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Take Me Out to the Ballgame | Stories and Peanuts Fly...

Down the stretch, with momentum on their side, Ned Colletti believes the Dodgers are ready to punch their ticket to a sixth straight National...

MUSIC THIS WEEKEND | Gavlak Returns

If you want to hear some loud rock that speaks volumes and also offers good, clean fun, go see Gavlak Saturday at Old Towne Pub...

415 Oaklawn Avenue Transitions South Pasadena History to New Owners

Derek: “You have got to be kidding me! Look at the scale of that work of art on the master bedroom ceiling. That’s unbelievable!...

WINNERS | Cruz’n For Roses

Judges were given the difficult task of awarding the top vehicles entered in last Sunday’s Cruz’n for Roses Hot Rod and Classic Car Show. More...

School Board Candidate Drops Out

A fifth candidate seeking a seat on the South Pasadena Board of Education, whose name will appear on the ballot, has reportedly dropped out...

Council Adopts UUT Repeal Plan

The City Council has adopted a financial plan that would cut $3.4 million from the municipal budget if a challenge to the City’s Utility...

Throwback Thursday | Historic Subway Tunnel Still on Raymond Hill

The Raymond was demolished in 1934, but a hotel-access tunnel remains intact on Raymond Hill today. A unique feature of South Pasadena’s resort hotel was...

Tigers Win Sixteen Straight Games

It doesn’t matter much to Ed Smith that his South Pasadena High frosh/soph team is on a tear, rolling past every opponent in its...

LA Dodgers Executive Ned Colletti Returns to South Pasadena Library

The Ned Colletti Author Night will be presented on Thursday, September 20 in the South Pasadena Library Community Room. Ned will be discussing his...

Thousands of People Show For Cruz’n For Roses

Over the years, he’s been hailed as “Mr. South Pasadena,” and Sunday, there he was again, doing what he does best, giving up his...

UPDATE | School Board On Time and On Budget

It’s on time and on budget. Those are words community members like to hear when it comes to projects under construction in the South Pasadena...

Tigers Look to Rebound Against Eagle Rock

Johnny Xiao heard the friendly ribbing from his teammates when the football seemed like a brick as he struggled to hang on to it...

Police and Fire Open House Drew a Crowd

South Pasadena Police Officer Chris Perez and Department K-9, Barry, were on hand to greet local South Pasadena children and residents coming to the...

Tigers Football | South Pasadena Falls to 2-3 in Friday Night...

It was a game South Pasadena High coach Jeff Chi thought his club had a solid chance of winning , but neighboring Alhambra came...

CALTRANS HOMES SALES | Letter to the Editor

Open Letter to Caltrans and to Elected Officials September 8, 2018 To the Following Elected Officials: Laurie Berman, Caltrans Director Jennifer Lowden, Caltrans, Right of Way Chief Senator Anthony...

Restoration Concerts Tickets Available

Tickets are now available for the 22nd annual Restoration Concert Series hosted by The Friends of the South Pasadena Public Library. The Series brings...

Pacifico Dance Company at The Broad Stage

The Broad Stage presents Pacífico Dance Company on Saturday, October 20 at 11 a.m. with a family program titled Mexico, de Tierra d Mar....

NBA Photographer Andrew Bernstein to be honored at SPARC gARTen pARTy...

Famed NBA photographer Andrew Bernstein, recipient of this year’s Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Curt Gowdy Media Award, will be among the group...

Throwback Thursday | Infamous Off-Ramp at Fair Oaks

The maximum speed limit for Arroyo Seco Parkway was 45 mph when it opened on December 30, 1940. Taking the Fair Oaks Avenue exit...

Remembering Local Family After 9/11 Attacks

On, perhaps, America’s most somber day, flowers were placed on the ground below a plaque outside South Pasadena City Hall Tuesday, paying respects to...

SHOW: Beautiful Myth | JT Burke

JT Burke's newest mural was just installed outside of Fabrik Projects in the La Cienega gallery district. Titled "In Paradisum Cantavit" (Latin for "The...

Remembering September 11, 2001

I woke up to the morning news September 11, 2001 on a friend’s couch while I was living in Santa Barbara. I remember the...

Teen Advisory Board | Brainstorming Ideas, Expressing Opinions

The purpose of this group is to gather a small team of high school students, and allow them to brainstorm ideas and express opinions...

Naomi Hirahara, Award-Winning Author and South Pasadena High Graduate, ...

“Life after Manzanar” is a 2018 book co-written by mystery and nonfiction author Naomi Hirahara, who graduated from South Pasadena High School, and Heather C....

Renowned Artist Ken Fandell Opens SPARC Gallery Exhibit

The first thing you notice about the new art installation by Ken Fandell at the SPARC Gallery is the pure scale. There is something...

Party of the Season | SPARC gARTen pARTy Event

This very special gala event has limited tickets available Get your tickets now Online Click Here Hosted by Bill and Mary Urquhart South Pasadena Arts Council’s...