Monthly Archives: June 2018

ENDING TONIGHT: Summer Concerts Return to Garfield Park

The South Pasadena Concerts in the Park series returns to Garfield Park with the support of local organizations and individuals who have generously sponsored...

Lanes for Cars or Bikes?

No doubt you’ve seen them, those white double arrows with a bicycle painted below along busy Mission Street in South Pasadena. They’re in the center...

People Voice Concerns over Mandatory Study Hall Policy

A large number of community members attended the Board of Education meeting on Wednesday, June 26, to voice their concerns with the mandatory study...

The Square Deal: Barbery at its Finest

As a city, South Pasadena holds a unique charm. Historic houses line South Pasadena’s tree-laden streets, and local cornerstones like Fair Oaks Pharmacy make...

A Father’s Flag

This is the story of a father and his son. It is a story of duty, honor, sacrifice and unconditional love. For me, it...

Magic Wayne Dazzles Crowd

Puzzled looks as if to say, “How did he do that?” were visible all around the room as Wayne Kawamoto performed his magic during...

The Enduring Arts Legacy of South Pasadena’s Nelbert Chouinard Shines Brightly in Library Collection

South Pasadena is widely known for its prominent arts-oriented culture. Not surprisingly, the South Pasadena Library collection offers a wealth of materials on groundbreaking...

Enjoy Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast

It’s a longtime tradition many in the community take part in to kick start their Fourth of July celebration into high gear. The South Pasadena...

New Form Based Code Presented at Board of Education Meeting

The city of South Pasadena presented its new form based code master plan for Mission St. and Fair Oaks Ave. in the Board of...

Senior Center Activities | July 6 – July 13, 2018

The following will be offered: Friday, July 6 Blood Pressure Screening offered 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Offered by Transitions Hospice, participants are eligible for...

Senate Transportation Hearing

http://calchannel.granicus.com/MediaPlayer.php?view_id=7&clip_id=5661 Alhambra Testimony – 2:47:33 Metro Testimony – 2:49:08 Pasadena Testimony – 2:50:20 Senator Ben Allen’s Comments – 2:52:45 and 2:56:34 Senator Jim Beall’s Comments – 2:57:40 This was the...

Shelley Stephens | It’s About Time | SPARC Gallery Exhibition

The South Pasadena Arts Council (SPARC) is pleased to present the exhibition Shelley Stephens - It’s About Time at SPARC Gallery, located at the...

Fun Activities Following the 4th of July Parade in Garfield Park!

There will be plenty to do for families in Garfield Park after the parade. Join the fun by taking part in the following activities: ...

Weekly Crime Summary June 20 – 26

An alert and well-informed citizen makes you less of a target to a criminal. Remember; call the South Pasadena Police Department to report any...

Filming in South Pasadena June 16 to 28

Below are some of the recent productions filmed in South Pasadena: •6/27 – A commercial for “America’s Best Eyeglasses” was shot in the 1500 block...

Weekly WISPPA Newsletter | Week of June 27, 2018

WISPPA IS MARCHING IN THE FESTIVAL OF BALLOONS PARADE ON JULY 4TH. MEMBERS, FAMILY, AND FRIENDS - PLEASE JOIN US! This is a great opportunity...

Throwback Thursday | Swami Vivekananda Visits South Pasadena

Swami Vivekananda was a well-known spiritual leader in India during the late 1800s and early 1900s. He traveled to America in 1900, staying at...

Notice Of Public Hearing

Applicant: Juan Sermeno, R Signs Project Information: Design Review request for a proposal of one wall sign with cut out letters and logo for the tenant...

Pet of the Week: Max The Chihuahua

Max (A460360) is a friendly, 4-year-old Chihuahua who’d love a new home. Max enjoys going for walks in the park and hanging out with...

South Pasadena Joins Regional Vector Control District

South Pasadena will join the San Gabriel Valley Mosquito & Vector Control District (SGVMVCD) beginning July 1. Residents can expect a higher level of service...

Movies Under the Stars at Garfield Park: What You Missed and What’s to Come

They settled in by laying down blankets, pulling out food and beverages, and laughing and smiling in anticipation to what was about to be...

Norton Simon Garden Party

Garden Party Sat, June 30, 5:00–7:30 p.m. Celebrate the start of summer with the Museum’s annual Garden Party. Spend an evening exploring the sights and sounds...

4th of July Parade Line-Up 2018!

ENTRY 2017 PARADE 1. Fly Over by Foothill Air Support Team (FAST) 11:00 a.m. South Pasadena Police Department 2. Boy Scout Troop 139 - Color Guard 3....

Congresswoman Judy Chu Addresses Fifth Anniversary of Shelby County v. Holder

Washington, DC — Today marks the fifth anniversary of the Supreme Court’s Shelby County v. Holder decision, which gutted key provisions of the Voting Rights Act of 1965....

Avoid a DUI on the Fourth of July

One of the most anticipated summertime holidays is here, and many may have begun planning their celebrations with friends and loved ones. Alongside the fun...

What UUT is and How It Will Effect You

Ed Donnelly, who knows all about successful political measures in town, is back at it urging South Pasadena voters to maintain the utility users’...

Pro-Choice Leaders: SCOTUS Decision on Crisis Centers Will Hurt Women

“Today, the Supreme Court sided with anti-choice extremists over women. Its decision will directly harm women and undermine their rights to make their own...

The Festival of Balloons Committee

Meeting behind-the-scenes throughout the year are community members working long hours to ensure the Fourth of July is a festive occasion for South Pasadenans. Coordinating...

Two DUI Arrests in South Pasadena

An unusual number of police officers were patrolling South Pasadena streets late Friday night and early Saturday morning looking for drunk drivers. They caught two,...

Movie Under the Stars

They settled in by laying down blankets, pulling out food and beverages, and laughing and smiling in anticipation to what was about to be...
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