Monthly Archives: February 2019

Woman’s Club of South Pasadena | Meeting Honors Woman’s History Month

March is Woman's History Month, and members of the Woman's Club of South Pasadena (WCSP) will be donning a variety of hats representing various...

Throwback Thursday | The Wonders of Busch Gardens

Imagine a place where the sun shines year round. The air is dry. And the sandy, smooth-stoned wash seems dryer still, most of the...

City Council | Community Outreach Plan to Address Budget Deficit

South Pasadena City officials warn of a serious budget deficit facing the city that is expected to grow over the next five years. Community...

Last Chance to see ‘Into the Unknown’ | Cyndi Bemel Photography

This week is your last chance to see Photographer Cyndi Bemel's series of photos which capture a unique look at South Pasadena, on display...

Rotary Club | Dan Evans Speaks About Past in Germany

Past Rotary President Dan Evans was the program speaker for the February 25 meeting of the Rotary Club of South Pasadena at Oneonta Church. Evans described...

Overturned Car at City Limits | Local Coverage

Firefighters were called to the scene of a crash Tuesday afternoon, resulting in an overturned vehicle at State Street and Pasadena Avenue, just outside...

College Torch College Counseling | Recommendation Letter Advice From an Expert

As a former full-time public school teacher, I’m going to reveal something from my first teaching year that I know I’m supposed to keep...

AYSO Turns 40 | Youth Soccer Organization Celebrates

Youth soccer in South Pasadena is holding a big birthday celebration this year. That’s right, AYSO Region 214, representing South Pasadena and San Marino, is...

Weekly Crime Summary | Feb 19-25

The Weekly Crime Summary is a list of reported auto thefts, burglaries, robberies and other activities occurring in the City of South Pasadena. An...

Oneonta Club | World-Class Photographer Next Speaker

Maurice Roper, a professional photographer who has done much of his work with NBC, will be the guest speaker at the next Oneonta Club...

SPHS Music Department | Annual Spaghetti Dinner Thursday

Looking to fill your belly with some delicious Italian food while also supporting the arts? South Pasadena High’s Instrumental Department is hosting its annual spaghetti...

SPPD | Free Self-Defense Class for Women on Mar 30

A free self-defense class for women, conducted by South Pasadena Police Department officials, is scheduled for Saturday, March 30, from 9 to 10 a.m....

Coexisting With Coyotes | Meeting on Wednesday

Sponsored by the South Pasadena Animal Commission, the Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA will provide a visual presentation and Q&A on Wednesday, February 27, at...

Oneonta Club Christens New Location | Top Gun at Oneonta

The Oneonta Club inaugurated its new meeting location at the War Memorial Building earlier this month. The new location marks a departure from Oneonta Congregational...

Commission Congress | Meeting at War Memorial Building Thursday

In a change from the past, the City of South Pasadena will recognize those who have served the city during a Commission Congress scheduled...

Outgoing Commissioners Honored | City Council Gives Thanks

They spent long hours committed to a cause, serving on one of 14 commissions in the City of South Pasadena before being honored for...

Weekly WISPPA Newsletter | February 25

NEXT WISPPA MEETING SATURDAY, MARCH 2 at 9:30. (Come at 9:00 a.m. for conversation and refreshments) This will be a business meeting with updates on the city...

Pancake Breakfast | Cub Scouts Annual Fundraiser Feeds More than Hunger

Pancakes were on the menu early Saturday morning for many South Pasadenans and visitors to the city who headed over to Calvary Presbyterian Church...

South Pasadena Welcomes Their Newest Barbershop | Ribbon Cutting at Square Deal

John Halminski’s barbershop, Square Deal in South Pasadena, was carefully created with a similar old school atmosphere. In 1935, Halminski's grandfather William opened a barbershop...

Marengo Talent Show | Kids Showcase Their Skills at SPMS

They sang, danced and showcased their talents last Friday and Saturday as students at Marengo Elementary School dazzled audiences during a pair of talent...

A Noise Within Presents “The Glass Menagerie” by Tennessee Williams

A Noise Within (ANW), California’s acclaimed classic repertory theatre, is proud to present the play that made Tennessee Williams a household name, The Glass...

SPPD | Man Arrested for Package Theft

South Pasadena police arrested a 27-year old man from Los Angeles after he allegedly stole a package off the porch of home in the...

Prayer Breakfast | ‘Door of Hope’ Hosted By Holy Family Church

It’s a problem that isn’t going away, the fact that 53,000 people in Los Angeles County are homeless, including 5,000 children. Offering more than a...

Thursday Night Fire | Apartment Complex Floor Heater Ignited

A fire broke out in the apartment complex located at 1429 Monterey Road Thursday February 21, 2019. According to Battalion Chief Chris Szenczi, no injuries...

Sasquatch Sighting At Council Chambers

Michael Cacciotti, cupping his hand to his right ear, heard something in the bushes outside the South Pasadena City Council Chambers. “Could it be?” asked...

FOSSELMAN Brothers Scoop Past The Centennial

My brothers, Chris and John Fosselman, shook their heads in amazement when talking about their business, Fosselman’s Ice Cream, celebrating 100 years in the...

Senior Center Events | Feb 22-Mar 1

The following will be offered: Friday, February 22, 10:30 a.m. – The Political Aftermath of the 2018 Elections – Presented by Dr. Andrew Winnick, an...

Rob Schneider Returns to the Ice House | Comedy Legend Comes to Pasadena

Emmy-nominated actor Rob Schneider, well known for his trademark blend of character and comedic acting will headline one special event show at the Ice House...

City Council Meeting | Friends Remember Vanessa Marquez

Two friends of actress Vanessa Marquez, who was fatally shot by South Pasadena Police last summer, spoke at Wednesday’s City Council meeting seeking answers...

THURSDAY: SNOW REPORTED IN PASADENA!

Stay tuned for photos.... It's now snow-rain mixed in South Pasadena as of 2:00pm 2-21-2019.... https://youtu.be/wp68ILvIU1U   South Pasadena experienced a kind of rain/snow mixed called: Graupel (see...
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