Thursday, October 17, 2019

Rialto Theatre | Uncertain Future as City Council Pressed for Answers

Jan Marshall lives on Oxley Street in South Pasadena “right down from the disintegrating Rialto Theater,” she told City Council members recently, urging for improvements to the aging structure that has been an eyesore...

Paul Abbey | Businessman & Super-Volunteer Passed Away Friday

Paul Abbey, a longtime volunteer for the South Pasadena Tournament of Roses Committee, passed away on Friday due to a sudden massive heart attack, according to his family. “Paul was one of those super volunteers,”...

Looks Like No Grocery Strike | Workforce Seeks Resolution

It appears a strike involving two of Southern California’s grocery chains, which include Vons/Pavilions in South Pasadena and Ralphs and Albertson in Alhambra, will be avoided. The Grocery Workers’ Union has reached a tentative labor...

MOSAIC CHURCH | Operating at the Middle School: Agreement is Drafted

At its meeting tonight , the South Pasadena Unified School District is set to consider a contract for up to five years allowing the Mosaic Church to use the South Pasadena Middle School auditorium,...

Shop Talk | Small Business Growth and Essentials

It’s clear, Joumana "JB" Barakat wants to help small businesses, like those found in South Pasadena, succeed. Representing the Foothill Workforce Development Board, “JB,” has a wealth of resources and assistance, much of which she...

ACE Hardware Grand Opening | ‘Board Cutting’ Ceremony FRIDAY

ACE Hardware officials will cut a board, not a traditional ribbon, Friday, August 30, at 8 a.m. to commemorate its official grand opening. The celebration of Ace Hardware coming to South Pasadena will be held...

MOVIE NIGHT FRIDAY | Hotbox Vintage & Videotheque Bring You “The Green Ray”

August might be wrapping up, but that doesn’t mean summer fun has to end! Come spend your Friday evening under the stars with an outdoor screening of The Green Ray (Le Rayon Vert), hosted by...

Location, Location | Citizens Business Bank Amongst Multiple Establishments Making Big Changes

As major development project proposed at the corner of Mission Street and Fair Oaks Avenue in South Pasadena begins to unfold, Citizens Business Bank, currently occupying the site, will soon be relocating north to...

Recycling Center Vanished | Pavilions Location Looking for Options

The Pavilions Grocery store parking lot location on Fair Oaks lost it's 3rd-party recycling vendor: RePlanet.  RePlanet closed over 300 locations in Southern California this week after declaring bankruptcy reports say. Currently, there is no...

CalTrans Housing Advocates Say Closing out NEPA is an Opportunity

The City of South Pasadena and allied cities and groups have a window of opportunity “to gain some control” over the sale and preservation of the properties in the former SR-710 North corridor, according...