Thursday, May 23, 2019

Matt Wakumoto

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Julie Giulioni | School Board and Beyond

For homebuyers, South Pasadena has many attractive attributes: beautiful houses line South Pasadena’s streets, stores and restaurants are walkable, and a strong community bands the city together. However for many families, South Pasadena’s public...

ELECTIONS IN NOVEMBER | SPUSD Board of Education Enters Next Chapter

With elections for the school board approaching, local community members have started their bids to secure spots on the council. Of the hopefuls, incumbents Julie Guilioni and Michele Kipke have announced their intentions to...

Democratic Letter: IRS Must Give Small Businesses and Individuals the Same Leniency Given to...

Washington D.C. – Today, Rep. Judy Chu (CA-27) and 12 Democratic members of the Ways and Means Committee sent a letter to Acting Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Commissioner David Kautter urging the IRS to...

MISSING PERSON: Andrew Dart

The South Pasadena Police Department is currently looking for local resident Andrew Dart after he failed to return home on Saturday, June 21. Dart, who suffers from mental illness, stands at roughly 5’10” with fair...

Before Present: A 710 Exhibit That Walks You Through the Fight

South Pasadena is home to an array of houses that tell unique stories. Not often, however, do the residents of such houses dig deep to find and develop the narratives that live within their...

District Champions | South Pasadena Little League All Stars Dominate District 18

Throughout June, South Pasadena All-Star Little League teams fought within their respective districts for a chance at advancement in the tournament. Of South Pasadena’s five eligible softball and baseball teams, all five were able...

Video Workshop a Success | 710 Stories Documented at South Pasadena Library

The South Pasadena Public Library hosted a two day workshop as a part of the California Listens project on Saturday June 16 and Sunday June 17. The workshop, which was led by StoryCenter, aimed...

I-710 Caltrans/Metro Hearing Attended by the South Pasadena Preservation Foundation

The South Pasadena Preservation Foundation attended the hearing regarding the supplemental Environmental Impact Report (FRDEIR/SDEIS) for the 710 extension on Wednesday, June 18. The two hour meeting was held at Maranatha High School and...

BREAKING NEWS: Downed Power Line Near Orange Grove

A transformer exploded on the 400 block of Prospect road on Thursday, July 5, resulting in a downed powerline. The high-voltage power line fell onto a driveway and into the middle of the street,...

Fireworks! Festival of Balloons Firework Show Wows the Crowd

The Festival of Balloons held its annual firework show at the South Pasadena High School field on Wednesday, July 4. The display, which was produced by Pyro Spectacular, lasted roughly 20 minutes and included...