Justin Chapman

Stories by Justin Chapman


Award-winning writer, director and Pasadena resident Charlie Kaufman releases ‘Anomalisa,’ a stop-motion animation feature film initially funded via Kickstarter

Author Justin Chapman Date 12/17/2015
Sir Silly

Monty Python’s John Cleese visits Pasadena this week to discuss something completely different

Author Justin Chapman Date 11/05/2015
Visions of Tomorrow

What will the Crown City look like in 30 years?

Author Justin Chapman Date 07/17/2014
'Sustainable' summer

Earth-conscious developers host a day of educational workshops and discussions to celebrate summer solstice 

Author Justin Chapman Date 06/18/2014
A man for our times

Marvin Schachter celebrates 90 years and reflects on his ‘accidental’ life as a liberal icon 

Author Justin Chapman Date 04/23/2014
'Food Justice'

Pasadena’s Health Department, local organizations and community gardens aim to flood the city’s ‘food deserts’ with affordable, quality food

Author Justin Chapman Date 04/17/2014
Just in time

USGS, Caltech and others are developing a system that will issue warnings moments before an earthquake

Author Justin Chapman Date 04/17/2014
Top Cop

Six candidates looking to replace former LA County Sheriff Lee Baca trade barbs, ideas for reform at Pasadena forum  

Author Justin Chapman Date 04/08/2014
'Common' understanding

Newly implemented educational standards prepare students for college and careers

Author Justin Chapman Date 02/27/2014
'Creating peace'

The first interfaith high school teaches children about their religion in the context of other faiths

Author Justin Chapman Date 02/27/2014
Cinema City

The first-ever Pasadena International Film Festival kicks off Wednesday

Author Justin Chapman Date 02/05/2014
Stretching the truth

Former reporter Kathy Braidhill claims the city fudged the facts about her Pilates business  

Author Justin Chapman Date 02/05/2014
A pound of prevention

Expanded Humane Society facility hopes to meet challenge of growing pet populations

Author Justin Chapman Date 01/30/2014
The wrong tree?

Council changes position on pit bull ordinance  

Author André Coleman , Justin Chapman Date 01/29/2014
Counting down

Pasadena’s homeless population has declined in recent years, thanks in large part to people like Joe Colletti and organizations like Friends in Deed 

Author Justin Chapman , Nick Smith Date 01/23/2014