April 19, 2021, 5:13 am

City of South Pasadena | Final Election Results

The LA County Registrar late Monday issued the final certified results of the Nov. 3 election, in which a record 4,338,191 voters took part. At 76 percent, voter turn out was also high, up...

COVID UPDATE | New Lockdown Orders in Place

MEDIA RELEASE: Health officials are tracking the state by five regions: Northern California, Bay Area, Greater Sacramento, San Joaquin Valley and Southern California. Regional Stay at Home Order would go into effect after 48 hours in...

CLOSING: La Fiesta Grande | Restaurant Says Goodbye After 28 Years

Jane Brust calls their enchiladas “the best.” She is not alone in expressing how much the food served at La Fiesta Grande will be missed. Fellow South Pasadena resident Sam Valdivia is also among those...

UPDATED REPORT: Man Killed in South Pasadena After Attacking Residents

Just before 10 am Saturday morning, a white man in his 40s entered the home of his estranged girlfriend on the 500 block of Five Oaks Dr. in South Pasadena by throwing a paving...

State Mandated Affordable Housing Units | Major Pushback on Quotas

Nearly a quarter of the of 197 municipal and county members of the Southern California Association of Governments have appealed the number of affordable housing units the state is ordering them to plan for...

Holy Family Food Bank Lends Helping Hand for Thanksgiving

They lined up by the hundreds Monday, full of gratitude for the generosity and thoughtfulness provided by Holy Family Church in South Pasadena. One by one those in the crowd – staying safely apart as...

South Pasadena Police Chief Joe Ortiz Retires | On Administrative Leave Until March

South Pasadena Police Chief Joe Ortiz “has announced his intention to retire effective March 1, 2021,” according to a city press release. Interim City Manager Sean Joyce has appointed Deputy Police Chief Brian Solinsky...

Curfew Imposed | COVID Surge Prompts Strict Mandate

MEDIA RELEASE: Upon assessment of the recent, unprecedented rate of rise in increase in COVID-19 cases across California, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) is taking immediate actions to prevent the spread of the...

Twoheys Opens! | New Location Ready to Go in South Pasadena

After a long-anticipated return of a regional diner staple, Twoheys — “The Home of the Stinko Burger” — was officially welcomed to South Pasadena on Wednesday with a ribbon cutting hosted by the Chamber...