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A Push for Hero Pay | Community Beseeches Council to Adopt...

Armed with sharpies, residents Helen Tran, Anne Bagasao, John Srebalus, and Ella Hushagen, inscribed the names of South Pasadena Councilmembers on individual grocery-laden bags....

Food Bank Delivers Much Needed Help in South Pasadena

Trucks from the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank began unloading at 6 a.m. Thursday morning in the Holy Family Giving Bank parking lot. Vehicles...

Community-Led Homeless Count in El Sereno | SATURDAY

PRESS RELEASE When: February 27, 2021 at 3 PM What: Working in pairs, volunteers will visit homeless encampments throughout El Sereno to learn from homeless families...

Schools | South Pasadena District

School Opening Update | SPUSD Votes for SPMS and SPHS Hybrid...

By Superintendent Geoff Yantz, Ed.D. Every week during the pandemic, we have faced new challenges and developed solutions, and this week is no exception. Changes...

Moffat St Development Gets Greenlight from City Council Despite Heavy Homeowner...

Despite a universal wave of neighborhood opposition, the South Pasadena City Council on Feb. 17 upheld permits for a private extension of South Pasadena’s...

Letter to the Editor | City of South Pasadena Legal Team...

South Pasadena City Council Members should know the answers to these questions at Wednesday's Council Meeting: 1.) On Friday, Jennifer Pancake told the judge that...

South Pasadena News | Featured Articles

Car Accident on Fremont Ave | Expanded Collision at Rollin St

5 cars were involved in 2 separate traffic collisions at the same intersection of Fremont...

School Opening Update | SPUSD Votes for SPMS and SPHS Hybrid Learning

By Superintendent Geoff Yantz, Ed.D. Every week during the pandemic, we have faced new challenges and...

A Push for Hero Pay | Community Beseeches Council to Adopt Motion for Retail Workers

Armed with sharpies, residents Helen Tran, Anne Bagasao, John Srebalus, and Ella Hushagen, inscribed the...

4th of July Parade, Concerts in Park Still on Hold

Easter is on the horizon, but due to COVID-19, South Pasadena’s annual Spring Eggstravaganza will...

City Council Gives Final Approval for Seven Patios

The South Pasadena City Council on Wednesday upheld the Planning Commission’s approval of the 60-unit,...
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Restoring the Historic Theatre | Interview with Rialto Preservationist Escott O. Norton

He’s been described as a preservationist, historic theater aficionado and, perhaps most proudly, the founder...

Moffat St Development Gets Greenlight from City Council Despite Heavy Homeowner Opposition

Despite a universal wave of neighborhood opposition, the South Pasadena City Council on Feb. 17...

SPUSD Snapshot | SPHS Sophomore Abigail Choi Selected as Winner in J. Paul Getty Museum Artwork Competition

Congratulations to SPHS sophomore Abigail Choi on being selected as one of 34 winners, ages...

Golden State Stimulus Package and Small Business Grants | Senator Anthony J. Portantino

Message from Hon. Anthony J. Portantino, Senator, District 25 Last week the Governor and Legislature took...

Arts Are Essential | March 5 – 12, 2021

Pasadena Playhouse and Vroman’s Bookstore  presents  the live streaming of Another Day’s Begun: Exploring Our...

Pasadena Tournament of Roses | Plans for 2022 Rose Parade and Rose Bowl Game

MEDIA RELEASE For more than 130 years, the Pasadena Tournament of Roses® Association has welcomed each...

Voices of Change: Still We Rise

Voices of Change: Still We Rise: On Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at 3:30 PM PST,...

Schools Reopening | Arroyo Vista’s Video of What to Do

South Pasadena: Arroyo Vista Elementary School is ready to go with a solid plan, and...

Carefirst Free Webinar | Effective City Council Oversight of Police Operations & Budgets

PRESS RELEASE As cities deal with reduced revenue and the need for social services rises, police...

LA County Homeless Initiative | Join the Fight to House Every Californian

MEDIA RELEASE Show Your Support Today and Urge State Lawmakers to Pass AB 71: Bring California Home Los...

Public Health COVID Update | As Transmission Decreases, L.A. County Remains in Most Restrictive Tier

MEDIA RELEASE The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) has confirmed 91 new...

2022 Rose Parade | SPTOR Comes Up with Creative Ways to Raise Funds for City Float

Hearing no discouraging words – yet – South Pasadena Tournament of Roses officials are pressing...

South Pasadena Public Library Announces California Young Reader Medal Virtual Storytimes

The California Young Reader Medal (CYRM) program encourages recreational reading of popular literature by the...

Public Health | Outdoor Youth and Adult Recreational Sports Allowed with Safety Measures

MEDIA RELEASE The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) has confirmed 136 new...

SPUSD Reopening Updates | February 26, 2021

Dear SPUSD Families, Faculty, Staff, and Administrators, Over the past week, we have safely welcomed our...

Community-Led Homeless Count in El Sereno | SATURDAY

PRESS RELEASE When: February 27, 2021 at 3 PM What: Working in pairs, volunteers will visit homeless...