Rose Parade

Louis Zamperini at a news conference, May 9, 2014 in Pasadena, Calif. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

War hero, Olympian Zamperini to lead Rose Parade

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Ninety-seven-year-old World War II hero and former Olympian Louis Zamperini was named grand marshal of the 2015 Rose Parade on Friday. The Tournament of Roses announced the selection in a ceremony […]

05/09/2014

Veteran Los Angeles Dodgers broadcaster and parade grand marshal Vin Scully and his wife, Sandi, ride in the Rose Parade in Pasadena, Calif., Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)

125th Rose Parade highlights

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Floats began parading down streets in Pasadena, kicking off the 125th Rose Parade. Spectators, including many who camped overnight, jammed sidewalks along the 5 1/2-mile route on New Year’s Day under sunny skies. This year’s […]

01/01/2014

Screenshot from KTLA 5 video coverage of the 125th Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena, Calif.

Rose Parade goes off without a hitch

PASADENA (CNS) – All the world loves a parade, and the eyes of the world were on the 125th Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena today, which kicked off under sunny skies, almost-50 degree temperatures, and a […]

01/01/2014

Worker puts the final touches on decorating the Singpoli Group’s Inaugural Rose Parade Float in Pasadena on Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

Live Rose Parade coverage on KFWB News Talk 980!

Listen to the 125th Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena this morning on KFWB! Our Home Wizards hosts Cindy Dole and Eric Stromer will host the pageantry on the air starting at 8 a.m.  

01/01/2014

2014's Tournament of Roses Parade Queen Ana Marie Acosta, has some soccer fun with a group of young AYSO players. (AP Photo/ AYSO, Nancy Newman)

SaveCalifornia calls for Rose Parade boycott

PASADENA (CNS) – The head of a Sacramento-based group is calling for a boycott of the Tournament of Roses Parade because two men will be married aboard the AIDS Healthcare Foundation float. Randy Thomasson, who […]

12/30/2013

Meatball the bear in swimming pool at sanctuary

City approves ‘Meatball’ the bear parade float

GLENDALE, Calif. (AP) — A problem bear that gained a nickname and celebrity by stealing frozen meatballs from a Southern California garage freezer will be depicted on a 2014 Rose Parade float. The Glendale City […]

07/24/2013

Meatball the bear in swimming pool at sanctuary

Meatball the bear may become a Rose Parade float

GLENDALE, Calif. (AP) — Meatball, the bear that gained fame and a nickname by snacking on frozen food in a Southern California garage, could be headed for international stardom. The Glendale City Council is scheduled […]

07/23/2013

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Check out the Doo Dah Parade and Traces

If you’re looking for something to completely take your mind off “real life,” I’ve got JUST the thing……the  Pasadena Doo Dah Parade! The eccentric alter-ego to the Tournament of Roses Parade was named by Readers […]

04/27/2013

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Check out the Doo Dah Parade and Traces

If you’re looking for something to completely take your mind off “real life,” I’ve got JUST the thing……the  Pasadena Doo Dah Parade! The eccentric alter-ego to the Tournament of Roses Parade was named by Readers […]

04/26/2013

The "Galactic Expedition" float from Cal Poly universities in the 2011 Rose Parade. (Photo Credit: AP Photo/Jason Redmond)

Occupy The Rose Parade plans to demonstrate

PASADENA – Occupy demonstrators plan to protest economic injustice at the 123rd annual  Rose Parade on Monday.

12/29/2011

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