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Closing Reception for Todd Westover Exhibit at Monopole Wine

There are two weeks left to check out the Todd Westover exhibit at Monopole Wine and there will be a closing reception on Saturday June 17th from 5pm-10pm. Skip Heller and the Hollywood Blues...

South Pasadena High School exhibition at SPARC gallery

An artists’ reception was held to open the SPARC Gallery Annual SPHS Juried Art Show on May 27. The annual art show was begun by the South Pasadena Chamber and Scott Feldman several years...

Memorial Day Ceremony Moving & Meaningful

Memorial Day Ceremonies & Presentations at the South Pasadena War Memorial Facility. The room was filled with attendees. Truly meaningful and heartfelt presentations included stories from Congresswoman Judy Chu, State Assemblyman Chris Holden, Yvette...

Shanghai Photography Exhibit – This Week Only!

Congresswoman Judy Chu was on hand to help the South Pasadena Library open Shanghai, The City of Innovation 2017 on Sunday afternoon, where the public was invited to view the photographs and participate in...

Extraordinary “Bungalow Heaven” Screening at South Pasadena Library on June 15

A Film Night featuring a screening of the acclaimed documentary “Bungalow Heaven: Preserving a Neighborhood” will be presented on Thursday, June 15 in the Library Community Room at 7 p.m. The event will also...

SPHS Drama presents: A Night of Scenes

On the night of may 24th, 2017 the students of the SPHS Drama I and II classes delighted members of the South Pasadena community with an extremely varied, and masterful array of scenes. Acting...

The 710 Decision & Why It’s Important to Stay Engaged

Response to Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority Decision on SR 710 Alternative May 25, 2017 Jan SooHoo Claire Bogaard Los Angeles, CA – The No 710 Action Committee has spent more than seven years engaging in every aspect...

Look Out South Pasadena!

Peter Dills | Dining with Dills Heard Weekly On KLAA Anaheim, KZSB Santa Barbara & Seen On Charter Cable Television We are so thrilled to have Peter Dills here bringing us the best in dining, eats,...

LA Metro Board of Directors Vote to Drop 710 Tunnel

Los Angeles, CA - In a historic vote on Thursday morning, the Los Angeles Metro Board of Directors passed a notion that drops the Tunnel Alternative as a solution for the SR 710 North...

SPUSD Snapshot: SPHS Competes at ‘Music in the Parks’

On Saturday, May 20, 2017, a group of SPHS choir students attended the Music in the Parks Competition at Knott's Berry Farm. For most of the students, this event was their first opportunity to...

South Pasadena STEPS RIGHT UP To Annual SPEF Fundraiser

The South Pasadena Educational Foundation’s, or SPEF, annual Fundraiser Parti Gras, raised a Big Top of fun Saturday night. This year’s fundraiser theme was “Vintage Carnival”. Parti Gras Chairs Kathleen Michel & Larry Abelson...

Delving into our elementary school art program with Sarit Swanborn

I managed to corner visual arts teacher, Sarit Swanborn, during the recent Open House at Arroyo Vista where the students’ artwork could be seen in every single room on campus reflecting Swanborn’s influence on...

South Pasadena Chamber Mixer at Aro Latin

It was a decidedly festive atmosphere at the Chamber Mixer held at Aro Latin restaurant, hosted by owner Karan Raina on Monday evening. As the sun set, chamber members gathered for sangria, white wine...

Cookies and Volunteers Needed for ‘Operation Cookie’

Cookies are needed for hospitalized, homeless and special needs veterans as part of the annual “Operation Cookie” project to be held on Wednesday, May 24th at the Woman’s Club of South Pasadena. The veterans...

Laura Parker ‘Imagining Infinity’ at SPARC Gallery

The South Pasadena Arts Council (SPARC) is pleased to present the exhibition LAURA PARKER – IMAGINING INFINITY at SPARC Gallery, located at the South Pasadena Chamber of Commerce on Mission Street.  Sam Mellon and...

South Pasadena High School End of the Year Open House

Families of SPHS high school students walked the campus Tuesday exploring classrooms full of exciting projects from in depth, 20 minute long movies, to dioramas, paintings, math calculations, business models, maps, woodworking and beautiful...

After Open House Teacher Brunch at SPHS

As is tradition, the SPHS PTSA put out a brunch spread for the teachers and staff the morning after their final Open House of the year. The teachers enjoyed a full yogurt bar with...

Wonderful Peltier Home on Mission Street

Most of us here in South Pasadena are familiar with the beautiful showroom of Peltier Home at 1011-A Mission Street but not everyone understands all that Amy Peltier and her team offer. Not only is...

Hit musical The Last Five Years comes to Pasadena’s Lineage Performing Arts Center June...

WHO: The Lineage Performing Arts Center. Written by Jason Robert Brown and directed by Marisa Echeverria and Hilary Thomas WHAT: The Last Five Years , an Off-Broadway musical that tells two different versions of the same...

PTSA Honors Several at Award Luncheon at SPHS

The PTSA Honorary Service Award Luncheon was held in the SPHS main gym where a lovely, Hawaiian buffet was served. Jon Primuth presided over the festivities which traditionally includes surprising honorees with their service...

Open House at Arroyo Vista Elementary

Arroyo Vista Elementary School families enjoyed a balmy evening of sno-cones, socializing, thanking teachers and looking at their childrens' work in classrooms throughout the campus. It was a festive atmosphere as every teacher had...

Eclectic Music Festival Draws Largest Turnout Yet

The Eclectic Music Festival was the biggest ever with the headliner, Ozomatli, kicking it up a notch in our fair city. Early in the day, there was a threat of rain, but the clouds...

Spring School Games at SPHS : SPUSD Snapshot

On Friday, May 12, 2017, SPHS student athletes participated in the 2017 San Gabriel Valley Spring School Games sponsored by the Special Olympics. The athletes were involved in several events including the softball throw,...

South Pasadena Library Presents ‘Shanghai, the City of Innovation, 2017’

The entire community is invited for an opening reception for a professional photography exhibition entitled “Shanghai, the City of Innovation, 2017”. The reception will be presented in the South Pasadena Library Community Room at 4...

SPUSD Snapshot : Expressing Feelings Through Art

Congratulations to SPHS Senior, Clara Ubalejo, for winning first place in the 2017 “Expressing Feelings Through Art” (EFTA) competition sponsored by the Light Bringer Project at Art Center College of Design. Fellow senior, Saliko...

Young Mathletes Excel at the 26th Annual Elementary Math Field Day

South Pasadena’s finest young mathletes gathered at the 26th Annual Elementary Math Field Day, held Saturday, May 13, at Monterey Hills Elementary School. A total of 114 mathematically talented fourth and fifth grade students...

PCDA Welcomes Community to Open House May 23

Professional Child Development Associates (PCDA) will host its annual Open House, a FREE event open to the public on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at their facility, 620 N Lake Avenue, Pasadena from 5:30 p.m....

Seniors Display Their Colors at SPHS Chalk Day

On Friday, May 12, SPHS Seniors participated in the school's annual Chalk Day. The students convened at the Tiger Patio and created works of art emblematic of their future alma maters.  

World Renowned Navajo Artist, Ray Tracey, at Santa Fe Crafts

After a wildly successful trunk show in April, Santa Fe Crafts is thrilled to welcome legendary Navajo jeweler, Ray Tracey, to their South Pasadena shop for a very special trunk show June 2 &3....
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