Wednesday, May 27, 2020

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Latest News

BREAKING NEWS

South Pasadena COVID-19 Update | May 27

MEDIA RELEASE: 05/27 Update Cases through 8:00pm 05/26/2020 *including cases reported by Long Beach and Pasadena Health Departments ** includes deaths New Daily Counts (L.A. County) Cases Cases** 933 Deaths 53 Locations Laboratory Confirmed Cases (LCC) 48700 -...

Tournament of Roses | First Ever Virtual RoseBud Parade THURSDAY

MEDIA RELEASE: LIVE on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/roseparade Link to full broadcast available for download after the event: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC42v-L0e7aCw4u5Rw-yaD0A VIDEO preview of float entries available to download Hosted by: Leeza Gibbons and Mark...

Business

Local Business | Lost Parrot Cafe Reopens Thursday

By Esteban Lopez On March 16th, the Lost Parrot Cafe closed to the public due to the coronavirus arriving in our beloved South Pasadena community....

Churches

CalTrans & Ongoing No-710 Issues

Schools | South Pasadena District

Marengo Elementary | Virtual 5th Grade Promotion Scheduled

Celebrating major milestones like graduations and promotions have been put on hold in the traditional sense, forcing schools like those in South Pasadena, to...

South Pasadena News | Featured Articles

South Pasadena COVID-19 Update | May 27

MEDIA RELEASE: 05/27 Update Cases through 8:00pm 05/26/2020 *including cases reported by Long Beach and Pasadena Health Departments **...

A World Less Certain | Whiplash Flashback

In the song "Yesterday" by the Beatles substitute love with the word life.  Yesterday, life was such an...

Reopening South Pasadena | Push for New Protocols

South Pasadena hopes to reopen more businesses and easing restrictions following the Los Angeles County...

Marengo Elementary | Virtual 5th Grade Promotion Scheduled

Celebrating major milestones like graduations and promotions have been put on hold in the traditional...

Climate Action Plan Virtual Community Meeting | Thursday, May 28

The City of South Pasadena will be hosting a virtual community meeting on Thursday, May...

Life Without Football | Future Unknown for Athletics at SPHS

He misses the film sessions preparing for his next opponent, the long, grueling practice sessions,...

Tournament of Roses | First Ever Virtual RoseBud Parade THURSDAY

MEDIA RELEASE: LIVE on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/roseparade Link to full broadcast available for download after the event: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC42v-L0e7aCw4u5Rw-yaD0A VIDEO preview of...

122 Cases in South Pasadena Tuesday | COVID-19 Update

New Daily Counts (L.A County) Cases Cases** 1843 Deaths 27 Locations Laboratory Confirmed Cases (LCC) 47822 - Los Angeles County (excl. LB and Pas) 45387 - Long Beach 1582 - Pasadena 853 Deaths 2143 -...

Letter to the Editor | Freedom: The Ultimate Essential Service

As the Memorial Day weekend passes, we as a nation are fighting the silent enemy...

Norton Simon Museum from Home | May 26

New Video Series: Degas as Sculptor In 2017, Emily Talbot, now chief curator, organized the illuminating...

Operation Gratitude | Boy Scouts Write Letters to Those in Service

It started with the story in the Los Angeles Times on April 27, 2020, page...

Taps across America | Musical Tribute on Memorial Day

A segment on television Sunday gave South Pasadena resident Lissa Reynolds the inspiration to call...

SPUSD Braces for Budget Cuts | Potential $4 Million Loss in Funding from State

During last week’s monthly Board of Education meeting, South Pasadena Unified School District Superintendent Geoff...

Memorial Day 2020 | Somber Remembrance During Unprecedented Times

Observed on the last Monday of May, Memorial Day honors the men and women who...

BREAKING NEWS: SPHS DRIVE-THROUGH GRADUATION IS ON!

FROM SOUTH PASADENA HIGH SCHOOL: (Stay tuned for updates on details) Principal Janet Anderson: Dear Seniors and...

Rialto Theatre Restoration | Beloved Icon Receives Fresh Coat of Paint

When was the last time anyone saw the facade of the greatly renowned Rialto Theatre...

119 Cases in South Pasadena Thursday | COVID-19 Update

MEDIA RELEASE:  Cases through 8:00pm 05/20/2020 *including cases reported by Long Beach and Pasadena Health Departments ** includes...

Tom Nott Passed Away | His Legacy Lives On in South Pasadena

Obituary by the Nott Family: Tomas Don Nott was born in 1940 in Boyle Heights, Los Angeles,...

Mission Bell Project | Carpenter Union’s Appeal Denied

South Pasadena city council members Wednesday denied an appeal filed by the Southwest Regional Council...

COVID Testing Sites | City Seeks to Ameliorate Access for South Pasadena

South Pasadena District 2 Council Member Dr. Marina Khubesrian has been concerned about the level...

City Council | Outdoor Dining Option Discussed for Restaurants

Many restaurants, explained South Pasadena City Councilmember Dr. Marina Khubesrian, will likely not be able...

City Council | Police and Fire Department Chiefs Give COVID-19 Updates

Fire Department Update The number of positive cases of coronavirus in South Pasadena increased by 10...

A World Less Certain | Human Sacrifice

Wouldn’t it be awesome to rev up our engines and lay a patch of smoldering...

Los Angeles County Looks to Open by July 4th | COVID-19 Update

A major milestone could be reached as Los Angeles County officials are hopeful of reopening...

Climate Action Plan | Virtual Meeting Scheduled

A virtual community meeting is scheduled for Thursday, May 28, at 6 p.m. to review...

Pasadena City College | New Loan Program Invests in PCC’s Future Nurses

The Pasadena City College Foundation and the Posey Family Foundation announced last week the Posey...

Face Coverings: How, When & Where to Wear Them | LA County Health Directives

MEDIA RELEASE: Face Coverings: How To Wear Them Have you wondered whether or not you've mastered the...

City of South Pasadena | City Budget Outreach Extended to May 24

PRESS RELEASE: The City has extended the online public outreach tool and survey for the annual...

COVID-19 Update | 116 Cases in South Pasadena

MEDIA RELEASE:  Cases through 8:00pm 05/18/2020 *including cases reported by Long Beach and Pasadena Health Departments ** includes...

NO DRIVE-THRU GRADUATION Says LA Public Health | SPHS Graduation Plans Denied

In a detailed message outlining four important events for seniors as they look to graduate...

Alan Ehrlich is Running for City Council | District 3

A fresh approach, someone with new skill sets are qualities Alan Ehrlich maintains he brings...

COVID-19 Stage 2 Reopening | What’s Open, What’s Not

It’s okay to stroll or cycle down a trail, visit local businesses for curbside service,...

Adverse Effects of Self-Isolation | Losing Track of Time

What day is it? In an ever-changing world where everything seems upside down, struck by a...

WISPPA | Weekly Newsletter May 19, 2020

Dear WISPPA members,   We hope you are safe and well!   There is a city council meeting on...

Nicole’s Founder Passes Away | Au Revoir to a French Gourmet Master

The founder and owner of the beloved Nicole’s Market & Café, Nicole Grandjean, has passed...

18 Deaths in South Pasadena | COVID-19 Update

MEDIA RELEASE:  Cases through 8:00pm 05/17/2020 *including cases reported by Long Beach and Pasadena Health Departments ** includes...