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FanDuel and Twin River Casino Holdings have agreed to a market access partnership which would see the FanDuel sportsbook app launched in Colorado when legal sports betting becomes available in the state. Casino & games Topics: Casino & games Sports betting 27th January 2020 | By Daniel O’Boyle FanDuel and Twin River Casino Holdings have agreed to a market access partnership which would see the FanDuel sportsbook app launched in Colorado when legal sports betting becomes available in the state.Colorado will be the fifth state in which the FanDuel online and mobile sportsbook will be available.However, the operator will not launch a retail product in the state. Twin River revealed today that FanDuel’s rival DraftKings will launch a retail sportsbook at the Twin River Mardi Gras Casino in Black Hawk, Colorado, as well as an online product.Matt King, chief executive of FanDuel Group, said Twin River’s experience and Colorado’s betting framework made the deal an ideal one for his company.Read more on iGB North America. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitter Subscribe to the iGaming newsletter Regions: US Colorado Email Address Twin River agrees second Colorado betting deal with FanDuel
Church of Wales rejects complaints over Bishop of Llandaff selection Anglican Communion Inaugural Diocesan Feast Day Celebrating Juneteenth San Francisco, CA (and livestream) June 19 @ 2 p.m. PT The Church Pension Fund Invests $20 Million in Impact Investment Fund Designed to Preserve Workforce Housing Communities Nationwide Church Pension Group Rector Collierville, TN Posted Apr 3, 2017 Course Director Jerusalem, Israel Ya no son extranjeros: Un diálogo acerca de inmigración Una conversación de Zoom June 22 @ 7 p.m. ET Rector Hopkinsville, KY Director of Music Morristown, NJ Press Release Service Associate Priest for Pastoral Care New York, NY Virtual Celebration of the Jerusalem Princess Basma Center Zoom Conversation June 19 @ 12 p.m. ET Assistant/Associate Priest Scottsdale, AZ [Anglican Communion News Service] The Church in Wales has rejected claims of “deeply inappropriate” conduct during the selection process for a new bishop of Llandaff.A gay clergyman, Dean of St Albans Jeffrey John, accused the church of homophobia after he was rejected for the role. He is understood to have received over half the votes, but not the two thirds required.Full article. Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Hires Reverend Kevin W. VanHook, II as Executive Director Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Rector Bath, NC Rector and Chaplain Eugene, OR Submit a Press Release Rector Smithfield, NC Curate (Associate & Priest-in-Charge) Traverse City, MI Tags Rector (FT or PT) Indian River, MI Seminary of the Southwest announces appointment of two new full time faculty members Seminary of the Southwest An Evening with Presiding Bishop Curry and Iconographer Kelly Latimore Episcopal Migration Ministries via Zoom June 23 @ 6 p.m. ET Join the Episcopal Diocese of Texas in Celebrating the Pauli Murray Feast Online Worship Service June 27 Submit a Job Listing Rector Tampa, FL In-person Retreat: Thanksgiving Trinity Retreat Center (West Cornwall, CT) Nov. 24-28 Episcopal Migration Ministries’ Virtual Prayer Vigil for World Refugee Day Facebook Live Prayer Vigil June 20 @ 7 p.m. ET Rector Shreveport, LA Rector Belleville, IL Assistant/Associate Rector Morristown, NJ Rector Knoxville, TN Missioner for Disaster Resilience Sacramento, CA Associate Rector Columbus, GA Rector Martinsville, VA Remember Holy Land Christians on Jerusalem Sunday, June 20 American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem Rector Pittsburgh, PA Assistant/Associate Rector Washington, DC Rector Washington, DC Priest-in-Charge Lebanon, OH Submit an Event Listing Curate Diocese of Nebraska Bishop Diocesan Springfield, IL Rector/Priest in Charge (PT) Lisbon, ME Youth Minister Lorton, VA TryTank Experimental Lab and York St. John University of England Launch Survey to Study the Impact of Covid-19 on the Episcopal Church TryTank Experimental Lab Associate Rector for Family Ministries Anchorage, AK Canon for Family Ministry Jackson, MS Family Ministry Coordinator Baton Rouge, LA The Church Investment Group Commends the Taskforce on the Theology of Money on its report, The Theology of Money and Investing as Doing Theology Church Investment Group Director of Administration & Finance Atlanta, GA New Berrigan Book With Episcopal Roots Cascade Books Featured Events Rector Albany, NY Featured Jobs & Calls Priest Associate or Director of Adult Ministries Greenville, SC AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to PrintFriendlyPrintFriendlyShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to EmailEmailShare to MoreAddThis This Summer’s Anti-Racism Training Online Course (Diocese of New Jersey) June 18-July 16 Cathedral Dean Boise, ID
ArchDaily Houses ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/115008/house-in-nasu-kazunori-fujimoto-architect-associates Clipboard Japan Save this picture!Courtesy of Kazunori Fujimoto Architect & Associates+ 22 Share House in Nasu / Kazunori Fujimoto Architect & AssociatesSave this projectSaveHouse in Nasu / Kazunori Fujimoto Architect & Associates Architects: Kazunori Fujimoto Architect & Associates Area Area of this architecture project Projects CopyHouses•Nasushiobara-shi, Japan ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/115008/house-in-nasu-kazunori-fujimoto-architect-associates Clipboard CopyAbout this officeKazunori Fujimoto Architect & AssociatesOfficeFollowProductConcrete#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesDabasNasushiobara-shiHouses3D ModelingJapanPublished on February 24, 2011Cite: “House in Nasu / Kazunori Fujimoto Architect & Associates” 24 Feb 2011. ArchDaily. Accessed 12 Jun 2021.
ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/889427/hug-house-react-architects Clipboard Save this picture!© George MessaritakisHouses•Paros, Greece Greece Area: 150 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project “COPY” “COPY” Photographs: George Messaritakis+ 61Curated by María Francisca González Share Hug House / React ArchitectsSave this projectSaveHug House / React Architects CopyAbout this officeReact ArchitectsOfficeFollowProductsStoneConcrete#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesParosGreecePublished on February 22, 2018Cite: “Hug House / React Architects” 22 Feb 2018. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021.
Architects: Studio 804 Area Area of this architecture project ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/949981/722-ash-street-house-studio-804 Clipboard Landscape Architecture United States ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/949981/722-ash-street-house-studio-804 Clipboard 722 Ash Street House / Studio 804Save this projectSave722 Ash Street House / Studio 804 2020 722 Ash Street House / Studio 804 “COPY” CopyLandscape Architecture, Houses•Lawrence, United States Save this picture!© Corey Gaffer – Gaffer Photography+ 20Curated by Paula Pintos Share ArchDaily Manufacturers: AutoDesk, FunderMax, Hansgrohe, Owens Corning, Tremco, ConTech Lighting, Daltile, Elkay, Fisher & Paykel, Knight Wall Systems, Kohler, Much more than a window, Pella EFCO, Prosoco, Richelieu, Richlite, Sherwin-Williams, Stego, VaproShield, 475 High Performance Building Supply, +24Architectural Grille, Atlas Roofing, Bradford White, Cleveland Forge, Draper Shade, Duravit, EXLTUBE, Famco, Fiberlite Technologies, Inc., Jamsill, MOSA Tile via Virginia Tile, National Gypsum, Penofin, Renvu, SFS Intec, Samsung, Schluter System, Square D, Steel It, Sunlite Science & Technology, Tristar Glass inc, Velux, WR Meadows, WT Shade-24 Lead Architects: Photographs Photographs: Corey Gaffer – Gaffer Photography Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project “COPY” Products translation missing: en-US.post.svg.material_description Studio 804, Inc. University of Kansas, School of Architecture and Design Dan Rockhill, Executive Director and Distinguished Professor Structural Engineer: Barney Schwabauer, Norton & Schmidt Area: 2000 ft² Year Completion year of this architecture project Year: Products used in this ProjectWood Boards / HPL PanelsFundermaxWoodgrain Colors – Exterior Architectural PanelsStudents Of Studio 804 2020:Leah Ferrara, Maddy Irwin, Maggy Dickherber, Nate Hulse, Norah Swift, Riley Estrada, Abbie Ford, Brady Whitehill, Casey Chura, Vinny Hyunh, Abby Eleeson, Ace Brown, Dakota Tubbs, Gabby Foster, Jack Swezy, Jean-Marc Juston, Kaitlyn Hoines, Kelly Schorn, Lindsey Freund, Ryan Evenson, Tiffany Nguyen, Abbie Ford Abby Eleeson Ace Brown Brady Whitehill Casey Chura Dakota Tubbs Gabby Foster Jack Swezy Jean-Marc Juston Kaitlyn Hoines Kelly Schorn Leah Ferrara Lindsey Freund Maddy Irwin Maggy Dickherber Nate Hulse Norah Swift Riley Estrada Ryan Evenson Tiffany Nguyen Vinny HyunhCity:LawrenceCountry:United StatesMore SpecsLess SpecsSave this picture!© Corey Gaffer – Gaffer PhotographyText description provided by the architects. The 722 Ash Street House consists of a 1500 sf primary house with a contiguous 500 sf accessory dwelling. The project is set in the rich culture of North Lawrence, its rear property line abuts the Lawrence levee trail which runs for nine miles along the north bank of the Kansas River.Save this picture!© Corey Gaffer – Gaffer PhotographySave this picture!© Corey Gaffer – Gaffer PhotographyNorth Lawrence is known for its quality soil, large trees, curbless streets and random size parcels before it breaks into larger farms further from the urban center. It is built on the typical orthogonal grid of American development, but it represents the older growth of the city prior to urban planners and zoning regulations. The rumble of freight trains and farm trucks in the shadows of the towering grain elevators are only blocks away. It is home to many who enjoy being only a bridge crossing away from Lawrence’s vibrant downtown but are far enough away to maintain their independence from many of the restrictions on living near the historic district. They can work in their large gardens and toiling in their garages and shops in a manner more rural than urban. Save this picture!© Corey Gaffer – Gaffer PhotographySave this picture!SectionSave this picture!© Corey Gaffer – Gaffer PhotographyThe house on 722 Ash St. is imbued with the character of North Lawrence and the Levee Trail area. The design was inspired by the Midwestern farmstead vernacular of the region. These timeless vernacular qualities house all the accommodations necessary for modern, sustainable living. A unique feature of this house is the Accessory Dwelling Unit permitted in the zoning district. It is a small separate residence on the same lot that can be used for income property or for extended family members. It also supports the city of Lawrence’s goals of increased density close to downtown rather than continued sprawl into the countryside.Save this picture!© Corey Gaffer – Gaffer PhotographyThe buildings use technology and common-sense design to reduce the building’s footprint and assure the owners low energy use and costs. A 4.9 Kw solar collection system is located on the only south facing gable and the super insulated envelopes (r-62 roof and r-35 walls) of all three forms easily exceeds the standards. Studio 804 continues their long standing pattern of maintaining the highest level of sustainable design while remaining contextually sensitive to the surrounding community. This house, like every Studio 804 project since 2008, is USGBC LEED Platinum Certified.Save this picture!© Corey Gaffer – Gaffer PhotographyStudio 804 is a comprehensive one year fully hands on design build experience offered by the University of Kansas Department of Architecture. It is a not-for profit 501(c)3 corporation whose participants are graduate students committed to the continued research and development of affordable, sustainable and inventive building solutions. We design and build a new building every year. Save this picture!© Corey Gaffer – Gaffer PhotographyStudio 804 are leaders in sustainable design and has competed 14 LEED Platinum Certified buildings and 3 Passive House Institute US certified buildings. All designed and built by students. Save this picture!© Corey Gaffer – Gaffer PhotographyProject gallerySee allShow lessHousing and Workshop Weilerstraße / CAPE, Prof. Markus Binder & Schleicher ragaller …Selected ProjectsIslesboro Residence, Boathouse & Studio / Andrew Berman ArchitectSelected Projects Share CopyAbout this officeStudio 804OfficeFollowProductWood#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsLandscape ArchitectureResidential ArchitectureHousesLawrenceOn FacebookUnited StatesPublished on October 27, 2020Cite: “722 Ash Street House / Studio 804” 26 Oct 2020. ArchDaily. Accessed 10 Jun 2021.
The National Trust begins a phased reopening of some of its gardens and parklands in England and Northern Ireland this week, using advance bookings to limit visitor numbers.From Wednesday, 3 June, the Trust will begin reopening a small number of gardens and parklands with more to follow over the coming weeks. All admission will be by pre-booked ticket only and people can now book their tickets in advance on property web pages. They are free for Trust members, and other visitors will pay an admission fee.All the Trust’s houses, shops, holiday cottages and campsites remain closed in line with government guidelines.The charity will only reopen where social distancing can be observed, and these locations will open to around a third of their normal capacity at any one time. Visitors arriving at reopening properties by car will be asked to show pre-booked tickets through their vehicle window before parking. Those arriving on foot will have bookings checked by staff who will adhere to social distancing.Director General Hilary McGrady said:“We want to provide safe, local, welcoming spaces for people, and wherever possible we will open our gardens and parks, and coast and countryside car parks.“The fresh air, bird song, big skies and open spaces people have missed will be there, but things will be very different, particularly at first. We want to thank people for their patience and support while we gradually begin reopening and welcoming our visitors.”English Heritage is also planning to reopen some of its outdoor spaces and historic sites. On 13 June it will start the first phase, with further sites reopening in early July. It hopes to have all sites open again by August.Visitor numbers will also be limited and people will again need to book in advance and arrive during a time slot.The first sites to reopen will be announced around 8 June, and it will let members know by email ahead of this.Opening attractions and allowing face-to-face contact is essential for charities restarting, research by the Charities Aid Foundation (CAF) has highlighted.Its survey of 539 charities was taken after the slight easing in lockdown measures in England was announced but most charities (75%) said the initial measures would have little or no impact on their ability to cope with the effects of the pandemic.When asked to identify the steps that would make the biggest difference to their ability to reopen many of their services, almost one in three (28%) singled out a return to face-to-face contact with clients. Others pointed to reopening of community centres (18%) and visitor attractions such as museums and gardens (13%). The reopening of charity shops and cafes were also listed as important.Previous research showed that some charities have made significant changes in response to the crisis with 4 in 10 (39%) saying they had found an alternative or innovative way to deliver a service (such as turning a soup kitchen into a meal delivery service for vulnerable people). A quarter (25%) reported that they had found a new way to reach their beneficiaries, largely by relying on technology to keep in touch.Susan Pinkney, Head of Research at CAF, said: Advertisement AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis1 National Trust begins phased reopening this week Main image: Corfe Castle in Dorset is one of the properties reopening. 465 total views, 2 views today 466 total views, 3 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis1 “We know the effect of this crisis meant that just when so many charities were facing incredible demand for services, their ability to deliver was also curtailed.“So many charities have impressed with their ability to move quickly to find another way of delivering services or teaming up with other charities and partners to help their communities.“This survey tells us that charities, like so many others, are looking towards the future and trying to assess how they can rebuild their capacity safely.” Melanie May | 1 June 2020 | News Tagged with: COVID-19 National Trust About Melanie May Melanie May is a journalist and copywriter specialising in writing both for and about the charity and marketing services sectors since 2001. She can be reached via www.thepurplepim.com.
Previous articleHoroscope: September 20, 2017Next articleTCU Climbing is more than just a wall Elizabeth Hinz RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Cost of textbooks on the rise Abortion access threatened as restrictive bills make their way through Texas Legislature Study ranks TCU third for liquor-law violations per 10,000 students Facebook printhttps://vimeo.com/234576870 Tap, ballet and pointe shoes intermixed with bare feet rushed on stage as the directors called the dancers together – but these directors were 16 and 17 years old.Students did all their own choreography and directing for the annual Choreography Concert at the Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts Friday night.About 500 people attended the concert, which showcased 20 dances in the Walsh Center for Performing Arts auditorium.Lead director Kelsey Cockerham with directors-in-training Makayla Lane and Savina Haase held auditions and rehearsals and helped prepare the student dancers for concert night.“Throughout rehearsal, we’ve been watching them and helping them clean their dances and such,” Lane said. “For a lot of them, it’s probably their first time choreographing a piece and performing their work.”High school senior Adrian Green performed a contemporary solo that he choreographed this summer in his living room.“I love the concept of this concert because every other concert that you’re ever going to see for dance is basically teachers teaching students to dance,” Green said. “I think this is really cool because it gives students more independence on what they want to do and express themselves.”Seventh-grader Addison Gardner performed a contemporary dance and has been choreographing her own solos since she was in fifth grade.“I really like choreographing my own piece because I get to show what I can do besides what my studio does and my dance teacher does,” Gardner said. “This concert is not set on one thing, one type of dancer or one type of age so I really like that.”High school students Mya Bryant and Gabrielle Kasprzak performed a duet contemporary dance to the song “Alaska” by Maggie Rogers.“It’s good to see different dancers, different personalities and different choreography and the individuality that comes with it,” Bryant said. “I just think it’s really awesome how kids as young as third grade can choreograph such amazing pieces and perform them, and same for every other grade in this school.”After concert night, the students traded their director headsets and dance shoes for school books and tennis shoes. Lane said she hopes the audience appreciated the responsibility the students demonstrated in their choreography and directing.“The audience–we just want them to get inspired because the younger generations are stepping up to becoming choreographers and directors of shows,” she said. Elizabeth Hinzhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/elizabeth-hinz/ Grains to grocery: One bread maker brings together farmers and artisans at locally-sourced store + posts Elizabeth Hinzhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/elizabeth-hinz/ Elizabeth Hinz Supreme Court allows Birdville prayer case to stand Elizabeth Hinzhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/elizabeth-hinz/ ReddIt Elizabeth Hinz is a sophomore journalism major from Sugar Land, Texas. Twitter Linkedin Twitter Recruitment brings college dance opportunities to Arlington Heights High School Linkedin ReddIt Elizabeth Hinzhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/elizabeth-hinz/ Facebook Fort Worth set to elect first new mayor in 10 years Saturday
Ben Auten is a junior sports broadcasting major from Charleston, South Carolina. He is an avid sports fan; he especially loves college basketball, baseball, and soccer. printIn front of nearly 1,500 fans, No. 9 TCU (15-3, 2-0) led from start to finish, defeating the No. 14 Oklahoma Sooners 4-2.“Our fans and our alumni came from all over the country and enjoyed one of the most fun days in TCU program history today,” head coach David Roditi said.The match was delayed by weather and eventually moved indoors due to lightning, but that didn’t slow the Frogs.Bertus Kruger and Reese Stalder defeated Oklahoma’s James Davis and Max Stewart 6-4 to secure the doubles point for the Frogs, who jumped out to an early 1-0 in the match.Stalder then defeated Stewart in singles play 6-2, 6-1 and picked up his second win of the evening.Oklahoma (17-3, 2-1) got a real boost from No. 45 Alex Bakshi, who downed Alex Rybakov on court one 6-3, 6-2. Rybakov, the Frogs’ top player, had been beaten, leaving TCU with only a 2-1 lead in the match.TCU’s Trevor Johnson picked up a win on court two before Oklahoma’s Ferran Calvo defeated No. 48 Alastair Gray 6-4, 6-1 to keep the Sooners alive.Despite the late drama, Kruger came through for the Frogs on court six, beating Oklahoma’s Stefano Tsorotiotis 6-2, 6-4 to clinch a 4-2 win for TCU.“What a day for our program,” Roditi said. “[Oklahoma] have been winning so much and we knew it was going to be a battle and it was a battle like it always is.” Center for International Studies creates new study abroad option Ben Autenhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/ben-auten/ ReddIt Previous articleBeach volleyball ends regular season in the Battle on the BayouNext articleNo. 9 men’s tennis sweeps No. 11 Oklahoma State, 4-0 Ben Auten RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Another series win lands TCU Baseball in the top 5, earns Sikes conference award Ben Auten Neeley School professor hosting ‘Entrepreneurship Boot Camp’ Facebook What we’re reading: Congress making moves Ben Autenhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/ben-auten/ Ben Autenhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/ben-auten/ Twitter Twitter Facebook + posts ReddIt Linkedin New medical school will not reserve seats for TCU students TCU rowing program strengthens after facing COVID-19 setbacks Linkedin Ben Autenhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/ben-auten/ TCU baseball finds their biggest fan just by saying hello
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Required fields are marked * First Heatwave Expected Next Week David Lourie, MD, Director, Bariatric Surgery Program, Huntington HospitalHuntington Memorial Hospital has been named as one of the first healthcare facilities in the nation to receive a Blue Distinction® Center+ designation in the area of bariatric surgery by the Blue Distinctions Centers for Specialty Care program. Blue Distinction® Centers are nationally designated healthcare facilities shown to deliver quality specialty care based on objective measures, which were developed with input from the medical community, for patient safety and better health outcomes.To receive a Blue Distinction Center+ for Bariatric Surgery designation, a healthcare facility must demonstrate success in meeting patient safety as well as bariatric-specific quality measures, including complications and readmissions, for gastric stapling and/or gastric banding procedures. A healthcare facility must also have earned national accreditations at both the facility level and the bariatric care-specific level, as well as demonstrate better cost efficiency relative to its peers.Quality is key: only those facilities that first meet Blue Distinction’s nationally-established, objective quality measures will be considered for designation as a Blue Distinction Center+. Huntington Hospital is proud to be recognized by our local health plan, Anthem Blue Cross for meeting the rigorous selection criteria for bariatric surgery set by the Blue Distinction Centers for Specialty Care program.“On behalf of the entire bariatric team, we are honored to be recognized as a Blue Distinction® Center,” said David Lourie, MD, director, bariatric surgery program, Huntington Hospital. “Bariatric surgery is an effective tool for patients who have obesity-related conditions, such as type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, and heart disease, and is used as part of comprehensive plans developed by our team. By following these plans, we have been able to help thousands of people improve their quality of life, which often includes educating them about nutrition, exercise and behavior modifications.”Research shows that facilities designated as Blue Distinction Centers+ demonstrate better quality and improved outcomes for patients compared with their peers. On average, Blue Distinction Centers+ are also 20 percent or more cost efficient than non-BDC+ designated healthcare facilities.Since 2006, the Blue Distinction Centers for Specialty Care program has helped patients find quality providers for their specialty care needs in the areas of bariatric surgery, cardiac care, complex and rare cancers, knee and hip replacements, spine surgery, and transplants while encouraging healthcare professionals to improve the care they deliver. For more information about the program and for a complete listing of the designated facilities, please visit www.bcbs.com/bluedistinction.People interested in learning more about the various options available regarding the surgical treatment of obesity are invited to attend one of the bariatric symposiums held atHuntington Hospital. They take place the first Wednesday of each month from 7-9 p.m. People may also find a physician by calling (800) 903-9233.About Huntington HospitalHuntington Hospital, www.HuntingtonHospital.com, is a 625-bed not-for-profit hospital located in Pasadena. It has been ranked nationally by U.S. News and World Report in two specialties and was named among the top hospitals in California. The hospital is on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/HuntingtonMemorialHospital and on Twitter at @HuntingtonNews. Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday Top of the News faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Donald CommunityPCC- COMMUNITYVirtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPasadena Public WorksPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadena