeles, east of Glendale and north of Alhambra. Most famous of Pasadena is Rose Parade. The numbers of people come every year New Year’s Day for participating rose parade. Populations in Pasadena are mostly students, professors, and many kinds of professionals. North and West Pasadena have high rate of violent crime. Except these two North and West, Pasadena is very safe city. The population of Pasadena

  • Descriptive Essay On Gamble House

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    The Gamble House The Gamble House is historical for its beautiful architecture and its unique design. When I first heard of it I assumed it was known for something more than just its appearance. When I first heard its name I thought it was know for something a bit cooler like a secret place where only the elites would go to gamble and it had a secret room inside where if you were to pull a book off of a bookshelf a door would open and you would find a secret room with poker tables and a bar.

  • The Role Of A Rocket Plane During The 1930 ' S Three Young Men

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    campus in Pasadena, California known by students as the Suicide Squad, for their crazy and often life-threatening engineering antics; but as tensions heated up in Europe, the men’s experiments began to seem less wild to the US government: in 1939, they were awarded $1,000 to conduct research into the development of a rocket plane for use in combat. With the money, the men hired two of their colleagues, Barby and Richard Canright and created a testing site in the Arroyo Seco canyon outside Pasadena. The

  • Community Health And Population Focused Nursing Practicum

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    Assessment 1. The community chosen for this fieldwork practicum is Pasadena, California. Pasadena is a city in Los Angeles County, California. As of 2015, the estimated population of Pasadena was 140,881, making it the 183rd largest city in the United States (City Data, 2015). Pasadena is the ninth-largest city in Los Angeles County. Pasadena is home to the famous Rose Bowl and The Tournament of Roses parade of flowers. The word Pasadena literally means "valley" in the Ojibwa (Chippewa) Indian language

  • Sears Shop Case Study

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    INTRODUCTION: This case involves the suspect stealing merchandise from the Sears Store in violation of PC 459.5(a)-Shoplifting. The suspect was also found to have drug paraphernalia in her possession in violation of H&S 11364(a). LOCATION DESCRIPTION: This incident took place at the Sears Store, which is a large business located at 3801 E. Foothill Boulevard. LOSS/RECOVERED: • (5) Levis Jeans • (11) US Polo shirts Loss/Recovered: $908.06 (see attached receipt) INVESTIGATION:

  • The Greene Brothers 's Influence And Creation Of A New Style

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    By 1893, the Greene brothers established their practice in Pasadena. In their earlier works, their styles varied from New England Shingle, Mission, and Dutch revival. Yet, as explained previously, they later became influenced by Japanese architectural styles. Interestingly, their materiality styles also evolved once they became influences by the Arts and Crafts Movement. Given their expertise with woodworking and metal working learned through the Manual Training School, The Greene brothers’s practice

  • Pasadena Police Department Assignment

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    is tasked with a focus on enhancing officer and public safety and reducing the incidence of crime. I have been employed with the Pasadena Police Department since October of 2015, with ten years of experience from a prior California police department. I feel that my experience and training would allow me to be an effective Tactical Flight Officer for the Pasadena Police Department. During my tenure as a sworn peace officer, I have been assigned to a patrol division for approximately six years

  • Pasadena City College Internship Report

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    During my past three years at Pasadena City College I was able to explore courses and narrow my interests in a way that may not have been possible at an expensive university. While I have always had an interest in the technical and scientific disciplines, out of high school I was unfocused. I wanted to be a part of something that impacted my community in a positive manner. When first looking into careers I never considered a technical based career, mainly due to family career history. However, as

  • South Pasadena Plumber Research Paper

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    When many people have plumbing problems, they attempt to solve them on their own. However, there are a number of benefits that can be reaped from hiring a South Pasadena plumber. South Pasadena plumbers are trained to handle the toughest plumbing issues. You may think that the only time you need to call a South Pasadena plumber is during an emergency. However, it is a good idea to contact a plumber before you have an emergency. You may think that problems like a clogged toilet or sink are easy to

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