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EVENT MONDAY: Memorial Day Ceremony at War Memorial Building

Memorial Day, a day on which those who died in active military service are remembered, will be observed Monday, May 28, in South Pasadena...

LIBRARY SHOWCASE: Railroad History by Dan Evans

By Daniel M. Evans In 1895 two speculators built a single-track, narrow gauge electric line down Fair Oaks, west on Mission Street, in front of...

Cool Jazz for SPARC Night at Blue Guitar

The Blue Guitar, located at the Arroyo Seco Golf Course, was at maximum capacity as the sold out crowd thoroughly enjoyed the cool jazz...

ALICE IN WONDERLAND Success Leads to New Slate of Shows Next...

South Pasadena High School dance department produced a lush, whimsical Alice In Wonderland for it’s final show of the year that was a smashing...

Wow! What a Big Family

Lu King is young at heart, sprite and looking like she’s just getting started in life as she turns 85 years old in a...

Operation Cookie: South Pasadena helps hospitalized, homeless and special needs veterans

Organizers of “Operation Cookie,” a day when the good comes out of so many who provide delectable treats to hospitalized, homeless and special needs...

SPHS Tianhao Wei Headed to CIF Masters Track Meet

South Pasadena High sophomore Tianhao Wei is headed to the next level of competition after winning the Division 3 triple jump at last weekend’s...

TWELFTH NIGHT – Love is in the Air at Parson’s Nose

For those still swooning over the Royal Wedding, the delightful crew at Parson’s Nose is here to carry you on to more heights of...

Pasadena Playhouse Announces 2018-19 Season

 The Los Angeles return of Ragtime L.A. premiere of Nia Vardalos’ Tiny Beautiful Things, West End production of The Woman in Black, a new comedy,...

Open House Double Feature: Arroyo Vista and Monterey Hills Elementary Schools

Arroyo Vista and Monterey Hills Elementary Schools invited parents, grandparents and friends to their respective campuses last Thursday for open house, an annual ritual...

World Renowned Graffiti Artist & Teachr Hosts “Face to Face” Art...

  WHO: True to his name, Teachr (Keith Biele) focuses on education and the most important resource we have – our children. Hailed one of Los...

UPDATED: Parti Gras | 80’s Party was Totally Tubular Dude

PHOTOS UPDATED Over the years, it has become the biggest bash of the year in South Pasadena. Parti Gras, with an 80s theme, exceeded all expectations...

A Day in the Life of our South Pasadena Firefighters

When I arrive at the firehouse, dinner preparations are already in full swing. Captain Dan Dunn is cooking tonight and, as is most times...

$10,000 Awarded | Oneonta Club Scholarships Ceremony

Launched in 1975 with no dollars in the endowment, today, with generous gifts coming from the Oneonta Club membership and others recognizing its importance,...

Excellence Awarded: On to Nationals for SkillsUSA | South Pasadena High...

Article Submitted by: Dhruv Vansadia This year, SkillsUSA South Pasadena sent 37 students to the State Leadership and Skills Conference in Ontario, CA. These students competed in...

Mother’s Day at the Senior Center in South Pasadena

Robert Joe, who serves on the South Pasadena City Council, knows the importance of mothers, noting they “make up a crucial part of our...

TWELFTH NIGHT Opens at Parson’s Nose

Parson’s Nose Theater (PNT), the acclaimed classical comedy theater company, opens “Clearly Classic: Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night” this weekend. “Clearly Classic” is a new PNT...

“A Smile Sums It Up” Math Field Day Entertains South Pasadena...

“A SMILE SUMS IT UP” was the theme for the day as South Pasadena’s finest young mathletes gathered at the 27th Annual Elementary Math...

Council Meeting to Address Water, Budget, Survey Results

Residents are invited to hear updates on water, the municipal budget, and the results of a community survey on Wednesday, May 16, at the...

South Pasadena High School Prom 2018

They came by limousine, Uber Lux, and party bus to the Autry Museum of The American West for South Pasadena High School’s junior/senior prom...

Parti Gras! Totally Rad Time Ahead

Parti Gras, the South Pasadena Educational Foundation’s largest fundraiser of the year, is scheduled to take place from 6 to 11:30 p.m. on Saturday,...

CIF CHAMPIONS: Badminton! South Pasadena High School Dominates

South Pasadena High’s badminton team has reason to celebrate after coming away with an 11-10 victory over Cypress last Saturday at Arcadia High to...

Where We’re Going We Won’t Need Roads

MOSAIC will be hosting the next movie night at The Rialto on Friday, May 18th at 7:30pm. We will be showing Back to the Future....

A Rollicking NOISES OFF at A Noise Within – Extended!

A Noise Within is currently running a fantastic revival of one of their signature productions, a rip roaring, hysterical Noises Off which has proved...

Kids are Kind to Animals

Kids demonstrated just how kind they are to animals by participating in this year’s “Be Kind to Animals” Art Contest in the city. Recognized for...

South Pasadena Teacher of the Year

Jill Reddy, who teaches kindergarten at Arroyo Vista Elementary School, has been selected as the 2017-18 Teacher of the Year in the South Pasadena...