Friday, May 29, 2020

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Latest News

BREAKING NEWS

Business

Reopening LA County | Restaurants, Barbershops, Salons Get Green Light

It might feel like a new day – a bright one indeed, with the announcement Los Angeles County on Friday has received permission from...

Churches

CalTrans & Ongoing No-710 Issues

Schools | South Pasadena District

NEW PRINCIPAL | Arroyo Vista Elementary

PRESS RELEASE: South Pasadena Unified School District (SPUSD) has named Kim Sinclair as the new principal for Arroyo Vista Elementary School (AV). “We are so happy...

South Pasadena News | Featured Articles

Reopening LA County | Restaurants, Barbershops, Salons Get Green Light

It might feel like a new day – a bright one indeed, with the announcement...

NEW PRINCIPAL | Arroyo Vista Elementary

PRESS RELEASE: South Pasadena Unified School District (SPUSD) has named Kim Sinclair as the new principal...

Public Library Summer Reading Program | ‘Dig Deeper! Read, Investigate, Discover’

The South Pasadena Public Library’s Summer Reading Program—Dig Deeper! Read, Investigate, Discover—will take place Monday,...

2020 Rosebud Parade | Thousands Tune in to Virtual Broadcast

The Tournament of Roses on Thursday hosted the first-ever virtual Rosebud Parade, featuring homemade floats. And...

Special City Council Meeting | Assemblymember Chris Holden Talks Budget & Caltrans Housing

In the latest of a series of updates from South Pasadena’s state and federal legislative...

Art Happenings This Week | May 29 – June 4

The National Theatre presents its much loved production of “This House” which enjoyed a West...

SPUSD Graduations | Schedules and Plans for All Schools in South Pasadena

Reflecting the current times, a world engulfed in the coronavirus, South Pasadena Unified School District...

SPPD Police Chief Update | Domestic Violence Calls Spike

Imposed lockdowns by governments throughout the world may have eased coronavirus concerns, but reports of...

123 Cases in South Pasadena | COVID-19 Update

MEDIA RELEASE: 05/28 Update Cases through 8:00pm 05/27/2020 *including cases reported by Long Beach and Pasadena Health Departments **...

Farmers’ Market | The Outdoor Alternative

The Farmer’s Market in South Pasadena is considered an essential service, so it has kept...

SPFD Fire Chief Update | Small Increase in COVID Cases

South Pasadena saw a slight increase in coronavirus cases, explained Paul Riddle, the city’s fire...

SPHS Class of 2020 | Seniors Pick up Caps & Gowns for Graduation

Approximately 250 graduating seniors at SPHS experienced a right-of-passage of a different sort last week...

A World Less Certain | Whiplash Flashback

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

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 **...

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...